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.
D-Day: Bill Millin415D-Day: Bill Millin
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William “Bill” Millin (1922–2010) served as the Piper of the 1st Special Service Commando Brigade. As he landed on the Normandy Beaches, he upheld his
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Henry Dearborn416Henry Dearborn
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General (1751–1829) during the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812 who served as secretary of war under Thomas Jefferson. LS signed “H. Dearborn,”
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Stephen Decatur417Stephen Decatur
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American naval officer (1779–1820) who cemented a reputation as a hero for his peerless leadership during the Barbary Wars and the War of 1812. Follow
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
James H. Doolittle418James H. Doolittle
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Matte-finish 8 x 10 head-and-shoulders photo of Doolittle in uniform, signed and inscribed in black felt tip, “To Steve Juscik: With every good wish,
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Enola Gay: Tom Ferebee419Enola Gay: Tom Ferebee
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Chilling 8 x 10 cardstock photo of the Hiroshima mushroom cloud, signed in blue felt tip, “Tom Ferebee, Bombardier.” In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Enola Gay: Paul Tibbets420Enola Gay: Paul Tibbets
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Chilling 8 x 10 cardstock photo of the Hiroshima mushroom cloud, signed in blue felt tip, “Paul Tibbets, Pilot.” In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Enola Gay: Paul Tibbets421Enola Gay: Paul Tibbets
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Signed book: Return of the Enola Gay. Pennsylvania: Enola Gay Remembered Inc., 1998. Hardcover with dustjacket, 6.25 x 9.25, 339 pages. Signed on the
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Horatio Gates422Horatio Gates
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ALS, one page, 7.25 x 9, August 9, 1799. Letter to an unknown gentleman. In part: “Being for a considerable time in daily expectation for receiving an
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Wade Hampton423Wade Hampton
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Confederate military officer and politician (1818–1902) who replaced J. E. B. Stuart as Lee’s Chief of Cavalry following Stuart’s death on the battlef
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Winfield S. Hancock424Winfield S. Hancock
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Exquisite ink signature on an off-white 3 x 1.5 card. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Iwo Jima: Hershel Williams425Iwo Jima: Hershel Williams
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Historic satin-finish 25 x 20 photo of the Iwo Jima flag raising, signed in blue felt tip, “Hershel Williams, Medal of Honor, Iwo Jima, February 23, 1
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
George Keith426George Keith
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British admiral in the Napoleonic Wars (1746–1823). ALS signed “Keith,” two pages both sides, 4.5 x 7.25, May 29, 1818. Keith writes, in part: “I shal
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Joseph E. Johnston427Joseph E. Johnston
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ALS signed “J. E. Johnston,” two pages, 5.5 x 9, January 7, 1885. Letter to Major Robert Stiles. In full: “Yours of the 3d came yesterday. In regard t
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Marquis de Lafayette430Marquis de Lafayette
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LS in French, signed “Lafayette,” one page, 4.75 x 5, no date. Untranslated document headed “No. 1,” at the top. Matted with a book portrait to an ove
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Marquis de Lafayette431Marquis de Lafayette
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ALS in French, signed “Lafayette,” one page, 6 x 4.5, April 7, 1833. The Marquis writes to a close friend and colleague, loosely translated, in part:
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Marquis de Lafayette432Marquis de Lafayette
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ALS in French, signed “Lafayette,” one page, 8 x 10, September 17, 1830. Letter to Etienne-Maurice Gerard, Minister of War and Marshall of France. In
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Robert E. Lee433Robert E. Lee
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Original 2.5 x 4 carte-de-visite photo by Boude and Miley of Lexington, Virginia, signed in black ink, “R. E. Lee.” In good to very good condition, wi
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Robert E. Lee434Robert E. Lee
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Scarce and extremely desirable handwritten check, 7.75 x 2.75, filled out, “West Point, N. Y., Cash—Bank of the Old Dominion at Alexandria,” and signe
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
James Longstreet435James Longstreet
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Confederate general (1821–1904) who distinguished himself at Bull Run, Fredericksburg, and Chickamauga. A 1902 Chicago and Northwestern railroad pass,
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Douglas MacArthur436Douglas MacArthur
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Riveting color 13.75 x 17 print of an oil painting depicting a battle reenactment from McArthur’s early military career in the Philippines, affixed by
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Douglas MacArthur437Douglas MacArthur
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Incredible vintage matte-finish 7.25 x 8.75 photo of General J. Lawton Collins, Chief of Staff of the US Army, presenting the United Nations flag to M
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 3,500.00
William Mahone438William Mahone
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Confederate major general (1826–1895) who distinguished himself during the Siege of Petersburg. DS, signed “Wm. Mahone,” one page, 11.5 x 7.5, January
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Anthony McAuliffe439Anthony McAuliffe
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United States Army general (1898–1975) who commanded the force defending Bastogne, Belgium, during the Battle of the Bulge in World War II. He was fam
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
David McCampbell440David McCampbell
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Large pencil signature, “David McCampbell,” on an off-white card. Card is matted to an original Raymond Waddey acrylic painting of McCampbell shooting
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Montgomery of Alamein441Montgomery of Alamein
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Commanding vintage matte-finish 6.5 x 4.5 group photo of Alamein with his regiment, signed in ink, “B. H. Montgomery, Field–Marshal.” Some light rippl
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Montgomery of Alamein442Montgomery of Alamein
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British field marshal who successfully commanded Allied forces at the Battle of El Alamein, a major turning point in the Western Desert Campaign durin
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
John T. Morgan443John T. Morgan
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General in the Confederate Army during the Civil War (1824–1907) and Senator from Alabama. Ink signature on an off-white 3.5 x 2.25 card. Affixed to a
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
John S. Mosby444John S. Mosby
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ALS signed “Jno. S. Mosby,” one page, 8 x 10.5, Department of Justice, Washington letterhead, February 12, 1910. Mosby writes to “Chinn,” in full: “I
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Napoleon445Napoleon
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LS in French, signed “Np,” one page both sides, 7.25 x 9, May 1, 1811. Letter to a Major General. In part (translated): “I received both your statemen
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
George S. Patton446George S. Patton
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War-dated TLS signed “G. S. Patton, Jr.,” one page, 8 x 10.5, June 27, 1945. Patton writes from Green Meadows, Hamilton, Massachusetts, in full: “I re
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 2,000.00
Bob Neale447Bob Neale
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Number 1 flying Tiger ace with 16 victories. Ballpoint signature, “Bob Neale, Sqd. Leader 1st Sqd.,” on an off-white 2.5 x 1 slip. Slip is affixed to
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Chester Nimitz448Chester Nimitz
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ALS signed “C. W. Nimitz,” one page both sides, 8 x 10.5, personal letterhead, November 29, 1952. Letter to Dwight Eisenhower’s secretary Helen Weaver
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Aimable Pelissier449Aimable Pelissier
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Marshal of France (1794–1864). ALS in French, signed “Msl. Pelissier Duke of Malakoff,” one page both sides, 5.25 x 8.25, August 1, 1861. Letter writt
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Horatio Nelson450Horatio Nelson
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Ink signature, “Nelson & Bronte” on an off white 6.5 x 1.5 slip clipped from a larger document. Inscribed and initialed by Thomas Masterman Hard...
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
George S. Patton451George S. Patton
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ALS signed “Geo S. Patton, Cadet It and Adjutant,” four pages on two adjoining sheets, 5.25 x 6.75, West Point letterhead, no date. Letter to his fath
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
James E. Porter452James E. Porter
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One of General Custer's officers (1847–1876) killed at the Battle of Little Bighorn. Rare albumen bust oval portrait vignette, with image measur...
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,000.00
John J. Pershing454John J. Pershing
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ALS vertically signed “J. J. Pershing,” one page, 5.5 x 8.5, personal letterhead, September 29, 1930. Pershing pens a flowing letter, in part: “Thank
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Eddie Rickenbacker455Eddie Rickenbacker
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America’s top World War I ace (1890–1973), with 26 victories. Vintage matte-finish 8 x 10 photo, signed and inscribed in fountain pen “With best wishe
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Daniel Ruggles456Daniel Ruggles
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Confederate brigadier general (1810-1897) who commanded the 1st Division, 2nd Corps Army of the Mississippi and fought at Shiloh. War-dated ALS signed
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Norman Schwarzkopf457Norman Schwarzkopf
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Color glossy 8 x 10 close-up photo of Schwarzkopf pointing emphatically, signed in black felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Daniel E. Sickles458Daniel E. Sickles
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Controversial and colorful American politician and military officer (1819–1914). After discovering his wife was having an affair, Sickles shot the man
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
John Singlaub459John Singlaub
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Dignified satin-finish 8 x 10 head-and-shoulders portrait of the general in uniform, signed in silver ink. In fine condition, with a bit of a grainy a
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Henry W. Slocum460Henry W. Slocum
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Union general who fought at Gettysburg and accompanied Sherman on his March to the Sea. Ink signature, “H. W. Slocum,” on an off-white 5 x 2.5 clipped
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Carl Spaatz461Carl Spaatz
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Air Force general (1891–1974) who commanded American bombing forces in Europe and the Pacific during World War II. Glossy 8 x 10 photo of Spaatz in fu
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Joseph Stilwell462Joseph Stilwell
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Four-star general (1883–1946), aka ‘Vinegar Joe’ and ‘Old Joe,’ best known for his service in China. Relieved from command in 1944 as part of FDR’s ge
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Hideki Tojo463Hideki Tojo
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Prime Minister of Japan during most of World War II who was directly responsible for the attack on Pearl Harbor. He was later tried for war crimes, co
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Felix von Luckner465Felix von Luckner
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Flown postal cover honoring the 20th Anniversary of the First Air Mail Flight in North Carolina at Wilmington, postmarked January 1, 1912, signed on t
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Jonathan M. Wainwright466Jonathan M. Wainwright
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Vintage matte-finish 7 x 9 photo, signed and inscribed in black ink “To John Dempsey, Sincerely, J. M. Wainright, General USA (Ret).” Framed to an ove
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
D. P. Woodbury and J. G. Totten467D. P. Woodbury and J. G. Totten
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Woodbury was a Civil War officer and engineer who served at First Bull Run and Antietam. Totten was a career officer and was regent of the Smithsonian
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
World War II: Marcel  Bigeard468World War II: Marcel Bigeard
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Satin-finish 8 x 10 photo of the French general, signed in blue felt tip and adding a French sentiment. In fine condition, with a bit of a grainy appe
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00