Knute Rockne Collection with Photograph, Music and Memorial Card 
Lot Number 1707
 
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Presented is a trio of vintage ephemera related to the distinguished Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne. Include are 1.) 1930 H.E. Elmore 8x10 black and white Knute Rockne photograph. This candid depiction portrays a smiling Rockne in a suit and tie and grades (VG) with minor surface scuffing and creases along with the olive matte being affixed to the photograph; 2.) 1930 Twenty Swedes Ran Through the Weeds original music. Skidmore Music Publishers of New York released this four-page document with Rockne and the Fighting Irish on the cover. Although the inner page is removed from the binding, the vibrant three-color front cover grades (VG-EX) while the black and white back cover is (VG); 3.) Dated March 31, 1931 University of Notre Dame Religious Bulletin supplement. This approximately 7-1/2 x 10 single sheet paper confirmed the death of the legendary coach and encouraged students to attend a religious mass in his honor. 
 
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