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Spanish American War Posters and Imprints, Incl. Very Rare Photographic Poster for the Indiana 159th Regiment, Co. B

Lot of 13, including:

Real photo poster of Co. B, 159th Regiment Indiana Volunteer Infantry, heading "Our Gallant Volunteers."Printed in red and blue with a listing of all officers and soldiers and a printed portrait of Pres. McKinley at upper left, and affixed with a 12 x 16 in. silver gelatin photograph of the company. 18 x 22 in., framed slightly larger in period wood and gesso frame.

Broadside printed in red and blue, Coming! National View Co.'s Grand Exhibition of the Cuban War!/ America Says 'Hands Off'/ Over 100 Views! All True to Nature./ Read Our Dodgers. No printer's credit, no date (circa 1898-1899); 20.75 x 31 in.

Broadside advertisement for Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly featuring a likeness of Gen. Nelson A. Miles, 14.5 x 22 in.

Chromolithographed image The Flags of the Union, ca 1900, 11.25 x 14.5 in., featuring portraits of Dewey and Sampson. 

He Did His Duty/ Will You?, recruitment poster featuring Admiral Dewey and appealing for Marine Corps recruits in Boston.

Advertisement for The Illustrated American, 11.25 x 14.5 in.

Sheet music, When Dewey Comes Again., composed by Mrs. Gaston Boyd, penciled at upper left, "With love from the author & composer./ Newton, Kas., Mar. 23, 1903."

Sheet music, Dewey's Victory., by E.A. Coutourier, published by Hitchcock Publishing Company, New York.

Philadelphia Public Ledger commemorative piece, Commodore Schley and His Fleet, 9.75 x 15 in.

Circular for Shepp's World's Fair Photographed.

Circular for Juvenile and Holiday Books, 1895.

Circular for Men and Issues of 1904.

Circular for the Pictorial History of Our Great Country, by Henry Davenport Northrop, Co-Operative Publishing Co., Philadelphia, 15 x 22 in.



Provenance:Property from the Inventory of Rex Stark

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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