Lot #167
19th Century Autograph Album

Extraordinary autograph album signed by five presidents, Union and Confederate officers, and Supreme Court Justices, including Roosevelt, McKinley, Harrison, Douglass, Morgan, and Butler
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Extraordinary autograph album signed by five presidents, Union and Confederate officers, and Supreme Court Justices, including Roosevelt, McKinley, Harrison, Douglass, Morgan, and Butler

Superb leatherbound autograph album, 8.75 x 9.5, containing 144 signatures of presidents, Union and Confederate generals, politicians, Supreme Court Justices,and other notables, most pages being multi-signed, with just a few back-to-back. Signers include: Grover Cleveland (as president), Benjamin Harrison, Theodore Roosevelt (as president), William McKinley (as president), Warren G. Harding (as president), Lew Wallace, J. M. Palmer, J. R. Hawley, J. M. Rusk, C. F. Manderson, J. B. Gordon, E. C. Walthall, M. C. Butler, W. B. Bate, Frederick Douglass, Melville Fuller, Stephen Field, Joseph McKenna, Samuel Blatchford, Lucius Lamar, David Brewer, Henry Brown, George Shirash, Howell Jackson, George Dewey, John T. Morgan, Randall Gibson, William B. Bate, Matthew C. Butler, Alfred Colquitt, Francis M. Cockrell, and Eppa Hunton. A more comprehensive list of the signatures is available for download or viewing by clicking here plus images of the book are also available here (both in PDF format). In fine condition, with a partial separation along front hinge, and scattered wear to covers. A one-of-a-kind collection in well-preserved condition. RRAuction COA.

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  • Dates: #375 - Ended September 14, 2011