Auction 09032022 Militaria And Historic Photos Auction
By Scott Daniels Auction
Sunday, Oct 2, 3:30 PM (your local time)
1412 NY-213 High Falls, NY, United States

A selection of major collections throughout periods of American history - from infamy to victory, from the first pitch to the last strike.  This auction will include the newly discovered Courtney Collection of rare photographs from two generations including an extensive personal album of noted World War II original photographs by John Courtney.  Rare 1920s Babe Ruth photos promoting the film "Headin' Home" by Jack Courtney.  A large selection of militaria items including helmets, uniforms, and bags.  


  • Historical Documents
  • Militaria
  • Photographs
  • Sporting Memorabilia 

We provide free in-house packing. Shipping is billed separately.  Buyers have 7 days to pick up items from our High Falls, NY location.  Items remaining for more than 30 days without prior agreement by Scott Daniel's, will be forfeited.   

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LOT 99:

White House Garden Party Invitation: From Mrs. Roosevelt 1940

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Price including buyer’s premium: $ 24
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White House Garden Party Invitation: From Mrs. Roosevelt 1940
Envelope: Addressed - Mrs. H. F. Courtney, Return Address - The White House. 
Save the Date Card: Mrs. Roosevelt, At Home, on Friday afternoon, May the third, at half after four o’clock. Garden Party.  
Entrance Card: Not Transferable, Mrs. H F Courtney, will please present this card at the East Entrance The White House, Friday Afternoon, May 3rd, 1940 at four-thirty o’clock. 
Cards are of cream heavyweight card stock. Save the date card has an official seal in gold. Each piece shows age with darkening of paper, handling marks, and adhesive marks are noted on the envelope ( as pictured ). 
 Envelope size: 4.75 x 3.75 inches. Save the Date Card size: 4.5 x 3.5 inches. Entrance card: 4 x 2.75 inches. "

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