Lot 1568    

CDV of Taxidermist,
2006, Spring Americana, May 10, 11 & 12
standing at a studio table covered with examples of his work, including an owl, squirrel, possum, several ducks and a songbird. A scarce occupational in this format. No imprint.

Condition:  
VG, with traces of mounting glue on verso.
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ALS with Cover Jesse James Wife to Son,
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Rare Punched Tin Martin Van Buren Campaign Candle Lantern,
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Large Group of Early Butler and Warren Co., Ohio Manuscripts and Documents,
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CDV of Confederate General Gustavus Woodson Smith, CSA,
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De Graff Cabinet Card of Sitting Bull,
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Early Chapeau Bras,
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Unusual CSA All-Iron Bowie with Documents,
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single large wrought iron chisel turned into a very large clipped-end bowie by a southern blacksmith with 13.4" long blade and handle in original chisel handle form, total length 19.25". Lot comes with death benefit claim form for one Robert Hawthorn, private, Co. F, 37th Regt. Virginia Vol. Robert ... > Item Details
Sharp's 1863 Carbine,
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Unpublished Photograph of Chief Joseph and Other Nez Perces,
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Uncut Sheet of Abraham Lincoln Albumen Photographs,
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Autographed Cabinet Card of Susan B. Anthony,
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Four Karl Moon Photographs,
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Three American Indian Photographs by Frank A. Rinehart,
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Blunt & Symmes Pepperbox  Revolver,
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6 cylinder, .30 caliber, 3.5" barrels stamped at muzzle 41 and R-C. Ornately engraved frame and backstrap. > Item Details
Lindsay Two Shot Musket,
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C.R. Savage Photograph of Mary's Lake in Cottonwood, Utah,
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