Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Charles Lindbergh Typed Letter Signed "C. A. Lindbergh." One page, 8.5" x 11", on his personal letterhead, New York, April 16, 1931, to Mr. Richard W. Robbins, Pittsburgh. Lindbergh declines an invitation to attend an air meet. In full:

    "Thank you for your letter of April 13th. I very appreciate your extending me the invitation to come to Harrisburg on May 16th for the Benefit Air Meet for the Junior League, and I sincerely regret that previous engagements will make it impossible for me to be present at this Meet. I hope you will convey my thanks to Mr. Stackpole and the Junior League for their consideration in inviting Mrs. Lindbergh and me."

    Toned, with a framing shadow, a small stain at the lover edge, the usual folds, and a small taped repair on the verso, else a bright, bold signature in very good condition.


    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    17th-18th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 991

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $100,000 (minimum $14), plus 20% of any amount between $100,000 and $1,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $1,000,000 per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 December 9 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    I don’t often do testimonials but in this case I felt truly obligated to thank Heritage Auctions for the extremely professional job your organization did for me.
    Charlie K.,
    Pittsburgh, PA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 June 10 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $616,190