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Vol.3,Iss.2:Valentine's Day

2/10/2012
 

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Valentine's Day

Although Hallmark has bombarded us with reminders of cards, roses & chocolates, why not buy something more meaningful with lasting value.  Offered below are just some items that might be a bit out of the box, but will certainly be appreciated for the specific collector. 

Currently we are listing some of our premier items on eBay with Buy It Now and Best Offer to view, click HERE.

For very interesting, but lower valued items, we have entrusted the assistance of Herman Darvick to list these items starting at $9.99, click HERE.

Please visit the University Archives website to access our inventory, with over 20,000 items available for purchase. 

Name

Pablo Picasso

ID#

54632

Headline

French poet Paul Eluard’s first posthumously published three volume anthology on the writings of art inscribed by artists Pablo Picasso and Fernand L├ęger.

   

Date

c. 1953

Price

Place

n.p.

$5,500.00

 

Name

[John Wayne]

ID#

54652

Headline

Field Musette Bag Owned by John Wayne – used in “The Green Berets” – marked “John Wayne”

   

Date

c. 1967

Price

Place

n.p.

$5,000.00

 

 

Name

Edgar Rice Burroughs

ID#

54602

Headline

Tarzan author Edgar Rice Burroughs completed and signed bank check.

   

Date

April 30, 1936

Price

Place

Los Angeles, California

$200.00

Name

[Duchess of Windsor]

ID#

54580

Headline

On December 11, 1936, in a radio address, King Edward VIII announced that he had abdicated the throne, after finding “it impossible to carry the heavy burden of responsibility and to discharge my duties as King as I would wish to do without the help and support of the woman I love” – these gloves were owned and worn by that woman, Wallis, Duchess of Windsor, whom he married six months later.

   

Date

c. 1945-1965

Price

Place

n.p.

$4,000.00

Name

John R.R. Tolkien

ID#

54457

Headline

J. R. R. Tolkien promises he is "writing more about the world of The Lord of the Rings..."

   

Date

January 12, 1966

Price

Place

Headington

$3,900.00

 

Name

Amelia Earhart

ID#

54664

Headline

Ten days before her famous flight with Eleanor Roosevelt after a formal White House dinner, Amelia Earhart tries to a help a woman who is having a difficult time “getting into aviation” – “Could she get on the 'fringes' of aviation and use spare time for flying? Does she wish to fly exclusively, i.e., earn her living as a pilot?... So many people are seeking work…”

   

Date

April 10, 1933

Price

Place

Rye, New York

$3,200.00

 

Name

Charles Schulz

ID#

54634

Headline

Framed Display! Large signed drawing of Snoopy on the half-title page of Schulz’s first book featuring Snoopy.

   

Date

n.d.

Price

Place

n.p.

$2,900.00

                    

Name

Princess Diana of Wales

ID#

54565

Headline

A handwritten thank you from Diana.

   

Date

n.d.

Price

Place

n.p.

$1,500.00

 

Name

Harry Chapin

ID#

54385

Headline

Signed First Edition of “Looking … Seeing” sent by Harry Chapin to a fan.

   

Date

n.d.

Price

Place

n.p.

$1,000.00

 

 

Name

Mickey Mantle

ID#

54463

Headline

Wonderful signed photograph "Mickey Mantle" in his Yankee pinstripes

   

Date

n.d.

Price

Place

n.p.

$800.00

 

Name

Montgomery Clift

ID#

54592

Headline

On location in Germany starring in his first motion picture – and first Oscar nomination – Montgomery Clift writes to his therapist – with a copy of a psychological interpretation of his Rorschach Test.

   

Date

c. 1947

Price

Place

[Germany]

$800.00

 

 

Name

Football

ID#

54461

Headline

Quarterback Legends multi-signed helmet.

   

Date

n.d.

Price

Place

n.p.

$750.00

 

 

 

Name

Basketball

ID#

54557

Headline

Boldly signed color photograph of Wilt Chamberlain trying to block Kareem Abdul Jabbar’s skyhook shot.

   

Date

n.d.

Price

Place

n.p.

$500.00

 

 

 

Name

Herb Ritts

ID#

54569

Headline

Stunning retrospective of Herb Ritts' photographs in this first edition folio book.

   

Date

1996

Price

Place

Boston

$400.00

 

 

 

Name

[Dwight D. Eisenhower]

ID#

54387

Headline

Ike Republican Elephant campaign pin given by President Eisenhower to his Personal Secretary.

   

Date

1952

Price

Place

n.p.

$300.00

 

 

 

Name

Ian Fleming

ID#

53375

Headline

For Her Eyes Only, From Ian, with Love. A remarkable collection including eight love letters from the creator of James Bond 007 to his Austrian girlfriend, written in 1934/1935.

   

Date

1934/1935

Price

Place

London, England

$23,000.00

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