Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
San Francisco, CA, United States
DoneFri, May 6, 2005 4:00 PM GMT
The Vandenberg Military Collection
Mementoes of the World War II career of General Hoyt S. Vandenberg, Sr., as well as the frontier military collection of Major General Hoyt S. Vandenberg, Jr.
- Letters and photos signed by Eisenhower, Truman, Churchill, Mountbatten, "Hap" Arnold, and Patton, among others.
- Leon W. Johnson's "Flying Eight Balls" jacket patch
- General Vandenberg's Short Snorters signed by dozens of WWII notables.
- Lindbergh inscribed copy of The Spirit of St. Louis
- Original political cartoon artwork inscribed to General Vandenberg by the catoonists
- 4th U.S. Cavalry Muster Roll, 1872, signed by Wirt Davis
- Frontier military signatures and letters, c. 1860s-1890s