Lot 15    

Half Plate Tintype of New England Town
2002 Historic Americana. May 4.
Anonymous, half plate tintype of a tidy New England town. Great tones.

Condition:  
Uncased, in mat and preserver only.
Est $300 - $500
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HENRY CLAY HAND-COLORED LITHOGRAPH
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This lithograph is entitled "Henry Clay of Kentucky," and was published by N. Currier in 1844 to coincide with the presidential election. 10 x 14", extensive hand-coloring in emerald, yellow, burgundy and two shades of blue. Minor foxing of border, damp stain at bottom. In period mahogany frame. > Item Details
STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAMPAIGN FERRO
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2 LARGE BOXED LOTS, AUTO LITERATURE 1900-1950
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A clean example of Sullivan/Fischer #JGB-68, red on mustard yellow, with a wonderful illustration of a campaign banner in support of Blaine and Logan in 1884 by the Utica Continentals, a club in Upstate New York. Together with a black on blue reception ribbon for an 1886 visit by Blaine to Altoona, ... > Item Details
HUDSON-FULTON CELEBRATION LOT
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JUGATE BENJAMIN HARRISON CAMPAIGN CHARM
Lot # 201 - JUGATE BENJAMIN HARRISON CAMPAIGN CHARM
Harrison/Reid 1888 campaign charm with cardboard photos, the Harrison side encased in a glass cover that when peered into, the bevel refracts the message "Protect America." A superior example, far scarcer than the corresponding 1892 example with Levi Morton as the running mate. Missing the glass cub... > Item Details
FINE CONFEDERATE CDV ALBUM
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An album found in Kentucky containing 34 cdvs of Confederate notables, including and outstanding protrait of Simon B. Buckner by Klauber of Louisville; Llyod Tilghman by Anthony;Jefferson and Varina Davis, R.E. Lee in regular U.S. uniform; Fitzhugh Lee; Stonewall Jackson (early portrait w/out beard)... > Item Details
UNCOMMON ATLAS FOR MARSHALL'S LIFE OF WASHINGTON
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POLK-DALLAS CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE
Lot # 61 - POLK-DALLAS CAMPAIGN BROADSIDE
Polk and Dallas Democratic broadside. Has been glued to the backboard and shows minor water damage. > Item Details
Early Iron Fence Catalog
Lot # 509 - Early Iron Fence Catalog
Cincinnati Iron Fence Company, Cincinnati, OH, 8vo in horizontal format, 144pp., printed paper wraps, illustrated, includes 15 photographs, the remainder are lithographed illustrations. (Several Cincinnati landmarks are photographed.) > Item Details
FINE JOHN C. FREMONT CAMPAIGN RIBBON
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Fremont campaign ribbon from the "great pathfinder's" 1856 bid for the presidency. A nice, somewhat different, piece, a lovely blue on very thin silk. Sullivan/Fischer #JCF-7, but a hint of age. > Item Details
UNUSUAL B. HARRISON CAMPAIGN RIBBON
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LARGE GROUP OF CIVIL WAR PAY VOUCHERS FROM COATES KINNEY
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CDV of Edwin Perrin & Kiowa Chief,
Lot # 563 - CDV of Edwin Perrin & Kiowa Chief,
Great 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. The Indian holds a bow and has a quiver full of arrows and holds a Colt pocket revolver. Perrin dressed in a fringed fur jacke... > Item Details
Rare Bedford Forrest Cavalry Badge
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PRESIDENTIAL PARDON AUTOGRAPHED BY R.B. HAYES
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Lot # 261 - BRYAN CLUB CERTIFICATE
Bryan-Kern "Club Certificate." 6 x 9", printed in red, wite and blue. Issued by the Democratic National Committee, this certifical officially registers the "Bryan Club pf Burr Oak, State of Kansas, as an organization for active work in the Presidential Campaign of 1908." Portraits of Bryan and Kern ... > Item Details
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