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Wabash Rail Way Work Gang Tintype,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
on a railroad with 2 hand cars, one of which has "Wabash Rail Way" on side, 4.5" x 6.6".

Old yellowed over varnish & minor scratches.
Est $150 - $250
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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
Scarce Indian Wars Dress Shoulder Boards, 8th Infantry,
Lot # 391 - Scarce Indian Wars Dress Shoulder Boards, 8th Infantry,
with braided gilt metal edging and oak leaves, flanking a silver woven wire "8" on dress white felt ground with shield breasted eagle buttons with "I" (infantry) in shield, 6.6" long. Marked on brass mounting bar "M.C. Lilley & Co./Columbus/Ohio.". > Item Details
Half Plate Ambrotype of Civil War Naval Officer,
Lot # 170 - Half Plate Ambrotype of Civil War Naval Officer,
with the rank of Master wearing the regulation service dress first prescribed in 1852 and worn until superceded in 1862. His double-breasted frock coat, shoulder straps, and cuff button arrangement are the mark of a sea-going line officer originally known as a Sailing Master and rating just below t... > Item Details
George III  Slant Front Desk,
Lot # 516 - George III Slant Front Desk,
mahogany with pine and oak secondary woods, nice fitted interior with drawers and hidden document drawer, 4 graduated overlapping drawers with replaced brass bale handles with pierced batwing back-plates, simple cut-out bracket feet with thumb-molded edge, nice small size, 36" wide x 20" deep x 41.5... > Item Details
Warren G. Harding, TLS,
Lot # 431 - Warren G. Harding, TLS,
invitation to a luncheon on Ohio State Archaeological and Historical Society stationery, on 4 Oct 1920. Bottom of page has a note "Grateful to have been present on Oct 4. Sincerely Warren G. Harding," and below "Ditto Florence Kling Harding." 8.5 x 11", framed under glass, small pieces of tape hold ... > Item Details
Great Nebraska Trappers Photograph,
Lot # 347 - Great Nebraska Trappers Photograph,
5 x 7" silver gelatin image on larger mount, showing two trappers posed with their catch. At least 63 pelts hang on drying frames on the side of a board building, the trappers posed with their leg-hold traps. Titled in negative "Hinkle and Owen. Stella Neb. 24 Days Catch." > Item Details
James A. Garfield Memorial Ribbons,
Lot # 81 - James A. Garfield Memorial Ribbons,
lot of 40 ribbons, from various cities and organizations. Ribbons range from 1.25 x 3" to about 2.75 x 8.75". Most are white, one has mourning rosette, one has black fringe all around, a few are simply outlined in black. An instant memorial collection for this slain president. > Item Details
Wooster Soft Paste Porcelain,
Lot # 564 - Wooster Soft Paste Porcelain,
lot of 3, all with blue underglaze crescent mark of the Wooster factory, 1755-90. Each in Chinese porcelain forms and transfer printed in oriental landscape or floral. Includes a beautiful 9.7" diameter x 3.75" high center bowl; PLUS a handless cup & saucer; AND a 6.3" diameter x 2.8" high bowl. > Item Details
Unusual Butter Working Paddles Plus,
Lot # 813 - Unusual Butter Working Paddles Plus,
lot of 5. American, 19th century. Includes a unusual flat form in figured maple with great old patina; 8" long; PLUS a curly maple example, aslo unusual flat form with sides, great curl; 10" long; PLUS 2 other single piece butter paddles; 8.25" & 9.25" long; AND a long tasting spoon, possibly Nativ... > Item Details
Early American Baskets,
Lot # 652 - Early American Baskets,
lot of 3, all 19th century American. Includes a nice split hickory buttocks shape with nice old varnish finish; 14" wide x 10.5" high; PLUS a nice cane & split hickory round basket with notched handle; 7" d. x 8" high; AND a grass opal basket with ruffled & turned down lip, 8" long x 5" wide x 2" h... > Item Details
Miniature Cherry Blanket Chest,
Lot # 707 - Miniature Cherry Blanket Chest,
with applied turned feet, interior till and rounded molding at base, circa 1st half of the 19th century, 15.5" wide x 9.25" deep x 8" high. > Item Details
A. Ferguson Patented Spotlight Lantern,
Lot # 815 - A. Ferguson Patented Spotlight Lantern,
designed to be used as a hand held spotlight. Tin, 9" high with brass medallion label "PAT'D JUNE 4, 1878 A. FERGUSON, THOS. J. CONWAY SOLE AGENT N.Y." > Item Details
1930s Salesman Sample Rock Crusher,
Lot # 497 - 1930s Salesman Sample Rock Crusher,
in die cast metal with original gray paint and red decal that reads "Iowa Manufacturing Co./Cedar Rapids, Iowa U.S.A." and "Cedarapids" on each side. This machine was a portable crushing/sorting and washing machine used by the Allies during WW II to construct airstrips and roads. Model is 19" long... > Item Details
Ohio Lincoln Assassination Broadside Extra,
Lot # 74 - Ohio Lincoln Assassination Broadside Extra,
"Daily Ohio State Journal" Saturday, April 15, 9 AM. 8 x 6." Announces the death of Lincoln and "WILKES BOOTH THE ASSASSIN!" A fine example, and typical of the genre. > Item Details
Early Copper Cookware,
Lot # 778 - Early Copper Cookware,
lot of 3. Includes a signed Swedish gooseneck tea kettle with bale handle, 7" high x 8" long; PLUS an all-copper measure/pitcher 3.75" d. x 5" high; AND an 8" d. x 3.75" high round pan with riveted copper handle at side. > Item Details
Washington Pocket Mirror,
Lot # 43 - Washington Pocket Mirror,
19th century stamped zinc pocket mirror with bust portrait of Geo. Washington, laurel leaf surround. Opens to reveal original 2.5" d. mirror with brass kick stand and hanging ring. Marked on rear "Brevite 1844". Ex. Clark Garrett Collection. > Item Details
Outstanding Group of Taos Photographs by Jackson,
Lot # 334 - Outstanding Group of Taos Photographs by Jackson,
Lot of 18, unmounted 13 x 10 albumen photographs by William Henry Jackson. Subjects include nine images in or around Taos, Pueblo, four of which are architectural overviews of the town, one a portrait of two potters, Maria and Benina; three others ethnographic studies of Pueblo residents, and one a... > Item Details
Ohio Bucket Bench,
Lot # 795 - Ohio Bucket Bench,
pine, mortised construction, including rear-mounted braces, shaped and cut-out ends with front skirt; 72" long, 18" high, 13.5" deep. > Item Details
Chalkware Figural Spill Holder,
Lot # 626 - Chalkware Figural Spill Holder,
mid-19th century, with two spaniels, flanking a cornucopia holder. Original dark varnished finish, solid casting, 6" high x 4.2" long x 3.25" wide. > Item Details
Large Lot of WW I  Items,
Lot # 406 - Large Lot of WW I Items,
over 60 items. Most are pinbacks and buttons. There are a number of 1919 Red Cross pinbacks, several for Liberty loans, uniform buttons, Knights of Pythias buttons, and souvenir items. > Item Details
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