Real postcard photo of Griswold with a 256 pound Marlin. With his autograph notes of what was caught Sept 4th-18th and his signature on verso.

1919.

Captioned in the photograph: Marlin wt 256 Caught by F. Gray Griswold, Catalina Isl., Sept 5th, 1919. 3-3/8 x 5-1/2 inches. Horizontal crease, else fine. Signed by the author on verso Item #244016

Griswold has written on the front beneath the image: “6 fish in 15 days = 1215 pounds” and gives details of catch on the verso, documenting 6 fish from 4 to 18 September 1919. He has signed the card below the tally.

A choice bit of ephemra from sportsman Frank Gray Griswold, an early enthusiast of big game fishing at Catalina.

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