RR Auction Quality Autograph Auction 385

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Headquartered in Amherst, NH, RR Auction is globally recognized as the trusted source for authentic autographed memorabilia and rare signed documents. Since its inception in 1976, the firm has published close to 360 consecutive monthly autograph catalogs, which are distributed internationally. The firm recently auctioned the autographed photo of Albert Einstein with his tongue wagging for a record $74,340 and the check astronaut Neil Armstrong signed the day he left for the moon for $27,350.
Robert McNamara312Robert McNamara
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Two items: glossy 8 x 10 half-length photo, signed in blue ballpoint, “Robert S. McNamara”; and a TQS signed “Rob S. McNamara,” one page, 8.5 x 11. Qu
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Golda Meir314Golda Meir
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Prime Minister of Israel (1898–1978) from 1969 to 1974. Matte-finish 7 x 9.25 photo, signed and inscribed in the lower border in blue ballpoint “To Le
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
John Stuart Mill315John Stuart Mill
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British philosopher and civil servant (1806–1873) who was an influential contributor to social theory, political theory, and political economy. Origin
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
John Stuart Mill316John Stuart Mill
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British philosopher and civil servant (1806–1873) who was an influential contributor to social theory, political theory, and political economy. ALS si
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Maria Montessori317Maria Montessori
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Italian physician and education theorist who devised the innovative approach to early childhood learning that bears her name. Fountain pen signature o
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Benito Mussolini and Vittorio Emanuele III318Benito Mussolini and Vittorio Emanuele III
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DS, in Italian, one page, 9 x 14, September 9, 1937. An untranslated military appointment, signed at the conclusion, “Vittorio Emanuele” and “Mussolin
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Samuel F. B. Morse319Samuel F. B. Morse
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American artist and inventor (1791–1872) whose development of the telegraph revolutionized communication—and indeed, society as a whole—and represente
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Fridtjof Nansen320Fridtjof Nansen
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Norwegian explorer, scientist, diplomat, humanitarian, and Nobel laureate (1861–1930) who led the first crossing of the Greenland interior in 1888. Vi
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Napoleon III321Napoleon III
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President of the French Second Republic and as Napoleon III, the ruler of the Second French Empire (1808–1873). Handwritten draft telegram, signed “L’
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Napoleon III322Napoleon III
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President of the French Second Republic and as Napoleon III, the ruler of the Second French Empire (1808–1873). ANS, in French, signed “Napoleon,” 4.2
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Napoleon III323Napoleon III
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President of the French Second Republic and as Napoleon III, the ruler of the Second French Empire (1808–1873). Untranslated ALS in French, one page,
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Louis Marie de Narbonne324Louis Marie de Narbonne
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French nobleman, diplomat, soldier, and the probable illegitimate son of Louis X (1755–1813). LS in French, signed as Minister of War, “L. de Narbonne
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Ransom E. Olds325Ransom E. Olds
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Inventor and automotive magnate (1864–1950) who founded the Oldsmobile and Reo Motor Car Companies. Vintage glossy 4.75 x 7 head-and-shoulders photo,
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Robert Oppenheimer326Robert Oppenheimer
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Physicist who directed the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton and who spearheaded the Manhattan Project, which led to the successful developmen
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Nicholas II327Nicholas II
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The last Tsar of Russia (born 1868) who reigned from 1894 until his abdication in 1917. In the wake of the Russian Revolution, Nicholas, Empress Alexa
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Lee Harvey Oswald328Lee Harvey Oswald
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Air mail envelope, 6.5x 4.25, hand-addressed by Oswald to his mother, “USA, Box 982, Vernon, Texas, Mrs. M. Oswald,” with Oswald adding his return add
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Lee Harvey Oswald329Lee Harvey Oswald
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ALS signed “Lee,” two pages, lightly-lined on two adjoining sheets, 5.5 x 8, August 19, 1961. Letter to his mother. In full (with spelling and grammar
Estimates : 6,000.00 - 7,000.00
James Otis330James Otis
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American statesman and lawyer (1725–1783) generally known as the originator of the phrase “No taxation without representation.” Manuscript DS, signed
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sarah Palin331Sarah Palin
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McCain/Palin presidential campaign poster, 22 x 14, signed in black felt tip by Palin. In very good condition, with creasing to horizontal edges and l
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Rosa Parks332Rosa Parks
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Iconic glossy 10 x 8 photo of Parks having her fingerprints taken by a police officer, signed vertically in black felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Rosa Parks333Rosa Parks
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Beautiful color limited edition 24 x 19.75 composite lithograph of some of the most groundbreaking moments in Parks’ life, entitled ‘The Mentor,’ incl
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Linus Pauling334Linus Pauling
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Glossy 4 x 5 photo of Pauling sporting a beret, signed in black felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Robert E. Peary335Robert E. Peary
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American explorer (1856–1920) best known for his claim as the first man to reach the North Pole; whether his expedition actually reached the target de
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
John Penn336John Penn
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Last governor of colonial Pennsylvania (1729–1795). Partly-printed DS, one page, 14 x 10, September 6, 1776. Land grant issued to Luke Morris for a tr
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
John Penn337John Penn
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Descendant of the Penn family who served as Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania from 1762–1776. Partly-printed DS, one page, 12 x 8, October 28, 1768.
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
J. C. Penney338J. C. Penney
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Vintage glossy 8 x 10 Underwood and Underwood portrait, signed in white ink, “J. C. Penney 7-28-36.” In fine condition, with a couple light creases, m
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Samuel Pepys339Samuel Pepys
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British civil servant (1633–1703) who was promoted to Secretary to the Admiralty in 1673. Pepys is best remembered as the author of a nine-year, multi
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 2,200.00
Timothy Pickering340Timothy Pickering
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Postmaster general, secretary of war, and secretary of state under Washington (1745–1829). Manuscript check, 7.25 x 3.25 affixed to a slightly larger
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Philippe Pinel341Philippe Pinel
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French physician (1745–1826) who helped develop a more humane approach to the treatment and care of psychiatric patients. Rare ALS in French, signed “
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Politicians342Politicians
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Six items consisting of signatures and short letters from six former politicians on individual off-white cards and slips, various sizes. Signers are:
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Queen Noor343Queen Noor
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Early color satin-finish 7.25 x 9.5 photo, signed in the lower border in blue felt tip. In very good condition, with several horizontal creases throug
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Queen Victoria344Queen Victoria
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Ink signature, “Victoria R,” on an off-white 4 x 1.75 slip affixed to a 7 x 3.25 off-white slip. In very good condition, with two light vertical folds
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Queen Victoria345Queen Victoria
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Partly-printed DS, signed “Victoria R.,” one page, 14 x 9.5, February 15, 1855. The Queen appoints William Coutts Keppel as Lieutenant “in Our Forty T
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Manuel Quezon346Manuel Quezon
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First President of the Commonwealth of the Philippines (1878–1944). LS, one page, 5.5 x 8.5, The Johns Hopkins Hospital letterhead, October 24, 1934.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Condoleezza Rice347Condoleezza Rice
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Two items: Official Rawlings Major League baseball, signed on the sweet spot on blue ballpoint; and Newsweek magazine featuring Rice on the cover, Oct
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Washington A. Roebling348Washington A. Roebling
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Engineer who built the Brooklyn Bridge (1837–1926). Harlo Manufacturing Company, Inc. stock capital certificate, comprised of $150,000 of Preferred St
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Mitt Romney349Mitt Romney
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Time magazine, dated May 21, 2007, featuring Romney on the cover, signed on the front cover in black felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Mitt Romney350Mitt Romney
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Signed book: The Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ. Later printing. Salt Lake City, Utah: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Sai
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Mitt and Ann Romney351Mitt and Ann Romney
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Strategy for a Stronger America campaign magazine, 8.5 x 11, 66 pages, signed on the front cover in silver ink by Mitt Romney and in black felt tip by
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Julius Rosenwald352Julius Rosenwald
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Clothier, manufacturer, and philanthropist (1862–1932) best known as a part-owner of Sears, Roebuck and Company. Incredibly rare vintage book photo, t
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Donald Rumsfeld354Donald Rumsfeld
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Four items: color glossy 12 x 8 photo of Rumsfeld and President Bush leaving the Department of Defense, signed in black felt tip by Rumsfeld; a color
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Yves Saint-Laurent355Yves Saint-Laurent
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One of the greatest names in fashion history (1936–2008). Rare vintage glossy 7 x 7.5 photo of Saint-Laurent working with a model, signed in fountain
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Jonas Salk356Jonas Salk
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Signed book: The Survival of the Wisest. Later printing. NY: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1973. Hardcover with dustjacket, 5.75 x 8.5, 124 pages. S...
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Albert Schweitzer357Albert Schweitzer
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ALS in French, one page, 8.25 x 5.25, stamped personal letterhead, January 18, 1957. Headed “Certificate,” Schweitzer, “doctor of medicine,” certifies
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Albert Schweitzer358Albert Schweitzer
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Untranslated ALS in French, one page, 7.5 x 3, October 17, 1949. Schweitzer writes a brief ALS from Africa to Mrs. Margaret Craig of Beaver, Pennsylva
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Albert Schweitzer359Albert Schweitzer
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Vintage matte-finish 5.75 x 4 photo of Schweitzer looking across a picturesque river, signed and inscribed in fountain pen in the lower border in Germ
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Albert Schweitzer360Albert Schweitzer
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ALS in French, one page, 8.25 x 6, October 30, 1957. Short untranslated letter written at the conclusion of a longer letter, in French, by Emmy Marlin
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Isaac Sears362Isaac Sears
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Merchant, sailor, and political figure of the American Revolution (1730–1786). Handwritten endorsement on an off-white 7.25 x 4.5 slip, most likely cl
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Glenn Seaborg363Glenn Seaborg
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Nobel Prize–winning chemist (1912–1999) who was instrumental in the discovery of several elements. Element 106, Seaborgium, was named in his honor in
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Ernest Shackleton364Ernest Shackleton
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Shackleton (1874–1922), a junior officer in Scott’s National Antarctic Expedition of 1901–02, nearly reached the South Pole during an expedition of hi
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 6,000.00