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Civil War-Era Documents and Manuscripts
1/9/2015 - American History: Timed Online Auction - ends 1/19
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.
Est $100 - $200
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1889 Clark County, Ind., Voters Broadside,
Lot # - 1889 Clark County, Ind., Voters Broadside,
9" x 20" and dated 1889 with detailed text descriptions of each of the polling places in the county, printed by Clark County Record Print, Charlestown, Ind. > Item Details
[Glass] Glass Stereoviews of France and the Alps
Lot # - [Glass] Glass Stereoviews of France and the Alps
Lot of 14 glass stereoviews, ca 1927-34, each dated and titled on the passe-partout mat.  Most views feature a woman in the frame, and subjects include Lake Annecy, Pont-en-Royan, Perros-Guirec, scenes near Chamonix, Vosges, Chaos de Montpellier-le-Vieux, Glacier de Bionnassay, Col de Aravis, G... > Item Details
Scott's <i>Infantry Tactics</i>, Inscribed by Col. John Burke, 63rd New York Infantry, WIA Seven Days Battles
Lot # - Scott's Infantry Tactics, Inscribed by Col. John Burke, 63rd New York Infantry, WIA Seven Days Battles
Scott, Maj. Gen. Winfield. Infantry Tactics: or, Rules for the Exercise and Manoeuvres of the United States' Infantry. New York: Harper & Brothers, 1855, Vol. III. 24mo, half leather, 25 folding plates, 181pp. Previous owner's name on ffep, "Captn. John Burke, New York, Jany. 1, 1857." John Burk... > Item Details
Wisconsin Police Officer With Badge, CDV
Lot # - Wisconsin Police Officer With Badge, CDV
with backmark of August Schneider, Milwaukee, Wis., showing a man in a three-piece suit wearing Milwaukee Police badge #130. > Item Details
<i>Utes Ignacio, High Chief</i> Photomechanical Print
Lot # - 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
Indian Wars State Militia Photograph,
Lot # - Indian Wars State Militia Photograph,
albumen, 4.25” x 9.25” showing infantry unit, in two ranks, front kneeling and back standing with shouldered arms and officers and color bearer to left, all in front of a large brick store with painted sign on wall reading Cagle's Cash Store/Staple and Fancy Groceries./Hardware Glassware Queensware ... > Item Details
George Barker Large Format Photograph of Niagara Falls
Lot # - George Barker Large Format Photograph of Niagara Falls
Albumen photograph measuring 20.75 x 16.5 in., on 22 x 28 in. mount. > Item Details
Hand-Colored Map of Clark County, Ind.,
Lot # - Hand-Colored Map of Clark County, Ind.,
25" x 41" entitled Clark Co., Indiana., dated 1904, Rand McNally & Co. > Item Details
Lindbergh Baby Kidnaping <i>$25,000 Reward</i> Broadside, 1932
Lot # - Lindbergh Baby Kidnaping $25,000 Reward Broadside, 1932
Lot of 3, including framed broadside and two books about Lindbergh. Full description coming soon > Item Details
J. Smolinski's Patent Model for Porcelain Ware Stove, 1838
Lot # - J. Smolinski's Patent Model for Porcelain Ware Stove, 1838
American, 1838.  A tin patent model for a porcelain firing system, with original label for patent, as well as Rundle Gilbert auction label; ht. 12.75 in. > Item Details
Reuben Marmaduke Potter LS
Lot # - Reuben Marmaduke Potter LS
1p, 8 x 10 in., U.S. Arsenal, 28 April 1856. Secretarial cover letter for a property return form signed by Major Reuben M[armaduke] Potter. Reuben Marmarduke Potter was born in New Jersey. By the time of the Texas Revolution, Anglo settlers outnumbered Mexican-born citizens by about 4 to 1. Potte... > Item Details
<i>Columbian Centinel</i>, Vol. XXVII, No. 42, July 29, 1797
Lot # - Columbian Centinel, Vol. XXVII, No. 42, July 29, 1797
4pp, 12" x 20". The Columbian Centinel was published by Benjamin Russell, one of the country's most famous and influential early journalists, from 1790-1840 and was one of the most important organs of the Federalist Party. The cover story relates to a treaty between the United States and his Catho... > Item Details
Photographs of American Indian Women
Lot # - Photographs of American Indian Women
Lot of 3. All 2.5 x 5.75 in. with vertical image orientation, not mounted on cards. One with woman making a basket in front of brush building. Second with a woman and young child in front of same type structure. Third with woman with a load of kindling. Possibly Paiute. > Item Details
CDV of A Young Artist or Photograph Painter
Lot # - CDV of A Young Artist or Photograph Painter
A cdv photograph of a young man seated at a table, who appears to be painting a photograph or putting the final touches on a landscape painting, with photographer's imprint Whittemore, Rochester, N.H. below image. > Item Details
A  Bit of Humor and Wisdom, Lot of 2 Signed Books
Lot # - A Bit of Humor and Wisdom, Lot of 2 Signed Books
[Aurandt] Harvey, Paul (1918-2009). The Rest of the Story. Garden City: Hanover House, 1956. 8vo, turquoise blue cloth with gilt spine, w/dj, not clipped, 217pp. Inscribed on ffep To Jim Emery / Merry Christmas '56 / from / Paul Harvey. Rare first edition of a book that would be republished many... > Item Details
H.H. Bennett Stereoview, <i>Among the Winnebagoes / Shooting Wa-ne-gra - Duck</i>
Lot # - H.H. Bennett Stereoview, Among the Winnebagoes / Shooting Wa-ne-gra - Duck
Standard-size view from H.H. Bennett's series Wanderings among the Wonders and Beauties of Wisconsin Scenery, titled No. 273 / Among the Winnebagoes / Shooting Wa-ne-gra - Duck. > Item Details
Spanish-American War Soldier Memorials
Lot # - Spanish-American War Soldier Memorials
First memorial, 19" x 24" lithograph published by Britton and Rey S.F. Text reads A Cuspide Corona/The People of California to August Jansen, Private for Service in the Spanish American War 1898-1899. Second memorial, 22.5" x 18.5". Troop C, 2nd U.S. Cavalry with individual soldiers' names. > Item Details
Circa 1902 Vernacular Photograph Album
Two 19th Century Copy Books, & Autograph Book,
Lot # - Two 19th Century Copy Books, & Autograph Book,
smallest dated 1870, Blotter dated 1879, autograph book dated 1861-64, with occasional later notes. 12mo in red leather boards with gilt front, ffep with Alice E. Palmer, Wyoming, NY. The first few autographs are from soldiers in the 130th New York Vols., Aug. 1862, Camp Portage. Most of the enliste... > Item Details
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