Lot #152
Presidential Ephemera

Presidential Ephemera
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Estimate: $200+

Description

Presidential Ephemera

Eight unsigned items: a humorous pull-tab caricature card depicting Van Buren, showing him with either “A beautiful goblet of White House Champagne” or “An ugly mug of log-cabin hard cider”; a partly-printed invitation filled out in another hand, inviting a couple to a dinner with the president; three tickets to the 1920 Democratic National Convention (one unused); a police permit to pass across Woodrow Wilson’s inauguration parade route of on March 5, 1917; a ticket to the Garrick Theatre for a presidential campaign event on April 6, 1912; and a partly-printed invitation filled out in another hand, February 7, 1911, in part: “The President and Mrs. Taft request the pleasure of the company of Mr. and Mrs. Popper at a reception to be held at the White House.” Includes an admission card, small envelope marked “Not Transferable,” and White House transmittal envelope. In overall fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs And Artifacts Featuring Animation
  • Dates: #479 - Ended July 13, 2016