Nathan Raab, operator of the Philadelphia-based Raab Collection, says the letter is dated Jan. 5, 1849.
Chrysler sales rise 22 percent. Best October since 2001. GM sales were flat. Ford sales dropped 2 percent, on tight pickup inventories.
Thousands of people are heading to a small town in southern Pennsylvania Tuesday to commemorate a speech that for 150 years has been a source of national identity.
Making history come alive is important, and in commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg battle, there were many re-enactments this year. Books and movies are also fun.
A recently-discovered, unpublished Lincoln family letter written nearly a year before his assassination is being made available by a Philadelphia-based historic documents dealer.
Here are Bill’s picks for the director and the film most likely to take their respective Oscar prizes.
KYW’s Bill Wine picks the likely winners of best-actor and best-supporting-actor Oscars at this Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony.
Films about our presidents, such as Lincoln have gained artistic recognition and the website “Screen Junkies’’ shares some best choices.
There was nothing middling about the latest Middle-Earth adventure at the box office.
The nominees for the 70th annual Golden Globe awards were announced Thursday morning. The award show is January 13th.
With the holiday-season attractions still at least a week away, December’s second weekend was very slow at multiplexes.
Not a bad box-office weekend at multiplexes, especially on the traditionally slow weekend after Thanksgiving weekend.
“Breaking Dawn – Part 2″, the final installment in the “Twilight” series, was first again, earning another $43 million after scoring the eighth biggest opening of all time a week ago.
The Raab Collection in Philadelphia said Tuesday it is selling the document, which it calls one of the most important in American history. The asking price is $900,000.
“The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2″, the fifth and final installment in the wildly popular series of supernatural vampire fantasies, lifted off to a runaway first-place finish by earning an estimated $141 million in its weekend debut, slightly more than the opening take of its predecessor, “Part 1″.