Lot #354
Ernest J. King Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $300+

Description

Commander-in-chief of the US Fleet and chief of naval operations (1878-1956) who commanded the US Navy throughout World War II and served as President Franklin D. Roosevelt's chief naval advisor. He was promoted to five-star admiral in 1944. Dignified matte-finish 10.25 x 13.25 photo of Fleet Admiral King in uniform, signed and inscribed in black ink, "For Captain S. C. Anderson—With best wishes—Ernest J. King, December 22, 1945." In very good to fine condition, with light creasing and staining to the borders, and light silvering to the perimeter of the image.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #639 - Ended July 13, 2022





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