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A Connecticut Yankee Silent Movie Post Card - $150.00 (Item #: 4838)
The silent film ''A Yankee at the Court of King Arthur'' was produced in 1921 by Fox Film Corporation, later 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Emmet J. Flynn, and the screenplay was by Bernard McConville. It starred Harry C. Myers as Yankee Martin Cavendish. Karl Formes played Mark Twain. According to silentera.com only reels 2, 4, and 7 still exist.
The card is embossed in the lower left corner with ''Cooper Strabane''.
Author Post Card - Emerson - $6.00 (Item #: 5019)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Old Manse built by Emerson's grandfather just before the Revolutionary War. Emerson wrote Nature and Hawthorne wrote Mosses from an Old Manse while living here.
Author Post Card - Hawthorne's Wayside - $6.00 (Item #: 5018)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Hawthorne's 'Wayside' was Nathaniel Hawthorne's residence during the last 12 years of his life. The Alcotts also lived here before going to Orchard House. Circa 1907 to 1930.
Author Post Card - Jack London's Den - $6.00 (Item #: 5025)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Jack London's Den. Distributed by the World of Jack London
Author Post Card - Portrait of Shakespeare - $7.50 (Item #: 5024)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Post Card is of portrait on Shakespeare after having been in the possession of Mr William Oakes Hunt, Town Clerk of Stratford upon Avon. The portrait was given to the town of Statford upon Avon to be placed and preserved in Shakespeare's House.
Author Post Card - Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson - $7.00 (Item #: 5022)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused but with descriptive label attached to back, also vintage. Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson pencil sketch by Percy F S Spence.
Author Post Card - Robert Louis Stevenson's Home - $7.50 (Item #: 5020)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Robert Louis Stevenson's Home in Monterey, CA. 1 cent postage placeholder.
Author Post Card - Sir Walter Scott & Family - $6.00 (Item #: 5026)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Sir Walter Scott and Family. Postage placeholder says 'Postage inland, 1/2d, Foreign, 1d'
Author Post Card - Stephen Collins Foster - $6.00 (Item #: 5023)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. From a painting of Stephen Collins Foster which is housed in the Museum at White Springs, Fla. It was painted in 1947-48 by Commission of the state of Florida as a lasting tribute to the songs of America's greatest composer of the time.
Author Post Card - Thoreau's Home - $6.00 (Item #: 5021)
Author Vintage Post Card, unused. Thoreau's Home at Lake Walden. Circa 1910
Harbor Boat Mark Twain - $20.00 (Item #: 4780)
Harbor Boat Mark Twain - $11.00 (Item #: 4204)
City Harbor Boat ''Mark Twain,'' St. Louis, MO. 25043
VG. Postally used August 27, 1912.
Harbor Boat Mark Twain at Night - $12.50 (Item #: 4881)
Looks like it's postmarked 1913.
Harbor Boat Mark Twain at Night - $11.00 (Item #: 4827)
Short closed tear near upper left corner.
Harbor Boat Mark Twain, St. Louis, MO - $125.00 (Item #: 4915)
Built in 1873 and named Elon G. Smith. Renamed City of St. Louis while a harbor boat there around 1883. Renamed Mark Twain in 1902. Replaced by Erastus Wells in 1907.
Unused. Very nice condition.
Mark Twain Birthplace, Florida, MO - $18.50 (Item #: 4887)
Mark Twain Post Card, Steamboat, City of St. Louis - $100.00 (Item #: 4886)
Postmarked 1901. This was the boat that eventually became the Mark Twain.
Mark Twain's Birth Place, Florida, MO - $11.00 (Item #: 4643)
Mark Twain's Summer Home Quarry Farm - $16.00 (Item #: 4926)
Elmira, New York, #1402. Undivided back.
Very nice. Unused.
Post Card of Hank Monk Memorial With Mark Twain Quote - $45.00 (Item #: 3849)
Card shows picture of tombstone of Hank Monk hich reads, ''In Memory /of /Hank. Monk/Died/Feb 28th 1883/Aged.50 Years''. At the bottom, it says, '' 'Keep your seat Horace, I will get you there on time.' Made famous by Mark Twain. Resting place of Hank Monk The famous Stage Coach Driver of Carson City, Nevada''. No. 839, Published by Richard Behrendt, San Francisco, Cal. For The Emporium, Indian Basketry, 210 Carson Street, Carson City, Nevada - Printed in Germany.
Post Card, Mark Twain's Summer Home "Quarry Farm", Elmira, NY - $6.00 (Item #: 4223)
No. A50. Published by Baker Bros., Elmira, NY
VG. Postally used July 22, 1911.
Roberta, Georgia Post Card - Pine Lawn Motel - $9.50 (Item #: 4642)
Rural America vintage post card, unused. Pine Lawn Motel on U.S. Highway 341, Roberta, GA. Albert S. Kite, Owner. Free TV - Swimming pool - Restaurant - Tile Baths - Pulsa-Rhythm Mattresses - Gifts and Flowers by Ramos.
Roberta, Georgia Post Card - Pine Lawn Motor Court - $7.50 (Item #: 4839)
Ruran America Vintage Post Card, unused. Pine Lawn Motor Court and Café. NW on Ga. 7 and U.S. 341, Roberta, GA. 23 modern units - private tiled baths - steam heated - air cooled. Restaurant specializing in Good Food. Cit water. Trailer Parking Space. Phone 44. Hodges H. Rigdon.
Roberta, Georgia Post Card - Pine Lawn Motor Court - $9.50 (Item #: 4663)
Rural America Vintage Post Card, unused. Pine Last Motor Court - Modern Cabins and Restaurant - North on GA. 7 - Roberta, GA
Roberta, Georgia Post Card - Shell Station - $9.50 (Item #: 4487)
Rural America Vintage Post Card, unused. Modern Motor Court and Service Station. Roberta, GA - U.S. 341 dn 80 Intersection. Steam Heat - Baby beds and Shell Products.
Roberta, Georgia Post Card - Starnes and Son Cottages, Café and Service Station - $9.50 (Item #: 4682)
Rural America vintage post card, unused. Diner in Roberta, GA. Intersection of Ga.7 - U.S. 80 2-U-193.
Roberta, Georgia Post Card - Starnes Motel - $7.50 (Item #: 4664)
Rural America Vintage Post Card, unused. Starnes Motel & Restaurant. Jct. U.S. Hwy 80 & 341, Roberta, GA. 20 ultra modern units all with TV, Air Conditioned, Wall to wall carpeting, ceramic tile showers and tubs. Owned and operated by Mr & Mrs O.J. Starnes, Sr.