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Presidential Inaugural Invitations & Political Ephemera Treasure Chest

Lot Number 1275

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You are cordially invited to stake your claim to this 1964-2000 presidential and political treasure chest. Comprised mainly of official materials this exciting assortment presents in excellent to like-new condition. Highlights are official POTUS Inaugural Ceremony invitations with: 1/20/73 Nixon/Agnew 8x11 invitation; 1/20/77 Carter/Mondale group of materials; 1/20/89 Bush/Quayle group; 1/20/93 Clinton/Gore group; 1/20/97 Clinton/Gore group. Also present are greeting cards, publications and more. Detailed description on our website.

The complete list of included materials is as follows:


Inaugural Ceremonies:


1/20/1973 Nixon/Agnew: 8x11 invitation card


1/20/77 Carter/Mondale: “Special Aide to the Chairman” admittance pass made to and signed by news correspondent Skip Loescher; (2) Inaugural invitation cards including (1) with original mailer addressed to Loescher; (3) “Inaugural Guide” programs with original mailers with: 1.) addressed to Loescher with program guide and envelope, events map, (3) Inaugural Party ticket stubs and envelope, (2) Vice-President Reception ticket stubs with envelope, (3) Inauguration Ceremonies tickets; Inaugural pass with lanyard; group of (5) invitations with envelope for the Inaugural Parade, (2) Inaugural Party and (2)12/17/76 announcement letter with envelope Vice-President Reception; Pre-Inaugural Dinner Dance invitation; 2.) addressed to Loescher with guide/envelope and map/envelope; 3.) addressed to Mr. & Mrs. John Beadle with mailer and map; and an envelope full of various inaugural commemorative offers


1/20/89 Bush/Quayle: Inaugural invitation; “The American Bicentennial Presidential Inaugural” commemorative invitation; Inauguration Ceremonies program; Inauguration Ceremonies admission card with envelope; G.H.W. Bush photo card; D. Quayle photo card


1/20/93 Clinton/Gore: Inaugural invitation with envelope and commemorative invitiation, clandar of public events; Inaugural Ceremonies program with envelope and admission card, B. Clinton photo card, A. Gore photo card and Capitol Grounds map; “America’s Reunion on the Mall” program; “On the Pulse of Morning” Inaugural Poem by Maya Angelou softcover book; George Washington University  Inaugural Ball medal in original sleeve; GWU Inaugural Ball ticket


1/20/97 Clinton/Gore: Inauguration admission card with envelope, program, B. Clinton photo card, A. Gore photo card and map; event photo; (2) program sheets (both with compacting folds)


Holiday Greetings:


Clinton: (3) form letters with original mailers and Christmas photos: 1994, 1995, 1996; (4) greeting cards: 1993 with envelope, 1995 with envelope, (2) 1996 including (1) with envelope; 1994 brass book marker in original sleeve; (2) over-sized greeting cards with presidential seals and envelopes; (6) “Holidays at the White House” programs: (2) 1994, 1995, 1996, (2) 2000


(7) Greeting cards from various politicians other than presidents


Other official items:


1972 Republican National Convention official program


1972 RNC Telephone and Directory Guide


1972 Nixon election victory thank you card with Nixon family in original mailing envelope


1975 Nelson Rockefeller thank you letter with Vice President header in original envelope


(3) 1985-1986 Ronald Reagan items: 1985 “Republican Task Force” appreciation photo with facsimile signature on backer card in original mailing envelope; 1985 Inaugural “Commemorative Invitation”; 1986 “Republican Presidential Task Force” Certificate of Merit


Pair of 1990s 8x10 photos with Bill Clinton and Hillary Rodham Clinton


(2) 1994 “thank you” photos with Bill & Hillary Clinton; and Bill Clinton


1995 “White House Summer Picnic” program


1996 “White House Summer Picnic” invitation and program




1964 “John Fitzgerald Kennedy” memorial tribute program showing EX details with staining along the spine and unknown autograph on back cover


1968 “Guess Who’s Coming to the White House” satirical magazine showing VG details with tape repaired spine


1976 Democratic Review magazine “Special Convention Issue”


1994 Photo print titled “JFK with young Bill Clinton” (shaking hands) sealed in original shrink wrap, matted to 11x14


Assorted materials including (5) bumper stickers, (3) satirical items, (2) newspaper supplements and more

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