Lot 2460    

Ox Team & Four-Horse Stagecoach Photographs
12/6/2012 - American History: TIMED Auction - ends 12/17
Lot of two photographs:

One 3.5" x 4.5" albumen print showing a four-horse stagecoach team, on a 7.75" x 9.75" mount lacking any imprints or inscriptions.

One 4.75" x 7" unmounted print showing a ten-oxen team pulling two full wagons, with a high desert camp and a line of mountains in the background, titled in pencil on verso Ox Train Near Trinidad, Colo.


Condition:  
First with minor yellowing. Second with a 2" vertical tear at lower left.
Sold: $105.75
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
American Indian Bookends & Vintage Letter Opener
Lot # 2431 - American Indian Bookends & Vintage Letter Opener
Lot of 5, including two sets of identical painted iron bookends, 4 in. high plus a vintage brass letter opener featuring an Indian chief and marked BELGIQUE on the blade, 8.25 in. overall length. > Item Details
N.A. Forsythe Stereoview, <i>The Choosing Dance of the Blackfeet</i>
Lot # 2411 - N.A. Forsythe Stereoview, The Choosing Dance of the Blackfeet
Standard size view on a curved dark gray mount with the imprinted caption The Choosing Dance of the Blackfeet on recto, although "Blackfeet" has been crossed out with black ink, showing at least 100 Blackfoot and settlers encircling the dancers who are encircling an American flag. No publi... > Item Details
Gerald Ford Signed Photograph
Lot # 2269 - Gerald Ford Signed Photograph
Gerald R. Ford (1913-2006). Thirty-eighth President of the United States (1974-1977).  9.5 x 7.75 in. photograph, signed in black marker in the lower margin.  Framed to 18.25 x 14.75 in. > 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
Harry Truman Wooden Figure, with Detachable Cork Stopper Head
Lot # 2253 - Harry Truman Wooden Figure, with Detachable Cork Stopper Head
Ca 1940s-1950s painted carved wood Harry Truman figural bottle stopper and stand; 7.5 in. tall. > Item Details
Late Indian Wars Era Cabinet Card Portraits of Officers
Lot # 2404 - Late Indian Wars Era Cabinet Card Portraits of Officers
Lot of 25. Includes a ca 1896 photo of Capt. R.A. Maxfield on a white Seckner, Fort Collins, Colo. card; a photo on white Smith stock showing a Chicago address with Casey ink inscribed on verso; and a photo of an unidentified cavalry officer on a G.W. Pach card, ca 1880. The other 22 cabinet cards a... > Item Details
Land Grant Signed by John Quincy Adams
Lot # 2277 - Land Grant Signed by John Quincy Adams
Approx. 10 x 16 in., partially printed on vellum. [Washington, DC], 20 March 1827. Signed J.Q. Adams as President, Geo. Graham as Commissioner of the General Land Office. Wafer seal intact. For John U. Yorke, for land in Edwardsville, Illinois. > Item Details
Henry Halleck, U.S. Army Officer, Autographed Watercolor Portrait
Lot # 2066 - Henry Halleck, U.S. Army Officer, Autographed Watercolor Portrait
Henry Halleck (1815-1872).  Major general who served as general-in-chief and chief of staff of the U.S. Army during the Civil War.  11.75 x 9.25 in. oval watercolor portrait of Halleck in civilian attire, on a 16 x 13 in. mount signed H.W. Halleck. > Item Details
<i>Buffalo Bill's Wild West: Drawings from Life</i> by Charles Henckel
Lot # 2464 - Buffalo Bill's Wild West: Drawings from Life by Charles Henckel
Henckel, Charles. Buffalo Bill's Wild West: Drawings from Life. Bruckmann'sche Buchdruckerei, Munich, 1891. First edition; original red cloth with illustration pasted to front cover, plus 10 additional chromolithograph plates (loose) with captions in English, French and German. Edg... > Item Details
Victorian, Velvet-Covered Photograph Album, Plus Assorted Cased Images
Lot # 2158 - Victorian, Velvet-Covered Photograph Album, Plus Assorted Cased Images
Lot includes album of cabinet cards and eight cased images. Album with green velvet cover featuring a heart-shaped mirror, with space for 30 cabinet cards and 12 cartes de visite, of which 19 cabinet card spaces are occupied with family portraits from Akron, Ohio studios.  Velvet worn, and s... > Item Details
Currier Lithograph, <i>Presidents of the United States</i>
Lot # 2343 - Currier Lithograph, Presidents of the United States
Early Nathaniel Currier lithograph The Presidents of the United States, ca 1845, showing the 11 presidents up to that point.13.5 x 9.75 in. (sight), framed to 25 x 22 in. > 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
Pair of Hand Colored Civil War Prints by W.T. Trego
Lot # 2102 - Pair of Hand Colored Civil War Prints by W.T. Trego
A celebrated late 19th century American painter specializing in military subjects, William B.T. Trego (1858-1909) was noted for his realistic portrayal of battle scenes and uniforms. This original pair of hand colored Civil War prints dated 1893 are from Trego’s popular Army & Navy of the ... > Item Details
Maine 7th Infantry Privates, Ezekiel & William Cole, DIA, Pre & Civil War-Period Letters
Lot # 2069 - Maine 7th Infantry Privates, Ezekiel & William Cole, DIA, Pre & Civil War-Period Letters
7 items     Ezekiel and Wilson Cole joined Company “F” of the 7th Maine Infantry together on January 23, 1862, mustering in at Camp Griffin in Fairfax County, Virginia.  Company “F” had been raised whole to replace the previous Company “F&rdqu... > Item Details
Seton, Ernest Thompson: <i>The Buffalo Wind</i>
Lot # 2371 - Seton, Ernest Thompson: The Buffalo Wind
Seton, Ernest Thompson. The Buffalo Wind. 7 x 9 in. book printed on handmade paper with soft buffalo hide covers. Tipped in large postcard-sized photo of Seton, bottom with signature and inscription to Robert K. Verbeck, and dated 31 May 1943. Limitation page indicates: Of this book there have ... > Item Details
Daguerreotype of an Elderly Woman in Wall Frame
Lot # 2133 - Daguerreotype of an Elderly Woman in Wall Frame
Quarter-plate daguerreotype of an aged woman, matted, and housed in a wall frame. > 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
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
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
Civil War Cavalry Officer Posing Astride Barrel, Albumen Photograph
Lot # 2042 - Civil War Cavalry Officer Posing Astride Barrel, Albumen Photograph
Albumen, 5.5 x 8.25 in. on 8 x 10 in. rigid mount, no photographer’s imprint. A most unusual photograph replete with character featuring an unrecognized staff grade cavalry officer seated on a saddle mounted on a barrel. The image is memorable, likely unpublished, but lacking written context. ... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: