A Large Assorted Group of Racing Memorabilia, early 20th century and later
    10-7/8 inches high x 13-7/8 inches wide (27.6 x 35.2 cm) (largest, photo)

    Property from the Estate of Charles Schalebaum

    Some contents include by are not limited to:
    1973 Indianapolis Motor Speedway checkered flag bandana with signatures;
    German book on Rudolf Caracciola, 1935;
    8K gold 100 Mile an Hour Club Indianapolis Speedway pin (reverse pins broken off);
    1911 letter and postal cover from the Indianapolis Motor Speedway about ticket order;
    Press photo of Hitler examining Mercedes Benz sports car;
    July 26, 1936 Race pamphlet with Nazi imagery;
    1915 Automobile magazine,
    Other press photos of Indy 500 races;
    Paper ephemera from 1915 and later;
    Photos of early car races;
    Photographic slides;
    and others.

    Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500.

    Condition Report*:

    Photos and paper goods of varying vintages and with varying amounts of wear.

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