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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.
Yitzhak Shamir365Yitzhak Shamir
Color glossy 8 x 10 head-and-shoulders photo, signed in the lower border in blue felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
John Sherman366John Sherman
American politician, longtime United States Senator and author of the Sherman Anti-Trust Act. (1823–1900). Sherman also served as Secretary of the Tr
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Ernest Solvay367Ernest Solvay
Belgian chemist, industrialist, and philanthropist (1838–1922). Rare ALS in French, three pages on two adjoining sheets, 4.5 x 7.25, Chateau de La Hul
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Edwin M. Stanton368Edwin M. Stanton
Very early ALS signed “Edw Stanton,” one page, 7.75 x 12.25, June 8, 1839. Letter to Arnold H. Dohrman. In full: "I reached here last night & f...
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Vilhjalmur Stefansson369Vilhjalmur Stefansson
Canadian explorer and ethnologist (1879–1962) best known for his expeditions to the Arctic and for his studies of the native peoples there. Two items:
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
George Stephenson370George Stephenson
Civil and mechanical engineer (1781–1848) who built the first public rail line using steam locomotives. ALS signed “Geo Stephenson,” three pages, 4.5
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Billy Sunday371Billy Sunday
Evangelist, and former baseball player, who preached a fundamentalist theology in a highly flamboyant style. Vintage fountain pen signature, “W. A. Su
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Supreme Court Justices372Supreme Court Justices
Five FDC with various cachets, signed in ink by Clarence Thomas, Sandra Day O’Connor, David Souter, Stephen Breyer, and Elena Kagan. In fine condition
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Supreme Court: Harry A. Blackmun373Supreme Court: Harry A. Blackmun
Intriguing TLS, one page, 8.5 x 11, embossed Supreme Court of the United States letterhead, November 24, 1992. Blackmun writes to Catharine Coolidge o
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Supreme Court: Harold H. Burton374Supreme Court: Harold H. Burton
Glossy 8 x 10 Harris and Ewing photo of Burton robed, signed in the bottom border in fountain pen, “Harold H. Burton, Associate Justice of the United
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Supreme Court: Louis D. Brandeis375Supreme Court: Louis D. Brandeis
ALS, one page, 6 x 7, personal letterhead, September 29, 1939, Mrs. Louis D. Brandeis’s letterhead. Brandeis writes, in full: “Re yours of 26th, my th
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Supreme Court: Louis D. Brandeis376Supreme Court: Louis D. Brandeis
TLS, one page, 8 x 10.5, Brandeis, Dunbar & Nutter, 220 Devonshire Street, Boston, Mass. letterhead, October 28, 1902. Brandeis writes to Charles H. T
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Supreme Court: Benjamin Cardozo377Supreme Court: Benjamin Cardozo
ALS signed “Benjamin N. Cardozo,” one page, 5 x 8, Supreme Court of the United States letterhead, May 24, 1934. In a letter to Howard A. Content, Esq.
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Supreme Court: Gabriel Duvall378Supreme Court: Gabriel Duvall
Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1811 to 1835. Free franked address panel, 7 x 3, addressed in an unknown hand to “Tho
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Supreme Court: John Marshall379Supreme Court: John Marshall
Influential American statesman and jurist (1755–1835) who served as the fourth Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Among the notable cases over which
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 2,500.00
Supreme Court: Thurgood Marshall380Supreme Court: Thurgood Marshall
Crisp ballpoint signature on an off-white 6 x 4.5 Supreme Court card. In fine condition, with some trivial toning at the top edge.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Supreme Court: Fred M. Vinson381Supreme Court: Fred M. Vinson
Seven checks: six business checks for Fred M. Vinson, Attorney at Law, each measuring approximately 9 x 3, all dated between 1922 through 1923, with f
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Supreme Court: Roger B. Taney382Supreme Court: Roger B. Taney
Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court; he handed down the Dred Scott Decision and upheld federal supremacy over state authorities. ADS, signed “R. B.
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Supreme Court: Warren and Brennan383Supreme Court: Warren and Brennan
Ballpoint signature, “Wm. J. Brennan, Jr.,” on an off-white 5 x 3.5 Supreme Court card; and an ink signature, “Earl Warren,” on a 5.25 x 4 State of Ca
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand384Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
Highly skilled and influential diplomat (1754–1838) who served the French government from the reign of Louis XVI through that of Louis-Philippe, the l
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Edward Teller385Edward Teller
Satin-finish 5 x 7 half-length photo of Teller, signed in the bottom border in black felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic: Millvina Dean386Titanic: Millvina Dean
Glossy 14 x 11 photo of a newsboy holding a placard proclaiming the Titanic disaster, signed in black felt tip, “Millvina Dean, youngest Titanic survi
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic: Millvina Dean387Titanic: Millvina Dean
The youngest passenger on board the Titanic, she was its last remaining survivor until she passed away in May 2009. Color glossy 18 x 12 photo of the
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic: Edwina MacKenzie388Titanic: Edwina MacKenzie
Second-oldest survivor of the Titanic (1884–1984). ANS on an off-white 5 x 3 card. MacKenzie writes in green felt tip, “For Dim Ryan, May 2nd, 77, Edw
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Donald Trump389Donald Trump
Two items: formidable color glossy 8 x 10 of Trump leaning over a table, signed vertically in blue felt tip; and a ballpoint signature on a 6.25 x 9.2
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Leon Trotsky390Leon Trotsky
Russian Communist leader (1879–1940) who, with Lenin, organized the Bolshevik seizure of power during the October Revolution of 1917. In 1929, five ye
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Richard Varick391Richard Varick
American soldier and statesman (1753–1831) who was aide-de-camp to Benedict Arnold prior to the latter’s defection to the British. Varick later served
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Gianni Versace392Gianni Versace
Italian fashion designer (1946–1997) who was murdered by spree killer Andrew Cunanan. Color satin-finish 4 x 6 photo of Versace in a black vest and wh
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Desmond Tutu393Desmond Tutu
Color glossy 8 x 10 photo of Tutu enthusiastically illustrating a point at the pulpit, signed in blue ballpoint, “God bless you, Desmond, March ‘10.”
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Vice Presidents394Vice Presidents
Three ink signatures: “Rh. M. Johnson of Kentucky, August 3, 1844,” on an off-white 4.5 x 3 embossed sheet; “June 4, 1873, Yours truly, John Breckinri
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Robert Wadlow395Robert Wadlow
The tallest documented human being of modern times, Wadlow (1918–1940), who reached a height of 8´11?, made his living as a touring novelty att...
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
George Wallace396George Wallace
Stately vintage matte-finish 8 x 10 head-and-shoulders portrait, signed and inscribed in fountain pen, “To Gen. & Mrs. William Hesketh, Best wishes, G
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sam Walton397Sam Walton
Entrepreneur and the founder of Wal-Mart (1918–1992). Glossy 5 x 7 photo, signed and inscribed in black ink “Sally, Best wishes, Sam Walton.” In fine
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Watergate398Watergate
Four one-page TLSs, all on White House letterhead, ranging in date from 1969 to April 3, 1974, all written to Richard Nixon’s friend and biographer, E
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Watergate: Richardson and Ruckelshaus399Watergate: Richardson and Ruckelshaus
Two souvenir TLSs, each detailing the resignation of Acting Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, William D. Ruckelshaus, and Attorney Gene
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Simon Wiesenthal400Simon Wiesenthal
Concentration camp survivor (1908–2005) who dedicated his life to tracking down and prosecuting former Nazis who had persecuted Jews during World War
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Simon Wiesenthal401Simon Wiesenthal
Concentration camp survivor (1908–2005) who dedicated his life to tracking down and prosecuting former Nazis who had persecuted Jews during World War
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Duke and Duchess of Windsor402Duke and Duchess of Windsor
Bold felt tip signatures, “Edward, Duke of Windsor,” and “Wallis, Duchess of Windsor,” on an off-white lightly-lined 5 x 1.25 clipped card. In fine co
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Henry Wilson403Henry Wilson
Vice president who died in office during the Grant administration. Free franked envelope, 5.5 x 3, addressed in his hand to “Andrew J. Smith Eqr., Tre
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Oliver Wolcott404Oliver Wolcott
Manuscript DS, signed “Oliv. Wolcott, Jr.,” one page, 8.25 x 6.5, June 5, 1783. Wolcott signs off on payment to “Mr. Finn Wadsworth twelve pounds fift
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Rudolph H. Wurlitzer405Rudolph H. Wurlitzer
ALS signed “Rudolph,” one page, 7.25 x 10.5, personal letterhead, July 16, 1945. Wurlitzer writes from Harbor Beach, Michigan to his friend Charlie, i
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
509th Composite Group406509th Composite Group
Satin-finish 10 x 8 photo of the aftermath of Hiroshima, signed in blue felt tip by Paul Tibbets, adding “Pilot ‘Enola Gay’;” Charles Sweeney, adding
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
509th Composite Group407509th Composite Group
Glossy 8 x 10 photo of the mushroom cloud over Hiroshima, signed in blue felt tip by Paul Tibbets and Charles Sweeney, and signed in black felt tip by
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Aces and Medal of Honor Recipients408Aces and Medal of Honor Recipients
Ten cardstock photos, 10 x 8 and 8 x 10, each signed in ink or felt tip by the respective ace or Medal of Honor recipient pictured. Signers are: Bob S
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Joseph Anderson409Joseph Anderson
Confederate general (1813–1892) who was wounded at Seven Days and who later put his background as a civil engineer and industrialist to use in the Ord
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
P. G. T. Beauregard410P. G. T. Beauregard
War-dated ALS signed “G. T. Beauregard, Brig. Genl Comdg,” one page, lightly-lined, 5.25 x 6.5, April 30, 1861. Letter to Colonel R. W. Habersham. In
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
P. G. T. Beauregard411P. G. T. Beauregard
Florid ink signature, “G. T. Beauregard, 1884,” on an off-white 4.5 x 2.5 card. In fine condition, with light toning.
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Omar Bradley412Omar Bradley
Vintage matte-finish 5 x 6.5 photo of Bradley as a four-star general, signed in black ink, “Omar N. Bradley.” Matted and framed to an overall size of
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Lloyd M. Bucher413Lloyd M. Bucher
Navy officer (1927–2004) and Captain of the USS Pueblo. Time magazine featuring an artist’s rendition of Bucher on the cover, 8.25 x 11, dated Februar
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Charles L. Brown and Franz Stigler414Charles L. Brown and Franz Stigler
On December 20, 1943, Charles L. Brown, B-17 Pilot 379th BG, had received extensive damage to his aircraft, Ye Olde Pub. Franz Stigler, BF-109 Pilot,
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00