One of JFK's iconic rocking chairs, this one used at the White House.  Sold for $60,000 at Eldred's.

ICONIC JOHN F. KENNEDY ROCKING CHAIR SELLS FOR $60,000 AT ELDRED’S AMERICANA & PAINTINGS AUCTION

  • 2018-08-09
  • Eldred's

East Dennis, Mass. – A rocking chair used by President John F. Kennedy at the White House sold at auction for $60,000 August 3. The chair was part of a prominent collection of the ...

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Large group photo taken around 1911 of Henry Street Garage telephone linemen, some shown seated on motorcycles, cars and horse-drawn carriages ($2,000).

Historical phones and related items ring a bell with bidders at Bruneau & Co.'s Aug. 4 auction

  • 2018-08-09
  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers

CRANSTON, R.I. – An original model of Alexander Graham Bell and Thomas A. Watson’s very first telephone from 1881 sold for $40,000 and a rare circa 1876 Bell Butter Stamp magneto ...

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Black leather crescent rocker designed by Wendell Castle (Am., 1932-2018) ($17,500).

Black leather crescent rocker designed by Wendell Castle brings $17,500 at Nye & Co. auction

  • 2018-08-06
  • Nye & Company

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – It didn’t come with a sushi roll, ginger salad and miso soup, but a darling cinnabar bento box, offered together with a cloisonné teapot and dish, gaveled for $23,750 ...

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One-page letter written in French by Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821), signed and dated Mat 22, 1807, and written from what is now Poland (est.  $2,000-$2,400).

Items signed by Lincoln, Einstein, Napoleon, others in University Archives' online auction, Aug. 22

  • 2018-08-06
  • University Archives

WESTPORT, Conn. – Important, historical items signed by Albert Einstein, Abraham Lincoln and Marilyn Monroe are just part of the incredible selection of autographed documents, books, ...

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