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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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Companion Images of British Subject
Lot # 71 - Companion Images of British Subject
an animated sixth plate tintype group shot and CDV of a British junior officer wearing double breasted dark blue undress frock coat with brass buttons and military pattern forage cap. In the tintype he sports a pair of Smith and Wesson revolvers, one displayed prominently for the camera by a pard.... > Item Details
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
Samuel C. Morton's 1858-1865 Manuscript Legal Copy Book
Lot # 170 - Samuel C. Morton's 1858-1865 Manuscript Legal Copy Book
Jan. 26, 1858 to Oct. 25, 1865. 263 pre-numbered pages filled (about half of the copybook). Blotter paper and four oiled sheets still present. Mostly related to real estate transactions and some mentions of railroads. Morton was a consultant on rail issues. A search turns up the Report of the Phila... > Item Details
<i>World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago</i> Souvenir Tickets
Lot # 223 - World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago Souvenir Tickets
Lot includes 4 tickets and original envelope in which they came. After the end of the Exposition on Oct 30, 1893, all remaining tickets were sold to the Caxton Company of Chicago which sold them as souvenirs. These four tickets, all beautifully printed by the American Bank Note Co., each feature a... > Item Details
W.S. Soule Photographs of Commanche Chiefs
Lot # 123 - W.S. Soule Photographs of Commanche Chiefs
Lot of 2 copy photographs, each 4" x 5.5." on 7" x 8.75" mounts, copyrighted in the negative Copyright 1901 by Pioneer Roll Paper Co. One is titled in the negative Asa-to-yet or "Grey Leggins" Commanche Chief, showing the chief holding a Colt revolver. The other is titled in the negative Ter Her Y... > Item Details
Civil War Cavalry Images by Brady
Lot # 66 - Civil War Cavalry Images by Brady
Lot of 6 photographs on 4 similar mounts inked with Photo By Brady and the titles below the prints, including: a 5.75" x 7.5" print on an 8" x 10" mount, titled Cooking in the Army of the Potomac; a 5.5" x 7.5" print on a 10" x 12" mount titled Pontoon and Dam Across Bull Run; a 7.25" x 9.25" print ... > Item Details
Lot of Three Swords
Lot # 261 - Lot of Three Swords
2 reproduction model 1860 U.S., German hanger ca 1810-1820. > Item Details
Roland Reed Photographs of American Indians
Lot # 118 - Roland Reed Photographs of American Indians
Lot of 8 photographs by Roland Reed (1864-1934), famous Native American Indian photographer. Includes 11 x 13.75 in. photo of five indians sitting on rocks near a waterfall. Reverse side labeled in pencil Piegan's Mont. Brown Matt. PLUS 9.75 x 12 in. photo of Indian chief near shore gazing into the ... > Item Details
Civil War 7th OVI Folk Art Box
Lot # 80 - Civil War 7th OVI Folk Art Box
pine, 7.5" x 11" x 5.25" high, painted black with a crudely carved shield eagle on the front face, over the metal locking mechanism (which no longer works). The top features a sunken nameplate area which is carved ??????? Tyler/7th OVI and the bottom of the box has the partly legible pencil inscrip... > Item Details
[CIVIL WAR] Medical and Surgical History
Lot # 26 - [CIVIL WAR] Medical and Surgical History
Barnes, Joseph K. and Woodward, Joseph Janvier. Medical and Surgical History of the War of the Rebellion. Part II. Volume I. Medical History. Washington (DC): GPO, 1879. 4to, green cloth, 869pp. Much of the volume concerns diarrhea and dysentery, with many plates of colons. As unappetizing as the su... > Item Details
Confederate Ship Captain, C.J. Relyea Engraved Cane, Plus
Lot # 186 - Confederate Ship Captain, C.J. Relyea Engraved Cane, Plus
Lot of 2, including a cane belonging to C.J. Relyea, Confederate Ship Captain of the CSS Planter, the only captain to have his ship stolen by slaves, and a carved Mexican souvenir cane. Relyea's cane, primarily made of snakewood, is 35.875 in. long overall; with a yellow and rose-gold knob, not mark... > Item Details
Civil War Bible of Lt. Henry K. Stevens, CSN, KIA Bayou Teche
Lot # 28 - Civil War Bible of Lt. Henry K. Stevens, CSN, KIA Bayou Teche
The Holy Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments. Oxford: Printed at the University Press, for the British and Foreign Bible Society, 1857. Small Pica 8vo, ornate embossed black leather wraps with gilt-titled spine, marbleized endpapers. FFEP is ink inscribed Grace T. Stevens / with the love of... > Item Details
<i>Special Town Meeting</i>, Upper Pittsgrove, New Jersey, 1865 Broadside
Lot # 22 - Special Town Meeting, Upper Pittsgrove, New Jersey, 1865 Broadside
Dated March 27, 1865, for a town meeting on April 4th ...for the purpose of authorizing the raisin by tax of a sum sufficient to pay bounties for volunteers, by virtue of Act of the Legislature, approved March 2, 1865.; 12" x 12", framed, 13.5" x 14" overall. > Item Details
E.A. Hegg Photograph of <i>Dyea, Alaska</i>
Lot # 297 - E.A. Hegg Photograph of Dyea, Alaska
6" x 8" silver gelatin print inscribed in the negative Dyea, Alaska and E.A. Hegg, on a 9" x 11" mount with verso hand stamp of the Olympic News Stand in Dyea. Dyea was established almost overnight at the outbreak of the Klondike Gold Rush in 1897. Situated at the head of the famous Chilkoot Trail,... > Item Details
Ninth Plate Daguerreotype of Fireman Holding Trumpet
Lot # 210 - Ninth Plate Daguerreotype of Fireman Holding Trumpet
c.1850, an unidentified fireman wearing distinctive early wide-brimmed fire hat made of leather, this with painted “MOUNT FAIR” on either side of stylized St. Florian, the adopted protector of firefighters. This man is protected by a thick wool double-breasted coat with large, plain buttons over whi... > Item Details
Early 20th Century Railroad Construction Photographs
Lot # 272 - Early 20th Century Railroad Construction Photographs
Lot of seven, including: two 4.75" x 7.75" albumen photographs on similar 8" x 10" gray mounts, with no imprints or inscriptions, showing different views of the same lumber mill; three 4.75" x 6.75" albumen photographs on similar 7" x 9" cream embossed border mounts with no imprints or inscriptions,... > Item Details
Fine Portrait of a <i>Killer Woman</i>, Cheyenne, by Snell
Lot # 122 - Fine Portrait of a Killer Woman, Cheyenne, by Snell
Albumen, ca 1880, with gilt imprint of E.B. Snell's Elite Gallery of Wellington, Ks. below image, ink inscribed on verso Killer Woman, Cheyenne, Mother of "Riding on Cloud." The elderly Killer Woman is seated with a cane in one hand and displays a feathered doll with the other. > Item Details
British Enfield Bayonet with Scabbard.
Illustrated 1876 Reprint of First U.S. Railroad,
Lot # 270 - Illustrated 1876 Reprint of First U.S. Railroad,
12 x 13", entitled the Old Time News. The First Steam Locomotive and Passenger Train ever Run in America, reprinted in Chicago on January 1st, 1876. > 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
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