Lot 7    

JAPANESE AMBROTYPE, TWO YOUNG MEN
2002 Historic Americana. May 4.
Great sixth plate in complete wooden case, identified in Japanese characters as "Meiji 18, Inoue age 28 and Imai age 27.

Condition:  
EXC with extensive labeling in Japanese characters.
Est $250 - $350
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CDV of Edwin Perrin & Kiowa Chief,
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TINTYPE OF MARK TWAIN'S  STEAMBOAT
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Anonymous, quarter plate tintype of the side-wheel steamboat "Arago." Like many inland water steamers, the Arago was built at Brownsville, Pennsylvania, and left the skids in March, 1860 on her first trip bound for St. Louis. From there she joined three other packets in St. Paul, Minnesota to form... > Item Details
Cabinet Card of American Indian by C.R. Savage
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Con Price-Inscribed, <i>Trails I Rode</i>
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Price, Con. "Trails I Rode. Memories of Old Cowboy Days and Charlie Russell." Trail's End Publishing. 1947. Illustrated by Charles M. Russell. First Edition. Inscribed by the author on the title page. > Item Details
HENRY CLAY MOURNING RIBBON
Lot # 58 - HENRY CLAY MOURNING RIBBON
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Lot # 252 - Great Group of McKinley Soap Babies
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Lewis and Clark 1842 Edition
Lot # 567 - Lewis and Clark 1842 Edition
Lewis (Meriwether) and Clark (William). "History of the Expedition…during the Years 1804, 1805, 1806." Abridged ed., 2vols., 1842, New York: Harper & Bros., 16mo, with folding map, cloth cover, gilt spine. > Item Details
STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAMPAIGN FERRO
Lot # 91 - STEPHEN DOUGLAS CAMPAIGN FERRO
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CIVIL WAR LETTERS, 1ST MASS. CAVALRY
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J.Q. ADAMS SATIRE
Lot # 41 - J.Q. ADAMS SATIRE
A wonderful anonymous 11.25 x 18" hand-colored engraving entitled "The Peddlar and his Pack or the Desperate Effort; an Over Balance." It shows NY publisher Peter Binns with a load of coffins on his back on which are John Q. Adams and Henry Clay, captions make reference to the famous "Coffin Hand Bi... > Item Details
CDV OF BVT. BRIG. GEN. WM. G. LE DUC
Lot # 328 - CDV OF BVT. BRIG. GEN. WM. G. LE DUC
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Lot # 389 - BOOK, THE DEMON OF ANDERSONVILLE
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Lot # 376 - Civil War Sabre of Marcus Moore, 1st Mass Cav
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