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    Sale 2486 | Lot 38
    Price Realized: $188With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 38

      (EPHEMERA.) Group of ephemera relating to the 1909 centennial of Lincoln's birth. 39 items in box, various sizes and conditions. Vp, 1908-18

      Estimate $300 - 400

      "100 Photographs from the Collection of Osborn H. Oldroyd--The Centenary of Abraham Lincoln's Birth." Poster, 35 x 26 inches. Np, 1908 * "The Lincoln Centenary Committee of New York City." Photomechanical image, 10 x 14 inches to sight. Np, 1908 * Small Lincoln photogravure from the Boston Traveler * 28 Lincoln postcards, most from the centennial * "Lincoln, New Birth of Our New Soil." New York, 1908 * "New York State Education Department Lincoln Centenary." Albany, 1909 * "The Centenary of the Birth of Abraham Lincoln, Program of Exercises." Washington: Oldroyd, 1908 * "Addresses Delivered at the Celebration of . . . the Birth of Abraham Lincoln." Springfield, IL, 1918 * "Papers Read before the Lancaster County Historical Society . . . Lincoln Centenary Number." Lancaster, PA, 1909 * Centennial commemoration program, Syracuse, NY, 1909 * "Lincoln 1809 1909," small pamphlet by Thorp & Martin Co. * E.T. Paull, "Lincoln Centennial Grand March" sheet music. Richmond, VA, 1909. These items were collected by Holzer a century later during his 8 years as co-chair of the Lincoln Bicentennial Commission, appointed by President Clinton.


      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $188