US Auction #3 - Americana
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Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Cable.
inscribed by the author
Benjamin GROSVENOR (1676–1758, dissenting Minister)
Sermons by … Grosvenor, … now first collected into a volume by John Davies. With a … preface by the Rev. David Bogue .
from the library of anti-slavery campaigner Cyrus Pitt Grosvenor of Massachusetts
Hannah F. GOULD, Et Al.
(SHEET MUSIC , FOLK ART) Bound volume of selected sheet music 2 examples of fine pictorial calligraphy, including an eagle;
One signed by lyricist H. F. Gould; Lithographic illustrated sheet music
Thomas L. M'KENNEY [McKenney]
[Western Travel; Binding] Memoirs, Official and Personal, with Sketches, of Travels among the Northern and Southern Indians
Signed Binding; Hand-colored plate of Pocahontas; VG Publisher's Binding
KKK, KU KLUX KLAN
(Racism; White Supremacy) Ideals of the Ku KLUX KLAN c 1920’s
"We stand for white supremacy "
Lathrop S. DOUGLASS (1907-1981)
Typescript titled "Ten Days Down the Colorado River Rapids"
A 300 mile raft trip through the Grand Canyon from Lees Ferry to Lake Mead
PHELPS and GORHAM Purchase. - [Jemima WILKINSON]. – James PARKER.
[Finger Lakes region, New York State] A small collection of manuscript material, including a manuscript plat map
concerning a section of the Phelps and Gorham Purchase, and followers of Jemima Wilkinson, aka the Public Universal Friend, including James Parker.
[PACIFISM], THE AMERICAN PEACE SOCIETY (publishers). – [W. LADD (1778-1841, editor).]
The Harbinger of Peace.
ROWLEY, Mass.. – J. B. MORSS & W.H. BREWSTER (printers). – George LUNT, and others.
[Bicentennial Broadside] Order of Exercises, at the celebration of the Second Centennial Anniversary of the Settlement of Rowley
[Reorganized Church ... Latter Day Saints.] – J. SMITH III & W. W. BLAIR (editors).
The Saints Herald.
American WEST, the WEST COAST, MEXICO and CUBA. - W. F. TUNISON (1849-1921, diarist).
[American WEST, the WEST COAST, MEXICO and CUBA ] A manuscript account of a 12,000 mile journey
NEWSPAPER History in the US.
Manuscript document, in a single unidentified hand throughout, being the draft of an agreement,
[DRUG ABUSE COUNCIL (publishers)].
An original typescript draft of the ‘Final Report of the Drug Abuse Council’, with manuscript corrections.
An important social document.
BYRDCLIFFE Library. – Moritz HAUPT.
Französische Volkslieder. Zusammengestellt von Moriz Haupt und aus seinem Nachlass herausgegeben.
From the library at Byrdcliffe: "one of America’s foremost artistic and intellectual communities in the first decades of the twentieth century. " (Thomas A.…
[Captain Mark HARRISON, of the ‘Church’, at BOSTON] – [Marchamont NEDHAM, editor]
Mercurius Politicus. .... [Number. 221]… From Thursday, August 31. to Thursday September 7. 1654.
[U.S. MILITARY TACTICS.] - ELLIOT & PALMER (publishers).
Abridged Tactics for the School of the Soldier and of the Company.
scarce 1827 second edition of this military instruction book.
The NEW YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY. – Jacob HARSEN (1808-1863).
An engraved and manuscript testimonial, addressed to Jacob Harsen, appointing him a "Resident Life Member" of the NYHS
President Andrew JACKSON (1767-1845).
Jackson Democrats Read This. An Extract from the Farewell Address of President Jackson in 1837.
[President Grover CLEVELAND]. - ‘Baby Ruth’ CLEVELAND (1891-1904).
Small American sterling silver Christening spoon embossed with fruit & foliage, the bowl embossed with ‘Marysville Cal[ifornia]’
From "Baby Virginia' of Marysville to 'Baby Ruth', the daughter of the Presdient Elect.