American History: Timed Auction<br>Featuring Property of a Private New England Collector - Bidding Opens Jan. 7, 2016

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Monday, April 29, 12:00 - 5:00 p.m. EST
Tuesday, April 30, 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. EST

sale times

Thursday, January 07, Starting at 12:00 PM ET
Monday, January 18, Starting at 12:00 PM ET

Auction

TIMED ONLINE AUCTION:  Bidding will end January 18th, 2016, starting at 12:00 PM ET

This auction is solely comprised of the collection of a private New England Collector. The collection includes items from the panoply of American History; including early photography, manuscripts, Civil War artifacts including soldier letters, Civil War veteran artifacts, medals, Roosevelt memorabilia, and more!

Buyer's Premium for this auction is 20[%]

auction notes

Timed Auction:
Items are available for absentee bidding only. You can browse the catalog and place bids at any time.

Proxi-bid:
This platform operates using the "proxibid" method - you may place a high bid and the system will bid on your behalf up to that limit.

1-Minute Closing Rule:
Starting at 12:00 PM (Noon) on the Final Date, all lots will close starting with lot #1. There will be a 1 minute period between each item until all items close.

Extended Bidding:
Any bids placed within 30 minutes of the closing time will extend bidding by another 30 minutes. This rule will apply continuously until no bids are placed within the 30 minute period.

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Timed Auction
 
Lot #1 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Pvt. John Streeter, Co. I, 4th Vermont Infantry, Fought at Battle of Gettysburg and KIA at Battle of the Wilderness
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Sold: $960.00
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Lot #2 - Quarter Plate Tintype of Three Union Soldiers Standing at Attention With Their Rifles and Bayonets
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Sold: $1,080.00
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Lot #3 - Quarter Plate Ambrotype of an Officer
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Sold: $270.00
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Lot #4 - Quarter Plate Ambrotype and Ninth Plate Tintype of New Hampshire Union Volunteers
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Sold: $480.00
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Lot #5 - Quarter Plate Tintype and Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Two Young Union Soldiers With Swords, Plus
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Sold: $600.00
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Lot #6 - Quarter Plate Hand Colored Tintype of a Doubly Armed Private
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Sold: $330.00
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Lot #7 - Civil War Tintypes of Union Pards
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Sold: $540.00
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Lot #8 - Quarter Plate Tintype of a Union Lieutenant, Plus
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Sold: $300.00
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Lot #9 - Civil War Quarter Plate Tintype of a Mounted Cavalry Soldier
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Sold: $1,680.00
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Lot #10 - Tintypes of Union Corporals Posed with the American Flag
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Sold: $600.00
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Lot #11 - Sixth Plate Tintype of a Union Officer Armed with Colt Navy Revolver and Cavalry Sword
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Sold: $228.00
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Lot #12 - Sixth Plate Tintype of a Doubly Armed Union Cavalryman with a Glass Eye
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Sold: $600.00
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Lot #13 - Four Sixth Plate Tintypes of Union Soldiers With Their Rifles
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Sold: $1,200.00
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Lot #14 - Sixth Plate Tintype of Union Soldier Holding His Pipe and Pistol
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Sold: $570.00
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Lot #15 - Sixth Plate Ambrotype of Two Union Cavalrymen Wearing Hardee Hats
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Sold: $390.00
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Lot #16 - Civil War Ambrotype & Tintype of Soldiers Wearing VI Corps Badges
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Sold: $156.00
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Lot #17 - Three Tintypes of Armed Union Soldiers
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Sold: $1,140.00
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Lot #18 - Ninth Plate Ruby Ambrotype of a Union Sailor Wearing his Ship's Cap Band
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Sold: $570.00
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Lot #19 - Civil War Patriotic Union Case Containing Tintypes of Brother Soldiers
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Sold: $168.00
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Lot #20 - Civil War Ninth Plate Tintype of Pvt. Conrad Stocker, 7th Iowa Infantry
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Sold: $168.00
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Lot #21 - Framed Tintype of a Heavily-Armed Union Sergeant Displaying his Kepi
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Sold: $390.00
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Lot #22 - Mathew Brady Civil War CDVs
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Sold: $960.00
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Lot #23 - Second Lieutenant Jefferson Savage, 3rd Maine Infantry, Signed Civil War CDV
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Sold: $120.00
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Lot #24 - Miscellaneous Civil War-Related CDVs
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Sold: $192.00
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Lot #25 - Civil War Photograph of the "Allen Grays" of Brandon, Vermont
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Sold: $450.00
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Lot #26 - Civil War Oval Photograph of Soldier Armed with Sword and Pistol
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Sold: $144.00
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Lot #27 - Civil War Photograph of Officers From the Parker Guards, Some Identified
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Sold: $228.00
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Lot #28 - Late 19th Century Carbon Print of Co. A, 3rd Vermont Regiment, Originally Taken in Springfield, 1861
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Sold: $60.00
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Lot #29 - Libby Prison, Camp Sumter, and Florence Stockade POW Sgt. Dennis M. Hagan ALS to His Father from Libby and POW Civil War Pledge From Florence
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Sold: $300.00
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Lot #31 - O.O. Howard Autograph plus a Civil War-Era Autograph Book
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Sold: $84.00
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Lot #32 - Civil War Discharge Paper for Wilder Magoon and an ALS From Srgt. Major Fred M. Sawyer Requesting a Discharge, Plus
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Sold: $72.00
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Lot #33 - Civil War Patriotic Covers
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Sold: $480.00
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Lot #34 - Civil War Hand-Colored Songsters by Magnus, et al.
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Sold: $450.00
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Lot #35 - Civil War Soldier's Record for the 6th Massachusetts Infantry
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Sold: $270.00
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Lot #36 - Civil War Soldier's Memorial for the 10th Vermont Volunteers
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Sold: $390.00
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Lot #37 - Currier and Ives Civil War Lithograph, The Soldier's Grave
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Sold: $144.00
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Lot #38 - Confederate States of America, Sheet of $100 Bonds
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Sold: $132.00
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Lot #39 - Confederate Currency, Group of Six Notes
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Sold: $144.00
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Lot #41 - Eleven Civil War-Era Issues of Harper's Weekly Including Chicago Platform Union Failures and a Map of France
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Sold: $72.00
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Lot #42 - Johnson's New Military Map of the United States, Dated 1861
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Sold: $108.00
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Lot #43 - Our Generals Quick Step, Colored Lithographed Sheet Music Cover, 1861
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Sold: $168.00
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Lot #44 - Under the Maltese Cross Antietam to Appomattox Campaigns 155th Pennsylvania Volunteers, Charles F. McKenna and Etc. George M. Laughlin, 1910
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Sold: $132.00
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Lot #45 - Prison Life at Johnson's Island Plus Other Civil War Books, Group of Three
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Sold: $108.00
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Lot #46 - 1888 Tourist Guidebook to Gettysburg and a Booklet on Heroes of the Civil War, Group of Two
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Sold: $390.00
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Lot #47 - GAR Photograph of the 5th Vermont Regiment, 1895
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Sold: $48.00
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Lot #48 - GAR Items From National Commander (1933-1934) Col. Russel C. Martin, Reunions of the 13th Mass. Vols. Co. C, Plus
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Sold: $48.00
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Lot #49 - Photograph of Military Cadets and Officers by the Pach Bros.
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Sold: $24.00
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Lot #50 - Slave Bill of Sale, 1812
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Sold: $180.00
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