Religion & Religious Leaders | Contracts / Documents
SAMUEL AUGUSTUS BARNETT - DOCUMENT SIGNED CIRCA 1906 CO-SIGNED BY: REGINALD JOHN "R. J." CAMPBELL, AYLMER MAUDE, J. F. MACKARNERS, J. HARRISON MACDONALD - HFSID 23823A group of influential English churchman and scholars' petition Foreign Secretary Sir Edward Grey to release Egyptians imprisoned after the Denshawai Incident, which aroused Egyptian nationalism against British colonial rule. read more...
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ASSOCIATE JUSTICE LOUIS D. BRANDEIS - DOCUMENT SIGNED 01/11/1910 CO-SIGNED BY: WILLIAM H. DUNBAR - HFSID 287155LOUIS D. BRANDEIS As executors of a trust, Brandeis and his law partner, William H. Dunbar, sign a notarized document attesting to the sale of railroad bonds. Document signed: "Louis D. Brandeis", "William H. Dunbar", 1 page, 9x11½. Notarized "Edward F. Allen", and witnessed "I. G. Reynolds". read more...
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LOUIS BRANDEIS. Partly Printed DS: "Louis D. Brandeis" as Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1p, 8½x11. On letterhead of Dunbar, Nutter & McClennen, Boston, Massachusetts, but signed in Washington, D.C., 1924 October 14. Begins, in part: "I, Louis D. read more...
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MONSIGNOR VICENTE DE LEON ECHEVERRIA Y AMAYA - AUTOGRAPH DOCUMENT SIGNED 10/09/1894 CO-SIGNED BY: MAJOR GENERAL JOHN CURTIS CALDWELL, ARCHBISHOP RAFAEL OTON CASTRO Y JIMENEZ, RICARDO MUNIGO, LEONIDAS PACHECO - HFSID 217707A very important historical document is this certified copy of the Marriage Certificate of Cuban General Antonio Maceo and his wife Mariana Grajales, endorsed in by Monsignor Vicente de Leon Echeverria y Amaya, the future Archbishop Rafael Oton Castro, secretaries Ricardo Munigo and Leonidas Pacheco and American General John Curtis Caldwell, in different periods of the history. read more...
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ARCHBISHOP FRANCISCO DE PAULA BARNADA Y AGUILAR - AUTOGRAPH DOCUMENT SIGNED 11/14/1899 CO-SIGNED BY: FATHER MANUEL MARIANO ESPINO Y PRIETO, FATHER MANUEL JOSE DE MIURA Y CABALLERO, FATHER ANTONIO BARNADA AGUILAR - HFSID 218125The Catholic Priest Manuel Jose de Miura y Caballero writes the Trusteed Priest Manuel Mariano Espino y Prieto to certify the baptism of an infant giving him all the details about it, and Espino y Prieto also signs the document after reading it. In addition, the Archbishop Francisco de Paula Barnada y Aguilar certifies the hierarchy of Espino y Prieto and the legitimacy of the baptism record, having the secretary Priest Antonio Barnada also endorsing the manuscript. read more...
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MEIR DIZENGOFF. Document signed as Mayor, 1p, 7½x10¾. In Hebrew, untranslated. Tel Aviv, 1932 June 22. Building contract. Dizengoff (1861-1937) was born in Russia and became active in the revolutionary movement there before shifting his enthusiasm to Zionism. read more...
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MARY BAKER EDDY This document from the Massachusetts Metaphysical College features the religious leader's autograph! Document Signed: "Mary B.G. Eddy", 1p, 6x4. Boston, Massachusetts. Dated April 2, 1885. Certificate issued by the Massachusetts Metaphysical College, Mary B.G. read more...
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BAPTISMAL CERTIFICATE [MARJORIE ALICE EVANS (COMBS)] Baptismal certificate from 1908 Document signed by a Deputy: "Marjorie Alice Evans", 1 page, 4½x6¼. No place, 1908 March 15. Printed baptismal certificate, with no particulars filled in. read more...
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EBENEZER GAY Ebenezer Gay, one of the founders of American Unitarianism, wrote this short document in 1738, asking the recipient to put money in his account. Autograph document signed "Ebenr Gay". Black ink notations on verso in unknown hand. 1 page, 7¼x2½. Jan. 9, 1738. Addressed to Mr. read more...
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Theodor Herzl, one of the founders of modern Zionism, signed this typed circular letter in translated German in 1903 about elections at an upcoming meeting of the Zionist World Congress, which he organized. Signed documents by Herzl in any form are extremely rare. Written one year before Herzl's death in 1904! read more...
Sale Price $5,100.00
THEODOR HERZL Ink signature on a printed German-language form letter announcing the agenda of a 1902 Zionist meeting Printed Form LS: "Herzl" in ink in German, 1 page, 8x10¾. Vienna, 1902 August 10. Announcing the agenda of an upcoming Zionist meeting. read more...
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Patent application for a multipurpose navigational instrument called the sumner written and signed by Thomas Hill, president of Harvard University. With 14¼x9¾ schematic drawing. This appears to be an early version of an instrument that he patented in 1875. read more...
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SHIMON PERES He signs this document for his appearance on the Today show Document Signed: "Shimon Peres". 1p, 8¼x10½. New York City, September 25, 1989. read more...
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POPE JOHN PAUL II. Pamphlet, unsigned, 28p, 8x12. Headed: "Message of His Holiness/Pope John Paul II/for the Celebration of the/Day of Peace/1 January 1979". Vatican Polyglot Press. Seventeen-page speech, titled: "To Reach Peace, Teach Peace". read more...
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POPE PIUS XI He has signed a request for a Papal blessing on an illuminated board, above which his photo is affixed. Document signed: "Pius pp XI", 15½x21½ board. Rome, 1928 July 8. read more...
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LESLIE D. WEATHERHEAD The "Christian agnostic" signs as Minister of City Temple, London. Document Fragment signed: "Leslie D. Weatherhead" [Minister], 4x1. Clipped from document dated June 26, 1950. English theologian Leslie D. read more...
Sale Price $108.00