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Charles A. Zimmerman Stereoview of Mah-we-do-ke-Shick (Spirit of the Skies), Chippewa Chief, Very Brave,
2007, Western & Historic Americana, Dec 6th and 7th
on regular-sized yellow mount with his St. Paul imprint. He wears a Hudson Bay blanet,a wool cloth hood with bead edging, and around his neck an early style bandolier bag with a finger woven yarn and bead pouch. He holds a Great Lakes style steatite pipe.

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Light soiling on mount, light tones.
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[OHIOANA:.]Two First Cincinnati Periodicals, Including Ohio's First Medical Journal,
Lot # 3429 - [OHIOANA:.]Two First Cincinnati Periodicals, Including Ohio's First Medical Journal,
lot of two. Includes an illustrated self wrap of The Western People's Magazine , Printed by J.A. James, No. 1, Baker St. A 4to, 10pp pamphlet containing short articles and a wonderful etching of the View of Cincinnati From Newport, KY. Also included: The Western Medical and Physical Journal, O... > Item Details
Oversized French WWI Poster, <i>" width="224" />
">Lot # 3235 - Oversized French WWI Poster, "Give Your Gold for France,"
graphic 44.5 x 31" unlined poster dated 1915 on gold coin. Titled "Pour la France Versez Votre Or" with "L'Or Combat Pour La Victorire" subtitle translates as "Give Your Gold for France—Gold Fights for Victory." Utilizing somewhat muted colors, the oversized poster portrays a bug-eyed German sold... > Item Details
Cabinet Photograph of Indian Wars Soldier,
Lot # 3040 - Cabinet Photograph of Indian Wars Soldier,
posed with his Trapdoor Springfield Rifle and bayonet; in wooden frame 10.75 x 8.75". > Item Details
<i>Mortgage or Deed of Trust of the Union Pacific Railway Co.,</i>
Lot # 505 - Mortgage or Deed of Trust of the Union Pacific Railway Co.,
(Eastern Division,)...Acts and Amendments in Regard to the Construction of a Railroad & Telegraph Line from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean. Charters of the Leavenworth, Pawnee & Western Railroad Co.,... And Laws of Kansas Relating to Railroad Companies, &c. St. Louis: George Knapp & Co., Pr... > Item Details
Stanley Morrow Stereoview of Miniconjou Sioux Prisoners and Captured 7th Cavalry Guidon, Battle of Slim Buttes, D.T., September 9, 1876,
Lot # 171 - Stanley Morrow Stereoview of Miniconjou Sioux Prisoners and Captured 7th Cavalry Guidon, Battle of Slim Buttes, D.T., September 9, 1876,
on cabinet-sized tan mount with imprint of S. J. Morrow. Yankton, D.T. The battle of Slim Buttes was the first major revenge strike by the U.S. Army following the Little Bighorn disaster. Many mementoes of Custer’s troopers were found in the village. This picture of a recaptured, 7th Cavalry guidon ... > Item Details
J. L. Cusick Cabinet Card of Oto Father and Son,
Lot # 249 - J. L. Cusick Cabinet Card of Oto Father and Son,
with Cusick's Arkansas City, Kansas, imprint on mount below image. The older man wears the plucked-scalp, roached hairstyle shared by the Pawnee and Osage. A golden eagle tail feather in his scalp lock proclaims that he is a man of valor. A small looking glass in a celluloid frame is in his right ha... > Item Details
Gunman and
Lot # 3022 - Gunman and "Soiled Doves" Tintype,
CDV-sized, depicting two women playing cards, one holds a revolver in her lap. In company are two men; one pours himself another drink while the other watches the outcome of the game. Housed in a 4.5 x 4" paper mat. > Item Details
Capt. Thomas Morris' 1791 <i>Miscellanies in Prose and Verse</i> Containing an Important Account of Pontiac's War,
Lot # 924 - Capt. Thomas Morris' 1791 Miscellanies in Prose and Verse Containing an Important Account of Pontiac's War,
London, James Ridgway, 8vo, 186pp with frontis engraving of Morris, laid paper in half calf with marbled boards. In custom blue half morocco slip case with gilt title on spine. Lot includes a TLS from the Arthur H. Clark Co., dated 1906 about this book. > Item Details
Walter W. Bennett TLS about Buffalo Bill Cody,
Lot # 3078 - Walter W. Bennett TLS about Buffalo Bill Cody,
through the course of several conversations with Mr. Wm. F. Boyle, general foreman of the "Buffalo Bill" Cody ranch . Three page letter written on June 27, 1937 with a description of Buffalo Bill's wild west show, an explanation of his character, and Boyle's view on the movie "The Plainsman," 8.2... > Item Details
Schmidt, Carl E. <i>A Western Trip,</i>
Lot # 477 - Schmidt, Carl E. A Western Trip,
[Detroit]: privately printed, 1904. 8vo, polished leather with gilt front, inscribed to Albert Albrecht, with the sentiment That's All from the author. Note included with volume explains the volume: dated December 21, 1904, and addressed to Mr. Albrecht, Some years ago while making a western trip I ... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Tintype of Two Union Soldiers,
Lot # 3116 - Sixth Plate Tintype of Two Union Soldiers,
a pair of unidentified young infantry pards in open sack coats. Without hardware, glass or case. > Item Details
Swan Land and Cattle Co. Ltd. <i>Deed of Agreement and Trust</i>,
Lot # 463 - Swan Land and Cattle Co. Ltd. Deed of Agreement and Trust,
March 1924. Legal folio, 12pp, plus back leaf title and details. With details on 1924 Debenture Stock Issue. A scarce imprint documenting the issuance of stock for this Scottish Company > Item Details
CDV of Pawnee Man,
Lot # 115 - CDV of Pawnee Man,
with imprint of Adolph Bode, Omaha, Nebraska, circa 1869. Erroneous pencil inscription, verso: Sioux. The high-cuffed, dark moccasins are diagnostic of the Pawnee tribe. A light cavalry saber is cradled in the man’s arms. His brain-tanned buffalo robe has a painted design. > Item Details
[EXPLORATION] Scarce American Edition of <i>Captain Cook's Three Voyages</i>,
Lot # 941 - [EXPLORATION] Scarce American Edition of Captain Cook's Three Voyages,
Boston: Manning and Loring for Thomas & Andrews and D. West, 1797. 2 vols. 315pp, lacking the four engraved plates, and pages 85-88; 351pp, plus four engraved plates. 12mo. Contemporary calf. This was the first edition of Cook's voyages to be published in the United States. > Item Details
CDV of Young Civil War Tar,
Lot # 718 - CDV of Young Civil War Tar,
unidentified sailor on foreign station with the Pacific Squadron having imprint of "Richardson, Lima, Peru" and pencil notation on verso, "My Messenger Boy." Interestingly, the young sailor holds a single rose in his hand. The penciled identification has been trimmed away at the bottom. Possibly ... > Item Details
Civil War Escutcheon of Joel Roberts, 49th PVI,
Lot # 3154 - Civil War Escutcheon of Joel Roberts, 49th PVI,
24 x 33" lithographed and manuscript with image of a soldier and sailors monument with central tablet in manuscript listing name and service record of the above soldier, including battle, published by Dux Publishing Co., Chicago, in period frame, 29.5 x 37.5". > Item Details
CDV of Child Prodigy Teresa Carreno,
Lot # 3281 - CDV of Child Prodigy Teresa Carreno,
anonymous three-quarter length portrait of this young girl, identified in period ink along lower margin with more information in pencil on reverse. Teresa Carreño (1853-1917) was a musician and child prodigy from Venezuela. She was taught piano and voice by her family and later moved to New York whe... > Item Details
Two Colored Photogravures of Sioux Indians by Rinehart,
Lot # 3015 - Two Colored Photogravures of Sioux Indians by Rinehart,
both signed in print Copyright 1898/F.A. Rinehart/Omaha, titles include Chief Hollow Horn Bear Sioux & Hattie Tom/Chiricahua Apache, matted and in matching period frames 12.5 x 14.5". > Item Details
O. S. Goff Stereoview of Wolf Chief, Hidatsa,
Lot # 181 - O. S. Goff Stereoview of Wolf Chief, Hidatsa,
on regular-sized cream mount with imprint of O. S. Goff, Bismarck, D.T. Title appears as ink inscription in Goff’s hand, verso. Son of Small Ankle, a distinguished Hidatsa religious leader, Wolf Chief (1850-1933) had a successful war career at the end of the Plains war period and was married 26 time... > Item Details
Cabinet Card, Studio Portrait of Potawatomi Indian,
Lot # 53 - Cabinet Card, Studio Portrait of Potawatomi Indian,
wearing a cloth shirt decorated with loom woven beadwork strips along the center opening and over the shoulders, a typical reservation era shirt style. His breech cloth is decorated in silk ribbon appliqué. Loom woven beadwork garters are wrapped around his hide leggings below the knee and his mocca... > Item Details
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