Lot 14    

Confederate Envelope Addressed to Maj. Gen. Mansfield Lovell
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
Confederate envelope addressed in ink to Major Gen. M. Lovell / Care of General Joseph E. Johnston / near Dallas, Ga., with blue ink postal stamps reading PAID and COLUMBIA S.C. JUN 4 and pencil inscribed E.M. Lovell / June 3, 1864 / Rec'd June 8th on back of envelope. General Mansfield Lovell (1822-1884) had been relieved of command by this point in the war for allowing the Capture of New Orleans.

Condition:  
Opened with instrument at top, expected edge wear, even toning, else very good.
Sold: $58.75
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
General Brooks's Eulogy on George Washington
Lot # 178 - General Brooks's Eulogy on George Washington
An Eulogy On General Washington; Delivered Before The Inhabitants Of The Town Of Medford, Agreeably To Their Vote, At The Request Of Their Committee, On The 13th of January, 1800. Eulogy delivered by John Brooks, A.M. M.M.S. & A.A.S. Boston: Samuel Hall, 1800. 8vo (8.5" x 5.5"), 15 pp. Period ink ... > Item Details
Civil War Era Sewing Kit
Lot # 76 - Civil War Era Sewing Kit
Lot of 3, including a package of Blood's Patent Helix Needles, dated 1863, with five needles remaining, a pair of small metal scissors, and a hand-carved bone thread hook, with L x M on one side and A x C below a flower on the other. > Item Details
Irwin & Mankins Cabinet Card of American Indian
Lot # 115 - Irwin & Mankins Cabinet Card of American Indian
Ca 1890Silver gelatin print on a scalloped edge mount with Irwin & Mankins' Duncan, I.T., imprint on recto and Mr. J.E. Graither/Duncan I.T. pencil inscribed on verso. > Item Details
<i>Hasty Pudding</i> Playbill Featuring Oliver Wendell Holmes
Lot # 181 - Hasty Pudding Playbill Featuring Oliver Wendell Holmes
6" x 13.25" playbill advertising a June 19, 1860 performance of Raising the Wind and the opera Norma at the Hasty Pudding Club Theatre, here jokingly referred to as the Hastipoudini Academy of Music, at Harvard University. The cast for The Refreshing Comedietta "Raising the Wind" includes a young O... > Item Details
Zeppelin ZR-3 Photograph Entering Air Dock at Lakehurst, NJ, 1924
Lot # 268 - Zeppelin ZR-3 Photograph Entering Air Dock at Lakehurst, NJ, 1924
A silver gelatin panoramic photograph titled ZR-3 Entering Hangar First Time / Naval Air Station / Lakehurst, N.J. Oct. 15 1924, and signed Clements / #7921 in negative; 8.75 x 44 in., framed and glazed, 14 x 50 in. This photograph was taken after the ZR-3's flight across the Atlantic from Germany. ... > Item Details
[CIVIL WAR] <i>Official Army Register for September, 1861</i> Paymaster's Copy
Lot # 24 - [CIVIL WAR] Official Army Register for September, 1861 Paymaster's Copy
[Washington, DC]: U.S. Government, War Dept., 1 Sept. 1861, 1862, 1863. 12mo, half leather, 87, 108 and 151 pp. On title page: Recording Division - Regulars - Room 6, Paymr. Genl's Office. Not to be taken from this room. The Sept. 1861 issue indicates the officers who resigned when the war started. ... > Item Details
Roosevelt and Garner Lithograph
Lot # 238 - Roosevelt and Garner Lithograph
A pair of partially hand tinted lithographs from the 1932 presidential election. Lithographs depict the democratic nominees for president and vice president. Shows Roosevelt standing nobly amongst cheering individuals. Other lithograph shows vice presidential nominee John Nance Garner marching trium... > Item Details
<i>Bear's Belly - Arikara</i> by Edward Curtis,
Lot # 117 - Bear's Belly - Arikara by Edward Curtis,
A photogravure from Edward Curtis' The North American Indian, titled Bear's Belly - Arikara (Plate 159), from copyrighted photograph by Curtis, 1908, produced by John Andrew & Son; matted, 12.5" x 16.5" (sight), 18" x 22" overall. > Item Details
Ben Wittick Photograph of a Hopi Maiden
Lot # 153 - Ben Wittick Photograph of a Hopi Maiden
Silver gelatin print, 4" x 6", from the negative of a photo likely taken in 1884 when Wittick traveled Atlantic & Pacific Railroad through Northern Arizona, with Wittick Photo and Moqui Indian girl of Hraipi Pueblo, A.T. inscribed in the negative. "Moqui" was another name used to refer to the Hopi ... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of an Aged Gentleman
Lot # 209 - Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of an Aged Gentleman
half-length portrait of the well-dressed unidentified man housed in a full pressed paper floral case. > Item Details
Kurz & Allison Chromolithograph <i>The Battle of Franklin</i>
Lot # 7 - Kurz & Allison Chromolithograph The Battle of Franklin
showing the battle of Battle of Franklin, dated November 30, 1864 and includes the numbered loss of life l.l., marked l.r. copyrighted 1891 by Kurz & Allison Art Publishers, Chicago, IL. > Item Details
Yellowstone Photographs by Haynes
Lot # 290 - Yellowstone Photographs by Haynes
Lot of 8, each an albumen print on a 9" x 12.5" mount, with Haynes-Photo. and a printed title in the negative, including: 3592 Giant Geyser; 3587 Riverside Geyser; 3609 Castle and Beehive Geyser; 3612 Geyser Basin from Geyser Hill; 3614 Bee Hive Geyser; 3631 Yellowstone Lake. Mt. Sheridan;... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Early War Vounteer,
Lot # 40 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Early War Vounteer,
a portrait of an unidentified private wearing state-issue eight button jacket with outside slash pocket and forage cap without insignia. > Item Details
Cowboy and Western Landscape Photograph Album
Lot # 287 - Cowboy and Western Landscape Photograph Album
7" x 11" black string-bound album, gilt imprinted Photographs on front cover, 50pp, half of which have never been used. The 32 included photographs are all 5" x 7" prints, ca 1930s, showing mountain landscapes, cowboys, and a parade through an unidentified Western town. > Item Details
CDV of General Jesse Reno KIA South Mountain
Lot # 43 - CDV of General Jesse Reno KIA South Mountain
on plain white stock with Reno in pencil below image and a J.E. McClees backmark showing his Philadelphia address. General Jesse L. Reno (1823-1862) served as an officer in the Mexican-American War and a Union Major General in the Civil War, and was killed while fighting alongside his troops at the... > Item Details
Napoleon Print by William S. Leney
Lot # 166 - Napoleon Print by William S. Leney
William S. Leney (British, 1769-1831) titled Napoleon at Maltmaison lower margin, printer's mark l.r.; 21 x 14.5 in. > Item Details
Small Bale of <i>Slave Cotton</i>
Lot # 255 - Small Bale of Slave Cotton
Cotton wrapped in burlap, affixed with an paper label inked Slave Cotton/Atlanta, Geo. and bound in string; ca 1865; 3" x 4.5" x 2" high. > Item Details
General Motors Train Advertisements, <i>Across the New Frontier</i>
Lot # 271 - General Motors Train Advertisements, Across the New Frontier
Lot of six prints, each professionally matted and framed under glass, 12" x 14" (sight), 14.25" x 18.25" overall. One frame contains the original portfolio cover on verso, which notes that this collection, titled Across the New Frontier and published for the Electro-Motive Division/General Motors Co... > Item Details
Civil War CDVs of CSA & Union Commanders of the Battle of Gettysburg
Lot # 38 - Civil War CDVs of CSA & Union Commanders of the Battle of Gettysburg
13 CDVs on an 18" x 20" mount with the inked title Commanders of the Battle of Gettysburg July 1,2,3, - 1863 and inked identifications below each carte. Union generals Meade, Hooker, Slocum, Reynolds, Sedgwick, Newton, Howard, and Pleasanton, and Confederate generals Lee, Ewell, Stuart, Hill, and G... > Item Details
Carl Moon Portrait of a Navajo
Lot # 149 - Carl Moon Portrait of a Navajo
15.5" x 12" print on board in original 23.5" x 20" wooden frame. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: