Lot 21 of 234:
Rare African-American Golf Tournament 1939  

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Estimate:
$600 - $900

Title:
Official Program. The Ninth Annual Central States Amateur Golf Championship

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Place:
St. Louis, MO

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Date:
1939

Description:

[36] pp. Original wrappers (detached), staple bound. 

This is a rare program from the Central States Golf Association, an African-American golf association. This was their 9th annual golf tournament and convention. It was held at The Paramount Golf Club in St. Louis, one of the oldest African American golf clubs west of the Mississippi. Contains many photos of African-American golfers, including  James W. Siler, Tommy Donaldson, Sam Shepard, Richard Young, Sanders Mason,  and Julia Siler, a United Golfers Association National Open champion. Julia Siler was elected to the national Afro-American Golfers Hall of Fame in 1964.

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Condition:
Wrappers and center pages detached from staples, some light wear; very good.


 
Item number:
298666
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