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November 11, 2019 12:00 PM - November 17, 2019 07:00 PMCalender

Hollywood Actors Large Collection of Signed Material from the Estate of Rudy Vallee.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Hollywood Actors Large Collection of Signed Material from the Estate of Rudy Vallee. Diverse group of more than 100 signed photographs, letters, autograph notes, and other material addressed to Vallee, including: Lon Chaney Jr., autograph note; Roddy McDowell inscribed photograph c. 1941; Bing Crosby signed photo (damage); Fred Astaire with inscribed album page, "From 3 to 4:30 at '21" (foot positions at the famous club); Veronica Lake inscribed album page affixed to 1941 photo; Loretta Young signed photo; Frank Sinatra signed note; Dorothy Lamour signed photo; autographs (all with glue discoloration) of Orson Welles; Eddie Cantor and others; autograph letters signed by Yvonne DiCarlo, Carol Landis, Ella Raines; musical set note signed by Danny Kaye; letters from Fred Allen; H.L. Menken; Burgess Meredith; Edward G. Robinson signed tobacco label; notes from Ray Milland; Gene Autry, and many others; should be seen.
Estimate $600-800

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Fred Allen, Frank Sinatra, Fred Astaire, Danny Kaye, Eddie Cantor, Bing Crosby, Edward G. Robinson, Ella Raines, Gene Autry, Burgess Meredith, Loretta Young, Orson Welles, Veronica Lake, Rudy Vallee, Yvonne DiCarlo, Roddy McDowell, Carol Landis, H.L. Menken