Eisenhower, Dwight D. & Mamie Doud Eisenhower,
Photograph Signed as President and First Lady, 13 x 9¼ in., n.p., n.d. (1954). The First Couple stand on the ramp of Air Force One (Columbine) on August 21, 1954, on their way to Denver, Colorado. The printed inscription says, "For Sergeant Wayman I. McGarrh with appreciation of fine services at the White House and with best wishes for the future." The Columbine departed from Andrews Air Base in Washington, D.C. Photo by Abbie Rowe of the National Park Service. Fine except for a couple of minor creases at bottom and some ink skips in Mamie's signature. Handsomely matted and framed to an overall size of 19½ x 15¾ in. An uncommonly large and attractive photo of Ike and Mamie. With a dinner plate from the Columbine, engraved "D.D.E." under a floral spray on the front and on the back: "The Presidential Plane / Columbine / Washington, D.C. / May 1956 / Shenango China." Very fine.
Estimated Value $1,000 - 1,250