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Civil War Stereoview of KIA African American Soldiers Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
Lot # - Civil War Stereoview of KIA African American Soldiers Buried at Arlington National Cemetery
A stereoview titled in the negative 456. Soldiers' Cemetery, Arlington, lacking photographer's imprint. A unique view of the sea of grave markers at Arlington National Cemetery, with two grave markers in the foreground honoring unknown fallen U.S. Colored Soldiers.
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Navajo <i>J.B. Moore</i> Crystal Storm Pattern Weaving / Rug
Lot # 375 - Navajo J.B. Moore Crystal Storm Pattern Weaving / Rug
plate IX of Moore's 1903 catalogue; woven with hand-spun wool in colors of red, cream, dark brown, and gray; 65 x 43 in.
early 20th century
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Five Brass Lockets Containing Gem-Size Albumens of Civil War Personalities, Plus
Lot # - Five Brass Lockets Containing Gem-Size Albumens of Civil War Personalities, Plus
Lot of 5 brass lockets, approx. 1.0 x 1.0 in. or slightly smaller, containing gem-size albumen photographs.  Specifically:

Locket containing eight gem-size albumens of Civil War personalities, including an 1860 image of Abraham Lincoln and a pre-war image of Robert E. Lee.

Locket containing two gem-size albumens, including Admiral Farragut, plus a cropped postage stamped.

Locket containing two gem-size albumens, of Gens. Ulysses S. Grant and Winfield Scott.

Locket containing four gem-size albumens, of Winfield Scott, John C. Fremont, and two others.  Condition note: Locket and images with water damage.

Locket with anchor, cross, and heart on the cover, containing four images, including a European royal and his wife, a Civil War major general, and what appears to be Daniel Webster.
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Potawatomi Loom Beaded Bandolier Bag
Lot # 400 - Potawatomi Loom Beaded Bandolier Bag
thread-sewn and beaded using colors of pink, dark blue, white, translucent green, and rose; beadwork backed with red wool and cream cotton; blue wool tassels finish bag, total length 37.5 in. x width 11.75 in.
late 19th century
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[Michigan] Six Views of the Fraudulent
Lot # 113 - [Michigan] Six Views of the Fraudulent "Michigan Relics"
Lot of 6 images of Michigan "relics."  On verso of each mount, a label reads Pre-Historic Relics / Stereoscopic Views from the Original Negatives / These valuable records of an extinct race have been faithfully photographed and mounted suitable for the stereoscope and furnished at 20 cents each, $1 per half-dozen, $1.80 per doz. or the entire set - about 50 in number - at 12.5 cents each.  As it is impossible to name these views, each negative is carefully numbered from 1 to 50 and the public are requested to order by number accordingly.  No discoveries since the exhuming of the city of Pompeii has created such widespread interest, and no set of views is complete without these curiosities.  R.R. McLaughlin, Charlotte, Mich
The relics were "discovered" in Michigan in 1890 by James Scotford and presented publicly with the help of former Michigan Secretary of State Danielle E. Soper.  Most scientific and historical authorities quickly determined the items to be frauds, but much of the public fell for the ruse.
The cards offered here are numbered 6 images are numbered: #7, #8, #9, #10, #15, and #16.
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Navajo Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace
Lot # 171 - Navajo Silver and Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace
Necklace comprised of silver beads and 14 small najas serving as blossoms on necklace.  One turquoise appliqued to larger central naja, possibly later, length 30 in.
third quarter 20th century
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Hopi Katsina Doll From the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Albert T. Miller
Lot # 298 - Hopi Katsina Doll From the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Albert T. Miller
painted with remnants of red, white, and blue pigment; doll retains inventory tag #133 of the Mr. and Mrs. Albert T. Miller collection, owners of 49 Steps Gallery, Los Angeles; height 14.5 in., height with plexi base 16.5 in.
late 19th century

Illustrated on cover and page 3 of the 1967 exhibit catalogue, Kachinas, published by The Otis Art Institute of Los Angeles County.
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Three CDVs of Gen. Joseph Hooker
Lot # - Three CDVs of Gen. Joseph Hooker
Lot of 3 CDVs of Gen. Joseph Hooker (1814-1879), including a three-quarter-length view as brigadier general, copyright 1862 to Mathew Brady; a half-length view as major general, copyright 1862 to Brady; and a rare view seated out side his tent, wearing the uniform of a brigadier general, with no photographer's credit.
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[Western US-Nebraska] Exceptionally Scarce Wheat and Drain View of Immigrants in Covered Wagons at Lincoln, Nebraska
Lot # 243 - [Western US-Nebraska] Exceptionally Scarce Wheat and Drain View of Immigrants in Covered Wagons at Lincoln, Nebraska
Regular sized yellow mount with imprint of Wheat & Drain, Lincoln, Nebraska, ink titled on verso Emigrants in Lincoln.  An exceptionally scare view showing a camp of six covered wagons with Lincoln businesses visible in the background.
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