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Auction 3012T

May 23, 2017 12:00PM
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June 2, 2017 10:00AM

05-23-2017 06-02-2017

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Typed Letter Signed, 14 September 1956.

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Typed Letter Signed, 14 September 1956.

Lot:
1030A
Sold for:
$209$170

Eisenhower, Dwight D. (1890-1969) Typed Letter Signed, 14 September 1956. Single leaf of White House stationery. To New Jersey U.S. House of Representatives congressman Robert Winthrop Kean More ...

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings.

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings.

Lot:
1031
Sold for:
$277$225

Elliott, Mary H. (fl. circa 1877) Connecticut River Sailing Journal 1877, with Drawings. Quarto format lined notebook, approximately forty-five leaves, containing accounts of several week-long More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 October 1867.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 October 1867.

Lot:
1032
Sold for:
$523$425

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 October 1867. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over three pages. To G.F. Tinker Esquire of New London, Connecticut, altering More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November [n.d., 1867?].

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November [n.d., 1867?].

Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$492$400

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November [n.d., 1867?]. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over two pages. To Cyrus Augustus Bartol (1813-1900) regarding a More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858.

Lot:
1034
Sold for:
$523$425

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 22 October 1858. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over four pages. To Reverend William Fish in Cortland, New York, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 24 September 1867.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 24 September 1867.

Lot:
1035
Sold for:
$461$375

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 24 September 1867. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over two pages. To G.F. Tinker Esquire of New London, Connecticut, More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853.

Lot:
1036
Sold for:
$492$400

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 8 November 1853. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over three pages. To a correspondent interested in having Emerson More ...

Fairfax, Thomas, 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1693-1781) Signed Land Deed, November 22, 1775.

Fairfax, Thomas, 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1693-1781) Signed Land Deed, November 22, 1775.

Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Fairfax, Thomas, 6th Lord Fairfax of Cameron (1693-1781) Signed Land Deed, November 22, 1775. Parchment land deed with seal, signed by Fairfax in lower right corner, concerning Henry Whiting of More ...

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874) Autograph Endorsement Signed, Buffalo, New York, 11 October 1861.

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874) Autograph Endorsement Signed, Buffalo, New York, 11 October 1861.

Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$234$190

Fillmore, Millard (1800-1874) Autograph Endorsement Signed, Buffalo, New York, 11 October 1861. Single wove bifolium inscribed on one page. To Mrs. Osgood, with Fillmore's respects, old folds, 7 x 4 More ...

Foote, Andrew Hull (1806-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 June 1862.

Foote, Andrew Hull (1806-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 June 1862.

Lot:
1039
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Foote, Andrew Hull (1806-1863) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 June 1862. Single leaf of lined paper inscribed on one page. To Charles G. Dill, Esquire, complying with pleasure "to the request contained More ...

Four Early Broadsides.

Four Early Broadsides.

Lot:
1040
Sold for:
$338$275

Four Early Broadsides. 1) Major Andre: written while he was a prisoner in the American Camp. Together with the Rose, Boston: Coverly, c. 1810-1814, fragmentary, mounted, with losses to foot, More ...

Foye, William (1716-1771) Receipt Signed Boston, 6 March 1744.

Foye, William (1716-1771) Receipt Signed Boston, 6 March 1744.

Lot:
1041
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Foye, William (1716-1771) Receipt Signed Boston, 6 March 1744. Small slip of paper, inscribed on one side, regarding an account with Benjamin Morse of Almsbury, Massachusetts, signed by Foye as More ...

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) Signed Etching by Richard Hood.

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) Signed Etching by Richard Hood.

Lot:
1042
Sold for:
$277$225

Frost, Robert (1874-1963) Signed Etching by Richard Hood. Octavo format etched portrait on paper, signed in the lower border in ink by Frost and in pencil by Hood, mounted on board, matted and More ...

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877.

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877.

Lot:
1043
Sold for:
$369$300

Garfield, James A. (1831-1881) Letter Signed, Washington D.C., 1 February 1877. Single leaf of House of Representative letterhead, inscribed on one page. To C.A. Rudolph Esquire of Wilmington, More ...

Grant, Ulysses (1822-1885) Document Signed, 8 December 1873.

Grant, Ulysses (1822-1885) Document Signed, 8 December 1873.

Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$523$425

Grant, Ulysses (1822-1885) Document Signed, 8 December 1873. Printed document on paper, fulfilled by hand, granting Francis P. Vincent Deputy Postmaster at Vineyard Grove, Massachusetts, More ...

Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901) Partial Document Signed, post-1890.

Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901) Partial Document Signed, post-1890.

Lot:
1045
Sold for:
$148$120

Harrison, Benjamin (1833-1901) Partial Document Signed, post-1890. Single leaf with inscriptions on both sides, part of an official stay of execution document. Signature and seal intact, torn at the More ...

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Mourning Ribbon.

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Mourning Ribbon.

Lot:
1046
Sold for:
$338$275

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Mourning Ribbon. White silk ribbon, with a memorial to Harrison above recto, fire engine below; and a typographical biography on the verso, 8 1/2 x 3 in. More ...

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) Signed Photo, c. 1954.

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) Signed Photo, c. 1954.

Lot:
1047
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Hemingway, Ernest (1899-1961) Signed Photo, c. 1954. Life magazine cover, signed in ink by Hemingway, matted and framed, 8 1/4 x 7 in. More ...

Historic Letters, Documents, Five Signed Items.

Historic Letters, Documents, Five Signed Items.

Lot:
1048
Sold for:
$185$150

Historic Letters, Documents, Five Signed Items. Including: 1) Gladstone, William E. (1809-1898) autograph letter signed, 15 February 1842; three page letter inscribed on small wove bifolium, with a More ...

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Signed Photo.

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Signed Photo.

Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$123$100

Hoover, Herbert (1874-1964) Signed Photo. Sepia-toned photograph by Harris & Ewing, signed at the bottom by Hoover, matted and framed, some oxidation to photographic surface, 10 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. More ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$738$600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

Huntington, Samuel H. (1765-1817) Letter Signed, 12 August 1810.

Huntington, Samuel H. (1765-1817) Letter Signed, 12 August 1810.

Lot:
1051
Sold for:
$74$60

Huntington, Samuel H. (1765-1817) Letter Signed, 12 August 1810. Single leaf of wove paper, inscribed on one page. To Boston bookseller, publisher and librarian William Blagrove, regarding the More ...

Irish Indentured Servant Letter, New England, 18th Century.

Irish Indentured Servant Letter, New England, 18th Century.

Lot:
1052
Sold for:
$492$400

Irish Indentured Servant Letter, New England, 18th Century. Autograph letter signed by semi-literate Irish indentured servant Rhoda Lawson, begging for help from a friend to release her from her More ...

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Document Signed, 10 November 1830.

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Document Signed, 10 November 1830.

Lot:
1053
Sold for:
$615$500

Jackson, Andrew (1767-1845) Document Signed, 10 November 1830. Engraved land deed, printed on parchment, fulfilled by hand, granting Ezra Beardsley of Lenawee County, Michigan, fifty-seven acres in More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802.

Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802. Illustrated commission engraved by I. Draper, printed on parchment and fulfilled by hand, appointing Pearson Titcomb First More ...

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Application for Driver's License, Signed 2 July 1959.

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Application for Driver's License, Signed 2 July 1959.

Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Kennedy, John F. (1917-1963) Application for Driver's License, Signed 2 July 1959. Official punch card from the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles in Boston, with Kennedy's 122 Bowdoin Street, More ...

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$37$30

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831. Single leaf, typographically printed document, fulfilled by hand, electing Ivers Phillips of Fitchburg Major of the Fourth More ...

Lewis, Clive Staples (1898-1963) Autograph Postcard Signed, 27 October 1959.

Lewis, Clive Staples (1898-1963) Autograph Postcard Signed, 27 October 1959.

Lot:
1057
Sold for:
$800$650

Lewis, Clive Staples (1898-1963) Autograph Postcard Signed, 27 October 1959. Postcard with holograph address and two-line message on verso. To a Reverend O.C. Thomas, 19 Beaumont Street, Cambridge, More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans.

Lot:
1058
Unsold
 

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Manuscript Document Signed, 27 February 1865, Granting Pensions to Revolutionary War Veterans. Parchment document granting a $300 per year pension to each of the five More ...

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) Partial Autograph Note Signed, c. 1874.

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) Partial Autograph Note Signed, c. 1874.

Lot:
1059
Unsold
 

Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth (1807-1882) Partial Autograph Note Signed, c. 1874. Single leaf, the final page of a longer letter or note, signed at the bottom and dated in a different hand; old tape More ...