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Sweet Caporal Lady Actress Cards Including Topless Portrait
Special Collections: American History, Nov. 11th, 2010
Lot of 9, 1.5" x 2.5", with Absolutely Pure / The Old Reliable Sweet Caporal Cigarette / Has Stood the Test of Time. / More Sold Than All Other Brands Combined printed on verso. Includes a rare topless portrait, of a Mrs. Fitzherbert.

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Toning as expected, edge wear, else very good.
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[WASHINGTON] <i>The Will of George Washington</i>, 1800
Lot # 120 - [WASHINGTON] The Will of George Washington, 1800
Washington, George. Alexandria: Printed from the Record of the County Court of Fairfax, 1800. 16mo, 32pp. Fine binding in black leather outer, red leather pastedowns, watered silk endpapers, gilt designs all over covers, including spine ends. Inside rear board Bound by C. Walters and signed Curtis W... > Item Details
Large Group of GAR, Political Advertising and Other Pinbacks,  and Medals,
Lot # 30 - Large Group of GAR, Political Advertising and Other Pinbacks, and Medals,
lot of 120 plus. Includes 12 GAR medals and pinbacks, a variety of political cellos including: Teddy Roosevelt, William Jennings Bryant, McKinley-Hobart, William Howard Taft, Woodrow Wilson, Lowden, Nixon-Lodge, PLUS other gubernatorial pinbacks including: a rare prohibition cello pinback, a 1917 Bo... > Item Details
Military Frame With Crossed Rifles
Lot # 166 - Military Frame With Crossed Rifles
cast iron frame, 6" x 7.5" overall, with an eagle and crossed rifles above a 3.5" diameter viewing area, painted green with gold accents. > Item Details
Colorado and Grand Canyon of the Arkansas Photographs
Lot # 190 - Colorado and Grand Canyon of the Arkansas Photographs
Lot of three, including a 5" x 8" photo of a pack mule on a inclined track wearing a sign reading I HELPED TO BUILD PIKES PEAK RAILROAD, copyrighted Oct. 14, 1891, on a The W.E. Hook Wholesome View Co., Colorado Springs, Colo. imprinted mount. Also included are two smaller photos labeled Clear Cree... > Item Details
Longfellow, Henry, <i>The Belfry of Bruges</i>, First Edition from Eugene Field Library
Lot # 118 - Longfellow, Henry, The Belfry of Bruges, First Edition from Eugene Field Library
Longfellow, Henry W. Cambridge: John Owen, 1845 on wrapper which is bound in; 1846 on tp. 16mo, bound in half-leather with marbled paper, endpapers matching, gilt on 5-band spine, 149pp. With Eugene Field and Nov. 1892 in blue ink on ffep. William Butts is suspicious of this notation, since the blue... > Item Details
Comic Civil War Political Engraving About Copperheads,
Lot # 3 - Comic Civil War Political Engraving About Copperheads,
3” x 5.5”, with 8 lines of text along left side reading Right Off/For Salt River!/By Way of Delaware Bay!/The K.G.C. Steamer Copperhead, Capt. Charles/Brown (Tinder Box), Master. The T.B. Captain Brown/having been ordered off from Richmond by the ungrateful/Jeff. Davis. Will proceed direct to Salt R... > Item Details
Wells Fargo & Co. Express Ephemera, Early 20th Century,
Lot # 180 - Wells Fargo & Co. Express Ephemera, Early 20th Century,
lot of 4. Includes Register of Way-Bills Forwarded, 8.75 x 9.5 in., plain cardboard covers with cloth tape spine; unusued. Front label pre-printed for 19___. Driver's Receipt Book, obl. 4.25 x 8.5 in. Preprinted for 191__; unused. Express Classification and Tables of Graduated Charges....Issued Apri... > Item Details
Confederate Money Collection
Lot # 27 - Confederate Money Collection
Lot of 12. Six five dollar denominations, dated September 2, 1861 (3), December 2, 1862 (2), and April 6, 1863 (1), and six ten dollar denominations, dated September 2, 1861 (2), December 2, 1862 (2), April 6, 1863 (2), and February 17, 1864 (1). All signed and mint-marked Richmond. > Item Details
Two General Orders from the Mexican War, 1848
Lot # 57 - Two General Orders from the Mexican War, 1848
Lot includes: General Orders - No. 3, dated 3 Jan 1848, Mexico, describing a military commission which heard charges against Richard Albert Singleton, TN Vols., for murder; Thomas Figaroa for theft; John T. Misiner for stealing public property; Jose Maria Garcillasso for Purchasing arms from an Amer... > Item Details
13 Star Naval Jack,
Lot # 160 - 13 Star Naval Jack,
31" x 42", machine-sewn wool with machine sewn linen 5-pointed stars arranged on canton with larger star in center, surrounded by eight smaller stars with four smaller stars at corners, canvas hoist with two brass grommets. > Item Details
World War I <i>For Home and Country</i> Poster
Lot # 63 - World War I For Home and Country Poster
20" x 30", WWI Victory Liberty Loan poster by Alfred Everitt Orr (1886-1949), published by the New York Lithographic Co. in 1918. For Home and Country above a soldier hugging wife and child with Victory Liberty Loan at bottom and Alfred Everitt Orr - 18 at l.r. > Item Details
Civil War Letter Archive of George A. Howe, Co. H, Ohio 148th Infantry
Lot # 8 - Civil War Letter Archive of George A. Howe, Co. H, Ohio 148th Infantry
George Augustus Howe letters, 1861, 1864. Belpre Home Guards and 148th Ohio Infantry; 22 letters (7 in Belpre Home Guards; 15 in 148th Ohio). George Augustus Howe served in the Belpre Home Guards at the start of the Civil War, and enlisted for a second stint in the military when he was inducted into... > Item Details
CDV of A Sioux by <i>W.R. Cross</i>
Lot # 77 - CDV of A Sioux by W.R. Cross
with his Niobrara, Neb. backmark, placing the photo ca 1868-1878, inscribed Ma-toke-Naz[?], Lakota in black ink and Red Skirt in pencil on verso, showing an older Sioux man sitting in studio wrapped in a blanket and holding a pipe. > Item Details
Pair of Signed E. Garcia Spurs
Lot # 184 - Pair of Signed E. Garcia Spurs
Stainless steel with one face completely covered with sheet silver and engraved with floral scroll work, inside yoke is 3.15 in. with original leather with engraved nickel mounts. > Item Details
1937 Ohio River Flood Photographs,
Lot # 165 - 1937 Ohio River Flood Photographs,
in obl. binder 12 x 23.75", black "leatherette" with Ohio River Flood, January-February 1937 in gilt on front. Panoramic aerial images 9.5 x 19" with hand lettered captions in white on black "construction paper" pages. Taken Jan. 25, 1937: Huntington, W. Va. (2, views from different directions); Dam... > Item Details
Spanish-American and Boer War Stereoviews
Lot # 62 - Spanish-American and Boer War Stereoviews
Lot of 19. Most on curved cream card stock imprinted Strohmeyer & Wyman, Publishers, New York, N.Y. and Sold only by Underwood & Underwood on recto, showing various Spanish-American War scenes, PLUS one U.S. Naval Review view on pink stock published by the Keystone View Company, PLUS a Boer War view... > Item Details
Civil War Snuff Box
Lot # 48 - Civil War Snuff Box
polished horn, 1.75" x 3.5" x 1" high elliptic cylinder, wood reinforced with metal bands at each side of the hinged lid, with a metal nameplate on lid that has no inscription. > Item Details
Two Mid-Twentieth Century Western Saddle Catalogs,
Lot # 177 - Two Mid-Twentieth Century Western Saddle Catalogs,
both are 8vo size is illustrated self wraps, titles include Catalog No. 18-19 For 1931 N. Porter Saddle & Harness Company Phoenix, Arizona, 48pp, many illustrated including a number of fine Porter saddles, Crocket spurs and bits, Navajo saddle blankets, Stetson hats, sterling mounts and more, AND La... > Item Details
Two Fine Western U.S. Photographs of Early Agriculture,
Lot # 192 - Two Fine Western U.S. Photographs of Early Agriculture,
includes a ca. 1890,unmounted, 6 x 8" image, titled in negative Clawson Shearing Crew at Rob Roy Shearing Pens and Sheep Shearing Newcastle, Wyoming in inked manuscript on verso. AND a ca. 1890 warm-toned gelatin print titled on verso Thrashing. Abilene, Kans. > Item Details
Civil War Letter To Wife From Camp Near Potomac, 1863
Lot # 17 - Civil War Letter To Wife From Camp Near Potomac, 1863
Possibly written by William Bryan, Co. M, 8th IL Cavalry. 3pp letter, dated Camp near Potomac Creek, Va, March 17 1863, and addressed to My darling wife. Bryan is describing the state of his recovery after an unspecified injury or illness when not pouting about how much he misses his wife. Includ... > Item Details
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