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Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) A Collection of Memorabilia, 1972-1973.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1023
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Nixon, Richard M. (1913-1994) A Collection of Memorabilia, 1972-1973. Including: official color 8 x 10 in. White House portrait of Nixon as President; portrait of the President and First Lady; a collection of invitations to Nixon's 1973 Inauguration; a mimeographed copy of the staff directory for the Inaugural committee; two scripts of the Inauguration; a collection of pro-Nixon buttons (including several "Hire Watergate Vets" buttons and "Support the Presidency" pints; an unused pad of paper with "Committee for the Re-election of the President" printed on each sheet; a screen-printed metallic silver sash with the slogan, "President Nixon. Now more than ever." in red and blue; a shadow box frame containing eight pins, a bracelet, ribbon with medallion, and necklace with medallion from the 47th Republican Inaugural from 1973; [and] approximately 100 snapshots taken by Shepherd of the 1972 Republican Convention, held in August at Miami Beach, including photos of ladies wearing the pro-Nixon sash described above, and other candid photos of Nixon, Agnew, Jimmy Stewart, John Wayne, peace protestors, inaugural workers, the floor and venue, and an elephant mascot, among others; [together with] a collection of other Nixon and Republican pins and cuff links.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Jimmy Stewart, Nixon, John Wayne, 20th century in the United States, American people of German descent, Politics of the United States, Presidency of the United States, Richard Nixon, Richard Nixon 1968 presidential campaign, The United States, Watergate scandal

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