Scientists, Inventors & Medicine | Poems
JOHN BURROUGHS - AUTOGRAPH POEM SIGNED 05/11/1906 - HFSID 217986Handwritten first stanza of author John Burroughs' poem In Blooming Orchards, signed and dated in 1906 Autograph poem signed: "John Burroughs/May 11, 1906.". 1 page, 4½x6½.
Sale Price $722.50
SAMUEL G. ELBERT, SR. - AUTOGRAPH POEM SIGNED 03/22/1888 - HFSID 87197The famed physician and VP of the National Negro Business League signs an untitled poem Autograph Poem signed: "SamG. Elbert", 6¾x4. Howard University, 1888 March 22. In full: "Speed slowly and gently, Oh time, in thy flight.…"
Sale Price $234.00
MORRIS FISHBEIN - AUTOGRAPH POEM SIGNED 11/9 - HFSID 17903Doctor and JAMA editor Morris Fishbein wrote a short four-line poem on this guestbook page Autograph poem signed "Morris Fishbein.". With two other unknown signatures on verso. 1 page, 7¾x2½. Dated: "Nov. 9".
Sale Price $108.00
WILLIAM HIRAM RADCLIFFE - AUTOGRAPH POEM SIGNED 8/1895 - HFSID 35389The young Harvard student writes love poem to his intended, draws picture of a horse-drawn carriage, signs initials in black ink Autograph Poem signed: "W.H.R." in black ink on third page. 3 pages, 7¾x12½ lined sheets, attached at upper edges. No place, 1895 August.
Sale Price $324.00
EUGENE LA FORREST SWAN - AUTOGRAPH POEM SIGNED 01/26/1922 WITH CO-SIGNERS - HFSID 88054Handwritten poem by the health and fitness advocate, below a handwritten note by the Episcopal Bishop Autograph Poem signed: "Jan 26 - 1922/'He drew a circle to keep me out/Hurting, rebel, a thing t flout,/But Love and I had the will to win/For we drew a circle that took him in'/Everlasti…"
Sale Price $108.00
HARVEY WILEY - INSCRIBED AUTOGRAPH POEM SIGNED TWICE 03/19/1923 - HFSID 25090Poem written by the U.S. chemist and driving force behind the Pure Food and Drugs Act, whose autograph appears once in the text and once at the end of the poem. Inscribed Autograph Poem signed twice: "Harvey Wiley" in text and "Harvey W. Wiley" at end, 1p, 10x8¾.
Sale Price $198.00