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Autographs - Handwritten History

An autograph is said to be a document written entirely in the handwriting of its author. The collecting of autographs is also known as philography.

The word, autograph, today has come to mean a person's signature. This term is used in particular for the practice of collecting autographs of movie and sports celebrities.

Autograph collecting has been around a very long time and has enjoyed a tremendous increase in popularity in recent years.

This increase is due to celebrity signatures in the entertainment and sports fields. Today millions of hobbyist collect autographs. Autographs connect us with past and bring history to life.

Vintage Celebrity Autographs

Vintage Celebrity Autographs

RICK OWNBEY NEW YORK METS 1983 TOPPS AUTOGRAPHED BASEBALL CARD JSA

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JASCHA HEIFETZ & EMANUEL BAY PSA DNA COA signed 1946 Concert Program auto photo

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Star Trek Classic Movies Heroes & Villains Autograph Card A107 Donna Murphy

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Mark Mulder 2006 St Louis Cardinals Oakland Athletics A's Signed Autograph JSA

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Willard Scott The Today Show Ronald McDonald Creator Signed Autograph

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ANTHONY QUINN Signed 8 by 10 W/COA

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ANTHONY QUINN Signed 5 by 7 W/COA

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Mark Kumpel Quebec Nordiques Detroit Red Wings Winnipeg Signed Autograph Photo

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Shaun White Signed 12x18 (Poster Size!) w James Spence JSA COA # K62367 Olympics

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John Abbott Disney Jungle Book Voice Of Wolf Signed Autograph Photo Display

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Vintage Celebrity Autographs

7 SIGNATURES INCLUDING MONIQUE GABRIELLE & LINNEA QUIGLEY CELEBRITY SLEUTH

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Clint Hill Secret Service Signed 8x10 Photo PSA/DNA COA AUTO Autograph

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Sara Jean Underwood Playboy Model Signed 8x10 Photo Playmate of Year 2007 Auto

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ED JOHANN SIGNED 3x5 INDEX! PEARL HARBOR SURVIVOR & WORLD WAR II VETERAN! WW2

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Demi Moore 1993 B&W Ron Galella Paparazzi Exposure Shot Risqué Photo RARE!

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MODERN DANCE PIONEER RUTH ST. DENIS (1879-1968) AUTOGRAPH 8 x 10 PHOTO~

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ANGEL SMALLS ( ADULT MODEL & FILM STAR) AUTHENTIC SIGNED 4X6 QUALITY PHOTO

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Jesse Ventura"I Ain't Got Time to Bleed " Hardback Book Autograph Hand Singed

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2010 Razor Co-Stars KRISTANNA LOKEN & ICE-T Dual Auto Autographed Card #3/25

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ACTRESS & MODEL ESTELLA WARREN AUTOGRAPH 8 x 10 PHOTO~

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Historical Autographs can include but not limited to world leaders, military leaders, early flight such as Charles Lindbergh to space flight. However the most popular as mention above in vintage and modern sports autograph with Babe Ruth topping the list. Authors like Charles Dickens are very collectibles especially when found in rare books.

Abraham Lincoln Autograph Babe Ruth Autograph Benjamin Franklin Autograph Thomas Edison Autograph

Abraham Lincoln                        Babe Ruth                         Benjamin Franklin                             Thomas Edison

Science and Inventors include famous people in science such as Thomas A. Edison. Political Autographs are very popular also. Some autograph collectors try to get examples of handwriting of all presidents. The easiest to acquire for beginning collectors are the clipped signatures. Clipped signatures are signatures that have been cut off documents or letters. Most serious collectors of today reject these clipped signatures instead look for complete documents or letters.


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