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Oval shaped Cigarette card titled 'E.A. Ted. Phelps' showing a tinted photo of a stern on view of Phelps posed at the catch. On the reverse the heading 'Carreras -Fine Quality Cigarettes- Popular Personalities- Ted Phelps' and the text describing how Phelps won the World Sculling Championship until 1933 and Doggett's Coat and Badge eight times. Underneath 'A Series of 72- Photograph No. 62'. Acadia Works- London, Eng.
Part of the Thomas E. Weil Collection. Thomas E. Weil is a very knowledgeable and respected collector of rowing memorabilia from all over the world. His extensive collection includes material from many years of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race, and Henley Royal Regatta. He also lectures and writes on rowing history and is a Trustee of the River and Rowing Museum.
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The Tom Weil Collection/Rowing
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