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White House: An Historic Guide

WARMLY INSCRIBED BY JFK AS PRESIDENT AND SIGNED BY JACKIE

(KENNEDY, John F.) (KENNEDY, Jacqueline). The White House: An Historic Guide. Washington, 1962.

Limited second edition of this guide to the White House, the second of two limited editions, number 38a of only 75 presentation copies specially bound in full morocco with the recipient's initials stamped in gilt on the front cover, warmly inscribed on the limitation page by President Kennedy to his close military aide, USAF General Godfrey McHugh: "For Godfrey McHugh, with warm personal regards, John Kennedy… Christmas 1962" and signed beneath his signature by the First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy. $29,000.

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Typed letter signed. WITH: As We Remember Joe. WITH: Publisher's mailing list and supporting materials

"THE BOOK COULD NOT HAVE BEEN BETTER AND YOU HAVE CERTAINLY DONE A WONDERFUL JOB—AND I KNOW DAD WAS PLEASED"

KENNEDY, John F. Typed letter signed. WITH: As We Remember Joe. WITH: Publisher's mailing list and supporting materials. The Palace Hotal, San Francisco; and Cambridge, Massachusetts, Undated [1945] / 1945.

Exceptional typed letter by John F. Kennedy to the secretary of the publisher of the moving tribute to Joe Kennedy Jr., As We Remember Joe, noting that JFK was pleased with the book and requesting that it be sent to several people in England, boldly signed. Together with a presentation copy of the book, inscribed by JFK on the front free endpaper in the month of publication: "For Mr. Sherrill, with the greatest appreciation for all of his thoughtfulness, from Jack Kennedy, May 1945." Together with the publisher's typed mailing list and an archive of correspondence and other related materials. $27,500.

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Typed letter signed with autograph postscript. WITH: As We Remember Joe

"FOR SOME TIME I HAVE WANTED TO DO SOMETHING TO PERPETUATE JOE'S MEMORY…"

KENNEDY, John F. Typed letter signed with autograph postscript. WITH: As We Remember Joe. Hyannisport and Cambridge, Massachusetts, October 6, 1944 / 1945.

Exceptional typed letter by John F. Kennedy to a close family friend, Richard Flood, requesting that Flood write a short essay on Joe Kennedy for the tribute book, We Remember Joe, signed by JFK and with signed autograph postscript reading: "If you have any ideas on this—give me a call—Best Jack—Did [illegible] come through?" Together with a first edition, first issue copy of the book. $25,000.

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Archive from the Inauguration of the British Memorial to President John F. Kennedy, including program inscribed and typed letter signed with envelope free frank

"THANK YOU FOR COMING FOR THE LAST THING WE ALL DO TOGETHER FOR JACK"

(KENNEDY, Jacqueline) KENNEDY, John F. Archive from the Inauguration of the British Memorial to President John F. Kennedy, including program inscribed and typed letter signed with envelope free frank. New York and Runnymede, London, 1965-66.

Extraordinary archive from the Inauguration of the British Memorial to President John F. Kennedy, compiled by his fellow PT-109 survivor and campaign aide, Barney Ross, featuring a commemorative program—one of only 100 copies printed and specially bound for Jackie Kennedy—with a tipped-in order of service wonderfully inscribed by Jackie Kennedy, an album of original photographs with 21 images by White House photographer Cecil Stoughton, and a signed typed letter from Jackie Kennedy thanking Ross for a special silver-gilt box and for attending the ceremony, as well as assorted original correspondence and documents related to the event. $19,500.

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Typescript speech

“THEREIN LIES OUR RESPONSIBILITY AND OUR OPPORTUNITY”

KENNEDY, John F. Typescript speech. No place, delivered 1 October 1959. Important political address by Senator John F. Kennedy quoting FDR, T.S. Eliot, Nikita Khrushchev, Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes, and Queen Elizabeth I, and comparing President Eisenhower to Shakespeare’s King Lear—also with a boat doodle and over 50 words in Kennedy’s hand. The Kennedy Library has a typescript of this speech, but without the corrections. $18,500.

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Autograph and Typed Manuscript Campaign Speech

"WE WILL HELP THEM IF THEY WILL HELP US. THIS, I HAVE LONG BELIEVED, SHOULD BE THE MOTIVATING FORCE BEHIND OUR ENTIRE FOREIGN POLICY"

KENNEDY, John F. Autograph and Typed Manuscript Campaign Speech. No place, 1952.

Autograph and typed manuscript speech, annotated by Kennedy and with over a page in his handwriting, delivered during the 1952 Massachusetts Senate campaign that ultimately unseated Henry Cabot Lodge, answering charges by Lodge that he did not take the Korean War seriously enough, in which he mentions his own personal experience in World War II and the possibility of provoking World War III and atomic warfare. $16,500.

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Why England Slept

JOHN F. KENNEDY'S FIRST BOOK, WARMLY INSCRIBED BY HIM TO HIS GOOD FRIEND AND LONG-TERM NEIGHBOR

KENNEDY, John F. Why England Slept. New York, 1940.

First edition, sixth printing, of John F. Kennedy's first book, issued four months after the first printing, of JFK's striking analysis of Britain's lack of preparation for WWII, inscribed by him on the front free endpaper to his good friend and long-term neighbor Nancy Tenney Lloyd, "To Ten from Ken!" and further inscribed on the rear pastedown, "Ten: It's my hope that this book will interest you—as it is pregnant with significance as are you." $16,000.

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Original United Press International teletype roll—President Kennedy

“URGENT… PRESIDENT KENNEDY HAS BEEN SHOT”:HISTORIC BREAKING NEWS OF THE KENNEDY ASSASSINATION ON ORIGINAL UNITED PRESS INTERNATIONAL TELETYPE ROLL (27 FEET, 4 INCHES), 11/22/63

(KENNEDY ASSASSINATION). Original United Press International teletype roll—President Kennedy. Dallas, November 22, 1963. Original and continuous United Press International teletype roll reporting the breaking news of the Kennedy assassination, beginning only minutes after the shootings of the President and Governor Connally, noting witness reports of three shots, Mrs. Kennedy’s reaction, Secret Service and police response, pandemonium within Parkland Hospital where the President was ultimately declared dead, and ending with a draft of the President’s obituary. Extremely rare teletype roll of uninterrupted bulletins—UPR 74 to 115—marked 11/22. $15,000.

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Photograph

JOHN AND JACKIE KENNEDY WATCHING ROBERT KENNEDY’S CHILDREN PLAY AT THE KENNEDY COMPOUND

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in Hyannis Port in the fall of 1959, depicting John and Jackie Kennedy watching Robert Kennedy’s children play under an outdoor shower. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp on verso. $7000.

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As We Remember Joe

INSCRIBED BY BOBBY KENNEDY

(KENNEDY, Robert) KENNEDY, John F. As We Remember Joe. Cambridge, MA, 1945.

First edition, second issue (one of only 250 copies privately printed for family and friends), of this tribute to the eldest of the Kennedy brothers, an exceptional presentation/association copy inscribed by Robert Kennedy to President Kennedy's beloved friend Dave Powers, "For Dave, Bob Kennedy, Christmas 1965." $6800.

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Photograph

JOHN F. KENNEDY STOPPING BY TO CHECK ON HIS FRIENDS’ PROGRESS DURING THEIR 50-MILE “KENNEDY MARCH”

(KENNEDY, John F.) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken near the Sunshine Parkway, depicting John F. Kennedy stopping to check on his friends as they took a rest during a 50-mile walk from Palm Beach to Miami. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp and “Private Print” on verso. $6500.

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Strategie de la Paix

INSCRIBED BY JOHN F. KENNEDY AS PRESIDENT, FIRST FRENCH EDITION IN WRAPPERS OF STRATÉGIE DE LA PAIX (STRATEGY OF PEACE), 1961

KENNEDY, John F. Strategie de la Paix. Paris, 1961.

First French edition in wrappers, of this collection of Kennedy’s powerful pre-presidency speeches, inscribed to the Prime Minister of Greece, Constantine Karamanlis, who was visiting the White House the same day the failed Bay of Pigs invasion was launched, "To President Karamanlis with esteem and best wishes, John Kennedy." $6000.

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Photograph

JOHN AND JACKIE KENNEDY CAMPAIGNING IN WEST VIRGINIA

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in Wheeling, West Virginia, toward the end of Kennedy’s presidential campaign, depicting John and Jackie Kennedy greeting voters at an event. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp on verso. $5500.

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Photograph

JOHN AND JACKIE KENNEDY CONVERSING WITH FAMILY AT THE KENNEDY COMPOUND

(KENNEDY, John F. and Jacqueline) SHAW, Mark. Photograph. New York, 1963.

Vintage photographic print, taken in Hyannis Port in the fall of 1959, depicting John Kennedy having a conversation on the couch while Jackie and Joseph Kennedy have a discussion off to the side. Bears Shaw’s own studio stamp and “Private Print” on verso. $4500.

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As We Remember Joe

JOHN F. KENNEDY'S TRIBUTE TO HIS BROTHER, AS WE REMEMBER JOE, 1945

KENNEDY, John F. As We Remember Joe. Cambridge, MA, 1945.

First edition, second issue (of only 250 copies), of this warm tribute to the eldest of the Kennedy brothers, edited by John F. Kennedy, privately printed for family and friends, a splendid copy. $2000.

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