Lot 47    

Keystone Magic Lantern Slides, Including American Indian,
1/19/2015 - American History: Timed Auction
One set as follows: Indian Basket Weaving, Prince Edward Island and Indian Woman Working on Moose Hide, near Atlin, British Columbia. Both images by the Keystone View Company of Meadville, Pennsylvania. Additional Keystone slides in this lot variously depict coal cars in Ohio, agriculture in New York State and ivory shipping from Mombassa. Slides in this lot produced by other firms show a Tokyo street scene, the summit of Pike's Peak in 1901, a yacht race, Admiral Dewey's Triumphal Arch in New York and two night views of a New York street lit up in celebration of American victories in 1898. All 4" x 3.25".

PLUS set of 10 Western and Middle States, U.S.A. including: 215 Great Chained Log Rafts on the Columbia River, Wash.; 194 The Most Famous Sight in Yellowstone ParK, "Old Faithful" Geyser in Action; 206 Petrified Trees and Painted Desert, Ariz.; 161 Digging Ditch with Tractor and Laying Drain Tile, Wisconsin; 179 Tractor Drawing Double Disk and a Three-Section Tooth Harrow, S. Dak.; 219 Mt. Rainier and the Nisqually River, Mt. Ranier Nat. Park, Wash.; 190 Sheep Grazing on Range, Idaho; 205 Ruins of the Cliff Dwellers Palace in the Mesa Verde, Colo.; 182 Mounted Sioux Indians in "Full Feather" Leaving Camp, Nebr.; 225 Hydraulic Mining, Ore. Each still with explanatory card.


Condition:  
The Ohio coal scene and one of the New York night views have each a small peripheral crack. The other slides are intact, displaying only light wear from normal use.
Auctioneer's note: Condition notes for items in this sale should not be considered exhaustive.  The zoom images should be considered as part of the condition report.  Please consider shipping costs when bidding; the size, weight, and/or fragility of an item can increase shipping costs, regardless of the item's sale price.  Bidders may request detailed condition reports and shipping quotes, but are advised that time constraints and item value dictate the availability of this service.
Sold: $24.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

Albumen Class Photograph
Lot # 20 - Albumen Class Photograph
Two albumen prints, each roughly 11 x 12 in., fitted together on a 14.75 x 20.75 in. mount. > Item Details
1851 Ireland Census Records of Meehan Family of County Mayo
Lot # 197 - 1851 Ireland Census Records of Meehan Family of County Mayo
Partially printed Certified Copy from the Public Record Office of Ireland, dated January 3, 1910, in which farmer Michael Meehan's family is listed. With mid-20th century postal envelope addressed to USA. 15.75" x 15.25" flat. > Item Details
[African Americans] African American Quadruple Lynching Real Photo Postcard 
Lot # 147 - [African Americans] African American Quadruple Lynching Real Photo Postcard 
Real photo postcard, titled in the negative Necktie Party in Mexico, with credit to W.H. Horne Co., El Paso, Texas. Blank on verso except for postcard template. > Item Details
George Barker, Albumen Photograph, Niagara Falls, <i>General View of Falls from Canada</i>
Lot # 28 - George Barker, Albumen Photograph, Niagara Falls, General View of Falls from Canada
In triple layer mat, 7 x 9 in. (sight), albumen photograph with manuscript title on verso "General View of Falls from Canada." George Barker, 1880s. > Item Details
Mammoth Plate Albumen Photograph of an Aging Mason
Lot # 25 - Mammoth Plate Albumen Photograph of an Aging Mason
13 x 16.5 in. albumen print, mounted to 19.5 x 23 in., showing an aging Freemason, possibly a past Master. > Item Details
Civil War-Era Newspapers
Lot # 78 - Civil War-Era Newspapers
Lot of four, including a December 28, 1861 copy of the Winchester Virginian, PLUS a September 10, 1862 copy of the Corinth War Eagle, PLUS a March 18, 1862 copy of The Connecticut Fifth, PLUS a March 13, 1862 copy of The American and Union. > Item Details
[MIDWEST] Turnbull's Map of the Middle Western States, 1835
Lot # 296 - [MIDWEST] Turnbull's Map of the Middle Western States, 1835
Turnbull, James. Turnbull's Map of the States of Ohio, Indiana and Illinois, with the Principal Part of Missouri and Michigan. Compiled from the Latest Authorities. Published by Turnbull, Steubenville, Ohio, 1835; Engraved in Cadiz, Ohio by H. Anderson. Approx. 20.5 x 25 in. pocket map in blue leath... > Item Details
Large Steel Engraving, <i>The Home of Washington,
Lot # 131 - Large Steel Engraving, The Home of Washington,
22" x 32", framed (28.5" x 38.5"), with Washington greeting a gentleman on front porch while children play in yard. > Item Details
Mounted Image of Salt Palace Salt Lake City
Lot # 264 - Mounted Image of Salt Palace Salt Lake City
ca. 1900s, shown is the 1899 Salt Lake City landmark designed by Richard Kletting before it was destroyed by fire in 1910. Print on original gray mount. > Item Details
Lomen Brothers, Nome, Alaska, Photograph of <i>Winner Third Place, 3rd Alaska Sweepstakes</i>, Featuring Scott Allan, Driver
Lot # 255 - Lomen Brothers, Nome, Alaska, Photograph of Winner Third Place, 3rd Alaska Sweepstakes, Featuring Scott Allan, Driver
Panoramic photograph titled in the negative: Winner Third Place/ Allan and Darling Entry, 3rd All Alaska Sweepstakes, Scotty Allan, Driver. Copyrighted lower right in the negative: 1910, By/ Lomen Bros./ Nome, Alaska. 15 x 24 in.  The Allan and Darling kennel is considered one... > Item Details
Benjamin F. Butler Clipped Signature
Lot # 299 - Benjamin F. Butler Clipped Signature
Butler, Benjamin Franklin (1818-1893). Controversial Union general in the Civil War, U.S. Representative from Massachusetts (1867-75, '77-79), and 33rd Governor of Massachusetts (1883-84). Clipped signature Benj. F Butler in black ink, 2" x 3", professionally framed with a brief biogra... > Item Details
1931 National Rifle Association Membership Certificate
Lot # 160 - 1931 National Rifle Association Membership Certificate
For the Reckord Riflemen of Frostburg, Maryland, dated October 1931; 12.75 in., framed to 14 x 19 in. > Item Details
Edmund Allenby, Two ALsS, 1928 & 1931
Lot # 210 - Edmund Allenby, Two ALsS, 1928 & 1931
Field Marshal Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby (1861-1936). Commanded British forces in the Second Boer War and World War I, most notably leading the British Empire's Egyptian Expeditionary Forces to victory in Palestine and the Middle East.  Two ALsS: first is 1.5pp, on 24 Wetherb... > Item Details
<i>Washington as a Mason</i> Hand-Colored Lithograph
Lot # 110 - Washington as a Mason Hand-Colored Lithograph
Washington as a Mason.  A later printing with a simpler depiction than is usually seen in prints of this title. 22 x 28 in., framed to 23.5 x 29.5 in. > Item Details
[BLACKFEET CAPTIVITY] Five Years a Captive
Lot # 278 - [BLACKFEET CAPTIVITY] Five Years a Captive
Crakes, Sylvester Jr. Five Years a Captive among the Black-Feet Indians: or, a Thrilling Narrative of the Adventures, Perils and Suffering Endured by John Dixon.... Columbus (OH): Osgood & Pearce, 1858. 16mo, blue embossed cloth boards, 224pp. > Item Details
[World at War] World War II Posters 
Lot # 300 - [World at War] World War II Posters 
American, includes two World War II posters, both issued by the United States Food Administration titled Sir, Don't waste while your wife saves Adopt the doctrine of the clean plate - do your share and the second titled This is what God gives us What are you giving so that others may live? Eat less... > Item Details
Union General Charles Halpine, Albumen Photograph
Lot # 68 - Union General Charles Halpine, Albumen Photograph
Born in County Meath, Ireland, Charles Graham Halpine (1829-1868) immigrated to America in 1851 after the death of his father. He enlisted as soon as Lincoln's first call for troops was issued. He was commissioned into the 69th NY on April 20, 1861. He served three months, and when his term of servi... > Item Details
World War II Archive of Private Allen Herndon, Including Material Related to Japan
Lot # 107 - World War II Archive of Private Allen Herndon, Including Material Related to Japan
Lot of 30+ items related to Private Allen Herndon, including: 25 letters dated April 15, 1946 to August 6, 1947, plus two maps (one English, one Japanese) of Shimbara Peninsula on the island of Kyoto. The Japanese map is a detailed map showing roads, rails, and towns, while the English map shows ... > Item Details
Patriotic Wall Rack
Lot # 138 - Patriotic Wall Rack
copper, 16.5" x 20.75", with jugate relief portraits of Washington and Lincoln on a separate 11" x 14.75" piece which folds down to become a shelf. > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: