Lot 19    

LOT OF TINTYPES AND CABINET CARDS, INCLUDING POST MORTEM
2002 Historic Americana. May 4.
Lot of 9, including 2 tintypes, one with a gentleman wearing his Sunday best, holding a pistol across his chest. PLUS a postmortem cdv with Blosser backmark. PLUS 6 cabinet cards, 3 identified as Jane Mitchell, Charlie Greg, and Grace Wilson. Backmarks of Lingo (2) (Uniontown, PA); Winkler (St. Louis, MO), Porter (Connelsville, PA) and Emerson (Keokuk, IA). Most show minor foxing, post mortem light.
Est $100 - $150
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CABINET CARD OF ROBERT E. LEE
Lot # 409 - CABINET CARD OF ROBERT E. LEE
Albumen photograph on mount of Levin Handy, Brady's son-in-law who succeed him after the war. A Brady negative taken late in Lee's life. > Item Details
2 BOXED LOTS AUTO LITERATURE, CA 1900-1950
Lot # 548 - 2 BOXED LOTS AUTO LITERATURE, CA 1900-1950
Lot of 34 books, including titles such as "Gasoline, What Everyone Should Know About It" (1925), "Poor Me: The Diary of a Motor Car on a Journey" (1911), "100 Years of America's Fire Fighting Apparatus" (1964), "My Ford, Its Care and Repair" (1925), and "International Motor Cyclopedia Year Book 1908... > Item Details
Rare Autograph Book of Confederate Prisoner's At Johnson's Island, Ohio
Lot # 414 - Rare Autograph Book of Confederate Prisoner's At Johnson's Island, Ohio
Quarto (8 x 5.5) book, in pebbled calf, with gilt imprint "Autographs" on cover, autographed on a free end paper "To Miss Laura H. Doane From a Friend. "Military Prison", Johnsons Island, Feb 24th/64", 62pp. An extraordinary album, apparently compiled by a Confederate internee at this island priso... > Item Details
<i>A Diary in America, with Remarks on its Institutions.</i>,
Lot # 568 - A Diary in America, with Remarks on its Institutions.,
Marryat, Frederick. Part II. 1839, 3vols., 8vo, London: Longman, Orme, Brown, Green & Longmans, paper boards. 2 folding maps. > Item Details
JAMES BLAINE
Lot # 176 - JAMES BLAINE "PLUMED KNIGHT' CAMPAIGN BADGE
Rare Blaine-Logan Political. Sullivan/DeWitt #1884-73, a solid, heavy pin depicting the "Plumed Knight's" helmet with closed visor. 52 x 33mm., quite choice. > Item Details
Great Group of Colorado Flat Mount Stereoviews
Lot # 610 - Great Group of Colorado Flat Mount Stereoviews
Lot of 41 cabinet sized, and one regular views. All scenic, by various makers, including Chamberlain, Chase, Collier, Gurnsey, Luke and Wheeler, Nast and Martin, Nims. Oldroyd, Weitfle, Wilson, and others. Many of Garden of Gods, others of Rockies. A veritable potpourri! > Item Details
LOT OF 2 POLITICAL CARICATURE MUGS
Lot # 274 - LOT OF 2 POLITICAL CARICATURE MUGS
One mug depicts Franklin D. Roosevelt (with "Happy Days are Here Again" on opposite side), the other his Vice President, John Nance Garner. 4.5" tall, part of a set produced in 1933 by Stangl Pottery Company, this pair has FDR grinning broadly and Garner scowling. > Item Details
1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF MOUNTED CAVALRY
Lot # 309 - 1/4 PLATE TINTYPE OF MOUNTED CAVALRY
Anonymous, quarter plate tintype of a dashing bearded Union Captain his mount. He sports a tam-o-shanter style non-regulation cap, highboots, and his saddle holsters are clearly visible at the front of his McClellan. In the distance another figure and the wheels of a wagon or limber are visible. ... > Item Details
LOT OF CDVS OF 6 UNION GENERALS PLUS LINCOLN
Lot # 330 - LOT OF CDVS OF 6 UNION GENERALS PLUS LINCOLN
*Auctioneer’s note: after thoughtful consideration it was decided to “break-out” the cartes de visites described below as separate lots. The Mickle album contained much valuable material and it is our desire to make the contents available to the broadest possible audience without significantly alte... > Item Details
GREAT GROUP OF B. HARRISON CAMPAIGN ITEMS
Lot # 186 - GREAT GROUP OF B. HARRISON CAMPAIGN ITEMS
Lot of 5. Two small Harrison Jugs. A 1.5" glazed, brown jug with affixed albumen portrait, together with a tiny jug with affixed "Harrison and Morton" paper label. The larger specimen has a small chip at the spout, the small has a hole in the base as made. Benjamin Harrison (1833-1901), twenty-third... > Item Details
Papers Relating to Capt. W. H. Mickle's Civil War Appointments
Lot # 355 - Papers Relating to Capt. W. H. Mickle's Civil War Appointments
William H. Mickle, 134th New York Infantry, Official Documents, 1863-1865. 13 items. Official documents, most with printed letterhead, detailing William H. Mickle, Lieutenant in the 134th New York, to duty. The collection includes two special field orders from the Dept. of the Cumberland (for l... > Item Details
GREAT TAFT JUGATE CAMPAIGN PAPERWEIGHT
Lot # 236 - GREAT TAFT JUGATE CAMPAIGN PAPERWEIGHT
Taft and Sherman paperweight made by Graeser Mfg. Co. Pittsburgh. Very nice bold graphics with milk glass back. Great condition. > Item Details
Great Ambrotype of Mounted Union Cav Officer
Lot # 315 - Great Ambrotype of Mounted Union Cav Officer
Very rare quarter-plate ruby ambrotype of an armed cavalryman brandishing his saber against the backdrop of an unidentified stone building. Rank cannot be determined (his age would suggest an officer), but this posed horseman wears a red tinted sash and holstered pistol on his belt. A brace of sad... > Item Details
BENJAMIN HARRISON CAMPAIGN POSTER
Lot # 209 - BENJAMIN HARRISON CAMPAIGN POSTER
This 22 x 28" poster sports a central image of a rooster crowing "The Nation Redeemed! Protection the National Policy. Hurrah! Harrison Electors 233. Cleveland 168. Congress Republican. VICTORY!" A fabulous display piece! > Item Details
TWO 19TH CENTURY COUNTY ATLASES
Lot # 541 - TWO 19TH CENTURY COUNTY ATLASES
Lot of 2. Includes "An Illustrated Historical Atlas of Clinton County, Ohio." Compiled, drawn and published from actual surveys by Lake, Griffing & Stevenson, Philadelphia, 1876. Folio, with 20 hand-colored maps, nearly a third of them 2-page maps, including a folding map of Ohio with counties and t... > Item Details
B. HARRISON CAMPAIGN EPHEMERA
Lot # 190 - B. HARRISON CAMPAIGN EPHEMERA
LOT 0F 4. An unusual brass shell badge, "88" offset by "H" and "M" surrounded by red, white and blue, pin intact; together with a "Harrison" name pin with red, white and blue paint; a never-before seen hat pin in glazed brown; and a clean example of the classic Sullivan/DeWitt #1892-30. This pin-bad... > Item Details
CDV of Edwin Perrin & Southern Plains Indians,
Lot # 564 - CDV of Edwin Perrin & Southern Plains Indians,
An outdoor image of Edwin Perrin, U.S. expediter sent by the Secretary of War to help arm Civil War troops in the southwest. Image probably taken in Albuquerque, January, 1862. Perrin holds a long gun, several Indians with war shields. Imprint of Anthony. > Item Details
Victorian Static Electricity Generator
Lot # 533 - Victorian Static Electricity Generator
A late 19th century frictional static electricity generator, this one with a brass plaque identifying it as "The Patee Static Machine / Pat. By T.H. Patee. Sept 12, 1891(?) / Greencastle, IND." This one has a walnut base that is 12.5 x 32", with wood supports. The entire structure is 33" high. The l... > Item Details
ANTEBELLUM PRESIDENTIAL WALL CHART
Lot # 69 - ANTEBELLUM PRESIDENTIAL WALL CHART
Chromolithographed wall chart of the Presidents, Washington through Polk (1845-1849). Besides all of the presidents, chart includes all state seals and the "Landing of Columbus in the New World." The portraits of Jackson and Polk are unusual. Publ. by S. Augustus Mitchell, lith. by Duval's in Philad... > Item Details
GREAT MIXED GROUP OF POLITICAL RIBBONS
Lot # 217 - GREAT MIXED GROUP OF POLITICAL RIBBONS
Lot of 5. A framed 1880 ballot for the "National Greenback Labor Ticket" in support of Weaver and Chambers. While the Third Party failed to win any Electoral votes, the candidates garnered more than 300,000 popular votes in a highly charged election year. Appears to have some light age, ballot measu... > Item Details
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