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Presidential Autographs, Four Signed Letters, Two Signature Cards:

Presidential Autographs, Four Signed Letters, Two Signature Cards:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
5
Unsold
 

Presidential Autographs, Four Signed Letters, Two Signature Cards: William Howard Taft (1857-1930) two typed letters signed, 1908 and 1913; Calvin Coolidge (1872-1933) typed letter signed on White More ...

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827 Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, P

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827 Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, P

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
7A
Unsold
 

Benton, Thomas Hart (politician) (1782-1858) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 December 1827. Single wove paper bifolium, watermarked Amies, Philadelphia; inscribed on two and half pages. To Elijah More ...

Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 May 1846.

Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 May 1846.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$554$450

Buchanan, James (1791-1868) Autograph Letter Signed, 11 May 1846. Large quarto bifolium. To Josiah Bushnell Grinnell (1821-1891), member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Iowa, written by More ...

Charles I of England (1600-1649) Document Signed, 7 April 1636.

Charles I of England (1600-1649) Document Signed, 7 April 1636.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
15
Sold for:
$1,800$1,500

Charles I of England (1600-1649) Document Signed, 7 April 1636. Single paper sheet, framed, with old folds, seal missing, 12 x 16 1/2 in. To Sir Thomas Wentworth, first Earl Strafford, Lord Deputy More ...

Clay, Henry (1777-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 7 February 1836.

Clay, Henry (1777-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 7 February 1836.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$960$800

Clay, Henry (1777-1852) Autograph Letter Signed, 7 February 1836. Single paper bifolium, one page inscribed. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864) agreeing with his views against the preemption system, More ...

Grover Cleveland Administration, Autograph Album c. 1886.

Grover Cleveland Administration, Autograph Album c. 1886.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
41
Sold for:
$1,080$900

Grover Cleveland Administration, Autograph Album c. 1886. 19th century commercially produced album with padded covers, rounded corners, covered in sheepskin, 4 x 6 in., containing the signatures of More ...

Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923) Photograph of the Cabinet,   Signed by Andrew Mellon (1855-1937).

Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923) Photograph of the Cabinet, Signed by Andrew Mellon (1855-1937).

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$240$200

Harding, Warren G. (1865-1923) Photograph of the Cabinet, Signed by Andrew Mellon (1855-1937). Black and white photo of the presidential cabinet members seated around a long rectangular table, More ...

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 August 1831.

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 August 1831.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
46
Sold for:
$2,520$2,100

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 12 August 1831. Paper bifolium, inscribed on one page. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864) asking for a favor in the case of two men while More ...

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832.

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
46A
Sold for:
$2,640$2,200

Harrison, William Henry (1773-1841) Autograph Letter Signed, 19 November 1832. Two bifolia inscribed over five pages. To Secretary of the Treasury Louis McLane (1786-1857) while Harrison was a More ...

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863)   Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
49
Unsold
 

Houston, Samuel (1793-1863) Autograph and Secretarial Letter Signed, 1 November 1836. Paper bifolium inscribed on two and a half pages. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864) describing the current More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Letter Signed as Secretary of State under Washington,   22 February 1791.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Letter Signed as Secretary of State under Washington, 22 February 1791.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Letter Signed as Secretary of State under Washington, 22 February 1791. Paper bifolium inscribed on one page. To Josiah Bartlett (1729-1795), President of New More ...

Rockefeller, John D. (1839-1937) Typed Letter Signed, 4 December 1922.

Rockefeller, John D. (1839-1937) Typed Letter Signed, 4 December 1922.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
93
Sold for:
$270$225

Rockefeller, John D. (1839-1937) Typed Letter Signed, 4 December 1922. Single page, the blank bottom of the page torn away. To General Charles Sherrill (1867-1936), thanking him for sending a copy More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, 2 November 1933.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, 2 November 1933.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$390$325

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter Signed, 2 November 1933. Single page, on White House stationery. To General Charles Sherrill, thanking him for his service as Ambassador to More ...

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter, Signed,   Washington, D.C., 21 June 1916.

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter, Signed, Washington, D.C., 21 June 1916.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
98
Unsold
 

Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) Typed Letter, Signed, Washington, D.C., 21 June 1916. One page, to Frederic L. Woods, Executive Secretary, National Security League, denying the loan of a More ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, 8 May 1909.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, 8 May 1909.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$431$350

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Typed Letter Signed, 8 May 1909. Single page on White House stationery. To General Charles Sherrill, introducing Dr. T.H. Pardo de Tavera. Old folds, trimmed at More ...

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document.

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$480$400

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document. Washington, D.C., March 10, 1842. Engraved document completed in ink by hand appointing F.M. Dimond of Rhode Island American Consul to Vera Cruz, Mexico, More ...

Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924) Typed Letter Signed, 5 July 1915.

Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924) Typed Letter Signed, 5 July 1915.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$369$300

Wilson, Woodrow (1856-1924) Typed Letter Signed, 5 July 1915. Double-page White House stationery, with writing on one page. To Abram Elkus (1867-1947), acknowledging, with regret, Elkus's demur of More ...

African American Actors, Nine Items:

African American Actors, Nine Items:

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$330$275

African American Actors, Nine Items: Promotional fan with photogravure of three African-American children from the Boston production of the play "The Green Pastures", very good; hand-colored print, More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)   A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Adams, John (1735-1826) A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America. London: for C. Dilly, 1787. First edition, octavo; published as a complete work, Adams later More ...

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$270$225

Hooker, Thomas (1586-1647) The Poor Doubting Christian Drawn to Christ. Boston: Green, Bushell, and Allen for Henchman, 1743. 12mo, first Boston edition, collated, complete, bound in original half More ...

Silver-plated Condiment Stand

Silver-plated Condiment Stand

Auction:
2620M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2012
Lot:
804
Sold for:
$210$175

Silver-plated Condiment Stand, reportedly owned by Daniel Webster, c. 1876, with scrolled floral and foliate handle above three reeded band caster holders on trefoil-shaped base with oak leaf and More ...

Carved Oak Armchair

Carved Oak Armchair

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
165
Unsold
 

Carved Oak Armchair, Bembe & Kimbel for Thomas Ustick Walter, New York, c. 1857, the carved crest rail centering a shield flanked by foliate carvings on open arms with scrolling supports and carved More ...

14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Suite

14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Suite

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$1,800$1,500

14kt Gold and Hardstone Cameo Suite, c. 1828, the cameo suite, given as a christening present to Mary Louisa Adams (1828-1859), granddaughter of Louisa Catherine and John Quincy Adams from her More ...

10kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet

10kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$3,120$2,600

10kt Gold and Hairwork Bracelet, early to mid-19th century, oval bezel-set gold clasp centered with a plait of silver/brown hair with blue enamel border set with faceted paste stones, linked to More ...

Four Pieces of Adams Family Jewelry

Four Pieces of Adams Family Jewelry

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$300$250

Four Pieces of Adams Family Jewelry, probably early to mid-19th century, a small round 10kt gold-mounted bracelet clasp set with a lock of light brown plaited hair with cut pearl surround made into More ...

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$600$500

Three Carved Fans and a Book Belonging to Mrs. John Quincy Adams, fans: one Chinese export with pierced ivory blades with oval, floral, and foliate designs, the other two lacking their silk mounts, More ...

Four Pairs of Cast Metal Patriotic Theme Bookends

Four Pairs of Cast Metal Patriotic Theme Bookends

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
702
Sold for:
$300$250

Four Pairs of Cast Metal Patriotic Theme Bookends, late 19th/early 20th century, two pairs cast bronze: a pair depicting a bust of Theodore Roosevelt, and a pair depicting WW1 soldiers commemorating More ...

Three Presidential Lithographed Tinware Items

Three Presidential Lithographed Tinware Items

Auction:
2618B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 28, 2012
Lot:
708
Sold for:
$600$500

Three Presidential Lithographed Tinware Items, late 19th/early 20th century, an oblong tray depicting portraits of twenty-four American presidents from Washington to McKinley with two identification More ...

Large Lot of Original Political and Military Photographs from the Archive of Edward Fitzgerald, United Press International, Associated

Large Lot of Original Political and Military Photographs from the Archive of Edward Fitzgerald, United Press International, Associated

Auction:
2616M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 10, 2012
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$400$325

Large Lot of Original Political and Military Photographs from the Archive of Edward Fitzgerald, United Press International, Associated Press, and Boston Globe Photographer, Boston, including John F. More ...

American Puck Magazine. (c. 1896-1909)

American Puck Magazine. (c. 1896-1909)

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
903
Sold for:
$504$425

American Puck Magazine. (c. 1896-1909) Approximately 100 issues, in various conditions, all with full-color political cartoons, illustrations and advertising throughout, numerous depictions of More ...