RR Auction's Titanic 100 Year Anniversary Auction

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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.
Titanic Deck Chair1639Titanic Deck Chair
Exceedingly rare original Titanic deck chair, measuring approximately 37.75 x 22.5 x 54, one of only seven still known to exist. The chair displays ex
Wallace Hartley1640Wallace Hartley
English violinist (1878–1912) best remembered as the courageous bandleader who, along with his seven other band members, played on as the Titanic sank
Estimates : 100,000.00 - 200,000.00
Lady Duff-Gordon1641Lady Duff-Gordon
Original silk Japanese kimono-style full-length robe worn by iconic Titanic First Class passenger Lucy Christiana a.k.a. Lady Duff-Gordon (“Lucile”) a
Estimates : 8,000.00 - 10,000.00
Edward Herbert Keeping1642Edward Herbert Keeping
Mr. and Mrs. George Dunton Widener from Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, boarded the Titanic at Cherbourg, France, with their son, Harry Elkins Widener, Mr.
Estimates : 100,000.00 - 125,000.00
August H. Weikman1643August H. Weikman
A United States Series 1899 silver dollar certificate, 7.5 x 3.25, signed and inscribed by S.S. Titanic survivor August H. Weikman, “This note was in
Estimates : 30,000.00 - 35,000.00
Bruce Ismay1644Bruce Ismay
Chairman and managing director of the White Star Line (1862–1937). He came to rather negative international attention as the highest-ranking White Sta
Estimates : 6,000.00 - 8,000.00
John Snyder1645John Snyder
ALS signed “John P. Snyder,” two pages, 4.75 x 7, On Board ‘R.M.S. ‘Titanic’ letterhead, April 10, 1912. Letter to a friend. In full: “While I sit her
Estimates : 20,000.00 - 30,000.00
Frank Snyder1646Frank Snyder
TLS signed “Frank,” two pages, 8.5 x 11, Frank C. Snyder Real Estate letterhead, April 18, 1912. Letter from Frank Snyder, the brother of John Snyder,
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Edward J. Smith1647Edward J. Smith
English naval officer (1850–1912) who was the officer in command of the RMS Titanic and died when the ship sank. Scarce DS, signed “E. J. Smith,” one
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
Frank O. Evans1648Frank O. Evans
Partly-printed DS, filled out and signed in another hand on behalf of the Captain Edward J. Smith, one page, 7.5 x 9.5, May 13, 1912. A pay slip showi
Estimates : 8,000.00 - 10,000.00
Aft Grand Staircase Relic1649Aft Grand Staircase Relic
An original fragment of the Titanic’s aft grand staircase. This section of carved English oak the balustrade molding measures 3 x 1.25 x .75 and bears
Estimates : 8,000.00 - 10,000.00
William Murdoch1650William Murdoch
First officer on the Titanic (1873–1912) who was the officer in charge on the bridge when the Titanic collided with an iceberg. After the collision, h
Estimates : 20,000.00 - 30,000.00
Sidney Conrad Siebert1651Sidney Conrad Siebert
ALS, in pencil, signed “Your own ever loving & Davoted Husband hon,” four pages on two adjoining sheets, 4.5 x 7, no date. Letter to his wife Wi
Estimates : 10,000.00 - 15,000.00
Richard Parsons1652Richard Parsons
Second class steward aboard the Titanic, with a monthly salary of £3 15s. Parsons died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never posit...
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Pre-sinking Titanic1653Pre-sinking Titanic
Two color postcards from Raphael Tuck & Sons’ celebrated liner series, 5.5 x 3.5, both featuring the White Star Liner in all her glory on the oc...
Estimates : 10,000.00 - 12,000.00
Wooden Door Relic1654Wooden Door Relic
Limited edition display of an actual piece of wood, .5 x .25, of a mahogany door panel from the Titanic. The panel was picked up as floating wreckage
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
RMS Olympic Officers1655RMS Olympic Officers
Original crystal-clear 10 x 13 portrait photograph of RMS Olympic's officers on deck adjacent to Lifeboat No. 6 wearing dress white summer unifo...
Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Austin Partner1656Austin Partner
Eighteen karat UK assayed gold collar stud, worn by Austin Partner, First Class Titanic passenger and victim. This stud was worn by Partner when he dr
Estimates : 12,000.00 - 14,000.00
William T. Stead1657William T. Stead
Journalist (1849–1912) and assistant editor of the Pall Mall Gazette famous for his anti-vice crusade and founder of The Review of Reviews who drowned
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
Tichnor Brothers First Printing Titanic Memorial1658Tichnor Brothers First Printing Titanic Memorial
Two identical Tichnor Brothers postcards, first printings, 5.5 x 3.5, both featuring an artist’s rendition of the full length of the leviathan ship, w
Estimates : 4,000.00 - 6,000.00
Original unsigned vintage first generation photo of the Titanic wreck site, 5.25 x 3.5, taken aboard the Carpathia on the morning of April 15, 1912. P
Estimates : 5,000.00 - 8,000.00
Titanic postcard, featuring the text on the front, “The Most Appalling Disaster in Maritime History,” with the reverse bearing a message in ink, “Isn’
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Two rare colored Titanic postcards of the Titanic sailing to the left, featuring red ink print in the upper left corner with Titanic’s dimensions and
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
A set of two non-transmitted telegrams from survivors of the Titanic from the Carpathia to family members in New York. Both measure approximately 8.5
Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
Titanic 1910 Pre-launch1663Titanic 1910 Pre-launch
Extremely rare, pre-launch 11-page booklet from the White Star Line, 8.5 x 5.25, featuring construction of both the Olympic and Titanic at Harland &...
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Titanic 1911 Pre-launch1664Titanic 1911 Pre-launch
Rare 1911 pre-launch advertising piece, 5 x 7, featuring images of the Olympic-as-Titanic and “The Restaurant.” In very good condition, with scattered
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic and Olympic 19111665Titanic and Olympic 1911
Extremely rare 1911 vertical White Star Line Fold-Out Cut-Away brochure of Olympic/Titanic entitled, ‘The Largest and Finest Steamers in the World: Ol
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Titanic Disaster1666Titanic Disaster
Red hardcover copy of the Titanic Disaster: U.S. Senate Sub-Committee Hearings, by Senator William A. Smith. Washington: U.S. Government Printing Offi
Estimates : 3,500.00 - 4,000.00
Titanic Historical Society Banquet1667Titanic Historical Society Banquet
Titanic Historical Society Banquet menu, 8.5 x 11, two pages, from the April 17, 1982, event. Signed on the cover in ink and felt tip by Titanic survi
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic: The Exhibition1668Titanic: The Exhibition
Signed book: Titanic: The Exhibition. Limited edition Survivor Signature Series, #34/100 (books 1–50 were only sold in the United States). Memphis, Te
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic Survivors1669Titanic Survivors
Four items: pamphlet for the Titanic and Her Era, a Special Exhibition at the Philadelphia Maritime Museum, 1982, 5.5 x 8.5, signed on the front in ba
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Titanic Survivors1670Titanic Survivors
Rare 8 x 5.75 book photo, signed and inscribed in black ballpoint, “To Stephen Koshal—I am the baby that was thrown overboard and was listed as missin
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic Survivors1671Titanic Survivors
Glossy 10 x 8 photo of the Titanic, signed in blue and black felt tip by survivors Millvina Dean, Frank P. Aks, Edwina McKenzie, Walter Lord, and Geor
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
Three postcards: a glossy 5.5 x 3.5 image of the Titanic, signed in ballpoint by B. V. Dean, Eva Hart, and E. E. Haisman; a 5.5 x 3.5 memorial postcar
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Titanic Relief Fund1673Titanic Relief Fund
Capital & Counties Bank, Limited Titanic Relief Fund check, 8 x 4, filled out and signed in another hand and stamped “Titanic Relief Fund,” paya...
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Titanic Survivor: Potter, Lily A.1674Titanic Survivor: Potter, Lily A.
ALS signed “L. A. Potter,” one page both sides, 5 x 3.25. Personal note written on black bordered paper stationery to a “Mr. & Mrs. Robbins” of ...
Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,000.00
Eleanor Shurman1675Eleanor Shurman
ALS signed “Eleanor Johnson Shurman, Titanic Survivor,” one page, 6.25 x 8.75, no date. Letter to a collector. In part: “I have autographed all the sh
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
The Sinking of the S.S. Titanic1676The Sinking of the S.S. Titanic
Exceptionally rare first edition, limited edition of The Sinking of the S. S. Titanic, April 14–15, 1912, this being No. 455 of 500, by John B. Thayer
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
A Night to Remember1677A Night to Remember
Signed book: 20th Anniversary Illustrated edition of A Night to Remember, by Walter Lord; Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, New York, 1976. Hardcover with
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
A Night to Remember1678A Night to Remember
Eight items: three hardcover copies of Walter Lord’s A Night to Remember, two being first editions printed in 1955 and 1956, the other printed in 1957
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
The Great Titanic Disaster1679The Great Titanic Disaster
Two items: red hardcover copy of The Great Titanic Disaster, by Thomas Russell, Laird & Lee, 1912, featuring an artist’s rendition of an angel h...
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
The Night Lives On1680The Night Lives On
Signed book: The Night Lives On. First edition. NY: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1986. Hardcover with dustjacket. Signed on the title page in bla
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
The Loss of the Titanic1681The Loss of the Titanic
Blue hardcover, gold-lettered edition of The Loss of the S.S. Titanic, by Lawrence Beesley, Houghton Mifflin Company, New York, 1912. Beesley presents
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Home from the Sea1682Home from the Sea
Terrific hardcover edition of Home from the Sea, by Sir Arthur Rostron, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1931. Contents features the Captain of the Ca
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sinking of the Titanic1683Sinking of the Titanic
Two red hardcover copies of the Sinking of the Titanic, The Worlds Greatest Sea Disaster, Official Edition, featuring an artist’s rendition of the Tit
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sinking of the Titanic1684Sinking of the Titanic
Two red hardcover copies of the Sinking of the Titanic, The Worlds Greatest Sea Disaster, Official Edition, featuring an artist’s rendition of the Tit
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sinking of the Titanic1685Sinking of the Titanic
Two hardcover copies, one brown and one red, of the Sinking of the Titanic, The Worlds Greatest Sea Disaster, Official Edition, National Bible House,
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Sinking of the Titanic1686Sinking of the Titanic
Two red hardcover copies of the Sinking of the Titanic and The Worlds Greatest Sea Disaster, Official Edition, National Bible House, Chicago, 1912, th
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Sinking of the Titanic1687Sinking of the Titanic
Rare paperback edition (condensed version) of the Complete Story of the Greatest Sea Tragedies: ‘Sinking of the Titanic,’ A Graphic and Thrilling Acco
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters1688Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters
Two hardcover copies of The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters, by Logan Marshall. Star Publishing Company, Chicago, 1912. The first book
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00