Jackie Robinson contracts: ESPN uses John Reznikoff to authenticate the most valuable documents ever to be offered for sale: Jackie Robinson contracts. The legendary Los Angeles Dodger’s signature has taken a tour of ballparks across the US so fans everywhere could view a monumental piece of baseball history.
A piece of John Lennon’s hair recently sold for $35,000 at auction. Collector John Reznikoff explains to CBS that it’s because “People are interested in owning a piece of history and a piece of famous people.” Read the full Washington Post article.
Paper isn’t made to last a long time, but that doesn’t mean that it can’t. The Ephemera Fair celebrates these historical pieces of paper and features many aspects of John Reznikoff’s work and knowledge.