Cartier Pen Ball Point Black Rolling Ring. Beautiful, vintage Mist de Cartier pen. In amazing condition with beautiful blue lacquer. Only condition issue is a tiny spot above the T on the bin area of the pen. Can be seen in photos if you look for it.
Feels excellent in the hand. DuPont ink but Im honestly not sure if they are a fit for the pen or not. They may be but I havent tried them yet.
Still sorted in blue ink. This pen was owned and used by 2x Pulitzer Prize Winning Author David Herbert Donald. From Wikipedia: David Herbert Donald (October 1, 1920 May 17, 2009) was an American historian, best known for his 1995 biography of Abraham Lincoln. He twice won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography for earlier works; he published more than 30 books on United States political and literary figures and the history of the American South. Majoring in history and sociology, Donald earned his bachelor's degree from Millsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi. He earned his Ph. In 1946 under eminent Lincoln scholar James G. Randall at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Randall as a mentor influenced Donald's life and career. He encouraged his protégé to write his dissertation on Abraham Lincoln's law partner, William Herndon. Donald adapted and published the dissertation as his first book, Lincoln's Herndon (1948). After completing his doctorate, Donald taught at Columbia University, Johns Hopkins University and, from 1973, Harvard University. He also taught at Smith College, the University of North Wales, Princeton University, University College London and served as Harmsworth Professor of American History at Oxford University. At Johns Hopkins, Columbia, and Harvard he trained dozens of graduate students, including Heather Cox Richardson, Jean H. Michael Holt, Irwin Unger, Ari Hoogenboom, and Richard R.
Donald served as president of the Southern Historical Association. Donald also served on the editorial board for the Papers of Abraham Lincoln.
Donald was the Charles Warren Professor of American History (emeritus from 1991) at Harvard University. He wrote more than thirty books, including well-received biographies of Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Wolfe and Charles Sumner. He specialized in the American Civil War and Reconstruction periods, and in the history of the American South. Donald received the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography twice, in 1961 for Charles Sumner and the Coming of the Civil War and in 1988 for Look Homeward: A Life of Thomas Wolfe.He also received several honorary degrees. David Herbert Donald received the American Academy of Achievement's Golden Plate Award in 1997. David Herbert Donald was inducted as a Laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois and awarded the Order of Lincoln (the State's highest honor) by the Governor of Illinois in 2008 in the area of Communications and Education.
The item "Vintage Cartier Pen Ball Point Blue Lacquer Rolling Ring Calligraphy St DuPont" is in sale since Sunday, July 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Pens\Ballpoint Pens\Other Collectible Ballpoint". The seller is "riverwalker83" and is located in Ashford, Connecticut.
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