The American Election Experience: Lincoln, Anthony, Washington, Kennedy, Reagan

Raab to Offer for Sale Rare and Important American Election Collection of Historical Documents, Valued at More than $500,000


The Collection will be on display at Raab for week before the election

Among the documents:

George Washington discussing his intention to not run for a third term as President;

Susan B. Anthony on her work securing women the right to vote;

Abraham Lincoln investigating election fraud;

Ronald Reagan Endorsing Barry Goldwater.

PHILADELPHIA, PA – October 26, 2018 – The Raab Collection, the nation’s leading dealer in important historical documents, announced today that it will be offering for sale a collection of important historical documents on the American election experience, with original, unpublished letters signed by, among others, American Presidents Washington, Reagan, and Kennedy, and also by Susan B. Anthony, relating to her work in securing women the right to vote in elections.  The group together is valued at more than half a million dollars.  It will be on display at Raab in the week before Election Day.

“These documents represent some of the most important moments in the history of the American Electoral experience, as many of the most powerful forces in Ameriacn history,” said Nathan Raab, President of the Raab Collection.

The rare collection will be on display at Raab offices in Greater Philadelphia for one week, beginning Tuesday, October 30.

About The Raab Collection:  The Raab Collection has handled many of the most important historical documents to reach the market and worked with the families of famous Americans in the sale and preservation of their family treasures, among them Neil Armstrong, Thomas Jefferson, Ulysses S. Grant, William Henry Harrison, and Ronald Reagan. Nathan Raab, a member of the Board of Directors of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, is also a contributor to   Learn more about this document at the exhibit homepage.

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