RR Auction: Fine Autographs and Artifacts featuring Science and Technology

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Boasting nearly 1,000 lots in a variety of genres, RR Auction's June Fine Autographs and Artifacts sale is highlighted by a Science and Technology section that includes a Lunar Module rotational hand controller, letters by Charles Darwin and Albert Einstein, rare early computer hardware, and more. Other top lots include Apollo 14 moonwalker Edgar Mitchell's lunar surface-worn backpack strap, a letter by Joseph Stalin with a hammer-and-sickle sketch, a Beatles-signed promo slick for A Hard Day's Night, hand-drawn plans from Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin studio, and signed letters by luminaries like Davy Crockett, Paul Gauguin, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sigmund Freud, Richard Wagner, and Claude Monet. RR Auction is a globally recognized and trusted auction house specializing in historical autographs and artifacts. Join us as we make history selling history in June 2019.
ALS - Autograph Letter Signed
ANS - Autograph Note Signed
AQS - Autograph Quotation Signed
AMQS - Autograph Musical Quotation Signed
DS - Document Signed
FDC - First Day Cover
Inscribed - “Personalized”
ISP - Inscribed Signed Photograph
LS - Letter Signed
SP - Signed Photograph
TLS - Typed Letter Signed
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Chester Nimitz201 - Chester Nimitz
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Historic matte-finish 7 x 6 photo of Chester Nimitz signing the Japanese surrender aboard the USS Missouri on September 2, 1945, signed and inscribed
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Estimates : 1,200.00 - 1,400.00
 
 
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Report on de Grasse's French Fleet202 - Report on de Grasse's French Fleet
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Manuscript report in French, four pages on two adjoining sheets, 7 x 9.5, about the French fleet's voyage under Francois Joseph Paul de Grasse a...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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George S. Patton203 - George S. Patton
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ALS signed “George S. Patton, Jr.,” one page both sides, 8 x 10.5, Mounted Service School letterhead, October 13, 1914. Letter home to his mother, in
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Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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George S. Patton204 - George S. Patton
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Hand-addressed mailing envelope, 9.5 x 4, addressed in Patton's hand to "Mrs. G. S. Patton, Jr., South Hamilton, Mass.," and marked &q...
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Napoleon205 - Napoleon
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Partly-printed DS, in French, signed “Np,” one page, 13.75 x 19.25, January 11, 1813. Impressive document authorizing the ship Le Felix to sail and tr
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Estimates : 3,500.00 - 4,500.00
 
 
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Napoleon206 - Napoleon
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Manuscript DS in French, signed “Np,” one page, 7.75 x 10.75, January 9, 1811. Untranslated military document submitted to Napoleon by Minister of War
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Napoleon207 - Napoleon
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Manuscript DS, in French, signed “Np,” one page both sides, 8.25 x 12, February 13, 1819. On Marshal Bertrand's February 10th report on repairs ...
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USS Maine208 - USS Maine
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Brilliant limited edition bronze tablet made from metal salvaged from the U.S.S. Maine, a 2nd-class battleship of the US Navy that mysteriously explod
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain209 - Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
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Maine-born Union major general (1828-1914) who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his defense of Little Round Top at Gettysburg. The Fir
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Enola Gay210 - Enola Gay
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Glossy 10 x 8 cardstock photo of three members of the Hiroshima bombing mission posing below the Enola Gay, each signing in thin black felt tip, “Theo
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Enola Gay and Bockscar211 - Enola Gay and Bockscar
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Group of six checks signed by the Hiroshima/Nagasaki airmen, including: a personal check filled out and signed by Paul W. Tibbets; and five checks for
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Enola Gay: Tibbets and Sweeney212 - Enola Gay: Tibbets and Sweeney
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Glossy 8 x 10 photo of Enola Gay pilot Paul Tibbets and Bockscar pilot Charles Sweeney shaking hands just before Sweeney's flight to Nagasaki, s...
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William Hamilton213 - William Hamilton
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British ambassador to the Kingdom of Naples, antiquarian, archaeologist, and vulcanologist who studied Mount Vesuvius (1731-1803). ALS signed “Wm. Ham
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Paul von Hindenburg214 - Paul von Hindenburg
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German World War I military hero (1847–1934) and president of Germany from 1925 to 1934. Untranslated ALS in German, signed “Hindenburg,” one page bo
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Estimates : 300.00 - 500.00
 
 
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Iwo Jima: Joe Rosenthal215 - Iwo Jima: Joe Rosenthal
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Very attractive color 12 x 16 print entitled 'So Proudly We Hail,' showing a gorgeous gold-tone image of the Iwo Jima flag raising atop Moun...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Benjamin Lincoln216 - Benjamin Lincoln
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Partly-printed DS, signed “B. Lincoln,” one page, 9 x 5, June 25, 1804. Port of Marblehead document certifying an import of “one Cask of Wine numbered
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Benjamin Lincoln217 - Benjamin Lincoln
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Uncommon partly-printed DS, signed “B. Lincoln,” one page, 7.5 x 9.75, January 30, 1799. As collector of the districts of Boston and Charlestown, Linc
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George S. Patton219 - George S. Patton
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Early ink signature, "Lt. Col. G. S. Patton, Jr., Tank School,” on an off-white 3.25 x 1.25 slip. In very good to fine condition, with some lig...
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Ottavio Piccolomini220 - Ottavio Piccolomini
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Italian nobleman (1599–1656) whose military career included service as a Spanish general and then as a field marshal of the Holy Roman Empire. ALS in
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William Tryon222 - William Tryon
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Colonial governor of the Province of North Carolina and the Province of New York (1729- 1788). Revolutionary War-dated manuscript DS, signed “Rec...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Tuskegee Airmen: Charles McGee223 - Tuskegee Airmen: Charles McGee
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Four glossy photos of famed Tuskegee airman Charles McGee, 8 x 10 and 10 x 8, each signed in thin black felt tip, “Charles E. McGee,” who adds various
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Ernst Udet224 - Ernst Udet
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German flying ace (1896–1941) whose 62 victories during WWI made him the country's second-highest scoring ace, outdone only by Manfred von Richt...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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Agiflite Handheld Aerial Camera with Zeiss T* Lenses225 - Agiflite Handheld Aerial Camera with Zeiss T* Lenses
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Agiflite handheld aerial camera for use by the US Navy, comprising a Mk. 2 D body with trigger-style shutter release, two 70mm film magazines, a Carl
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Apple 'Think Different' Poster Set226 - Apple 'Think Different' Poster Set
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Complete ‘Educator Set’ of promotional posters issued for Apple’s iconic ‘Think Different’ campaign from 2000, containing all ten 11 x 17 posters, wit
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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Degem Systems Communications Training Hardware227 - Degem Systems Communications Training Hardware
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Collection of Degem Systems hardware that forms a large radio communications training system, as would be used by a university or industry. There are
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Marie Curie228 - Marie Curie
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Polish-born French physicist (1867–1934), she and her husband Pierre discovered two new elements, polonium and radium; for this work they received the
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Computer Core Memory Boards Group of (12)229 - Computer Core Memory Boards Group of (12)
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Collection of 12 pieces of vintage computer hardware, including: three Hughes Aircraft core memory modules, marked "1570032-100"; a core m...
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Estimates : 2,000.00 - 3,000.00
 
 
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Charles Darwin230 - Charles Darwin
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ALS signed “C. Darwin,” four pages on two adjoining sheets, 4.5 x 7.25, "Thursday 8th" [August 8, 1850]. Letter to Nathaniel Thomas Wether...
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Estimates : 15,000.00 - 20,000.00
 
 
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Charles Darwin231 - Charles Darwin
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ALS signed “Charles Darwin,” one page, 5 x 8, personal Down House letterhead, June 11, [no year]. Letter to Henry Nottidge Moseley, a British naturali
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Louis de Broglie232 - Louis de Broglie
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French physicist (1892–1987) known for his theory that matter has the properties of both particles and waves, who was awarded the 1929 Nobel Prize in
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Diver Handheld Sonar233 - Diver Handheld Sonar
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Detecting-ranging portable sonar set made by Futuronics Corp. for use by Navy scuba divers, measuring approximately 12? in diameter and 11? tall, with
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Early Computer Board Collection234 - Early Computer Board Collection
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Collection of 23 early computer boards and devices, with manufacturers and types including: Motorola (M68HC11EVB Evaluation Board); Intel (MCS-80 Syst
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Early Computer Boards Group of (44)235 - Early Computer Boards Group of (44)
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Collection of 44 early computer boards with various vintage surface-mounted components, with manufacturers including: Autonetics, Beckman, CDC, ESI, F
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Thomas Edison236 - Thomas Edison
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Sharp original vintage circa 1913 matte-finish 8.5 x 6.5 photograph of Thomas Edison seated at his desk with a "Mr. Wilson," as captioned ...
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Estimates : 500.00 - 700.00
 
 
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Albert Einstein237 - Albert Einstein
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ALS in German, signed “A. Einstein,” one page, 3.5 x 5.5, postcard letterhead, April 1926. Letter to Hans Reichenbach in Stuttgart, Germany, concernin
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Albert Einstein238 - Albert Einstein
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TLS signed “A. Einstein,” one page, 8.5 x 11, blindstamped Princeton letterhead, July 28, 1951. Two letters to Dr. Alessandro Cortese in New York City
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Albert Einstein239 - Albert Einstein
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Fantastic hand-painted silhouette portrait of Albert Einstein's distinctive profile, accomplished in ink on an off-white 6.75 x 10 sheet, signed...
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Albert Einstein240 - Albert Einstein
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TLS in German, signed “A. Einstein,” one page, 8.25 x 10.25, blind-stamped personal letterhead, June 23, 1939. Letter to Edward Barsky of the Medial A
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Albert Einstein241 - Albert Einstein
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Sought-after fountain pen signature, "Albert Einstein,” on the reverse of an off-white 3.5 x 2 business card for Vic Kostuk's Polish-Americ...
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
 
 
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Richard Gatling242 - Richard Gatling
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American inventor (1818–1903) best known for his invention of the Gatling gun, considered to be the first successful machine gun; his other inventions
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Asa Gray243 - Asa Gray
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Important American botanist (1810–1888) whose extensive studies of North American flora did more than the work of any other botanist to unify the taxo
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Joseph Dalton Hooker244 - Joseph Dalton Hooker
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Important British botanist and explorer (1817–1911) who was Charles Darwin's closest friend; he served as director of the Royal Botanic Gardens,...
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Hydrolab Environmental Data System Sensor245 - Hydrolab Environmental Data System Sensor
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Hydrolab Environmental Data Systems 8100 Series water quality data transmitter, measuring 31? long and 3.75? in diameter, comprising a clear plastic t
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Interpretation System Field Plotter Analog Computer246 - Interpretation System Field Plotter Analog Computer
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An F-9 field plotter by Interpretation Systems Incorporated, 24 x 14 x 4, with on/off switch, probe input, a block of nine dial knobs, a balance gauge
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Rene Laennec247 - Rene Laennec
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French physician (1781–1826) who invented the stethoscope in 1816 and pioneered its use for diagnosing chest problems. Partly-printed DS, one page, 15
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Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
 
 
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Antoine Lavoisier248 - Antoine Lavoisier
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Extremely influential French chemist (1743–1794) noted for his discovery of the role oxygen plays in combustion; he was executed by guillotine during
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Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
 
 
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Samuel F. B. Morse249 - Samuel F. B. Morse
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American artist and inventor (1791–1872) whose development of the telegraph revolutionized worldwide communication. ALS signed “Sam'l F. B. Mors...
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
 
 
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Samuel F. B. Morse250 - Samuel F. B. Morse
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American artist and inventor (1791–1872) whose development of the telegraph revolutionized worldwide communication. Fantastic 4.25 x 6.5 cabinet photo
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Group of (3) Pastoriza Personal Analog Computers from the 1960s251 - Group of (3) Pastoriza Personal Analog Computers from the 1960s
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Group of three circa 1960s personal analog computers in brown carrying cases, manufactured by Pastoriza Electronics in Boston, with each case containi
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Louis Pasteur252 - Louis Pasteur
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Handwritten manuscript in French by Louis Pasteur, unsigned, one page, 7 x 9, May 24, 1858. Notes on the work of Monsieur Rets entitled ‘Present state
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Estimates : 2,500.00 - 3,500.00
 
 
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Erwin Schrodinger253 - Erwin Schrodinger
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Nobel Prize-winning Austrian theoretical physicist (1887–1961) who achieved fame for his contributions to quantum mechanics, known especially for form
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Nikola Tesla254 - Nikola Tesla
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Rare and highly desirable AQS in pencil on the reverse of a 3 x 1.5 calling card belonging to Charles A. Bragg. The quote, in full: "Throughout...
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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EAI MiniAC Analog Computer with Repetitive Operation Display Unit and Variplotter255 - EAI MiniAC Analog Computer with Repetitive Operation Display Unit and Variplotter
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EAI MiniAC analog computer with EAI Repetitive Operation Display Unit (RPI 0314) and EAI Variplotter 1110 plotter unit: the MiniAC measures 32.5 x 22
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Estimates : 4,000.00 - 5,000.00
 
 
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Simulator 240 Analog Computer with Patchboard256 - Simulator 240 Analog Computer with Patchboard
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240 Simulator analog computer made by Simulators, Inc. of Northbrook, Illinois. The main 240 Simulator unit measures 20 x 26 x 22, and features colorf
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Estimates : 6,000.00 - 7,000.00
 
 
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Wild BC-4 Ballistic Camera System257 - Wild BC-4 Ballistic Camera System
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Impressive Wild Heerbrugg BC-4 ballistic camera system, designed for optical tracking of satellites and missiles with photogrammetric geodetic positio
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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Wild T4 First Order Theodolite258 - Wild T4 First Order Theodolite
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Remarkable Wild Heerbrugg T4 astronomical theodolite, renowned as one of the largest and most precise instruments ever made for geodetic astronomy and
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Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
 
 
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Aircraft Flight Controller Data Recorder259 - Aircraft Flight Controller Data Recorder
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Aircraft flight controller data recorder, measuring 6? x 11? x 6?, with a plate on the side reading: "RO-311/AKQ-1, Ser. No. 0007, Pt No Mfr. 9...
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Early Computer Artifact Collection260 - Early Computer Artifact Collection
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Uncommon collection of early computer parts, including: a group of four 7 x 5.5 circuit boards manufactured by Abacus Incorporated, with three designa
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Autocad Software for Drafting Set of Manuals261 - Autocad Software for Drafting Set of Manuals
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Collection of manuals, reference books, and floppy disks for Autodesk's AutoCAD (Release 12), including: installation and performance guides; fu...
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Bafco Frequency Response Analyzer from Rockwell Downey and Plasma Power Supply Panel262 - Bafco Frequency Response Analyzer from Rockwell Downey and Plasma Power Supply Panel
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Two pieces of hardware: a Bafco Model 916 frequency response analyzer (which the consignor notes was used at the North American Rockwell plant in Down
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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BQM-34 Drone Radio Receiver-Transmitter Tracking Beacon and Autonetic Verdan Disc Memory263 - BQM-34 Drone Radio Receiver-Transmitter Tracking Beacon and Autonetic Verdan Disc Memory
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Two items: a BQM-34 drone radio receiver-transmitter tracking beacon mounted on a metal plate, measuring 17.5? x 9? x 4?, with tags on the main tubes
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Vint Cerf264 - Vint Cerf
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American Internet pioneer (born 1943) and one of 'the fathers of the Internet,' who developed TCP/IP technology and the first commercial ema...
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Computer Test Display Control Panel265 - Computer Test Display Control Panel
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Computer control panel marked "Test Display" and "Test Control," measuring 19? x 14?, with banks of error lights, input switches...
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Robert Dennard266 - Robert Dennard
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American electrical engineer (born 1932) who invented dynamic random access memory (DRAM), more colloquially called RAM, which is used in computers, g
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Digital Tape Flight Recorder With Spare Tape267 - Digital Tape Flight Recorder With Spare Tape
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Digital flight tape recorder manufactured by the Data Science Corporation of San Diego, housed in a heavy-duty 9? x 6? x 9? gray metal case, with a la
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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DLA Test Panels Lot of (2)268 - DLA Test Panels Lot of (2)
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Pair of DLA test panels, measuring 19? x 5.25?, with each featuring numerous knobs on the face and rainbow ribbon cables to the rear. In overall very
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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DNA: James D. Watson269 - DNA: James D. Watson
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Vintage glossy 4.75 x 6.75 photo of Watson holding a model of the double helix structure of DNA, signed in fountain pen with his rare full name, &qu...
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DNA: James D. Watson270 - DNA: James D. Watson
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Signed book: The Double Helix. Later printing. NY: W. W. Norton, 1980. Softcover, 5 x 8.25, 298 pages. Signed on the title page in black ballpoint, ...
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Electromechanical Computer Module271 - Electromechanical Computer Module
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Interesting electromechanical computer module, measuring approximately 14? x 6.5? x 3.5?, marked on one side of the metal chassis, "65069-304 1...
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Viktor Frankl272 - Viktor Frankl
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Austrian neurologist, psychiatrist, writer, and Holocaust survivor (1905–1997) known for his bestseller Man's Search for Meaning. Glossy 7 x 5 G...
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Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
 
 
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Gyroscope Collection273 - Gyroscope Collection
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Collection of gyroscopes and related devices, including: a Singer Rate Integrating Gyroscope; a Humphrey Rotatable Directional Gyroscope; a Humphrey V
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Otto Hahn274 - Otto Hahn
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German chemist (1879–1968) who won the 1944 Nobel Prize for the discovery of nuclear fission. Vintage glossy 4 x 5.75 photo of Hahn at a conference, s
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Peter Higgs275 - Peter Higgs
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Theoretical physicist (born 1929) who earned a Nobel Prize for his work on the mass of subatomic particles; he famously predicted the existence of a n
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Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,500.00
 
 
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High Precision Optical Refractometer276 - High Precision Optical Refractometer
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A high precision Abbe 3L optical refractometer manufactured by Bausch & Lomb, 6? x 12.75? x 10.5?, consisting of upper eyepiece, thermometer, co...
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William Jackson Hooker277 - William Jackson Hooker
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English systematic botanist and organizer, and botanical illustrator (1785–1865) who held the post of Regius Professor of Botany at Glasgow University
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Hydrogen Air Fuel Cell Demonstrator278 - Hydrogen Air Fuel Cell Demonstrator
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Vintage "Hydrogen Air-Fuel Cell" demonstrator box made by Electro-Optical Systems of Pasadena, California, measuring 5.25? x 7.75? x 3.5?,...
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Hydrogen/Oxygen Fuel Cell Demonstrator279 - Hydrogen/Oxygen Fuel Cell Demonstrator
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Appealing vintage circa 1960s/70s Bacon-type hydrogen/oxygen fuel cell demonstrator, measuring approximately 5? x 9? x 7?, featuring two circular gaug
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Internet Pioneers280 - Internet Pioneers
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Group of six business cards, each 3.5 x 2, signed on the front or back in ink or felt tip by the respective Internet pioneer, including: Vint Cerf, on
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Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
 
 
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Kodak High Speed Camera281 - Kodak High Speed Camera
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Vintage Kodak High Speed Camera, measuring 12.5? x 12? x 9?, with a plate on the rear, reading: "Kodak High Speed Camera, Made in Rochester, N....
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Max von Laue282 - Max von Laue
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German physicist (1879–1960) who won the 1914 Nobel Prize in Physics for his research related to the diffraction of X-rays by crystals. Striking matte
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Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
 
 
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I. M. Levitt283 - I. M. Levitt
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Astronomer-scientist (1907–2004) associated with the Franklin Institute, known for his pioneering work on the Martian clock and calendar. Vintage glos
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Guglielmo Marconi284 - Guglielmo Marconi
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TLS signed “G. Marconi,” one page, 8 x 10, Marconi House letterhead, February 2, 1931. Letter to Mary F. Shaffner, in full: "Please accept my s...
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Non-Dispersive Infrared Carbon Monoxide Sensor285 - Non-Dispersive Infrared Carbon Monoxide Sensor
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Rack-mountable non-dispersive infrared carbon monoxide sensor manufactured by P. K. Morgan Ltd of Chatham, Kent, England, measuring 19? x 7? x 13?, wi
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Pair of BP Cavituri Valves with Gold Plating286 - Pair of BP Cavituri Valves with Gold Plating
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Attractive pairing of gold-plated BP Cavituri Valves made by Moog Inc., both 14.25 x 8.75 x 5.25, each bearing red valve caps and two manufacturer lab
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Penta-Reflector for Alignment of Minuteman Rocket287 - Penta-Reflector for Alignment of Minuteman Rocket
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Available to US bidders only. A "Penta-Reflector, Model D614-112, Serial No. 3," made by Davidson Optronics, Inc. of West Covina, Californ...
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Philbrick Researches Universal Multiplier-Dividers and Operational Amplifiers288 - Philbrick Researches Universal Multiplier-Dividers and Operational Amplifiers
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Collection of six components manufactured by Philbrick Researches, including: two rack-mountable K5-M Universal Multiplier-Divider units, each measuri
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Physicists: Edward Teller and Karl T. Compton289 - Physicists: Edward Teller and Karl T. Compton
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Two items: a felt tip signature, “Edward Teller,” on an off-white 3 x 1 label affixed by Teller to a color glossy 5 x 7 photo; and a DS signed “Karl T
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Carl Sagan290 - Carl Sagan
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Signed book: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors. First edition. NY: Random House, 1992. Hardcover with dust jacket, 6.5 x 9.5, 505 pages. Signed and inscr
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Jonas Salk291 - Jonas Salk
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Two items: a matte-finish 8 x 10 half-length photo of Salk holding up a case of vials in his laboratory, signed in black ink, "Jonas E. Salk&qu...
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Jonas Salk292 - Jonas Salk
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Four items: a matte-finish 8 x 10 photo of the creator of the first polio vaccine, signed in black ink, "Jonas E. Salk"; and a set of thre...
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Antonio Scarpa293 - Antonio Scarpa
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Italian anatomist (1752–1832) who wrote several important treatises on a wide range of anatomical and medical subjects. Scarce ALS in Italian, one pag
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Emilio Segre294 - Emilio Segre
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Italian-American physicist (1905–1989) who discovered the antiproton, worked as a group leader for the Manhattan Project, and won the 1959 Nobel Prize
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Harlow Shapley295 - Harlow Shapley
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American scientist and head of the Harvard College Observatory (1885–1972) who used RR Lyrae stars to estimate the size of the Milky Way Galaxy and th
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William Shockley296 - William Shockley
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American physicist (1910–1989) who won the 1956 Nobel Prize in Physics for his development of the transistor. Original ballpoint sketch of a transisto
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Simtronix Environmental Monitoring System Sensor297 - Simtronix Environmental Monitoring System Sensor
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Large Simtronix Environmental Monitoring System submersible sensor, measuring 33.5? long and 8? in diameter, used to measure the underwater environmen
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Antique Slide Projector298 - Antique Slide Projector
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Antique slide projector, measuring 10? x 8? x 6.5?, featuring a lens on the front marked "S. V. E., Series 0A, 4? Focus." Retains the orig...
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Edward Teller299 - Edward Teller
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Hungarian-born nuclear physicist (1908–2003) who worked with Fermi on the Manhattan Project and later assumed a leading role in the development of the
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Collection of Test Equipment300 - Collection of Test Equipment
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Collection of six pieces of test equipment, including: a Bendix TS-2828/UQ Sonar Range Calibrator in a gray metal carrying case; a rack-mountable &q...
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Clyde W. Tombaugh301 - Clyde W. Tombaugh
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Official color 10 x 8 NASA lithograph of an artist's conception of the planet Pluto, signed in black felt tip, "Discoverer of the 9th plane...
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Torpedo Gyro/Recorder Assembly and Miniature Military Reel-to-Reel Tape Recorder302 - Torpedo Gyro/Recorder Assembly and Miniature Military Reel-to-Reel Tape Recorder
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Two interesting pieces of military hardware: a panel marked "Exercise Assembly Torpedo Mark 64 Mod. 1," measuring 15.25? x 13? x 7?, featu...
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