Vintage Collectibles - Paper
"Good Vibrations" by the Beach Boys (1975)
This is an original 45 record for the Beach Boys' classic 1975 hit, Good Vibrations. I still remember hearing this song for the first time and admiring its unique harmonic qualities. Good Vibrations will always be an icon....... Details
"Hawaiian Islands" Travel Booklet (1920s)
This is a great early Hawaiian travel booklet published in 1953. Lots of full-color photographs of the islands as they were more than 50 years ago. This booklet is in very good condition, at least 75 percent of mint........ Details
"Surf Bums in a Surf Van" (1960s)
Classic old image from inside a surf mobile, circa 1960. The posters on the walls are worth a small fortune today! If you know the surfers in this photo, please contact us... This vintage photograph is in very good....... Details
"Surfing: The Voice of the Surfing World" Volume 1, No. 1 (1960)
Surfing: The Voice of the Surfing World was the first monthly publication devoted to surfing, according to Tim De La Vega, author of Surfing Collectibles Guide. It "contained classic articles, poetry, period ads,....... Details
"The Diving Locker" Flyer (early 1960s)
This is a seldom-seen flyer for The Diving Locker in San Diego from the early 1960s. This flyer is in excellent or near-mint condition, at least 90 percent of mint. Very light wear with no creases, tack holes, tape marks,....... Details
Beach Boys Backstage Pass (1980s)
This is an original Beach Boys backstage pass in unused, like-new condition. Metallic cloth material with backing intact. In perfect condition. Measures approximately 3 1/4 inches wide by 4 3/4....... Details
Diwain Surfboards Business Card (1960s)
This is an original Diwain Surfboards business card from the early 1960s. Pre-dates area codes and zip codes! This card is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some minor stains as shown in scan. Light wear....... Details
Diwain Surfboards Laminate (1960s)
This is an original Diwain Surfboardspaper laminate from the early 1960s. This would have been glassed onto the deck of a Diwain surfboard back in the day. Great color and imagery going way back more than four....... Details
Don James Business Card (1960s)
This is an original business card for Dr. Don James, a pioneer surf photographer from the early 1960s. This vintage business card is in very good condition, about 85 percent of mint. Some minor soiling as shown in scan........ Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of an unidentified surfer in Hawaii, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and authentic. This piece is in....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of two surfers jockeying for position on a Hawaiian wave, circa 1961. Looks like Joey Cabell and Ricky Grigg, but they are not identified. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of two Hawaiian surfers on an outside reef, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and authentic. This piece is....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photograph of an unidentified surfer gliding across a glassy Hawaiian wave, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of an unidentified surfer going hard at Waimea, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and authentic. This....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of an unidentified surfer eating it, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and authentic. This piece is in....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of an unidentified surfer digging rail, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and authentic. This piece is in....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of an unidentified surfer going hard at Waimea or Makaha, circa 1961. This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine back in the early 1960s. Guaranteed original and....... Details
Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original Don James photo of an unidentified surfer going hard at big Sunset, circa 1961. (Looks like it could be Butch Van Artsdalen going switchfoot...) This vintage photo was purchased through SURFER Magazine....... Details
Duke Kahanamoku Swimming Card (1977)
This vintage Duke Kahanamoku sports card focused on his other water pursuit: swimming. The Duke invented the "crawl" and won gold medals in the 1912 and 1920 Olympic Games, winning silver in the 1924 Olympics behind Johnny....... Details
Enns & Taylor Business Card (early 1960s)
This is an original business card for Enns and Taylor Surfboard Repairing. This piece is in near-mint condition, at least 90 percent of mint. Very light wear with no creasing. No tack holes, tape marks, insect damage,....... Details
First Annual Pacific Beach Surfboard Contest Entry Form (1962)
Where were you in '62? I wasn't even born yet! This is an official entry form for the first annual Pacific Beach Surfboard Contest held at Crystal Pier on May 26, 1962. This vintage two-page entry form is in excellent or....... Details
Gomes Fiberglassing Logo (1960s)
This is an original Gomes Fiberglassing logo printed on heavy stock. Pre-dates zip codes! Appears to have been cut out of a brochure or promotional piece. Could be a laminate but probably not, as most lams were printed on....... Details
Gordie Surfboards Card (1960s)
This is an original Gordie Surfboards card from the early 1960s. This piece is in excellent or near-mint condition, at least 90 percent of mint. No creases, tack holes, tape marks, or tears. No water stains or moisture....... Details
Hang Ten APS Championships Signed Photograph (1972)
This is a photograph from the Hang Ten American Professional Surfing Championships held in Hawaii on December 9-15, 1972. This photo has been signed by the surfer pictured, Paul Metz. This vintage photograph is in very....... Details
Hobie Price List and Spec Sheet (1960s)
This is an original Hobie Surfboards price list/order form from the early 1960s. Pre-dates area codes and zip codes! Also includes the original Hobie spec sheet, which outlines materials used and....... Details
Hobie Skateboard Order Form (1960s)
This is an original order form/flyer for Hobie Skateboards from the early 1960s in perfect condition. Back then you could've ordered a Hobie Skateboard from Smith & Holland Surf Shop in Virginia Beach for only $14.95! Today....... Details
Hula Girl Photograph by Kim Taylor Reece
This is an original photograph by Kim Taylor Reece, reknowned photographer of the Hawaiian culture. This photograph is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. One prominent vertical crease. Tack holes in all four....... Details
Hula Girl Photograph by Kim Taylor Reece
This is an original photograph by Kim Taylor Reece, reknowned photographer of the Hawaiian culture. This photograph is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. One prominent crease at lower right corner. Tack....... Details
Jack Pollard Fiberglassing Business Card
This is a rarely seen business card for legendary glasser Jack Pollard, who glassed for Hap Jacobs and others in the early 1960s. Pre-zip code and pre-area code! This original business card is in very good condition, at....... Details
Jim Frabee Pencil Sketch (1966)
The Murphy influence is clearly visible in this 1966 pencil drawing by Jim Frabee. Check out this surfer's classic Murphy haircut, the Iron Cross he's wearing, his hippie-floral print pants, and his Hurachi sandals. Looks....... Details
Laws for Youth (1970)
I guarantee you won't come across this piece on Ebay: Laws for Youth, a booklet prepared by the San Diego County Bar Association to "inform young people and their parents regarding laws which affect them." That's....... Details
Matdor and Collier Surfboards Bi-Fold Business Card (1960s)
This is an original East Coast Surfing Supply Company business card from the early 1960s featuring Matador and Collier Surfboards from Riverside, New Jersey. This vintage folding business card is in very good condition, at....... Details
Matson Lines Menu by E. Savage (1948)
These original Matson Lines menus will give any room that authentic Polynesian vibe. This one is titled "Aloha...Universal Word." This vintage menu is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some minor staining....... Details
Matson Lines Menu by E. Savage (1949)
These original Matson Lines menus will give any room that authentic Polynesian vibe. This one is titled "Pomp and Circumstance." This vintage menu is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some minor staining....... Details
Matson Lines Menu by E. Savage (1951)
These original Matson Lines menus will give any room that authentic Polynesian vibe. This one is titled "Hawaii's Decisive Hour." This vintage menu is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some minor staining....... Details
Matson Lines Menu by E. Savage (1951)
These original Matson Lines menus will give any room that authentic Polynesian vibe. This one is titled "Festival of the Sea." Check out the guy surfing in the background...Talk about roots! This vintage menu is in very....... Details
Matson Lines Menu by E. Savage (1956)
These original Matson Lines menus will give any room that authentic Polynesian vibe. This one is titled "Island Feast." This vintage menu is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some minor staining and....... Details
Ole Custom Surfboards Logo (1960s)
This is an original Ole Custom Surfboards logo. Printed on heavy stock. Appears to have been cut out of a brochure or promotional piece. Could be a laminate but probably not, as most lams were printed on rice paper. This....... Details
Surf Band Reunion Flyer (1988)
This is an original flyer printed to promote the 1988 Surf Band Reunion, featuring the Bel Airs, the Packards, and the Halibuts. Classic artwork by the master, Rick Griffin. This event was a benefit concert for the Redondo....... Details
Surfboards Hawaii Envelope (1960s)
This is an original letterhead envelope for Surfboards Hawaii of Haleiwa. This vintage envelope is in very good condition, about 75 percent of mint. Flap crease is starting to tear on both sides. Some minor stains and....... Details
SURFER Magazine Christmas Card (mid-1960s)
Now that's all I want for Christmas -- a perfect peeling left! This is an original SURFER Magazine Christmas card from the 1960s. This card is in excellent or near-mint condition, at least 90 percent of mint. Very light....... Details
Surf-Riding: Its Thrills and Techniques Flyer (1960)
This is a two-sided flyer for O.B. Patterson's Surf-Riding: Its Thrills and Techniques, published in 1960. The reverse side is printed with a brief forward and order form. This vintage flyer is in very good condition, at....... Details
Territory of Hawaii Map
Unbelievable that this cartograph by Ruth Taylor White is more than 70 years old and in such great condition. Can't really believe it myself. Great little tourist map popular for the era. We have a second copy in....... Details
Third Annual Pacific Beach Surfboard Contest Entry Form (1964)
This is an official entry form for the third annual Pacific Beach Surfboard Contest held at Crystal Pier on May 23, 1964. This vintage two-page entry form is in very good condition, at least 80 percent of mint. Creased....... Details
Vintage Don James Photo (1961)
This is an original black and white photo by Don James published by Don Brown Productions in 1961. This photo is in very good condition, about 80 percent of mint. Some light wrinkling and wear has occurred, along with some....... Details
Windansea Sports Shop Brochure (1960s)
This is a rarely seen tri-fold brochure for Windansea Sports Shop from the early 1960s. Check the hairstyles and the Hot Curl dude! This original brochure is in excellent or near-mint condition, at least 90 percent of....... Details