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(Autograph and Scrap Book, 19th Century), Whittier Family

Auction:
2483
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$4,444$3,750

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2483
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

(Autograph and Scrap Book, 19th Century), Whittier Family, Autograph album containing many signatures of Ulysses S. Grant, Schuyler Colfax, tipt in signature of Franklin Pierce, two autograph notes from John Greenleaf Whittier, autograph note from Edward Everett, Charles Sumner, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Bronson Alcott, Wendell Phillips, Henry W. Longfellow, P.T. Barnum, Daniel Webster, Elizabeth Barrett and Robert Browning, Celia Thaxter, Oliver Wendell Holmes, and many others, gilt pictorial and stamped cloth, oblong 4to, (gatherings loose in binding).
Estimate $5,000-8,000

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Bronson Alcott, Celia Thaxter, Daniel Webster, Edward Everett, Elizabeth Barrett, Franklin Pierce, Henry W. Longfellow, John Greenleaf Whittier, Oliver Wendell Holmes, P.T. Barnum, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Robert Browning, Ulysses S. Grant, Wendell Phillips, American poets, Autograph, Greenleaf, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.

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