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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Autographed CDV of Bvt. Major General Orris Sanford Ferry,
Lot # 1221 - Autographed CDV of Bvt. Major General Orris Sanford Ferry,
signed as Brigadier General by “Whitney & Beckwith, Norwalk, Conn.” A prominent lawyer and aspiring politician, Ferry joined the service as Colonel of the 5th Connecticut in June 1861 and was promoted to Brigadier General in March 1862. He commanded a brigade in the Valley and served on the Penins... > Item Details
Black Minstrel Handbill,
Lot # 1605 - Black Minstrel Handbill,
handbill reads Hedgehog’s Grand Combination of the Powers of Darkness, Will Exhibit At Jake Key’s Roost, Thursday Evening, May 5th, 1870. Progamme---Part 1st: Nigs I want to be Sheriff, The Evil Spirit is in me, Song-Amanda Black, (Tune, Double Trouble), “Hens and Chickens gone to roost,/Part 2nd: X... > Item Details
Whitney CDV of The Foremost Sitter, Chippewa Indian,
Lot # 718 - Whitney CDV of The Foremost Sitter, Chippewa Indian,
also known as Naw-Gaw-Nar, he was an orator and Second Chief; 1863. Cdv carries Whitney?s St. Paul, MN Gallery imprint & printed copyright notice; verso is account of a speech he made to Indian rebels. > Item Details
Photograph of  North Dakota Triple Lynching,
Lot # 997 - Photograph of North Dakota Triple Lynching,
silver gelatin print, 5 x 7" on larger, 8 x 10" grey cardstock with period inked identification on verso. A historic North Dakota image of the lynched bodies of Phillip Ireland, Paul Holy Track (an Indian) and Alec Coudette (a "blood" of French and Indian ancestry) strung up on a makeshift gallows i... > Item Details
Assorted Civil War Drawings by Julian Scott
Lot # 1476 - Assorted Civil War Drawings by Julian Scott
lot of 27, includes a pencil sketch, self portrait of Scott at easel with palette in hand talking to a woman and child, signed and dated lower right 1871, reverse with interior scene with man reading book with wife and daughter at sides, 9" x 12"; PLUS pencil sketch of men bowling on the green with ... > Item Details
Small Indian Powder Horn with Geometric Decoration,
Lot # 66 - Small Indian Powder Horn with Geometric Decoration,
with entire body of horn covered with boldly engraved geometric designs with step carved spout and slightly domed spruce/fir plug end, attached with wrought iron brads, fine old patina, 9" long. > Item Details
Group of GAR Medals, Pins & Ribbons,
Lot # 329 - Group of GAR Medals, Pins & Ribbons,
lot of 23, includes the following: State Encampments: New York annual reunion ribbon of 126th NY, 1901, Delegate ribbon and cello Dept. of New York, 1897; Vermont 66th encampment (1933); Michigan 27th encampment; Wisconsin 1948; Michigan Delegate 38th (1916); Ohio 37th (1903). National Encampments i... > Item Details
Dublin Marked Revolutionary War Era British/French Musketoon,
Lot # 28 - Dublin Marked Revolutionary War Era British/French Musketoon,
with parts from each, gun presents sea service furniture and round 16.5" brass barrel with cylindrical bore flared at the muzzle. The top of barrel has stamped Irish(?) markings DU-3713. Brass butt plate also marked with engraved letters DU-3713 Complete with Brown Bess musket lock and wooden ramrod... > Item Details
Group of CDVs of Civil War Naval Officers,
Lot # 1243 - Group of CDVs of Civil War Naval Officers,
including duplicate views of the same unidentified portly officer with a single view of a second unknown officer by Brady. Also, an ink-signed carte of Captain John Winslow of Kearsarge fame, in his hand, by Whipple, Boston. > Item Details
Garfield Campaign Top Hat,
Lot # 1662 - Garfield Campaign Top Hat,
beaver skin with right side turned up and attached with red, & blue cockade, stamped brass U.S. shield breasted eagle with ribbon banner clutched in beak with Garfield pin back, woven silver thread band, 6" high. > Item Details
Model 1863  Lindsay U.S. Double Rifle Musket,
Lot # 192 - Model 1863 Lindsay U.S. Double Rifle Musket,
58 caliber. Total production was 1,000 and these rifles were made between 1863-1864. > Item Details
ID'd <i>Wilder Brigade</i> Spencer Model 1860 Rifle,
Lot # 294 - ID'd Wilder Brigade Spencer Model 1860 Rifle,
56-56 caliber, serial number 4960 belonging to 2nd Lieutenant Edwin Churchill, Co. D 17th Indiana. Top of receiver marked Spencer Repeating Arms Co. Boston, Mass Patented March 6, 1860. According to the Springfield Research Service this Spencer rifle is in the serial range of the rifles issued to ... > Item Details
Quarter Plate Tintype of Unidentified Civil War Chasseur,
Lot # 1387 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Unidentified Civil War Chasseur,
a tall, ungainly soldier wearing variant short-skirted chasseur uniform with four buttons tinted light blue. The jacket sports cloth shoulder tabs and scalloped cuff trim tinted red with 3 buttons. The trousers are dark blue, extremely full, with narrow cuffs and a red welt running down the seam. Th... > Item Details
Buffalo Skinning Horn Belt Sheath For Patch Knife & Whetstone,
Lot # 466 - Buffalo Skinning Horn Belt Sheath For Patch Knife & Whetstone,
shaped cattle horn case with horn belt hook riveted to top, made to hold whetstone and patch knife, both included. Case is 7.4" long, well-used whetstone is 7.3" long and single-edged patch knife has 2-piece wooden grip with brass rivets, well-sharpened 2.5" steel blade, total length 6.4". > Item Details
Damask Covered Wooden Powder Horn with Bone Throat,
Lot # 56 - Damask Covered Wooden Powder Horn with Bone Throat,
English or Continental, ca 1760-80, with polychrome silk Damask covering a wooden flask with 2 iron rings at sides, edged in woven silk cordage with 1.75" long turned bone throat, total length 10". Also includes matching shot bag with the same damask covering over sewn leather bag with silk draw st... > Item Details
French & Indian War Signature of Henry Bouquet,
Lot # 1736 - French & Indian War Signature of Henry Bouquet,
(1719-1765). Clipped signature 4.25 x 2.25", Your most Obed Humble Servant. Swiss by birth Bouquet arrived in America in 1756, recruited by the British government for their struggle with France. Bouquet recruited and organized the Royal American Regiment (ironically composed primarily of Pennsylva... > Item Details
Cavalry Officer CDV  by J.P. Ball,
Lot # 1254 - Cavalry Officer CDV by J.P. Ball,
an unidentified captain by noted black photographer J.P. Ball's with his Cincinnati imprint in recto. The officer wears a private purchase four button frock and grimy, well-worn cavalry boots. Ball's photographs now appear with some regularity but attract a following. > Item Details
Salted Paper Photograph of Colonel Nathaniel W. Brown, 3rd RIHA,
Lot # 1428 - Salted Paper Photograph of Colonel Nathaniel W. Brown, 3rd RIHA,
an anonymous early War image, measuring 8" x 10" in period oval frame under modern mat. Brown was commissioned into Company D, 1st Rhode Island as Captain in April 1861 and witnessed the debacle at Bull Run. In September 1861 he became Colonel of the 3rd Rhode Island Infantry that joined Sherman's e... > Item Details
Autographed Copy of <i>My Life and Work</i>, By Henry Ford,
Lot # 1766 - Autographed Copy of My Life and Work, By Henry Ford,
1925, Doubleday Page & Co. Signed From your friend Henry Ford on the rear of half-title page. 8vo. black full-pebbled sheep with gilt spine lettering/decorations, marbled pastedowns and end papers, 289 pp (including Index). > Item Details
Two CDVs of Major General Alfred Pleasonton,
Lot # 1093 - Two CDVs of Major General Alfred Pleasonton,
both by Brady, one, a copy lithograph, having "Joseph Ward, Boston" dealer stamp. Ex-dragoon Pleasonton was made a Brigadier General in July 1862 and Major General in June 1863, taking command of the Army of the Potomac Cavalry Corps. At Gettysburg, his leadership was undistinguished. Pleasonton w... > Item Details
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