(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 […]
(LINCOLN, ABRAHAM) (1809-65)
American lawyer and statesman who served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in 1865. EPH – Vintage ephemera. Original steel engraving with printed facsimile signature below portrait. Imprinted “Eng[raved]d by A.B. Hall, New York…D. Appleton & Co.” Exquisite with light evening toning in the margins and the expected old […]