Lot #40
John F. Kennedy's 1947–1952 Congressional Address + Telephone Book Including Initialed Invoice

John F. Kennedy's 1947-52 Congressional address & telephone book
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Estimate: $10000+


John F. Kennedy's 1947-52 Congressional address & telephone book

John F. Kennedy 1947-1952 Congressional Address and Telephone Book with Initialed Invoice for cleaning his apartment:

JFK's personally owned and used late 1940s and early 1950s address and telephone book from his days as a U.S. Congressman. Amazing look into JFK's inner circle at this time in his life. Includes letter of provenance, from Kennedy’s secretary Evelyn Lincoln—ex. Robert White sale. Important people in JFK 's life at this time on one page for quick access, including Judge Morrissey, Dave Powers, his father Joe, brother Robert, and political adviser Mark Dalton. JFK’s three phone numbers with his brother and father’s addresses and telephone numbers are all included on one special page in this unique address and telephone book. JFK prints his name and address on the first page and has written his phone number directly below. Includes an itemized bill for cleaning his apartment on Bowdoin St. (the site of many photographs from this collection) from Jan. 25, 1952 signed "OK—J.K., 1-25-52" for a total of $55.50. Also included are two letters from two of his Greek constituents who pledge their friendship to JFK.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Art and Literature
  • Dates: #610 - Ended June 16, 2021