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Quarter Plate Tintypes of Armed Union Soldiers
7/21/2016 - ONLINE American History - ends 8/1
Lot of 3 quarter plate tintypes, each featuring a Union soldier standing with either a bayonet and rifle or sword in hand. One view captures a soldier standing in front of a St. Louis barracks background, with an 1864 revenue stamp on the reverse.

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Some surface damage to two of the images.
Est $200 - $400
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Ronald Reagan Personalized Photograph, Plus Souvenir Photos of George H.W. Bush
Lot # 261 - Ronald Reagan Personalized Photograph, Plus Souvenir Photos of George H.W. Bush
Lot of seven presidential items. The first lot is a framed 8 x 10 in. portrait of Ronald Reagan with a printed, personalized message to Mary Hamelberg and what appears to be an autopen signature. Included with Reagan items are a facsimile card with his signature, and a typed lett... > Item Details
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Lot # 388 - Miscellaneous Items from the M. Clifford (Cliff) Young Collection
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Lot # 308 - Buttonwood Agreement Signer and New York Stock Broker, G.N. Bleecker, Signed Documents
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Henry Wells and William Fargo <i>American Express</i> Signed Stock Certificate, 1865
Lot # 454 - Henry Wells and William Fargo American Express Signed Stock Certificate, 1865
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Sir Richard Burton's Travels to Dahomey and Italy
Lot # 332 - Sir Richard Burton's Travels to Dahomey and Italy
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<i>Mr. Webster's Address on the Completion of the Bunker Hill Monument, June 17, 1843</i>, Inscribed by Author
Lot # 274 - Mr. Webster's Address on the Completion of the Bunker Hill Monument, June 17, 1843, Inscribed by Author
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Whole Plate Ruby Ambrotype of North Adams, Massachusetts Residence
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Coca-Cola Button Sign
Lot # 360 - Coca-Cola Button Sign
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Postmortem Photographs, Including Sixth Plate Tintype of Young Girl, Plus Two Silver Gelatin Photos of Young Boy
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Rainbo Bread Screen Saver Sign
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Apollo 14 Astronaut, Edgar Mitchell Inscribed and Signed Photograph
Lot # 286 - Apollo 14 Astronaut, Edgar Mitchell Inscribed and Signed Photograph
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