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    1920's Jess Sweetser Signed Photograph. Jess Sweetser was a stalwart of early American amateur golf, first capturing the NCAA individual title while at Yale University. He won the USGA Amateur in 1922 at The Country Club beating Bobby Jones and Chick Evans along the way and in 1926, he became the first American born player to win the British Amateur Championship at Muirfield. He represented the US on six Walker Cup teams and was twice Captain. This is a very handsome original signed photo. Unpersonalized inscription and signature rate 5/10 in black fountain pen ink, while photo and mount (6 x 7.5 and 8.5 x 11 respectively) are NRMT. LOA from Mark Emerson. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

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    April, 2010
    22nd-23rd Thursday-Friday
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