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.
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<i>Instructions for Officers on Outpost and Patrol Duty</i>, 1861
Lot # 33 - Instructions for Officers on Outpost and Patrol Duty, 1861
An 1861 Government Printing Office booklet abridged from the work of the late Col Arentschild, of the British Service, by an officer of the Adjutant General's Office. 12mo, yellow paper wrap, 23pp plus 6 diagrams. > Item Details
Lot of Five Civil War CDVs
Lot # 63 - Lot of Five Civil War CDVs
Lot of 5, including: an anonymous albumen CDV of a young calvaryman holding a revolver and sword; an anonymous albumen CDV of an infantryman; a W.L. Sutton of Hornellsville, N.Y., backmarked CDV of a seated young man with crutches; an albumen CDV of an engraving of Lincoln; and a chromolithographed ... > Item Details
Portrait of Duncan McDonald, Nez Perce Reporter and Writer
Lot # 94 - Portrait of Duncan McDonald, Nez Perce Reporter and Writer
11" x 14" photomechanical print, pencil inscribed on verso Our old Friend Duncan in front office of Judge Brower - Duncan McDonald, 1840's Trading Post in Flathead. > Item Details
Collection of CDVs and Cabinet Cards, Many by Sarony and Gurney & Son
Lot # 179 - Collection of CDVs and Cabinet Cards, Many by Sarony and Gurney & Son
Lot of 70, most either of famous writers and actresses, such as Lotta Crabtree and Bret Harte by Sarony and Gurney & Son, or portraits with various Cincinnati backmarks. Also some European makers. > Item Details
Captain John W. Trafton, Co. E, 27th MA Infantry, Civil War Escutcheon
Lot # 2 - Captain John W. Trafton, Co. E, 27th MA Infantry, Civil War Escutcheon
A 17.5" x 23.25" chromolithographed escutcheon, finished by hand with Capt. Trafton's service record, regimental emblems, rank, and an albumen portrait cropped from a CDV, in a gilt mat 18.75" x 24.75". > Item Details
Andrew Jackson Secretarial Signed Land Grant
Lot # 129 - Andrew Jackson Secretarial Signed Land Grant
10" x 16" printed on vellum with attached embossed seal, dated August 5, 1834, for 80 acres in the District of Lands subject to sale at Fort Wayne, Indiana, to John Enoch of Champaign County, Ohio. > Item Details
Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of a Large Group of Women
Lot # 205 - Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of a Large Group of Women
A sixth-plate daguerreotype of ten women, possibly teachers. Housed in a half geometric pressed paper case. > Item Details
Colorado Stereoviews, Including Golden, Colorado Saloon View
Lot # 332 - Colorado Stereoviews, Including Golden, Colorado Saloon View
Lot of 3 early Colorado stereoviews, including: an arch-top albumen view, titled in the negative 1748. Silver Plume., on 3.75" x 7" W.H. Jackson & Co. mount showing his Denver address, an arch-top albumen view of a group of men and pack mules on a barren mountain ridge, untitled, on a 4" x 7" mount ... > Item Details
William McKinley Archive Including Shirts Worn by the President
Lot # 275 - William McKinley Archive Including Shirts Worn by the President
Lot of 4, including 2 shirts with McKinley's monogram, one made by Kasker & Kasker/Outfitters/New York, one by Robert Smeaton/Shirt Constructor, a small wooden box with a faded ink inscription referencing McKinley, and a finely engraved colored inaugural invitation of 1897. > 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
William T. Sherman Clipped Signature
Lot # 22 - William T. Sherman Clipped Signature
William Tecumseh Sherman (1820-1891). Clipped signature W.T. Sherman/General in black ink, 1.5" x 3.25", matted and framed with a 4.5" x 6.5" photograph of an older Sherman including his facsimile signature, 12" x 16.5" overall. Sherman is enshrined as one of the America's premier masters of warfa... > Item Details
San Antonio, Texas Street Life Stereoview by Doerr & Jacobson
Lot # 334 - San Antonio, Texas Street Life Stereoview by Doerr & Jacobson
Arch-top albumen views on a standard sized light gray mount with Doerr & Jacobson's verso imprint from their series Street Life in San Antonio, listing several views of which this one is presumably Breakfast on Military Plaza. > Item Details
Indian Agent, Montana Territory, <i>Issues to Indians</i> Document, 1880
Lot # 308 - Indian Agent, Montana Territory, Issues to Indians Document, 1880
Standard Office of Indian Affairs Issues to Indians document with signature line for the Indian Agent at Fort Peck Agency, Montana Territory. However, this document was not used for its intended purpose, but rather as paper for correspondence dated Fort Bufon Sak/July 12, 1880, listing the names of... > Item Details
Biographies of Late 20th Century Presidents
Lot # 149 - Biographies of Late 20th Century Presidents
Lot of 14. Biographies and analysis of John F. Kennedy (5); Lyndon B. Johnson (6); and Ronald Reagan (3). > Item Details
<i>Illumination of the Pan-American Exposition</i>, Plus Related Photographs
Lot # 250 - Illumination of the Pan-American Exposition, Plus Related Photographs
Lot of 5, including: a 7.25" x 9.25" string-bound booklet titled Illumination of the Pan-American Exposition, with the 1901 copyright of A. Wittemann, Publisher of American Views/250 Adams St., Brooklyn, N.Y./The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y. on the inside cover, containing fifteen 4.5" x 6.25" moun... > Item Details
Alexander Ramsey, Minnesota Governor, Civil War Commission Signed
Lot # 16 - Alexander Ramsey, Minnesota Governor, Civil War Commission Signed
Commission for Alpheus C. Barrick of Rice County, Minnesota, to Second Lieutenant in the the Seventh Regiment Minnesota Volunteers, dated August 26, 1862 at St. Paul. Signed L Alex. Ramsey in black ink and affixed with the seal of the Adjutant General's Office. 11" x 15", matted 15.75" x 19.5" over... > Item Details
Civil War Letter Written From Camp Boyle, KY
Lot # 17 - Civil War Letter Written From Camp Boyle, KY
4 pp letter to family from "R.P. Risinger." He describes a scouting expedition in the vicinity of Burkesville, KY along the Cumberland River. The river was a natural boundary between a border state and the Confederacy. There was mostly raiding and skirmishing in the area, but apparently a lot of tha... > Item Details
Historical Engraving of Lincoln by Alexander Hay Ritchie,
Lot # 111 - Historical Engraving of Lincoln by Alexander Hay Ritchie,
Alexander Hay Ritchie (Scottish, 1822-1895) titled Reading of the Emancipation Proclamation, dated 1866, in period frame; 27 x 37 in. > Item Details
Custer's Last Fight Anheuser-Busch Chromolithograph
Lot # 72 - Custer's Last Fight Anheuser-Busch Chromolithograph
Lot includes the print and original frame, which are no longer matted together. Printed in 1896 by The Milwaukee Litho Co. (lower right), the iconic chromolithograph, 32" x 42", is a dramatic depiction of General Custer standing defiantly with his sword suspended in the air as members of the 7th Ca... > Item Details
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