Lot 11    

Fine Half Plate Tintype of a Drug Store,
2008, Historic Americana Auction, Dec 4 & 5
with eleven men and boys standing in a dirt street with sections of cut logs inset to make a rude "crosswalk." The storefront displays a large sign advertising "Iron Bitters". Young trees suggest the building was only recently built. Housed in a full leather case.
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N.Y. Bricklayers Union 14K Gold Waltham Presentation Watch,
Lot # 507 - N.Y. Bricklayers Union 14K Gold Waltham Presentation Watch,
open face Waltham 21-jewel pocket watch with applied 2-color gold medallion of this labor union on reverse. Interior of movement cover engraved Presented to John Hatrick By The Officers & Members B.U. No. 34 N.Y.C. In Honor Of Fifty Years In B.M.P.I.U. Dec. 3, 1937, case marked Keystone 14K, serial ... > Item Details
Group of Erotic Real Photo Post Cards,
Lot # 1405 - Group of Erotic Real Photo Post Cards,
lot of 16, all sepia-toned images of lovely, if scantily clad, young ladies in various provocative poses, all marked with entwined cipher and Regist. and different 3-digit numbers, ca 1920-30s. > Item Details
Oklahoma Territory Appearance Bond Signed By Marshall
Lot # 432 - Oklahoma Territory Appearance Bond Signed By Marshall "Big Bill" Tilghman,
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Four Stacy Cabinet Cards of Buffalo Bill's <i>Wild West </i> Performers,
Lot # 1844 - Four Stacy Cabinet Cards of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Performers,
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Unpublished Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Attributed as Lt. Colonel  <i>Wm. Wing Loring, </i>USA and CSA (1818-1886),
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[AFRICAN WILDLIFE] Johnson, Osa, One Signed,
Lot # 1327 - [AFRICAN WILDLIFE] Johnson, Osa, One Signed,
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A Library of Reference Books & Pamphlets on Western Indian Wars,
Lot # 1192 - A Library of Reference Books & Pamphlets on Western Indian Wars,
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Two Large Format Albumen Photographs from <i>Gardner's Sketchbook</i>,
Lot # 131 - Two Large Format Albumen Photographs from Gardner's Sketchbook,
both 7" x 9" attached to original printed card stock mounts entitled Appomattox Station, Virginia No. 97 April 1865; and Ruins of Petersburg and Richmond Railroad Bridge, No. 88 April 1864, first by T.H. O'Sullivan, and 2nd by A. Gardner, both printed by Gardner, with attached text page from book. > Item Details
D.F. Barry Cabinet Card of <i>Crows Foot</i>, Sitting Bull's Son,
Lot # 1217 - D.F. Barry Cabinet Card of Crows Foot, Sitting Bull's Son,
with Barry's West Superior imprint and inked printed title on mount, Crow Foot (Sitting Bull's Son). > Item Details
40 Star Printed Muslin U.S. National Flag,
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with canton pattern having 5 rows of 8 stars, canvas hoist with two brass grommets, and inked inscription on hoist T. Ayers, 48" x 80". > Item Details
17-Jewel Howard Pocket Watch Presented to QM Sgt. R.C. Durland, from 161st Co. C.A.C.,
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Sixth Plate Memorial Ambrotype of Frederick Lander in Uniform,
Lot # 1132 - Sixth Plate Memorial Ambrotype of Frederick Lander in Uniform,
with photographed oval scrollwork surround in original stamped brass foil frame with hanger and paper backing.Frederick West Lander (1821–62) western explorer, general in the Union Army during the American Civil War, and author of many patriotic poems. > Item Details
B. F. Guernsey Colorado Stereoview of a Hunting Party,
Lot # 1815 - B. F. Guernsey Colorado Stereoview of a Hunting Party,
ca 1880 on buff cabinet sized mount. A posed scene, with the party and their camp stove, tent and covered wagon. A Spencer carbine leans against a wagon axle. > Item Details
1821-24 <i>Cummings & Hilliard No. 1 Cornhill Boston</i> World Atlas,
Lot # 1492 - 1821-24 Cummings & Hilliard No. 1 Cornhill Boston World Atlas,
4to in marbled laid paper wraps, with 8 full-page and 2 double-page hand-colored maps including double-page world showing each hemisphere; North America, partial North American; map showing Texas as part of Mexico, Arkansas Territory, Part of Louisiana or Missouri Territory, North West Territory, an... > Item Details
Pair of Mexico Silver Mining Silver Gelatin Photographs,
Lot # 1409 - Pair of Mexico Silver Mining Silver Gelatin Photographs,
both 4.75" x 7.75" on original gray card stock (8" x 10") with manuscript titles below including View of La Cata mine, showing some dumps with women scavenging dump for smelt-able ore, AND View showing three mines of Guanajuato Old Mexico. > Item Details
Small Folio Currier & Ives, <i>Death of General Robert E. Lee</i>,
Lot # 1011 - Small Folio Currier & Ives, Death of General Robert E. Lee,
9" x 12", mounted on card stock and framed (14" x 17"), dated 1870. > Item Details
1812 Partially Printed Crew List for the Privateer Brig <i>Adventure</i>,
Lot # 272 - 1812 Partially Printed Crew List for the Privateer Brig Adventure,
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Photograph of Indian Council at Driving of the Last Spike of the NPRR By F.J. Haynes,
Lot # 332 - Photograph of Indian Council at Driving of the Last Spike of the NPRR By F.J. Haynes,
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Rare Photo-Finish of a Triple Dead Heat,
Lot # 1693 - Rare Photo-Finish of a Triple Dead Heat,
10" x 12" photograph of a triple dead heat at Aqueduct Racecourse in New York on June 10, 1944. Front of photo marked Photo for Win by Jones Precision Photo Finish. Back of photograph with the following horse's names inked in Brownie, Bossuet and Wait-a-Bet. Carter Handicap > Item Details
Twelve Scarce Double-Sided Movie Theater Lobby Cards,
Lot # 1003 - Twelve Scarce Double-Sided Movie Theater Lobby Cards,
9.5" x 12.5", advertising the following films: I Love You Again starring William Powell and Myrna Loy; Crossroads starring William Powell and Hedy Lamarr; Billy the Kid starring Robert Taylor; Comrade X starring Clark Gable and Hedy Lamarr; Boom Town starring Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy, Claudette Co... > Item Details
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