Lot 19    

William Robblee's Powder Horn,
2005, Historic Americana / Nov 16, 17 & 18
engraved in two lines William Robblee with dotted interiors, ring and flared spout with old wood plug and old thread wrap around 2" of neck area, flat spruce/fir plug carved with WR over EB, attached with brass/copper brads, total length 13.25", with fine old polished patina.

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Photograph of Train Wreck,  Near Fargo N.D.,
Lot # 1016 - Photograph of Train Wreck, Near Fargo N.D.,
7.75 x 6" with penciled identification on recto Tornado at Fargo, ND 7/90. Train No. 1 Looking West. And Logan Fargo in lower left. > Item Details
Keystone Colorado Box Set of Stereoviews
Cabinet Card of Bone Spear Point in Duck Breast,
Lot # 1525 - Cabinet Card of Bone Spear Point in Duck Breast,
lot of 2, includes card of a breast bone of a duck with a large American Indian bone or antler lancelet spear point through it and a second antler barbed harpoon-style point below with inked inscription below A farmer living on the Kankakee Marsh Lake Co. Indiana shot a brant Oct 20, 1871 and in its... > Item Details
Fine Pair of Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Book Form Cases and Images By McClees,
Lot # 1491 - Fine Pair of Quarter Plate Daguerreotype Book Form Cases and Images By McClees,
embossed leather over wood with gilt and painted floral covers and spines with Memory Leaflet on spine with two 1/2 length seated portraits of middle aged gentleman, mats signed McClees Phila. James E. McClees (1821-1887) Born in Chester City, Pa., his family moved to Philadelphia in 1829, and he w... > Item Details
William McKinley TNS,
Lot # 1717 - William McKinley TNS,
1843 - 1901, President (1897 - 1901). 1p, 5 x 8.5", on McKinley's Canton, OH letterhead, 1 July 1896. Addressed to Hon. James Campbell of Harrisburg, acknowledging a suggestion and congratulations. Although uncertain for what he was being congratulated, from the date, it is possible that it was abou... > Item Details
West Point Cadet Uniform & Sword Rig,
Lot # 502 - West Point Cadet Uniform & Sword Rig,
jacket is blue wool with black piping, Lt. red shoulder bars with metallic braiding, interior label with West Point Cadet Store, satin lining with 2 interior pockets, black 8-button front, covered by black piping, silk lined sleeves. Blue wool pants with button waist and fly cotton lined with sewn i... > Item Details
Rare Display of  James - Younger Gang Photographs,
Lot # 980 - Rare Display of James - Younger Gang Photographs,
group of 10 images, including 9 cartes de visite, and one smaller 2.25 x 2.25" photograph, likely from a trimmed carte, along with a lengthy typed label, all held in place at their corners (but not perforated) with brass brads to a larger 14 x 16.5 hand-ruled card. Probably meant as a display in an... > Item Details
Four Spanish American War Pattern Glass Pitchers,
Lot # 1776 - Four Spanish American War Pattern Glass Pitchers,
all footed pitchers having oval bust portrait of Admiral Dewey with laurel wreath surround, battleship, stacked artillery flags and other martial items, 9" high > Item Details
D.F. Barry Cabinet Card of Old Crow,
Lot # 778 - D.F. Barry Cabinet Card of Old Crow,
with imprint verso for Bismarck, Dakota Territory studio; ca 1880s. Old Crow is mounted on a horse and wears a unique headdress. > Item Details
Grabill Photograph of Cowboys at Chuck Wagons,
Lot # 964 - Grabill Photograph of Cowboys at Chuck Wagons,
albumen photograph mounted on 10 x 7" printed cardstock, titled in negative No. 302. "A Mess Scene on a Roundup" of 1887 in Dakota.. A fine scene with 18 cowboys dining at two chuck wagons. These are the real McCoys. > Item Details
<i>Hannah Duston's</i> Captured Dutch Trade Flintlock Musket
Lot # 32 - Hannah Duston's Captured Dutch Trade Flintlock Musket
with 68 caliber 54.35" round to octagonal barrel inlaid with brass cipher maker's mark on top and inlaid brass fleur-de-lis on left side, both in rectangular blocks, top of barrel with vining scroll engraving with inlaid brass leaves, standing front and engraved notch rear sights, unmarked flintlock... > Item Details
Tower Pattern 1844 Yeomanry Carbine,
Lot # 144 - Tower Pattern 1844 Yeomanry Carbine,
.66 caliber, 20" barrel, 33.5" overall. Swivel ramrod with a long swivel bar and a pinned, smoothbore barrel. Brass nosecap, buttplate and trigger guard which curves to form a partial pistol grip. Lockplate marked Crown over V.R. and Tower 1844. Barrel marked Deakin with numerous Birmingham and gov... > Item Details
Lindsay Model 1863 Double Musket,
Lot # 184 - Lindsay Model 1863 Double Musket,
.58 Cal., 41.15" barrel, 55.75" overall. No markings on metal visible, but a cartouche is seen on left flat of stock. Also, near buttplate in small block letters: S.M.S. This unique muzzleloader fired two shots from a single barrel, with one charge loaded directly on top of another. Two hammers mou... > Item Details
Fine Colorado Photograph Album,
Lot # 1023 - Fine Colorado Photograph Album,
includes thirty-one ca 4.25" x 7.25" images by Hook Photo. Titles include Colorado Springs; Pikes Peak from Bijou St.; Grave of Mrs. Jackson; Seven Falls; Pillars of Hercules; Phantom Falls; Gateway Garden of the Gods; Cathedral Spires; Manitou; Williams Canyon; Green Mountain Falls; Georgetown; Ida... > Item Details
Two Grabill Photographs of Deadwood Mining & Echo Canyon,
Lot # 947 - Two Grabill Photographs of Deadwood Mining & Echo Canyon,
includes an unsigned image entitled in pencil along bottom margin Deadwood Mining Co. near Deadwood S.D., showing mill and associated buildings set in narrow steep sided valley, 7" x 9" on original card stock, 9" x 11"; AND second image entitled in negative No. 3615. "Echo Canyon" Looking through Si... > Item Details
Group of Four Edwin Booth CDVs,
Lot # 1631 - Group of Four Edwin Booth CDVs,
interesting set of four cdvs featuring the great thespian, Edwin Booth. One is a red-ruled portrait by Fredricks of New York with a two-cent revenue stamp on verso. Another, by Anthony/Brady, shows a touching scene of Booth with his daughter Edwina, two-cent stamp on back. Also, a study on a gold ... > Item Details
Brady Gallery Proof of Capt. Elijah Hartwell, 10th N.Y. Cavalry,
Lot # 1161 - Brady Gallery Proof of Capt. Elijah Hartwell, 10th N.Y. Cavalry,
labeled "5393" beneath portrait. Hartwell joined as a Sergeant in Company B, 10th New York Cavalry and was promoted to Lieutenant in January 1864. Near the end of the war he was advanced to Captain of Company C and had subsequent service in the composite 1st NY Provisional Cavalry, finally musterin... > Item Details
38-Star Parade Flag,
Lot # 356 - 38-Star Parade Flag,
stars are configured in very unusual pattern of horizontal rows of 5 or 6 stars flanked by 4 smaller stars that are all pointing inward. The canton and stripes are paint-printed onto cotton with the upper 4 "red" stripes intruding into the fly end of the canton. Evidence of being nailed to a staff. ... > Item Details
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