Lot # 246: Interesting Leaders of Industry & Historical Figures Autograph Collection (500+)

Starting Bid: $500.00

Bids: 20 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Steel17",
which ran from 2/15/2017 10:00 AM to
3/17/2017 9:00 PM

Quite the prolific collector, Jim Schendel personally compiled this group of over 500 autographs of historical figures and leaders of industry, which includes company CEOs, presidents, inventors, Nobel Prize winners and some of the most influential individuals from the past 75 years. The majority of the pieces are photos and letters, along with drawings, cards and much more, and some of the better pieces include: 1) Colonel Sanders signed photo (PSA authenticated). 2) Rosa Parks signed handwritten note. 3) Thomas J. Watson (founder of IBM) handwritten signed letter. 4-7) J.C Penny signed photo and letters. 8) Miep Gies signed letter. 9-10) Conrad Hilton (Hilton Hotels) signed photo and card. 11) William Wrigley signed letter. Other autographs include Harry Amos Bullis, Julia Child, Phil Knight, Theodore, Charles and Madison Edison, J. Willard Marriott, Orville Redenbacher, Linus Pauling, Dan Gerber, John H. Bradley (Iwo Jima) and so many more.

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