The Raab Distinction

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Buying and Selling Important Historical Autographs and Documents. Raab is an internationally recognized name for historical autographs and documents, providing a focus on quality and significance. The Raab Collection is helping build some of the great historical document collections, both public and private, and works with the descendants of notable historical families to find their legacies new homes. Historical documents on display around the country come from our collection and those of our clients. We regularly appear in major international media outlets.

On display in the office

The Creation of the Kennedy Center

An Original Pen Used to Sign the Kennedy Center Act

Given to Kennedy Aide Kenneth O'Donnell by President Johnson After JFK's Assassination; Acquired from the direct descendants of Kenneth O'Donnell and never before offered for sale

The Kennedys and Christmas 1963

The White House Christmas Gift For 1963, Signed by John and Jacqueline Kennedy, and Inscribed to Their Close Friend

date Dec 25, 1963

A very rare signed picture of an engraving of the White House, with the statue of Andrew Jackson at front

Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony Finances Efforts to Increase the Membership of Her National American Woman Suffrage Association

date Apr 29, 1890

She demands that some of these funds being held by the Woman's Christian Temperance Union be paid to an activist “organizing Equal Suffrage societies”
 

The collector’s library