Swann Galleries: Fine Books and Autographs, 2609, New York

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
06/16/2022 - 06/16/2022
Page Size: 460 items in 19 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
1BENJAMIN, JUDAH P.

BENJAMIN, JUDAH P. Partly-printed Document Signed, "J.P. Benjamin," ordering E. Livingston and Henry Whatley Tyler to pay $500 to John

[London]1880USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 500.00
2CALHOUN, JOHN C.

CALHOUN, JOHN C. Autograph Letter Signed, "J.C. Calhoun," as Senator, to Secretary of State John Forsyth ("Dear Sir"),

Fort Hill [Clemson, SC]1838USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 423.00
3EWING JR., THOMAS.

(CIVIL WAR.) EWING JR., THOMAS. Three Autograph Letters, one Signed, to Generals John McAllister Schofield or John McNeil, in pencil, r

Diamond Spring [Diamond, MO?]; "Camp on Grove Creek" [Carthage, MO]; "Diamond Grove" [Diamond, MO?]1863USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 469.00
4GRANT, ULYSSES S.

(CIVIL WAR.) GRANT, ULYSSES S. Signature and rank, "U.S. Grant / L[ieutenan]t Gen U.S.A.,"

Np1863-66USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 1,375.00
5SICKLES, DANIEL.

(CIVIL WAR.) SICKLES, DANIEL. Partly-printed Document Signed, "D. Sickles,"

Camp Scott [Staten Island]1861USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 1,500.00
6CLAY, HENRY.

CLAY, HENRY. Autograph Letter Signed, "H. Clay," to Representative George Corbin Washington ("My Dear Sir"),

Np13 May 1836USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 188.00
7CLAY, HENRY.

CLAY, HENRY. Autograph Letter Signed, "H. Clay," to Representative Joshua Reed Giddings ("My dear Sir"),

Ashland [Lexington, KY]1846USD 800.00 - 1,200.00USD 1,000.00
8CLINTON, DEWITT.

CLINTON, DEWITT. Partly-printed Document Signed, granting 307 acres in Essex County to Anthony J. Blanchard.

Albany1822USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 138.00
9CLINTON, GEORGE.

CLINTON, GEORGE. Group of 4 partly-printed Documents Signed, "Geo:Clinton," as Governor, each a military commission for Anthony James B

Albany or New York1789-93USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 406.00
10DIX, JOHN A.

DIX, JOHN A. Signature, on an engraved bust portrait

NpndUSD 100.00 - 200.00USD 138.00
11DUANE, JAMES.

DUANE, JAMES. Vellum Document Signed, "Ja'sDuane," as Mayor, granting an attorney's license to Anthony James Blanchard.

New York1789USD 100.00 - 200.00USD 313.00
12HARDEE, WILLIAM J.

HARDEE, WILLIAM J. Photograph Signed, "W.J. Hardee / . . . Com[man]d[an]t [of] Cadets,"

Npcirca 1859USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 938.00
13JAY, JOHN.

JAY, JOHN. Partly-printed Document Signed, as Governor, military commission

Albany1798USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 1,105.00
14LIVINGSTON, JOHN R.

LIVINGSTON, JOHN R. Three Autograph Letters Signed, to Archibald Campbell, concerning the sale of a plot of his family lands,

New York 1830; 1831; 1833USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
15MADISON, JAMES.

MADISON, JAMES. Partly-printed Document Signed, "James Madison, Presid't," as President of the American Colonization Society,

WashingtonndUSD 3,000.00 - 4,000.00USD 3,250.00
16MARSHALL, JOHN.

MARSHALL, JOHN. Autograph Letter Signed, "JMarshall," to attorney Archibald Stuart, with a postscript additionally Signed, "JM."

Np1788USD 4,000.00 - 6,000.00USD 4,250.00
17 MOORE, HENRY.

MOORE, HENRY. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, "H:Moore," as Governor, witnessing the grant by King George III of 200 acres in Al

New York1767USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 469.00
18OAKLEY, ANNIE.

OAKLEY, ANNIE. Photograph Signed and Inscribed, "Compliments,"

NpndUSD 3,500.00 - 5,000.00USD 3,000.00
19 HEATH, WILLIAM.

(REVOLUTIONARY WAR.) HEATH, WILLIAM. Brief Letter Signed, "WHeath," to Jonathan Lawrence and Co.:

Highlands [Department]1782USD 700.00 - 1,000.00USD 469.00
20HEATH, WILLIAM.

(REVOLUTIONARY WAR.) HEATH, WILLIAM. Brief Letter Signed, "WHeath / MGeneral," to Deputy Quartermaster Hugh Hughes:

Highlands [Department]1782USD 600.00 - 900.00USD 563.00
21 SMITH, SAMUEL FRANCIS.

SMITH, SAMUEL FRANCIS. Autograph Manuscript dated and Signed, "S.F. Smith," complete fair copy of his hymn, "America."

Np1879USD 1,200.00 - 1,800.00USD 1,430.00
22WADE, BENJAMIN F.

WADE, BENJAMIN F. Autograph Letter Signed, "B.F. Wade," to "Dr Sch.,"

Jefferson, OH1844USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 250.00
23WEBSTER, DANIEL.

WEBSTER, DANIEL. Autograph Letter Signed, "D. Webster," to Samuel Ayer Bradley,

Boston1806USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 813.00
24WEBSTER, DANIEL.

WEBSTER, DANIEL. Partly-printed vellum Document Signed, as Secretary of State,

Washington1842USD 400.00 - 600.00USD 390.00
25WILLETT, MARINUS.

WILLETT, MARINUS. Signature, "M. Willett," on a petition to the Council of Appointment for the State of NY, attesting to the character

New York1792USD 350.00 - 500.00USD 250.00
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