Items signed by Washington, Napoleon, Marilyn Monroe, many others are in University Archives' online auction, Nov. 11thPosted by On

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Black and white photograph of Marilyn Monroe signed and inscribed “to Joe” (possibly Joe DiMaggio), unusually large at 11 inches by 14 inches (est. $20,000-$25,000).

One-page letter signed by George Washington just a few months prior to his retirement from his second presidential term, on Oct. 12, 1796 (est. $13,000-$14,000).

Sizable (over 8” x 10”) fragment of an American flag that decorated Lincoln’s funeral train as it traveled between Indiana and Springfield, Illinois (est. $2,400-$2,600).

Book on contemporary French politics from Napoleon Bonaparte’s St. Helena library, stamped and inscribed by his librarian on the title page (est. $3,000-$4,000).

Paper signed by the Swedish diplomat and humanitarian Raoul Wallenberg, dated Sept. 26, 1944, documenting his efforts to help Ungar Imrene Urno survive the Holocaust (est. $9,000-$10,000).

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