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Massachusetts Senator Frederick Gillett Honors Abraham Lincoln

Frederick H. Gillett (1851 – 1935). Congressman and Senator from Massachusetts, Speaker of the House of Representatives from 1919 – 1925. Portrait with inscription honoring Abraham Lincoln. 6” x 9”. Washington, Sept. 15, 29. “Lincoln is a by word in every house for liberty, equality & the ideals of true Americanism. Fred. H. Gillett”. A nice tribute to Lincoln while serving as a senator. Couple of light folds. Extremely Fine.
Catalog: # AM-1506
State: District Of Columbia
Topic: Political/United States
Price: $175.00

Medal Of Honor Winner

EUGENE B. FLUCKEY. Medal of Honor and Navy Cross recipient. Commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet submarine force from 1964 – 1966. DS. 1 page. August 1, 1991. Partly-printed bank check drawn on Signed bank payable in the amount of “$15.00 to disabled American Veterans". In excellent condition.
Catalog: # CK-0129
Topic: Signed Checks
Price: $25.00

Merchant Benjamin Altman Signs A Check

BENJAMIN ALTMAN. DS. 1pp. 8" x 2 3/4". New York. Nov. 8th 1905. A "Chemical National Bank" check signed by noted merchant Benjamin Altman. He paid "Philip Lich $24.75". The piece is in fine condition and an unobtrusive cut cancellation affects nothing.
Catalog: # AM-0190
Topic: Signed Checks
Price: $125.00

Merchant Bernard Gimbel TLS

BERNARD GIMBEL. TLS. 1pp. 8 1/2" x 10 1/2". New York. June 12, 1919. A typed letter signed "Bernard F. Gimbel" on his personal letterhead. The businessman wrote to "Jason Rogers Esq., c/o The Globe": "Beg to acknowledge with thanks your letter of recent date advising me that you are mailing under separate cover a copy of your new book 'Building Newspaper Advertising.' I am looking forward to reading this book because I know your vast experience makes you an authority on this subject. The next time you expect to be in the neighborhood, telephone and we will take luncheon together." The letter is in very fine condition.
Catalog: # AM-0502
Topic: Business
Price: $575.00

Missouri Governor And Confederate General Sterling Price Signs Some Missouri Bonds

Sterling Price. DS. 1pp. 11" x 12 1/2". Missouri. April 15, 1853. A $1,000 State of Missouri bond signed by Sterling Price as Governor. The piece and six coupons have been glued down to a larger sheet. There is one punch cancellation through Price's signature, and the overall condition is very good.
Catalog: # AM-0315
Topic: Civil War
Price: $295.00

Moltke The Elder

HELMUTH KARL BERNHARD GRAF CO MOLTKE (1800-1891) German soldier. Moltke served as chief of staff for the Prussian Army for thirty years, and is widely regarded as one of the great military strategists of his time. Partially Printed Document Signed, “ H. v. Moltke.” One page, 7” x 4 1/4”. Berlin. May 28, 1873. The document grants permission to take a volume out of the Reichstag Library. Document affixed to cardboard backing. Else Very Good.
Catalog: # AM-1439
Topic: Miscellaneous

Nathan M. Rothschild

NATHAN MAYER ROTHSCHILD (1777-1836) Banker, and head of the London branch of the Rothschild banking family. Rothschild worked constantly for the defeat of the French emperor in the interests of England as well as his own financial gain. Working inconspicuously Rothschild engineered the financial machinery needed to supply the Allies with the much needed funding to defeat the French. Russian bond signed by Nathan M. Rothschild, dated 1822, for 720 Roubles.
Catalog: # AM-3285
Price: $750.00

Nathaniel Cobb Deering

(1827-1887). Congressman. S 4 ¾” x 7 ½”. . n.d. A signature “N.C. Deering. Osage. Iowa” on a page
Catalog: # AM-1640
State: Iowa
Price: $39.00

Naval Appointment Signed by President John Tyler

John Tyler (1790 – 1862). 10th President of the United States. DS. 1 page. 11 ¼” x 8”. Tyler appoints “William K. Mayo …a Midshipman in the Navy of theUnited States, from the 18th October, 1841.” A bold signature of Tyler as president. Countersigned by Secretary of the Navy David Henshaw. Backed to another sheet. Some foxing.
Catalog: # AM-3428
Topic: Presidents and First Ladies
Price: $1750.00

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