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Civil War Engraving After Felix Darley
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
Felix Darley (American, 1822-1888), ca 1860-1880, titled March to the Sea lower margin; 24.5 x 40.25 in.
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1879 Ft. Seldon, New Mexico Letter
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ALS, by 1st Lieut. 9th Cav. John Couline, AAQM. Regarding an account with Mr. L.M. Menger, San Antonio, TX. While the letter isn't particularly stimulating reading, it is an example of a rather rare missive. During the second half of the decade of the 1870s, the Apaches were raiding non-native settl... > Item Details
Napoleon Print by William S. Leney
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Fine Group of Figural Thermoplastic Cases
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Red White and Blue Patriotic Sash,
Lot # 221 - Red White and Blue Patriotic Sash,
brilliant colors, striped with silvered metal fringe border, six 5-pointed stars on each side with red jeweled centers and red, white & blue rosette with matching star in center at bottom for total of 13 stars, quite likely a centennial piece. When worn it would be 24" long at front. Mounted in a ... > Item Details
Two Wheeler Expedition Stereoviews of American Indians Photographed by O'Sullivan
Lot # 155 - Two Wheeler Expedition Stereoviews of American Indians Photographed by O'Sullivan
lot of two, including a flat 4" x 7" arch-top view, on yellow 1st Lieut. Geo. M. Wheeler., Corps of Engineers, Commanding. / Expedition of 1873 imprinted stock, with a War Department, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A. emblem and Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys West of the 100th Meridia... > Item Details
A Montage of Civil War Officers
Lot # 65 - A Montage of Civil War Officers
fifteen albumen cut-outs, most about CDV size with period ink captions, trimmed and affixed to two 8 ½”x 11” sheets of brown paper in the English fashion. Indeed, one of the group cut-outs depicts Lt. Colonel William F. Scarlet, 21st Royal Scots Fusiliers along with unidentified members of his obse... > Item Details
James A. Garfield Cabinet Card Photograph
Lot # 243 - James A. Garfield Cabinet Card Photograph
Ca 1881 albumen photograph on a light gray cabinet mount with gilt imprinted identification and maker mark Murray New York and Boston, below image, blank on verso. > Item Details
<i>Synopsis of the Military Career of General Joe ('Fighting Joe') Wheeler</i>
Lot # 31 - Synopsis of the Military Career of General Joe ('Fighting Joe') Wheeler
Commander of the Cavalry Troops Army of the West. Published in 1865 New York. > Item Details
Five American Indian Photographs
Lot # 110 - Five American Indian Photographs
Lot of 5, including: a circa 1880 cabinet photograph titled in the negative Way-po-ka-rah/a mojave chief, on a moun with gilt beveled edges and a D.A. Markey backmark; an anonymous 6 1/8" x 8 1/8" silver gelatin print of an older Crow man, ca 1900, on a black 10" x 12" mount lacking any imprints or ... > Item Details
W.R. Cross Boudoir Photograph of <i>Indian Camp, Pine Ridge Agency, S.D.</i>
Lot # 133 - W.R. Cross Boudoir Photograph of Indian Camp, Pine Ridge Agency, S.D.
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Lot of Three Swords
Lot # 261 - Lot of Three Swords
2 reproduction model 1860 U.S., German hanger ca 1810-1820. > Item Details
[NATURAL SCIENCE] <i>Introduction to the Study of the Foraminifera</i>
Lot # 182 - [NATURAL SCIENCE] Introduction to the Study of the Foraminifera
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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
Strohmeyer & Wyman Stereoview, <i>Troop A, Ninth U.S. Cavalry</i>
Lot # 98 - Strohmeyer & Wyman Stereoview, Troop A, Ninth U.S. Cavalry
standard size arch-top view on peach Strohmeyer & Wyman stock, with the imprinted caption Troop A, Ninth U.S. Cavalry-Famous Indian Fighters and 1898 copyright line on recto, blank on verso. > Item Details
Tombstone, Arizona Territory City Licenses, 1881
Lot # 274 - Tombstone, Arizona Territory City Licenses, 1881
Lot of 2, each 4.5" x 7.75" partially printed city licenses dated Aug. 2 and Sep. 1, 1881 at Tombstone, Cochise Co., A.T., for the sum of $2.50, for License on the business of Peddler for the term of one month. Each is received from a different businessman and has the hand stamped signature of the ... > Item Details
N.A. Forsyth Stereoview of <i>Duncan MacDonald on His War Horse</i>
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Lot # 62 - CDV of Rear Admiral Joseph Smith
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T. W. Ingersoll Stereoview of <i>Buffalo Hunting, Montana</i>
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<i>Roll Of Honor</i>, Co. R, 15th New Foundland Volunteer Infantry
Lot # 6 - Roll Of Honor, Co. R, 15th New Foundland Volunteer Infantry
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Tintypes of Racers With Their High Wheel Bicycles
Lot # 217 - Tintypes of Racers With Their High Wheel Bicycles
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