Lot 114: Greeting Card Picturing White House Signed by 4 Presidents and 4 First Ladies
Presidential Letters, Free Franks & Speeches: Washington to Bush + Important Autographs in History, Science & the Arts
26 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Signed by Four Presidents and Four First Ladies ********** PRESIDENTS & FIRST LADIES. A photographic greeting card entitled “White House in Springtime,” signed by four presidents and four first ladies including President GERALD FORD (1913-2006; “Gerald R. Ford”), First Lady BETTY FORD (1918-2011; “Betty Ford”); President JIMMY CARTER (b.1924, “Jimmy Carter”); First Lady ROSALYNN CARTER (b.1927; “Rosalynn Carter”); President RONALD REAGAN (1911-2004; “Ronald Reagan”); First Lady NANCY REAGAN (1921-2016; “Nancy Reagan”); President GEORGE H. W. BUSH (b.1924; “George Bush”); and First Lady BARBARA BUSH (b.1925, “Barbara Bush”). 2pp. 8vo. N.p., N.d. President Carter has written at the top of the card, “Best wishes to the Daly Family.” ********** All the signatures have been penned in black ink. With a few light creases and residue from mounting at the edges of the verso. In very fine condition and uncommon.