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RR Auction: Rare Manuscripts, Documents and Autographs

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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 over 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.
John Adams1John Adams
Partly-printed DS as president, one page, 11.25 x 17.25, October 21, 1799. A scalloped-top ship’s papers issued for “the Brig American of Baltimore wh
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 4,000.00
John Adams2John Adams
ALS, one page, 7.75 x 9.75, August 16, 1792. As vice president, Adams writes Mr. Hammond. In full: “I have this moment received your kind letter of th
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
John Adams3John Adams
Crisp ink signature, “Adams,” on an off-white 2.25 x 1 triangular slip clipped from a document. In fine condition, with mild toning, some show-through
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
John Quincy Adams4John Quincy Adams
Partly printed DS as president, signed “J. Q. Adams,” one page on vellum, 15.5 x 9.75, December 20, 1826. A grant for a parcel of 80 acres of land nea
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
John Quincy Adams5John Quincy Adams
Ink signature, “John Quincy Adams, Born 11 July 1767, At the foot of Penn’s Hill, at Braintree, now Quincy,” on an off-white 3.25 x 1.75 slip. Double
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Chester A. Arthur6Chester A. Arthur
War-dated ALS signed “C. A. Arthur, QM Genl.,” two pages on two adjoining sheets, 7.75 x 10, New York Quartermaster General letterhead, December 16, 1
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
George Bush and Jimmy Carter7George Bush and Jimmy Carter
Three items: Two one-page TLSs, each signed “George,” one from 1978 and one from 1988. The 1988 letter reads, in part: “I appreciate your incisive com
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
George W. Bush8George W. Bush
Signed book: Decision Points. Limited edition, later printing. NY: Crown Publishers, 2010. Hardcover with dustjacket, 6.5 x 9.5, 497 pages. Signed on
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
George Bush9George Bush
ALS, signed “George,” one page, both sides of a George Bush, Ambassador embossed card, 6.5 x 4.25, December 24, 1971. Written on Christmas Eve to Dani
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
George Bush10George Bush
ALS signed “George,” one page, 7.25 x 10.5, personal letterhead, January 16, 1976. Letter to a friend named Henry, in regards to comments made about B
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
George W. Bush11George W. Bush
Vibrant DS, one page, 23 x 16.5. Historically significant January 30, 2005 Iraqi unused election ballot bearing 112 printed names in Arabic along with
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter12Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter
Color glossy 8 x 10 photo of the Carters in the White House, signed in black felt tip, “Best wishes, Rosalynn Carter,” and “Jimmy Carter.” In fine con
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter13Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter
Two color satin-finish 10 x 8 photos of the Carters posing individually, each signed in black felt tip. In fine condition.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Grover Cleveland14Grover Cleveland
Impressive oversize 13 x 17 engraved portrait of Cleveland by Jacques Reich, signed in the lower border in pencil by Cleveland and also signed in penc
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Bill Clinton15Bill Clinton
Bill Clinton’s personally-owned and-used golf club. M. A. C. Attack sand wedge is signed on the toe of the club head, “Bill Clinton.” Accompanied by a
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Bill Clinton16Bill Clinton
Glossy 10.5 x 13.5 photo of Boys Nation delegate Bill Clinton shaking hands with President John F. Kennedy on June 6, 1963, at the White House, signed
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Bill Clinton17Bill Clinton
Signed book: Putting People First. First edition, later printing. NY: Times Books, 1992. Paperback, 5.25 x 8, 232 pages. Signed on the title page, “Bi
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Bill Clinton18Bill Clinton
Signed book: Back to Work. First edition. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. Hardcover with dustjacket, 6 x 8.75, 192 pages. Signed on the title page in black
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Bill Clinton19Bill Clinton
Signed book: My Life. First edition. NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 2004. Hardcover with dustjacket, 6.5 x 9.5, 957 pages. Signed on the title page in blue felt
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower20Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower
Vast collection of correspondence and other items from Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower to Caroline Walker of Washington D.C. Included in the collection ar
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Calvin Coolidge21Calvin Coolidge
Business check, 8.25 x 3.25, filled out in another hand and signed by Coolidge, payable to A. J. Schillare for $4.50, October 18, 1910. In fine condit
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower22Dwight D. Eisenhower
TLS, signed “Ike E.,” one page, 7 x 10.25, personal letterhead, January 28, 1963. Eisenhower writes from Palm Desert, California to Robert Cutler, his
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower23Dwight D. Eisenhower
TLS as president, one page, 6.5 x 8.5, White House letterhead, September 30, 1957. Letter of thanks to Norman Palmer at the Newport Country Club. In p
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower24Dwight D. Eisenhower
Vintage matte-finish 11.75 x 10.5 photo of an artist’s portrait of Eisenhower, signed and inscribed in the lower border in fountain pen to California
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower25Dwight D. Eisenhower
TLS as president, one page, 6.75 x 9, White House letterhead, November 24, 1958. Letter to James E. Webb, of Ker-McGee Oil Industries. In full: “I am
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower26Dwight D. Eisenhower
Two one-page TLSs, both 7 x 10 on his personal letterhead. One dated December 14, 1961, signed “Dwight D. Eisenhower,” the other dated October 18, 196
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower27Dwight D. Eisenhower
TLS as president signed “D. E.,” one page, 6.5 x 9, White House letterhead, June 25, 1959. Letter to Ernest ‘Tex’ Lee, Eisenhower’s former aide-de-cam
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower28Dwight D. Eisenhower
TLS as president signed “DE,” one page, 6.75 x 9, White House letterhead, March 6, 1956. Letter to Ernest ‘Tex’ Lee, Eisenhower’s former aide-de-camp,
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower29Dwight D. Eisenhower
Signed book: Crusade in Europe. First edition. NY: Doubleday, 1948. Hardcover, 5.75 x 8.5, 559 pages. Signed on the dedication page in ink, as preside
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower30Dwight D. Eisenhower
Two items: TLS, one page 5.75 x 7.75, Columbia University letterhead, January 13, 1949. Letter to Lt. John Halbin, in part: “After 4 1/2 years, it is
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Dwight D. Eisenhower31Dwight D. Eisenhower
Vintage ink signature, “Dwight D. Eisenhower,” on an off-white 7.75 x 11 guest book page, signed in ink and ballpoint on both sides by six others, inc
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Mamie Doud Eisenhower32Mamie Doud Eisenhower
Two FDCs with cachets honoring the Kansas Territory Centennial and the 7-cent airmail stamp, each signed in black felt tip “Mamie Doud Eisenhower.” In
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Millard Fillmore33Millard Fillmore
Free franked address panel, 4.75 x 3, addressed in another hand to “Stephen Allen Esq, New York City,” and franked in the upper right, “M. Fillmore m.
Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
Gerald Ford and Spiro Agnew34Gerald Ford and Spiro Agnew
Two bright white mock White House cards, one signed in black ink, “Gerald R. Ford,” and one signed in black ballpoint, “Spiro T. Agnew.” In fine condi
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Gerald Ford35Gerald Ford
Vintage glossy 8 x 9.75 photo of a young Ford, signed and inscribed in black ink “To Al Quie one of the very top young men in the Congress whose abili
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Gerald Ford36Gerald Ford
TLS signed “Jerry Ford,” two pages, 8 x 10.5, Congress of the United States letterhead, January 9, 1962. Letter to a constituent, Mrs. Cosmo Annerino.
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Gerald Ford37Gerald Ford
Signed book: The War Powers Resolution: A Constitutional Crisis. Limited first edition of 200 copies plus 50 deluxe copies (this being a presentation
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Four Presidents38Four Presidents
Color satin-finish 8 x 10 photo of presidents Nixon through Reagan gathered at the White House prior to departing for Anwar Sadat’s funeral in 1981, s
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,200.00
Gerald and Betty Ford39Gerald and Betty Ford
Color glossy 8 x 10 photo of the Fords outdoors, signed in the lower border in blue felt tip, “Gerald R. Ford,” and in black felt tip, “Betty Ford.” I
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
James A. Garfield40James A. Garfield
Ink signature, “J. A. Garfield, Ohio,” on a light blue 3.5 x 1.75 slip affixed to an identical size card, with a collector’s notation reading, “Washin
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
U. S. Grant41U. S. Grant
War-dated ink signature, “U. S. Grant, Lt. Gen. U.S.A., Cincinnati, O., March 20th 1864,” on an off-white 4.5 x 2.75 album page. In fine condition, wi
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Lucretia Garfield42Lucretia Garfield
ALS, signed “Lucretia R. Garfield,” two pages on two adjoining sheets, 3.75 x 5.5, black-bordered personal letterhead, not date, April 18, 1916. Lette
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Lucretia Garfield43Lucretia Garfield
ALS signed “Lucretia R. Garfield,” three pages on two adjoining sheets, 3.5 x 5.5, black-bordered personal letterhead, November 23, 1913. Letter to “M
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Benjamin Harrison44Benjamin Harrison
ALS as president signed “Benj Harrison,” two pages on two adjoining sheets, 4.75 x 8, Executive Mansion letterhead, September 19, 1889. Letter written
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,000.00
Benjamin Harrison45Benjamin Harrison
ALS signed “Benj. Harrison,” one page, lightly-lined, 5 x 8, July 7, 1888. Letter to J. S. Clarkson. In full: “I would be pleased to have you come up
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Caroline Harrison46Caroline Harrison
Rare ALS signed “Mrs. Benjamin Harrison,” one page both sides, 4 x 6, Executive Mansion letterhead, June 18 [1891]. Letter to the Postmaster of Washin
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
William Henry Harrison47William Henry Harrison
Manuscript DS, signed “Wm. H. Harrison, aide de camp,” one page, 8.5 x 3.25, July 17, 1795. A receipt for rations for four men and one woman for a dur
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Rutherford B. Hayes48Rutherford B. Hayes
ALS signed “R. B. Hayes,” one page, lightly-lined, 7.75 x 7.5, August 23, 1875. Hayes writes to his doctor. In full: “Enclosed I send you a copy of th
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Herbert Hoover49Herbert Hoover
Bust portrait print, 10 x 13.5, signed and inscribed in black ink, “To Otto Liljeastolpe Swanson, With the kind regards of Herbert Hoover.” Print is a
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Herbert Hoover50Herbert Hoover
Signed book: The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover: The Cabinet & The Presidency, 1920–1933. First edition, first printing. NY: The Macmillan Company, 1952. H
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00