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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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Abraham Lincoln Indian Peace Medal
Lot # 2183 - Abraham Lincoln Indian Peace Medal
Approximately 3.0 x 0.2 in. (76mm x 5mm), bronze. Obverse with raised bust of Lincoln, dated 1862, and credit to sculptor S. Ellis; reverse featuring an American Indian preparing to scalp another, a bow and quiver, peace pipe, squaw, and central image of an Indian wearing a headdress plowi... > Item Details
<i>Schoolcraft and Allen - Expedition to Northwest Indians</i>, Booklet
Lot # 2365 - Schoolcraft and Allen - Expedition to Northwest Indians, Booklet
Schoolcraft and Allen - Expedition to Northwest Indians. 23d Congress, 1st Session, Ho. of Res., War Dept., Doc. No. 323. Ca 1834. 8vo, missing wraps and fold-out map, 68pp. > Item Details
Roosevelt & Garner Campaign Ephemera, Unusual Donkey Liquid Dispenser
Lot # 2246 - Roosevelt & Garner Campaign Ephemera, Unusual Donkey Liquid Dispenser
An unusual piece featuring a Democratic donkey packing a barrel of booze on one side and shot glasses behind Roosevelt and Garner images on the other.  When the donkey's ear is pressed down, the donkey "urinates" the chosen liquid into the cup beneath between his legs.  Ca 19... > Item Details
45-Star Parade Flag
Lot # 2059 - 45-Star Parade Flag
Printed glazed muslin, 45-star parade flag, stars arranged in 8/7/8/7/7/8 horizontal rows, 19.5 x 34.5 in., attached to wooden 20.25 in. dowel.  > Item Details
<i>Booth And His Associates</i>, CDV
Lot # 2187 - Booth And His Associates, CDV
Composite CDV of Booth And His Associates, featuring John Wilkes Booth at center, surrounded by portraits of co-conspirators George Atzerodt, Edman Spangler, Michael O'Laughlen, Lewis Payne (aka Lewis Powell), Samuel Arnold, and David E. Herold.  By an anonymous publisher.  Booth, o... > Item Details
Lieut. Daniel Henry Chamberlain, 5th Massachusetts Cavalry, & South Carolina Governor, Autographed CDV
Lot # 2020 - Lieut. Daniel Henry Chamberlain, 5th Massachusetts Cavalry, & South Carolina Governor, Autographed CDV
CDV of a seated Lieutenant Chamberlain displaying his cavalry kepi on his lap, backmark of Warren, Cambridgeport, Mass., and inked inscription Faithfully Yours, Dan'l Henry Chamberlain, Lt. 5th Mass Cav'y.  Daniel Henry Chamberlain (1835-1907) interrupted his studies at Harvard Law S... > Item Details
Vicksburg Souvenir Wallpaper Edition Newspaper Plus Civil War Letters
Lot # 2094 - Vicksburg Souvenir Wallpaper Edition Newspaper Plus Civil War Letters
Lot includes souvenir edition of the Vicksburg Daily Citizen, plus two Civil War-era letters, all found together in the same trunk. The Vicksburg Daily Citizen "wallpaper edition" was published during the Siege of Vicksburg when the printers had run out supplies and were forced to use w... > Item Details
The Later
Lot # 2368 - The Later "West"
Lot of 11. Including: Hough, Emerson. The Covered Wagon. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1922. 12mo, brown cloth, [v], 379pp plus 1p ads. Wear to spine, front hinge weak, tp about half torn at binding, entire volume cocked. Morrow, Honoré Willsie. On to Oregon! The Story of a Pioneer Boy. New York: Wil... > Item Details
Jonas Salk Autographed Photograph
Lot # 2308 - Jonas Salk Autographed Photograph
Salk, Jonas (1914-1995). American medical researcher famous for discovering and developing the first polio vaccine (introduced in 1955).  5 x 7 in. photograph signed, accompanied by a letter from The Salk Institute acknowledging the signature, dated March 28, 1979. > Item Details
20th Century Business Leaders & Inventors, Autographed Photographs
Lot # 2307 - 20th Century Business Leaders & Inventors, Autographed Photographs
Lot includes: Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993).  Author of The Power of Positive Thinking (1952) and other popular motivational books.  5 x 7 in. signed photograph. Karl Friedrich Meyer (1884-1974).  Swiss-American scientist known for advances in epidemiology and public health; ... > Item Details
Political Campaign Portrait Tiles, Republican State Convention, Zanesville, OH, 1895, Including McKinley
Lot # 2200 - Political Campaign Portrait Tiles, Republican State Convention, Zanesville, OH, 1895, Including McKinley
Lot of 5 tiles by the American Encaustic Tiling Co., Ltd., of Zanesville, Ohio.  Four are 3 x 3 in. portrait tiles made for the 1896 presidential campaign, featuring Republican nominees William McKinley (two tiles) and Garrett Hobart, and Democratic nominee for president William Jennings Bryan.... > Item Details
General James W. Pope Manuscript Account About Ft. Leavenworth, KS
Lot # 2432 - General James W. Pope Manuscript Account About Ft. Leavenworth, KS
Includes 4 pamphlets: Address of Lieut. J.W. Pope, 5th Infantry, Delivered at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, May 30, 1876, 3pp printed. Pope, Capt. J.W. Crimes and Criminals of the American Army. Read before the Pittsburg Prison Congress, Oct. 13th, 1891. 8vo, printed paper wraps, 12pp. Pope, J.W.,... > Item Details
Kiowa Indian Large Format Photographs, Plus Real Photo Postcards
Lot # 2414 - Kiowa Indian Large Format Photographs, Plus Real Photo Postcards
Lot of 7, including four large format photographs mounted on board, plus three real photo postcards.   Two of the larger photographs show cotton farming, one penciled on verso Cotton field near Mt. View Okla. Feb 1906.  The other two larger photographs show turn-of-the-century Indian ... > Item Details
Military Swagger Sticks
Lot # 2334 - Military Swagger Sticks
Lot of 2, including 24 in. long ebony colored U.S. officer's swagger stick with metal handle that features crossed cannons with bomb at center, horn ferrule 1in. long, ca 1890s; and 22 in. long walnut stick cane with ivory tip in the form of a rifle cartridge.  > Item Details
Two Identifed Civil War Cased CDVs
Lot # 2028 - Two Identifed Civil War Cased CDVs
Three Civil War cartes trimmed and mounted in sixth plate cases. The first is identified in old pencil as “Sumner Chase” with a later ink notation, “Killed at/Greenbrier WVa/Civil War,” no back mark. This is presumably twenty-three year old Private Sumner F. Chase, Co. A., 2n... > Item Details
Unusual Order of Railway Conductors Illustrated Certificate
Lot # 2395 - Unusual Order of Railway Conductors Illustrated Certificate
17 x 11 in., recognizing the membership of J.R. Turner, of De Soto Division No. 241, initiated January 17, 1904, featuring a portrait of Mr. Turner and watercolor printed illustrations. > Item Details
2nd Lieutenant W.W. Davis, Massachusetts 29th Infantry, Civil War & Post-Civil War Archive
Lot # 2071 - 2nd Lieutenant W.W. Davis, Massachusetts 29th Infantry, Civil War & Post-Civil War Archive
15 items.   William W. Davis (1835-1904) was a 26-year-old clerk in Boston when he enlisted in the 29th Massachusetts Infantry shortly after the attack on Ft. Sumter, mustering as a Sergeant in Co. A. He saw early action at Big Bethel, where companies A and K of the 29th w... > Item Details
Portfolio of Prints Relating to the French Revolution of 1848
Lot # 2338 - Portfolio of Prints Relating to the French Revolution of 1848
Lot of 20 black and white lithographs. Most by Casse Freres, editors. Published by A. Bes and F. Dubreuil, Paris. Each approx. 12 x 18 in. Titles include: Massacre au Ministere des Affaires Entrangeres (23 Fevrier 1848) Carniceria en el Ministerio de los Negocios Estrangeros. Le Peuple aux Tuile... > Item Details
Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Unknown Militia Colonel
Lot # 2009 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Unknown Militia Colonel
A ruby ambrotype of an unidentified militia officer wearing a nine button light colored (grey) single breasted frock coat highlighted by uncommon embroidered full bird colonel insignia sewn to either side of the collar. The fancy cloth shoulder straps are outlined with two rows of braid and affixed... > Item Details
Pvt. Charles J. Fox, Wisconsin 48th Infantry, Civil War Letter, Plus Related Items
Lot # 2073 - Pvt. Charles J. Fox, Wisconsin 48th Infantry, Civil War Letter, Plus Related Items
Charles J. Fox, originally from Wheaton, WI, enlisted in March of 1865 as a private and was mustered into Co. K, Wisconsin 48th Infantry.  He was mustered out in March of 1866.  Letter is 3pp, dated at Fort Riley (Kansas), September 15, 1865, addressed to Fox's wife.  Accomp... > Item Details
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