JOHN HANCOCK His handwritten March 1783 letter as Governor of Massachusetts, instructing a garrison commander to forbid a ship full of Tories to disembark, requiring them to sail instead for New York (still in British hands) Autograph Letter, unsigned, 1 page, 7¾x12. Written as Governor. Boston, Massachusetts, 1783 March 27. To William Gordon, Commander of the Garrison in Dartmouth. In full: "I have this moment received your Letter by Express, giving information of the arrival of a Flag with a Number of Persons on board who were desirous of remaining some time at Dartmouth. I have laid the state of this Flag before the Council, & in consequence of their advice you are hereby Directed upon no pretense whatever, to suffer any of the Persons or any of the Effects brought in the Flag to be Landed at Dartmouth, or in any other place, but that you give immediate Directions for the Departure of the Flag with the Persons, & their effects to New York, and that after the Receipt of this Letter you make a point of Embracing the first fair wind to put her under Sail for New York, as no circumstance can possibly induce me to Deviate from this order. I am Sir your very humble servant. read more...
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MARK BROOKS The Winner of the 1996 PGA Championship signs an Etonic left hand golf glove Golf Glove signed: "Mark Brooks/'96 PGA/Champion" on palm. Etonic left glove. Golfer Mark Brooks (born in 1961) was a three-time All-American at the University of Texas before turning pro in 1983. read more...
Sale Price $162.00
OSCAR de la HOYA Black leather boxing glove used by him in training camp, signed by de la Hoya in 1994 Boxing Glove signed: "Oscar de la Hoya/Champ/'94". Black leather Everlast boxing right handed boxing glove, worn by him in training camp. read more...
Sale Price $850.00
JAKE LaMOTTA The Boxing Hall of Famer signs a red Everlast right-hand boxing glove in silver felt tip Boxing Glove signed: "Jake LaMotta" in silver felt tip, Red Everlast right-hand boxing glove. read more...
Sale Price $414.00
JAKE LaMOTTA The renowned boxer signs this glove in black felt tip Boxing Glove signed: "Jake LaMotta" in black felt tip. Red Everlast left boxing glove. Nicknamed the "Bronx Bull" because of his aggressive, charging style, Jake "The Raging Bull" LaMotta (b. read more...
Sale Price $414.00
JAKE LaMOTTA The skilled fighter pens his name as well as his nickname on this Everlast boxing glove Boxing Glove signed: "Jake LaMotta/ Bronx Bull" in black felt tip. Red, Everlast left-hand boxing glove. read more...
Sale Price $616.25
DAVE STOCKTON. Golf Glove signed: "Dave Stockton" on palm. Green and gray "FJ" left glove. Dave Stockton (born in 1941), who turned pro in 1964, won 11 PGA tournaments, including PGA Championships in 1970 and 1976, and he has captured 14 additional titles, including the 1996 U.S. read more...
Sale Price $81.00