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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L. A. Huffman Cabinet Cards of Northern Plains Indians,
Lot # 317 - L. A. Huffman Cabinet Cards of Northern Plains Indians,
lot of 7 albumens all with his Miles City, M.T. imprint; images include Lone Wolf - Crow Scout, The Sisters, White Magpie - Teton, White Bull, Tall Bear - Minneconjoux Medcnman[sic], Hump & Favorite Wives, and an unidentified family portrait of Crow women. > Item Details
Civil War Pass, Ft. Monroe, VA, with Stamp of Provost Marshall Blake,
Lot # 1036 - Civil War Pass, Ft. Monroe, VA, with Stamp of Provost Marshall Blake,
11.5" x 8.5", dated August 20, 1862 and issued for One Man to Camp Hamilton and return without molestation or interruption, by command of Maj Gen Dix; contains a blue stamp of Lieut. W.E. Blake, Dix’s Aide de Camp and Provost Marshall; printed in red with image of an eagle holding a spear and Americ... > Item Details
<i>Notes of a Military Reconnoissance From Fort Leavenworth.....</i>
Lot # 1729 - Notes of a Military Reconnoissance From Fort Leavenworth.....
full title being Notes of a Military Reconnoissance from Fort Leavenworth in Missouri to San Diego in California, Including Parts of the Arkansas Del Norte and Gila Rivers by Lt. Col. W.H. Emory, 1848, Washington, Wendell and Van Benthuyen, 8vo in brown cloth wraps, 614pp, 64 plates and one folding ... > Item Details
1900 Plains Indian Style Beaded Costume from L.E. Stilz & Bro., Philadelphia,
Lot # 1840 - 1900 Plains Indian Style Beaded Costume from L.E. Stilz & Bro., Philadelphia,
bonnet, jacket, pants, belt and illustrated cover from company, with bonnet having domestic turkey feathers, beaded with American Flags, jacket, pants and belt all with matching polychrome bead work on heavy linen fabric, label from Louis E. Stilz & Bros., Philadelphia. Waist size approx. 28". > Item Details
Civil War Archive of Sergt. John P. Farmer, 1st N.H. Cavalry,
Lot # 148 - Civil War Archive of Sergt. John P. Farmer, 1st N.H. Cavalry,
1785-1911, 25 items (3 ALsS to the soldier, 22 documents). A farmer (later stage driver) and native of Francestown, N.H., John P. Farmer enlisted as a private in the 1st New Hampshire Cavalry in March 1864, leaving the service little more than a year later as Quartermaster Sergeant. The Farmer arc... > Item Details
Two ALS & One Autographed Photograph of Railroad Barons,
Lot # 1296 - Two ALS & One Autographed Photograph of Railroad Barons,
includes an ALS on The Boston & Albany Railroad Company letterhead from J.A. Rumrill, Vice President of the company, dated Springfield, March 22, 1881, dealing with private club membership dues; a 2nd ALS on Illinois Central Railroad Company letterhead (7.5" x 9.75") from the President, dated Chicag... > 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
Autographed CDV of Lt. General U.S. Grant,
Lot # 81 - Autographed CDV of Lt. General U.S. Grant,
anonymous, with bold inked inscription below image U.S. Grant Lt. Gen. U.S.A.. U.S. Grant (1822-85) was the leading Union general in the American Civil War and the 18th President of the United States (1869-77). > Item Details
Richard C. McCormick ALsS, War Correspondent, Ariz. Terr. Gov. and Politician,
Lot # 1575 - Richard C. McCormick ALsS, War Correspondent, Ariz. Terr. Gov. and Politician,
McCormick, Richard Cunningham (1832-1901). Two ALsS, first 1p, second 1p front and back, 5.25" x 8.25", "Jamaica, New York", written on Richard C. McCormick letterhead. Both dated 1884. First addressed to Dr. ?, second addressed to Dr. Chaffee. While residing in the Jamaica neighborhood of Queens, N... > Item Details
Photograph of  <i>Juanita</i>, a Laguna Pueblo Indian Woman by Karl Moon,
Lot # 370 - Photograph of Juanita, a Laguna Pueblo Indian Woman by Karl Moon,
gelatin silver print, with Moon's 1900 blindstamp, lower right, tipped onto larger 14.25 x 19" sheet. Typical of Moon's romantic portraiture of Native Americans. > Item Details
Huge Collection of Western Periodicals & Pamphlets,
Lot # 1747 - Huge Collection of Western Periodicals & Pamphlets,
approximately 270 periodicals and pamphlets, including some of the following: Quarterly of the National Association For Outlaw and Lawman History Inc., (142), PLUS Newsletter Little Big Horn Associates, (37), PLUS Relics A Link to Our Pioneer Heritage, (14), PLUS Flayderman & Co. Inc, catalogs (5), ... > Item Details
Two Early Twentieth Century Texas & Oklahoma Oil Rig Photographs,
Lot # 1792 - Two Early Twentieth Century Texas & Oklahoma Oil Rig Photographs,
includes a 29" x 7" silver gelatin print, signed in negative Roberts Studio Barnsaall Okla., matted and framed 11.5" x 33.5", AND 13" x 17" heavily retouched colored photograph of an oil rig as it is catching fire with printed caption below stating that it was taken in Ector Co., Texas on April, 193... > Item Details
Two Early Books on Slavery,
Lot # 1609 - Two Early Books on Slavery,
includes The History of the Slave Trade and Slavery, Ancient and Modern. The Forms of Slavery That Prevailed in Ancient Nations, Particularly in Greece and Rome. The African Slave Trade and the Political history of Slavery in the United States, by W.O. Blake, 1857, Columbus, Ohio, J. & H. Miller, 8v... > Item Details
Five Issues of <i>Journal of the Franklin Institute</i>, 1853-54,
Lot # 289 - Five Issues of Journal of the Franklin Institute, 1853-54,
all 8vo in original printed wraps, includes several issues with articles about proposed canal between Atlantic and Pacific Oceans including a 9.75" x 18" fold-out map entitled Map of Portions of the Rivers Atrato and Mapipi Laid down from observations made by John C. Trautwine Civil Engr. in 1852, l... > Item Details
Currier & Ives Print Ridiculing Jefferson Davis,
Lot # 161 - Currier & Ives Print Ridiculing Jefferson Davis,
12" x 16" black and white with balloon captions on soldiers chasing Jeff Davis dressed as a woman, matted and framed, 19" x 21.5". > Item Details
A Fine Quarter Plate Tintype of a Great Lakes Sailing Ship,
Lot # 12 - A Fine Quarter Plate Tintype of a Great Lakes Sailing Ship,
circa 1870s, taken close to shore, with a busy wharf visible through the sails, and pine-clad hillsides in the distance. Though the scene is unidentified, the image was found in Northern Ohio. Housed in a full leather case. > Item Details
Real Photo Postcard of the Fighter Jack Johnson at Las Vegas,
Lot # 1682 - Real Photo Postcard of the Fighter Jack Johnson at Las Vegas,
3.5" x 5.5", with title typed in negative Johnson-Jeffries Contest. Reno, Nev. July 4, 1910. #14, and photographer's mark Dana Studio San Francisco, photo taken just before the fight between Johnson and James J. Jeffries, while Bill Jordan was introducing Johnson. Also in the image are referee Ricka... > Item Details
Number Two Stereo Brownie With Case,
Lot # 1430 - Number Two Stereo Brownie With Case,
covered in black cloth with leather top mounted carrying strap, push button release opens front for deployment of the accordion-fold stereo lenses with top mounted view finder, 2.5" x 9.75" x 5" high, when closed and 7" front to back when open. Includes original black cloth covered carrying case wit... > Item Details
Political Cartoon Lampooning President U.S. Grant,
Lot # 36 - Political Cartoon Lampooning President U.S. Grant,
entitled Returning to Headquarters, implying Grant was ambivalent toward the suffering during the Panic of 1873, 12" x 19", achivally matted and framed, 18.25" x 23.25". > Item Details
<i>Infanterie greift an. Erlebnis und Erfahrung</i>, by Fieldmarshal Rommel,
Lot # 1173 - Infanterie greift an. Erlebnis und Erfahrung, by Fieldmarshal Rommel,
1942, Potsdam, Ludwig Voggenreiter Verlag, 12mo in illustrated boards with blue cloth spine, 399pp with frontis portrait of Edwin Rommel. > Item Details
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