1937 Amelia Earhart Photos with Letter

Value (2015) | $2,500 Insurance

This was a friend of my mother's. In this lengthy letter, she describes essentially hosting Amelia Earhart for her time in Java. And included was, first, a picture of Amelia's plane, an Electra, and then finally Amelia Earhart sort of in front of the wing of her plane. Earhart disappeared about a week later.

This woman cites actually going up on that Douglas passenger plane and kind of seeing Amelia off as she goes off to New Guinea. And that’s the last basically anyone ever saw of her.

Yes, not very many people saw her after that. APPRAISAL: These are original photographs, some of the last photographs of Amelia Earhart. And it has this wonderful letter that captures some of Amelia Earhart's personality and what a "peach" she was. I would put the insurance value of this letter and its attending photographs at $1,000.

Wow, well, I'm impressed. Thank you.

Appraisal Details

Caliban Books
Pittsburgh, PA
Update (2015)
$2,500 Insurance
Appraised value (2013)
$1,000 Insurance
Baton Rouge, LA (July 27, 2013)

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