Harold Holt (Australia's 17th Prime Minister), signed 2-page letter dated 16th Sep.1965 on 'Commonwealth of Australia, Treasurer' letterhead to Mp C.K.Jones re improvements made by sporting bodies on land leased from the Crown. [Harold Holt'
Autographs collection in 3 albums, noted signed photos & letters (30+ items) mounted with press clippings, noted John Wayne, Groucho Marx, Ronald Reagan, Bette Davis, Mae West, Ginger Rogers (3), Buster Crabbe (3), Vera Lynn, Deborah Kerr, Mickey Roone
Chifley, Ben (Australia's 16th Prime Minister: 1945-49) full autograph on Prime Ministerial letterhead, typed message to Alfred B. Strauss (New York) together with the original addressed envelope. Also, 'John Curtin' autograph on small card. (3
Rare autograph book compiled by Harold Fuhrmann (b.1900- 1958/59) the head waiter of the prestigious Savoy Hotel, London to include the signatures of Walt Disney, Victor Mature, Ernest Hemingway, Stanley Matthews, Henry cotton, Vivien Leigh, Laurence Olivi
Kelly Gang signed photograph an original carte de visite, pasted down on a Tasmanian photographer's card, then further pasted down to a 1920s Kodak paper, showing Dan Kelly, Ned Kelly & Steve Hart on a verandah, probably at Euroa. This has been signed Dan
Napoleon Bonaparte (Napoleon I, Emperor of France): Attractive signature on double sided letter from Napoleon at St Cloud, dated 10 June 1806, to his step-son, Prince Eugene de Beauharnais, the Viceroy of Italy. Nicely framed in glazed display. 84 x 68 cm
Winston Churchill (1874-1965) British Prime Minister 1940-45 & 1951-55, an early hand written letter and signature, dated 3.7.00, Cape town to Sir Frederick Forestier-Walker, the General Officer Commanding Cape Colony. The letter was written when Churchill
Duke of Wellington: Arthur Wellesley [1769-1852] autograph letter sheet in the third person 'Field Marshal the Duke of Wellington requests Mr. W. Shankey will avail himself of the earliest opportunity to purchase for him 100 pounds of Black Tea; and twenty
Nancy Wake: Strong pen autograph and dedication on title page of her autobiography 'The White Mouse' [Australian Large Print Edition, 1987]; also, 'The Man from Oodnadatta' by R. B. Plowman (signed by the author); and 'Hounds are Running' by Heather B. Ron
William Pitt (The Younger) [1759-1806] Prime Minister of Great Britain 1783-1801, 1804-06: Letter sheet dated 27th April 1794 and headed 'Downing Street' sent to John Hatsell, Chief Clerk of the House of Commons, relating to the parliamentary procedure fro
Lord Nelson On Board the Victory: Autographed letter sheet [1 page] dated 'Victory at Toulon Aug 't 22nd: 1803' and signed 'Nelson & Bronte', addressed to the Marchioness of Buckingham informing her 'with the sincerest sorrow' that her godson, Lt. Salter '
Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, [1887 - 1976], nicknamed 'Monty': autographed letter sheet dated 30 Oct.1953 in which he requests a copy of Churchill's forthcoming publication on the second World War. Attractively mounted and fr
John Montagu, Fourth Earl of Sandwich (1718-92): Autographed letter sheet datelined at the 'Hague, Nov.4 1747'. Montagu became First Lord of the Admiralty in 1748 and was a patron & friend of Captain James Cook. Perhaps best known as the 'inventor' of the
Edmund Hillary, Tenzing Norgay & 1953 British Everest Expedition: Autograph page with 10 signatures of expedition members laid down on both sides - Edmund Hillary, Tenzing Norgay, expedition leader John Hunt, Charles Wylie, Michael Westmacolt, George Lowe,
Edward, Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII, The Duke of Windsor, who abdicated in 1936 to marry Wallis Simpson) [1894-1972]: two-sided autographed letter sheet signed 'Edward P[rince]' and date-lined 'H.M.S.Renown at sea', 30th Nov.1919. Edward is wri
Sir Anthony Eden (First Earl of Avon) [1897-1977] Churchill's Foreign Secretary, 1940-45, Prime Minister, 1955-57: Dec.18th, 1957 autographed two-page letter, signed 'Anthony', to Max Aitken, Lord Beaverbrook, in which he makes reference to on-going N.A.T.
Winston Churchill: 28 Oct.1926 autographed letter sheet headed 11 Downing Street, while Churchill was Chancellor of the Exchequer in Stanley Baldwin's government. The letter, to his close friend, James Louis Garvin, is a request for him to proof read the l
Australian Prime Ministers Collection, with ephemera, photographs, newspapers; plus signed letters/documents/pieces including Stanley Bruce, Joseph Lyons, Enid Lyons, Earle Page, Robert Menzies (2), Arthur Fadden (2), Ben Chifley, John McEwen, Bob Hawke &
Lord Melbourne & Queen Adelaide: Lord Melbourne (British Prime Minister) signature 'Melbourne' on 1836 Free front; plus Queen Adelaide (Queen consort of William IV) signature on Biblical text written by the Queen on lace-edged card. [The cities of Melbourn
John Hope, 7th Earl of Hopetoun (1st Governor-General of Australia, & 8th Governor of Victoria): Faint signature on 1892 vellum document appointing Robert Crammond Liddle an Officer in the Victorian Naval Forces. Together with a Certificate from Victorian
Australian Governors-General: Complete collection of Australia's first 25 Governors-General from 1901 Federation (Earl of Hopeton) to 2014 (Quentin Bryce). Includes documents, letters & pieces; some accompanying photographs; signatures of spouses; plus NSW
Australian Prime Ministers: Malcolm Fraser on 'Prime Minister' letterhead; Bob Hawke signed photograph; Paul Keating on 'Treasurer' letterhead; John Howard on 'Prime Minister' letterhead; Kevin Rudd on 'Prime Minister' letterhead; Julia Gillard on page; To
Harold Holt (1908-67, 17th Prime Minister of Australia, whose term as Prime Minister dramatically ended in December 1967 when he disappeared while swimming at Cheviot Beach near Portsea and was presumed drowned), superb signature on letter dated 21st Dec.
Ben Chifley (1885-1951, 16th Prime Minister of Australia), bold signature on 10th Mar.1949 letter on 'Commonwealth of Australia, Prime Minister, Canberra' letterhead; plus another signed letter dated 26 Sep.1946 (plain letterhead) with original envelope.
Ben Chifley (1885-1951, 16th Prime Minister of Australia), bold signature on 1st Apr.1946 letter on 'Commonwealth of Australia, Prime Minister, Canberra' letterhead, thanking a US couple for the hospitality they extended to Australian servicemen during the
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