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Harvard College Theses. Illustrissimo Johanni Hancock, Armigero, Gubernatori; Honoratissimo Thomae Cushing, Armigero.

Harvard College Theses. Illustrissimo Johanni Hancock, Armigero, Gubernatori; Honoratissimo Thomae Cushing, Armigero.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1016
Sold for:
$246$200

Harvard College Theses. Illustrissimo Johanni Hancock, Armigero, Gubernatori; Honoratissimo Thomae Cushing, Armigero. Boston: Typs Thomae et Johannis Fleet, 1782. Large folio broadside printed with More ...

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamatio

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Massachusetts General Court and John Adams (1735-1826) By the Great and General Court of the Colony of Massachusetts-Bay. A Proclamation. The Frailty of Human Nature, the Wants of Individuals, and More ...

Wolcott, Roger (1847-1900) Gubernatorial Souvenir Photo Album, 1897-1899.

Wolcott, Roger (1847-1900) Gubernatorial Souvenir Photo Album, 1897-1899.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1036
Unsold
 

Wolcott, Roger (1847-1900) Gubernatorial Souvenir Photo Album, 1897-1899. Folio album compiled by members of Wolcott's staff while he served as Governor of Massachusetts, containing twenty-four More ...

Watercolor "Clement" Family Record

Watercolor "Clement" Family Record

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Watercolor "Clement" Family Record, Pompey, New York, c. 1814, documenting significant life events in the family of Samuel Clement and Ruth Hibbard and their eleven children arranged in columns with More ...

Watercolor Engraving A View of the City of Boston the Capital of New England in North America

Watercolor Engraving A View of the City of Boston the Capital of New England in North America

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
289
Sold for:
$338$275

Watercolor Engraving A View of the City of Boston the Capital of New England in North America, 19th century, view of the city from across Boston Harbor, after a view drawn on the spot by Governor More ...

Governor Christopher Gore-signed Framed Commission

Governor Christopher Gore-signed Framed Commission

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1153
Sold for:
$74$60

Governor Christopher Gore-signed Framed Commission, c. 1810, commission for Joseph Gleason to be a lieutenant in an artillery company. Militaria online More ...

John Hancock, 1775, Judgment Document and Samuel Pemberton, 1756, Judgment Document

John Hancock, 1775, Judgment Document and Samuel Pemberton, 1756, Judgment Document

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1757
Sold for:
$277$225

John Hancock, 1775, Judgment Document and Samuel Pemberton, 1756, Judgment Document, Boston, Massachusetts, printed form with manuscript completions, framed, (separations at folds), ht. 13 1/4, wd. More ...

Lowell, John (1743-1802) An Eulogy on the Honourable James Bowdoin, Esq. L.L.D., late President of the American Academy of Arts and Sci

Lowell, John (1743-1802) An Eulogy on the Honourable James Bowdoin, Esq. L.L.D., late President of the American Academy of Arts and Sci

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
190
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Lowell, John (1743-1802) An Eulogy on the Honourable James Bowdoin, Esq. L.L.D., late President of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Boston: Isaiah Thomas & Ebenezer T. Andrews, 1791. Large More ...

McKinley, William (1843-1901) Signatures of Cabinet Members c. 1900.

McKinley, William (1843-1901) Signatures of Cabinet Members c. 1900.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1049
Sold for:
$62$50

McKinley, William (1843-1901) Signatures of Cabinet Members c. 1900. Cards autographed by: Postmaster General Charles Emory Smith; Secretary of War Elihu Root; Secretary of Agriculture James Wilson; More ...

Canadian School, Early 19th Century      Portrait of Jonathan Bliss

Canadian School, Early 19th Century Portrait of Jonathan Bliss

Auction:
3079T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Feb 26, 2018
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$861$700

Canadian School, Early 19th Century Portrait of Jonathan Bliss Unsigned, subject identified in information attached to the reverse. Oil on board, 30 x 23 1/2 in., in a mahogany veneer frame. More ...

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Four Broadsides Issued by Governor John Brooks, 1820s.

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Four Broadsides Issued by Governor John Brooks, 1820s.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$154$125

Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Four Broadsides Issued by Governor John Brooks, 1820s. Three of the four typographically printed broadsides on paper refer to days of Thanksgiving, the fourth More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Typed Letter Signed, 15 July 1901.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Typed Letter Signed, 15 July 1901.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
100
Sold for:
$492$400

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Typed Letter Signed, 15 July 1901. Single leaf of laid paper, letterhead of the Vice President's Chamber, to Colonel Curtis Guild Jr. (1860-1915), replying to a More ...

Joseph Blackburn (Massachusetts/New Hampshire/United Kingdom, d. 1778), Portrait of David Mumford (1730-1807), New London, Connecticut

Joseph Blackburn (Massachusetts/New Hampshire/United Kingdom, d. 1778), Portrait of David Mumford (1730-1807), New London, Connecticut

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$29,520$24,000

Joseph Blackburn (Massachusetts/New Hampshire/United Kingdom, d. 1778) Portrait of David Mumford (1730-1807), New London, Connecticut Unsigned. Oil on canvas, 51 x 40 in., in the likely More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November [n.d., 1867?].

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November [n.d., 1867?].

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1033
Sold for:
$492$400

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, 4 November [n.d., 1867?]. Octavo-format wove paper bifolium inscribed over two pages. To Cyrus Augustus Bartol (1813-1900) regarding a More ...

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
89
Sold for:
$86,100$70,000

J.J. Elliott Monumental Carved Mahogany Quarter-chiming Hall Clock, c. 1900, case attributed to R.J. Horner & Co., W. 23rd Street, New York, from the estate of Colonel Park Shaw of Carefree, More ...

Five Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Plates

Five Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Plates

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
2129
Sold for:
$49$40

Five Wedgwood Transfer-decorated Plates, three "Home of John Templeman Coolidge," a "The State House Boston," and a "Governor Wentworth Mansion," (imperfections), dia. 9 1/4 in. Provenance: The More ...

Ten American Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons

Ten American Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons

Auction:
2975B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 12, 2017
Lot:
306
Sold for:
$246$200

Ten American Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons, 20th century, two Durgin/Caldwell Betsy Ross spoons, two by William Meyers: Iowa with various state monuments and Williamsburg, Virginia, featuring the More ...

Smith, Alfred Emmanuel "Al" (1873-1944) Signed Photo and Two Typed Letters Signed.

Smith, Alfred Emmanuel "Al" (1873-1944) Signed Photo and Two Typed Letters Signed.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$123$100

Smith, Alfred Emmanuel "Al" (1873-1944) Signed Photo and Two Typed Letters Signed. Two typed letters signed to H.F. Wilson Jr., dated 1930 and 1931; and a signed photograph of Smith, Calvin More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photographic Portrait by Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) with Autograph Note Signed, 17 November 1908

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photographic Portrait by Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) with Autograph Note Signed, 17 November 1908

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1083
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Photographic Portrait by Edward Sheriff Curtis (1868-1952) with Autograph Note Signed, 17 November 1908. The large portrait signed by Curtis in red crayon, bottom More ...

Lieutenant's Commission of Edward J. Bartlett, Concord, Massachusetts

Lieutenant's Commission of Edward J. Bartlett, Concord, Massachusetts

Auction:
2908T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 21, 2016
Lot:
1099
Sold for:
$185$150

Lieutenant's Commission of Edward J. Bartlett, Concord, Massachusetts, c. 1864, framed Governor John Andrew commission for Bartlett as Lieutenant in the Fifth Regiment of Cavalry, ht. 18 1/4, wd. 12 More ...

Framed George S. Boutwell Proclamation for Fasting, Humiliation, and Prayer

Framed George S. Boutwell Proclamation for Fasting, Humiliation, and Prayer

Auction:
2863M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 19, 2015
Lot:
449
Sold for:
$246$200

Framed George S. Boutwell Proclamation for Fasting, Humiliation, and Prayer, Massachusetts, 1851, (imperfections), ht. 33 1/2, wd. 28 1/4 in. More ...

Revolutionary War, Four Documents.

Revolutionary War, Four Documents.

Auction:
2865B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2015
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$400$325

Revolutionary War, Four Documents. Including a receipt from the state of Massachusetts with an engraved Paul Revere border, dated 1 December 1777, obliging to re-pay Joanna Alford the ten pounds More ...

American Signed Documents, Mostly 17th and 18th Century, Massachusetts Governors.

American Signed Documents, Mostly 17th and 18th Century, Massachusetts Governors.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

American Signed Documents, Mostly 17th and 18th Century, Massachusetts Governors. Approximately twenty-seven various signed documents including receipts, letters, clipped signatures and other More ...

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 2 June 1852.

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 2 June 1852.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Emerson, Ralph Waldo (1803-1882) Autograph Letter Signed, Concord, 2 June 1852. Single sheet of laid paper, inscribed on both sides. To Robert Carter, apologizing for not correcting some errors in More ...

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Military Commission, 3 December 1787.

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Military Commission, 3 December 1787.

Auction:
2819T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 27, 2015
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Signed Military Commission, 3 December 1787. Typographically printed document on paper, fulfilled by hand, sealed and signed by Hancock as Governor of Massachusetts, More ...

Gage, Thomas (1721-1787) An Address of the Gentlemen and Principal Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to His Excellency Governor Gage.

Gage, Thomas (1721-1787) An Address of the Gentlemen and Principal Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to His Excellency Governor Gage.

Auction:
2764B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2014
Lot:
32
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Gage, Thomas (1721-1787) An Address of the Gentlemen and Principal Inhabitants of the Town of Boston, to His Excellency Governor Gage. [Boston: No Printer, 1775]. The left-hand half only of this More ...

American School, 19th Century      Portrait of a Woman.

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman.

Auction:
2757B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 26, 2014
Lot:
470
Sold for:
$554$450

American School, 19th Century Portrait of a Woman. The sitter wears a lace cap with pink ribbon, gold pendant earrings, and a black dress with lace collar, and holds a book in her hand, oil on More ...

Assembled Royal Crown Derby Imari Palette Porcelain Dinner and Dessert   Service

Assembled Royal Crown Derby Imari Palette Porcelain Dinner and Dessert Service

Auction:
2754B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 11, 2014
Lot:
598
Unsold
 

Assembled Royal Crown Derby Imari Palette Porcelain Dinner and Dessert Service, England, c. 1850-1925, pattern number 198: twenty-one plates, dia. 10 3/8, thirteen shallow bowls, dia. 10 1/8, twelve More ...

By the Governor. A Proclamation for a Publick Thanksgiving

By the Governor. A Proclamation for a Publick Thanksgiving

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$861$700

By the Governor. A Proclamation for a Publick Thanksgiving. Boston: Draper, 1773. Broadside, ESTC lists three copies in American libraries, two at the American Antiquarian Society, and one at the More ...

Dudley, Joseph (1647-1720) Document Signed, 9 July 1703.

Dudley, Joseph (1647-1720) Document Signed, 9 July 1703.

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$554$450

Dudley, Joseph (1647-1720) Document Signed, 9 July 1703. Single sheet of laid paper, with docketing information on the verso, the text in a secretarial hand with Dudley's signature below. More ...