Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Cincinnati, OH, United States
DoneFri, Dec 7, 2012 3:00 PM GMT
American History, Including the Civil War
The Fall 2012 catalog of our semiannual American History live salesroom auction features over 400 lots from the grand panoply of history including: a collection of rare Lincoln manuscripts descended directly in the family of his first Vice President, Hannibal Hamlin; a diverse selection from the Jim and Pat Gifford Collection of Political Americana including pitchers, trays, canes, banks, figurines and much more; a group of items from the Wright brothers' bicycle shop given to Louis Christman in exchange for work restoring the 1905 Wright Flyer; and other remarkable offerings. Please don't miss our wonderful selection of Early Photography, Civil War relics, photographs, letters, and diaries; Western mining and settlement; autographs and manuscripts from the first President to astronauts; rare books by Dard Hunter on papermaking that may never again appear on the market; and so much more.