Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    Governors of New York A large collection of approximately 75 to 100 pieces consisting primarily of letters and documents of Governors of New York together with some other important New York personalities. Some examples include DeWitt Clinton 2 ALsS 1827, ADS 1792; Alfred E. Smith 3 TLsS 1928, 1929, 1932 together with a DS 1924; Edwin D. Morgan, DS 1862; Benjamin B. Odell 2 TLsS 1900, 1902 together with a signature; Horatio Seymour A.L.S. 1864; Thomas E. Dewey ALS [1944], 3 T.L.S.'s 1937, 1947, 1951, DS, 1954, 3 signatures; John A. Dix, 3 signatures; Hamilton Fish signature, 1874; Bernard Baruch TLS, 1934; Charles Evans Hughes TLS 1910; William L. Marcy DS 1833; Samuel J. Tilden ALS., 1881. Also includes a variety of signed pieces (many in multiples) by E.T. Throop, William C. Brouk, Myron H. Clarke, John Young, H. D. Wilkinson, Charles H. Whitman, Silas Wright, Jr, William Sulzer, Nathaniel Pitcher, Herbert H. Lehman, Nathan Miller, Gideon Reynolds, Frank S. Black, John A. King, Washington Hunt, John T. Hoffman, Isaac N. Arnold, Alanzo Cornell, Martin H. Glynn, Rosewell P. Flower, F. W. Higgens, R. W. Fenton, and David B. Hall. Condition is mostly very good to very fine condition. Should be viewed. From the Henry E. Luhrs Collection.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2007
    16th-17th Monday-Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 488

    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 2019 December 8 Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The resulting auction of my property overwhelmed me. I want to thank Tom Slater and the Heritage team for a very satisfactory experience and profitable result with my historical consignment.
    Henry L.,
    Lexington, KY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2019 June 22 - 23 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential &  Political Americana, Part V - Dallas
    2019 June 22 - 23 The David and Janice Frent Collection of Presidential & Political Americana, Part V - Dallas
    REALIZED $745,438