Inventor and founder of basketball. Ink signature, “Wishing you many more years of basketball enthusiasm. James Naismith, Lawrence, Kans,” on an off-white 4 x 3 custom-made collector’s card with a clipped January 9, 1930, Lawrence, Kansas, postmark affixed to the top right. In fine condition, with mounting remnants to reverse from previous display in a scrapbook. Pre-certified Steve Grad/PSA/DNA and RR Auction COA.