(KENNEDY, JOHN FITZGERALD) (1917-63)
American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his work as president concerned relations with the Soviet Union and Cuba. A Democrat, Kennedy represented Massachusetts in both houses of the […]
(KENNEDY, Robert F.) (1925-68)
United States Senator from New York; US Attorney General. Brother of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy. Assassinated June 5, 1968, Los Angeles. EPHEMERA: Small lot consists of two imprinted photo prayer-cards, imprinted condolence card from Ethel Kennedy, and a vintage Kennedy U.S. Senator bumper sticker. All very good to fine. Robert “Bobby” Kennedy was an American […]
PLEASE VISIT spiritusrarities.com for particulars. Breve dated 20 December 1889, signed on behalf of the pope by Mieczysław Cardinal Halka-Ledóchowski. Document bestows certain liturgical favors on the Basilica of Saint Nicolai, Nantes France. Dimensions: 15.25″x5.25″. Bears the red rubber stamp papal seal. Usual folds and very light toning; overall a handsome example.
(LEO XIII) (1810-1903)
PLEASE VISIT spiritusrarities.com for particulars. Born Vincenzo Pecci. Supreme pontiff of the Roman Catholic Church (1878-1903). He was the oldest pope reigning until the age of 93, and had the third longest confirmed pontificate, behind that of Pius IX and Pope St. John Paul II. MS – Manuscript in the form of a papal brief dated […]