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Bust of a Civil War Soldier
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
rear of statue stamped Parting Shot by Karselis 1989 and numbered 17/2500. 11" x 18" 17lbs.

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C.R. Savage Boudoir Card Photograph of <i>Temple Block, Salt Lake</i>
Lot # 306 - C.R. Savage Boudoir Card Photograph of Temple Block, Salt Lake
Albumen photograph, ca 1880s, titled in the negative Temple Block, Salt Lake. C.R. Savage. Photo. and imprinted on verso C.R. Savage, Art Bazar, Salt Lake City, Utah. / A complete assortment of Views of the Great West, showing the Salt Lake Temple under construction beside the completed Mormon Taber... > Item Details
Cabinet Card of Plateau Indians with White Gentleman
Lot # 146 - Cabinet Card of Plateau Indians with White Gentleman
Silver gelatin print on a C.W. Hansen, Lewiston imprinted cabinet mount, showing seven Indians of varying ages and styles of dress posed with a large white man. Framed, 7.5" x 9.5" overall. Not removed from frame for examination, so any verso imprints or inscriptions unknown. > Item Details
Two Civil War Cavalry Trooper CDVs
Lot # 56 - Two Civil War Cavalry Trooper CDVs
Lot of two, including one of a standing cavalry trooper with a Meade Brothers backmark showing a Broadway address, with pencil inscriptions Nellie on recto and J. Travis on verso, and a CDV of an anonymous cavalry trooper on an anonymous card with double gilt line border. > Item Details
<i>Major General Franz Sigel</i> Lithograph by Currier & Ives
Lot # 11 - Major General Franz Sigel Lithograph by Currier & Ives
Hand colored, titled in the print Major-Gen'l Franz Sigel/The Hero of the West., with undated Currier & Ives copyright line. 10" x 14.5", 13.25" x 18.25" with frame. > Item Details
L.A. Huffman Collotype of Two Moon at Custer Battlefield
Lot # 114 - L.A. Huffman Collotype of Two Moon at Custer Battlefield
8" x 10" colored collotype, with Huffman's 1913 copyright in the negative. Laton Alton Huffman opened his first photographic studio in December 1878 at the military post of Fort Keogh, Montana Territory where he made portraits of the soldiers, Indians and cowboys near the fort, and buffalos. Vent... > Item Details
Samuel Du Pont, American Naval Officer, CDV by Brady
Lot # 67 - Samuel Du Pont, American Naval Officer, CDV by Brady
On an E.&H.T. Anthony backmarked card noting the photo comes from a Brady negative, pencil id'd on recto. Samuel Francis DuPont (1803-1865), born into the prominent du Pont family known for its eponymous chemical company which was then his uncle's gunpowder company, did not let his family's consider... > Item Details
U.S. Grant and Cabinet Stereoview
Lot # 244 - U.S. Grant and Cabinet Stereoview
Ca 1876 arch-top albumen views on a standard size yellow mount imprinted Centennial Views/Boston and Concord beside images. Verso affixed with printed paper label listing available Boston and Concord, Massachusetts, views of which 21. Residence of Judge Hoar with President Grant and Cabinet is unde... > Item Details
E. & H.T. Anthony Stereoviews of California
Lot # 292 - E. & H.T. Anthony Stereoviews of California
Lot of 8, including a view on a 3.25" x 6.75" yellow mount lacking a recto imprint, with Views Along The Line Of The Pacific Rail Road, No. 7133 / Serrated Rocks or Devil's Slide, Weber River, Upper Weber Canyon, Union Pacific Rail Road and Anthony's New York address on a printed paper label applied... > Item Details
Framed Albumen of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Michael P. Small & Staff
Lot # 89 - Framed Albumen of Bvt. Brig. Gen. Michael P. Small & Staff
5.5 x 7.5 in. oval albumen on 8 x 10 in. mount with gold imprint of “Wearn & Hix, Columbia, SC.” Inked around the bottom of the oval opening are two names (in different hand) that appear to read, “(?) A. Hayne A.D.C. to Brig. Genl Small. H.L. Shrewsbury (?) Maj.& A.D.C. to Maj. Genl.” A line prece... > Item Details
Colorado Boudoir Cards by W.E. Hook, Colorado Springs, CO, Plus
Lot # 309 - Colorado Boudoir Cards by W.E. Hook, Colorado Springs, CO, Plus
Lot of 32 ca 1880s-1890s albumen photographs on boudoir card mounts(8.5" x 5.25"). 24 are blind stamped below the image The W.E. Hook Wholesale View Co., Colorado Springs, Colo. with Hook Photo and the title in the negative. Titles include: Seven Falls, Cheyenne Canon, 185; Pillars of Hercules, Che... > Item Details
[CIVIL WAR] Books about the Army of the Cumberland
Lot # 23 - [CIVIL WAR] Books about the Army of the Cumberland
Lot of 2. Van Horne, Thomas B. History of the Army of the Cumberland: Its Organization, Campaigns, and Battles, Written at the Request of Major-General George H. Thomas. Cincinnati: Robert Clarke & Co., 1875, Vol. 1 only. 8vo in red cloth, gilt on front and spine. Originally issued as two text volum... > 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 George Meade CDV
Lot # 46 - General George Meade CDV
an unflattering, sparrow-like view of the otherwise distinguished-looking Meade by J.E. McClees, Philadelphia. Carte is ink signed G. G. Meade/Com. A.P. beneath portrait, though probably not in Meade's hand. The victor at Gettysburg made the mistake of allowing Lee to escape and later relinquished... > Item Details
N.A. Forsyth Stereoview of <i>Duncan MacDonald on His War Horse</i>
Lot # 136 - N.A. Forsyth Stereoview of Duncan MacDonald on His War Horse
Ca 1907-1908 silver gelatin prints on a standard size gray mount with the imprinted title Duncan MacDonald on His War Horse on recto and Forsyth's Butte, Mont. handstamp on verso. See "Plural sovereignties and contemporary indigenous literature" By Stuart Christie > Item Details
Collection of Civil War-Related Books
Lot # 21 - Collection of Civil War-Related Books
Lot of 11 books, including: The Photographic History of the Civil War. Francis Trevelyan Miller, Editor in Chief, with introductions by Henry Steele Commager. New York: Thomas Yoseloff, 1957. Volumes 1-6 and 9-10 of 10, two volumes per book. 4to, blue cloth wraps with library index number inscrib... > Item Details
G.A.R. Medals, Lot of 11
Lot # 84 - G.A.R. Medals, Lot of 11
Includes cello button with Comrade Samuel S. Karr and ribbons indicating this was the 29th Annual Reunion, August 9, 1911, Glenwood Park, NY on one and "Steuben Rangers," 86th New York Volunteer Veterans Ass'n on the other. With a cabinet card of Samuel Karr of NY. The 86th was recruited in Steuben,... > Item Details
1899 $1 Silver Certificate
Lot # 188 - 1899 $1 Silver Certificate
large size "Black Eagle" $1 Silver Certificate, Series 1899, s/n E99834623A, Elliot/White signatures, Lincoln and Grant portraits, inscribed Dec. 31/21 in ink in blank area center-left on obverse. > Item Details
Bust Portrait of George Washington
Sixth Plate Tintype of Unknown Foreign Soldier
Lot # 68 - Sixth Plate Tintype of Unknown Foreign Soldier
portrait of an older NCO uniformed in an unusually embellished short frock coat with collar trim and integral cloth musician’s or light infantry wings lightly tinted red. Solid cuffs with overlying flaps are also tinted red as are one set of chevrons that suggest the rank of corporal. He wears a w... > Item Details
Group of Rare Double Sixth-Plate Figural Thermoplastic Cases
Lot # 202 - Group of Rare Double Sixth-Plate Figural Thermoplastic Cases
Lot of five scarce 3.75" x 6.25" cases, each which opens to reveal space for four matted sixth-plate photographs, including a dark mahogany case featuring a floral arrangement motif, housing two hand-tinted ambrotype portraits of sisters and two empty spaces, PLUS two cases featuring an identical sc... > Item Details
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