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Pogo Possum Comic Book #7, Dell Golden Age (1951)

Published by Dell Comics from 1946 to 1954, this was a series with two Four Color releases and 16 issues in the regular series with Walt Kelly art and story in all. Pogo is the title and central character of a long-running daily American comic strip, created by cartoonist Walt Kelly (1913–1973) and distributed by the Post-Hall Syndicate. Set in the Okefenokee Swamp of the southeastern United States, the strip often engaged in social and political satire through the adventures of its anthropomorphic funny animal characters.  Overall, fine (6.7) condition.  

$55.00
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Possart, Ernst von

Ernst von Possart (11 May 1841 – 8 April 1921) was a German actor and theatre director.  Autograph Card Wriiting Signed, n.d. - 4 1/2 x 3 written in blk ink with rich age-toning seen throughout card.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Rhea, Mlle. Hortense

Mlle. Hortense Rhea (180? - May 23, 1899) made her debut in "Camille" in the Imperial Theature.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 1885 - 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 written in blk ink with lovely golden age-toning seen throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Richards, Thomas
Autograph Card Signed, n.d. 2 1/2 x 2
$4.00
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Ristori, Adelaide

Adelaide Ristori (29 January 1822 – 9 October 1906) was a distinguished Italian tragedienne, who was often referred to as the Marquise.  Autograph Card Signed, n.d. -   3 1/8 x 2 1/2 written in blk ink with a nice rich golden-browning hue tone seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Ristori, Adelaide

Adelaide Ristori (29 January 1822 – 9 October 1906) was a distinguished Italian tragedienne, who was often referred to as the Marquise.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 5 x 1 1/2 written in blk ink and cut from an ALS.  A golden-brown hue toning seen overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Rush, Richard
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$15.00
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Rushton, B A (Vintage Business Docket)

"Bill of Sales For: Mrs. B.A. Rushton, Monthly Statement Receipt Dated Feb. 1, 1887 for Stenographer's Supplies. "Document Signed, 02/01/1887 - 4 1/2 x 8 Folio:  written in blk ink on red lined fine parchment with a nice and even golden-brown hue on docket, and signed on verso.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Rushworth, Frank

Frank Rushworth (Born: January 1858 in Marylebone, Middlesex England - Died: May 2, 1939 in Horsham, Sussex, England) was a British actor on stage and film.  Autograph Letter Signed, 10/17/1908 -  5 1/2 x 8 Folio:  written in blk ink on fine English wove fiber wire parchment with a four-fold crease and lovely age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Russell, John

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, KG, GCMG, PC (18 August 1792 - 28 May 1878), known as Lord John Russell before 1861, was an English Whig and Liberal politician who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. 5 x 3 Leaf: written in blk ink as Lord John Russell; also, British Coat of Arms on English wove fiber wire parchment with a lovely age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition.   Autograph Slip Signed, n.d. - 1 1/2 x 1 mounted 3 x 1 /2 Leaf:  signed in blk ink on old English wove fiber parchment as Lord John Russell; a lovely and rich golden-brown seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

 

 

$15.00
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Russell, John

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, KG, GCMG, PC (18 August 1792 - 28 May 1878), known as Lord John Russell before 1861, was an English Whig and Liberal politician who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. 5 x 3 Leaf: written in blk ink as Lord John Russell; also, British Coat of Arms on English wove fiber wire parchment with a lovely age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition.  Document Signed, n.d. - 6 x 2 Leaf:  signed in blk ink from  an offical document .  Appears to be a cut-away from a legal document signed from Parliament; lovely age-toning seen throughout overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Russell, John

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, KG, GCMG, PC (18 August 1792 - 28 May 1878), known as Lord John Russell before 1861, was an English Whig and Liberal politician who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. - 4 1/2 x 2 Leaf:  written in blk ink and cut from an ALS with a lovely golden-brown hue seen throughout leaf.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Russell, John

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, KG, GCMG, PC (18 August 1792 - 28 May 1878), known as Lord John Russell before 1861, was an English Whig and Liberal politician who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century. Autograph Slip Signed, n.d. -   3 x 2 mounted Leaf:  signed in blk ink and cut from an ALS with rich golden-browning seen on leaf.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Russell, John

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, KG, GCMG, PC (18 August 1792 - 28 May 1878), known as Lord John Russell before 1861, was an English Whig and Liberal politician who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century. Autograph Slip Writing Signed, Postmarked: FREE 25 AU 25 1831. - 4 1/2 x 3 Leaf:  written in blk ink on old English wove fiber wire parchment with age-toning seen and a redish-brown postal round-dating.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Russell, John

John Russell, 1st Earl Russell, KG, GCMG, PC (18 August 1792 - 28 May 1878), known as Lord John Russell before 1861, was an English Whig and Liberal politician who served twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom in the mid-19th century.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. - 8 1/2 x 4 1/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink as a private ALS; lovely deep golden-browning hues seen throughout leaf.  Overall, fine condition.

$25.00
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Sainton, Charlotte

Charlotte Helen Sainton-Dolby (17 May 1821 – 18 February 1885), was an English contralto, singing teacher and composer.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, written in blk ink and cut from an ALS with a nice golden-brown hue seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Salvini, Tommaso

Tommaso Salvini (1 January 1829 – 31 December 1915) was an Italian actor. Autograph Card Writing Signed, 11/01/1885 - 4 1/2 x 2 1/2  written in blk ink from New York; with gold bevelled edging seen and nice and even golden-brown toning  throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Sangster, Margaret Elizabeth Munson

Margaret Elizabeth Sangster (February 22, 1838 – 1912) was an American poet, author, and editor. She was popular in the late 19th and early 20th century.  Autograph Slip Signed, n.d. -  4 x 2 1/2 Leaf:  written in blk ink with a lovely age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Saxe, John Godfrey

John Godfrey Saxe I (June 2, 1816 – March 31, 1887) was an American poet best known for his re-telling of the Indian parable "The Blind Men and the Elephant" which introduced the story to a Western audience.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  3 1/2 x 1 1/4 mounted Leaf:  written in blk ink with a golden-browning hue seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Saxe, John Godfrey

John Godfrey Saxe I (June 2, 1816 – March 31, 1887) was an American poet best known for his re-telling of the Indian parable "The Blind Men and the Elephant" which introduced the story to a Western audience.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.e -  3 1/2 x 2 1/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink and cut from a Frank; a deep rich browning seen throughout leaf.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Scanlan, William J.

William J. Scanlan (February 14, 1856 - February 18, 1898) was a composer and actor of musical theater.  Autograph Card Signed, n.d. -  4 x 2 1/2 signed in blk ink with gold edging and a nice age-toning see.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Shaw, Mary Postans

Mary Shaw (1814 - 9 September 1876) was an English classical contralto who had an active international career in concerts and operas during the 1830s and 1840s. She is best remembered today for creating the role of Cuniza in the world premiere of Giuseppe Verdi's first opera Oberto at La Scala in 1839.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, n.d. -  4 1/2 x 3 1/2 written in blk ink "I made my first appearnce in a comedy called A Mid Summer Madness."  Nice large and clear writting seen throughout with even and rich age-toning.  Overall, fine condition. 

$50.00
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Shaw, Mary Postans

Mary Shaw (1814 - 9 September 1876) was an English classical contralto who had an active international career in concerts and operas during the 1830s and 1840s. She is best remembered today for creating the role of Cuniza in the world premiere of Giuseppe Verdi's first opera Oberto at La Scala in 1839.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  3 3/4 x 2 1/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink on line wove fiber wire parchment and cut from an ALS.  Overall, fine condition. 

$25.00
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Shaw, Mary Postans

Mary Shaw (1814 - 9 September 1876) was an English classical contralto who had an active international career in concerts and operas during the 1830s and 1840s. She is best remembered today for creating the role of Cuniza in the world premiere of Giuseppe Verdi's first opera Oberto at La Scala in 1839.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  3 1/2 x 2 Leaf:  written in blk ink and cut from an ALS with lovely golden-brown hue seen in lettering; and a nice age-toning seen throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$30.00
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Shaw, Mary Postans

Mary Shaw (1814 - 9 September 1876) was an English classical contralto who had an active international career in concerts and operas during the 1830s and 1840s. She is best remembered today for creating the role of Cuniza in the world premiere of Giuseppe Verdi's first opera Oberto at La Scala in 1839.   Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  4 1/2 x 2 Leaf:  written in blk ink on fine wove fiber parchment with a rich golden-browning seen throughout document.  Overall, fine condition. 

$30.00
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Sheridan, William E.

William E. Sheridan (June 1, 1839 – May 18, 1887), was an American stage actor and Civil War veteran, active on stage from 1858 until his death in 1887.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, n.d. -  4 1/2 x 2 1/2 written in blk ink with gold bevel edging and a lovely golden-brown hue seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Sherman, John

John Sherman (May 10, 1823 – October 22, 1900) was an American Republican representative and senator from Ohio during the Civil War and into the late nineteenth century. He also served as both Secretary of the Treasury and Secretary of State and was the principal author of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 12/05/1894 -  3 1/2 x 2 1/2  written in blk ink with a rich golden-brown toning seen throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$35.00
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Sherman, John

John Sherman (May 10, 1823 – October 22, 1900) was an American Republican representative and senator from Ohio during the Civil War and into the late nineteenth century. He also served as both Secretary of the Treasury and Secretary of State and was the principal author of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  4 1/2 x 1 3/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink on wove fiber wire parchment with a rich golden-browning hue seen throughout leaf.  Overall, fine condition. 

$25.00
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Sherman, John

John Sherman (May 10, 1823 – October 22, 1900) was an American Republican representative and senator from Ohio during the Civil War and into the late nineteenth century. He also served as both Secretary of the Treasury and Secretary of State and was the principal author of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  Autograph Card Signed, n.d. - 3 1/2 x 2 written in blk ink with lovely age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$20.00
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Sherman, John

John Sherman (May 10, 1823 – October 22, 1900) was an American Republican representative and senator from Ohio during the Civil War and into the late nineteenth century. He also served as both Secretary of the Treasury and Secretary of State and was the principal author of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. - 4 3/4 x 2 1/2 Leaf:  written in blk ink with a even amount of golden-brown age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$25.00
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Sherman, John

John Sherman (May 10, 1823 – October 22, 1900) was an American Republican representative and senator from Ohio during the Civil War and into the late nineteenth century. He also served as both Secretary of the Treasury and Secretary of State and was the principal author of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 09/24/1897 - 3 2/3 x 2 1/4 written in blk ink with a rich golden-brown hue seen throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$30.00
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Shillaber, Benjamin Penhallow

Benjamin Penhallow Shillaber (1814 - 1890) was an American humorist and newspaperman.   Autograph Slip Writing Signed, 12/03/1871 - 3 x 2 1/4 mounted 4 1/2 x 2 3/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink with a nice golden-browning hue seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Shillaber, Benjamin Penhallow

Benjamin Penhallow Shillaber (1814 - 1890) was an American humorist and newspaperman.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 03/16/7869 -  3 1/4 x 1 1/2 written in blk ink with a lovely golden-brown hue seen throughout writing.  Overasll, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Sigourney, Lydia Howard Huntley

Lydia Huntley Sigourney (September 1, 1791 - June 10, 1865), nee Lydia Howard Huntley, was a popular American poet during the early and mid 19th century. Autograph Slip Writing Signed, 07/05/1855 -  4 x 2 1/2 mounted, Leaf:  written in blk ink with a deepand rich browning seen.  Lovely lettering overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Southard, Samuel Lewis

Samuel Lewis Southard (June 9, 1787 – June 26, 1842) was a prominent U.S. statesman of the early 19th century, serving as a U.S. Senator, Secretary of the Navy, and the tenth Governor of New Jersey.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, 04/21/1833 - 3 x 1 mounted, 3 1/2 x 1 1/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink with two parchment stains seen on old wove fiber wire.  Overall, fine condition. 

$20.00
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Standing, Commander Sir Guy

Commander Sir Guy Standing KBE RNVR (1 September 1873–24 February 1937) was an English actor.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 1908 - 2 1/2 x 2 written in blk ink with deep heavy lettering and lovely age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Stowell, Hugh

Hugh Stowell (3 December 1799 – 8 October 1865) was a Church of England clergyman with a reputation as a “vigorous and inspiring preacher."  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, 07/20/ny - 4 x 1 1/2 Leaf:  written on rectro and verso in blk ink on wove fiber parchment with a lovely golden-brown hue seen throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Stringham, Silas Horton

Rear Admiral Silas Horton Stringham (7 November 1798—7 February 1876) was an officer of the United States Navy who saw active service during the War of 1812, the Second Barbary War, and the Mexican–American War, and who commanded the Atlantic Blockading Squadron at the beginning of the American Civil War.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  3 x 1 mounted 4 x 2 1/2 Leaf:  written in blk ink with a rich and dark golden-browning hue; clear lettering seen throughout leaf.  Overall, fine condition. 

$40.00
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Sutro, Alfred

Alfred Sutro OBE (7 August 1863 – 11 September 1933 was an English author, dramatist and translator. In addition to a succession of successful plays of his own in the first quarter of the 20th century, Sutro made the first English translations of works by the Belgian writer Maurice Maeterlinck.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, 09/06/1912 -  3 x 2 written in blk ink with uneven age-toning seen.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Swain, Charles 'Manchester Poet'

Charles Swain (4 January 1801 – 22 September 1874) was an English poet and engraver, born in Manchester. He was honorary professor of poetry at the Manchester Royal Institution, and in 1856 was granted a civil list pension.  Autograph Manuscript Signed, 1843 - 8 x 10 rectro and verso Manuscript; written in old fine wove fiber wire parchment with a reddish waxy seal on verso. A light four-fold with marked, browning seen throughout . Overall, fine condition.

$90.00
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Symes, Robert Henry

Sir Robert Henry Symes - (1837-1908)  was an Englishman who became a notable political and popular british figure during the mid to late 19th century.  He became a Sheriff 1887, Mayor 1893-1894, 1896-1897; A Lord Mayor  in 1902 -1903.  Autograph Letter Signed, 10/26/1903  - 4 x 6  Leaflet : To: John Hart - ALS & Frank Envelope:  written in the hand of the author in blk ink with a center fold.  Rich golden-brown hue and age-tonning seen throughout letter.  Overall, fine condition. 

$30.00
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Talbot, Thomas

Thomas Talbot (September 7, 1818 – October 6, 1886) was the 31st Governor of Massachusetts, and a major textile manufacturer in Billerica, Massachusetts.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, 01/04/1875 - 4 1/4 x 2 1/2 Leaf:  written in blk ink with a golden-brown hue plus, a rich age-toneing seen in lettering only adds sophistication to document.  Overall, fine condition. 

$25.00
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Talbot, Thomas

Thomas Talbot (September 7, 1818 – October 6, 1886) was the 31st Governor of Massachusetts, and a major textile manufacturer in Billerica, Massachusetts.  Autograph Slip Signed, n.d. -  3 1/2 x 1 3/4 Leaf:  signed in blk ink with lovely age-toning seen and a embossed seal of the state of Massachusetts overall, fine condition. 

$15.00
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Temple, Henry John (Palmerston)

Henry John Temple, 3rd Viscount Palmerston, KG, GCB, PC (20 October 1784 - 18 October 1865), known popularly as Lord Palmerston, was a British statesman who served twice as Prime Minister in the mid-19th century.  Autograph Slip Writing Signed, n.d. -  3 1/2 x 1 1/4 Leaf:  written in blk ink as 'Lord Palmerston' with rich browning on old English fine wove parchment.  Overall, fine condition. 

$10.00
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Tennyson, Hallam

Hallam Tennyson, 2nd Baron Tennyson, GCMG, PC (11 August 1852 - 2 December 1928), the second Governor-General of Australia, was born at Chapel House, Twickenham, in Surrey, England.  Autograph Letter Signed, 11/1882 -  4 1/2 x 7 Folio:  written in blk ink entirely in the hand of the author.  A light three-fold crease on old English wove fiber wire parchment with an embossed seal 'Aldworth. Haslemere. Surrey.'  Rich age-toning seen throughout the ALS.   Overall, fine condition. 

$90.00
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The Stillman Hotel

The Stillman Hotel, built in 1884, was the only fire proof hotel in the city. ‘Electric Incandescent Lamps Throughout’ were used in 1884.   Autograph Letter Signed, 03/26/1887 - Folio:  written in blk ink in Franch and signed by A. Mearinng; J. Warren Colman Jr. was the Manager in 1887; lovely and rich deep age-toning seen through document with a three-fold written on heavy wove fiber parchment.

$10.00
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Tompkins, Philip W

Philip W. Tompkins (b. 1830-1865) was an 19th century educator and minister of the Methodist religion.  Autograph Letter Signed, 07/14/1860 - 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 ALS (pp4): To Stephen Lane, a close friend; This letter appears to be of British decent and living in New England; written in blk ink on heavy wove fiber wire line parchment with a embossed seal and/or British Crest and a four-fold crease seen.  Lovely age-toning and nice lettering overall, fine condition. 


 

$15.00
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Toucey, Isaac

Isaac Toucey (November 15, 1792 – July 30, 1869) was an American statesman who served as a U.S. Senator, Secretary of the Navy, Attorney General of the United States and the 33rd Governor of Connecticut.  Autograph Slip Signed, n.d. - 4 x 2 mounted Leaf:  signed in blk ink on a "cut-away" from a document, as noted by the parchment; marked browning seen overall, fine condition. 

$20.00
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Trilley, Joseph

Rear Admiral Joseph Trilley (born: Ireland 1837- Mar. 11, 1911) was a United States Navy Admiral and a veteran of the American Civil War. He served on board the Pawnee and was in the fights at Fort Sumter, Norfolk, Aquia Creek and several engagements on the Potomac River and was at the capture of Hatteras Inlet, Hilton Head, Fernandina.  He also served on the Monongahela during the engagements at Port Hudson.  Autograph Card Writing Signed, n.d. - 3 1/2 x 2 written in blk ink with lovely age-toning seen throughout.  Overall, fine condition. 

$25.00