Lot 334 of 400:
Shawnee Country Club described by AW Tillinghast  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$900
Estimate:
$1,500 - $2,000

Title:
The Golf Course of the Shawnee Country Club Briefly Described

Author:
Tillinghast, A[lbert] W[arren]

Place:
Shawnee-On-Delaware, PA

Publisher:
Shawnee Country Club

Date:
[c.1911]

Description:

Folding pamphlet, unfolded 8x20", folded 8x5". Text on one side, photographs, and map of the golf course on the other side. Housed within original brown envelope, decorated in cream, printed in red.

Rare promotional publication written by Albert W. Tillinghast who was Secretary of the Shawnee Country Club at the time, and he supervised the golf course's planning and development. Not found in Donovan & Jerris or Murdoch. Very rare, this being the only copy we have encountered, though the second time we have offered it, the first being in August of 2009.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Slight wear to envelope; one tiny tear at the bottom edge at one crease; near fine.


 
Item number:
278984a
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