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    COLLECTION OF PERSONAL MEMENTOS FROM EARLY NATIVE AMERICAN COLLEGE FOOTBALL STAR. James "Jimmie" Johnson (1879- 1942) was a full-blooded Stockbridge Indian who gained fame at the Carlisle Indian School and Northwestern. He joined the Carlisle team in 1899, the same year Pop Warner began as coach, and played at Northwester 1905-06. He was an All-American quarterback 1899-1903. In 1969 he was vote posthumously into the National Football Hall of Fame. This very special collection includes: 1) His official Hall of Fame induction certificate. 16" x 23" framed; 2) Three great turn-of-thecentury photos of him playing, one of which carries a signed personal note on reverse (rare autograph, as he died in 1942 and 3) His personal scrapbook of newspaper clippings documenting his years at Carlisle and Northwestern (12" x 10" book, 2" thick. Usual "aging"). (# This item may require additional shipping charges).

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    December, 2003
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