Lot 1360    

CDV of Buffalo Bill Cody,
2005, Historic Americana / June 9-10
early albumen of young Cody in suit with black broad-brimmed hat and overcoat, imprint along bottom Sarony, 680 Broadway./BUFFALO BILL.

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Stereoview of Dakota Territory Hunters,
Lot # 1167 - Stereoview of Dakota Territory Hunters,
cabinet-sized on yellow mount, ca 1885. Not marked but typical of the work of F.J. Haynes, and on his style of card. A terrific image. > Item Details
Three Western Stereoviews,
Lot # 1175 - Three Western Stereoviews,
all albumen includes a 3.5" x 7" view entitled Galen Clark, Esq., with Watkins, San Francisco imprint, PLUS untitled 3.5" x 7" view of a lumber camp with imprint of Savage & Ottinger's, Salt Lake City, AND a 4.5" x 7" view entitled 15 Downey Block, Los Angeles, with imprint of H.T. Payne & Co. > Item Details
Scarce War of 1812 <i>John Bull and the Baltimoreans</i> Satirical Cartoon,
Lot # 1056 - Scarce War of 1812 John Bull and the Baltimoreans Satirical Cartoon,
etching drawn and engraved by William Charles. This caricature lauds the opposition of the Baltimoreans to the British at the battle of North Point, in contrast to the Alexandrian's pacifism, 10" x 14". Archivally matted and framed, 15" x 18.4". A scarce and important War of 1812 print. > Item Details
Tintype of Construction of First Baptist Church of Shelbyville, Kentucky,
Lot # 30 - Tintype of Construction of First Baptist Church of Shelbyville, Kentucky,
sixth plate showing construction of this brick church with wonderful wooden plank ramp running from ground at front to roof at rear, steeple still under construction with wooden arched louvered windows being installed, great log scaffolding surrounds building. One bricklayer is visible working on st... > Item Details
Cabinet Card of Photographer with Camera,
Lot # 50 - Cabinet Card of Photographer with Camera,
a trick photograph of the same individual. On the left he has a pair of crutches, and on right he is standing next to the camera with the same pair under his arms and holding the camera lens cover in hand, imprint of W.A. Contant, Williamson, N.Y. > Item Details
Fantastic Patriotic Uncle Sam Pillow Sham,
Lot # 923 - Fantastic Patriotic Uncle Sam Pillow Sham,
chromolithographed silk with 3" silk fringe in light blue. Scene of rifle toting Uncle Sam in foreground, navy at sea on right, army charging across battlefield at left and air corps above, text in black above On the Land/On The Sea-In The Air/We'll Be There, 22.5" square including fringe. Archival... > Item Details
Fantastic Navajo Battle Map,
Lot # 1214 - Fantastic Navajo Battle Map,
blue-lined folded single letter sheet, 9.75” x 15.5” open. Inked inscription of rear reads Map of the route of the 2nd Column against the Navajoe (sic) Indians, from San Isidso, to Canon (sic) Bonito, N.M. 349 miles, Commenced Oct. 24th, 58. Completed Nov. 18th 1858. For Mary L. Backus. With a journ... > Item Details
Lot of Eleven Ninth Plate Union Cases,
Lot # 59 - Lot of Eleven Ninth Plate Union Cases,
includes dark brown Mary Had a Little Lamb (Berg 1-156, Krainik 384), no image; PLUS dark brown The Blind Beggar (Berg 1-161, Krainik 388), with ambrotype portrait of two young ladies; PLUS The Game of Chess (Berg 1-163, Krainik 338), with one tintype and one ambrotype; PLUS brown Day, Aurora (Berg ... > Item Details
Quarter Plate Tintype Group Portrait of Infantry NCOs,
Lot # 517 - Quarter Plate Tintype Group Portrait of Infantry NCOs,
all unidentified, wearing regulation nine-button frock coats and Hardee hats with infantry insignia and company letter “B”. Inside the bugle there appears to be an illegible two digit number appearing to be “16” in reverse and thus ruling out any possible Iron Brigade association. The four well-dr... > Item Details
Quarter Plate Ambrotype of Fully-Equipped Yank Infantryman,
Lot # 507 - Quarter Plate Ambrotype of Fully-Equipped Yank Infantryman,
this unidentified private wears a four-button sack, standard infantry accoutrements, backpack, and white canvas haversack, toting a Springfield rifle with the tompion still in the barrel. The sleeves of the roughly made wool sack coat are rolled up while the lighting gives dimension to the folds and... > Item Details
CDV of Brig. Gen. Joseph Hawley,
Lot # 649 - CDV of Brig. Gen. Joseph Hawley,
anonymous, with blue-green 2-cent revenue stamp and contemporary identification on verso. A newspaper editor and early Republican Party organizer, Hawley fought at First Manassas later becoming Colonel of the 7th Connecticut. He participated in the Port Royal expedition and subsequent Charleston si... > Item Details
F.J. Haynes Boudoir Photograph of a Montana Cowboy,
Lot # 1150 - F.J. Haynes Boudoir Photograph of a Montana Cowboy,
with his imprint on verso. Identified as E.H. Brewster, from Wibaux, Montana Territory (see Tilden, Following the Frontier. 1964:305). > Item Details
Photograph of Key Players in the Andrew Johnson Impeachment,
Lot # 127 - Photograph of Key Players in the Andrew Johnson Impeachment,
albumen on larger card stock entitled Managers of the house of Representatives of the Impeachment of Andrew Johnson, marked Brady & Co. lower left, image is 7.5" x 9.85", stock is 10.4" x 13.4". > Item Details
Wonderful Early Half Plate Ambrotype of a New England Militia Officer,
Lot # 503 - Wonderful Early Half Plate Ambrotype of a New England Militia Officer,
a fine late-1850s portrait of an unknown high-ranking state militia officer reminiscent of an earlier daguerreotype in terms of style and composition. The officer could be any rank from captain to colonel based on the wire bullion epaulettes and the chapeau de bras that were dropped from Regular Ar... > Item Details
CDV of Lt. Joshua Freeman, 15th Mass.,
Lot # 467 - CDV of Lt. Joshua Freeman, 15th Mass.,
by J.J. Boynton, Boston, ink signed “Joshua Freeman Lieut/15th Mass. Vols. & A.C.S.” beneath civilian portrait. Boynton enlisted a sergeant in Company C. in July 1861 and was promoted to commissary sergeant in December 1862. At Gettysburg, Boynton was a 2nd lieutenant and mustered out in July 1864 ... > Item Details
Indian-Used Spencer Carbine,
Lot # 1027 - Indian-Used Spencer Carbine,
with 52 caliber 18.4" round barrel, with removed rear sight, lever-action breech, most markings obscured by pitting, steel buttplate and rear sling swivel, walnut stock with brass tack decoration along top edge and trimmed walnut forearm with steel barrel band with sling swivel, total length 37". > Item Details
French Type D Trade Musket,
Lot # 973 - French Type D Trade Musket,
approx. 50 caliber round-to-octagonal 48.7" barrel with engraved cipher on left side and standing front sight, partial reconverted flintlock with engraving, engraved steel side plate, steel trigger guard with ornate terminals and engraved steel butt plate and 4 steel ramrod sleeves with old rod, ful... > Item Details
Tintype of a Missionary Priest Surrounded by American Indians,
Lot # 1234 - Tintype of a Missionary Priest Surrounded by American Indians,
slightly less than quarter plate-sized with priest raising a crucifix, hand outstretched to kneeling supplicants, one with hands clasped in prayer. Three other Indians, all in Western garb, flank the priest. A powerful image, ripe with symbolism. > Item Details
Joseph Stewart's Maryland War of 1812 Powder Horn,
Lot # 1012 - Joseph Stewart's Maryland War of 1812 Powder Horn,
with lovely engraved inscription in two lines that read Jos. Stewart/Church Creek, Md., all letters with cross-hatched interiors and cross-hatched swags near plug end. Spout is double-ring turned with original carved wood stopper, plug is flattened dome of spruce/fir with iron bar for strap, attache... > Item Details
Outdoor CDV of Three Mounted Federal Cavalrymen,
Lot # 640 - Outdoor CDV of Three Mounted Federal Cavalrymen,
having desirable Missouri back mark, specifically, L W. McSchooler, Weston, Mo. McSchooler captured a trio of veteran western troopers complete with sabers taken from a raised porch looking on to the narrow city street. A gaggle of curious on-lookers including boys standing with other soldiers li... > Item Details
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