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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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
SCARCE FRANKLIN PIERCE CAMPAIGN TOKENS
Lot # 71 - SCARCE FRANKLIN PIERCE CAMPAIGN TOKENS
Two 1852 Pierce Tokens. Both portrait medals in copper, 24mm. and 26mm., average condition. > Item Details
FINE CLEVELAND AND THURMAN CAMPAIGN BANDANA
Lot # 158 - FINE CLEVELAND AND THURMAN CAMPAIGN BANDANA
Very clean, bright 22 ¾ inch by 22 inch 1888 Our Candidates Cleveland and Thurman bandanna. Exceptional condition for this early campaign piece. > Item Details
GREAT ZACHARY TAYLOR CAMPAIGN CLOTHING BUTTONS
Lot # 65 - GREAT ZACHARY TAYLOR CAMPAIGN CLOTHING BUTTONS
Two Zachary Taylor Buttons. A brass clothing button with a handsome bas-relief portrait depicting "Rough and Ready," #1848-28, 23mm., together with a scarce piece in pewter, #1848-50, 26mm., being one piece with drilled shank, minor vertigre, nice detailing. > Item Details
Scarce Custer and Sitting Bull Book
Lot # 574 - Scarce Custer and Sitting Bull Book
Beede, A. McG. "Sitting Bull and Custer." Bismarck: Bismarck Tribune Co., 1913. 8vo, 50pp. in suede soft cover with gilt lettering. > Item Details
BLAINE & LOGAN HANDKERCHIEF
Lot # 178 - BLAINE & LOGAN HANDKERCHIEF
This classic Blaine & Logan linen handkerchief is 18.5 x 19". All graphics are black & white, including portraits of candidates, screaming eagle on U.S. shield, the Constitution, and clasped hands (symbolizing the reconciliation between North and South). On reed bundle between the candidates is "The... > Item Details
RARE PASS TO DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION OF 1868
Lot # 115 - RARE PASS TO DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION OF 1868
Possibly one of the finest examples still extant! A rare pass to the 1868 Democratic Convention. 2.75" x 4.25", printed in black on white "National Democratic Convention. Tammany Hall, -- New York. July 4th, 1868." Reverse printed in purple on white "N.D.C." with "1868" between, reminiscent of the m... > Item Details
UNPUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPH OF TAD LINCOLN
Lot # 89 - UNPUBLISHED PHOTOGRAPH OF TAD LINCOLN
UNPUBLISHED CDV OF TAD LINCOLN (?) Cdv with imprint of H. Manger’s Gallery, Philadelphia, showing well dressed gentleman with a boy we believe to be Tad Lincoln on his knee. An old penciled notation on verso reads: “Oct 16th, 1863. Mrs. Pomeroy Gave Me Mr. Sweeney and Teddy (sic) Lincoln.” We h... > 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
MCKINLEY AND ROOSEVELT JUGATE PAPER WEIGHT
Lot # 231 - MCKINLEY AND ROOSEVELT JUGATE PAPER WEIGHT
McKinley and Roosevelt milkglass back paperweight made by Terry Columbus, OH. Nice black and white line drawn images of the candidates with eagle and flag. > Item Details
MUSCLE SHOALS DAM PHOTOS AND EPHEMERA
Lot # 32 - MUSCLE SHOALS DAM PHOTOS AND EPHEMERA
39.silver gelatin photographs, 8 x 10", of the construction of Wilson Dam, Muscle Shoals, AL. Also included are USGS topographic map (1916 version) of dam area (Muscle Shoals Quad), several pages from "The Dam Dealy News" from 1927 and 1928, plus Christmas greetings from the dam for the above years,... > Item Details
FINE U.S. GRANT COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE
Lot # 114 - FINE U.S. GRANT COMMEMORATIVE PLAQUE
A somewhat unusual commemorative plaque, 19 x 22", with a bust of Grant in the center, and vignettes of his career around the frame. The primary construction is stamped sheet copper over heavy paper; the frame was covered in blue velvet, but most of the pile has worn off. The vignettes depict "Drivi... > Item Details
Cabinet Card of Two Moons, Cheyenne Chief
Lot # 601 - Cabinet Card of Two Moons, Cheyenne Chief
Lot of 2. Includes studio portrait of Two Moons in his bonnet, and a drawing of Sitting Bull. Both with imprint of Hook, but copied from Huffman negatives. > Item Details
Early Yellowstone Park Photo Album
Lot # 611 - Early Yellowstone Park Photo Album
Lot of 50 anonymous, 5 x 7" silver gelatin images on printing out paper, all documenting a late 19th century visit to Yellowstone Park. Photos mounted on heavy album boards, two to a side. A variety of images, showing a steamer on the Yellowstone river, the train at the Gardiner, Wyoming station... > Item Details
LOT OF 2 CDVS, MAJOR P. FOX, 1ST MICHIGAN E&M AND SON J.N. FOX, 1ST MICHIGAN E&M
Lot # 336 - LOT OF 2 CDVS, MAJOR P. FOX, 1ST MICHIGAN E&M AND SON J.N. FOX, 1ST MICHIGAN E&M
Both cartes without bm and identified in period ink on verso. Perrin V. Fox enlisted as a private and by war’s end had risen to brevet Colonel of the specialist 1st Michigan Engineers. Sixteen-year old Newton Fox joined his father’s regiment in 1864 and earned the chevrons of a Sergeant Major. Bo... > Item Details
Photograph of Umatilla Chief by A. Gardner
Lot # 590 - Photograph of Umatilla Chief by A. Gardner
Albumen photograph, 5 x 7.5" mounted on larger board, with strip label "Umatilla. Wolf. (profile)." Negative probably by Alexander Gardner as part of a treaty delegation in Washingiton in 1872. Printed later by the Bureau of American Ethnology and sold to the Rookwood Pottery of Cincinnati, Ohio. ... > Item Details
WELLER POTTERY TAFT CAMPAIGN MUG
Lot # 276 - WELLER POTTERY TAFT CAMPAIGN MUG
Unusual 5" mug with tranfer decal of Taft and "Our Choice 1908." > Item Details
FARWELL 1892 UPHOLSTERY HARDWARE & DRAPERY CATALOG
Lot # 511 - FARWELL 1892 UPHOLSTERY HARDWARE & DRAPERY CATALOG
A large 8vo illustrated catalog of "Upholstery Hardware & Draperies," John V. Farwell Co., Chicago, 1892, 118 pp., printed paper wraps. Illustrations include items such as a movable "snake" that held cane or umbrella, hat and whisk broom, then closed out of the way when not in use, wall pockets, clo... > Item Details
WONDERFUL JAMES A. GARFIELD IRONSTONE CREAMER
Lot # 149 - WONDERFUL JAMES A. GARFIELD IRONSTONE CREAMER
Early Burslem china Garfield 5 inch Memorial pitcher picturing British and American flags. The back is dated with his birth and death and a commemorative poem. > Item Details
2 GREAT REFERENCES FOR PINBACKS & AMERICANA
Lot # 285 - 2 GREAT REFERENCES FOR PINBACKS & AMERICANA
Hake and King "Price Guide to Collectible Pin-Back Buttons, 1896-1986" HAC Press 1986, and Sullivan, "Collecting Political Americana." Crown Press. 1986. > Item Details
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