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 The Raab Collection is helping build some of the great historical document collections, both public and private, and works with the descendants of notable historical families to find their legacies new homes. Historical documents on display around the country come from our collection and those of our clients.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.
Fresh From Discussing Rochambeau’s Arrival in America With the King At Versailles, Benjamin Franklin Learns of John Adams' Appointment to Negotiate With the Dutch and Other Intelligence Sent from Congress
Alexander Hamilton Extends His Revenue and Commerce System to the Newest State to Ratify the Constitution, Citing the Great Document by Name and Article
Alexander Hamilton Extends His Revenue and Commerce System to the Newest State to Ratify the Constitution
Einstein: I have "always striven with a kind of fanaticism for the highest degree of simplicity in my observation"
At the Peak of Napoleon’s Power, The Emperor Bestows a High Honor to a Hero at Wagram, a Baron Who Would Die in Retreat From Russia
Napoleon Demands to Know Whether His Brother Joseph, King of Spain, and His Armies in Spain Have Moved to Counter Wellington in the North
President George Washington and Secretary of State Thomas Jefferson Sign a Ship’s Passport For a Revolutionary War Privateering Captain, Whose Vessel Would Wreck Just Months Later
President Thomas Jefferson Praises the Spirit of the American People "which animates our nation", and Is Its "sufficient safeguard"
George Washington Signs an Ornate Society of the Cincinnati Document For a Hero of the Battle of Guilford Courthouse
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Governor Thomas Jefferson Takes Up George Washington’s Urgent Call to Protect the South and With It the American Revolution
He acts immediately, at Washington’s newly arrived request, to provide supplies to the Southern Continental Army then forming under Nathanael Greene’s leadership
A rare letter connecting Governor Thomas Jefferson and Commander in Chief George Washington, working together to throw back the British advance
Very Rare Mark Twain Autograph Quotation Signed From One of His Great Novels
“Consider well the proportions of things: it is better to be a young june-bug than an old bird of paradise.”
From The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson, and the first autograph quotation of Twain’s from one of his novels that we can recall having
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
Susan B. Anthony
Susan B. Anthony Finances Efforts to Increase the Membership of Her National American Woman Suffrage Association
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”