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Miscellaneous Group of Signed Documents, Approximately Forty-eight.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1068
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Miscellaneous Group of Signed Documents, Approximately Forty-eight. Including: two military appointments signed by Caleb Strong, a Supreme Court card signed by Charles Hughes, and various letters from 20th century state governors, university presidents, Archbishops, secretaries to high-ranking political officials, a quill (damaged) and mounted to a signed card a souvenir of Quillqote, in Hollis, Maine, signed by its occupant, Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm author Kate Douglas Wiggin and her collaborator Nora Archibald Smith, and other letters and documents, mostly from the late 19th and early 20th century.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Charles Hughes, Cinema of the United States, English-language films, Film, Kate Douglas, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Literature, Nora Archibald Smith, Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, Wiggin, Hollis

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