Scientists, Inventors & Medicine | Postcards
RICHARD A. BETH. Postcard Photograph inscribed and signed: "For William W. Stanhope/from Richard A. Beth" and, on verso: "For. William W. Stanhope/Best wishes/Richard A. Beth/[Taken Oct 2, 1971 in/Princeton, Mass/by Robert S. Sauer]". B/w, 5¼x3¼.
Sale Price $180.00
JULIAN HUXLEY. Post Card signed: "Julian S Huxley/Jan 1952", 5½x3½. On verso, with printed return address of the Universal Postal Union, Huxley has handwritten an address: "S. Lloyd/70 S. Main/Shickshinny/Pa", illegible postmark, four British stamps affixed.
Sale Price $108.00
SIGMUND JÄHN 4x6 color image of the first German in space Picture Post Card signed: "Sigmund/Jähn". Color, 4x6. Shown with Soviet cosmonaut Valery Bykovsky, commander of Soyuz 31. Sigmund Jähn (b.
Sale Price $144.00
GUGLIELMO 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.
Sale Price $1,020.00
ALFONSO 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
H. GUYFORD STEVER The American engineer and administrator offers his best wishes in blue ink Picture postcard signed: "With Best Wishes/ H. Guyford Stever" in blue ink. 5¾x4¼ postcard featuring the Loggia dei Mercanti in Ancona, Italy. H.
Sale Price $108.00
CHARLES F. WILLARD. Postcard Photograph signed: "Charles F Willard". B/w, 5½x3¼. Unmailed postcard captioned at bottom center: "I arrived safe in Toronto." Willard (1883-1977), a Harvard graduate and race car driver, was one of the first students taught to fly by Glenn Curtiss.
Sale Price $216.00