Signed and inscribed photograph “For Mrs. Coffin Van Rensselaer with the best wishes of Theodore Roosevelt Mar 27th 1918”. 6.25 x 8.25 inch (visible), matted in beige to an overall of 9.5 x 11.75 inch. Photo by Pach Bros. Minor stains, writing a little light, otherwise fine condition.
Autographed note signed
Autographed note signed “Theodore Roosevelt”. 1p., 4.5 x 6.75 inch. (1895) June 1. A fine note in his own hand “After this please send the proof to me at the Police Commissioner's, 300 Mulberry St.” Roosevelt served as police commissioner from 1895 to 1897. He is likely referring about a proof for his book “Hero Tales from American History” (co-authored with Henry Cabot Lodge) which was published in 1895. Uneven left margin (not visible matted), else good condition. Handsomely matted in gray with a photograph of Roosevelt to an overall of 11.75 x 7.75 inch. Both items removable affixed with photo corners. From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.
Price: $ 1,050 / € 810