History On Paper: The Caren Collection Pt. IX 2024-04-18 Auction - 560 Price Results - Potter & Potter Auctions in IL
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[WASHINGTON, George (1732-1799)]. Autograph document signed...[LINCOLN, Abraham (1809-1865), subject]. MESZAROS, Jeffrey ...[BASEBALL]. [RUTH, George Herman “Babe” (1895-1948)]. Signe...
Chicago, IL, United States
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History On Paper: The Caren Collection Pt. IX

This ninth sale from Eric Caren's archives offers a bird's eye view of history from a printed, manuscript, and photographic perspective. The sale's highlight is George Washington?s appointment as General and Commander in Chief of the Continental Army, signed by Charles Thomson, Secretary of the Continental Congress, seen at right ($150,000 - $250,000). Other featured lots include works owned and signed by America's founding fathers, rare broadsides, iconic photographs, and papers regarding pop culture, social movements, and political ideologies.
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