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Framed Carte-de-visite of Jefferson Davis from the Brady Gallery

Framed Carte-de-visite of Jefferson Davis from the Brady Gallery

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
292
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Framed Carte-de-visite of Jefferson Davis from the Brady Gallery, c. 1861-65, a CDV of a standing Jefferson Davis with a Brady gallery backmark, and a CDV of a Confederate 2nd National Flag, framed More ...

Group of Civil War-era Related Items

Group of Civil War-era Related Items

Auction:
3305M
Auction:
Sale #3305M - Nov 01, 2019
Lot:
311
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Group of Civil War-era Related Items, an NCO belt with buckle and brass tab, a CDV of Robert E. Lee. with a C.R. Rees backmark, a Jefferson Davis CDV in lady's clothing, other images of soldiers, More ...

Jefferson Davis Letter

Jefferson Davis Letter

Auction:
3263T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 12, 2019
Lot:
1819
Unsold
 

Jefferson Davis Letter, c. 1856, letter from Colonel A. K. Clancy to Jefferson Davis dated May 9, 1856, regarding fence placement at the Arsenal of St. Louis, framed (damage) with a reproduction More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1007
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Document Signed, 1 December 1844. Single leaf secretarial document authorizing Lloyd Selby to deliver the results (in triplicate) of Mississippi's presidential vote to More ...

Round Metal Button Picturing "Wm Jackson" and "J.C. Jackson,"

Round Metal Button Picturing "Wm Jackson" and "J.C. Jackson,"

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$185$150

Round Metal Button Picturing "Wm Jackson" and "J.C. Jackson," with beaded gold edge. Note: William A. Jackson worked as a coachman and house slave for Jefferson Davis. While working in the More ...

Cased Presentation Spyglass

Cased Presentation Spyglass

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1384
Sold for:
$615$500

Cased Presentation Spyglass, 19th century, leather-covered brass body with single extension housed in a mahogany case, the end of the brass body engraved "LT. WILLIAM H. PARKER/C.S.N.A.," closed lg. More ...

Cased Presentation Spyglass

Cased Presentation Spyglass

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1274
Unsold
 

Cased Presentation Spyglass, 19th century, leather-covered brass body with single extension housed in a mahogany case, the end of the brass body engraved "LT. WILLIAM H. PARKER/C.S.N.A.," closed lg. More ...

Carte-de-visite Album Compiled by John Badger Bachelder (1825-1894)

Carte-de-visite Album Compiled by John Badger Bachelder (1825-1894)

Auction:
2730B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2014
Lot:
92
Unsold
 

Carte-de-visite Album Compiled by John Badger Bachelder (1825-1894) Leather-bound album with brass edges and clasps, with Bachelder's initials engraved on a brass shield attached to the front More ...

Group of Carte-de-visites and Two Tintypes

Group of Carte-de-visites and Two Tintypes

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$554$450

Group of Carte-de-visites and Two Tintypes, c. 1861-65, including Winfield Scott, two Robert E. Lees, McClellan, Albert Sidney Johnston, Stonewall Jackson, Jefferson Davis's capture, various naval More ...

Portrait of Jefferson Davis

Portrait of Jefferson Davis

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
125
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Portrait of Jefferson Davis, c. 1864, photographic portrait of Confederate President Jefferson Davis, on the lower right is inscribed When the Confederate army and government withdrew from Richmond, More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Archive of Correspondence with John W. French (1808-1871)

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Archive of Correspondence with John W. French (1808-1871)

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$2,760$2,300

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Archive of Correspondence with John W. French (1808-1871) Four autograph letters signed by Jefferson Davis, written between 1856 and 1859; a document appointing French More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) and Varina Banks Howell Davis (1826-1906)   Archive of Correspondence

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) and Varina Banks Howell Davis (1826-1906) Archive of Correspondence

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
17
Sold for:
$600$500

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) and Varina Banks Howell Davis (1826-1906) Archive of Correspondence. Three letters from Varina Davis, 1859-1861, addressed to John W. French, one written on the blank More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 December 1860.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 December 1860.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$6,600$5,500

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, 24 December 1860. Three pages, on a Carson's Congress stationery bifolium, with the original envelope. To John W. French, written from the More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, 22 January 1861.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, 22 January 1861.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$3,600$3,000

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, 22 January 1861. Two pages, on a lined folding stationery bifolium. To John French, expressing an inability to help with a problem a West More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) and John W. French (1808-1871)   Archive Related to their Association

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) and John W. French (1808-1871) Archive Related to their Association

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$840$700

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) and John W. French (1808-1871) Archive Related to their Association. A small group of documents revealing Reverend French's attempt to extricate himself from More ...

Davis, Jefferson  (1808-1889) Signed Military Commission, 1 July 1855.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Signed Military Commission, 1 July 1855.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
21
Sold for:
$450$375

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Signed Military Commission, 1 July 1855. Single page printed document on paper, completed by hand. Appointing the newly West Point-graduated Samuel Breck Jr. More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Three Envelopes with Free Frank Signatures.

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Three Envelopes with Free Frank Signatures.

Auction:
2687B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 17, 2013
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$960$800

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Three Envelopes with Free Frank Signatures. All c. 1860, addressed to John W. French at West Point, all with tears, two affecting Davis's signature. (3) More ...

Carte-de-visite Album

Carte-de-visite Album

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$23,370$19,000

Carte-de-visite Album, c. 1861-65, ninety-eight carte-de-visites relating to the Civil War, fifty-eight various Lincoln images, Mary Todd, Tad, John Wilkes Booth, Jefferson and Varina Davis, More ...

Presidential and Literary Autographs c. 1875.

Presidential and Literary Autographs c. 1875.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Presidential and Literary Autographs c. 1875. Commercially produced green morocco album, gilt stamped front board with "Autographs" in an ornate gothic font and the former owner's name, William P. More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$923$750

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889) Autograph Letter Signed, Beauvoir, Mississippi, November 18, 1883. Single sheet in a double-glazed frame, written in violet ink, slightly chipped, old folds, 5 x 8 in., More ...

Cabinet Photographs of Actors.

Cabinet Photographs of Actors.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$570$475

Cabinet Photographs of Actors. 20th century oak recipe box containing approximately eighty cabinet photographs of famous actors from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, including Joseph More ...

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880)

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$539,500$475,000

Constantino Brumidi (Italian/American, 1805-1880) Study for The Apotheosis of Washington in the Rotunda of the United States Capitol Building. Unsigned. Oil on canvas, dia. 35 1/4 in., in a molded More ...

(Autograph Album)

(Autograph Album)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

(Autograph Album), including clips, and autograph/manuscript letters and notes, many to members of the Carlisle family, and referencing Washington, DC, most late 19th-early 20th century and laid More ...

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889)

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

Davis, Jefferson (1808-1889), Signed carte-de-visite photograph, undated, inscribed "Your friend Jefferson Davis", produced by Tanner & Van Ness, Lynchburg, Virginia, 3 1/2 x 2 1/2 in., (edges More ...

Seven Clipped Signatures

Seven Clipped Signatures

Auction:
2534M
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 19, 2011
Lot:
452
Sold for:
$178$150

Seven Clipped Signatures, including Edward Everett (1794-1865), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), and Robert Fenton, and four others (one on birch bark), together with a calling card of Jefferson Davis, More ...

Nine Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons

Nine Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons

Auction:
2530M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 15, 2010
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$296$250

Nine Sterling Silver Souvenir Spoons, mostly famous people, John Whittier, Joseph Johnson, Jefferson Davis, and including Mississippi flag, etc. More ...

Seven Clipped Signatures

Seven Clipped Signatures

Auction:
2521M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 13, 2010
Lot:
135
Unsold
 

Seven Clipped Signatures, including Edward Everett (1794-1865), Hamilton Fish (1808-1893), and Robert Fenton, and four others (one on birch bark), together with a calling card of Jefferson Davis, More ...

Thirty Civil War Related Book Titles

Thirty Civil War Related Book Titles

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
55
Sold for:
$474$400

Thirty Civil War Related Book Titles, 19th and early 20th century, Tarbell, Life of Lincoln, vol. I-IV; Beveridge, Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1858, vol. I and II; Hertz, The Hidden Lincoln; Ludwig, More ...

Civil War Era Carte de Visite Political Caricature of the Fleeing Jefferson Davis

Civil War Era Carte de Visite Political Caricature of the Fleeing Jefferson Davis

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
257D
Sold for:
$107$90

Civil War Era Carte de Visite Political Caricature of the Fleeing Jefferson Davis, titled "The Last Ditch of the Chivalry, or a President in Petticoats", bearing signature to reverse. More ...

Framed Print of Civil War Soldiers and Politicians

Framed Print of Civil War Soldiers and Politicians

Auction:
2434
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 20, 2008
Lot:
868A
Sold for:
$415$350

Framed Print of Civil War Soldiers and Politicians, shown are Polk, Madruder, Simmons, Hollins, McCullock, Jefferson Davis, Lee, Beauregard, Price, Johnson, and Hardee, sight size ht. 18 1/4, wd. 28 More ...