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SA Auction #85 begins on 10 Sep 2020

US Auction #3 starts in

US Auction #3 - Americana

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Lot 27

George CABLE.

Strange True Stories of Louisiana by George Cable.

inscribed by the author

Lot 28

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

Lot 44

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

Lot 45

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

Lot 52


(Racism; White Supremacy) Ideals of the Ku KLUX KLAN c 1920’s

"We stand for white supremacy "

Lot 70

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

Lot 95

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.

Lot 98

[PACIFISM], THE AMERICAN PEACE SOCIETY (publishers). – [W. LADD (1778-1841, editor).]

The Harbinger of Peace.

Lot 99

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

Lot 100

[Reorganized Church ... Latter Day Saints.] – J. SMITH III & W. W. BLAIR (editors).

The Saints Herald.

Lot 111

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

Lot 119

NEWSPAPER History in the US.

Manuscript document, in a single unidentified hand throughout, being the draft of an agreement,

Lot 126

[DRUG ABUSE COUNCIL (publishers)].

An original typescript draft of the ‘Final Report of the Drug Abuse Council’, with manuscript corrections.

An important social document.

Lot 139

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.…

Lot 154

[Captain Mark HARRISON, of the ‘Church’, at BOSTON] – [Marchamont NEDHAM, editor]

Mercurius Politicus. .... [Number. 221]… From Thursday, August 31. to Thursday September 7. 1654.

Lot 163


Abridged Tactics for the School of the Soldier and of the Company.

scarce 1827 second edition of this military instruction book.

Lot 184


An engraved and manuscript testimonial, addressed to Jacob Harsen, appointing him a "Resident Life Member" of the NYHS

Lot 189

President Andrew JACKSON (1767-1845).

Jackson Democrats Read This. An Extract from the Farewell Address of President Jackson in 1837.

Lot 204

[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.

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