Harold Who? Oh, you mean Bud.

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Harold Who? Oh, you mean Bud.

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | August 7, 2017
Photo of Bud Grant

This is a black and white portrait of professional three sport (!) athlete and former Minnesota Vikings Head Coach Harold “Bud” Grant in 1950 when he played for the Minneapolis Lakers. He was a reserve player on their Championship winning 1950 team.

For more information or to purchase a photograph of this item, view this photograph in our collections database.