Lot 498: Desirable fountain pen signature, "Amelia M. Earhart, January 24, 1929," on a light blue 5.75 x 3 album page. Nicely double-matted and framed with a portrait of the aviatrix to an overall size of 12.5 x 18.5. In fine condition. Earhart had earned international recognition six months earlier when she became the first woman to make a transatlantic flight, and in 1929 became involved with competitive racing in the Women's Air Derby. A choice autograph from the early period of her fame.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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