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Major General Franz Sigel Lithograph by Currier & Ives
2/3/2011 - ONLINE American History Timed Auction
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.

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7th Cavalry Photograph, Ca 1890-1895
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Zeppelin ZR-3 Photograph Entering Air Dock at Lakehurst, NJ, 1924
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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
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
Niagara Falls Cabinet Photograph by G.E. Curtis
Lot # 192 - Niagara Falls Cabinet Photograph by G.E. Curtis
Albumen photograph, ca 1880, showing a silhouetted tour group in a rowboat in front of the American Falls, mounted on plain white stock with Curtis' Niagara Falls, N.Y. imprint on verso. > Item Details
Early Nevada City, California Photograph
Lot # 283 - Early Nevada City, California Photograph
Most likely a copy of a daguerreotype taken ca 1852-1853. A 7 3/8" x 9 1/8" albumen photograph on larger mount, ink inscribed Main St. Nevada City California/1852 or 1853/Showing Thomas A. Loissant and Wife & children Professionally matted and framed, 17 3/4" x 18 1/2" overall. > Item Details
Secretarial Signed Photograph of John F. Kennedy and Family
Lot # 235 - Secretarial Signed Photograph of John F. Kennedy and Family
8 x 10" black & white image of Jackie, Caroline, and Jack, ca 1960, signed John F. Kennedy. Acquired about 1960-61 by consignor as part of a school project. Slight smear to "J(o)hn" as written on glossy image. > Item Details
St. Louis World's Fair Paper Weights
Lot # 224 - St. Louis World's Fair Paper Weights
Lot of 3 glass weights with felt bottoms, including: a 3.5" x 5" x ht. 1" weight reading Shooting Ranges Social Club/Compliments River Valley Men's Shooting Retreat/Straight Shooting Guns and Gay Ladies/St. mLouis Mo. 1904/St.Louis World's Fair against the backdrop of a small lake; a 4.25" x 2.75" x... > Item Details
Three Major Lee Moorehouse American Indian Photographs
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Lot of 3, including: a 6" x 8" warm toned silver gelatin print, circa 1904, titled in the negative Tepee of Chief Peo/Morehouse; a 6" x 8" silver gelatin photograph of a Wishram warrior sporting several coup feathers, verso with Moorehouse's Pendleton, Ore. handstamp and the penciled notation for st... > Item Details
Red Seal Paint Patriotic Spanish American War Calendar
Lot # 239 - Red Seal Paint Patriotic Spanish American War Calendar
An advertising calendar from December 1899 for American Seal Paint. Calendar features a toothy Uncle Sam pointing to portraits of Spanish American War heroes amongst the American Seal Paint seal. Portraits are of McKinley, Dewey, Hobson, and more. Below Uncle Sam reads America's Sons, "American Seal... > Item Details
[CIVIL WAR] Books about the Army of the Cumberland
Lot # 23 - [CIVIL WAR] Books about the Army of the Cumberland
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Gunter Surveyor's Chains, Group of Four, Plus Chaining Pins
Lot # 227 - Gunter Surveyor's Chains, Group of Four, Plus Chaining Pins
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Lot # 211 - Real Photo Postcards of Barge Canal Near Vischers Ferry, NY
Lot of 11 circa 1910 real photo postcards showing different views of the construction of the BARGE CANAL NEAR VISCHERS FERRY, N.Y., with four photos stamped as such at upper left. All cards are blank on verso except for the imprinted postcard template. The Vischers Ferry dam and the corresponding ... > Item Details
Kurz and Allison Chromolithograph <i>Battle of Fort Donelson</i>
Lot # 3 - Kurz and Allison Chromolithograph Battle of Fort Donelson
with their 1887 copyright, 25" x 17.75" (sight), with wider margins obscured by contemporary mat. > Item Details
Civil War M1858 Smooth-Sided Canteen
Lot # 83 - Civil War M1858 Smooth-Sided Canteen
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Lot # 185 - Carved Oak Confederate Cane
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Ca 1877-1890, chromolithographed silk, 15" x 23". Featuring the G.A.R. badge surrounded by 38 stars, with the canton resting on a red stripe (the "Blood Stripe") signifying war. > Item Details
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Lot # 49 - Lot of Four Union Officer CDVs
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