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Presidential Signatures and Signed Documents, 20th c., Nine Examples.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1078
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

Presidential Signatures and Signed Documents, 20th c., Nine Examples. Including: a card signed by Harry Truman dated January 5, 1959; a sheet of letterhead signed by Woodrow Wilson, November 24, 1910; a visiting card signed by Martin Van Buren; a typed letter to Vincent Astor signed by Herbert Hoover, June 3, 1925; a letter from an autograph seeker with two lines and a signature added by Harry Truman, April 26, 1957; a typed letter on White House letterhead signed by Warren G. Harding, March 25, 1921, accepting Rowland B. Mahany of the Department of Labor's resignation; a typed letter signed by William Taft to Albert Rosenthal, setting up a sitting for a charcoal sketch, August 24, 1921 (with a reproduction of the sketch); a typed letter signed by Calvin Coolidge, thanking the writer for anniversary congratulations, October 7, 1920; [and] a signed 8 x 10 in. black-and-white photograph of Dwight Eisenhower. (9)
Estimate $300-500


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Calvin Coolidge, Dwight Eisenhower, Harry Truman, Martin Van Buren, Warren G. Harding, Woodrow Wilson, William Taft, Vincent Astor, Albert Rosenthal, American people of German descent, American Presbyterians, Autograph, Conservatism in the United States, Harry S. Truman, Herbert Hoover, J. Edgar Hoover, Republican Party United States), Rowland B. Mahany, United States, Vice Presidents of the United States, William Howard Taft

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