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    [Charles Lindbergh] Archive. Includes original sheet music to two songs, negatives of the covers of the sheet music, four reproductions from the negatives, and the Spirit of St. Louis cigar box label. All are in fine condition.

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    In more detail, this archive includes the following: two copies of "Lindbergh (the Eagle of the U.S.A.)", by Howard Johnson and Al Sherman, six pages, 9" x 12", Bernstein and Co. Music Publishers, New York, 1927; one copy of "You Flew Over Uncle Sam Takes His Hat Off to You", by Charles Harrison and Joe Verges, six pages, 9" x 12", Ted Brown Music Co. Inc., Chicago, 1927; one negative of each sheet music cover (a total of two) with two 5" x 6.5" reproductions of each (a total of four); the Spirit of St. Louis cigar box label, 7.5" x 6.5", Mazer-Cressman Cigar Co., Detroit, celebrating Lindbergh's flight from New York to Paris on in May 1927; sterling silver watch fob, 1.25" x 1", shaped like a suitcase. One side contains at the top, "May 20-21, 1927" and Lindbergh's likeness (flanked by the Eiffel Tower and Statue of Liberty) above the words, "FIRST NON STOP FLIGHT, NEW YORK --PARIS."



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    October, 2008
    17th-18th Friday-Saturday
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