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[Civil War - Cased Images] Civil War Sixth Plate Double Tintypes of Soldiers & Their Wives 
3/22/2012 - American History: Online Auction
Lot of 2, including: a sixth plate faithful dog case containing a tintype of two soldiers and a tintype of two women; and a sixth plate acorn motif case housing a tintype of three soldiers and a tintype of three women.

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[Western Ephemera] Barbed Wire Sample in Custom-Made Wooden Case 
Lot # 397 - [Western Ephemera] Barbed Wire Sample in Custom-Made Wooden Case 
A 15" sample of a very thick barbed wire, housed in a custom-made wood case, 15.75" x 2.25" x 2.25". > Item Details
[Autographs and Manuscripts] Richard Nixon Signed Photograph 
Lot # 321 - [Autographs and Manuscripts] Richard Nixon Signed Photograph 
Nixon, Richard Milhous (1913-1994). 37th President of the United States (1969-74), 36th Vice President (1953-61). A 4.75" x 6.25" photograph on a mount signed Richard Nixon in black marker beneath a printed thank you to Herb Johnson. Framed with a typed letter to Johnson on White House stationery... > Item Details
[Civil War Photo] Albumen Photograph of U.S. Grant's Horses 
Lot # 47 - [Civil War Photo] Albumen Photograph of U.S. Grant's Horses 
An albumen print of General Grant's horses at Cold Harbor, Virginia, June 14, 1864, identified as (l to r) Egypt, Cincinnati, and Jeff Davis. Although photographed as a stereoscopic pair, almost all instances of this image were printed from one half of the pair. Framed, 3" x 3.75" sight, 12.25" x ... > Item Details
[Civil War - Veterans] CSA Post-Civil War Flags, Including Kentucky S.C.V. Pennant 
Lot # 151 - [Civil War - Veterans] CSA Post-Civil War Flags, Including Kentucky S.C.V. Pennant 
Lot of 2, including a 48" x 72" Confederate battle flag and a Kentucky S.C.V. pennant made by Defiance, 24" x 13". > Item Details
[Civil War - CDV] Civil War CDVs of Soldiers from the 175th New York Volunteer Infantry, Autographed 
Lot # 37 - [Civil War - CDV] Civil War CDVs of Soldiers from the 175th New York Volunteer Infantry, Autographed 
Lot of 2: CDV by Whitehurst Gallery of Washington, signed on verso Respectfully Yrs, H. Fearn, Surgn 175th N.Y.V. Herbert Fearn served as an Assistant Surgeon in the 4th U.S. Infantry, 44th New York Infantry, and 67th New York Infantry before November 29, 1863, when he was promoted to Surgeon in th... > Item Details
[Civil War - Autographs] Gideon Welles, Lincoln's Secretary of the Navy, Civil War Document Signed 
Lot # 76 - [Civil War - Autographs] Gideon Welles, Lincoln's Secretary of the Navy, Civil War Document Signed 
Gideon Welles (1802-1878). Secretary of the Navy under Presidents Lincoln and Johnson (1861-69), whose naval warfare strategies were instrumental to the Union victory in the Civil War. LS, 1p, October 20, 1863, Navy Department, Washington, addressed to the Acting 1st Assistant Engineer of the U.S.... > Item Details
[World War I] General John J. Pershing TLS to Harrie Hough, Participant in Picketts Charge, Gettysburg 
Lot # 178 - [World War I] General John J. Pershing TLS to Harrie Hough, Participant in Picketts Charge, Gettysburg 
Pershing, John Joseph "Black Jack" (1860-1948). Commander of the American forces in World War I and the only man promoted to the rank of General of the Armies of the United States (besides Washington, posthumously). A typewritten letter on General of the Armies stationery, dated May 15, 1922, at W... > Item Details
[Civil War - Autographs] Lew Wallace Autographed Card Plus Ben-Hur 
Lot # 94 - [Civil War - Autographs] Lew Wallace Autographed Card Plus Ben-Hur 
Lot of 2, including signed card and 1887 copy of Ben-Hur. Wallace, Lew (1827-1905). Union major general in the Civil War, Governor of New Mexico Territory (1878-1881), and author of the best-selling book Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ(1880). A 3.25" x 1.5" card signed Lew. Wallace. / "Ben Hur" May.... > Item Details
[Daguerreian Jewelry] Daguerreian Locket Featuring Portraits of Paintings Depicting a Man & Woman 
Lot # 180 - [Daguerreian Jewelry] Daguerreian Locket Featuring Portraits of Paintings Depicting a Man & Woman 
A double-sided gold-filled locket, 1.438" in diameter, containing a daguerreotype of an oval painted portrait of a man and a daguerreotype of an oval painted portrait of a woman. > Item Details
[Civil War - Veterans] Norman Puffer, Civil War Drummer Boy, 2nd VT Reg., & IOOF Official, Personal Ribbons 
Lot # 121 - [Civil War - Veterans] Norman Puffer, Civil War Drummer Boy, 2nd VT Reg., & IOOF Official, Personal Ribbons 
Lot of 2, including an Odd Fellows ribbon commemorating the dedication of the Battle Monument at Bennington, Vermont, 1891, and a Representative's badge from the 31st Annual Encampment, G.A.R. Dept. of Illinois, at Galesburg, 1897, and Norman M. Puffer, then a 14-year-old from Bennington, Vermont, e... > Item Details
[Advertising] Advertising Signs, Kodak and Heinz 
Lot # 358 - [Advertising] Advertising Signs, Kodak and Heinz 
Lot of two metal advertising signs, including: one for Kodak Verichrome Film, double-sided, 17" x 7" not including hanger; and one for Heinz Soups, one-sided, 27" x 10.5", advertising large bowls for $0.15 and two-minute service. > Item Details
[Daguerreian Jewelry] Daguerreian Double-Sided Book Locket Featuring Portraits of Women 
Lot # 202 - [Daguerreian Jewelry] Daguerreian Double-Sided Book Locket Featuring Portraits of Women 
A book-form gold-filled locket, 0.625" x 0.875", with the name Haines engraved on the cover, containing two 0.375" x 0.56" daguerreotypes of similar-looking women, possibly sisters. > Item Details
[Civil War Photo] Civil War Glass Lantern Slides by Taylor & Huntington 
Lot # 54 - [Civil War Photo] Civil War Glass Lantern Slides by Taylor & Huntington 
Lot of 2 from Taylor & Huntington's Original War Views 1861-1865 series, each 3.25" x 4" and set into 4" x 6.75" wood mounts probably for use in a large lantern projector. One showing a man on the deck of an ironclad pointing out cannonball dents, the other showing soldiers working with heavy artill... > Item Details
[Railroads] Railroads and Roads - Booklets and Maps 
Lot # 369 - [Railroads] Railroads and Roads - Booklets and Maps 
Lot of 6. Report to the Stockholders of the Union Pacific Railway Company for the Year 1883. New York: Rufus Adams & Co., 1884. With map of the Union Pacific lines, approx. 24 x 34 in., rail lines denoted in red and blue. 8vo, no wraps, report in three parts, 16, 36, (ii), 27pp. Tp separated, moder... > Item Details
[Railroad-Misc.] Group of 35 Stereoviews 
Lot # 370 - [Railroad-Misc.] Group of 35 Stereoviews 
Lot of 35 views of railroads including scarce Underwood & Underwood interior--Repairing locomotives, Pennsylvania R.R. shops, Altoona. Shows locomotives to left and right being repaired and straight ahead a locomotive hoisted to have wheels removed; also 2 Griffith & Griffith interior views of passe... > Item Details
[Civil War - Autographs] Major General Nelson A. Miles LS, 1895 
Lot # 71 - [Civil War - Autographs] Major General Nelson A. Miles LS, 1895 
Nelson A. Miles (1839-1925). Manuscript LS as Major General, 1p, Headquarters of the Army / Washington stationery, October 7, 1895, declining an invitation from Dr. C.H. Parkhurst of New York, owing to official duties. Boldly signed Nelson A. Miles. Inlaid to 6" x 9.25". > Item Details
[Railroads] Baldwin Locomotive Works Illustrated Catalog 
Lot # 367 - [Railroads] Baldwin Locomotive Works Illustrated Catalog 
Baldwin Locomotive Works, Illustrated Catalogue of Locomotives. Second edition. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott & Co., 1881. 4to, 153pp. FFEP is penciled with the name William L. Hawk and the Philadelphia address 1708 Ingersoll Street, just a mile north of the location of Baldwin's massive factory ... > Item Details
[Exploration and Travel] A Curious Collection of Voyages and Travels. 
Lot # 335 - [Exploration and Travel] A Curious Collection of Voyages and Travels. 
The World Displayed: A Curious Collection of Voyages and Travels. Philadelphia: Dobelbower, Key and Simpson, 1795-96, vols. 1-3, 5-8 (of 8). First American Edition, including an account of Cook's third voyage. 8vo, full leather. Vol. 1, 504, [ii]pp, 6 plates, both boards nearly separated; vol. 2, 45... > Item Details
[Civil War - Cased Images] Sixth Plate Tintype of Young Boy Displaying 1860 Colt Revolver 
Lot # 16 - [Civil War - Cased Images] Sixth Plate Tintype of Young Boy Displaying 1860 Colt Revolver 
A sixth plate tintype of a boy 12 of 13 years old displaying an 1860 Colt revolver. Housed in a full Union case. > Item Details
[Political Americana] Franklin Roosevelt TLS, Eleanor Roosvelt Clipped Signature, Plus 
Lot # 313 - [Political Americana] Franklin Roosevelt TLS, Eleanor Roosvelt Clipped Signature, Plus 
Lot of 4, including: Franklin D. Roosevelt TLS, 1p, dated October 26, 1928, on personal stationary, harshly criticizing his future opponent Herbert Hoover and urging a Mr. S.P. Moulthrop of Rochester to support Al Smith for president instead; an Eleanor Roosevelt clipped signature, housed in a 7.5&q... > Item Details
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