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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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Group of Daguerreotypes and Ambrotypes
Lot # 2143 - Group of Daguerreotypes and Ambrotypes
Lot includes 11 daguerreotypes (5 sixth plate, 6 ninth plate), 9 ambrotypes (6 sixth plate, 3 ninth plate), and 7 tintypes (5 sixth plate, 2 ninth plate).  Notables include: sixth plate daguerreotypes by B.H. Benham of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Jenks Brothers of Paterson, New Jersey, and Knapp's... > Item Details
Three Scarce Embossed Photographic Chemical Bottles
Lot # 2476 - Three Scarce Embossed Photographic Chemical Bottles
first approx. 5.5" tall, with part of label still attached: Cyclone Developer. A combination of the best known developing agents, producing results superior to anything on the market. Some cork still adhering to inside neck and small piece inside bottle. Second bottle, 6.5" tall, has Simpkinson & Mi... > Item Details
American Indian Real Photo Postcard of Omaha Women, Signed by One of the Women
Lot # 2416 - American Indian Real Photo Postcard of Omaha Women, Signed by One of the Women
Real photo postcard of two women identified as Omaha Indians.  The RPCC is a photograph of a photograph, and is postmarked September 2, 1908 at Pender, Nebraska, addressed to a man in Portland, Oregon, with the message: this is my photo, am a indian woman me with the hatchet will exchange for p... > Item Details
Early Map of Arx Carolina
Lot # 2382 - Early Map of Arx Carolina
Hand colored copperplate engraving of Arx Carolina (Fort Caroline) by Arnoldus Montanus, originally published 1671 by Van Meurs of Amsterdam for Montanus' book De Nieuwe en Onbekende Weereld (The New and Unknown World); 14.75 x 12. 25 in., engrossed to 15.25 x 12.75 in. Fort Caroline was the ... > Item Details
Supreme Court Justices Signed Pamphlet, Including Rehnquist, Stevens, Brennan, Marshall, Plus
Lot # 2296 - Supreme Court Justices Signed Pamphlet, Including Rehnquist, Stevens, Brennan, Marshall, Plus
Circa 1975-1976 United States Supreme Court visitor's or educational pamphlet, signed by the eight associate justices of that period but lacking the signature of Chief Justice Warren E. Burger.  Each justice has signed below his profile in the centerfold of the pamphlet, including: Willi... > Item Details
World War II Major General William Henry Harrison, Jr. Archive
Lot # 2126 - World War II Major General William Henry Harrison, Jr. Archive
An extensive archive of Major General William Henry Harrison, Jr. (1892-1956). General Harrison was related to the ninth President of the United States, William Henry Harrison (1773-1841). Virtually nothing is published regarding General Harrison's service in World War Two. Still, Harr... > 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
20th Century Political Signed Photographs, Including Wallace, McGovern, & Goldwater
Lot # 2298 - 20th Century Political Signed Photographs, Including Wallace, McGovern, & Goldwater
Lot of 11, including 5" x 7" portraits signed by Hubert H. Humphrey, George C. Wallace, John M. Ashbrook and John B. Connally, and 8" x 10" signed portraits of Barry Goldwater, Bob Dole, George McGovern, Mo Udall, Pete McCloskey, Edmund Muskie, and Lowell P. Weicker, Jr. > Item Details
Civil War Soldier's Letters, Including Lieutenant T.J. Crull, 19th Indiana Infantry
Lot # 2077 - Civil War Soldier's Letters, Including Lieutenant T.J. Crull, 19th Indiana Infantry
7 Items. An archive of seven items, mostly relating to Thomas Jefferson Crull of the Iron Brigade’s 19th Indiana Infantry. Crull enlisted as corporal in Company “B,” was promoted to Sergeant, then received a battlefield commission as 2nd Lieutenant on the second day of Gettysbur... > Item Details
<i>The Carpenter,</i> World War II Vintage
Lot # 2354 - The Carpenter, World War II Vintage
Lot of 30. The Carpenter is published by the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, in their words: A monthly journal for Carpenters, Sawmill and Timber Workers, Furniture Workers, Stair Builders, Machine Wood Workers, Planing Mill Men, Millwrights, Shipwrights and Boat Builders, P... > Item Details
Fine Album of Wabash Railway & Related Railroad Photographs, Ca 1910-1940
Lot # 2396 - Fine Album of Wabash Railway & Related Railroad Photographs, Ca 1910-1940
Wonderful collection of nearly 300 silver gelatin photographs, most mounted in a scrapbook, 12 x 16 in., with black heavy paper pages. The silver gelatin photos within the scrapbook capture Wabash railroad engines, each with location and date written in white ink below the image. Dates range fr... > Item Details
Sterling-Smythe Poster
Lot # 2350 - Sterling-Smythe Poster
15 x 41.5 in. (sight) in 17 x 43.75 in. frame. Advertisement for Sterling-Smythe Company, Chicago, and their "Red Blooded Clothes." The company was featured on an illustrated advertising postal cover in 1917, but this is the only reference we can find to them. A real scarcity. > Item Details
Eddie Rickenbacker, American World War I Fighter Ace, Autographed Photograph
Lot # 2120 - Eddie Rickenbacker, American World War I Fighter Ace, Autographed Photograph
Eddie Rickenbacker (1890-1973).  WWI ace fighter pilot and MOH recipient, race car driver, and commercial airline executive.  8 x 10 in. photograph, signed in blue ink My best wishes to "Doris Ann Eberhardt," Capt. Eddie Rickenbacker. > Item Details
CDVs of Special People, Including Tom Thumb & Family
Lot # 2154 - CDVs of Special People, Including Tom Thumb & Family
Lot of 9 CDVs, including: General Grant, Jr. / Thirteen Years Old - Twenty-three Inches high / At Barnum's Museum, N.Y., with a two cent revenue stamp affixed to verso with Barnum's Museum cancelation dated October 17, 1865. Col. Routh Goshen, the "Arabian Giant," 28 years ol... > Item Details
Outdoor Albumen of Mass. Militia Company, Ca 1880s
Lot # 2405 - Outdoor Albumen of Mass. Militia Company, Ca 1880s
A framed albumen measuring 18 x 15.5 (20 x 17.5 framed) depicting an unknown Massachusetts Militia Company drawn up before a village firehouse. Note the spike helmets and array of 1880’s era equipment. A young black musician is standing at the far left of the line. The early insulated telephon... > Item Details
20th Century American Artists & Writers, Autographed Photographs, Including Andrew Loomis
Lot # 2316 - 20th Century American Artists & Writers, Autographed Photographs, Including Andrew Loomis
Lot includes: Bruce Barton (1886-1967).  American author (The Man Nobody Knows), congressman (R-NY, 1937-1940), and advertising executive (BBDO).  5 x 7 in. photograph signed, dated July 13, 1951, AND typed letter signed, regarding the photograph. William Beebe (1877-1962).  Ame... > Item Details
North Carolina Governor Tod Robinson Caldwell DS, 1871
Lot # 2293 - North Carolina Governor Tod Robinson Caldwell DS, 1871
Dated January 7, 1871, authorizing the use of the Seal of the State of North Carolina. The document is affixed with the embossed seal, which is still raised and retains some of its gold gilt, 5.5" x 8.75" overall. Tod Robinson Caldwell (1818-1874) was the 41st governor of North Carolina... > Item Details
Two Jules Baric Zouave Hand-Colored Lithographs,
Lot # 2104 - Two Jules Baric Zouave Hand-Colored Lithographs,
From The Crimean War, 1859. Each 11 x 14". These are Baric's original proof sheets; published in Paris by A[rnauld] De Vresse, lithographed by Geniex; each inscribed at top on mat Modele. One depicts a French Zouave helping a dying soldier drink from a canteen and captioned "On n'e... > Item Details
CDV of Pistol Armed Union Private
Lot # 2023 - CDV of Pistol Armed Union Private
A period oval copy shot without back mark or identification. A teenage private wearing a forage cap holds a small percussion revolver. > Item Details
Land Grant Signed by James Monroe
Lot # 2275 - Land Grant Signed by James Monroe
9.5 x 13 in., vellum, partially printed. [Washington, DC], 20 Feb. 1818. Signed by James Monroe as President, and Josiah Meigs as Commissioner of the Land Office. Somewhat unusual in that it has a wonderful lithographed image in upper left of "Liberty" handing a paper (presumably a land de... > Item Details
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