Nobel Prize Winners | Postcards
BJORNSTJERNE BJORNSON - AUTOGRAPH POST CARD SIGNED 11/20/1894 - HFSID 16263BJORNSTJERNE BJORNSON The Nobel Prize-winning poet (1903) signs a handwritten note to American photographer Alfred Stieglitz in 1894, concerning translations of a German fairy tale. ANS: "Bjornson" on verso of German postal card, 5½x3½. Paris, 1894 November 20.
Sale Price $396.00
PEARL S. BUCK - PICTURE POST CARD SIGNED - HFSID 32916Postcard photo (3½x5½) of Alfred Nobel, founder of the Nobel awards, signed by Nobel Laureate Pearl S. Buck, who won the Nobel Prize In Literature in 1938. Accompanied by four 5¢ Buck sheet stamps.
Sale Price $306.00
WASSILY LEONTIEF - POST CARD SIGNED - HFSID 201804WASSILY LEONTIEF. Signature: "Best wishes!/Wassily Leontief", 5½x3¼ blank postcard. Stamped address and ink note on verso, postmarked U.S. Postal Service, N.Y., November 9, 1973. Russian-born and educated economist Leontief (1906-1990) immigrated to the U.S. in 1929. He joined the faculty of Harvard University two years later.
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GUGLIELMO M. MARCONI - PICTURE POST CARD SIGNED - HFSID 284922GUGLIELMO MARCONI His bold signature on a postcard photo of an ocean liner Postcard Photograph signed: "Guglielmo Marconi". Sepia, 5¼x3½.Marconi (1874-1937) carried out successful experiments with wireless telegraphy near Bologna, Italy in 1895.
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ALFONSO G. ROBLES - PICTURE POST CARD SIGNED 07/03/1978 - HFSID 46733ALFONSO GARCIA ROBLES. Picture Postcard signed: "A.G. Robles" on verso. Color, 5¾x4. Photograph depicts three views of the city of Macerata, Italy. Addressed, probably by the recipient, to an address in Macerata, Swiss stamp affixed, postmarked Geneva.
Sale Price $126.00
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW - PICTURE POST CARD SIGNED - HFSID 155215GEORGE BERNARD SHAW Black and white postcard photograph of George Bernard Shaw. Postcard Photograph signed: "G. Bernard Shaw". B/w, 3½x5¼. Dublin-born British playwright and critic George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950) wrote this note the year his production, Geneva, was on stage.
Sale Price $1,360.00