Lot 127    

C.L. Cusick Albumen Cabinet Card of Indian Man, Tribe Unknown, Probably Oto,
2008, Spring Historic Americana, June 5 & 6, 2008
with Arkansas City, Kansas imprint, 6.5" x 4.25", ca 1885. A corn-shuck cigarillo is in the fingers of the man's left hand.

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Four pin holes, some small spots/stains.
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1854 McKenney & Hall <i>History of the Indian Tribes of North America</i>,
Lot # 346 - 1854 McKenney & Hall History of the Indian Tribes of North America,
Philadelphia: D. Rice & A. N. Hart, three vols. Royal 8vo, full red Morocco with gilt boards, spine, edges of boards, inner margins, and page edges, 120 hand-colored plates. The second octavo edition (second printing of the second edition), often described as the most desirable of these smaller edit... > Item Details
Caswell & Davy Stereoview of an Ojibwa Group,
Lot # 32 - Caswell & Davy Stereoview of an Ojibwa Group,
with Duluth, Minn imprint, ca 1860, on light green mount. The man seated at right wears skunk fur garters. A rare feature of this image is the Indian dog, clearly part wolf, asleep in the foreground. > Item Details
CDV of <i>Fort Snelling and the Valley of the Minnesota</i>,
Cabinet Card of Sioux Tipi,
Lot # 270 - Cabinet Card of Sioux Tipi,
lacking a maker's impression, but probably the work of George W. Scott, Fort Yates, D.T., late 1880s. This illustrates a very neatly-appointed work area behind the living space. A tripod is used as the framework for supporting the "kitchen," with the cooking utensils. > Item Details
Sixth Plate Tintype of Armed Union Officer,
Lot # 779 - Sixth Plate Tintype of Armed Union Officer,
seated with his M1850 foot officers sword, eight button frock coat, eagle belt plate and kepi with gold highlights, mounted in brown Union case with crossed cannon, flags and liberty cap on pike flanked by U.S. flags and shields. > Item Details
William Notman Photograph of a Plains Cree Indian,
Lot # 229 - William Notman Photograph of a Plains Cree Indian,
albumen print, 9.25" x 7.25" mounted on larger card stock; titled in negative Pisquapita, (Hair in Knot) Cree Indian, Calgary and with Notman and Son's Montreal studio. A man wrapped in a trade blanket and wearing a bobcat hat stands in front of his tipi with two travois leaning against it - one for... > Item Details
Gelatin Prints of Sioux Couple and Sioux Woman,
Lot # 913 - Gelatin Prints of Sioux Couple and Sioux Woman,
mounted on board, hand tinted image is 5.5" x 4"; the second is 6" x 4". Imprint of V.J. Barkl, Wagner, S.D. on one, the second on similar mount board but bottom trimmed. > Item Details
Civil War Coin Silver Presentation Pocket Watch, 1861,
Lot # 587 - Civil War Coin Silver Presentation Pocket Watch, 1861,
coin silver key wind hunters case engraved on back Presented To Capt. C.C. Tupper by D.B. Ellsworth and R.F. Gibson Oct. 25, 1861, front cover with shield form escutcheon engraved CC/T, enameled dial marked Rockford Watch Co./Illinois, movement marked L.C. Reisner/Mercersburg, Pa. 76916 and case mar... > Item Details
<i>The Centennial of Washington's Inauguration</i> Edited by C.W. Bowen,
Lot # 1199 - The Centennial of Washington's Inauguration Edited by C.W. Bowen,
full title being The History of the Centennial Celebration of the Inauguration of George Washington As First President of the United States, edited by Clarence Winthrop Bowen, 1892, New York, D. Appleton & Co., folio in green cloth boards with green calf title on spine, 673pp and profusely illustrat... > Item Details
Manuscript Manumission Document from 1831 Maryland,
Lot # 1119 - Manuscript Manumission Document from 1831 Maryland,
reading I hereby certify that Davis Richardson last/appeared this 28th day of May 1831, before me the/subscriber a justice of the peace in and for/Frederick County and made oath that the/bearers hereof, Susan Countee, Nelson Scaggins/and Joshua Scaggins (children of Jacob and Rachel Scaggins) and Su... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of an American Miniature Painting,
Lot # 1247 - Sixth Plate Daguerreotype of an American Miniature Painting,
fine anonymous portrait of a miniature portrait of an unknown American gentleman with partial original seals, housed in fine embossed geometric case with brass clasp. > Item Details
A Fine Gathering of North Carolina Slave Documents from the Archive of Captain A.K. Simonton, 4th North Carolina,
Lot # 540 - A Fine Gathering of North Carolina Slave Documents from the Archive of Captain A.K. Simonton, 4th North Carolina,
10 items, 1835-1864. A small collection of documents, most from Iredell County, N.C., relating to the sale and inheritance of slaves, and most purchased by Hugh Reynolds. These documents were with the papers of Absalom K. Simonton, who owned a brick plant with his brother-in-law, Hugh, before the wa... > Item Details
Fine Historic Group CDV of Adjt. General Lorenzo Thomas and Officers,
Lot # 511 - Fine Historic Group CDV of Adjt. General Lorenzo Thomas and Officers,
with backmark of J.H Van Stavoren, Nashville, each officer identified by a corresponding numeral with name and rank inked on verso. Beneath the portrait is an inked caption that reads, General Thomas giving instructions for the raising of Colored Troops. The officers are: 1. Adjt. Genl. Thomas; 2. S... > Item Details
Six Early Cased Images, Dag, Ambros and Tin,
Lot # 1257 - Six Early Cased Images, Dag, Ambros and Tin,
includes the following sixth plates; a daguerreotype portrait of middle aged gentleman in original seals, PLUS ambrotype portrait of a man and wife with light tinting, identified as Uncle Amasa & Aunt Lyda Sawyer Allen, PLUS a lightly tinted ambrotype portrait of a middle aged gentleman, PLUS ambrot... > Item Details
Two Books on the Underground Railroad & Third on John Brown,
Lot # 1187 - Two Books on the Underground Railroad & Third on John Brown,
1st full title being The Underground Rail Road. A Record of Facts, Authentic Narratives, Letters, &c., Narrating the Hardships, Hair-breath Escapes, and Death Struggles of the Slaves in their Efforts for Freedom, as Related By Themselves and Others, or Witnessed By the Author; Together with Sketches... > Item Details
Boudoir Photograph of the Aftermath of the Battle of Wounded Knee,
Lot # 352 - Boudoir Photograph of the Aftermath of the Battle of Wounded Knee,
showing soldiers walking through the ruined Indian encampment, loading bodies into open wagons. Archivally matted and framed, 9.5" x 12.4". > Item Details
Manuscript Bill of Sale for <i>George</i>, a Slave,
Lot # 1114 - Manuscript Bill of Sale for George, a Slave,
1p handwritten document regarding the multi-ownership and liquidation of a slave by the name of George in the amount of $400 divided amongst five heirs by the name of the Mundays and the Hills, 7.75" x 9.75". > Item Details
Six Flat Mount Stereoviews of African Americans,
Lot # 1090 - Six Flat Mount Stereoviews of African Americans,
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Two Cabinet Cards of Four Comanche Performers, Wild West Show, Piedmont Exposition, Atlanta, Ga.,
Table Top Rosewood Stereoviewer,
Lot # 1291 - Table Top Rosewood Stereoviewer,
rosewood with string inlaid satin wood and ebony and ebonized maple with stereo optics and 6" diameter magnifying glass, 8.5" x 13.5" x 4.5" high when closed. > Item Details
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