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Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868)      Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$231,000$190,000

Sheldon Peck (Illinois/Vermont, 1797-1868) Portrait of John Newcomb Knapp (1826-1893) of Victory, New York Unsigned, the subject identified in typed notes on the reverse. Oil on canvas laid More ...

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$51,660$42,000

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henry B. McClellan, a Lee Letter, and an Image of McClellan, c. More ...

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863.

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Lee, Robert E. (1807-1870) Letter Signed, 18 March 1863. Single sheet of wove paper inscribed over one page to Lieutenant General James Longstreet (1821-1904) asking whether Longstreet thinks More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Official Arrangements at Washington for the Funeral Solemnities of the Late Abraham Lincoln.

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Official Arrangements at Washington for the Funeral Solemnities of the Late Abraham Lincoln.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$554$450

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) Official Arrangements at Washington for the Funeral Solemnities of the Late Abraham Lincoln. Washington, D.C.: Adjutant General's Office, [1865]. Octavo, three-page More ...

Truman, Harry (1884-1972) Signed Citation, 9 April 1946.

Truman, Harry (1884-1972) Signed Citation, 9 April 1946.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
116
Unsold
 

Truman, Harry (1884-1972) Signed Citation, 9 April 1946. Citation for the Legion of Merit, Degree of Legionnaire, presented to Colonel Fedor Iakushenko of the Red Army, signed by Truman on White More ...

Thomas Griswold & Company Sword Presented to Captain J.F. Girault, and Pen and Ink Depiction of the Sword

Thomas Griswold & Company Sword Presented to Captain J.F. Girault, and Pen and Ink Depiction of the Sword

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
40
Sold for:
$36,900$30,000

Thomas Griswold & Company Sword Presented to Captain J.F. Girault, and Pen and Ink Depiction of the Sword, c. 1861, silver-plated brass hilt, knuckle bow is three twisted snakes with the head as the More ...

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henr

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
262
Unsold
 

1st DC Cavalry Henry Rifle Captured by Confederate General Wade Hampton During the Beefsteak Raid and Given to His Adjutant, Major Henry B. McClellan, a Lee Letter, and an Image of McClellan, c. More ...

Civil War, Seven Documents.

Civil War, Seven Documents.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1018
Sold for:
$246$200

Civil War, Seven Documents. Including: a receipt for $100 in Treasury Notes, signed by Treasury Secretary Gilbert Rodman (1800-1862) 21 September 1861; an October 31, 1862 letter signed by the More ...

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797.

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$23,985$19,500

Washington, George (1732-1799) Circular Letter Signed as President, Philadelphia, 1 March 1797. Laid paper bifolium inscribed on one page in a secretarial hand, inviting New York Senator John 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 ...

Plains Pictorial Beaded Buffalo Hide Blanket Strip

Plains Pictorial Beaded Buffalo Hide Blanket Strip

Auction:
2685B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Nov 09, 2013
Lot:
205
Sold for:
$39,000$32,500

Plains Pictorial Beaded Buffalo Hide Blanket Strip, c. 1870, with three multicolored sawtooth-edged rondels and four stylized pronghorns on a light blue background, lg. 59 3/4, dia. of rondel 6 7/8 More ...

Flag of The 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps and Commissions of Daniel K.   Cross

Flag of The 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps and Commissions of Daniel K. Cross

Auction:
2684M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 02, 2013
Lot:
154
Unsold
 

Flag of The 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, 2nd Army Corps and Commissions of Daniel K. Cross, c. 1862-1865, wool bunting flag with a red stripe on the hoist side, followed by a white, then red, with a More ...

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of "Gen. & Mrs. Stone,"

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of "Gen. & Mrs. Stone,"

Auction:
2654M
Auction:
Discovery - May 23, 2013
Lot:
667
Sold for:
$308$250

Sixth-plate Daguerreotype Portrait of "Gen. & Mrs. Stone," the sitters identified in inscriptions on a label affixed to the velvet case pad "Gen. & Mrs. Stone/Adj. Gen. of Mass.," mounted in a More ...

Printed Documents Signed.

Printed Documents Signed.

Auction:
2611M
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 13, 2012
Lot:
1022
Sold for:
$425$350

Printed Documents Signed. Seven documents including two Commonwealth of Massachusetts military appointments printed and completed in manuscript from Sudbury, 1789 and Newburyport, 1794; a More ...

Classical Wavy Birch and Pine Turned Tall Post Tester Bed

Classical Wavy Birch and Pine Turned Tall Post Tester Bed

Auction:
2606M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2012
Lot:
736
Sold for:
$551$450

Classical Wavy Birch and Pine Turned Tall Post Tester Bed, Burlington, Vermont, area, c. 1825-35, the four vase and ring-turned posts topped by acorns and continuing to vase- and ring-turned legs More ...

Classical Wavy Birch and Pine Turned Tall Post Tester Bed

Classical Wavy Birch and Pine Turned Tall Post Tester Bed

Auction:
2558M
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 14, 2011
Lot:
35
Unsold
 

Classical Wavy Birch and Pine Turned Tall Post Tester Bed, Burlington, Vermont, area, c. 1825-35, the four vase and ring-turned posts topped by acorns and continuing to vase- and ring-turned legs More ...

Pownall, Thomas (1722-1805)

Pownall, Thomas (1722-1805)

Auction:
2526B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 14, 2010
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$148$125

Pownall, Thomas (1722-1805), Signed document, September 28, 1758, one page, as Captain General and Governor in Chief of the Province of Massachusetts Bay, an appointment for Silvanus Martin as More ...

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
119
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865), Signed document, March 4, 1863, one page, on vellum, as President, commission appointing William H. Morgan an Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers, countersigned by More ...

Group of Union Army Civil War Documents

Group of Union Army Civil War Documents

Auction:
2453
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 15, 2009
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$59$50

Group of Union Army Civil War Documents, a May 6, 1863 pay voucher with detached fragment including reference to his Black servant "Sam Washington," and Muster-out Roll for 1st Lieutenant and 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 ...

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Washington, George (1732-1799)

Auction:
2433
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 16, 2008
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$7,110$6,000

Washington, George (1732-1799), Signed document, one page June 17th, 1783, as General and Commander in Chief, discharging Alexander McMasters of the first New York Regiment from the American Army, More ...

Group of Union Army Civil War Documents

Group of Union Army Civil War Documents

Auction:
2429
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 15, 2008
Lot:
226
Unsold
 

Group of Union Army Civil War Documents, a May 6, 1863 pay voucher with detached fragment including reference to his Black servant "Sam Washington," and Muster-out Roll for 1st Lieutenant and More ...

American School, 19th Century    Miniature Portrait of General John Adams Dix.

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General John Adams Dix.

Auction:
2322
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 04, 2006
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$2,115$1,800

American School, 19th Century Miniature Portrait of General John Adams Dix. Signed "M. Perine" c.l. Watercolor on ivory, 3 1/8 x 2 1/4 in., in a satinwood format with oval aperture in a reeded More ...

Lot of Assorted Civil War Books

Lot of Assorted Civil War Books

Auction:
2316
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 13, 2006
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$176$150

Lot of Assorted Civil War Books, 19th and 20th century, including four volumes of the Adjutant's General Report (1862-1865), Personnel of the Civil War, Numbers and Losses of the Civil War, History More ...

Chippendale Mahogany Carved and Mahogany Veneer Slant-lid Oxbow Serpentine Desk

Chippendale Mahogany Carved and Mahogany Veneer Slant-lid Oxbow Serpentine Desk

Auction:
2297
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 06, 2005
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$28,200$24,000

Chippendale Mahogany Carved and Mahogany Veneer Slant-lid Oxbow Serpentine Desk, attributed to William King, Salem, Massachusetts, c. 1780, the thumbmolded lid opens to an interior of a central More ...

McKinley, William (1843-1901)

McKinley, William (1843-1901)

Auction:
2256
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 21, 2004
Lot:
151
Sold for:
$264$225

McKinley, William (1843-1901), Signed document, May 24th, 1898, one page, as President, military commission on vellum to an unknown recipient (redacted) as Assistant Adjutant General of Volunteers More ...

Group of Civil War Titles

Group of Civil War Titles

Auction:
2208
Auction:
Sale #2208 - Aug 21, 2003
Lot:
697
Sold for:
$59$50

Group of Civil War Titles, including the Adjutant General's Report, 1865, and More ...

DIX

DIX

Auction:
2109
Auction:
Sale #2109 - Nov 10, 2001
Lot:
26
Sold for:
$86$75

DIX, JOHN (1798-1879) Signed Document, July 14, 1873, as Governor of New York, one page, on vellum, folio, commission for William Ferris as Captain in the State Militia, countersigned by Jonathan More ...