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Lot # 883: 1941 All-American Collection with Sweater, Blanket, and Team Photo - Presented to Mike Bucchianeri (Family Sourced)

Category: Football

Starting Bid: $300.00

Bids: 10 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "2020 Fall Classic",
which ran from 11/11/2020 7:00 PM to
12/11/2020 11:00 PM

Remarkable keepsakes from the personal collection of former Green Bay Packer and All-American Mike Bucchianeri. Collection features: 1) Beautiful white "King Sportswear Company" sweater (size 40) with a red, white and blue "All American 1941" crest sewn on the front. 2) Blue bound white blanket with an oversized "All American 1941" crest (measures 70x80" overall). 3) Typed letter by Arch Ward on Chicago Tribune letterhead dated April 18, 1941; discusses the 8th annual All-Star football game at Soldier Field. 4) 11x19" All Star Football Squad team photo featuring Jackie Robinson (vintage copy of team-signed piece). Sourcing directly from his family, this is just one of the many lots from the Bucchianeri collection in this auction including his 1944 Packers World Championship watch.

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