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[Civil War - Cased Images] Sixth Plate Tintypes of African American Soldier and Wife 
3/22/2012 - American History: Online Auction
A sixth plate Union case containing two Civil War-era sixth plate tintypes: one showing an African American soldier standing proudly with his weapon, and one showing an African American woman, presumably his wife.

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[Storytellers] Books on Minstrels and Storytellers 
Lot # 350 - [Storytellers] Books on Minstrels and Storytellers 
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Lot of 42 stereoviews, plus stereoviewer. Viewer is a nice wood and aluminum Underwood and Underwood with a latest patent date of 1901. Views are mostly of Washington buildings, besides ten of Mount Vernon, and are published by photographers including J.F. Jarvis, Anthony, > Item Details
[Political Americana - Lincolniana] Abraham Lincoln CDVs 
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[Western Ephemera] Barbed Wire Sample in Custom-Made Wooden Case 
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[Civil War - Autographs] George Washington Custis Lee Signed Note 
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[Fairs and Expos] Panama-Pacific Expo and American Culture Explained 
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[Advertising] No-Streke Wall Kleen Advertisement 
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American, 20th century, an advertisement sign for No-Streke Wall Kleen printed onto a board; 22.5 x 16.5 in. > Item Details
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[Daguerreian Jewelry] Two Daguerreian Lockets, Including Double-Sided Locket of Married Couple 
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[Political Americana - Lincolniana] Abraham Lincoln Memorial CDVs 
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[Political Americana - Lincolniana] Piece of Hair Possibly From Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton
Lot # 292 - [Political Americana - Lincolniana] Piece of Hair Possibly From Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton
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[Civil War - Veterans] Five GAR and SUV Medals 
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