The Doc Is In: Collecting Dwight Gooden Cards


For the past several years, I’ve lived life as strictly a pre-war card collector. Focusing my efforts on cards that were printed before World War II, frankly, just seemed less stressful and a whole lot less confusing than trying to chase everything under the sun. Like many collectors, my collecting ‘path’ has changed through the years. When I first got into the hobby as a kid, I began as a ‘modern’ collector. I expect that’s how most get into collecting. With limited resources, finding money to buy vintage issues as a kid, even if you wanted to, was probably difficult…

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Anson Whaley

A lifelong collector, Anson’s collecting focus is on pre-war sports cards and in building sets. He’s also a closet Dwight Gooden and wrestling Rookie Card collector. Got a question or want to get in touch? You can reach him by email and through Twitter @PreWarCards or @GoodenCollector.

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