P T Barnum Circus King 1863 RARE Hand Written Letter on EX RARE Letterhead

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P T Barnum Circus King 1863 RARE Hand Written Letter on EX RARE Letterhead

P T Barnum Circus King 1863 RARE Hand Written Letter on EX RARE Letterhead
This is extremely rare. Wonderful Hand written letter — Please read the description above —- This is on an EXTREMELY RARE Museum Letterhead -. For other uses with the name Barnum, see Barnum (disambiguation). Mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut. Connecticut House of Representatives. July 5, 1810 Bethel, Connecticut. April 7, 1891 (aged 80) Bridgeport, Connecticut. Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport. 1873 Nancy Fish m. Founding the Barnum & Bailey Circus. Legislative sponsor of 1879 Connecticut anti-contraception law. Phineas Taylor Barnum (July 5, 1810 April 7, 1891) was an American politician, showman, and businessman remembered for promoting celebrated hoaxes and for founding the Barnum & Bailey Circus. And all the gilding shall make nothing else of me. Barnum is widely, but erroneously, credited with coining the phrase There’s a sucker born every minute. Born in Bethel, Connecticut. Barnum became a small-business owner in his early twenties, and founded a weekly newspaper, before moving to New York City in 1834. He embarked on an entertainment career, first with a variety troupe. Called “Barnum’s Grand Scientific and Musical Theater”, and soon after by purchasing Scudder’s American Museum. Which he renamed after himself. Barnum used the museum as a platform to promote hoaxes and human curiosities such as the Feejee mermaid. And General Tom Thumb. In 1850 he promoted the American tour. Of singer Jenny Lind. After economic reversals due to bad investments in the 1850s, and years of litigation and public humiliation, he used a lecture tour, mostly as a temperance. Speaker, to emerge from debt. His museum added America’s first aquarium and expanded the wax-figure. While in New York, he converted to Universalism and was a member of the Church of the Divine Paternity. Now the Fourth Universalist Society in the City of New York. Barnum served two terms in the Connecticut. Legislature in 1865 as a Republican. With the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution. Over slavery and African-American suffrage, Barnum spoke before the legislature and said, A human soul, that God has created and Christ died for, is not to be trifled with. It may tenant the body of a Chinaman, a Turk, an Arab or a Hottentot it is still an immortal spirit. Elected in 1875 as Mayor of Bridgeport, Connecticut. He worked to improve the water supply, bring gas lighting. To streets, and enforce liquor and prostitution. Barnum was instrumental in starting Bridgeport Hospital. Founded in 1878, and was its first president. The circus business was the source of much of his enduring fame. Barnum’s Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome”, a traveling circus, menagerie and museum of ” freaks. , which adopted many names over the years. Barnum died in his sleep at home in 1891, and was buried in Mountain Grove Cemetery, Bridgeport. Which he designed himself. The item “P T Barnum Circus King 1863 RARE Hand Written Letter on EX RARE Letterhead” is in sale since Monday, April 1, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Historical”. The seller is “jaygould” and is located in Lake Monroe, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
P T Barnum Circus King 1863 RARE Hand Written Letter on EX RARE Letterhead

FRENCH SCULPTOR Auguste Rodin autograph, handwritten letter signed & mounted

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FRENCH SCULPTOR Auguste Rodin autograph, handwritten letter signed & mounted

FRENCH SCULPTOR Auguste Rodin autograph, handwritten letter signed & mounted
Autograph letter signed, 1 1/4 pages – on two adjoining sheets, 5 x 6,75 inch, `77 Rue de Varenne` (personal) stationery, 20.06.1911, in French, to a “Mademoiselle” – August Rodin accepts an invitation, written and signed in black ink Aug. Rodin, attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a plaque and an archival vintage matte-finish photograph, shows Auguste Rodin in a chest-up portrait (altogether 19,75 x 16 inch), with a central horizontal letter fold and browning to the edges – in fine condition. Mademoiselle, votre chere amitie nous est precieuse a Madame la duchesse et a moi. Je crois que nous avons quelques visites demain mais si vous pouvez nous invite dans quelques jours, nous serons heureux d`ete avec vous. En hommage respectueux / et affectueux. Aug Rodin – 20 juin 1911. Translated: Mademoiselle, your dear friendship is precious to Madame la Duchesse and me. I think we have a few visits tomorrow but if you can invite us in a few days, we will be glad to be with you. In respectful and affectionate homage Aug Rodin – 20 juin 1911. Claire Coudert married in 1891 in New York Charles-August Choiseul-Beaupre, before becoming duchess in 1909. She entered the life of Rodin shortly before 1907. Our Identification Number: 6020362. Satisfaction Guarantee – If you are not satisfied with the autographs you can return them within 15 days without giving reasons. We do not offer any Autopen-, Secretarial-, Stamped- or Pre-Print autographs. Certificate of Authenticy – We stand 100% behind all the signatures that we offer! You will receive each autograph with a fine certificate of authenticity with a unique identification number. This service is to our knowledge unique, as illustrated certificates only bring a proof of origin in case of emergency. All prices include VAT. We are unable to accept any foreign cheques. You will receive your order securely packaged and presented neatly within a few days. Please do a google research for “brandesautographs” 2. In our autograph advice guide we will endeavour to answer the questions that we are most often asked on the subject of autographs. Now take some time to read this sections; advice that will help you to keep long and respectful you for autographs! Take a look to our Feedback and Testimonials 5. We are in business for autographs for more than 25years and maybe have Europeans largest reference library in this field. Markus Brandes is passionate in collecting autographs and manuscripts for more than 25 years and since 1997 Markus Brandes Autographs serves worldwide the needs of clients and stands for high class authentic signatures in all areas. If you have any questions or suggestions, drop us a line as we love hearing from our customers. The item “FRENCH SCULPTOR Auguste Rodin autograph, handwritten letter signed & mounted” is in sale since Wednesday, June 13, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Other Collectible Autographs”. The seller is “brandesautographs” and is located in Kesswil. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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FRENCH SCULPTOR Auguste Rodin autograph, handwritten letter signed & mounted