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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".

Condition:  
Old yellowed over varnish & minor scratches.
Est $150 - $250
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Quaker Travel Journal,
Lot # 312 - Quaker Travel Journal,
Williams, William. "Journal of the Life, Travels, and Gospel Labours, of William Williams, Dec. A Minister of the Society of Friends. Late of White-Water, Indiana." 1828, Cincinnati: Lodge, L'Hommediew, and Hammond (printers). Full calf, gilt spine, 272pp. Williams was born in North Carolina, spent ... > Item Details
American Flint Glass Stemware,
Lot # 534 - American Flint Glass Stemware,
lot of 11. All early 19th century American clear flint glass stemware in thumbprint pattern. Includes five 5.5" high; four 4.75" high & two 4.25" high. > Item Details
Photograph of Lone Wolf By Alexander Gardner,
Lot # 349 - Photograph of Lone Wolf By Alexander Gardner,
albumen print, 5 x 7.5" mounted on larger board, titled in negative "Kiowa" and identified with typed strip paper label "408. Kiowa. Lone Wolf." Negative probably taken by Alexander Gardner as part of a treaty delegation in Washington in 1872. Likely printed later by the Bureau of American Ethnology... > Item Details
Spindle Back Child's Windsor High Chair,
Lot # 513 - Spindle Back Child's Windsor High Chair,
early 19th century American, mixed wood. With worn black over original red paint, tapered spindle back with stepped crest plank seat; seat height 19", total height 31". > Item Details
Autographs of the Postmasters General,
Lot # 443 - Autographs of the Postmasters General,
large lot of over 90 autographs. Not a complete set, lacking only Franklin, Bache, Hazard (1-3); Habersham and Granger (6-7); Hubbard (18); Watson, Carlin, and Tisch (61,66 and 68) but includes the majority of the Postmasters of the U.S. Signatures are in many formats, AlSs, clips, signed photograp... > Item Details
Rare Early CDV of Jeff Davis,
Lot # 201 - Rare Early CDV of Jeff Davis,
offered by the “Ladies Southern Aid Association” on behalf of the “family of Jefferson Davis” for a contribution “of not more than one dollar.” Verso bears an orange two-cent revenue stamp and 1865 cancellation date with marvelous graphics in the style of a business card. The image of the Ex-Presi... > Item Details
Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Gamy
Lot # 480 - Early French Automobile Hand-Colored Lithographs by Gamy
Two hand-colored lithographs by Gamy matted in a single frame; each measure 17" x 34"; The first is untitled and shows two men racing a car around a tight turn with the rural scenery flying by them and a cloud of dust trailng them. The second, headed "TOUR DE FRANCE AUTOMOBILE 1914" depicts two raci... > Item Details
George McClellan Campaign  Photo in Shell,
Lot # 58 - George McClellan Campaign Photo in Shell,
brass matted, 20 x 26mm, gem-sized cardboard, with portrait of McClellan in uniform. These ubiquitous 1864 politicals were made in large quantities but are becoming hard to find. A nice example. > Item Details
English and Chinese Willow Ware,
Lot # 566 - English and Chinese Willow Ware,
lot of 4. Includes 3 Chinese export porcelain pieces with gilt trim, a handleless cup & saucer, an 8" plate and a handleless cup; AND an English pearlware openwork fruit basket and under tray, 10.75" long x 9" wide x 3" high, all 1st quarter of the 19th century. > Item Details
U.S. Grant Shell Stickpin,
Lot # 76 - U.S. Grant Shell Stickpin,
from the 1867 campaign. Albumen paper photograph mounted in brass shell with pin. > Item Details
Wm. H. Harrison Campaign Ribbon,
Lot # 44 - Wm. H. Harrison Campaign Ribbon,
2.7" x 5.9" ribbon with portrait of Harrison with ribbon banner above "Tippecanoe Club" & below "Harrison", followed by text "Our Country's/Hope with nice log cabin below. Below cabin is makers name "A.C. Row S.". WHH-44 in Sullivan & Fischer. > Item Details
George III Inlaid Game Table,
Lot # 517 - George III Inlaid Game Table,
mahogany, with satin wood string inlay on top edge and skirt, oval panel inlay at top of tapered Hepplewhite-style legs and string inlay 3" above feet. Closes to squared "D" shape with rear gateleg, opens to 38" square with canted corners, 29.5" high. > Item Details
Signed and Dated Early Appliqué Quilt,
Lot # 606 - Signed and Dated Early Appliqué Quilt,
from the Papin family of St. Genevieve, Missouri, signed "J.R. Papin 75 (1875)" on the taping, all over appliqué repeating diamond pattern in red calico print, 72" x 86". > Item Details
Rare Hawaiian Stereoviews By Chase,
Lot # 22 - Rare Hawaiian Stereoviews By Chase,
lot of 5, three with his 64 and 66 Fort St. Honolulu backmark. Includes three scenes in and around Kilauea volcano, a view of the "Punch Bowl" volcano, and a coconut grove "Wikiki Oahu Residence of King Kamahameha [sic] V." PLUS another maker's view of a carved wooden Hawaiian idol on exhibit at th... > Item Details
Complete Set of Kendall's  Mexican War Lithographs,
Lot # 148 - Complete Set of Kendall's Mexican War Lithographs,
lot of 12. Hand-colored lithographs, 11 1/8 x 17", each titled and signed lower left, "C. Nebel fecit", lower right "Bayot lith." A complete set from George Wilkins Kendall, The War Between the United States and Mexico Ilustrated. New York: D. Appleton & Company, New York. 1851. An exceptionally ... > Item Details
Red & White Jacquard Coverlets,
Lot # 608 - Red & White Jacquard Coverlets,
lot of 2, both 19th century American. Includes a wool & linen centennial example with 16 pointed star center, U.S. shield breasted eagle & fruit baskets in corners; 77" x 85" with 1" red fringe; AND an all linen central floral medallion in rococo style with fretwork border; 83" x 86". > Item Details
Rare Photograph of Fort Sumter Officers,
Lot # 210 - Rare Photograph of Fort Sumter Officers,
smaller size (circa 3 x 4") albumen mounted on board depicting the “Officers of the Garrison of Fort Sumter” and so identified in period ink. The officers are front row: Capt. A. Doubleday, Major Robert Anderson, Surgeon S.W. Crawford, Capt. J.G. Foster; back row: bvt. Capt. T. Seymour, Lt. G.W. Sn... > Item Details
Table Top Yarn Winder,
Lot # 775 - Table Top Yarn Winder,
19th century American, with table edge clamp mount in maple, with maple cup finial for fabric pin cushion, nice old patina; opens to 29" d. x 26" high. > Item Details
Confederate Presentation Flag of the Gordonsville Greys,
Lot # 245 - Confederate Presentation Flag of the Gordonsville Greys,
Company C, 13th Virginia infantry. Constructed of two layers of cream silk, 44 x 59", with each side exhibiting a large, hand-painted central medallion. On one side, a classically dressed woman holding a scroll is framed by a gilt painted medallion. Visible at the top of the scroll is "CONSTITUTION... > Item Details
Great CDV of an Id'd 191st OVI Boy,
Lot # 176 - Great CDV of an Id'd 191st OVI Boy,
lacking backmark, but with period pencil identification on verso: “Herman F. Eastman 1864” over “Baltimore.” The unknown photographer made liberal use of props outfitting young Eastman with a M1860 cavalry saber hanging from a sword belt with two piece round state plate. A two-band rifle, Enfield ... > Item Details
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