Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts including Americana

Christie's
19 June 2014, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 19.06.2014

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ADAMS, Samuel (1722-1803), Signer, Massachusetts Manuscript ...

ADAMS, Samuel (1722-1803), Signer, Massachusetts . Manuscript letter signed ("Samuel Adams"), WITH 6-LINE AUTOGRAPH POSTSCRIPT SIGNED ("Samuel Adams"), to William Lux (ca. 1730-1778), Boston, 13 May 1774. Informing Lux of Boston's response to the "shutting of the Harbour." 1 page, folio, closed

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$18,000 - US$25,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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BATES, Katherine Lee (1859-1929), poet, educator Autograph m...

BATES, Katherine Lee (1859-1929), poet, educator . Autograph manuscript signed ("Katherine Lee Bates"), [1915], "America the Beautiful." 2 pages, 8vo, four stanzas, laid down . [ With :] BATES. Typed letter signed ("Katherine Lee Bates"), to Miss Moulton, Wellesley, Massachusetts, 1 March 1915. 1

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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CHASE, Salmon P Autograph letter signed ("S P Chase"), as Ch...

CHASE, Salmon P. Autograph letter signed ("S. P. Chase"), as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, to Mrs. Irvin McDowell, Washington, 24 April 1866. 4 pages, 8vo .
CHASE, Salmon P. Autograph letter signed ("S. P. Chase"), as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, to Mrs. Irvin McDowell, Washington, 24

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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CIVIL WAR] BARNARD, George N Photographic Views of Sherman'...

CIVIL WAR.] BARNARD, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, embracing scenes of the occupation of Nashville, the great battle around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea and the Great Raid through the Carolinas . New York: Press of Wynkoop and

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$70,000 - US$100,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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CIVIL WAR] GARDNER, Alexander (1821-1882), photographer Gar...

CIVIL WAR]. GARDNER, Alexander (1821-1882), photographer. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Washington: Philip & Solomons, 1866].
CIVIL WAR]. GARDNER, Alexander (1821-1882), photographer. Gardner's Photographic Sketch Book of the War. Washington: Philip & Solomons, 1866]. 2 vols

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$100,000 - US$150,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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EISENHOWER, Dwight D (1890-1969), President, Supreme Allied ...

EISENHOWER, Dwight D. (1890-1969), President, Supreme Allied Commander . Autograph letter signed ("Ike"), as Lt. Gen., to his wife, Mamie Doud Eisenhower, 23 September [1942]. 3 pages, 8vo, with original autograph envelope (and free frank) .
EISENHOWER, Dwight D. (1890-1969), President, Supreme

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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EISENHOWER, Dwight D Draft typed letter signed ("D") TO PRES...

EISENHOWER, Dwight D. Draft typed letter signed ("D.") TO PRESIDENT HARRY S. TRUMAN, Hotel Commodore, New York, 13 September 1952. 1 page, 4to, personal stationery AUTOGRAPH CORRECTIONS AND EMENDATIONS IN EISENHOWER'S HAND.
EISENHOWER, Dwight D. Draft typed letter signed ("D.") TO PRESIDENT HARRY S

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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GARFIELD ASSASSINATION] GUITEAU, Charles J (1841-1882), Ass...

GARFIELD ASSASSINATION.] GUITEAU, Charles J. (1841-1882), Assassin . Autograph letter signed ("Charles Guiteau") to Thomas Connery (1835-1923), managing editor of the N.Y. Herald , U.S. Jail, Washington, D.C., 24 September 1881; with postscript initialed ("C. G."). 2 pages, 8vo, written on recto and

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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JEFFERSON, Thomas (1743-1826), author of the Declaration of ...

JEFFERSON, Thomas (1743-1826), author of the Declaration of Independence, President . Autograph letter signed ("Th: Jefferson"), AS PRESIDENT, to General Samuel Smith (1752-1839), Washington, 10 October 1801; WITH AUTOGRAPH FREE FRANK SIGNED ("Th: Jefferson"). 1 page, 4to, blank integral, small

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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JEFFERSON, Thomas Autograph letter signed ("Th: Jefferson"),...

JEFFERSON, Thomas. Autograph letter signed ("Th: Jefferson"), as President, to Col. Minor, Washington, 25 November 1807. 1 page, 4to, text and signature pale; remnants of mounting along top edge of verso .
JEFFERSON, Thomas. Autograph letter signed ("Th: Jefferson"), as President, to Col. Minor

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$8,000 - US$12,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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JOHNSON, Lyndon B (1913-1973), President Autograph note sign...

JOHNSON, Lyndon B. (1913-1973), President . Autograph note signed ("L.B.J."), n.d., n.p. (docketed as written on 24 December 1963). 1 page, 8vo, on lined note paper .
JOHNSON, Lyndon B. (1913-1973), President . Autograph note signed ("L.B.J."), n.d., n.p. (docketed as written on 24 December 1963). 1

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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JOUTEL, Henri (ca 1640-1735) A Journal of the Last Voyage Pe...

JOUTEL, Henri (ca 1640-1735). A Journal of the Last Voyage Perform'd by Monsr. de la Sale to the Gulph of Mexico, to find out the Mouth of the Missisipi River. London: Printed for A. Bell, B. Lintott and J. Baker, 1714.
JOUTEL, Henri (ca 1640-1735). A Journal of the Last Voyage Perform'd by Monsr

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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LAFAYETTE, Gilbert du Motier, Marquis (1757-1834), Revolutio...

LAFAYETTE, Gilbert du Motier, Marquis (1757-1834), Revolutionary war general . Autograph letter signed ("Lafayette"), to Samuel Smith (1752-1839), New York, 21 September 1824. 2 pages, 4to, blank integral, seal hole . In English.
LAFAYETTE, Gilbert du Motier, Marquis (1757-1834), Revolutionary war

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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LINDBERGH, Charles A (1902-1974), Aviator Autograph manuscri...

LINDBERGH, Charles A. (1902-1974), Aviator . Autograph manuscript signed ("Charles A. Lindbergh"), 18 April 1932. 1 page, folio, staple punctures at lower corners .
LINDBERGH, Charles A. (1902-1974), Aviator . Autograph manuscript signed ("Charles A. Lindbergh"), 18 April 1932. 1 page, folio, staple

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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LINDBERGH, Charles A (1902-1974), Aviator Collection of 13 a...

LINDBERGH, Charles A. (1902-1974), Aviator. Collection of 13 autograph letters signed and 2 typed letters signed ("Charles A. Lindbergh," "C.A.L.") to Dorothy Hutchison, 1936-1939. Together 28 pages, 4tos and 8vo, one in pencil . [ With :] LINDBERGH, Anne Morrow. Collection of 11 autograph letters

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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MANHATTAN PROJECT] Document commemorating the "Los Alamos N...

MANHATTAN PROJECT]. Document commemorating the "Los Alamos New Mexico Atomic Bomb Project" SIGNED BY 30 SCIENTISTS, OFFICERS AND CIVILIANS EMPLOYED ON THE MANHATTAN PROJECT, INCLUDING GEN. LESLIE GROVES, J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER, EDWARD TELLER, ENRICO FERMI and others. Los Alamos, New Mexico n.d

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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REAGAN, Ronald (1911-2004), President Autograph letter signe...

REAGAN, Ronald (1911-2004), President . Autograph letter signed ("Ronald Reagan"), to Miss Fraser, n.d. 1 page, 4to, personal stationery .
REAGAN, Ronald (1911-2004), President . Autograph letter signed ("Ronald Reagan"), to Miss Fraser, n.d. 1 page, 4to, personal stationery . CALLING HIMSELF "A

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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REAGAN, Ronald Draft speech typescript, WITH EXTENSIVE AUTOG...

REAGAN, Ronald. Draft speech typescript, WITH EXTENSIVE AUTOGRAPH CORRECTIONS AND EMENDATIONS IN REAGAN'S HAND, Cleveland Ohio, 30 May 1980. 6 pages, 4to. Reagan's corrections in blue ink, a few additional corrections by another hand in black ink . In a cloth slipcase.
REAGAN, Ronald. Draft speech

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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REAGAN, Ronald Typed letter signed ("Ron"), as President, to...

REAGAN, Ronald. Typed letter signed ("Ron"), as President, to George Murphy (1902-1992), Washington, 25 November 1985. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery . FINE.
REAGAN, Ronald. Typed letter signed ("Ron"), as President, to George Murphy (1902-1992), Washington, 25 November 1985. 1 page, 4to, White

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Franklin D (1882-1945), President Autograph draft...

ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. (1882-1945), President . Autograph draft telegram signed ("Roosevelt"), to Secretary of the Navy [Josephus Daniels], n.d. [April 1914]. 2 pages, 4to, docketed by FDR in pencil on verso; with envelope from Comm. in Chief, U.S. Pacific Reserve Fleet addressed in unknown hand to

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,800 - US$2,500

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Franklin D Typed letter signed ("Franklin D Roose...

ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Typed letter signed ("Franklin D. Roosevelt"), as President, to Mrs. Thomas F. McAllister. Washington, 7 September 1939. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery .
ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Typed letter signed ("Franklin D. Roosevelt"), as President, to Mrs. Thomas F. McAllister

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Franklin D Typed letter signed ("Franklin D Roose...

ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Typed letter signed ("Franklin D. Roosevelt"), as President, to Representative Joseph E. Hendricks (1903-1974), Washington, 2 July 1941. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery . FINE.
ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Typed letter signed ("Franklin D. Roosevelt"), as President, to

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Franklin D Addresses of Franklin D Roosevelt, Pre...

ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States, from July 19, 1940 to January 20, 1941 . The White House [Government Printing Office]: Christmas 1941.
ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States, from July 19

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$7,000 - US$10,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Franklin D Typed letter signed ("Franklin D Roose...

ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Typed letter signed ("Franklin D. Roosevelt"), as President, to J. David Stern, Washington, 29 October 1943. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery, with original envelope and carbon of 26 October 1943 letter from Stern to FDR .
ROOSEVELT, Franklin D. Typed letter signed

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$600 - US$1,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Franklin D] CUMMINGS, Homer and Carl McFARLAND F...

ROOSEVELT, Franklin D.] CUMMINGS, Homer and Carl McFARLAND. Federal Justice: Chapters in the History of Justice and the Federal Executive . New York: The Macmillan Co., 1937.
ROOSEVELT, Franklin D.] CUMMINGS, Homer and Carl McFARLAND. Federal Justice: Chapters in the History of Justice and the

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Theodore (1858-1919), President Typed letter sign...

ROOSEVELT, Theodore (1858-1919), President . Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt") to William Laird Clowes (1856-1905), Oyster Bay, N.Y., 28 December 1898. 1 page, 4to, remnants of mounting on verso (with show-through on recto), a few holograph corrections .
ROOSEVELT, Theodore (1858-1919

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Theodore Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt...

ROOSEVELT, Theodore. Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt") to Mrs. Adolph Mensing, 10 October 1901. 1 page, 4to, Executive Mansion stationery, mourning paper .
ROOSEVELT, Theodore. Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt") to Mrs. Adolph Mensing, 10 October 1901. 1 page, 4to, Executive Mansion

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$2,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Theodore Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt...

ROOSEVELT, Theodore. Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt"), as President, to "the writer of 'Point of View' at Scribner's Magazine , On board U.S.S. Mississippi , 1 October 1907. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery, with three lines in holograph at end, and a few emendations; with original

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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ROOSEVELT, Theodore Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt...

ROOSEVELT, Theodore. Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt"), as President, to C. F. Hodge, 29 September 1908. 1 page, 4to, White House stationery, laid down on card alongside a photo of Roosevelt .
ROOSEVELT, Theodore. Typed letter signed ("Theodore Roosevelt"), as President, to C. F. Hodge, 29

Lot #: 33

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 19 Jun 2014

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TRUMAN, Harry S (1884-1972), President Typed letter signed (...

TRUMAN, Harry S. (1884-1972), President . Typed letter signed ("Harry S. Truman"), as Vice-president, to Hugh P. Williamson, 6 April 1945, with four-line autograph postscript. 1 page, 4to, Vice-presidential stationery, small closed tears at edges, remnants of mounting on top edge of verso .
TRUMAN

Lot #: 34

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 19 Jun 2014