The American History: Timed Online Auction features an eclectic array of material including manuscripts, autographs, early photography, textiles, artwork, and more from a wide variety of chapters in American History, spanning from the Revolutionary Period through the 20th Century. Special highlights in this auction include a a 19th Century Surgical and Amputation Kit, featured as Lot 29; a 19th Century Patriotic Belt Buckle, Circa Mexican War to California Gold Rush-Era, featured as Lot 76; a 13-Star American Flag, featured as Lot 77; The Latest (and Last) Photograph of Abraham Lincoln, Albumen Photograph by H.F. Warren, featured as Lot 220; and The Life of Buffalo Bill in 3 Reels, Poster, featured as Lot 327.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Auction Begins Closing
Monday, March 18, 2019 at 12:00 pm ET (extended bidding available)
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