University Archives

May 14, 2021
Wilton, CT – An autograph album from 1862 containing the signature of Abraham Lincoln and 226 members of his administration and Congress, a manuscript penned by Sir Isaac Newton with mathematical n
April 12, 2021
Quite a busy week coming up in the auction rooms:
March 30, 2021
Wilton, CT – An exquisite portrait miniature of Thomas Jefferson along with two locks of hair (one of them Jefferson’s), and a letter and photograph signed by Albert Einstein are just two of the su
March 1, 2021
There are five sales I'll be watching this week, beginning with: Fonsie Mealy Auctioneers holds their
February 16, 2021
Wilton, CT – An exceptional handwritten four-page presidential address signed by Thomas Jefferson and directed to the Cherokee Nation in 1806, a spectacular one-page document written and signed by
January 4, 2021
Happy 2021! The new year kicks off with a quartet of sales I'll be watching.
December 22, 2020
Westport, CT – A four-page manuscript consisting of nearly 2,300 words written entirely in the hand of English physicist Sir Isaac Newton, a World War II-dated letter written in English by Albert E
November 9, 2020
And I thought last week was busy! It's a veritable deluge of sales this week:
October 28, 2020
Westport, CT – A black and white photograph of Marilyn Monroe signed and inscribed “to Joe” (possibly Joe DiMaggio), a one-page letter written in 1796 and signed by George Washington on the eve of
September 16, 2020
Westport, CT – A presentation copy of a Russian book celebrating the 10th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China signed by Chairman Mao Zedong (Tse-Tung); a receipt signed by Edgar Allan Poe