Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Philadelphia, PA, United States
DoneSun, Dec 19, 2010 3:00 PM GMT
HISTORICAL AMERICANA EPHEMERA AND BOOKS
Gallery Auction Sun. Dec 19th, 10 AM ET 2501 E. Ontario Street, Phila., PA 19134 Important Hamilton-Reynolds affair ALS, John Barnes to Thomas Jefferson, Philadelphia, Oct. 3, 1797; c.1810-1940's Philadelphia Union Masonic lodge photo albums; 17th-19th c. European maps; 1779/1795 Ms copies of court proceedings for the development of Lancaster County, Pa roads; 17th & 18th c. Pennsylvania indentures; 1863 anonymous Ms account of a meeting w/James Buchanan at his Lancaster estate Wheatland; rare 1864 Joseph O. Cross African American Civil War soldier letter to his wife; Gen. William Sherman signed check & cut signature photo displays; Gen. U.S. Grant & others signed signatures & photo display; vintage Buster Brown items; 30's/40's Little Orphan Annie collectibles; 30's Ingersoll Mickey Mouse pocket watch; 19th/20thc. political campaign lapel studs; early 20th c. Brunhoff Mfg Co. cigar cutter; 1960's coin op floor model popcorn machine; 60's/70's Schmidt's Beer/other ad campaign drawings; vintage mechanical pencils; 40's/50's model photos; Eduardo Blinder original photographs; 50's Snow White & Dwarfs concrete outdoor statues; vintage pin-up art; Plays & Players (Phila)ephemera; 18th-20th c. books to include: approximately 20 titles from the personal libraries of Dr. David Ramsay (1749-1815 - first historian of The American Revolution) and sons William & Nathaniel; 1889 J. Bien/Geological Survey of New Jersey Atlas of New Jersey; 1879 Rauch's Pennsylvania Dutch Hand-Book; 1866 Bancroft Memorial Address on the Life and Character of Lincoln; 1878 Sturder's Popular Ornithology The Birds of North America; 1852 Report Of A Geological Survey Of Wisconsin, Iowa & Minnesota; 1902 Denslow's Night Before Christmas; 19th/20th c. rare dental & medical; 30 signed first/special edition titles to include: Harriet Beecher Stowe Uncle Tom's Cabin ; more!!!