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1956-1975 Presidents/Great Americans PSA Graded Collection with 1956 Topps Presidents Set--#13 on Registry

Lot Number 1428

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Those who helped shape and guide the USA through its first two centuries get reverent treatment with this compelling collection of non-sport cards. Offered is a pairing of issues featuring important figures from our past with a 1956 Topps U.S. Presidents complete set of (36); and a lot of (26) 1975 Big Boy Great Americans. This patriotic assortment is entirely graded by PSA with top flight ratings of (NM to MINT).

 

 

As revered as the subjects of the 1956 Topps Presidents set are, so are these tastefully stored cards. Elected #13 on the PSA Registry, this stately set is house in two elegant, like-new albums with easy to shelve slipcover cases. Both albums are embossed on the end panels with the set title followed by the designations “Vol. I” and “Vol. II” respectively. (36) Cards feature all U.S. Presidents from George Washington through Dwight D. Eisenhower, plus two commemoratives titled Commander Washington and Signing the Declaration. These cards are located in the albums four per page in the order in which they served with the two commemoratives at the beginning as card numbers 1 and 2. Ranked #13 on the PSA Registry, this set has both a GPA and Weighted Rating of 8.056.

 

The grade breakdown is as follows:

 

PSA MINT 9: (2) cards with #22 and #26

 

PSA NM-MT 8: (32) cards with numbers: 3 George Washington, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19 Abraham Lincoln, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36 Dwight D. Eisenhower

 

PSA NM 7: (2) cards with #1 Commander Washington and #2 Signing the Declaration

 

 

 

In 1975 the Big Boy chain of restaurants gave customers a little something extra to chew on in the form of this Great Americans series of collector cards. Both entertaining and educational, this interesting series features art image portraits of memorable historic figures on the fronts and interesting biographical text on the backs. Present are a partial set of (14/30) and (12) duplicates.

 

The breakdown by grade is as follows:

 

PSA MT 9: (9) cards with: #1 Benjamin Franklin (OC), #7 Thomas Paine, (2) #12 James Madison (both OC), #13 Daniel Boone (OC), (2) #16 Betsy Ross (both OC), #22 Booker T. Washington (OC), #25 Clara Barton (OC)

 

PSA NM-MT 8: (13) cards with: #1 Benjamin Franklin, #5 John Paul Jones, #8 Martha Washington (OC), (2) #11 Nathan Hale, (2) #15 James Monroe, (2) #17 Daniel Webster, (2) #18 John Quincy Adams, (2) #21 Lewis and Clark

 

PSA NM7: (4) cards with: #5 John Paul Jones, #7 Thomas Paine (OC), #8 Martha Washington, #13 Daniel Boone



 
 
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