Category Archives: Collectors Corner

Flashback: 1978-1979 Capitals Team Picture

Another giveaway from the olden days at Cap Centre. The Washington Capitals 1978-79 team picture. You have to love all the mustaches!

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Memorabilia Collecting Experiences in Detroit during the 1950s

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Caps First Collectible: 1977-78 Washington Capitals Photo Set

By Rodger M. Wood The earliest Capitals collectible I can recall was a set of fifteen 5×7 black and white photos. They were sold either at the old Capital Centre or sent/given by the Capitals players at team festivities and in response to mail requests during the 1977-1978 season.The “hot” photos in the set were […]

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Caps Still Sign Autographs

By Rodger M. WoodCollectors Corner will focus on Washington Capitals autographs, photos, sports cards, game used sticks, jerseys, and other Capitals hockey memorabilia from the present back to the Capitals’ inception in 1974.There will also be an occasional article about my Detroit childhood collecting of Red Wings and other NHL teams’ memorabilia in the 1950s. […]

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