Lot 3    

Kurz and Allison Chromolithograph Battle of Fort Donelson
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
with their 1887 copyright, 25" x 17.75" (sight), with wider margins obscured by contemporary mat.

Condition:  
With scattered tears throughout the print. Not examined out of frame.
Sold: $117.50
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

Ninth Plate Ambrotype of Young Man Plus Love Poem
Lot # 250 - Ninth Plate Ambrotype of Young Man Plus Love Poem
Ruby ambrotype of a young man who may be part African American. He is stylishly dressed with a large bow tie favored in the 1850s. Brown paper that was likely on the back of the ambro with Jesemie (or Jennie?) Waide, Sandy Hill, N.C.? Dec 7th 1859. Another slip of paper has the first two stanzas fro... > Item Details
Great Studio Photograph of Ute Indians
Lot # 143 - Great Studio Photograph of Ute Indians
Silver gelatin photograph, 8 x 6.25 in. Group of six men and one woman. > Item Details
Civil War CDVs
Lot # 61 - Civil War CDVs
Lot of 18 popular wartime album fillers, all from engravings, all generals, all Confederate except for anonymous cartes of Grant and Sheridan, including a C.D. Fredricks & Co carte of Morgan, a E. Anthony carte of Beauregard, anonymous cartes of Lee, Stonewall Jackson, Bragg, A.S. Johnston, Joe John... > Item Details
Nathaniel Jones, New York Representative, Memoirs, Plus
Lot # 175 - Nathaniel Jones, New York Representative, Memoirs, Plus
Nathaniel Jones (1778-1866) was a member of the 25th and 26th congresses and a member of the New York state senate in 1852 and 1853. Lot includes large 13 x 8.5 in. portfolio titled Brief Memoirs of Nathaniel Jones (Written out in Feb. + March 1848 by himself) (the same continued subsequent to the a... > Item Details
Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Captain Walter Taylor,
Lot # 207 - Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of Captain Walter Taylor,
From Connecticut River Valley, VT, a distinguished middle age man of means identified by a piece of old paper attached to the pillow that reads, “gift Mrs. Jennie Babbit/Captain Walter Taylor.” Heitman lists no one named Walter Taylor that would correspond to a circa 1850 daguerreotype. This man m... > Item Details
Scarce Miniature Full Dinner Pail Lunch Bucket
Lot # 242 - Scarce Miniature Full Dinner Pail Lunch Bucket
A William McKinley "Full Dinner Pail" campaign advertisement. The Full Dinner Pail was the Republican campaign slogan in the 1900 presidential election campaign, used to emphasize the prosperity of William McKinley's first term. Although its utilitarian purposes have never been proven, one thing is ... > Item Details
Carl Moon Portrait of a Navajo
Lot # 149 - Carl Moon Portrait of a Navajo
15.5" x 12" print on board in original 23.5" x 20" wooden frame. > Item Details
Captain Jack Crawford Signed G.A.R. Program
Lot # 273 - Captain Jack Crawford Signed G.A.R. Program
signed J.W. Crawford, "Capt. Jack", July 4th, 1913., underneath his portrait on the cover of a souvenir program from A Prayer and a Benediction at the Grand Reunion of the Blue and the Gray on the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, and Other Poems from his new book by Comrade Capt. Ja... > Item Details
Lot of Four Union Officer CDVs
Lot # 49 - Lot of Four Union Officer CDVs
all unidentified. Two cartes are unknown 2nd lieutenants, one man flanked by a large American flag with Salem, NJ back mark. Another officer without rank insignia has the name “Crosley or Crosby” inked on verso over a Wilmington, Del. imprint. The last is a vignette of an unidentified major or lt... > Item Details
[AMERICAN INDIAN] <i>The Flute of the Gods</i>
Lot # 102 - [AMERICAN INDIAN] The Flute of the Gods
Ryan, Marah Ellis. The Flute of the Gods. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1909. 8vo, brown cloth with painted lettering and applied illustration on cover, 338pp plus several illustrations. FFEP ink inscribed Katherine Griffith Youngs, Xmas 1910. > Item Details
Two Tintypes of Tennis Players
Lot # 218 - Two Tintypes of Tennis Players
both sixth-plates, including a studio shot of a man and woman facing each other in front of a pastoral backdrop with rackets in the air pretending to swing, PLUS a studio shot of two men and two women, all wearing hats, holding rackets and peering over a wall. > Item Details
Dahlgren Bayonet
[EXPLORATION] Cook, Captain James
Lot # 183 - [EXPLORATION] Cook, Captain James
The Three Famous Voyages of Captain James Cook Round the World,... London: War, Lock, and Co., n.d. (ca 1890). 8vo, half-leather, 1152 pp plus 24 plates. Cook was killed in 1779, and the expedition returned in 1780, so possibly this compilation of his three voyages was triggered by the centennial. > Item Details
W.H. Jackson Hayden Expedition Photographs
Lot # 294 - W.H. Jackson Hayden Expedition Photographs
William H. Jackson (1843-1942). Lot of 7 albumen photographs, 9 x 13 in. on 16 x 20 in. mounts (3); 7 x 9 in. on 11 x 14 in. mounts (2); and 4.5 x 7 in. on 11 x 14 in. (2) mounts. All with United States Geological Survey imprint, and signed in type by Jackson; each titled in the negative. Includes U... > Item Details
<i>Roll Of Honor</i>, Co. R, 15th New Foundland Volunteer Infantry
Lot # 6 - Roll Of Honor, Co. R, 15th New Foundland Volunteer Infantry
A chromolithograph Roll of Honor for Company R, 15th New Foundland Volunteer Infantry, featuring a Bald Eagle at top surrounded by American flags, looking down upon vignetted battle scenes, including the Battlefield of Gettysburg. The Roll of Honor also includes three columns, the first a list of re... > Item Details
Mathew Brady's Book <i>Great Americans</i>
Lot # 179 - Mathew Brady's Book Great Americans
Time-Life Books Inc., 1976. Titled Martin Brady's Great Americans: Prints From the Original Glass Negatives in the Meserve Collection. Padded cover with marbling design and gilt lettering showcasing author's signature on front. Front page is signed by Dorothy Meserve Kunhardt to ensure the authe... > Item Details
Quarter Plate Tintype of Federal Officer
Lot # 69 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Federal Officer
an unidentified company grade infantry officer poses casually with his foot officer’s sword. > Item Details
Sixth Plate Tintype of Unknown Foreign Soldier
Lot # 68 - Sixth Plate Tintype of Unknown Foreign Soldier
portrait of an older NCO uniformed in an unusually embellished short frock coat with collar trim and integral cloth musician’s or light infantry wings lightly tinted red. Solid cuffs with overlying flaps are also tinted red as are one set of chevrons that suggest the rank of corporal. He wears a w... > Item Details
Red Seal Paint Patriotic Spanish American War Calendar
Lot # 239 - Red Seal Paint Patriotic Spanish American War Calendar
An advertising calendar from December 1899 for American Seal Paint. Calendar features a toothy Uncle Sam pointing to portraits of Spanish American War heroes amongst the American Seal Paint seal. Portraits are of McKinley, Dewey, Hobson, and more. Below Uncle Sam reads America's Sons, "American Seal... > Item Details
Politician and Transportation Pioneer R.C. Kerens Signed Photograph
Lot # 236 - Politician and Transportation Pioneer R.C. Kerens Signed Photograph
Richard C. Kerens (1842-1918) was born in Killberry, County Meath, Ireland in 1842. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War and was a member of the Republican National Committee from Missouri, 1892-1900. Kerens also served as U.S. Ambassador to Austria-Hungary, 1910-13. Photograph was taken... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: