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    Mark Twain et al: Autograph Album. This autograph album, with detached covers, contains dozens of late 19th century celebrities. The contents is mainly focused on literary and theatrical figures, but contains many politicians. There are some tipped-in signatures, but the vast majority were obtained in person by the owner, Josie L. Harris. Many of the musical signers added manuscript bars of music, often with appropriate dedications. The signers include U. S. Grant (dated 1880), Robert Todd Lincoln (clipped), Henry Irving, Wendell Phillips, Nathaniel P. Banks, Anna Dickinson, John Harlan (clipped), E. A. Southern (clipped), H. W. Longfellow (clipped), Cyrus Field (clipped), Simon Cameron (clipped), Ole Bull (clipped), Mark Twain (clipped), Joseph Jefferson and Benjamin Butler.

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    Auction Dates
    Nov-Dec, 2011
    30th-1st Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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