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Total Results: 88
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Auction 180, Lot 779

Subject: Document - Thomas Jefferson

Jefferson, Thomas

[Thomas Jefferson Appointment Signed], 1779

Size: 10.6 x 6.1 inches (26.9 x 15.5 cm)
Estimate: $9,500 - $11,000
An Uncommon Signature During Jefferson's Governorship of Virginia
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 780

Subject: Document - National Capital Debate

Anon.

"The Federal City Ought to Be on the Patowmack" [in] The Maryland Journal and Baltimore Advertiser No. 3, of Vol. XVII. Friday, January 8, 1790. No. 1210, 1790

Size: 10.8 x 16.9 inches (27.4 x 42.9 cm)
Estimate: $150 - $180
Important Article Advocating for the National Capital on the Potomac River
Sold for: $100
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 781

Subject: Document - Thomas Paine

“Letter to Mr. Secretary Dundas, in Answer to His Speech on the Late Proclamation" [in] Columbian Centinel Whole No. 883 Wednesday, September 5, 1792. No 51, of Vol. XVII , 1792

Size: 10.8 x 17.3 inches (27.4 x 43.9 cm)
Estimate: $180 - $220
Thomas Paine Defends His Rights of Man
Sold for: $120
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 782

Subject: Document - Lewis & Clark

[Lewis & Clark] The Literary Magazine and American Register Volume 1, No. 1 (October 1803) – No. 6 (March 1804), 1804

Size: 5.4 x 8.8 inches (13.7 x 22.4 cm)
Estimate: $400 - $500
Early Announcements of the Lewis & Clark Expedition
Sold for: $300
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 783

Subject: Document - War of 1812, James Madison

[War of 1812] Jefferson Against Madison's War, Being an Exhibition of the Late President Jefferson's Opinions of the Impolicy, and Folly of All Wars, Especially for the United States, Together with Some Remarks on the Present War..., 1812

Size: 5.8 x 9.1 inches (14.7 x 23.1 cm)
Estimate: $150 - $180
Election of 1812 Protest Against the War of 1812
Sold for: $100
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 784

Subject: Document - Oregon Country

U.S. Government

[Northwest Exploration] Northwest Coast of America. ... Mr. Baylies ... Made the following Report … as Respects the establishment of a Military Post at the Mouth of the Columbia River..., 1826

Size: 5.8 x 8.8 inches (14.7 x 22.4 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $250
Early Report on Explorations and American Claims to Oregon
Sold for: $150
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 785

Subject: Documents - Andrew Jackson

[Bound Set of Pamphlets Related to Andrew Jackson], 1828-36

Size: 6 x 9.3 inches (15.2 x 23.6 cm)
Estimate: $300 - $400
Andrew Jackson Censured for Closing the U.S. Bank
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 786

Subject: Document - Texas Independence

U.S. Government

[Texas Independece] Capture of the Mexican Brig Urrea. Message from the President of the United States..., 1838

Size: 5.6 x 8.9 inches (14.2 x 22.6 cm)
Estimate: $100 - $130
Sold for: $75
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 787

Subject: Document - Lincoln

U.S. Government

[Abraham Lincoln] Report of the Commissioner of Patents, for the Year 1849. Part I. Arts and Manufactures, 1850

Size: 5.9 x 9.1 inches (15 x 23.1 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $230
Lincoln Receives Only Patent Granted to a U.S. President
Sold for: $120
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 788

Subject: Document - Texas Boundary Dispute

U.S. Government

[Texas Boundary Dispute] Message from the President of the United States, Relative to the Claim of Texas to Jurisdiction Over Part of New Mexico, 1850

Size: 5.8 x 8.9 inches (14.7 x 22.6 cm)
Estimate: $140 - $170
Important Texas Document - Compromise of 1850
Sold for: $100
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 789

Subject: Document - Mormon War & Western Exploration

U.S. War Department

[Mormon War] Message of the President of the United States, to the Two Houses of Congress at the Commencement of the First Session of the Thirty-fifth Congress. Vol. II, 1858

Size: 5.9 x 9.2 inches (15 x 23.4 cm)
Estimate: $160 - $190
Reports on the Mormon War and Western Exploration
Sold for: $475
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 790

Subject: Document - American Judaica

U.S. Government

[American Judaica] Discriminations in Switzerland Against Citizens of the United States of the Hebrew Persuasion. Message of the President of the United States..., 1860

Size: 6 x 9.4 inches (15.2 x 23.9 cm)
Estimate: $300 - $375
Swiss Discrimination of American Jews Challenged
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 791

Subject: Document - General Fitz John Porter

[Letter from Union General Fitz John Porter to General William B. Franklin], 1871

Size: 7.6 x 9.8 inches (19.3 x 24.9 cm)
Estimate: $180 - $220
Unsold
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 180, Lot 792

Subject: Document - Custer

U.S. Gov't Printing Office

[Custer] Report of the Secretary of War; Being Part of the Message and Documents Communicated to the Two Houses of Congress at the Beginning of the Second Session of the Forty-Fourth Congress. Volume I, 1876

Size: 6 x 9 inches (15.2 x 22.9 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $230
First Official Report of Custer’s Last Stand
Sold for: $230
Closed on 11/18/2020

Auction 179, Lot 846

Subject: Document - Declaration of Independence

[Early Printing of Declaration of Independence] The Annual Register, or a View of the History, Politics, and Literature, for the Year 1776, 1779

Size: 5.3 x 8.4 inches (13.5 x 21.3 cm)
Estimate: $800 - $950
One of the Earliest Book-Form Appearances of the Declaration of Independence
Sold for: $700
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 847

Subject: Documents - Hamilton/Jefferson Debates

[Lot of 2 - Hamilton/Jefferson Newspaper Debates and the Beginning of American Partisan Politics] Columbian Centinel - Saturday, August 25, 1792 [and] Wednesday, October 24, 1792, 1792

Size: 10.8 x 17.3 inches (27.4 x 43.9 cm)
Estimate: $300 - $400
The Beginning of American Partisan Politics - Jefferson vs. Hamilton
Sold for: $325
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 853

Subject: Document - United States-Mexico Boundary

U.S. Government

[United States-Mexico Boundary] Treaties with Mexico, 1832

Size: 5.6 x 8.9 inches (14.2 x 22.6 cm)
Estimate: $160 - $190
Sold for: $120
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 854

Subject: Document - Early Photography

[Invention of the Daguerreotype] The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, 1839

Size: 5.8 x 9.1 inches (14.7 x 23.1 cm)
Estimate: $240 - $300
Announcement of the First Photographic Prints Made in America
Sold for: $150
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 855

Subject: Document - Texas Constitution

U.S. Government

[Texas Constitution] Message from the President of the United States, Transmitting a Copy of the Constitution of the State of Texas, 1845

Size: 5.9 x 9.4 inches (15 x 23.9 cm)
Estimate: $450 - $550
Sold for: $250
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 858

Subject: Document - Early Nevada Mining

[Scarce Early Nevada Mining Report] Annual Report of the State Mineralogist of the State of Nevada for 1866, 1867

Size: 5.5 x 8.6 inches (14 x 21.8 cm)
Estimate: $180 - $220
Unsold
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 179, Lot 859

Subject: Document - Franklin D. Roosevelt

[Franklin D. Roosevelt Typed Letter Signed], 1924

Size: 8.5 x 11 inches (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
Estimate: $1,100 - $1,400
Sold for: $800
Closed on 9/16/2020

Auction 178, Lot 583

Subject: Document - George Washington

[Washington’s 4th State of the Union Address in the] Columbian Centinel , 1792

Size: 9.3 x 16.6 inches (23.6 x 42.2 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $250
Sold for: $190
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 584

Subject: Document - Quasi War, Aaron Ogden Signature

[Quasi War with France - Endorsement Signed by American Revolution Officer Aaron Ogden], 1800

Size: 8.1 x 6.6 inches (20.6 x 16.8 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $250
Sold for: $150
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 585

Subject: Document - Jim Bowie

[Eyewitness Account of the Jim Bowie Knife Fight] [in] Niles' Weekly Register, 1827

Size: 6.3 x 9.8 inches (16 x 24.9 cm)
Estimate: $250 - $325
Sold for: $150
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 586

Subject: Document - Early Photography

[Invention of the Daguerreotype] The United States Magazine and Democratic Review, 1839

Size: 5.9 x 9 inches (15 x 22.9 cm)
Estimate: $250 - $325
Sold for: $130
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 587

Subject: Document - Slavery

U.S. Government

[Slave Revolt] Message from the President of the United States, Communicating, … Correspondence in Relation to the Mutiny on Board the Brig Creole, and the Liberation of the Slaves Who Were Passengers in the Said Vessel, 1842

Size: 5.6 x 9 inches (14.2 x 22.9 cm)
Estimate: $180 - $220
The Most Successful Slave Revolt in U.S. History
Sold for: $120
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 588

Subject: Document - Confederate General Floyd

[Land Grant Signed by Politician and Confederate General John Buchanan Floyd], 1851

Size: 11.2 x 13.5 inches (28.4 x 34.3 cm)
Estimate: $350 - $425
Sold for: $125
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 178, Lot 589

Subject: Document - Boxer Rebellion

U.S. Government

[Boxer Rebellion] Annual Reports of the War Department for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 1900. Report of the Lieutenant-General Commanding the Army ... Part 7, 1900

Size: 5.9 x 9.3 inches (15 x 23.6 cm)
Estimate: $250 - $325
Sold for: $150
Closed on 6/10/2020

Auction 177, Lot 167

Subject: Alaska

U.S. Government

Report of the Governor of Alaska for the Fiscal Year 1888 [with map] Alaska and Adjoining Territory, 1889

Size: 35.3 x 27.6 inches (89.7 x 70.1 cm)
Estimate: $180 - $220
Sold for: $120
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 187

Subject: Colorado

Colorado. For 1878, 1878

Size: 5 x 7.2 inches (12.7 x 18.3 cm)
Estimate: $160 - $190
Sold for: $120
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 236

Subject: Western Pennsylvania, Oil

Plan & Location of the Properties of the Anglo Saxon Petroleum Company [bound in] Prospectus of the Anglo-Saxon Petroleum Co., Boston, 1865

Size: 10.3 x 25 inches (26.2 x 63.5 cm)
Estimate: $160 - $190
Sold for: $85
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 759

Subject: Document - Frederick North

[Document Signed by Frederick North, Lord North], 1771

Size: 7.9 x 12.8 inches (20.1 x 32.5 cm)
Estimate: $350 - $450
British Prime Minister During the American War of Independence
Sold for: $125
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 760

Subject: Document - Northwest Indian War

[Northwest Indian War Pension Affidavit], 1799

Size: 7.5 x 11.8 inches (19.1 x 30 cm)
Estimate: $1,000 - $1,300
Sold for: $750
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 761

Subject: Document - Lewis & Clark

[Lewis & Clark Expedition] The Literary Magazine, and American Register. For 1805., 1805

Size: 5.5 x 8.8 inches (14 x 22.4 cm)
Estimate: $250 - $325
Sold for: $190
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 762

Subject: Document - Lewis & Clark

[Lewis & Clark Expedition] The American Register, or, General Repository of History, Politics, & Science, for 1806-7, 1807

Size: 5.7 x 9.2 inches (14.5 x 23.4 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $250
Sold for: $120
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 763

Subject: Document - Oregon Trail

[Discovery of Oregon Trail by First Major Expedition to the Pacific After Lewis & Clark] "American Enterprize" [in] The Weekly Register, 1813

Size: 6.1 x 10 inches (15.5 x 25.4 cm)
Estimate: $250 - $325
Sold for: $400
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 764

Subject: Document - Jefferson, Library of Congress

U.S. Government

[Jefferson’s Offer of His Library to Establish the Library of Congress] Report of the Joint Committee of the Library of Congress, 1814

Size: 5 x 8.3 inches (12.7 x 21.1 cm)
Estimate: $180 - $220
Sold for: $170
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 765

Subject: Documents - Texas, Slaves, Washington Buildings

U.S. Government

[Bound Compilation of Senate Reports from 1816-17], 1817

Size: 5.3 x 8.3 inches (13.5 x 21.1 cm)
Estimate: $250 - $325
Sold for: $75
Closed on 4/29/2020

Auction 177, Lot 769

Subject: Document - California 49er

[California 49er Gold Rush Note and Adventures] , 1849

Size: 7.6 x 3.2 inches (19.3 x 8.1 cm)
Estimate: $200 - $250
Sold for: $70
Closed on 4/29/2020
Total Results: 88
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