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Tintype of a Hunter and His Dog,
2002 Americana & Decorative Arts. November 20.
in an unusal cast iron frame. Cdv-sized post-Civil War image of a young boy holding a Springfield rifle, his hunting bag slung over his shoulder and his pup curled at his feet.

Condition:  
Plate with noticeable bend, frame with old, crackled black paint finish.
Est $300 - $400
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Roster of Maryland Civil War Soldiers,
Lot # 285 - Roster of Maryland Civil War Soldiers,
two volumes. Wilmer, L. Allison, Jarrett, J.H. and Vernon, Geo. W. F. (Prepared under authority of the General Assembly of Maryland). "History and Roster of Maryland Volunteers, War of 1861-5." 1898. 4to, half calf and mor. Vol. I, 831pp., vol. II, 285pp. Gives unit histories and activity, rosters o... > Item Details
Papin Family Photograph Archive, St. Genevieve, Missouri,
Lot # 37 - Papin Family Photograph Archive, St. Genevieve, Missouri,
group of 26 items, comprising hundreds of images, 19th to early 20th centuries. Includes 3 CDV & Cabinet card albums, all nearly full including one with pierced carved wood front cover with floral motif; PLUS 12 cased images, in both cloth & thermal plastic cases, Daguerreotypes, Ambrotypes, Albume... > Item Details
American Miniature on Ivory,
Lot # 632 - American Miniature on Ivory,
unsigned portrait of a young woman wearing black dress with flowered scarf, mounted in memorial gilt metal oval frame with lock of hair in rear, engraved on rear "S.V.B. Boykin", 2.25" wide x 2.75" high. > Item Details
Andrew Jackson Signed  Patent,
Lot # 422 - Andrew Jackson Signed Patent,
partially printed Ds, dated 17 Sept. 1833. The document is for a new "matress [sic] or seaman's bed," which according to the inventor's statement has an India Rubber waterproof cover, shredded cork fill, and compartments to keep the fill from shifting. The added advantages to this sleep system are t... > Item Details
Rare Hawaiian Stereoviews By Chase,
Lot # 22 - Rare Hawaiian Stereoviews By Chase,
lot of 5, three with his 64 and 66 Fort St. Honolulu backmark. Includes three scenes in and around Kilauea volcano, a view of the "Punch Bowl" volcano, and a coconut grove "Wikiki Oahu Residence of King Kamahameha [sic] V." PLUS another maker's view of a carved wooden Hawaiian idol on exhibit at th... > Item Details
Signs of Jim Crow,
Lot # 117 - Signs of Jim Crow,
early 20th century wall mounted wood sign in original stenciled paint that reads "COLORED ENTRANCE". 42" x 15", black lettered on white ground with green trim, painted on three pine boards. From Florida. > Item Details
Scarce Oregon American Indian Newspaper,
Lot # 382 - Scarce Oregon American Indian Newspaper,
THE INDIAN CITIZEN, Vol. I, No. I, Indian Industrail [sic] School, Forest Grove, Oregon. February 1884. Four pp, printed on a single 10 x 10" sheet, with a central fold. The Indian boarding school at Forest Grove (later Chemawa), Oregon, like its counterpart at Carlisle, Pennsylvania, was an ill-c... > Item Details
Tole Ware Tea Caddies,
Lot # 730 - Tole Ware Tea Caddies,
lot of 6, all early 19th century American, 4.5 to 8" high. > Item Details
American Queen Anne Cherry Gateleg Table,
Lot # 601 - American Queen Anne Cherry Gateleg Table,
poplar secondary wood, probably New England, circa 1750. Nicely shaped cabriole legs with pad feet, cut-out ends, oval top. 48.75" wide x 19" closed and 51.5" open. > Item Details
Stephen Douglas Campaign Portrait Ribbon,
Lot # 56 - Stephen Douglas Campaign Portrait Ribbon,
printed in black on silk, 6.25 x 2.4." A splendid example, with bold portrait of Douglas and "The Union, Now and Forever." > Item Details
Child's Wheelbarrow in Original Red Paint,
Lot # 509 - Child's Wheelbarrow in Original Red Paint,
early 20th century toy/child's mixed wood wheel barrow in original old red paint, wire nail construction, sides were decorated with stenciled running horse, nice patina; 26" long x 11" wide x 8" high. > Item Details
Civil War Recruiting Broadside,
Lot # 277 - Civil War Recruiting Broadside,
n.d., n.p. though likely Ohio. UNITED STATES ARMY RECRUITING SERVICE. Yellow paper,12 x 19" with black printing. A fine, descriptive broadside, seeking candidates "between the ages of 18 and 35 years, not less than 5 feet 3 inches high and of good character. A minor will not be enlisted without the... > Item Details
Confederate Presentation Flag of the Gordonsville Greys,
Lot # 245 - Confederate Presentation Flag of the Gordonsville Greys,
Company C, 13th Virginia infantry. Constructed of two layers of cream silk, 44 x 59", with each side exhibiting a large, hand-painted central medallion. On one side, a classically dressed woman holding a scroll is framed by a gilt painted medallion. Visible at the top of the scroll is "CONSTITUTION... > Item Details
Bedford Co, Tennessee 1847 Slave Receipt,
Lot # 109 - Bedford Co, Tennessee 1847 Slave Receipt,
for the purchase of "one Negro boy John...about nineteen years old" for $750. E.D. Rushing to W. Jackson. Receipt 5.5 x 8", Aug. 12, 1847, witnessed on verso in March 1849. > Item Details
James Garfield Memorial Letter Opener,
Lot # 80 - James Garfield Memorial Letter Opener,
molded copper, 9.5" total length. Features handle with rearing lion and scimitar-shaped blade with a 1" cello portrait button of Garfield, stamped "Garfield Memorial." Have not seen this political souvenir before. > Item Details
Civil War CDV of General William S. Harney,
Lot # 190 - Civil War CDV of General William S. Harney,
of Tennessee (1800-1889, with backmark of E. and H. T. Anthony. Harney saw service in the Florida Indian Campaign, was a senior officer with the 2nd U.S. Dragoons in the Mexican War, where he distinguished himself at Cerro Gordo. At the outbreak of the War he was placed in command of the Union forc... > Item Details
Early Blue & White Blankets,
Lot # 807 - Early Blue & White Blankets,
lot of 2, both 19th century American. One homespun wool, white with double line blue over-all pattern, embroidered initials of "E.W." at one end; 70" x 85"; AND another of homespun linen & wool blanket with 3 line crossing pattern, woven in two pieces & sewn together; 74" x 84". > Item Details
Two Scarce Pocket Maps,
Lot # 328 - Two Scarce Pocket Maps,
including "Mitchell's Compendium of the Internal Improvements of the United States; Comprising General Notices of All the Most Important Canals and Rail-Roads,..." 1835, Philadelphia: Mitchell & Hinman. 16mo, full calf with gilt spine & front, hand-colored folding map, 84pp. [Howes M686] AND Tanner,... > Item Details
John Bard Half Stock Long Rifle,
Lot # 141 - John Bard Half Stock Long Rifle,
38 caliber American long rifle with walnut stock, signed on 37.5" octagonal barrel with faint stamped signature on lock plate "James Golcher Warrented Forged", with engraved pheasant, brass and pewter mounts, total length 53.5" > Item Details
Autograph of Maintenon, Wife of Louis XIV,
Lot # 458 - Autograph of Maintenon, Wife of Louis XIV,
ANS, 12mo, n.d., n.p., integral address sheet, with royal wax seal. Marquesa Francoise d'Aubigne, second wife of Louis XIV. A note written entirely in her hand addressed to a "Monsieur Mavelz (?)" informing him that he may call. Boldy signed "Maintenon." WITH an engraving of Maintenon and her child... > Item Details
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