Lot 34    

1907 Large Plaster Bust of Lincoln,
2008, Historic Americana Auction, Dec 4 & 5
beardless portrait in original cream paint finish, marked on reverse 5394/Copyright 1907 R.P. Cacitoni & Bro Inc/Boston, 24" wide x 31.5" high.

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Loss of ca 35% of finish and small chip on base, VG.
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Quarter Plate Tintype of Contraband Servant Holding Union Officers Horse,
Lot # 70 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Contraband Servant Holding Union Officers Horse,
unidentified subject in unknown context. This outdoor view likely commemorates a Union officer’s presentation horse, saddle and furniture although the kit is not outwardly military. The tall black servant wears civilian attire near a hitching post where another horse is tied. A large canvas tent ... > Item Details
Two Ohio & West Virginia Civil War CDV Albums,
Lot # 108 - Two Ohio & West Virginia Civil War CDV Albums,
a large wartime album compiled by Maria Susan Hanna, wife of Lieutenant Robert H. Jones, 5th US Cavalry, containing nine military subjects among 41 assorted civilian men (12), women (21) and children (8) with surnames of Hanna, Dickam, Morford, Walterhouse, Rhodes and Hawk, with most presumably re... > Item Details
Large Group of 1st Day Covers, Franklin Mint & Other Commemorative Coins & Stamps,
Lot # 1356 - Large Group of 1st Day Covers, Franklin Mint & Other Commemorative Coins & Stamps,
includes the following First Day Covers: box set of The Flags of the Fifty States, all with D.C. cancellation in original folder and slip case; book entitled The National Flag Foundation Official Tribute to the Bicentennial of the American Flag, with ten mounted illustrated covers with different fla... > Item Details
The Best of the William Harrison Campaign Biographies,
Lot # 1582 - The Best of the William Harrison Campaign Biographies,
Jackson, Isaac Rand. Entitled A Sketch of the Life and Public Services of General William Henry Harrison, Candidate of the People for President of the United States, To which is annexed an Appendix, Washington: Jacob Gideon, Jr., 1840. 16pp. Neatly removed from a bound volume. Handsome equestrian po... > Item Details
Two Pair of Spurs, McChesney & Adamson,
Lot # 395 - Two Pair of Spurs, McChesney & Adamson,
McChesney pair of "gal-legs" in copper, nickel and brass, yoke with nickel and copper vining flower and leaves on one face and engraved nickel scroll on other, 16 short spikes on steel rowel, 3" inside yoke and signed McChesney, also on inside of yoke, with tooled leather straps, AND a signed pair o... > Item Details
Rare Army Nurses Reunion Badge,
Lot # 175 - Rare Army Nurses Reunion Badge,
wonderful 2-part medal with stamped silvered brass pinback with Cleveland 1902, silk hanger with gilt Army/Nurse, and silvered brass medallion with 35th Nat'l. Encampment G.A.R. with aluminum center and enameled red cross, and U.S. Army/Nurse, marked on reverse Schwaab S. & S. Co. Milwaukee. > Item Details
1860 Manumission by Free Man of Color of Enslaved Man, Bourbon County, Kentucky,
Lot # 1652 - 1860 Manumission by Free Man of Color of Enslaved Man, Bourbon County, Kentucky,
two 8" x 12.5" manuscript documents, one freeing the slave Isaac Richardson, formerly owner by a free man of color named Harry Richardson of Bourbon co., Ky., dated 1860 with each signing with an X, and second being statement bounding Harry or his estate to pay $500 if said Isaac should become a bur... > Item Details
A Fine Group of W.H. Jackson Stereoviews of American Indian Subjects,
Lot # 1239 - A Fine Group of W.H. Jackson Stereoviews of American Indian Subjects,
all 4" x 7" flat arch top views on tan card stock mounts with W.H. Jackson & Co. Denver Colorado imprint, titles include: 3209, Ruins of the Dechile, Arizona; 2515, Pueblo of Santa Clara; 1123, San Juan, Diego and his Burros.; 5508, Domestic Interior Mexico; 4103, War Chiefs Tent; 4102, A Mixed Grou... > Item Details
James G. Blaine ALS and Two Cabinet Cards, Plus,
Lot # 1571 - James G. Blaine ALS and Two Cabinet Cards, Plus,
lot of 5, including Blaine ALS; two W.G. Riley ALsS; an ALS by an ex-slave who offered to campaign for Blaine; and two cabinet cards of Blaine. Blaine, James G. (1830-1893). Republican Presidential Nominee (1884). ALS, 1p, 4.75" x 8", "Washington D.C." March 11, (18)82. Addressed to My Dear Sir. Bla... > Item Details
Thirteen Cabinet Cards of Western Characters,
Lot # 384 - Thirteen Cabinet Cards of Western Characters,
circa 1880s-1890s. An outstanding group, including cowboys, trick shooters, trappers, card players and Wild West performers, armed with various hardware including Colt single actions, Winchesters, side-by-side shotguns, knives and revolvers. Mostly anonymous, includes photographers from Wyoming, Te... > Item Details
Arthur St. Clair Appointment of Thomas Worthington, 1798,
Lot # 244 - Arthur St. Clair Appointment of Thomas Worthington, 1798,
large folio, 1p, DS, Cincinnati, Ohio, Oct. 11, 1798. An attractive commission appointing Thomas Worthington justice of the peace in Ross County, NWT, listing his duties and responsibilities. Worthington had emigrated from Charleston, Virginia (now West Virginia) to what would become Ross County, i... > Item Details
1860 Campaign Biography of Lincoln,
Lot # 1523 - 1860 Campaign Biography of Lincoln,
Barrett, J.H. Barrett's Authentic Edition. Life of Abraham Lincoln, (of Illinois) with a Condensed View of His Most Important Speeches; Also a Sketch of the Life of Hannibal Hamlin (of Maine.) Cincinnati: Moore, Wilstach, Keys & Co., 1860, large 12mo in embossed black cloth boards, 216pp with fronti... > Item Details
N. Currier Hand-Colored Lithograph of Andrew Jackson,
Lot # 1155 - N. Currier Hand-Colored Lithograph of Andrew Jackson,
11" x 15" entitled Genl. Andrew Jackson. The Hero of New Orleans, framed, 12.7" x 16.75". > Item Details
<i>Rocky Mountain Life...</i> by Rufus B. Sage, 1857
Lot # 1754 - Rocky Mountain Life... by Rufus B. Sage, 1857
n.d. (1857), Edward Canby, Dayton, Ohio, 12mo in embossed red cloth boards, 363pp with frontis of mounted Plains Indian Warrior > Item Details
Five Fisk Expedition Stereoviews by John Carbutt,
Lot # 303 - Five Fisk Expedition Stereoviews by John Carbutt,
on regular size yellow mounts with imprint of Carbutt and Crossing the Plains to Montana, circa 1866-67. Images show a Pawnee Village, PLUS Domestic life in the Pawnee Village and a Pawnee Indian school, a period copy photograph of Chief Big Eagle and Squaw, and the remains of Ft. William located ne... > Item Details
[NEWSPAPER] Early American Illustrated Dentistry Advertisement For Isaac Greenwood,
Lot # 1482 - [NEWSPAPER] Early American Illustrated Dentistry Advertisement For Isaac Greenwood,
complete original 4 page newspaper, The Continental Journal and Weekly Advertiser (Boston, MA) dated July 11, 1782. American Revolutionary War era newspaper with a back page ILLUSTRATED ad placed by Isaac Greenwood, named by the American Dental Association as the first native born American dentist. ... > Item Details
Jefferson Davis ALS to W. Thompson Cordner, 1876,
Lot # 258 - Jefferson Davis ALS to W. Thompson Cordner, 1876,
Davis (1828-1879). President of the Confederacy. ALS as president of the American office of the Mississippi Valley Society, 3pp, 4 3/8" x 6 7/8", S.S. Adriatic. November 25, 1876. Addressed to W. Thompson Cordner. In January 1876, Davis, who had been left nearly destitute by the Civil War, accepted... > Item Details
<i>Blue Wing</i>, Indian Etching by Dr. P. Kinchelon Baker,
Lot # 379 - Blue Wing, Indian Etching by Dr. P. Kinchelon Baker,
an exquisite etching and drypoint on paper, signed as part of the plate in the lower right and again signed in pencil in lower right margin. Titled Blue Wing in upper right portion of the plate. A personal label from Dr. Baker is on verso, citing 80 Proofs made. 7.5" x 5" sight size, 17.5" x 14.5... > Item Details
42 Star, Converted to 45 Star Flag,
Lot # 1447 - 42 Star, Converted to 45 Star Flag,
machine-sewn cotton with original canton pattern, six rows of seven hand-sewn five pointed linen stars, with three linen stars added between rows three, four, and five, one star out from hoist end, with 2.75" wide canvas hoist with twelve button-hole grommets, 70 x 108". > Item Details
Autographed Photo-Mechanical Print of Sherwood Anderson,
Lot # 1267 - Autographed Photo-Mechanical Print of Sherwood Anderson,
3.5" x 4.5" signed on period mount. Sherwood Anderson (1876–1941), American writer, mainly of short stories, noted works include the collection Winesburg, Ohio. > Item Details
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