Spanish American War | Quotations
MAJOR GENERAL ADOLPHUS W. GREELY - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 174803ADOLPHUS W. GREELY. Autograph Quotation signed: "AW Greely/Major General/U.S. Army", 3¼x1½. In full: "Our voluntary service requires, Not our necessitated. [Milton]". Adolphus W. Greely (1844-1935) survived two years of Arctic winters without being re-supplied in 1882-1884.
Sale Price $324.00
MAJOR GENERAL ADOLPHUS W. GREELY - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 177307ADOLPHUS W. GREELY Established meteorological station in the Arctic. AQS: "A.W. Greely", 1p, 5x2¾. In full:"Do your work each/day as best you can--/then you will have no/regrets." In 1881, Greely commanded the U.S. expedition to establish an Arctic meteorological station.
Sale Price $324.00
MAJOR GENERAL ADOLPHUS W. GREELY - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 04/07/1901 - HFSID 24191ADOLPHUS W. GREELY. AQS: "A.W. Greely", 1p, 3½x4½. In full: "'Their fidelity wrought out success'". Bookplate depicting the coat of arms of Henry Preston Child. Dated: "April 7, 1901" by Greely. Adolphus W.
Sale Price $342.00
FRANCIS MURPHY - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED - HFSID 27844FRANCIS MURPHYThe temperance advocate and lecturer signs this handwritten card with his phrase used to avoid consuming alcoholic beverages Autograph quotation signed: “Living the Gospel of the Worlds [illegible] 'With malice toward none with charity for all,' Is the need of the age.
Sale Price $198.00
PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION UNSIGNED - HFSID 86840THEODORE ROOSEVELT Trustbuster Roosevelt wrote this quotation - "If there are good and bad men, then there are good and bad trusts, for the trusts are men" - in purple pencil. Autograph quotation unsigned in purple pencil. 1 page, 9¾x8¼.
Sale Price $765.00
MAJOR GENERAL LOYD WHEATON - AUTOGRAPH QUOTATION SIGNED 03/27/1911 - HFSID 174769LOYD WHEATON. AQS: "Loyd Wheaton/Major General U.S.A.", 1p, 8½x5¼. Chicago, Ill., 1911 March 27. In full: "'To urge the reduction of the armaments of one's country while those of other powers increases invites the destruction of the government and the subordination of the fatherland.
Sale Price $378.00