University Archives: Rare Autographs, Manuscripts, and Books, 31523, Wilton

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
03/15/2023 - 03/15/2023
Page Size: 375 items in 15 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1John Adams

John Adams ALS, Confronts International Trade in 1800

July 10, 1800USD 7,000.00 - 8,000.00USD 8,750.00
2John Quincy Adams

1826 John Quincy Adams Signed Grant For Lands Offered In Indiana

October 5, 1826USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 812.50
3J.Q. Adams Signed

J.Q. Adams Signed Scalloped Ships Papers for Father of Epes Sargent VI

March 31, 1828USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 12,500.00
4J. Q. Adams Lauds

J. Q. Adams Lauds "intellectual improvement already burning in the bosoms of students" Just Before His Defense of Amistad

November 9, 1838USD 2,400.00 - 3,500.00Not Sold
5Fantastic J.Q. Adams

Fantastic J.Q. Adams LS, on Discharge of Prisoner Pardoned by James Monroe. PSA Encapsulated

January 4, 1822USD 800.00 - 900.00USD 1,500.00
6Chester A. Arthur

Chester A. Arthur Signed Engraving, Very Attractive

n.d.USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 468.75
7James Buchanan

James Buchanan 1840 ALS Re: The Lineage of PA Governor Simon Snyder, PSA Authenticated

November 9, 1840USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 500.00
9George H. W. Bush

George H. W. Bush TLS Announcing His Run for President

November 23, 1987USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 275.00
11George W. Bush and Laura Bush

George W. Bush and Laura Bush Signed Photo. PSA Encapsulated.

n.d.USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 225.00
12Grover & Frances Cleveland

Grover & Frances Cleveland Dual Signed Page, PSA Authenticated

April 18 & 23, 1889USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 593.75
13Bill Clinton

Bill Clinton Signed Birthplace Inauguration Cover, Ca. 1993

January 20, 1993USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 437.50
14Fantastic Bill Clinton

Fantastic Bill Clinton 38pc Letter Archive to Campaign Worker; [32] TLS, [2] ALS, [4] Christmas Cards

ca. 1981-2000USD 5,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 2,800.00
15Bill & Hillary Clinton

Bill & Hillary Clinton Signed Book Pair- "My Life", "An Invitation to the White House"

ca. 2000, 2004USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 175.00
16Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge 1924 TLS to Boston Artist Walter Gilman Page, JSA Authenticated

December 8, 1924USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 325.00
17Calvin Coolidge

Calvin Coolidge TLS On Lincoln Portrait in Delano Homestead "I am particularly interested in anything which relates to (Lincoln)." Written to FDR's Uncle!

December 30, 1925USD 600.00 - 700.00USD 437.50
18Dwight Eisenhower

Dwight Eisenhower 1952 TLS as 1st Allied Commander Europe

April 9, 1952USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 350.00

Eisenhower TLS as President On D-Day "Field Marshal Montgomery…the Other Norman Invasion"

May 15, 1957USD 1,500.00 - 2,000.00USD 1,000.00

A Timely Subject! Two Speeches on Counting Electoral Votes, 1877 In Wake of Hayes/Tilden Disputed Election

ca. 1877USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 125.00
21Caroline Fillmore

Caroline Fillmore's Copiously Signed "Life of Michael Angelo", 2-Vol. Set

ca. January 1880USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 125.00
22Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore Signed & Annotated His Copy of President Van Buren’s 1839 State of the Union Address Which Is Included in His Bound Collection of “Loco Foco Congressional Speeches 1840”

ca. 1840USD 3,000.00 - 3,500.00USD 1,875.00
23Millard Fillmore

Millard Fillmore 1849 ALS Written Months Before Vice Presidency

November 8, 1849USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 937.50
24Gerald Ford

Gerald Ford Signed Photo

n.d.USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 250.00
25James A. Garfield

James A. Garfield Memorial Service Engraving, Ca. 1882

ca. 1882USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 175.00
26Collection of

Collection of 6 Barry Goldwater Signed Checks, PSA Encapsulated

January 22, 1986USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 150.00
27Wonderful U.S. Grant

Wonderful U.S. Grant 3pc Archive, CDV & "Grant Day" Items

variousUSD 400.00 - 500.00USD 325.00
  • <b><center>Swann Auction Galleries<br>Printed & Manuscript African Americana:<br>March 30, 2023</b>
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Victor H. Green, <i>The Negro Motorist Green Book,</i> New York, 1949. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Papers of pianist-composer Lawrence Brown relating to Paul Robeson & more, various places, 1925-54. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Freedom Summer archive of civil rights activist Karen Haberman Trusty, Atlanta & elsewhere, 1963-64. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> New York, 1933. $8,000 to $12,000.
    <b>Swann March 30:</b> Archive of letters from the sculptor Richmond Barthé to a close Jamaican friend, various places, 1966-85. $25,000 to $35,000.
  • <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> CASAS (BARTOLOMÉ DE LAS). <i>La Découverte des Indes occidentales par les Espagnols,</i> Paris, 1697. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> GARCILASO DE LA VEGA. <i>Primera parte de los commentarios reales, que tratan del orígen de los Yncas…,</i> Lisbonne, 1609 [1608 au colophon]. €8,000 to €10,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> GARCILASO DE LA VEGA. <i>Histoire des Yncas rois du Pérou. On a joint à cette édition l'Histoire de la conquête de la Floride,</i> Amsterdam, 1737. €800 to €1,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> LAET (JOHANNES DE). <i>L'Histoire du nouveau monde, ou description des Indes occidentales,</i> Leyde, 1640. €8,000 to €10,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> LAFITAU (JOSEPH-FRANÇOIS). <i>Mœurs des sauvages amériquains, comparées aux mœurs des premiers temps,</i> Paris, 1724. €1,200 to €1,500.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> ORRIO (FRANCISCO XAVIER ALEXO DE). <i>Solución del gran problema acerca de la población de las Americas,</i> Mexico, 1763. €1,500 to €2,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> [ROCHEFORT (CHARLES DE)]. <i>Histoire naturelle et morale des Îles Antilles de l'Amérique,</i> Amsterdam, 1716. €800 to €1,000.
    <b>ALDE, Apr. 18:</b> TURGOT (ANNE-ROBERT-JACQUES). <i>Mémoire sur les colonies américaines, sur leurs relations politiques avec leurs métropoles…,</i> Paris, 1791. €1,000 to €1,200.
  • <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Speed (John). <i>The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine...</i> bound with <i>The Prospect of the most Famous parts of the World,</i> Thomas Bassett & Richard Chiswell, 1676. £20,000 to £30,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> China. De Jode (Cornelis), <i>China Regnum,</i> Antwerp [1593]. £7,000 to £10,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> World. Hondius (Henricus), <i>Nova totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula.</i> Auct: Henr. Hondio. Amsterdam, circa 1630. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> World. Blaeu (Willem Janszoon), <i>Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula</i> auct: Guilelmo Blaeuw, Amsterdam [1635 - 58]. £5,000 to £8,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Acosta (Emanuel). <i>Rerum a Societate Iesu in Oriente gestarum ad annum usque à Deipara Virgine…,</i> 1st edition, Dillingen: Sebald Mayer, 1571. £3,000 to £5,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Ruggieri (Francesco). <i>Scelta di Architetture Antiche e Moderne della Citta di Firenze…,</i> 4 volumes bound in two, Florence, Appresso l'Editore, 1755. £3,000 to £4,000.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Parry (William). <i>Journal of a Voyage for the Discovery of a North-West Passage,</i> 6 vols in 5, 1st editions, 1821-27. £2,000 to £3,000.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Hunter (John). <i>A Treatise on the Blood, Inflammation, and Gun-Shot Wounds,</i> 1st edition, 1794. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Furber (Robert). <i>The Flower-Garden Display'd, in above Four Hundred Curious Representations of the most Beautiful Flowers…,</i> 1st quarto edition, London, 1732. £1,000 to £1,500.
    <center><b>Dominic Winter Auctioneers<br>April 5<br>Printed Books, Maps, Atlases & Caricatures</b>
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Friedman (Milton). <i>A Theory of the Consumption Function,</i> 1st edition, 1957. £500 to £800.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Clarkson (Thomas). <i>The history of the ... abolition of the African slave-trade,</i> 2 vols., 1808. £800 to £1,200.
    <b>Dominic Winter, Apr. 5:</b> Civil War Pamphlets. A sammelband of 19 pamphlets relating to events of the English Civil War, 1640-1661. £2,000 to £3,000.
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