Sothebys: Fine Manuscripts and Printed Americana, N10301, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
01/27/2020 - 01/27/2020
Page Size: 169 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
2101Adams, John.

Manuscript letter signed, to Tench Coxe, May 1792

1792USD 25,000.00 - 35,000.00USD 22,500.00
2102Adams, John.

Autograph letter signed, to James McHenry, 29 March 1799

1799USD 20,000.00 - 30,000.00Not Sold
2103Allen, Ethan.

Land deed signed, [New York City], 6 August 1785

1785USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 7,500.00
2104Arnold, Benedict.

Autograph letter signed, to Robert R. Livingston, 10 February 1776

1776USD 10,000.00 - 15,000.00USD 21,250.00
2105Arnold, Benedict.

Manuscript document signed, Philadelphia, 9 December 1778

1778USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00Not Sold
2106Bradford, William.

Document signed, New York, 15 January 1729/30,

1729/30USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 1,250.00
2107Clinton, James.

Autograph letter signed, [ca. 1779] a draft to friendly Indian tribes before the Sullivan Expedition

[ca.1779USD 7,000.00 - 10,000.00Not Sold
2108

Connecticut: manuscript document signed by the commander of the Third Connecticut Regiment and almost 200 of his men

USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00Not Sold
2109 James Thompson

[Continental Army] Autograph letter and manuscript, each signed James Thompson. 30 December 1779, Morristown, New Jersey

1779USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 2,750.00
2110

Francisco Fernández de la Cueva, 10th Duke of Alburquerque, printed document signed, 22 August 1710

1710USD 1,000.00 - 1,500.00USD 875.00
2111Custer, George A.

Autograph document signed, Camp Arlington, Virginia, 20 July 1861

1861USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00Not Sold
2112Custer, George A.

Document signed, Fort Abraham Lincoln, Dakota Territory, 11 February 1875

1875USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00Not Sold
2113Florida: Dade, Francis Langhorne.

Autograph letter signed to General Roger Jones, 14 Dec 1835

1835USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 17,500.00
2114

Map book of Emily Draper: "A Book of Maps executed by Emily Draper. Greenfield, M[a]ss., 1822"

Greenfield, M[a]ss., 1822USD 3,000.00 - 5,000.00USD 50,000.00
2115Garrett, Pat.

Autograph letter signed, 22 March 1896, to his wife, Apolinaria Gutierrez Garrett

1896USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 4,375.00
2116Garrett, Pat.

Two documents signed April and 1 June 1898, relating to the murders of Albert J. Fountain

1898USD 8,000.00 - 12,000.00USD 7,500.00
2117Herkimer, Nicholas.

Letter signed 29 July 1777, to Jelles Fonde, one week before the Battle of Oriskany

1777USD 3,500.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,750.00
2118Hopkins, Stephen.

Autograph letter signed, Philadelphia, 15 Nov 1775, to his daughter-in-law Ruth G. Hopkins

1775USD 5,000.00 - 7,000.00USD 4,375.00
2119Jackson, Andrew.

Manuscript letter signed, to Governor DeWitt Clinton of New York, 28 April 1825

1825USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 2,250.00
2120Jackson, Andrew.

Manuscript letter draft signed, to a Pennsylvania Fourth of July committee, 1 July 1834

1834USD 1,500.00 - 2,500.00USD 1,500.00
2121Jefferson, Thomas.

Printed document signed, being a Post Office Act, 1791

1791USD 15,000.00 - 20,000.00USD 16,250.00
2122Jefferson, Thomas.

Autograph letter signed, to Thomas Worthington, ca. 31 January 1807

1807USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 4,000.00
2123Jefferson, Thomas.

Autograph letter signed, to Samuel Garland, 9 August 1822

1822USD 12,000.00 - 18,000.00USD 11,250.00
2124Knox, Henry.

Letter signed, 16 August 1790, to Henry Burbeck

1790USD 2,500.00 - 3,500.00USD 3,500.00
2125Lee, Robert E.

Letter signed to Lieutenant Colonel R.E. Russy, 15 March 1845

1845USD 2,000.00 - 3,000.00USD 1,875.00
  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.
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