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1927-1939 University of Illinois "Homecoming" Pin/Programs/Ticket Stub Lot of (9) with 1927 National Champions

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Big 10 charter member the University of Illinois began college football play way back in 1890 and has long been a cornerstone of State pride. The greatest period of success for the "Fighting Illini" came during Robert Zuppke's 1913-1941 tenure as head coach, when the team won 7 conference titles and 4 national championships. Head back to the Zuppke era with this 1927-1939 collection of pins, programs and ticket stubs issued for "Homecoming" games.

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1927 Pin (EX-MT) Illinois vs Michigan from national championship season with photos of coach Zuppke, athletic director "G" Huff, university president David Kinley and team captain Robert Reitsch

1927 Program (VG+) vs Michigan from national championship season

1928 Pin (GD-VG) vs Northwestern with photos of Zuppke, Huff, Kinley and player A.J. "Butch" Nowack

1929 Ticket stub (VG) vs Michigan

1929 Program (VG+) vs Michigan

1931 Ticket stub (GD) vs Michigan

1931 Program (VG-EX+) vs Michigan

1939 Ticket stub (GD) vs Michigan

1939 Program (VG+) vs Michigan

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