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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.

Toning as expected, edge wear, else very good.
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Civil War Era Letter with Battle of Monroe Content
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Rhode Island Civil War Recognition Certificate
Lot # 19 - Rhode Island Civil War Recognition Certificate
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Photographs of Armed Cowboys and Cowgirl
Lot # 188 - Photographs of Armed Cowboys and Cowgirl
Lot of three, including two anonymous ca 1890s photographs, one of a armed cowboy and his horse, one of an armed cowgirl and her horse, both taken on the plains, seemingly at the same time, and possibly a couple, PLUS a photo of a cavalryman and his horse marked Medley Photo. New York mounted on an ... > Item Details
Two <i>Gurney, NY</i> Sixth Plate Daguerreotypes
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Gunnison and Denver, Colorado Boudoir Cards
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California <i>Old Mining</i> Photograph by Geo. Edw. Hall
Lot # 194 - California Old Mining Photograph by Geo. Edw. Hall
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Buffalo Bill Cabinet Cards by <i>Stacy</i>
Lot # 200 - Buffalo Bill Cabinet Cards by Stacy
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Entertainer Margaret Speaks TLS
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Stereoview of Interior of <i>Appleton's</i> Photographic Establishment
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with imprinted advertisement for D. Appleton & Co., Stereoscopic Emporium of New York, and a list of available views on verso. This view shows three customers and a clerk inside the store. > Item Details
William Henry Jackson Photomechanical Print of <i>Ute Chief Sevara and Family</i>
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39-Star Silk U.S. Flag
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ca 1889, 12" x 17", silk, with stars arranged in rows of 6-7-7-6-7-6. A scarce flag as the 39-star flag never legally existed and is probably the result of a flag maker betting on the accession of the Dakota Territory as a single state in 1889. In reality the Dakotas joined the Union as two states... > Item Details
Hollywood Film Stills From Various Movies, Including Musicals
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Confederate Veteran, Stonewell Brigade Photograph
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Upton Stereoview of <i>Red River Carts from Pembina</i>
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President's Message on <i>Condition of the South</i>
Lot # 29 - President's Message on Condition of the South
108pp, 8vo, string-bound. Addressed to the Senate by President Andrew Johnson, dated Washington, D.C ., December 18, 1865, beginning with the line, In reply to the resolution adopted by the Senate on the 12th instant, I have the honor to state, that the rebellion waged by a portion of the people ag... > Item Details
Programme of Re-Raising Fort Sumter Flag
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Robert E. Lee Lithograph
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