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Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
122
Sold for:
$356$300

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Signed document, one page, November 24th, 1908, as President, appointment of Rhodric Winfield Browne as First Lieutenant in the Medical Reserve Corps, countersigned More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$582$475

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919), Signed document, one page, January 9th, 1909, as President, on vellum, appointment given to Rhodric Winfield Browne to serve as First Lieutenant in the Medical More ...

Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972), Presentation Copy

Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972), Presentation Copy

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
740
Unsold
 

Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972), Presentation Copy, Log of the President's Trip to the Berlin Conference (July 6, 1945 to August 7, 1945), [1945], original pictorial warps with spiral binding, written More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1819-1865)

Lincoln, Abraham (1819-1865)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
64
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Lincoln, Abraham (1819-1865), Signed document, August 1st, 1864, as President, one page, on vellum, an appointment for William G. Laverty as First Lieutenant in the Veteran Reserve Corps, More ...

Silver Porringer

Silver Porringer

Auction:
2524B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 07, 2010
Lot:
204
Sold for:
$889$750

Silver Porringer, Jesse Churchill (1773-1819), Boston, bulbous circular bowl with domed bottom, cast handle pierced in a keyhole pattern, "CHURCHILL" struck in a conforming rectangle on underside of More ...

Chittenden, Thomas (1730-1797)

Chittenden, Thomas (1730-1797)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$267$225

Chittenden, Thomas (1730-1797), Signed document, January 1, 1794, one page, as Governor of Massachusetts, commission for David Robinson as Lieutenant Colonel Commandant of the First Regiment in the More ...

Framed March 6, 1865, Abraham Lincoln Signed U.S. Presidential Military   Commission

Framed March 6, 1865, Abraham Lincoln Signed U.S. Presidential Military Commission

Auction:
2478
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 14, 2009
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

Framed March 6, 1865, Abraham Lincoln Signed U.S. Presidential Military Commission, bearing the signatures of President Abraham Lincoln and Secretary of War Edwin M. Stanton, to First Lieutenant in More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Adams, John (1735-1826)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
1
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Adams, John (1735-1826), Signed document, one page, August 13th, 1798, military commission appointing Jonathan Church as First Lieutenant of Marines in the United States Navy, countersigned by More ...

(Civil War and 19th Century Presidential Military Commissions), Breck, Samuel, Jr.

(Civil War and 19th Century Presidential Military Commissions), Breck, Samuel, Jr.

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$31,995$27,000

(Civil War and 19th Century Presidential Military Commissions), Breck, Samuel, Jr. Fine collection of ten Presidential commissions on vellum, issued to Samuel Breck, Jr., during the years 1856-1897, More ...

(U.S. Military Commissions and Archive), Mauck, Clarence (died 1881)

(U.S. Military Commissions and Archive), Mauck, Clarence (died 1881)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
66
Sold for:
$17,775$15,000

(U.S. Military Commissions and Archive), Mauck, Clarence (died 1881), Fine archive of Presidential commissions and papers of Clarence Mauck, First Regimental Cavalry and later the Fourth and Ninth More ...

Collection of Postcards and Miscellaneous Ephemera

Collection of Postcards and Miscellaneous Ephemera

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$95$80

Collection of Postcards and Miscellaneous Ephemera, a Civil War era War Department letter of promotion to First Lieutenant, 14th Regiment Rhode Heavy Artillery to William H. Chenery, and "signed" by More ...

Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973) Lot of Five U.S. Navy Images from the U.S.S. Lexington during World War II: Hellcat Goes Thunderi

Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973) Lot of Five U.S. Navy Images from the U.S.S. Lexington during World War II: Hellcat Goes Thunderi

Auction:
2399
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Mar 07, 2008
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$10,665$9,000

Edward Steichen (American, 1879-1973) Lot of Five U.S. Navy Images from the U.S.S. Lexington during World War II: Hellcat Goes Thundering Off Deck, Getting Set for the Big Strike on Kwajelein, A More ...

Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769-1821)

Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769-1821)

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Bonaparte, Napoleon (1769-1821), Signed document, one page, l'an onze [1803], as First Consul, from the Ministry of War, appointment of Louis Deshautschamp as Lieutenant in the 13th Cavalry More ...

Freeman, Douglas Southall (1886-1953), Signed copy

Freeman, Douglas Southall (1886-1953), Signed copy

Auction:
2341
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 19, 2006
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$118$100

Freeman, Douglas Southall (1886-1953), Signed copy, Lee's Lieutenants: A Study in Command, New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1942, Volume I only, first edition, original gilt lettered black cloth, More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2300
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2005
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Signed document, August 10th, 1861, one page, commission for William C. Paine as First Lieutenant in the Corps of Engineers, countersigned by Simon Cameron, folio, More ...

Set of Three Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Side Chairs

Set of Three Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Side Chairs

Auction:
2295
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 05, 2005
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$47,000$40,000

Set of Three Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Side Chairs, attributed to Thomas Seymour, possibly with John Seymour, Boston, 1808-12, the square backs with curved circles inlaid into the corners More ...

American School, 18th Century  Portrait of Lydia Haven Hovey.

American School, 18th Century Portrait of Lydia Haven Hovey.

Auction:
2230
Auction:
Sale #2230 - Feb 22, 2004
Lot:
362
Sold for:
$470$400

American School, 18th CenturyPortrait of Lydia Haven Hovey. Unsigned, sitter identified by inscriptions on the reverse. Oil on panel, depicting the seated woman wearing a white organdy bonnet and a More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
161
Sold for:
$5,288$4,500

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed Document, July 22nd, 1793, one page, certificate for membership in the Society of the Cincinnati, signed as president of the Society, countersigned by Henry More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1746-1826)

Jefferson, Thomas (1746-1826)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$2,938$2,500

Jefferson, Thomas (1746-1826), Signed Document, one age, as President, on vellum, appointing Joseph Boomer First Lieutenant in the Second Regiment of Infantry, April 17, 1802, countersigned by Henry More ...

Two Pairs of Decorated Hide Gauntlets

Two Pairs of Decorated Hide Gauntlets

Auction:
2132
Auction:
Sale #2132 - Jan 11, 2003
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$206$175

Two Pairs of Decorated Hide Gauntlets, Shoshone (?), late 19th century, the first decorated with polychrome silk floral devices, the second with multicolored beaded floral devices, both with fringe More ...

Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag

Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag

Auction:
2132
Auction:
Sale #2132 - Jan 11, 2003
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Plains Beaded and Quilled Hide Pipe Bag, Arapaho (?), first quarter 19th century, with beaded borders descending to a lower panel beaded on both sides with multicolored symbolic (?) imagery on one More ...

Confederate Second National Garrison Flag

Confederate Second National Garrison Flag

Auction:
2173
Auction:
Sale #2173 - Oct 27, 2002
Lot:
479
Sold for:
$17,625$15,000

Confederate Second National Garrison Flag, 1863-65, with cotton stars on wool canton, white field constructed of bunting strips and rope gromets, 10 x 15 feet (large area of loss in lower right More ...

Queen Anne Tiger Maple and Cherry High Chest of Drawers,

Queen Anne Tiger Maple and Cherry High Chest of Drawers,

Auction:
2128
Auction:
Sale #2128 - Feb 24, 2002
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$29,375$25,000

Queen Anne Tiger Maple and Cherry High Chest of Drawers, Rhode Island, c. 1730-60, the top section with flat molded cornice above a case of two thumb-molded short drawers and three long drawers, the More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1746-1826)

Jefferson, Thomas (1746-1826)

Auction:
2109
Auction:
Sale #2109 - Nov 10, 2001
Lot:
45
Sold for:
$3,335$2,900

Jefferson, Thomas (1746-1826), Signed Document, one age, as President, on vellum, appointing Joseph Boomer First Lieutenant in the Second Regiment of Infantry, April 17, 1802, countersigned by Henry More ...