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Photography, Prints & Ephemera

Wed, Aug 17, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 428

Group of historical artifacts

Estimate: $200 - $400
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Sold Price includes BP

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Group of historical artifacts, most distributed by Paul Hartunian, to include a piece of wood from the Texas School Book Depository Building, from a beam supporting the floor of the room from which Lee Harvey Oswald fired the shots that ended the life of President John F. Kennedy; a chip of miro wood from John Adams (Bounty mutineer) house; a piece of oak lathing from the Tinsley Building, site of the law offices of Abraham Lincoln; a swatch of Beta cloth fiberglass fabric from an Apollo space suit; a piece of wood from the Promenade walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge; a cutting from a set of sheets at Elvis's house in Beverly Hills; a bag of ash from the eruption of Mount St. Helens; a piece of silk from the walls of the Red Room in the White House, which was removed when the room was redecorated for Jacqueline Kennedy; a piece of wood from a beam of the Old North Church in Charlestown; a piece of fabric from the Graf Zeppelin, dismantled in 1940; etc.

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Very good condition overall.

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