Lot 357    

Buffalo Bill Cleveland, Ohio Glass Negative
3/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
Half-plate glass negative plus a modern 8" x 12" print from the negative, showing a large crowd gathered around performers and tepees on the public square of Cleveland, Ohio, with trains/streetcars in the background.
Sold: $117.50
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
1838 Diary Discussing Whig Party Convention & the National Election
Lot # 126 - 1838 Diary Discussing Whig Party Convention & the National Election
Medical student’s diary, July-Sept. 1838. 24 pp. Although the author of this diary is unrecorded, he appears to have been a young man reading medicine in a private practice in Saint Lawrence County, New York. More certain still is that he was a young man who had grand dreams for his future and s... > Item Details
<i>Commodore Foote & the Fairy Queen</i> with William Ellinger CDV
Lot # 183 - Commodore Foote & the Fairy Queen with William Ellinger CDV
With backmark of J.Q.A. Tresize of Zanesville, Ohio, a canceled two cent revenue stamp, and the period pencil inscription Com. Foote & Sister & Col. Ellinger on verso. Ellinger was the Baltimore promoter who managed the diminutive brother and sister duo. > Item Details
Touching Postmortem Ambrotype of Mother and Child
Lot # 166 - Touching Postmortem Ambrotype of Mother and Child
A quarter-plate ambrotype of a young mother staring into the camera with empty eyes, holding her one-to-two year old daughter. Exceptionally tinted, bringing out the blue-gray of the mother's tasseled dress and the lavender and green plaid of her deceased daughter's. Housed in a simple full leathe... > Item Details
Abraham Lincoln Related CDVs, Plus
Lot # 268 - Abraham Lincoln Related CDVs, Plus
Lot of 12, including: an anonymous albumen CDV from a portrait of Lincoln; a mechanically printed CDV of an engraving of Lincoln with printed identification A. Lincoln on recto and verso imprint of R.C. Treat/Chicago; a similar mechanically printed CDV of Mrs. Lincoln, with the verso stamp of Golden... > Item Details
Biographies of Founding Fathers and Early 19th Century Presidents
Lot # 144 - Biographies of Founding Fathers and Early 19th Century Presidents
Lot of 15 volumes. Includes George Washington (4); John Adams; Thomas Jefferson (7); John Quincy Adams (2) and James K. Polk. > Item Details
Crayon Portrait of Civil War Soldier with Wife
Lot # 1 - Crayon Portrait of Civil War Soldier with Wife
A soldier of indistinguishable rank and allegiance with his wife. Under glass in wood and gesso frame, 21.25" x 26.25" (sight) 31" x 26" (overall). > Item Details
Collection of Tobacco Cards With Bust Portraits of Native Americans
Lot # 109 - Collection of Tobacco Cards With Bust Portraits of Native Americans
25 tobacco card prints, measuring 2.25 x 1.5 in., each featuring a chromolithographed bust portrait of a Native American chief and identified by his English name and tribe. This series of 50 cards was originally issued by Allen & Ginter in 1888, then re-issued by British American Tobacco in 1930. ... > Item Details
Collection of Racist Stereoviews
Lot # 288 - Collection of Racist Stereoviews
Lot of 25 stereoviews, including albumen, silver gelatin, and chromolithographed views, mostly from major publisher's such as Keystone, Underwood, and Strohmeyer & Wyman, and most with a racist caption written in stereotypical dialect. > Item Details
St. Louis World's Fair Souvenir Beer Stein
Lot # 252 - St. Louis World's Fair Souvenir Beer Stein
5.5" high with pewter lid. St. Louis, Mo. and World's Fair on either side of the painted miniature stein with a gnome-like archer in between. 828 stamped in the design. > Item Details
Tintype of Young African American Child Identified as <i>Annie B.</i>
Lot # 241 - Tintype of Young African American Child Identified as Annie B.
A sixth-plate tintype of a young African American girl, inked on the plate Annie B./Abram[Abrams?]. > Item Details
Wittick Photograph of Navajo Mother, Child, and Cradled Infant
Lot # 101 - Wittick Photograph of Navajo Mother, Child, and Cradled Infant
7.25 x 4.5 in. unmounted print, ca 1885, of a mother nursing her infant. Later pencil note on verso identifies her as Navajo. > Item Details
Painted Plaster Bust of T. Roosevelt by Mike Makras
Lot # 107 - Painted Plaster Bust of T. Roosevelt by Mike Makras
Mike Makras (American, 20th century), titled T. Roosevelt 1901, signed on left side of base, dated 1968; ht. 16.25 in. > Item Details
1873 Virginia Republican and Conservative State Tickets
Lot # 273 - 1873 Virginia Republican and Conservative State Tickets
Lot of 10 tickets, including: 5 tickets for 1873 Virginia election. Heading reads Conservative State Ticket, Election Tuesday, Nov. 4, 1873. Features James L. Kemper running for governor and John C. Robertson running for Senate, among other politicians running for office. Tickets are identical, exce... > Item Details
<i>Metropolitan Opera</i> Programs, 1950s-1960s
Lot # 154 - Metropolitan Opera Programs, 1950s-1960s
Lot of 8, from the seasons of: 1950-1951 (1) 1951-1952 (1) 1952-1953 (2) 1963-1964 (4) > Item Details
F.A. Rinehart American Indian Prints
Lot # 90 - F.A. Rinehart American Indian Prints
Six 6" x 8" prints framed together, 14.75" x 49.5" overall. The prints each have Rinehart's 1898-1899 Omaha copyright at lower left and identifications at upper left, including: Chief Louison -Flatheads-; Chief Hollow Horn Bear -Sioux-; Chief Josh- San Carlos Apache; Hattie Tom -Chiricahua Apache; ... > Item Details
Christian Barthelmess Boudoir Photographs of Northern Cheyenne Women
Lot # 100 - Christian Barthelmess Boudoir Photographs of Northern Cheyenne Women
Lot of 2, each ca 1890 albumen prints on boudoir card mounts with Barthelmess' Fort Keogh, Montana, backmark. One shows a mounted Northern Cheyenne mother holding a beaded cradleboard, while her two young daughters in a caged travois look directly into the camera, and the other shows two young wome... > Item Details
<i>National Military Home of Ohio</i> Chromolithograph
Lot # 119 - National Military Home of Ohio Chromolithograph
A bird's-eye view of this sprawling institution published by The Henderson Lithographing Co. Cincinnati, O., copyright 1898; 24" x 32", mounted in original wood and gesso frame, 27.25" x 35.25" overall. > Item Details
Fine Collection of Ninth Plate Geometric Cases
Lot # 188 - Fine Collection of Ninth Plate Geometric Cases
Lot of 25 ninth-plate thermoplastic cases, most in very good condition and including several scarce designs in black, brown, light brown, and mahogany. Most of the cases house portrait images in various conditions, including 11 ambrotypes and 12 tintypes. Two cases do not contain a photograph, and... > Item Details
L.A. Huffman Collotype of a Western Cattle Drive
Lot # 346 - L.A. Huffman Collotype of a Western Cattle Drive
7 x 20" panorama, with Huffman's handstamp at lower right and 1913 copyright in the plate at lower left. 12.5" x 25" with frame. > Item Details
Mahogany Table Stereoscope, Probably English
Lot # 177 - Mahogany Table Stereoscope, Probably English
Solid mahogany, 11" x 12" x 21.5" high. No markings, but almost certainly English or Scottish, adjustable occulars, double hinged lid with mirror, and hand-turned transport mechanism with space for 50 views, of which 12 are occupied. These twelve views are comprised mostly of ca 1870s views of Sco... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: