1888 Goodwin Champions Football Cards

The 1888 Goodwin Champions set is a 50-card multi-sport set. It includes the first football card ever printed, Henry Beecher of Yale. For more about the 1888 Goodwin Champions set and early Yale football cards, see my blog article, Y is for Yale. Thanks to Huggins & Scott Auctions for the scan of the Henry Beecher card.

Image Set # Card Title/Players Pro Team Position College Honors Notes Grades available at Nearmint Sports Cards
1888 Goodwin Champions Henry Beecher 1888 Goodwin Champions 1 Henry Beecher Yale The first football card