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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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[Civil War - Cased Images] Sixth Plate Ambrotype of 44th NY Private
Lot # 9 - [Civil War - Cased Images] Sixth Plate Ambrotype of 44th NY Private
unidentified. A compelling portrait of a young private from the famous 44th New York of Little Round Top fame. The bewhiskered young soldier wears the distinctive PER initials on his kepi that stands for “Peoples Ellsworth Regiment.” The 44th NY was recruited in August 1861 from hand-pic... > Item Details
[Stereoviews] Children, Pets, and Humor, Group of 21 Curved-Mount Stereoviews 
Lot # 243 - [Stereoviews] Children, Pets, and Humor, Group of 21 Curved-Mount Stereoviews 
Lot of 21 including: 5 views of dogs posed with children including a view of 2 ready for breakfast served by a lady (by Keystone, U&U, C.L. Wasson & T.W. Ingersoll); 2 with little girls with their cats by Keystone and U&U; an 1871 flat mount view by F.G. Weller #327 Strangers, 1871, cat and dog face... > Item Details
[Civil War - Manuscripts] Post-Civil War Archive of Charles Warren, 50th Mass Infantry, Regarding Re-Enlistment Bounty Money 
Lot # 115 - [Civil War - Manuscripts] Post-Civil War Archive of Charles Warren, 50th Mass Infantry, Regarding Re-Enlistment Bounty Money 
Lot of 38 documents relating to Charles H. Warren, Co. C, 50th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry, and member of GAR Major Howe Post #47, Haverhill, Massachusetts. Most are post-Civil War and document his fight to obtain his re-enlistment bounty money. Warren served in the 50th Mass. from September ... > Item Details
[Autographs and Manuscripts] New Jersey Colonial Currency 1776, Signed by John Hart 
Lot # 317 - [Autographs and Manuscripts] New Jersey Colonial Currency 1776, Signed by John Hart 
Three pound note, approx. 2.25 x 4 in., black and red on front, black only on verso. Issue of Feb. 20, 1776, No. 1569. New Jersey seal on front, leaf on verso. Printed by Isaac Collins, Burlington, NJ, the first issue printed by Collins. Signed by Samuel Hord??; John Hart (signer of Declaration of I... > Item Details
[Civil War Archive] Archive of Dr. Romuald Samuel Santoire, Civil War Surgeon 
Lot # 63 - [Civil War Archive] Archive of Dr. Romuald Samuel Santoire, Civil War Surgeon 
Collection of material related to the life of Dr. Romuald Samuel Santoire, consisting of 5 photographs, 17 buttons and post-war medals, a walking stick, a book on Physicians and Surgeons, and miscellaneous paper items. Santoire (ca 1844-1923) was born in Canada, but immigrated to the United States i... > Item Details
[Misc. Photos] Collection of Vintage Photographs, 19th Century through Early 20th Century 
Lot # 234 - [Misc. Photos] Collection of Vintage Photographs, 19th Century through Early 20th Century 
Lot includes hundreds of photographs, ca late 19th century through early 20th century, including: a large format photograph of Church of the Ascension on Staten Island; the illustrated book Around The World With A Camera, New York, Leslie-Judge Company, 1910; a brass inkwell; an unused scrapbook-sty... > Item Details
[African Americans] Lynn Council Minstrels Large Format Photograph, Plus 
Lot # 167 - [African Americans] Lynn Council Minstrels Large Format Photograph, Plus 
Lot of 3 large format photographs, including: Lynn Council Minstrels, ca 1917, titled on the mat, 13.375" x 20" overall; a ca 1920s photograph by H.B. Settle of Saratoga Springs, New York, blindstamped at lower right, showing six men and six women who look to be members of some sort of club, possibl... > Item Details
[Political Americana - Lincolniana] Lincoln Campaign Torch, Swing Style 
Lot # 294 - [Political Americana - Lincolniana] Lincoln Campaign Torch, Swing Style 
8" high (not including swing). Torches of this sort were used in the parades given in support of Abraham Lincoln before the 1860 election. The swing was mounted to the end of a pole and held above the head, and many were fitted with three or four-sided transparencies bearing campaign slogans and i... > Item Details
[Civil War - Autographs] Civil War Major General William Vandever ALS to Owen Lovejoy 
Lot # 84 - [Civil War - Autographs] Civil War Major General William Vandever ALS to Owen Lovejoy 
William Vandever (1817-1893). U.S. Representative serving Iowa (1859-61) and California (1887-91), and a brigadier general in the Civil War. ALS, 1p, Feb. 9, 1863, Camp near Vicksburg, addressed to Hon. Owen Lovejoy / H of Reps, informing him that a constituent of his, Capt. Robert H. Carnahan, 3r... > Item Details
[Autographs and Manuscripts] James Fenimore Cooper Signed Check, Plus 
Lot # 328 - [Autographs and Manuscripts] James Fenimore Cooper Signed Check, Plus 
James Fenimore Pooper (1789-1851). Early 19th century author, noted around the world for his American frontier stories such as The Last of the Mohicans. Framed group including: a check dated Nov. 7, 1846, from the Otsego County Bank in Cooperstown, NY, signed J. Fenimore Cooper clearly in black in... > Item Details
[Daguerreian Jewelry] Rare Daguerreian Button Depicting a Young Woman 
Lot # 201 - [Daguerreian Jewelry] Rare Daguerreian Button Depicting a Young Woman 
A daguerreotype of a young woman set in a Parfait / Paris button, 1.0" in diameter. > Item Details
[Civil War - Art] The Battle of Kenesaw Mountain Chromolithograph by Prang & Co. 
Lot # 162 - [Civil War - Art] The Battle of Kenesaw Mountain Chromolithograph by Prang & Co. 
Chromolithographed print titled The Battle of Kenesaw Mountain at lower left, with 1887 copyright to Prang & Co. at lower center, and credit to the American Lithographic Co. at lower right. Framed, 22.5" x 15.75" sight, 29.25" x 23" overall. > Item Details
[Civil War] Maj. Gen. N.P. Banks and Wm. T. Sherman 
Lot # 55 - [Civil War] Maj. Gen. N.P. Banks and Wm. T. Sherman 
Lot of 2 stereoviews from the ca 1890s Taylor & Huntington printing of the Anthony/Brady War Views series, both on oversized orange mounts with their advertisement imprinted on verso, titled on recto: 1321. Gen. N.P. Banks.; and 3626. General Sherman and Staff, continued on verso This photograph of... > Item Details
[Western Photography] Seth Kinman, California Hunter, CDVs 
Lot # 389 - [Western Photography] Seth Kinman, California Hunter, CDVs 
Lot of 2 CDVs, both with verso imprint of photographer Alexander Gardner and publisher Philp & Solomon's, with Kinman's 1864 copyright on recto. One shows Kinman in his trademark handmade clothing, the other shows the Elkhorn Chair he presented to President Lincoln in 1864. > Item Details
[Storytellers] Books on Minstrels and Storytellers 
Lot # 350 - [Storytellers] Books on Minstrels and Storytellers 
Lot of 5. Scott, Sir Walter. Minstrelsy of the Scottish Border. London: Alex. Murray & Son, 1869. 12mo, blue cloth with paper spine label, 544pp. Spine worn, corners bumped, sunning of spine and board edges. Light toning. Motherwell, William. Minstrelsy, Ancient and Modern. Boston: William D. Tickno... > Item Details
[Civil War - Books] Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Vols I & II 
Lot # 157 - [Civil War - Books] Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant, Vols I & II 
Lot of 2 books. Grant, Ulysses S. Personal Memoirs of U.S. Grant. New York: Charles L. Webster & Company, 1885-1886, 2 vols. 8vo, full leather, 4 spine bands, leather labels, with gilt on spine, marbled endpapers; page edges were originally marbled, also, but this has faded over the century since pr... > Item Details
[Aviation] India & Pakistan and South Africa / Pan American World Airways Travel Posters 
Lot # 378 - [Aviation] India & Pakistan and South Africa / Pan American World Airways Travel Posters 
Lot of 2 posters, including: Fly to India and Pakistan by Clipper / Pan American World Airways / The World's Most Experienced Airline, designer unknown, ca 1950, 28 x 42 in.; and South Africa by Clipper / Pan American World Airways / World's Most Experienced Airline, copyrighted lower left 1951 Pan ... > Item Details
[Daguerreian Jewelry] Two Daguerreian Lockets, Including Double-Sided Locket of Married Couple 
Lot # 205 - [Daguerreian Jewelry] Two Daguerreian Lockets, Including Double-Sided Locket of Married Couple 
Lot of 2, including: a 1.25" diameter double-sided locket containing a daguerreotype of a man and a daguerreotype of a woman; and a 1.25" diameter locket with engraved buildings on one side, containing a daguerreotype of a man and a daguerreotype of a woman. Gold-filled. > Item Details
[Political Americana - Lincolniana] The Smallest Known Pictures of Lincoln, Images of Civil War Soldiers Wearing Lincoln Donut Pins 
Lot # 258 - [Political Americana - Lincolniana] The Smallest Known Pictures of Lincoln, Images of Civil War Soldiers Wearing Lincoln Donut Pins 
Lot includes a ninth plate tintype of a soldier and a CDV with the backmark of Philadelphia photographer Wm. Osborne, penciled James Mills on verso and affixed with a two cent revenue stamp. Both soldiers are wearing donut pins about the size of a uniform button, and the latter soldier also wears a... > Item Details
[Civil War - Manuscripts] Post-Civil War Broadside Seeking Vermont Veterans Due Money for Service, Plus Disability & Pension Letters and Documents 
Lot # 105 - [Civil War - Manuscripts] Post-Civil War Broadside Seeking Vermont Veterans Due Money for Service, Plus Disability & Pension Letters and Documents 
Lot of 6, including: Broadside seeking soldiers of the 2d and 3d Vermont Regiments of 1861 in order to pay them or their heirs the $100 U.S. bounty to which they are entitled. Posted by Boston pension attorney Freeman Emmons, listing the names, hometowns, and companies of over 100 soldiers. Two doc... > Item Details
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