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Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1117
Sold for:
$800$650

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936) Departmental Ditties and Other Verses. Lahore, India: Department of Public Journalism [Civil and Military Gazette Press], 1886. First edition of Kipling's first More ...

Group of Military Items

Group of Military Items

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1069
Sold for:
$49$40

Group of Military Items, a militia commission, painted eagle, brass cap plate, and other items. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. Penachio. Militaria online More ...

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003)      The Champion of Freedom

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom

Auction:
3165M
Auction:
Sale #3165M - Nov 02, 2018
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Felix George Weihs de Weldon (American, 1907-2003) The Champion of Freedom. Signed, inscribed and dated "Fex de Weldon/sculptor 1987" in the bronze base, stamped "© 87 FM" beside the soldier's More ...

Montgomery, Field Marshal Bernard (1887-1976) [and] General William Childs Westmoreland (1914-2005) [and] Typed Letters Signed.

Montgomery, Field Marshal Bernard (1887-1976) [and] General William Childs Westmoreland (1914-2005) [and] Typed Letters Signed.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1052
Sold for:
$400$325

Montgomery, Field Marshal Bernard (1887-1976) [and] General William Childs Westmoreland (1914-2005) [and] Typed Letters Signed. Montgomery's letter written 25 August 1945 from his German home in the More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1063
Sold for:
$461$375

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Autograph Note Signed 30 October 1917. Short note on Sagamore Hill card, inscribed on one side to New York Mayor John Purroy Mitchel (1879-1918) asking for box seats More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1144
Sold for:
$400$325

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843)      Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843) Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington

Auction:
3080B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 03, 2018
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

John Trumbull (New York, Connecticut, England, 1756-1843) Portrait of Brigadier General Ebenezer Huntington Unsigned. Oil on panel, 24 x 20 in., in the original gilt-gesso frame. Condition: A More ...

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$123$100

American Newspapers and Broadside: 1789-1835. Including: The New-York Packet, Thursday, June 4, 1789, with news from Henry Knox at the U.S. War Office defining guidelines for the distribution of More ...

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727.

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
42
Unsold
 

Dummer, William (1677-1761) Military Commission Signed, 1 February 1727. Sealed document on laid paper, typographically printed and fulfilled by hand, appointing John James, Gentleman, Lieutenant of More ...

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830.

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
75
Sold for:
$123$100

Lincoln, Levi (1749-1820) Four Signed Documents, 1829-1830. Four paper military commissions, typographically printed and fulfilled by hand, all sealed and signed by Lincoln and countersigned by More ...

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$523$425

Pigeon Section of the Signal Corps, World War I-era Archive. Material related to the U.S. Army's use of homing pigeons for military intelligence during the first World War, including five 8 x 10 in. More ...

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907.

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$923$750

Roosevelt, Theodore (1858-1919) Three Signed Documents, 1902-1907. All documents are military commissions related to Avery J. Cooper, who served in the Artillery Corps and later the Coast Artillery More ...

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.)  , Signed by Puller.

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) , Signed by Puller.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
236
Unsold
 

Davis, Burke (1913-2006) Marine! The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.), Signed by Puller. Boston: Little, Brown, & Co., 1962. First edition, signed and inscribed by Puller to S. More ...

Bronze Winfield Scott Medal

Bronze Winfield Scott Medal

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$338$275

Bronze Winfield Scott Medal, c. 1850, Julian MI-27, dies by Charles Cushing Wright, sharp details, (scattered marks in the fields), dia. 89.4 mm. Provenance: The collection of Nicholas A. More ...

Eight Wales Family Massachusetts Commissions and Documents

Eight Wales Family Massachusetts Commissions and Documents

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$431$350

Eight Wales Family Massachusetts Commissions and Documents, c. 1808-25, framed commissions in the Massachusetts Militia for Sanforth Freeman, and Stephen Wales, and one excerpt from the manual of More ...

USS Lawrence

USS Lawrence

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
177
Sold for:
$677$550

USS Lawrence Cane, oak shaft with a silver and mother-of-pearl head engraved "Flagship Lawrence September 10, 1813," and accompanied by two framed documents describing the history of the ship and More ...

Recruiting Poster, Commission, Cane, and Ephemera Relating to Benjamin Read Wales, 42nd and 45th Massachusetts, and 1st U.S. Colored Tr

Recruiting Poster, Commission, Cane, and Ephemera Relating to Benjamin Read Wales, 42nd and 45th Massachusetts, and 1st U.S. Colored Tr

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$861$700

Recruiting Poster, Commission, Cane, and Ephemera Relating to Benjamin Read Wales, 42nd and 45th Massachusetts, and 1st U.S. Colored Troops, c. 1861-99, recruiting poster calling for troops in the More ...

General Samuel McClellan Military Fowler Built by Joel White

General Samuel McClellan Military Fowler Built by Joel White

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$58,425$47,500

General Samuel McClellan Military Fowler Built by Joel White, c. 1775, cherry stock with a French-style butt, brass buttplate with bayonet storage area, silver escutcheon plate, silver side plate in More ...

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber and Non-commissioned Officer's Sword

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber and Non-commissioned Officer's Sword

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1068
Unsold
 

Model 1840 Cavalry Saber and Non-commissioned Officer's Sword, cavalry saber marked "R&C" on the ricasso, with chrome/nickel-plated scabbard, lg. 41 3/4 in.; non-commissioned officer's sword with More ...

Oil on Tin Portrait of Major General Augustine Prevost and a Miniature Portrait of His Wife Annette Grand

Oil on Tin Portrait of Major General Augustine Prevost and a Miniature Portrait of His Wife Annette Grand

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1119
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Oil on Tin Portrait of Major General Augustine Prevost and a Miniature Portrait of His Wife Annette Grand, late 18th century, bust-length portrait of the general wearing a blue-faced red military More ...

Tintype Photo of Eleven New York Soldiers

Tintype Photo of Eleven New York Soldiers

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1280
Sold for:
$62$50

Tintype Photo of Eleven New York Soldiers, c. 1870, six officers seated and standing in dark blue broadcloth coats, with five enlisted men and non-commissioned officers in gray militia uniforms and More ...

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signed Military Commission, 20 February 1801.

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signed Military Commission, 20 February 1801.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

Adams, John (1735-1826) Signed Military Commission, 20 February 1801. Letterpress document printed on parchment and fulfilled by hand, appointing Pearson Titcomb Lieutenant in the second Regiment of 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 ...

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1050
Sold for:
$738$600

Hopkinson, Francis (1737-1791) Signed $1,200 Thirty-Day Sight Draft, 25 September, 1778. Single leaf of laid paper with "United States" watermark printed by engraving in black ink and gold ink by More ...

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802.

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1054
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Jefferson, Thomas (1743-1826) Signed Military Commission, 27 April 1802. Illustrated commission engraved by I. Draper, printed on parchment and fulfilled by hand, appointing Pearson Titcomb First More ...

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$37$30

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831. Single leaf, typographically printed document, fulfilled by hand, electing Ivers Phillips of Fitchburg Major of the Fourth 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 ...

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
106
Unsold
 

Levi, Lincoln, Sr. (1749-1820) Military Commission Signed, 30 April 1831. Single leaf, typographically printed document, fulfilled by hand, electing Ivers Phillips of Fitchburg Major of the Fourth More ...

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Signed Military Commission, 13 May 1910.

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Signed Military Commission, 13 May 1910.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$215$175

Taft, William Howard (1857-1930) Signed Military Commission, 13 May 1910. Engraved document printed on parchment, fulfilled by hand, signed by Taft, countersigned by Jacob McGavock Dickinson More ...

Model 1888 Commission Rifle

Model 1888 Commission Rifle

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2016
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$308$250

Model 1888 Commission Rifle, c. 1890, serial number 9860, caliber 7.92 x 57, walnut stock, marked on the receiver ring "STEYR/1890," and on the left side of the receiver "Gew.88.," overall lg. 48 More ...