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2 edition of Americana, including a collection of Lincolniana found in the catalog.

Americana, including a collection of Lincolniana

Constituting session twenty-two of the artistic and literary collections of the late Evert Jansen Wendell, numbers 6260 to 6622, inclusive

by American Art Association

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Other titlesAt the American art galleries...the Evert Jansen Wendell sale, Twenty-second session, Thursday afternoon, October 23rd
The Physical Object
Pagination[50] p. ;
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24336346M
OCLC/WorldCa21281261

The auction catalogs collection represents 69 auction houses and spans rare book-selling activity from to (with the majority dating from to ), offering an historical view of the rare book business in America. Since the auction catalogs were mainly used as acquisition tools by the New York State Library, the collection also offers insight into the formation of the original. Americana: Dispatches from the New Frontier is a collection of non-fiction essays compiled by American historian and author Hampton Sides. The book was published in paperback on Ap through Doubleday.. Summary. The book consists of several essays that Sides wrote while traveling through the United States and examining American cultures during a period of 15 : Hampton Sides.

Columbia: The Carolina Art Association, Third Printing of Near fine in paper covered boards with the title stamped in gilt on the front board. A prior owner has taped on the spine of the book the typewritten title of the book. Without a dust jacket. A collection of black and white sepia photographs illustrating the City of Charleston.   Americana takes us on a four-hundred-year journey of this spirit of innovation and ambition through a series of Next Big Things — the inventions, techniques, and industries that drove American history forward: from the telegraph, the railroad, guns, radio, and banking to flight, suburbia, and sneakers, culminating with the Internet and mobile Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.

“The successful sale of the Holzer Lincolniana collection last fall brought in a strong group of related material for this auction, including our top lot, a beautiful portrait of Lincoln by Matthew Henry Wilson,” said Stattler–the artist’s copy of the last portrait rendered from life set a record for Wilson at $55, Auction No. Rare Americana Including many rare and interesting items. The second alphabet containing a fine collection of Lincolniana. Held Thursday, .


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Excerpt from Americana, Including a Collection of Lincolniana: Numbers toInclusive; Constituting Session Twenty-Two of the Artistic and Literary Collections of the Late Evert Jansen Wendell The first edition in which the appendix relating to the murder of Logan's family, by Captain Cresap, was announced on the : American Art Association.

Historical portraits and Lincolniana: index of a part of the collection of Americana of Frederick Hill Meserve. Contributor Names Meserve, Frederick Hill, Created / Including a collection of Lincolniana book New York: Privately printed, Subject Headings.

An absorbing and original narrative history of American capitalism NAMED A BEST BOOK OF BY THE ECONOMIST From the days of the Mayflower and the Virginia Company, America has been a place for people to dream, invent, build, tinker, and bet the farm in pursuit of a better life/5().

Holzer Lincolniana Collection Contributes to $M Americana Sale at Swann Posted on October 2, The day opened with a bustling auction room and a slew of bids for the morning session of The Harold Holzer Collection of Lincolniana and was proceeded by.

Get this from a library. Historical portraits and Lincolniana: index of a part of the collection of Americana of Frederick Hill Meserve. [Frederick Hill Meserve; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University.

Libraries)] -- "Index of a series of twenty-eight books containing nearly eight thousand photographic Americana and views for the most part of the. Rare Book and Special Collections Division 1, American Memory 1, Sheet Music from the Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana X 22 THE TORCH PRESS BOOK SHOP Lincoln: Catalogue of a Private Collection of Lincolniana.

Sold at Boston, Sept. 27 8vo, orig. wra., pp. 15, 2 ports, an uncut copy, priced throughout. $ Post a Lincoln: Centenary of the Birth of Abraham Lincoln. The Harold Holzer Collection of Lincolniana. Fresh off the heels of a press frenzy, including an article in the New York Times, The Harold Holzer Collection of Lincolniana opened the morning session with a bustling auction lots from the noted Abraham Lincoln scholar’s collection included Portrait of the beardless Lincoln, by John C.

Wolfe, which brought $40, LIBERTY FALLS "CHILDREN HOSPITAL" AH CHRISTMAS WESTERN VILLAGE FIGURINE. Set of 10 International Resourcing Services Inc. Liberty Falls Victorian Buildin. New Listing Liberty Falls All In One Lot New.

Ending Feb 27 at AM PST. New Listing The Americana Collection Liberty Falls LIBERTY FALLS OPERA HOUSE AH Luther Brewer (), perhaps best remembered for his extraordinary collection of material by and about Leigh Hunt, established the Torch Press in He had worked at the Republican Printing Company prior to this.

Inthe Torch Press Book Shop, selling used and rare books, was started, and it operated until   The collection of noted Abraham Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer explores America’s fascination with depictions of the 16th president.

Highlighting the breadth of representations of Lincoln, The Harold Holzer Collection of Lincolniana serves as a culmination of his extensive research into the Lincoln image. Notable lots include an painting of the president, still beardless, by John C.

High grade Americana: including some important Lincolniana. Creator/Author: Torch Press Book Shop (Cedar Rapids, Iowa) Physical Description: 48 p.: ill. ; 24 cm. Americana, including a collection of Lincolniana: of the artistic and literary collections of the late Evert Jansen Wendell: for the benefit of Harvard University, numbers toinclusive, to be sold at an unrestricted public sale on October 23rd, at the American Art Galleries by Evert Jansen Wendell (Book).

S wann Auction Galleries’ September 27 auction of Printed & Manuscript Americana was the highest-earning Americana auction at the house in the last six years, bringing $ million with 85% of lots selling.

The day opened with a bustling auction room and active bidding during the morning session of The Harold Holzer Collection of Lincolniana was followed by an equally successful afternoon.

Clint Clay Tilton () was a Danville, Illinois, printer, reporter, and later newspaper owner and publisher. After retiring from the press, Tilton served as president of the Illinois State Historical Society (), presiding at the annual meeting held in Carbondale, May New York—Swann Galleries’ September 27 auction boasts the Harold Holzer Collection of Lincolniana, a lot offering of the noted Abraham Lincoln scholar’s lifelong passion.

The sale’s general Printed & Manuscript Americana catalogue features Revolutionary, Civil War and frontier material, with diaries, archives and important publications. Americanah is a deeply felt book, written with equal parts lyricism and erudition.

More than that, it is an important book – and yet one that never lets its importance weigh down the need to Author: Elizabeth Day. Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana Collection This online release presents over 1, items with an over 4, images and a date range of It includes the complete collection of Stern's contemporary newspapers, Lincoln's law papers, sheet music, broadsides, prints, cartoons, maps, drawings, letters, campaign tickets, and.

"Americanah" is a book of great impact and importance. This is the one book by an African writer that has spoken to me more than any other. This is a book about Africa and the African diasporic experience in the USA and England, a backdrop for the love story between Ifemelu and Obinze, teenagers attending a Nigerian university who have to leave /5(21K).

The acclaimed Archive of Americana enables students and scholars to explore virtually every aspect of United States history, culture and daily life across three centuries. Providing unprecedented online access to newspapers, books, broadsides, ephemera, government publications and more, the Archive of Americana puts tens of millions of pages of primary documents at researchers' fingertips.

Full text of "Catalogue of Civil War books, autographs and views and other items of American interest including the collection of Lincolniana formed by the late Mr.

Charles B. Reed of Kansas City, Missouri: to be sold on Friday evening and Saturday afternoon, March 17th and 18th, " See other formats.Americana artifacts are related to the history, geography, folklore and cultural heritage of the United States of ana is any collection of materials and things concerning or characteristic of the United States or of the American people, and is representative or even stereotypical of American culture as a whole.

What is and is not considered Americana is heavily influenced by.When it comes to selling Americana, William Reese Company is one of the biggest names in the rare book world with a breath-taking inventory of books and manuscripts.

For owner, Bill Reese, his story begins 32 years ago in a college dormitory. How it All Started “I was a sophomore at Yale,” said Bill, who operates his company out of New Haven in Connecticut.