Lot 12    

Scarce Early Daguerreian Journal,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
lot of 13 of "The New Daguerreian Journal." This a short-lived journal begun by Walter Johnson at Ohio State University in the early 1970s. Johnson was instrumental in shepherding the OSU purchase of the Floyd and Marion Rinhart Collection of cased images. The Journal was primarily scholarly in content, though each issue includes images as well as a hardware of various collectors. The Journal was published for two years before folding. Includes Vol.1 No. 1; two copies of Vol. 1 No. 2-4; Vol. 1 No. 5 & 6; Vol. 2 No. 1-4.

Condition:  
All VG with very light wear only
Est $150 - $200
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Early American Tole Ware Document Boxes,
Lot # 731 - Early American Tole Ware Document Boxes,
lot of 2, both early 19th century American, one 9.75 x 5.75 x 7.5" with wire bale handle on lid; one 9 x 4.75 x 6.5" with brass bale handle. > Item Details
Photograph of Clam Fish, by Alexander Gardner,
Lot # 353 - Photograph of Clam Fish, by Alexander Gardner,
albumen print, 5 x 7.5" mounted on larger board, titled in negative "Warm Springs" and with typed strip paper label "487. Warm Srpings. (Histo) Clam Fish." Negative probably taken by Alexander Gardner as part of a treaty delegation in Washington in 1872. Likely printed later by the Bureau of America... > Item Details
Ninth Plate Tintype of Armed Yank Cavalryman,
Lot # 162 - Ninth Plate Tintype of Armed Yank Cavalryman,
from the western theater gripping a French-made LeFaucheux revolver tucked into his belt. He wears a standard shell jacket over his civilian shirt and blue tinted trousers. The rectangular belt plate is regulation US cavalry. Barely visible on the pork-pie hat is a feather and what looks like a t... > Item Details
CDVs of  the  34th OVI -- Piatt's Zouaves,
Lot # 180 - CDVs of the 34th OVI -- Piatt's Zouaves,
an album compiled by an unknown officer of the 34th OVI containing thirty-eight fellow officers, thirty-one of whom are identified in period ink. Seven additional military CDV’s have no written identification, but are recognizable by rank. Six unknown civilians and two lithographs round out the co... > Item Details
Three Rare Civil War Cavalry Quarter Plate Tintypes,
Lot # 159 - Three Rare Civil War Cavalry Quarter Plate Tintypes,
being two different views of the same prized horse held by a black groom together with a portrait of two unidentified Union officers, one presumably the owner of the animal. Both tintypes of the horse and groom were staged and photographed from the inside of a building with the camera set up in fro... > Item Details
Marine Corps Cane,
Lot # 408 - Marine Corps Cane,
with a rosewood shaft that is 1" in diameter at the knob handle. The silver knob handle has a 5-pointed star outlined on top, the rest of the surface and sides are textured. There is an applied rose gold marine corps eagle/anchor symbol on the side of the handle, with monograms FZB also in rose gold... > Item Details
Pair of Hepplewhite Inlaid Banquet Tables,
Lot # 598 - Pair of Hepplewhite Inlaid Banquet Tables,
attributed American, mahogany with pine and ash secondary wood. D-shaped ends with cross-banded zebra wood at base of skirt. Rectangular folding leaf. Tapered Hepplewhite legs, with rear sling leg. Banded inlay on skirt. 44" wide. Each end is 19.5" closed, together and open they are 71". > Item Details
Collection of Political Pattern Glass,
Lot # 79 - Collection of Political Pattern Glass,
lot of 4, all late Victorian. Includes 9.5" diameter scalloped edge bowl with frosted portrait of Grant and inscription "Gen. Ulysses S. Grant The Patriot and Soldier"; PLUS square plate with same design in clear, 9.5" square; PLUS an 11.5" diameter memorial plate with portrait of Grant and inscript... > Item Details
Blueprint of Early Automobile
Lot # 490 - Blueprint of Early Automobile
Framed; 23" x 45"; Reads "Special Torpedo Body/Welch motor Car Co./Pontiac, Mich./Scale=3:1 Date=2-9-1910/By Gravatt". > Item Details
Fine Union Photograph Locket,
Lot # 173 - Fine Union Photograph Locket,
a hinged gilded brass oval locket having delicately incised central rose motif with geometric border containing a cutout tintype of an unidentified 6th Corps officer together with an oval paper image of a beautiful young woman. The officer of staff rank shows two rows of buttons and wears a promine... > Item Details
Nebraska Reward Handbill,
Lot # 381 - Nebraska Reward Handbill,
Brownsville, Nebraska, Aug. 28, 1869. Reward of $1000 for capture of one J.K. Bear for robbing the U.S. Express Co. at Brownsville of $12,000. Gives detailed description of this outlaw, 8.2" x 4.75". > Item Details
Folksy Charcoal Landscapes,
Lot # 746 - Folksy Charcoal Landscapes,
lot of 2. American, mid-19th century. Includes a farm yard scene with man & woman horse & cow, primitive trees and hills, 11.5 x 8", in newer walnut frame, 10" x 13.75"; AND a Hudson River view with 2 sail boats and mountains in background, 8" x 10" in original mahogany ogee frame with nice old pat... > Item Details
Clement L. Vallandigham ALS,
Lot # 447 - Clement L. Vallandigham ALS,
dated Dec. 31, '70, Dayton, Ohio. 2pp. to John H. James, Jr. in Urbana, OH. Vallandigham was born in New Lisbon, OH. He passed the bar in 1842, and although he practiced law, he was involved in politics for most of his career. He variously served in the state legislature, running for national repres... > Item Details
Watercolor of the Battle of Lake Erie,
Lot # 150 - Watercolor of the Battle of Lake Erie,
signed lower left "Horatio Bowerman, July 26, 1879". Vivid action dominates this work, which is of course, a copy of an earlier oil painting. With men standing on the damaged vessel still firing handguns, masts and sails floating about, with Perry and other crew members rowing for the "Niagara," dod... > Item Details
Louisiana State Militia Officers Sword,
Lot # 225 - Louisiana State Militia Officers Sword,
with 31" double edged sword with 1/2 length fuller, with acid etched patriotic and floral designs on blade, cast knights helm pommel, ribbed ivory grip, spread eagle wings quillons, with shield shaped langets, total length 37.5". Brass scabbard with double carrying rings, simple top mounted plate t... > Item Details
Howell Cobb ALS Plus,
Lot # 442 - Howell Cobb ALS Plus,
including a 1p. letter to his son John, Athens, 9 July 1855. In this he notes that "Mrs. Thomas is at me about that debt of mine....upon which there is now due about three thousand dollars and for which she holds a mortgage on some of my negroes." He asks John to call her to say that he (John) is re... > Item Details
Model 1872 Cavalry Officer's Saber,
Lot # 390 - Model 1872 Cavalry Officer's Saber,
with 34" single edged blade with false tip and 1/2 length fuller. Unmarked with cast brass counterguard/knucklebow, with guard having rayed front and eagle and star rear, pommel has laurel wreath and U.S. shield. Grip is leather and braided wire wrapped. Includes worn nickel-plated steel scabbard... > Item Details
Signs of Jim Crow,
Lot # 117 - Signs of Jim Crow,
early 20th century wall mounted wood sign in original stenciled paint that reads "COLORED ENTRANCE". 42" x 15", black lettered on white ground with green trim, painted on three pine boards. From Florida. > Item Details
Presidential Appointments and Archive for a Military Hero,
Lot # 436 - Presidential Appointments and Archive for a Military Hero,
lot of 10 items relating to Henry Clay (Harry) Egbert. The earliest piece is Egbert's license to practice law in Philadelphia, Feb. 1860, 12 x 15." The lot also includes 5 presidential military appointments, all on vellum, from 14 x 17.75" to 16 x 19.75". The appointments are for: (1) Brevet Captain... > Item Details
Salt Glazed Stoneware Jars,
Lot # 710 - Salt Glazed Stoneware Jars,
lot of 6, mid-19th century American. Includes 2 bottle-type jars with wide flaring lips, one of which has warped extensively during firing, 5" d. x 9.75" & 4.5" d. x 11" high; AND four other small shouldered jars, between 6" & 7.75" high. > Item Details
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