Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    William Henry Harrison: Fine Group of Seven Items. As follows: (1) Silk mourning ribbon, excellent condition; (2) 6" x 10" soft cover campaign bio, Very Good condition and scarce; (3) 5.25" x 8" sermon from the official Washington, D.C., funeral service attended by Tyler and the Cabinet. Disbound, otherwise near-mint. 4) 16-page pamphlet titled: "One Hundred Reasons Why William Henry Harrison Should and Will Have the Support of the Democracy for President of the United States in Preference to Martin Van Buren". 5) 42-page booklet titled "Proceedings of the Democratic Whig Convention Which Assembled at Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on the Fourth of December, 1839". 6) 24-page biography of Harrison written by Caleb Cushing. 7) 39-page eulogy on Harrison by New Bedford citizen Ephraim Peabody, signed by the author on the cover (disbound). From the Estate of Malcolm S. Forbes.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2016
    3rd Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 200

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Dec 3, 2016 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    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
    Only 26 days left to consign to the 2021 May 19 Manuscripts Signature Auction - Dallas!

    Learn about consigning with us

    You reach a customer base that is in many ways completely unknown to the major auction houses, and your marketing to this base is as professional as one could hope for. As I continue to wind down my holdings.
    Michael Z.,
    Hawthorne, NY
    View More Testimonials receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source:

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search