A collection of H. O. D. Segrave printed ephemera, photographs, photographic postcards and a Segrave trophy booklet

Zusammenfassung

  • Typ 
    Books & Magazines
  • Losnummer 
    133
  • Standort

Beschreibung

comprising a signed menu for the Dinner held at the Grand Hotel Birmingham, 16 May 1929, signed in pencil to front 'HOD Segrave' with an invitation to the same; a menu for the luncheon given by Sir Charles Cheers Wakefield in honour of Major H.O.D. Segrave at the Connaught Rooms, St Georges Day 1929, with separate guest list & table plan; nine motoring photographs including the 1000hp Sunbeam at Brooklands under police guard, Segrave and Brilti Peri at Monza in 1926; Segrave with Cotalen and other drivers in the pits, and other images, various dates, one framed and glazed; 10 post cards part of a scarce set published by Herbert depicting the two successful World Water Speed record attempts on Lake Windermere taking the record up to a speed of 98.76mph on 13 June 1930, and views of the last voyage of Miss England II and her fated crew; 'The Spirit of Adventure' booklet about the creation of the Segrave Trophy; a 1977 sepia tone print depicting the 1000hp Sunbeam at Daytona, 21 x 27cm, mounted, framed and glazed (loose in frame); and other printed, scanned and photocopied ephemera.
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