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  • Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908)

    Lot: 32
    Sold for: $294$250

    Cleveland, Grover (1837-1908), Autograph Letter Signed, January 2nd, 1906, two pages, to W. A. Cleveland, a poignant letter concerning his health and family matters "I am solemnly advised that more ...

  • (Cleveland's Cabinet)

    Lot: 33
    Sold for: $235$200

    (Cleveland's Cabinet), Five articles, Hendricks, Thomas, Vice President, Autograph Letter Signed, one page, thanking for a book; Ferry, T. W., Letter Signed, to President U.S. Grant, nominating more ...

  • Clinton, De Witt (1769-1828)

    Lot: 34
    Sold for: $71$60

    Clinton, De Witt (1769-1828), Autograph Letter Signed, June 24th, 1826, one page, to a D. Russell, concerning a ram owned by a Mr. Shotwell and attaching a piece of wool, (very more ...

  • Clymer, George (1739-1813), Signer from Pennsylvania

    Lot: 35
    Sold for: $1,528$1,300

    Clymer, George (1739-1813), Signer from Pennsylvania, Autograph Letter Signed, September 30th, 1791, one page, to Alexander Hamilton as Secretary of the Treasury, concerning the methods of more ...

  • Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933)

    Lot: 36
    Sold for: $2,115$1,800

    Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933), Letter Signed, March 10th, 1920, as Governor of Massachusetts, to the Honorable Wendell P. Stafford, Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, two pages typed, a more ...

  • Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933)

    Lot: 37
    Sold for: $294$250

    Coolidge, Calvin (1872-1933), Two articles, Letter Signed, August 19th, 1929, to Colonel Walter Scott, letter of thanks for a book of pictures concerning Colonel Charles Lindbergh; and a Signed more ...

  • (Coolidge's Cabinet)

    Lot: 38
    Sold for: $235$200

    (Coolidge's Cabinet), Eleven articles, Dawes, Charles, Vice President, Letter Signed, of thanks, two Signed Photographs (one formal), and a Signed slip; Kellogg, Frank B., Sec. of State, Letter more ...

  • Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889)

    Lot: 40
    Sold for: $441$375

    Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889), Autograph Document Signed, May 28th, 1847, one page, as Colonel in the First Mississippi Riflemen, concerning equipment turned over to the army, signed with title and more ...

  • (Eisenhower)

    Lot: 41
    Sold for: $470$400

    (Eisenhower), Collection of paper related to the Eisenhower administration, including signed letters, photographs, and other material from Dwight Eisenhower (two Letters Signed), Mamie Eisenhower, more ...

  • Ellery, William (1727-1820), Signer from Rhode Island

    Lot: 42
    Unsold  

    Ellery, William (1727-1820), Signer from Rhode Island, Autograph letter signed, June 5th, 1819, one page, to his son William Ellery, Jr., concerning a dispute over some barrels of missing brandy and more ...

  • Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874)

    Lot: 44
    Unsold  

    Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), Autograph letter signed, April 18th , 1857, two pages, to a Mrs. Harris, informing her of his travel plans to New York and his desire to meet with her and her husband, more ...

  • Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874)

    Lot: 45
    Sold for: $294$250

    Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874), Signed Document, January 20th, 1853, as President, one page, ordering the seal of the United States to be affixed to a pardon for William F. Weir, more ...

  • Floyd, William (1734-1823), Signer from New York

    Lot: 46
    Sold for: $999$850

    Floyd, William (1734-1823), Signer from New York, Autograph Document Signed, April 27th, 1785, one page, a receipt from Gerard Baneker for 100 pounds allowance "for procuring money on loan and more ...

  • Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)

    Lot: 48
    Sold for: $7,638$6,500

    Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790), Manuscript Document Signed, October 4th, 1787, as President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania, one page, 8vo, to David Rittenhouse as Treasurer, more ...

  • Garfield, James A. (1831-1881)

    Lot: 49
    Sold for: $411$350

    Garfield, James A. (1831-1881), Autograph Letter Signed, October 16th, 1868, one page, to Granville D. Hall, former West Virginia Secretary of State, regretting that he could not visit him in West more ...

  • Garfield, Lucretia (1832-1918)

    Lot: 50
    Sold for: $59$50

    Garfield, Lucretia (1832-1918), Autograph Letter Signed, February 7th, 1910, eight pages, to Mrs. George Childs, on black bordered mourning stationary, detailing news of family and friends, with more ...

  • Gerry, Elbridge (1744-1814), Signer from Massachusetts

    Lot: 51
    Sold for: $646$550

    Gerry, Elbridge (1744-1814), Signer from Massachusetts, Autograph Letter Signed, October 26th, 1798, one page, "Madam, I have a small package which Mrs. Leavenworth has sent you, of which shall more ...

  • Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885)

    Lot: 52
    Sold for: $2,585$2,200

    Grant, Ulysses S. (1822-1885), Autograph Letter Signed, March 6th, 1881, two pages, to a Mr. Cresswell, concerning his trip to Washington to attend the inauguration of James Garfield, "Mrs. more ...

  • Grant, Julia Dent (1826-1902)

    Lot: 53
    Sold for: $264$225

    Grant, Julia Dent (1826-1902), Autograph Letter Signed, (May, 1884), two pages, to Colonel Acton, a letter of introduction for her nephew Lewis, "The son of my dead brother. Louis has a fine more ...

  • (Grant's Cabinet)

    Lot: 54
    Sold for: $411$350

    (Grant's Cabinet), Eight articles, Colfax, Schuyler (1823-1885), Vice President, Autograph Letter Signed, May 3rd, 1873, to L. D. Merchant, sending bound sets of the records of the 39th more ...

  • Hancock, John (1737-1793)

    Lot: 55
    Sold for: $6,756$5,750

    Hancock, John (1737-1793), Autograph Letter Signed, November 23rd, 1789, one page, to Asa Spaulding, Esq., concerning receipt of funds and settling of accounts, some of which he doesn't believe more ...

  • Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923)

    Lot: 56
    Sold for: $411$350

    Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923), Letter Signed, July 17th, 1918, three pages, as U.S. Senator from Ohio, Committee on Commerce, to Mr. James Woods, lengthy letter concerning the wartime effects on more ...

  • Harding, Florence (1860-1924)

    Lot: 58
    Sold for: $529$450

    Harding, Florence (1860-1924), Autograph Letter Signed, September 24th, 1923, three pages, to Major O. M. Baldinger at the White House, on black bordered mourning stationary, asking the major about more ...

  • Harrison, Benjamin (1726-1791), Signer from Virginia

    Lot: 59
    Sold for: $999$850

    Harrison, Benjamin (1726-1791), Signer from Virginia, Autograph Note Signed, June 19th, 1783, one page, a testimonial note for Mr. Thomas Floyd concerning his entitlement for a portion of land due more ...

  • Harrison, Benjamin (1726-1791), Signer from Virginia

    Lot: 60
    Sold for: $470$400

    Harrison, Benjamin (1726-1791), Signer from Virginia, Autograph Note Signed, March 11th, 1764, one page, to a Mr. George Thomas, concerning his obtaining a quantity of tea which he had ordered, more ...

  • Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901)

    Lot: 61
    Sold for: $235$200

    Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901), Letter Signed, July 17th, 1895, one page, to the Reverend Albert Earnshaw, respectfully declining the opportunity to speak at a morning service because "I am here more ...

  • Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841)

    Lot: 63
    Sold for: $1,410$1,200

    Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841), Autograph Letter Signed, May 20th, 1822, three pages, to Mrs. Susan Symmons (?), lengthy letter concerning the deed to a piece of property and the unsuccessful more ...

  • Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841)

    Lot: 64
    Sold for: $1,058$900

    Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841), Manuscript Document Signed, November 9th, 1794, one page, a true copy of a document stating that Ensign William Daingerfield of the 2nd and Ensign Thomas Lewis more ...

  • Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841)

    Lot: 65
    Sold for: $1,410$1,200

    Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841), Two Autographed Notes Signed, February 5th and 14th, 1795, each concerning receipts for gills of whiskey, each signed as aide de camp, both more ...

  • Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841)

    Lot: 66
    Unsold  

    Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841), Autograph Document Signed, August 22nd, (17) 94, one page, provision return for whiskey for the barge crew for two days, more ...