Lot 83    

Civil War-Era Documents and Manuscripts
1/19/2015 - American History: Timed Auction
Lot of 4, including:

an Ohio Volunteer Militia appointment of John Haywood to 2nd Sergeant, Company I, 3rd Regiment O.V.M, signed by commanding officer Lawrence L. Meacham(?) at Westerville, Ohio, August 29, 1863; approximately 9" x 12", professionally framed and matted under glass, 13.5" x 16.25" overall,

a note written by Geo A. McKnight, Cap't Com'dg 12th N.Y. Battery dated Camp 12th N.Y. Battery / April 3d, 1864 addressed to the quartermaster

a Requisition for Forage for the private horses of J.H. Thompson, 12th NY, Surgeon in Charge, at Berlin, November 1, 1862, framed in double-sided glass, 12.5" x 14.75" overall,

and a 24.25" x 12.5" double-sided mat containing a shipping invoice dated February 19, 1864 at Alexandria for delivery of goods by U.S. Army rail to General Ingalls and Provost Marshal General Marsena Patrick at Brandy Station, Virgina, and a note dated April 7, 1864 at Brandy Station, signed Sam'l Morrison Quartermaster, 99th Pa. Vols.


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[World at War] World War II Posters 
Lot # 300 - [World at War] World War II Posters 
American, includes two World War II posters, both issued by the United States Food Administration titled Sir, Don't waste while your wife saves Adopt the doctrine of the clean plate - do your share and the second titled This is what God gives us What are you giving so that others may live? Eat less... > Item Details
1851 Ireland Census Records of Meehan Family of County Mayo
Lot # 197 - 1851 Ireland Census Records of Meehan Family of County Mayo
Partially printed Certified Copy from the Public Record Office of Ireland, dated January 3, 1910, in which farmer Michael Meehan's family is listed. With mid-20th century postal envelope addressed to USA. 15.75" x 15.25" flat. > Item Details
Framed Albumen Photograph of Ulysses S. Grant
Lot # 116 - Framed Albumen Photograph of Ulysses S. Grant
Albumen print of an engraving of Ulysses S. Grant in civilian clothing, ca 1868-70.  5 x 7 in., sight, framed to 12.25 x 14 in. > Item Details
<i>Tinsie Moore</i> Steamer Letterhead, Alabama, 1897
Lot # 248 - Tinsie Moore Steamer Letterhead, Alabama, 1897
2pp, 5.75" x 9.5", dated April 10, 1897 at Montgomery, Alabama, penned by T.H. Moore, whose name appears on the letterhead as General Manager, informing a customer of schedules and rates between Montgomery, Selma, and Mobile. The Tinsie Moore, completed at Wheeling, WV, in 1890, was a wooden sternwh... > Item Details
Franklin Delano Roosevelt, <i>In Memoriam</i> Program
Lot # 130 - Franklin Delano Roosevelt, In Memoriam Program
1p, 8 x 11 in., printed, Sunday, 15 April 1945. Order of Service for Memorial for Franklin Delano Roosevelt at the U.S. Naval Station. Block cut out at top (0.25 x 2 in.) under "United States Naval Station," that might have identified the original addressee. Wilson had appointed him A... > Item Details
<i>Utes Ignacio, High Chief</i> Photomechanical Print
Lot # 275 - Utes Ignacio, High Chief Photomechanical Print
title stamped in l.l. corner and Copyright 1899, by Detroit Photographic Co in l.r.; approximately 6.5" x 8.75", professionally framed, 11.5" x 13.5" overall. The photograph shows Southern Ute High Chief Ignacio in a collared shirt with colorful plaid kerchief and a blue vest pinned with a police-st... > Item Details
William McKinley Campaign Lithograph
Lot # 121 - William McKinley Campaign Lithograph
A large format Yours Very Truly lithograph of William McKinley with facsimile autograph below. Compliments of the Henderson-Achert-Krebs Litho. Co., Cin., O. Black on white, sight 19.5" x 25.5". Overall 24.5" x 30.75". > Item Details
English Fox Hunting Engraving, Published by Ackermann from a Dean Wolstenholme Painting
Lot # 237 - English Fox Hunting Engraving, Published by Ackermann from a Dean Wolstenholme Painting
Hand-colored engraving titled Fox Hunting, from a painting by Dean Wolstenholme, engraved by Sutherland, published by R. Ackermann, London.  Plate impression is 10.25 x 28.25, measures 13.75 x 31.5 overall with frame. > Item Details
Early 20th Century Authors, Journalists, & Poets, Group of Autographs
Lot # 226 - Early 20th Century Authors, Journalists, & Poets, Group of Autographs
Lot of 9, including: Mary E. Woolley TNS; Oscar Odd McIntyre signed photo; Heywood Broun TNS; Irwin Cobb TNS; Henry Kitchell Webster ANS; Edgar Guest TNS and signed photo. Plus William F. Buckley, Jr., typed letter with printed signature and postcard with printed Robert Taft, Jr. signature. All of t... > Item Details
Photograph of a Western Mining Town
Lot # 254 - Photograph of a Western Mining Town
Silver gelatin photograph, 11.25 x 19.25 in., framed to 13.25 x 21.25 in.  The photograph shows a small hillside mining town somewhere in the American West, probably Nevada or California, with a small church under construction and several mounted men at center, accompanied by pack horses and se... > Item Details
45-Star Parade Flag
Lot # 139 - 45-Star Parade Flag
Ca 1896-1907, printed cotton, 9" x 13", professionally framed to 17" x 20". > Item Details
Two Collar Boxes with Thermoplastic Lids
Lot # 170 - Two Collar Boxes with Thermoplastic Lids
Lot of 2, each 4.75 x 4.75 x 3.125 in. high with 4.75 in. square thermoplastic lids, one featuring the Virginia Washington Monument in Richmond (completed in 1858) and one with various symbols of Freemasony. Both stamped Ward's on the front wood face, and the masonic box with a Scovill Mfg. Co. sta... > Item Details
Lantern Slides of African American Subjects, Plus
Lot # 288 - Lantern Slides of African American Subjects, Plus
Lot of 7, including: Underwood & Underwood lantern slide 389-4686-Arctic Explorers at Cape Sabine and Baffin Bay, including a black subject. Hand-colored lantern slide in wood mount with the stamp of T.H. McAllister / Optician N.Y., with seven racially stereotyped depictions of African Ame... > Item Details
US WWII and Post-War National Flags, Lot of Five
Lot # 140 - US WWII and Post-War National Flags, Lot of Five
5 assorted US flags: two 48-star, 32 x 58" and 56 x 96"; two 50-star, 36 x 58" and regiment-size; one Bicentennial flag measures 24 x 36". > Item Details
Department of the South Civil War Commanders, Photograph
Lot # 69 - Department of the South Civil War Commanders, Photograph
Dated Department of the South, Hilton Head, S.C. July 1863 and id'd as Major Moses R Morgan, Chief Commissary, Major Genl Quincy A. Gilmore, Major Dwight Bannister, Chief Paymaster, Lt. Colonel J.R. Elwell, Chief Quartermaster. Framed with photocopy of verso inscription, 7.5" x 9.5" sight, 12" x 14... > Item Details
Exceptional Framed Montage Photograph of <i>7th N.Y.V.A.</i> Officer-Casualties
Lot # 71 - Exceptional Framed Montage Photograph of 7th N.Y.V.A. Officer-Casualties
An aesthetically pleasing custom mosaic consisting of 18 albumen worked in two concentric circles around a slightly larger oval albumen of Col. Lewis O. Morris, Killed at Cold Harbor, Va. by Sharpshooter, June 4, 1864, each officer roughly 2” mounted on white stock with printed captions beneath, pub... > Item Details
Tintype of a Young Couple
Lot # 15 - Tintype of a Young Couple
sharp sixth-plate image of a young woman in a black dress and hat leaning on a seated young man in a suit. > Item Details
<i>Contemplation</i>, Silver Gelatin Photograph
Lot # 24 - Contemplation, Silver Gelatin Photograph
Silver gelatin print titled on frame backing Contemplation.  Also inked Dugento, possibly the photographer.  10.5 x 13.5 in. (sight), professionally framed to 14 x 17.5 in. > Item Details
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