Lot #6010
London 1908 Olympics Team USA Diploma Signed by James Edward Sullivan

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Estimate: $500+

Description

Original partly-printed athlete diploma from the American Olympic Committee for the London 1908 Olympics, 14 x 10.5, which reads: “This is to certify that H. P. Ramey by reason of his excellence and high standing as an Amateur Athlete, was selected as a member of the American Olympic Team, which at London, England, in July, competed and won the Olympic Games of 1908.” Signed at the conclusion by James Edward Sullivan as the American Committee secretary. In very good to fine condition, with two tape-repaired tears to top edge, and some creasing to corners. Horace Patton Ramey (1885-1974) competed in the 400 metres and the 800 metres at the 1908 Summer Olympics in London.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Olympic Memorabilia
  • Dates: #613 - Ended July 22, 2021