THE GREAT INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY BOAT RACE. : ON THE RIVER THAMES (ENGLAND) FROM PUTNEY TO MORTLAKE 4 MILES 2 FURLONGS AUGUST 27TH 1869. . . .

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The Great International University Boat Race. : On the River Thames (England) from Putney to Mortlake 4 Miles 2 Furlongs August 27th 1869. . . .

Two-color lithograph, handcolored, 1869.
Large folio - image size 18 1/4 x 27 3/4" (46.3 x 70.5 cm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 99006
Price: $20,000.00
Publisher : New York published by Currier & Ives 152 Nassau St.
The title continues "Between the Picked Crews of the Harvard (American) and Oxford (English) Universities: Won by the Oxfords by a length and a half (or a half-length clear water) Time 22 Min 20 8/10 Sce.. . ." Plus three additional lines and two columns describing the two crews.

A very rare and important crew racing item.
Currier & Ives , Sports & Games , Rowing