Curly Lambeau Typed Letter Signed AUTO 1940 Green Bay Packers Letterhead PSA/DNA LOA

Earl Louis "Curly" Lambeau (d 1965) was founder, player, and first coach of the Green Bay Packers professional American football team. He shares the distinction with rival George Halas of the Chicago Bears of coaching his team to the most NFL championships, with six. Lambeau also coached the Arizona Cardinals (Chicago Cardinals at the time) in 1950 and 1951 and the Washington Redskins in 1952 and 1953

Offered is an 8.5” x 11” typed letter signed by legendary Packers coach and Pro Football Hall of Famer, Curly Lambeau dated May 16, 1940 in blue steel tipped pen. He writes to College Football Hall of Famer, Gust Zarnas (Ohio State) about his contract and that he needs to make a decision either way.  Fascinating insight into the nitty gritty of contract negotiation between players and teams in the early days of the NFL.  Includes the original mailing envelope that Zarnas jotted a bunch of handwritten notes.

Zarnas would eventually sign his contract as, he did play during the 1940 season before going off to serve in the Military during World War II.

Signature a 10/10

Full LOA from PSA/DNA



Item: 12810

Price: $7,900.00
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Curly Lambeau Typed Letter Signed AUTO 1940 Green Bay Packers Letterhead PSA/DNA LOA