Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Five Important Labor-Related Signatures, as follows:
    James R. Hoffa, Signed Photograph, 5" x 7.25". Ballpoint autograph in field. Excellent color image with full signature of the high profile teamster boss.
    Samuel Gompers Document Signed, "Saml Gompers", one page, 11" x 8.5", Washington, D.C., January 26, 1911. AFL commission naming Simon D. Sullivan a District Organizer. Fine condition. Gompers (1850-1924) was one of the AFL's founders back in 1886.
    John L. Lewis Typed Letter Signed, one page on embossed UMW letterhead, 7" x 9" , n.p., March 22, 1940, to Philip W. Porter, Cleveland, Ohio. A brief letter of regret for being unable to make an appearance. Very fine condition. Lewis, President of the United Mine Workers of America from 1940-1960 was the leading labor organizer of his era.
    David Dubinsky Autograph Card, 5" x 3", n.p, n.d. Accompanied by a secretarial letter on Ladies' Garment Workers Union letterhead and dated November 4, 1971. Excellent condition. Russian immigrant Dubinsky led this important New York-based labor union for over 30 years.
    Arnold Miller Typed Letter Signed, one page on UMW letterhead, Washington, D.C., August 13, 1973. The progressive Miller led the UMWA from 1972 until 1979. Here he promises an autographed photo that is not included. Excellent 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, 2007
    25th-26th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 631

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

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

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    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
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 December 2 - 3 Luxury Accessories Signature Auction - New York .

    Learn about consigning with us

    Thanks a million for getting approval to sell my Civil War Hospital Death Ledger! You made them AND ME , a nice profit. You are the best!
    Ed W.,
    Mount Vernon, OH
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    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