Lot #214
Byrd Antarctic Expedition

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Estimate: $300+

Description

Collection of items associated with the Byrd Antarctic Expedition, including: a cover signed by R. E. Byrd, aviators Harold June and Dean Smith, and geologist Lawrence N. Gould; a cover signed by aerial photographer Ashley Chadbourne McKinley; a glossy 4.5 x 6 photo signed by Byrd; an ink signature of Byrd on a 4.75 x 5.75 sheet; a stamp block signed by Byrd; a TLS by Byrd; an unsigned telegram by Byrd; and two unsigned commemorative covers. In overall very good to fine condition, with staining and tears to the letter. From the collection of Stephen Adamson.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #589 - Ended August 12, 2020