Profusely signed antique guestbook (see description)
Auction date:
16/05/2019
Lot number:
11
Estimate:
Estimate: £300 - £350
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Includes supplementary information about signatures. 1937 onwards. Profusely signed guest book from Costa Rica belonging to Dr & Mrs Jose M Gallardo (29/9/1897 – 18/7/1976). He was appointed Commissioner of Education for P.R. in 1937 by Franklin Roosevelt. In 1941 he put P.R. on war alert following the pearl harbor attack. Twice interim governor of P.R.. Among the the vast number of autographs: – William D Leaity (Governor of P.R. and a hugely decorated fleet admiral) – Guy J Swope (Governor of P.R. and military commander) – Retford Guy Tugwell – (Governor of P.R.) – James R Beverley (Twice governor of P.R.) – Eleanor Ford (Of Ford Motor Co. fame.) – Talitha Gerlach (Russian spy) – Frank P Graham (Senator) And very many more international & Puerto Rican notables.

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