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CDV of a Photographer and His Camera,
2008, Historic Americana Auction, Dec 4 & 5
anonymous studio portrait of a bearded photographer with his camera resting on tripod platform.

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Scattered light spotting, else VG.
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1872 <i>Atlas Map of Jersey County, Illinois</i>
Lot # 1494 - 1872 Atlas Map of Jersey County, Illinois
anonymous, 1872, Davenport, Iowa, Andrew, Lyter & Co., large folio in embossed green cloth boards, 95pp with 17 colored maps and all engravings of farmsteads and villages. > Item Details
Indiana Civil War Morton Scouts Militia Document,
Lot # 1058 - Indiana Civil War Morton Scouts Militia Document,
10” x 13” partially printed document being Civil War Militia appointment of 2nd Lt. John Heavenridge of Morton Scouts, dated May 8, 1863, and signed by the Governor, Oliver P. Morton, framed, 11” x 13.7”. > Item Details
Complete Set of <i>The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion</i>,
Lot # 162 - Complete Set of The Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion,
United States, Surgeon General's Office. Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1870-1888. 6 vols. 4to, green cloth, Vol. 1, Part 1: 1091 pp; Vol. 1, Part 2: 869 pp; Vol. 1, Part 3: 989 pp; Vol. 2, Part 1: 650 pp; Vol. 2, Part 2: 1024 pp; Vol. 2, Part 3: 986 pp. First edition, a mix of first ... > Item Details
A Superior Confederate CDV Album,
Lot # 116 - A Superior Confederate CDV Album,
a collection of 17 identified commercial engravings of mostly western theater Confederate Generals amongst another seven staff grade majors-colonels plus a carte of Lieut. Maury, CSN, two Confederate cabinet officers, and a Generals of the South composite. The album appears to be an immediate post-... > Item Details
CDV of George Armstrong Custer,
Lot # 463 - CDV of George Armstrong Custer,
as Lieutenant Colonel with imprint below image S. Wing No. 23 Front Street, Monroe, Mich.. Illustrated in Katz' Custer in Photographs (K-117V), dated March 1873. A contemporary CDV issued by Simon Wing, Monroe, Michigan, copied from the original albumen print by Bingham and Craver. Verso includes in... > Item Details
7th Cavalry Tobacco Return Signed by George Armstrong Custer,
Lot # 478 - 7th Cavalry Tobacco Return Signed by George Armstrong Custer,
standard US military Tobacco Return, 11 x 17", for 1 Feb. 1874, for Co. L, 7th Cavalry. Boldly signed G A Custer, with rank of Bvt. Maj. General written by clerk below. Rec'd at Fort Abraham Lincoln (now Bismarck), D.T. Clearly Custer had arrived in the region well before his expedition into the Bla... > Item Details
Three <i>Uncle Tom's Cabin</i> Theatre Posters,
Lot # 1596 - Three Uncle Tom's Cabin Theatre Posters,
all full sheet posters, includes photomechanical movie poster, 27.5" x 41" with scene of Eliza being chased by hounds, PLUS 2nd photomechanical movie poster, 28" x 42" with several vignette scenes from movie, AND a text only poster white on red ground, 28" x 42". > Item Details
CDV of Asst. Surgeon Edward H.R. Revere, 20th Mass.--KIA at Antietam,
Lot # 92 - CDV of Asst. Surgeon Edward H.R. Revere, 20th Mass.--KIA at Antietam,
a wartime copy shot vignette by “Whipple, Boston” ink identified in unknown hand, Asst. Surgeon/E.H.R. Revere/20th Regiment/Fell in the battle/of Antietam Sept. 17th 1862 with blue-green two cent revenue stamp on verso. Edward Hutchins Robbins Revere was another grandson of Revolutionary War hero Pa... > Item Details
CDV of George Armstrong Custer,
Lot # 470 - CDV of George Armstrong Custer,
as Major General. Illustrated in Katz' Custer in Photographs [K-68], dated May 1865, by John Goldin & Co. Verso includes Goldin & Co. backmark and the following handwritten manuscript Gen. Geo A. Custer 7th Cav. > Item Details
Scarce 39 Star Double Medallion American Flag,
Lot # 237 - Scarce 39 Star Double Medallion American Flag,
43.25" x 85.5", all hand-sewn linen with canton pattern having larger central star surrounded by two rings of 14 and 20 smaller stars with four corner stars, on each face of canton, sleeve-type hoist. This flag was made with the assumption that the Dakotas were to enter the Union as a single state, ... > Item Details
<i>Curiosities of Natural History</i>, by Buckland,
Lot # 1347 - Curiosities of Natural History, by Buckland,
Buckland, Francis T. New York: Follett, Foster & Co., 1864, 2 vols. 12mo in embossed green cloth boards, 443 & 441pp with frontis in each volume. > Item Details
Civil War Ironstone Union Hospital Bed Shield,
Lot # 1133 - Civil War Ironstone Union Hospital Bed Shield,
it is a 2" x 2" white ironstone shield-shaped tag with transfer printed black number 119, with two as made screw mounting holes. These shields were attached to Union Army hospital beds in order to easily identify the patient. This shield was removed from Harper Hospital during a demolition of 1866. ... > Item Details
Two George Armstrong Custer Swiss Music Boxes,
Lot # 1760 - Two George Armstrong Custer Swiss Music Boxes,
single comb, single tune Garry Owen, an Irish tune that became the unofficial marching song of General Custer's 7th United States Cavalry, made in Switzerland by Reuge, in fine working condition, 4.25" x 3.25" x 2.25". Includes a reproduction of photograph of Major General George Custer, taken May 1... > Item Details
Three Pairs of Spurs Including Flemming,
Lot # 397 - Three Pairs of Spurs Including Flemming,
includes an early pair of ranch made spurs with engraved and applied silver geometric ornaments, to yoke and high arched shank, rowel with 16 spikes, inside heel 3.25", button caps for leather are 1801 silver dime sized coins, old tooled leather straps, PLUS a 1940s Flemming pair with wrought steel ... > Item Details
Arthur S. Mole Photograph Album Presented to Newton D. Baker, Secretary of War under Wilson,
Lot # 15 - Arthur S. Mole Photograph Album Presented to Newton D. Baker, Secretary of War under Wilson,
folio, with morocco boards, and gilt title Hon. Newton D. Baker, Sec'y of War/Living and Symbolic Design Photographs, Composed of Officers and Men in U.S. Army and Navy Service. Mole and Thomas, Photographers. Inscribed to Baker from the designer and photographer John D. Thomas and Arthur S. Mole. D... > Item Details
CDVs of Jeff Davis & Andrew Johnson,
Lot # 1519 - CDVs of Jeff Davis & Andrew Johnson,
both engravings, 1st a comic view of Jeff Davis in woman's outfit with printed humorous captions, imprint of G.C. Bingham & Co., Detroit, AND portrait of Andrew Johnson with imprint of Joseph Ward, Boston. > Item Details
Charleston, South Carolina. <i>Slave Tag</i> Marked <i>Servant</i>, Dated <i>1843</i>,
Lot # 42 - Charleston, South Carolina. Slave Tag Marked Servant, Dated 1843,
1.75" square, stamped copper with arched *Charleston* above 1843 over Servant, over 1140. > Item Details
Rare Mammoth Plate Alexander Gardner Photograph of Abraham Lincoln,
Lot # 24 - Rare Mammoth Plate Alexander Gardner Photograph of Abraham Lincoln,
15 x 18.5" albumen print mounted on larger gold ruled 18 x 22" cream mount with Gardner's imprint. Inscribed in ink on verso Abraham Lincoln. Sunday Morning Febry 26th 1865. (Presented to O.P. Taylor by Dr. Chas. Gentrick (sp?) then residing at Washington). The last photograph of Lincoln -- only ... > Item Details
Life Mask of Lincoln by Volk, & Bust,
Lot # 1535 - Life Mask of Lincoln by Volk, & Bust,
8" wide x 9.5" high x 5.5" deep, plaster in bronze painted finish..During Lincoln's visit to Chicago in early 1860 to argue a court case, sculptor Leonard Volk asked him to sit for a bust. In order to save time Volk created a life mask. Lincoln's comments on this process were anything but agreeable... > Item Details
GAR Membership Medals Plus,
Lot # 203 - GAR Membership Medals Plus,
includes five 2-part bronze and flag ribbon members medals, all 3.25" long; two different Bird Colonels GAR pinbacks with enameled backs; a gold oak leaf pinback GAR bar; two brass GAR collar buttons; and a 1" GAR cello pinback. > Item Details
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