Stephen Koschal ~ Quality Autographs & Signed Books
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First President of Algerian Republic
ABBAS, Ferhat Four word sentiment signed and dated “5.6.72”.  $125.00

Executed By Firing Squad While Only 47 Years Old
ACHEAMPONG, Ignatius Kutu Rare photograph, B&W, 3”x5”, three quarter length pose in his military uniform. Signed in green ink adding: “Chairman NRC, 25/7/73” $125.00

ADER, Janos Color photograph, 4”x6”, head & shoulders pose, smiling. $22.50

First President of Post Independence Syria
AL-QUWATLI, Shukri Choice Syrian postage stamp signed by S. Al-Quwatli. SOLD

Known as The Mother of Pakistan
ALI KHAN, Begum Raana Liaguat Choice signature on a large card, dated 3.5.72. $65.00

Shared the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993
ARAFAT, Yassir & PERES,  Shimon Signed and dated along with a three word sentiment: with best wishes Yassir Arafat, 8.3.79.” In fine condition. Color photograph measuring appx. 5.5”x8” of Shimon Peres. Half length photo with hand clasped, signed on the lower white margin.” $350.00

First President of the Palestinian National Authority
ARAFAT, Yassir Color cachet of the “Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People”. Palestinian People/United Nations stamp affixed to the top right corner cancelled 30-1-81 Geneve. Y. Arafat has signed his name with a fabulous signature in the white area of the cover. $185.00

First Female to be Elected Head of Government in the World
BANDWRANAIKE, Mrs. Sirimaro She served as Prime Minister three times (1960-65) (1970-72) and (1972-77).  Photograph, 2.5”x3’, B&W, head and shoulders pose, sitting at her desk writing.  Signed in full. Circa 1971. $110.00

BANISADR, A.
Dual signature in both English and Farsi. Rubber stamp on verso "10 Oct. 1981". Some biographical notes on verso otherwise in very fine condition. $125.00

First President of Iran
BANISADR, Sayyed Abolhassan Color photograph, 3.5”x5” of Banisadr sitting in a chair. Signed with a double signature and dated by his hand “12 Nov. 84.” $125.00

First Woman President of Malta
BARBARA,  Agatha Color photograph, 5”x7’, half length pose sitting in a chair. Boldly signed “Agatha Barbara” adding “Malta” in her hand. $40.00

First Prime Minister After Iranian Revolution in 1979
Resigned Following the U.S. Embassy Takeover and Hostage Taking
BAZARGAN, Mehdi Fine content typed letter signed, one full page, April 3, 1983. $195.00

BISMARK, Prince Otto von. Great Prussian statesman. First Chancellor of Germany. Called “The iron Chancellor”. Uncommon bold signature on a slip, affixed to a larger slip SOLD

Last Prime Minister and First Executive State President of South Africa
BOTHA, Pieter W. Fine official label “With the compliments of The Minister of Defense, Ministry of Defence, Pretoria/ Cape Town” hand signed by Botha. $85.00

Prime Minister & President of Guyana
BURNHAM, Forbes Photograph, B&W, 4”x6”. head and shoulders pose.  Signed with a two word sentiment, dated in his hand as Prime Minister “July ‘70.”. $65.00

BUSTAMANTE,  Rt. Excellent Sir Alexander Photograph, B&W, head & shoulders pose, 4”x5” Signed in green ink. $85.00

THE PEACEMAKERS
Jimmy Carter, Menachem Begin, Anwar Sadat Choice color vintage 8”x10” photograph of Jimmy Carter, half length pose standing in his library. Signed “Best wishes, Jimmy Carter.”   A wonderful full Jimmy Carter signature.
Menachem Begin,  a scarce larger than usual B&W photo  5”x7” head and shoulders pose, signed in the light area, excellent contrast.
Anwar Sadat, a scarce magazine color portrait, overall size, 5”x10”, head and shoulders pose speaking regarding the Soviet Union. Boldly signed with a double signature of Sadat, once in Arabic and again in English. $695.00


Official Membership Card for the
Union of Young Communists

CASTRO, Fidel Official membership card for the Union of Young Communists, issued to I. Agramonte of Havana.  Official stamp in purple ink on the front of the card. On the verso is a lengthy printed message signed in print “Fidel.” On the front of the card, Fidel Castro has signed his name in red.  SOLD

First Cuban National Sports Olympics
CASTRO, Fidel Partly printed, in color, document signed.  “The President of Ministry and State Council Bestows Special Recognition to Teresa Olivia Perez For Her Participation In The First Cuban National Sports Olympics. Genuine Expression of Socialistic Sport Values.  City of Havana, December 2002, Year of Los Heroic Prisoners of Imperialism.”  Hand signed with a fabulous bold signature “Fidel Castro Ruz.” SOLD

President of Romania, Shot & Killed on Christmas Day
CEAUSESESCU,  Nicolae Color photograph, 6”x9”, head and shoulders pose, smiling. Boldly signed on the lower margin. $295.00

Fourth President of South Korea
CHOI KYU-HAH Photograph, B&W, 5.5”x7” head & shoulders pose looking very serious. Boldly signed. $87.50

President During the Jonestown Massacre
CHUNG, Arthur President of Guyana during the mass murder/suicide of 909 members of the James Jones Peoples Temple in November 1978.  Very scarce photograph of Arthur Chung, 3”x5”, B&W, head and shoulders pose. Signed and dated “1/6/77” as President of Guyana. $175.00

Father of Winston Churchill
CHURCHILL. Lord Randolph S. Portion of an autograph letter signed, 2 pages, to His Royal Highness, The Duke of Cambridge (George William Frederick Charles, Grandson of George III). $135.00

President Fernando Collor de Mello
The youngest president of Brazil. Color Photograph Signed. $180.00

DAHANAYAKE, W. Four by six inch card boldly signed “W. Dahanayake, P.M. Ceylon.”. $35.00

DE GAULLE, Charles Typed letter signed on his name imprinted stationery, 29 April 1954.  DeGaulle is responding to a letter from an editor who is requesting to be the publisher of DeGaulle’s memoirs.  DeGaulle responds that because of the historic nature of my war memories, I cannot consider the project of your kind firm.  He adds that he has given it full consideration and was highly touched by the interest that has been given to his work.  A wonderful one page example, typed in French, will full translation. A copy of the original letter to DeGaulle is also included. SOLD

DE KLERK, Frederik Willem Color photograph, 5”x7” half length pose. Signed using a silver ink pen. $75.00

Fought For Irish Independence From England
DE VALERA, Eamon Plate block of six U.S. stamps of a Lincoln Freedom quote. Twice, De Valera has signed  these stamps in full.   Can easily be separated into two collectibles SOLD

Second President of Senegal
DIOUF, Abdou Attractive typed letter signed, Oct. 28, 1999 as President of Senegal.  $35.00
 
DOBRYNIN, Anatoly Very colorful and Rare Season’s Greeting Card, 1980-The Year of the Moscow Olympic Games.  On the 3rd panel is a printed greeting: “The Ambassador of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic and Madame Dobrynin Send Season’s Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year”. Hand signed by “Irina” in blue ink and by “A. Dobrynin” in dark ink. $125.00

First President of Hawaii, First Governor of the Territory of Hawaii
DOLE, Sanford  Ballard Partly printed bank check signed, 8vo, The Bank of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 9, 1922, accomplished in Dole’s hand and made out for $133.42. $350.00

ERHARD, Ludwig Plate block of four U.S. James Monroe stamps. Signed across the stamps by Ludwig Erhard. Together with his calling card containing a brief typed message. SOLD

Prime Minister of Jordan
FAISAL El-FAYEZ T.L.S. as Minister of the Royal Hashemite Court, 1 April 2003 stating His majesty the King has signed a magazine. $35.00

Paramount Chief and the First Prime Minister of Samoa
FIAME MATA’AFA MULINU’U II Fabulous signature as Prime Minister on a United Nations First Day Cover cancelled Oct. 1964. SOLD

GANDHI, Indira & Sonia Magazine portrait of Indira Gandhi with Sonia Gandhi and grandchildren. Black & White and measures appx. 4”x6”. Signed “Indira Gandhi” and dated “1981” (as Prime Minister) in her hand. Large card signed and date 2006 sign in Sonia's hand. $165.00

GANDHI, Indira Portrait of Indira Gandhi cut from a magazine measuring  appx. 4’x6”, black & white, on the day of her election as Prime Minister January 1966.  Hand signed  and dated “Indira Gandhi 1976.”  Signed as Prime Minister. $135.00

Vice President and President of the Philippines
GARCIA, Carlos Document signed as President on the letterhead of Malacanang, Manila. Dated July 12, 1957 to Mrs. Soriano, Department of Foreign Affairs. Garcia writes that according to their Republic act and Article VII of the Constitution, she is appointed, ad interim, Foreign Affairs officer, Class II with a salary of 6 thousand six hundred Pesos per year. $95.00

Third President of Slovakia
GASPAROVIC, Ivan Large colorful card made for President Gasparovic, 4”x9” half length pose of Gasparovic. Signed in ink below his image. $35.00

Generalissimo Francisco Franco Spanish dictator, Signed Photograph. SOLD

Fourth President of India
GIRI, Varahagiri Venkata Official president card of Rashtrapati Bhavan, the official residence of the President of India. Signed: “V.V. Giri” $145.00

GORBACHEV, Michael His very desirable book: Perestroika.  Harper & Row, 1987, First Edition. Inscribed, signed and dated in Russian: “To Mr. Laetham - from the author. M. Gorbachev “11/1/95.”. $895.00

The Only Edition of this Book Worldwide
GORBACHEV, Mikhail S. Book, A Time For Peace, Inscribed signed and dated by Gorbachev in Russian. $650.00

GOWDA, H.D. Deve Color photograph, 5”x8”, head and shoulders pose, signed. $55.00

President of the U.S.S.R. From 1985-1988
GROMYKO, Andrei Autographed on the cover by the captain. Inside the menu has been autographed by some of the Swedish passengers and also a few Russians. A. Gromyko has signed with a large 5” signature. $650.00

President of Austria
HAINISCH., Michael His fabulous autograph is on a card measuring 4.5”x6” which includes by his hand “Bundesprasident Wien 10 Marz 1928” (Federal President, Vienna, march 10, 1928).  Accompanied by a letter of transmittal signed by a secretary. SOLD

First President of the Czech Republic
HAVEL, Vaclav Color photograph, 4”x6” head and shoulders pose. Boldly signed on the lower white margin. $60.00

First President of the Czech Republic
HAVEL, Vaclav Photograph, 5”x7”, B&W, head and shoulders pose and signed on the lower white margin. $60.00

First Governor General of the Irish Free State
HEALY, Timothy Michael Irish Nationalist, leader, First Governor General of the Irish Free State (1922-1927). Author. Scarce early autograph letter signed, one page, Dublin, 1/1/97. $150.00

Adolf Hitler’s Personal Monogrammed
Sterling Silver Vanity Mirror and Bristle Brush

Eva Braun’s Silver Monogrammed Hairbrush and Clothing Brus

HITLER, Adolf - BRAUN, Eva Very rare WWII Adolf Hitler curved flat top “AH” monogrammed Sterling Silver Vanity Mirror and Bristle Brush. These were used by Hitler at  Obersalzberg..  $7,500.00

Holyoake, Sir Keith Photograph, B&W, 7”x9”, head and shoulders pose, looking directly into the camera, boldly signed. $65.00

Scarce Document Signed by Saddam Hussein
HUSSEIN, Saddam Colorful document  signed, September 14, 1989, six separate pages, small folio, as President of the Supreme Council for the Revolution. Light green letterhead with decorative gold borders and the official Iraqi eagle emblem at top center.  Translated, “Orders by Mr. President the Rais (Leader), In order to defend the beloved country of Iraq against the Khomeinist invaders, the Iraq citizens listed below have made donations...”  Lengthy double columned listing of 286 names follow. Boldly signed by Saddam Hussein in green ink on the last page $750.00

Last Leader of the People’s Republic of Poland
JARUZELSKI, Wojciech Photograph, 4”x5”, Black & white of Jaruzelski, head & shoulders pose wearing his uniform with medals. Signed on the clear portion of the photograph. $95.00

12th President of Afghanistan
KARZAI, Hamid Choice 3”x5” card double signed. $65.00

Fifth President of Iran
KHATAMI, Mohammad Scarce color photograph, head and shoulders pose double signed in English and Nastalig (Persian) $137.50

Very Rare Signed Photograph of Alexander Kerensky
KERENSKY, Alexander Black & white photograph, 8’x10”, half length pose in a sitting position wearing a hat and holding a cane.  Very boldly signed with a full signature and dated “April 17, 1967, N.Y.”  $950.00

Leader in the Russian Revolution
KERENSKY, Alexander Feodorovich Plate block of four U.S. 5 cent Adlai Stevenson stamps. Signed across the stamps “A. Kerensky” and he dated it Sept. 30, 1966. $295.00

Fifth President of Iran
KHATAMI, Mohammad Scarce color photograph, head and shoulders pose double signed in English and Nastalig (Persian) $137.50

Scarce Document Signed By Nikita Khrushchev
KHRUSHCHEV, Nikita Rare document signed, two pages, as Chief of the Ukrainian Council of Ministers, dated November 23, 1947. Letter regarding the opening of stores and discusses the lack of opening the needed amount of stores for selling bread, etc. Letter of translation included. Signed in green ink by Nikita Khrushchev and countersigned by Demian Korotchenko, Secretary of Central Committee of Communist Party (Bolsheviks) of Ukraine SOLD

Grand Duke of Russia, Head of the Imperial Family of Russia
WLADIMIR KIRILLOVICH ROMANOV OF RUSSIA Hand addressed envelope by Vladimir. Cancelled, Paris, Dec. 11, (19)89. On the verso he has printed his name (as Grand Duke Wladimir) and return address.  $175.00

Long Time Mayor of Jerusalem
KOLLECK, Teddy Plate block of four U.S. 4 cent stamps containing a quote from Thomas Jefferson. Signed twice by Teddy Kolleck. His second signature can easily be removed for a separate display. $45.00

Prime Minister of The Soviet Union
KOSYGIN, Alexei Official Russian Document, not translated, dated 1940.  Early typed document signed in ink. $395.00
 
Stephanes Johnannes Paulus Kruger South African Boer Statesman and President of Transvaal. A beautiful bold Signature, as President, affixed to a small black and white formal portrait. $475.00

Long Time Mayor of Jerusalem
KOLLECK, Teddy Plate block of four U.S. 4 cent stamps containing a quote from Thomas Jefferson. Signed twice by Teddy Kolleck. His second signature can easily be removed for a separate display. $45.00

KOMOROWSKI, Bronislaw Color photograph, 4”x6”, head and shoulders pose sitting at his desk. Very boldly signed along the bottom white margin. $37.50

President of Poland, Defeated Lech Walesa
KWASNIEWSKI, Aleksander Choice color photograph  5”x7.5” half length pose looking quite serious. Inscribed and signed on the lower white margin. Dated in his hand “2005”. $47.50

Color Royal Photograph, 8th President of India
VON SCHUSCHNIGG, Kurt Plate block of four U.S. 5 cent Austrian Flag stamps. Inscribed and signed in full along the selvage. $87.50

Norwegian Statesman - First Secretary General of the United Nations
LIE, Trygve Plate block of four U.S. 5 cent  Adlai Stevenson stamps.  Signed by Trygve Lie across the stamps. $135.00

Russian Communist Leader
LITVINOV, Maksim M. Uncommon autograph, in ink on a card created for collecting autographs $47.50

Ninth President of the Philippines
MACAPAGAL, Diosdado Choice signature and two word sentiment on a 4”x6” card. $18.50

Photographs of the President & First Lady of the Philippines
MARCOS, Ferdinand & Imeda Romualdez Photograph of Ferdinand Marcos, 4”x5”, B&W, head and shoulders pose, signed with a one word sentiment.  Photograph of Imelda Marcos as First Lady, color, 8”x10”, in formal dress in her palace.  Boldly inscribed and signed. Signatures of Imelda Marcos are quite uncommon in any form and this is a choice item $275.00

First Prime Minister of Sierra Leoner
MARGAI, Sir Milton Card, 3”x5” boldly signed. Typed biographical information. $135.00

Tomas Masaryk
First President of Czechoslovakia, Rare and Exceptional Vintage 1920 Signed Portrait as President. $695.00

Scarce Signature of the 3rd President of Burma
MAUNG, Win Scarce signature on a card. Typed on the card identifies himself as the president and dated Rangoon, 21st January 1958.  Letter of transmittal signed by his secretary is included as well as the original stamped envelope. SOLD

Golda Meir Signed Photograph, uninscribed, very nice head & shoulder profile image of the Israeli PM. $250.00

12th Prime Minister of Australia
MENZIES, Sir Robert Official card of the Prime Minister with the Coat of Arms of Australia in gold, raised. Boldly signed by Robert Menzies. SOLD

Prime Minister of Finland
MIELTUNEN, Martti J. Choice signature on a  4”x6”card. $18.50

President of Austria
MIKLAS. Wilhelm Fabulous, uncommon bold ink signature on a 3”x5” card.  $55.00

First President of Pakistan
MIRZA, Iskander Ali His very scarce official card which bears the Presidential Standard of Pakistan. This seal is depicted on the official flag of the President of Pakistan.  The card is signed in full. SOLD

MUBARAK, Muhammad Hosni Photograph, B&W, 5”x7” head and shoulders pose. Choice sentiment signed: “Best wishes for a success and prosperous future, Hosni Mubarak.” $125.00

Introduced Decimal Currency in New Zealand, Became Prime Minister
MULDOON,  Sir RobertA fine large card measuring appx; 4”x6” where he writes “Robert Muldoon, M.P. Leader of the Opposition, New Zealand 20/9/74”. $30.00

Signed by Benito Mussolini and the King of Italy
MUSSOLINI, Benito and EMANUELE III, Vittorio Partly printed document signed “Mussolini” as Minister of War, in Italian, one very full page, small folio, Rome, 1925. Printed heading bears the huge name of the King.  Vittorio Emanuele has signed this document just above Mussolini’s signature. SOLD

MUSSOLINI, Benito Partly printed document signed “Mussolini” as Minister of war, in Italian, one full page, small folio, Rome, September 30, 1926. Not translated.  Printed heading bears the huge name of the King and his titles. Boldly signed by  Vittorio Emanuele with a huge signature nearly seven inches long. Countersigned by Mussolini. Several dockets and signatures of two secretaries. Together with a portrait of King Vittorio  Emanuele and Mussolini, both in uniform, shaking hands. SOLD

Member of Firing Squad for Tsar (1918) - Khrushchev Had Him Executed
NAGY, Imre Scarce block of four U.S. 4 cent Champion of liberty stamps. Signed twice. SOLD

First Prime Minister of India
NEHRU, Jawaharlal Fine signature of Nehru dated “1949” in his hand (as Prime Minister). $295.00

Prime Minister of Morocco
OSMAN, Ahmed Photograph, 3.5”x5”, B&W,  head & shoulders pose. Signed. On the verso he has written “with my best regards.”. $35.00

7th President of Finland
PAASIKIVI, J.K. Prime Minister during 1918 and again from 1944-1946.  Large signature on a 3”x5” card.  A note in the collection this came from stated that this signature was signed in 1947, as President. $85.00

Argentine Dictator and President
PERON, Juan Typed document signed, as president. With an embossed seal and his name imprinted stationery. $225.00

PERON, (Maria) Eva. (Maria Eva Duarte) A choice full signature with ample margins for framing. $395.00

First Vice-President of India and the Second President of India
RADHAKRISHNAN, S. Typed letter signed, one page as President of India, February 2, 1965. $175.00

Father of the Nation
RAMGOOLAM, Seewoosagur Very scarce autograph letter signed, one and a half pages on the letterhead of Premier and Minister of Finance, 16 January 1966.  Ramgoolam writes: “We are all so pleased to read that you have again entered the government as a minister. We ask you to accept our very best congratulations. You have always deserved well of your country, and all your friends in Mauritius are most happy with the news. With our best regards, yours truly, S. Ramgoolam.” $145.00

Sixth President of India
REDDY, N. SANJIVA His signature on his Official Presidential card.  Rashtrapati Bhavan is the Official Residence of the President of India. $60.00

Prime Minister of Japan, Assassinated
SAITO, Viscount Makoto Autograph letter signed, two pages on the imprinted stationery of Shimonoseki Fusan Ferry, Dec.11, 1929 to Arctic Explorer and General A.W. Greely. $395.00

Federal Chancellor of Austria, A.L.S. Signed Twice
SCHUSCHNIGG, Kurt von Scarce autograph letter signed with two full signatures, one full page, Moltrasio, Italy, 11 June 1946.  Interesting content: “Although highly belated I thank you from the depth of my heart for your kind remembrance.  All we have to care for should be the aim that our children might have a peaceful better time...” $225.00

Chancellor of Austria - Killed by an Assassins’a Bullet
SEIPEL, Dr. Ignaz
Scarce autograph letter signed, on page, Wein, 30/3/1931 on a large card and signed in full. Together with a portrait of Dr. Seipel sitting in a horse drawn carriage. $125.00

Second Prime Minister of Ceylon (Now Sri Lanka)
DUDLEY SENANAYAKE Fine color magazine photograph of the Prime Minister playing golf. The caddy in the photo is declining to stoop and picks up a golf ball with his toes. Signed and dated “24.2.70” by Dudley Senanayake. $37.50

First President of Senegal
SENGHOR, Leopold Sedar First day Cover commemorating the issue of the 4 cent Abraham Lincoln postage stamp. Fine cachet of Lincoln affixed to the cover. Two stamps affixed to the cover are the one cent Andrew Jackson stamp and the 4 cent Abraham Lincoln stamp cancelled Nov. 19, 1965.  Hand signed by President Senghor. $75.00

Second President of Nigeria's 2nd Republic
SHAGARI,  Alhaji Shehu Card measuring 5”x8” affixed with a B&W portrait of the president 3”x4”. The president has signed the card adding a four word sentiment: “Best wishes from Nigeria, Shehu Shagari.” $47.50

Premier, Republic of China
SIEW, Vincent Color photograph. 5”x7”, head and shoulders pose smiling. Signed. $65.00

Prime Minister of Union of South Africa
SMUTS, Jan Christian Signature of a large card. $75.00

SUHARTO Photograph, 3.5”x5.5”, B&W, head and shoulders pose, looking quite official. Signed and dated “11/9/70”. $195.00

SUHARTO His very rare imprinted visiting card “General Suharto, President of the Republic of Indonesia.” Hand signed and dated “26/5/69.”  Blind stamped Seal of the Republic of Indonesia. $175.00

Signed while Ruler of his Country
SOMOZA, Anastasio Uncommon typed letter signed regarding an autograph request. A very fine signature and not common in letters. $100.00

Mme. Sun Yat-sen, The Most Celebrated Woman Revolutionary in the World.
Honorary President of the People’s Republic.
SOONG Ching-Ling A CHOICE full RARE signature dated by her “Shanghai, June 26, 1946” on a large card.  SOLD

SPAAK, Paul-Henti A fine large card with the printed seal of the  Cabinet, Minister of Foreign Affairs hand signed. Card measures appx. 4”x6”. $30.00

Great South American Leader
Liberator of Ecuador and Peru
First Constitutionally Elected Leader of Bolivia
SUCRE, Antonio Partly printed document signed, one full page, measures appx. 8”x12” headed “Republica De Columbia, Quito July 29, 1822.  This is a pass to permit a military officer for his up coming journey from Colombia via panama to Habana, Cuba.  $895.00

Mother Teresa of Kolkata, a Saint
MOTHER TERESA A very scarce newspaper portrait of Mother Teresa and Pope john Paul II.  The Pope smiling, has his both arms around Mother Teresa. This photo was taken while the Pope and Mother Teresa was visiting the Home for the Dying in Calcutta.  At this time Mother Teresa had 80 patients in the home. The Pope was visiting India on a 10- day tour.  Measures 4”x6”, black & white. Mother Teresa has very boldly written: “God Bless you” and signed her name “M. Teresa m.c.” Together with a colorful  Mother Teresa prayer card and a Limited, numbered invitation by Pope John Paul for the Beatification of Mother Teresa to be held at the Piazza San Pietro on October 19, 2003. In addition we have included a wonderful original relic. A piece of cloth from one of her robes affixed to the back of a “Madre Teresa” medal which bears her portrait. This was made in Italy and can easily be worn with a silver chain.  The collection. $875.00

Mother Teresa of Kolkata, a Saint
MOTHER TERESA A scarce printed Prayer Card containing her name in print and below hand signed “M. Teresa mc.”  Mother Teresa has attached to the card  a very scarce  “Miraculous Medal.”  In the past she has said about these medals: “…may it remind you to draw strength from our Blessed Mother with which she accompanied Jesus.”   Included in a Prayer Card “Prayer For The Canonization Of The Servant Of God Mother Teresa Of Calcutta” which bears a color portrait of Mother Teresa. Also included is an original “Ticket” issued by Pope John Paul, numbered 207521, allowing the holder to attend the Beatification of Mother Teresa on October 19, 2003. All three items in excellent condition. $550.00

RELIC Cards of Two Saints
TERESA, Mother & PAUL II,  Saint/Pope John Blessed Mother Teresa Prayer card depicting Mother Teresa in prayer on the front. Affixed below her portrait is an original “Holy Relic” piece of cloth relating to Mother Teresa. Card displaying a portrait of pope John Paul II stating this same card was blessed by Pope John Paul II, bringing with it a special wish for peace, health and happiness.  A facsimile signature of John Paul II is across the bottom of the card. $24.95

TOGO, Heihachiro His signature and rank  in English and signed once again in Japanese. Boldly penned on a large card. $125.00

First President of Chad, Very Scarce Letter Signed
TOMBALBAYE, Francois Typed letter signed, one page, 31 March 1970, on the letterhead of The President of the Republic. Friendly letter complying with a request for his autograph. $295.00

TUBMAN, William Liberia Today  Magazine, published by the Liberian Embassy in Washington. Oct. 1954 issue. Eight pages, with a portrait of Tubman on the cover. Signed in ink "William Tubman” across the Seal of Liberia. $275.00

Desmond Tutu Bishop of Johannesburg, Nobel Peace Prize (1984). Color Photograph Signed. $95.00

Rare Signed Letter by Yulia Tymoshenko as the First Woman to Become Prime Minister of Ukraine
TYMOSHENKO, Yulia Typed letter signed, one page on the imprinted stationary of the Prime Minister of Ukraine. February 28, 2005. $65.00
 
CHIANG KAI-SHEK Attractive printed color portrait signed and dated by President Chaing Kai-Shek. Quarto, head and shoulders pose depicting the Chinese leader dressed in his brown military uniform before a sky background made to look like a Chinese flag.  This portrait was originally a Time Magazine front cover, fixed to a backing page on which the president has boldly signed his name in Chinese and dated his signature: “August 27, 1944 (Chinese date which is 11 years behind ours.) Accompanied with a letter of transmittal, The Office of President, Republic of China, one page, Taipai, 8/27/55  referring to returning the Time Magazine cover after it has been autographed by His Excellency...signed by S.Shen, Secretary to the President. Signed portrait in fine condition. SOLD

COMMITTED SUICIDE IN THE PRESIDENTIAL PALACE
VARGAS, Getulio First Day cover commemorating the First Day of Issue of the United Nations postage stamp. Postmarked, United Nations, June 12, 1953, New York. Vargas has hand signed this cover with a wonderful large full signature. $235.00

First Constitutional Russian Premier
VENKATARAMAN, Ramaswamy Wonderful color photograph, 5”x7”, head and shoulders pose, contained in the official presentation folder of the president, Republic of India.  The photograph is boldly signed. $150.00

Color Royal Photograph, 8th President of India
VON SCHUSCHNIGG, Kurt Plate block of four U.S. 5 cent Austrian Flag stamps. Inscribed and signed in full along the selvage. $87.50

Minister of Justice who oversaw the Rivona Trial In which Nelson Mandella was  Sentenced to Life In Prison for Sabotage
Prime Minister of South Africa
4th State President of South Africa
VOPSTER, Balthazar Johannes Color photograph three quarter length of Vopster in formal wear, appx. 4”x6” boldly signed. $125.00

Lech Walesa Co-founder Solidarity, Nobel Laureate for Peace (1983), and President of Poland (1990-1995), Photograph Signed. $120.00

First Constitutional Russian Premier
WITTE, Serge Fine, rare signature on a card” $185.00

Last White President of Rhodesia
WRATHALL, J.J.Uncommon signature on a 3.5”x5” card. $37.50

Tenth Premier of the Republic of China
SUB YUN-SUAN Color photograph, 5”x7”, head & shoulders pose looking directly into the camera. Boldly signed SOLD

Seventh President of Latvia
ZATLERS, Valdis Color photograph, 4”x6”, three quarter length pose. Boldly signed on the lower mount. $35.00




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