Hail to the Chief:
Holders of the highest office
RR Auction is the leader in historical and presidential collectibles.
We’re known for our selection of incredibly well preserved signed documents and artifacts relating to US Presidents, dating back to American colonial times. From Gen. George Washington, to those who serve in Washington in this century, we have the Rare and Remarkable items from these history-making political figures.
Collector Raleigh DeGeer Amyx entrusted RR Auction to curate his astonishing lifetime collection of US President artifacts in 2014. Some of the incredible resulting sales included:
• Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower’s four-star A-2 leather flight jacket: $93,750
• Franklin D. Roosevelt’s wool cape: $68,750
• Signed book by JFK and Jackie Kennedy, a Christmas gift for JFK Sr.; $30,000
• Abraham Lincoln’s eyeglasses: $30,000
• Harry S. Truman’s Stetson fedora: $22,500
We’re seeking any kind of presidential memorabilia that captures an individual, a historical event, or a time and place with its significance. We’ve had a lot of success with personally owned and worn clothing, jewelry and accessories (presidents and First Ladies), as well as handwritten correspondences of all kinds – RR Auction has extensive success with letters and speech drafts by then-lawyer Abraham Lincoln – and autographed and rare photographs, personal items and other glimpses into the working and private lives of the leaders of the free world. “Road to the White House” campaign memorabilia; First Family ephemera. Pre-American Revolution through 21st century.
Do you have memorabilia you’d like to consign – autographs, signed documents, photos, ephemera, unique items of all kinds –contact us.
HOW DO I SELL
We connect sellers of the Rare and Remarkable with passionate buyers. RR Auction has been helping people share and obtain collectibles since 1976, and we have the international following to help you, too. Selling (also called consigning) with us is simple.
WHAT’S IT WORTH?
Whether you have one item or an entire collection, RR Auction will help you attain top dollar when you’re ready to sell. We understand the market for your valued collectibles, and maintain a superior clientele who’ll buy it at a price you won’t get anywhere else.
All formats of the Rare and Remarkable: autographs, historical artifacts, Sports, Hollywood, Space Exploration and more. Whether you have a signed baseball, or an iconic film prop, we’ll curate it for an auction where it will be best highlighted.
Every month RR conducts at least two auctions, one an 800+ item Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction, including a monthly featured section, and secondly, a specialty auction focused upon a single subject. Focused auctions include: Music, Space, and Sports.