Lot 173    

Tintype of a Photographer Posed with his Camera Bag
3/7/2013 - Timed American History
CDV-sized tintype of a young photographer posed with his camera bag.  Circa 1890s-1900s.

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<i>The Presidents</i>, Book of Engravings by the Gravure Co. of America
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Quadruple Lynching in Ada, Oklahoma, 1909, Photograph
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Lot # 182 - Unusual CDVs, Including Burmese & Chinese Figures, Plus Special People
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Slave Bill of Sale, Charleston, South Carolina, 1858
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1p, TLS by William Howard Taft (1852-1930, President 1909-1913), Washington, DC, 27 April 1909, on White House stationery. Includes White House cover. Addressed to the Hon. John Barrett, Bureau of American Republics. Apparently the newspaper rumor mill had Barrett seeking some other (higher) positio... > Item Details
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Charming Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of a Father with his Two Children
Lot # 160 - Charming Quarter Plate Daguerreotype of a Father with his Two Children
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Lot # 245 - Duke of Wellington ALS, 1835
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<i>Liberty</i>, Thermoplastic Union Case
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