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Revolutionary War Veteran Pension Application, 1820
12/6/2012 - American History: TIMED Auction - ends 12/17
Dated June 20, 1820, at Steuben County, New York.
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Home of Washington, Mount Vernon Photograph by Dillon
Lot # 2173 - Home of Washington, Mount Vernon Photograph by Dillon
10.875 x 7.625 in. print on a larger mount with the imprint of photographer Luke C. Dillon, Washington, D.C., and the title Home of Washington, Mount Vernon, Va.  About 50 people are in the frame, including many men wearing GAR badges, and one displays a large drum which reads The American Drum... > Item Details
Civil War Manuscript Special Order No. 90 Issued by O.O. Howard
Lot # 2064 - Civil War Manuscript Special Order No. 90 Issued by O.O. Howard
Special Field Orders No. 90. In the field near Neuse Mill, NC, Apr. 13, 1865. On letterhead of the Headquarters of the Department and Army of the Tennessee, and issued by order of Major General Oliver Otis Howard, signed by A.M. Van Dyke, AAG. This copy apparently destined for Lieutenant Stickney, A... > Item Details
Indiana 36th Volunteers, Civil War Archive of Documents, Plus Indiana Reunion Ribbons
Lot # 2078 - Indiana 36th Volunteers, Civil War Archive of Documents, Plus Indiana Reunion Ribbons
29 items. An archive of Civil War and post-war items, mainly regarding the 1864 mustering out of the 36th Indiana Volunteer Infantry before Atlanta, and the further duty of the detached company of the remaining veterans and recruits commanded by Captain John P. Swisher for the rest of the war. ... > Item Details
Calvin Coolidge Presidential DS
Lot # 2240 - Calvin Coolidge Presidential DS
John Calvin Coolidge, Jr. (1872-1933). Thirtieth President of the United States (1923-1929).  DS as president, 14 x 11.5 in., dated July 28, 1926, at Washington, appointing Leslie L. Konkle Postmaster at Versailles, Indiana.  Signed by Coolidge in black ink, as well as Postmaster General H... > Item Details
<i>Stump Speaking</i> Chromolithograph by George Caleb Bingham
Lot # 2344 - Stump Speaking Chromolithograph by George Caleb Bingham
Chromolithograph, lower left, Engraved by Goupil & Company after a painting by George Caleb Bingham and in lower right Reproduced at The Lakeside Press by Donnelley Sheet Fed. Gravure, 19.5 x 25.25 in. Mounted in  wood frame. A fine reprint, with great color. > Item Details
Eleanor Roosevelt Group of TLsS
Lot # 2287 - Eleanor Roosevelt Group of TLsS
Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962). First Lady of the United States (1933-45), widely considered the most influential first lady to date, and a noted writer, speaker, and political activist.  Lot includes: TLS on White House stationery, October 26, 1936, thanking Mrs. Eddie Peabody of Riverside, ... > Item Details
General F.W. Benteen Photograph by D.F. Barry
Lot # 2403 - General F.W. Benteen Photograph by D.F. Barry
Silver gelatin photograph of General F.W. Benteen, 6.75 x 9.25 in., mounted in cardstock with closing cover, 9 x 12.75 in., photograph and mount include Barry's blindstamp, portrait also signed in white ink Barry Photo, plus cardstock folder's verso features printed paper stam... > Item Details
Civil War Union Song Sheet, <i>Who Will Care For Mother Now?</i>
Lot # 2087 - Civil War Union Song Sheet, Who Will Care For Mother Now?
Printed on 6.5" x 10" sheet, New York: H. De Marsan. Words by Chas Carroll Sawyer and music by Chas F. Thompson. A melancholy song based upon the story of a young, dying soldier concerned about who was going to care for his aged, sick mother after he passed away. > Item Details
Album of Sixteenth Plate Tintypes, Including Portrait of Cat
Lot # 2146 - Album of Sixteenth Plate Tintypes, Including Portrait of Cat
Lot of 88 gem-sized tintypes. Album is 3.25 x 3.5 in. leather with raised equal-armed cross. Spine has gilt designs and Album. Page edges also gilt. All portraits of people except the last. > Item Details
James Montgomery Flagg World War I Poster Featuring Uncle Sam
Lot # 2119 - James Montgomery Flagg World War I Poster Featuring Uncle Sam
Chromolithographed poster created by James Montgomery Flagg (1877-1960), featuring Uncle Sam at center holding a young girl in his arm, with a young boy to his left, showing the children a document marked W.S.S. (War Savings Stamps). With following statement: Boys and Girls! / You can help... > Item Details
39-Star Silk U.S. Parade Flag
Lot # 2056 - 39-Star Silk U.S. Parade Flag
Ca 1889, 12" x 17", silk, with stars arranged in rows of 6-7-7-6-7-6, attached with blue thread to a crudely fashioned 30" wooden stick pencil inscribed with a previous owner's name and address. A scarce flag as the 39-star flag never legally existed and is probably the result ... > Item Details
1st Lieutenant George Nichol, Indiana 47th Infantry, Civil War Archive
Lot # 2076 - 1st Lieutenant George Nichol, Indiana 47th Infantry, Civil War Archive
19 items, including postal covers. Lieutenant George Nichol enlisted as First Lieutenant in the 47th Indiana Infantry upon the regiment’s formation on September 25, 1861, and was assigned as quartermaster on December 13, 1861. Participating in the Yazoo Pass expedition and siege of Vicksbur... > Item Details
Indentures and Other Papers Related to Cincinnati Pioneers
Lot # 2309 - Indentures and Other Papers Related to Cincinnati Pioneers
Lot of 45+. Deeds, titles, and other documents (such as surveys), most dealing with the sale of land in Cincinnati. Many relate to Miami Purchase lands. Also known as "Symmes Purchase," the land constituted about 330,000 acres purchased by a consortium who called themselves the "Miami... > Item Details
Gerald Ford & Jimmy Carter Political Campaign Canes
Lot # 2270 - Gerald Ford & Jimmy Carter Political Campaign Canes
Lot of 5 political canes, including: pewter, crook-handle cane used for the campaign of Gerald Ford, dated '76, with the following phrase: Gerald R. Ford For President, with wooden shaft and rubber bottom, 35.25 in. long; pewter, crook-handle cane used for the campaign of Jimmy Carter, date... > Item Details
Scarce Lone Star Harry Pamphlet, Plus Indian Captivity Narrative <i>The Lost Shackle</i>
Lot # 2465 - Scarce Lone Star Harry Pamphlet, Plus Indian Captivity Narrative The Lost Shackle
Lot of 2, including: Life of Lone Star Harry, America's Representative Scout, known as the Revolver King. New York: Dick's Publishing House, ca 1893. 16mo (4-7/8" x 6-5/8"), 16pp, of which 9pp are a brief "autobiography" of Harry, plus lyrics to four songs and a 4pp catalog of Dick's publications... > Item Details
CSA General Robert E. Lee Cabinet Card, Plus <i>Confederate Commanders</i> Composite View
Lot # 2036 - CSA General Robert E. Lee Cabinet Card, Plus Confederate Commanders Composite View
Lot of 2. Lee cabinet card by Mosher is a "Memorial Portrait." On verso is information about a Mason's memorial for the honored dead. Manuscript note indicates "Robert E. Lee, General in the Confederate Army." Confederate Commanders cabinet card is by Notman of Boston, 188... > Item Details
Civil War Officer's Pocket Candlesticks
Lot # 2050 - Civil War Officer's Pocket Candlesticks
Rare pocket candlesticks, brass with wonderful patina.  A similar set is featured in Lord's Civil War Collector's Encyclopedia.  These were purchased in the Marietta, Ohio area. > Item Details
Grant & Wilson Political Campaign Meeting, Broadside
Lot # 2195 - Grant & Wilson Political Campaign Meeting, Broadside
Broadside, 8 x 6 in., heading Grant & Wilson Meeting, directing residents of the Freetown, New York, area to meet on July 19, 1872, in order to organize a campaign club for the 1872 Republican ticket of President Ulysses S. Grant and newly nominated vice presidential candidate Henry Wilson. ... > Item Details
Capt. J.C. Fremont's Map to the Pacific Coast
Lot # 2391 - Capt. J.C. Fremont's Map to the Pacific Coast
Map of an Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 and to Oregon & North California in the Years 1843-44. By Brevet Capt. J.C. Frémont of the Corps of Topographical Engineers.... At top is a Profile of the Route from the Mouth of the Kansas to the Pacific by Capt. J.C.... > Item Details
Patriotic Wall Hangings
Lot # 2347 - Patriotic Wall Hangings
Lot of 2. One approx. 35 x 72 in., paint on beige satin. Image of shield-breasted eagle in a shield, with borders of curtains. Lower right with copyright 1918, A. Buccini, N.Y.C. Top and bottom edges not finished. Selvage edge on verso with " Skinner's Satin." Second on si... > Item Details
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