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A selection of autographs and signed photos recently sold by Autograph Collection.  If there is an autograph of interest amongst this selection then please email Autograph Collection at info@autographcollection.co.uk and I will try and locate a similar item for you...

Margaret Thatcher Autograph Signed Photo
Margaret Thatcher Autograph Photo - black ink autograph of Margaret Thatcher on a black white portrait mounted with an additional image
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Winston Churchill Autograph Signed Telegram Display
Winston Churchill Autograph Signed Telegram Display - a draft telegram hand written and signed (twice) by Winston Churchill. The telegram is on Ministry of Munitions of War embossed paper and dated 25 September 1917. It is addressed to General Tom Bridges who was severely injured a few days before at the Battle of the Menin Road Ridge which was part of the Battle of Passchendale. The draft telegram is hand written and then annotated in red ink by Winston Churchill and reads " General Bridges, Deepest sympathy with you in your wound - thank God it was no worse - warmest hopes for your speedy recovery - " Churchill has then crossed out his signature and replaced it with "Trooper". Churchill has also added "Telegraph GHQ following for (General Bridges) from Winston Churchill"
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Nelson Mandela Autograph Signed Long Walk To Freedom
Nelson Mandela Autograph Signed Long Walk To Freedom - black ink signature of Nelson Mandela, the anti-apartheid revolutionary and politician who served as President of South Africa between 1994 - 1999, on a limited edition copy of his autobiography Long Walk To Freedom. This is the first impression of the first UK edition published by Little, Brown and Company in 1994 in a limited edition of 1,000 copies. This copy is #111 of 1000 and signed by Mandela on the title page. Quarter bound in black leather with green cloth covers and gilt top edge. A pristine copy with clear-cut authenticity
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Jimmy Carter & Gerald Ford Autograph Signed Photo
Jimmy Carter & Gerald Ford Autograph Signed Photo - blue ink autographs of former American Presidents Jimmy Carter and Gerald Ford on a photo from one of their televised Presidential Campaign Debates in 1976
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Charles Dickens Autograph Signed Letter
Charles Dickens Autograph Signed Letter - a letter hand written and signed by great English author Charles Dickens. The letter is from Tavistock House, dated 16 February 1852 and written to R. Addison and reads "Dear Sir, You are at perfect liberty to assure Mr Brandard that I have great pleasure in giving him the permission he asks for. Faithfully Yours, Charles Dickens
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Charles Grey Autograph Signed Display
Charles Grey Autograph Signed Display - an envelope panel signed by Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey, who was Prime Minister for United Kingdom and Ireland between 1830-34. The envelope is postmarked 1835
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Charles W Lindberg Autograph Signed - Iwo Jima
Charles W Lindberg Autograph Signed - black ink autograph of American marine Charles W Lindberg mounted with an iconic photo of the 1st flag raising at Iwo Jima on 23 February 1945. Lindberg was famously part of team who raised the American flag and the last surviving member
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Leonard Bernstein Autograph Signed Display
Leonard Bernstein Autograph Signed Display - black ink autograph of American composer who is best remembered for his music for West Side Story. The signature is on a First Day Cover celebrating the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers
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Pat Reid Autograph Signed Display - Colditz
Pat Reid Autograph Signed Display - blue ink autograph of Pat Reid on a Return to Colditz First Day Cover with a Colditz post mark. Pat Reid escaped from Colditz, the notorious prisoner of war fortress for Allied officers who repeatedly escaped from other camps, in 1942 and later wrote the books upon which the film and TV series were based
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Winston Churchill Autograph Note
Winston Churchill Autograph Note - a note handwritten by British wartime leader Winston Churchill on Treasury Chambers notepaper and signed in the third person (Mr Churchill). The note is dated 29 November (no year) and reads in full "Mr Churchill presents his compliments to Mr E George Wolfe and begs to be excused from signing the enclosed caricature". This fascinating item was part of the renowned autograph collection of schoolboy George Wolfe who persuaded famous people in the 1920/30's to send him an autograph often by asking them to sign an enclosed caricature (see attached image of a related newspaper article from 1931)
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Arthur Conan Doyle Autograph Signed - Sherlock Holmes
Arthur Conan Doyle Autograph Signed - black ink autograph of Scottish author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who is known throughout the world for his literary creation Sherlock Holmes
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HG Wells Autograph Signed
HG Wells Autograph Signed - vintage blue ink autograph of influential English writer HG Wells whose works include The War of the Worlds, The Time Machine and The Invisible Man
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John Young Autograph Signed Display - Apollo 16
John Young Autograph Signed Display - vintage black ink autograph of American astronaut John Young who became the ninth person to walk on the moon as the commander of the Apollo 16 mission in 1972. Young's signature is one of the scarcest of the Apollo astronauts and what makes this item unique is the phrase "To the moon soon!!" which he adds beneath his autograph. The signature has been cut from an autograph album dating to the mid 1960's when Young was commander of Gemini 10
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Chris Bonington Autograph Photo - Everest
Chris Bonington Autograph Photo - black ink autograph of British mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington on a superb photo of Mount Everest
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David Attenborough Autograph Signed Photo
David Attenborough Autograph Signed Photo - black ink autograph of hugely respected broadcaster and naturalist David Attenborough on a colour photo
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Florence Nightingale Autograph Signed Display
Florence Nightingale Autograph Signed Display - black ink autograph of the founder of modern nursing Florence Nightingale who became widely known as a result of her actions during the Crimean War when she was dubbed "The Lady with the Lamp". The envelope is addressed in Nightngale's hand to her sister Lady Verney and is postmarked Romsey 1865. Some light stains across the item but a very nice example of a highly collectable signature
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Sir Frederick Treves Autograph Signed - Elephant Man
Sir Frederick Treves Autograph Signed - black ink autograph of prominent British surgeon Sir Frederick Treves who is best known for his friendship with Joseph Merrick the "Elephant Man". Treves was famously portrayed by Anthony Hopkins in the film The Elephant Man
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Charles Dickens Autograph Signed Envelope
Charles Dickens Autograph Signed Envelope - a nice clear signature of English author Charles Dickens to the lower left of an envelope which has been addressed by him to S Dalglish (?), Glasgow
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Isambard Kingdom Brunel Autograph Signed Cheque Display
Isambard Kingdom Brunel Autograph Signed Cheque Display - a Messrs Drummond bank cheque, dated 20 October 1835, signed by Victorian engineering genius Isambard Kingdom Brunel. The cheque for £60 (equivalent to £6,250 by today's standards) is made payable to W Johnson a surveyor who had worked for Brunel on the Sardinian Railway Project
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Pablo Picasso Autograph Signed Display
Roy Lichtenstein Autograph Signed Display - black ink autograph of influential American Pop Roy Lichtenstein mounted with an art print of Kiss V, 1964
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