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Quarter Plate Ambrotype of Gent and His Inkwell
2002 Historic Americana. May 4.
Anonymous image of a well-dressed gent taken before a canvas drop. He is posed with a large cerramic inkwell and two dip pens, perhaps indicative of his occupation.

Condition:  
Image Exc in pressed paper case with lid detached.
Est $200 - $400
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CLEVELAND CAMPAIGN STORE CARD WITH STUDS
Lot # 157 - CLEVELAND CAMPAIGN STORE CARD WITH STUDS
Great original store card with "Democratic Nomination 1892" in red containing 12 brass cufflink studs embossed "Cleveland" surrounding a patriotic shield. Several with traces of original bluing. > Item Details
LOT OF 2 CLEVELAND CAMPAIGN ITEMS
Lot # 167 - LOT OF 2 CLEVELAND CAMPAIGN ITEMS
The first a Cleveland-Hendricks medallion in wood, DeWitt GC-1884-1. 3" with brass loop attached at top. AND a miniature ceramic jug with applied paper portraits of Cleveland and Stevenson on either side. 1.5" high, 2 small edge chips on Cleveland portrait, light wear on Stevenson portrait with som... > Item Details
Albert Einstein Autograph & Photograph
Lot # 501 - Albert Einstein Autograph & Photograph
Einstein signature with 1929 date ("A. Einstein") plus 4 x 6" photograph of Albert. Signature on mat not on photo. > Item Details
Tintype of Pvt. Perry Fry, 94th Illinois, KIA
Lot # 310 - Tintype of Pvt. Perry Fry, 94th Illinois, KIA
A sixth-plate tintype of a fresh recruit with musket and silver-hilted English bowie knife tucked into his belt. Old pencil identification behind image names “Perry Fry” as the subject. Perrylander Fry of Company I., 94th Illinois enlisted from Randolph, Illinois on August 11, 1862 and died a shor... > Item Details
W.H. Jackson Panoramic Grand Canyon Photograph,
Lot # 616 - W.H. Jackson Panoramic Grand Canyon Photograph,
Hand-colored silver bromide print 57.5 x 21.25", titled lower left in the negative "06089. Grand Canyon of the Colorado" and hand inked in the lower right "Detroit Publishing Company." A tour-de-force, 3 mammoth plate image, completely hand-colored, circa 1900-1910. In it's original 65 x 28.5" o... > Item Details
TAYLOR-FILLMORE BALLOT
Lot # 70 - TAYLOR-FILLMORE BALLOT
This Taylor-Fillmore ballot reads at top, "State of Virginia. The People's Ticket. 7th November 1848." It lists the electors from Virginia for the Taylor-Fillmore ballot, with decorative border, signature of voter on verso. > Item Details
Rare Boxed Set of Children Stereoviews
Lot # 26 - Rare Boxed Set of Children Stereoviews
A book-boxed set and accompanying book of 18 stereographs "Real Children in Many Lands" by Underwood and Underwood, 1905. Views are not sequentially numbered, as is typical of boxed sets, but all match with the U&U guide book, which is 222 pages in length (incredibly long considering only 18 views ... > Item Details
SIGNED CDV OF MAJ. GEN. JOSEPH HOOKER
Lot # 325 - SIGNED CDV OF MAJ. GEN. JOSEPH HOOKER
Anonymous. Crisp vignette of Hooker ink-signed “Joseph Hooker Major General” in his hurried hand on recto. Cartes is trimmed, else VG. > Item Details
GREAT REFERENCE
Lot # 286 - GREAT REFERENCE "BIBLES" FOR POLITICAL CAMPAIGN COLLECTIBLES
Lot of 3. "Encyclopedia of Political Buttons" by Ted Hake. This is the three volume set, bound in red, white and blue boards. This is the must have set. Lacks current price guide. > Item Details
BENJAMIN HARRISON SILK CAMPAIGN KERCHIEF
Lot # 200 - BENJAMIN HARRISON SILK CAMPAIGN KERCHIEF
Harrison and Morton silk handkerchief. Red, white, and blue flag design. Light stain in the center. Size 21 ¾” by 21”. > Item Details
CLEVELAND GLASS PAPERWEIGHT
Lot # 165 - CLEVELAND GLASS PAPERWEIGHT
Domed glass paperweight with sepia photographic decal of Grover Cleveland applied to underside. This appears to be a campaign memento from Cleveland's 3rd try for the Presidency in 1892. 3", no markings. > Item Details
Masonic Supplies Trade Catalog
Lot # 510 - Masonic Supplies Trade Catalog
Catalog of "Masonic Blue Lodge Supplies," Pettibone Bros. Mfg. Co., Cincinnati. 4to, 112pp., printed paper wraps. Some toning of spine and front cover, slight damage to spine and corners of covers, inner pages fine, some notes regarding price changes pencilled on several pages. > Item Details
FOUR SCARCE CAMPAIGN TOKENS
Lot # 83 - FOUR SCARCE CAMPAIGN TOKENS
Two 1852 Winfield Scott medals, one Millard Fillmore token, and an unusual piece identified as satirical tokens struck by Lovett of New York as a Tilden political, #1876-6, this clean with some silvering intact, the others show average wear with some rubbing. > Item Details
GAR REPRESENTATIVE BADGE -- ROCHESTER ENCAMPMENT
Lot # 448 - GAR REPRESENTATIVE BADGE -- ROCHESTER ENCAMPMENT
Issued to Representatives to the 45th National Encampment held in Rochester, NY, Aug. 21-26, 1911. Enameled bronze on silk ribbon, 6.5" total length. Sorry vets, don't recognize the General on the hanger! In original printed paste-board box. > Item Details
JUMBO MCKINLEY CAMPAIGN BADGE
Lot # 224 - JUMBO MCKINLEY CAMPAIGN BADGE
McKinley 5 inch pressed tin “ Honest Dollar” parade badge. Cardboard back describes the “Hurrah Campaign”. Original patina. Indentation in forehead. > Item Details
HENRY CLAY MOURNING RIBBON
Lot # 58 - HENRY CLAY MOURNING RIBBON
One of the prettiest designed Clay ribbons. A clean example of Sullivan/Fischer #HC-9, with the figure of "America" surrounded by images representing commerce, industry, shipping and agriculture. Quite bright and clean. > Item Details
WEAVER CAMPAIGN POSTER
Lot # 146 - WEAVER CAMPAIGN POSTER
Black & white poster for "Gen. James B. Weaver, of Iowa. National Greenback-Labor Nominee for the Presidency, 1880. Publ. by the REVIEW Publ. Co. and the American News Company of NY. 10 x 12.75", some edge scuffing and 2 short margin tears. Weaver items from 1880 are hard to come by. > Item Details
Book-Boxed Set of Palestine Stereoviews
Lot # 25 - Book-Boxed Set of Palestine Stereoviews
Palestine Through the Stereoscope, complete, 100 card book-boxed set issued by Underwood and Underwood, with the accompanying book and map. A fine set, becoming increasingly difficult to locate. > Item Details
HUGE COLLECTION OF LATE 19th C. TRACK MEDALS
Lot # 555 - HUGE COLLECTION OF LATE 19th C. TRACK MEDALS
Lot of 44 medals for various track and field events, most from the late 1880s-90s, some from later, virtually all from New York and New Jersey clubs -- Knickerbocker AC, Saratoga AC, New York AC, New Jersey AC, Pullman AC and more. PLUS three from the Pan Am Expo, in Buffalo, 1901. Medals for hurd... > Item Details
Three Great Western Books
Lot # 578 - Three Great Western Books
Lot of 3. Includes LeClaire, Antoine. "Black Hawk's Autobiography." 1912. Rock Island, IL:American Publishing Co. 12mo, 164pp, cloth with gilt spine and front. Minor wear to spine ends and toning of edges, else excellent. PLUS Moody, D.W. "The Life of a Rover, 1865 to 1926." Publ. by author, 1926, 8... > Item Details
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