October 06, 2016 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati


Miscellaneous History Lot, Incl. Civil War Photography, Slavery Songster, Curtis Photogravure, and More

Lot of 6, including:

Old Uncle Ned Songster, Fisher & Brother, Philadelphia, 2.85 x 4.5 in., 64pp.

7.5 x 9.5 in. mounted albumen photograph of a Civil War soldier smoking a pipe.  Very faded.

1850 letter regarding coins from the US Mint and gold dust from Panama forwarded by Capt. Eagleston per the steamer Philadelphia and accounting for disbursement of proceeds for investors in Salem, Mass. 1p, dated at New York, Nov. 19, 1850.

Mounted photograph, 5.25 x 8.5 in., by E. Cherry, Santa Rosa, Sonoma County, California, titled "Train Load of 16 Logs Measuring 88,568 ft. / Smallest 9 feet, largest 11 feet in diameter. / Mad River, Humboldt Co., California."

E.S. Curtis Photogravure of a Hidatsa Man, copyright 1908, 9.25 x 12.5 in.

And an 8 x 10 in. photograph of an unidentified female artist.

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