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Dartmoor Massacre Watercolor Memorial

Dartmoor Massacre Watercolor Memorial

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
52
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

Dartmoor Massacre Watercolor Memorial, America, c. 1815, a large urn atop a monument inscribed "IN/MEMORY/OF THE/MASSACRE/AT/DARTMOOR/APRIL 6/1815," flanked by a man and woman in mourning, the man More ...

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera

Auction:
3199T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2019
Lot:
1116
Sold for:
$172$140

Group of Civil War and Indian War Ephemera, including an 1869 order from postmaster Milton Mills requesting stamps, an 1863 War Department general orders pamphlet, and general correspondence. More ...

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$246$200

African American and American Immigrant Studies, Two Titles. James McKaye's (1805-1888) The Mastership and its Fruits: the Emancipated Slave Face to Face with his Old Master, New York: Loyal 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 ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Six Printed Executive Order Pamphlets, December 1862-January 1863.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Six Printed Executive Order Pamphlets, December 1862-January 1863.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$154$125

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Six Printed Executive Order Pamphlets, December 1862-January 1863. Including: 1) Message of the President of the United States, [...] transmitting correspondence More ...

Charles Ball Constitution

Charles Ball Constitution

Auction:
3038B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2017
Lot:
144
Sold for:
$49,200$40,000

Charles Ball Constitution Whalebone Cane and Scrimshaw Whale's Tooth, c. 1841, the cane with whale ivory top carved in the form of a hand holding a brass ring, octagonal to round whalebone shaft More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Contemporary Fair Copy of Correspondence between General George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas

Washington, George (1732-1799) Contemporary Fair Copy of Correspondence between General George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$800$650

Washington, George (1732-1799) Contemporary Fair Copy of Correspondence between General George Washington and Lieutenant General Thomas Gage, Cambridge and Boston, August 11, 13, and 19, 1775. 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 ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document, Twice Signed, 25 January 1774.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document, Twice Signed, 25 January 1774.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Washington, George (1732-1799) Document, Twice Signed, 25 January 1774. Single leaf inscribed and signed by Washington on both sides, billing Richard Smith for a survey of land granted to him for More ...

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Custer, George A. (1839-1876) Autograph Letter Signed, West Point, New York, 6 April 1859. Laid paper bifolium inscribed over four unlined pages, 8 x 10 in., with original sealed envelope. To Minnie More ...

Kendall, George Wilkins (1809-1867) & Carl Nebel (1805-1855) The War Between the United States and Mexico Illustrated.

Kendall, George Wilkins (1809-1867) & Carl Nebel (1805-1855) The War Between the United States and Mexico Illustrated.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
294
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

Kendall, George Wilkins (1809-1867) & Carl Nebel (1805-1855) The War Between the United States and Mexico Illustrated. New York & Philadelphia: Plon Brothers of Paris for Appleton, 1851. First and More ...

Myers, Moses (1753-1835) Archive of Correspondence and Documents.

Myers, Moses (1753-1835) Archive of Correspondence and Documents.

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1171
Sold for:
$523$425

Myers, Moses (1753-1835) Archive of Correspondence and Documents. Eight documents relating to the successful international trading business of Norfolk, Virginia's first recorded Jewish settler, and More ...

Tennyson, Alfred Lord (1809-1892) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 August [1852].

Tennyson, Alfred Lord (1809-1892) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 August [1852].

Auction:
2891T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 18, 2016
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$431$350

Tennyson, Alfred Lord (1809-1892) Autograph Letter Signed, 9 August [1852]. Laid bifolium inscribed over three pages. To Charles de la Pryme, regarding the correspondent's protege, the poet Richard More ...

Rare and Historic Painted Hide by Chiricahua Apache Naiche (1856-1919)

Rare and Historic Painted Hide by Chiricahua Apache Naiche (1856-1919)

Auction:
2862B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 07, 2015
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Rare and Historic Painted Hide by Chiricahua Apache Naiche (1856-1919), c. late 19th/early 20th century, depicting one of the last (and possibly the very last) encounter of the Chiricahua "Hostiles" More ...

Journal, Pistols, Sash, Gold Watch, and Papers of Colonel Richard C. Dawkins, 6th Kentucky Infantry

Journal, Pistols, Sash, Gold Watch, and Papers of Colonel Richard C. Dawkins, 6th Kentucky Infantry

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
179
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Journal, Pistols, Sash, Gold Watch, and Papers of Colonel Richard C. Dawkins, 6th Kentucky Infantry, c. 1861-65, journal included hand-drawn maps on the inside front and back covers of Shiloh, Bull More ...

Thirty-four-star Flag of General J.K. Weaver

Thirty-four-star Flag of General J.K. Weaver

Auction:
2856M
Auction:
Sale #2856M - Oct 30, 2015
Lot:
227
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Thirty-four-star Flag of General J.K. Weaver, c. 1861-63, hand-sewn blue wool bunting canton with thirty-four white cotton stars, red and white wool bunting machine sewn strips, hoist in red, white, More ...

Group of Randall Family Memorabilia

Group of Randall Family Memorabilia

Auction:
2712M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 13, 2014
Lot:
1126
Sold for:
$400$325

Group of Randall Family Memorabilia, including a needlework family register, miscellaneous family letters and correspondences, and a framed painted family crest on silk with eglomise border, 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 ...

Julian Scott (American, 1846-1901)      Yankee and Rebel

Julian Scott (American, 1846-1901) Yankee and Rebel

Auction:
2673B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 20, 2013
Lot:
622
Unsold
 

Julian Scott (American, 1846-1901) Yankee and Rebel Signed and dated "Julian Scott 1892" l.l., titled twice in pencil and dedicated "T.D. from JULIAN SCOTT 1892" in pencil on the stretcher, More ...

California and Far West Correspondence, 1870s-1890s, Wilbur Family, of Illinois.

California and Far West Correspondence, 1870s-1890s, Wilbur Family, of Illinois.

Auction:
2658B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jun 01, 2013
Lot:
11
Unsold
 

California and Far West Correspondence, 1870s-1890s, Wilbur Family, of Illinois. Forty letters, thirty-seven of which are accompanied by their original envelopes, cancelled postage intact; More ...

Lakota Ledger Drawing

Lakota Ledger Drawing

Auction:
2636B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Feb 11, 2013
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,920$1,600

Lakota Ledger Drawing, Standing Bear, c. 1890, signed "Matona Yo," with a corresponding standing bear glyph, depicting a warrior wearing a war shirt, leggings with multiple "horse tracks" painted on More ...

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$84,000$70,000

Adams, John Quincy (1767-1848) Autograph Letter Signed, 20 April 1837. One folded wove paper bifolium inscribed on four pages, congressional stationery. To Elijah Hayward (1786-1864), thanking More ...

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document.

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document.

Auction:
2621B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2012
Lot:
106
Sold for:
$480$400

Tyler, John (1790-1862) Signed Document. Washington, D.C., March 10, 1842. Engraved document completed in ink by hand appointing F.M. Dimond of Rhode Island American Consul to Vera Cruz, Mexico, More ...

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902)      Head of Christ

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ

Auction:
2609B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 07, 2012
Lot:
435
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Thomas Nast (American, 1840-1902) Head of Christ Signed and dated "ThNast/1900" l.r., numbered "10.20..." in red on the stretcher, with a label from Abbey Art Galleries, Pittsburgh, affixed to More ...

Archive of Elaine Shepard v. Dorothy Kilgallen Case Related Papers, Journalism, and Vietnam War Related Material, and Personal Material

Archive of Elaine Shepard v. Dorothy Kilgallen Case Related Papers, Journalism, and Vietnam War Related Material, and Personal Material

Auction:
2597M
Auction:
Discovery - May 16, 2012
Lot:
384D
Sold for:
$889$750

Archive of Elaine Shepard v. Dorothy Kilgallen Case Related Papers, Journalism, and Vietnam War Related Material, and Personal Material, including typed manuscripts, photographs, correspondence, More ...

Jacob Hurd Silver Cann

Jacob Hurd Silver Cann

Auction:
2585B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 04, 2012
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$16,590$14,000

Jacob Hurd Silver Cann, (1702/3-1758), Boston, 1728, the molded rim with incised lines below, above Jacob Hurd touchmark on the tapering sides that include an applied bead mid-band and a scroll More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), and Andrew, John Albion (1818-1867)

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), and Andrew, John Albion (1818-1867)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
84
Sold for:
$24,885$21,000

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), and Andrew, John Albion (1818-1867), Autograph letter signed, one page, April 4th, 1863, as President, a thoughtful and eager response to a letter from April 1st, 1863, More ...

Four Hand-written Vermont Civil War Era Correspondence and a Document

Four Hand-written Vermont Civil War Era Correspondence and a Document

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$296$250

Four Hand-written Vermont Civil War Era Correspondence and a Document, related to Cavendish, Vermont, 1864 regarding pay, property, and muster. More ...

Eight Assorted Civil War-related Ephemera Items

Eight Assorted Civil War-related Ephemera Items

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$98$80

Eight Assorted Civil War-related Ephemera Items, a Union Generals carte-de-visite, 1872 correspondence from Brig.-General George A.H. Blake, five unframed prints, and an 1863 Saco, Maine, Soldiers' More ...

Two World War II Era Correspondence Scrapbooks

Two World War II Era Correspondence Scrapbooks

Auction:
2565M
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 12, 2011
Lot:
387
Sold for:
$24$20

Two World War II Era Correspondence Scrapbooks, Massachusetts families Bagley and Bury. More ...