Collection AR23 - Crystal Palace Football Club Salaries Book

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Crystal Palace Football Club Salaries Book


  • 1953 (Creation)

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4 ff

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Retrieved from a bonfire at Selhurst Park football ground. Donated by A P Harvey, November 1991.

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Accession Number: A23

Crystal Palace FC salaries book

Four loose pages

Item date: 1953

Depositor's Name: Harvey, A P

Accession date: 22/11/1991

Custodial history: Retrieved from a bonfire at Selhurst Park football ground

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Four loose pages, damaged by fire, from the salaries book of Crystal Palace Football Club, covering (with some parts missing) the weeks 20 Feb - 20 Mar 1953. Includes details of weekly salaries paid to management, players and other staff.

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Fragile, pages are mounted

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