Admiral David D. Porter Autographs, Memorabilia & Collectibles
Died: February 13, 1891 in Washington, District of Columbia
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - AUTOGRAPH - HFSID 31081ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER His signature, framed in the Gallery of History style with a picture and explanatory plaque to an overall size of 20x14 Signature: "David D Porter" as Rear Admiral, 4x1½ lined sheet, cut from letter. Matted and framed with an unsigned photo of Dixon in uniform and a metallic plaque.
Sale Price $722.50
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/03/1862 - HFSID 155754ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER As the Civil War entered its second year, he signed this autograph letter sending a late rent check, excusing himself because "I have had my hands full." Autograph Letter signed: "David D. Porter", 1 page, 5¼8¼ Georgetown, 1862 January 3.
Sale Price $637.50
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 01/25/1883 - HFSID 46472DAVID D. PORTER As Admiral (1883), he signs a handwritten letter complying with an autograph request. Autograph Letter signed: "David D. Porter/Admiral", 1 page, 5x8 mounted to paper frame. Washington, 1883 January 25.
Sale Price $450.00
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED 02/14/1871 - HFSID 33698ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER Signed manuscript letter to Senator George Edmunds, indignantly refuting the reasons given by Congress for not funding construction of a new Hydrographic Office (1871). Important Manuscript Letter signed: "David D. Porter", 4 pages, 7½x10. Washington, D.C., 1871 February 14.To U.S.
Sale Price $552.50
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - DOCUMENT SIGNED 03/31/1865 - HFSID 254701Signed orders to report from the U. S. S. Commodore Morris to the wooden screw steamer U. S. S. Monticello dated March 31, 1865 - one day before the Battle of Five Forks and nine before General Lee's surrender
Sale Price $935.00
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - LETTER SIGNED 04/13/1865 - HFSID 4390DAVID D. PORTER Letter signed orders to report to the monitor U.S.S. Sangamon dated April 13, 1865 - the day before President Lincoln was shot Letter Signed: "David D. Porter" as Rear Admiral, Comd'g North Atlantic Squadron, 1 page, 8¼x9½. U.S. Flag-Ship 'Malvern', April 13, 1865. To Lieut. Henry C. Tallman, U.S.
Sale Price $935.00
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - MANUSCRIPT FRAGMENT SIGNED - HFSID 176037ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER Signed manuscript fragment by Admiral Porter Manuscript Fragment signed: "David D Porter", Ink notes above and below signature in unknown hand, 5¼x2. Porter (1813-1891), a member of a famous naval family, was a leading Union naval officer during the Civil War.
Sale Price $315.00
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 03/25/1890 - HFSID 258007ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER Admiral David D. Porter signed this manuscript letter in 1890 to ask for payment on an article that he wrote. Manuscript letter signed "David D Porter". Pencil notations in bottom right corner. 1 page, 7¾x9¾, ruled paper. Washington, D. C.,March 25, 1890.
Sale Price $405.00
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - MANUSCRIPT LETTER SIGNED 08/17/1863 - HFSID 174656ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER Signed manuscript letter (1863) granting leave to a sailor but cutting its length from 10 to 7 days Manuscript LS: "David D. Porter" as Rear Admiral, Comg Miss. Squadron, 1 page, 8x10. U.S. Mississippi Squadron, Flag Ship Black Hawk, 1863 August 17. To Actg Master's Mate J.
Sale Price $807.50
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - PRINTED CARD SIGNED IN INK - HFSID 22217DAVID D. PORTER His signature as Admiral on a sheet with printed naval crest Printed Card signed in ink: "David D. Porter/Admiral", 5x3¾ bearing green printed coat of arms with naval theme - affixed to a card 5¼x4 (cut unevenly).
Sale Price $270.00
ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER - PRINTED CARD SIGNED IN INK 12/08/1869 - HFSID 14125ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER His ink signature as Admiral on a printed autograph card (1869) Printed Card signed in ink: "David D Porter/Vice Adm/USN/Dec 8th 69", 5x3 card. Porter served under his father (see Lot 348) in the West Indies and in the Mexican Navy. For his service at Vicksburg in 1863, he was promoted to Rear Admiral.
Sale Price $270.00