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    Harper's Weekly

    /1879 Numismatics; Periodicals

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    Priced catalogue of a large collection of autographs, coins, medals, etc., donated to the Great Western Sanitary Fair, to be sold at auction for the benefit of the Cincinatti branch of the U.S. Sanitary Commission, by S.G. Hubbard, at ... Cincinatti ... [03/15/1864]



    A Tyng A S Stephen H Tyng A S Col Robt Shaw A L S 3 pp 8 T H Stockton A L S 1 p 4 Miss Cushman A L S 2 4 pp 8 Henry Ward Beecher A L S 2 pp 8 Josiah Quincy A L S 1 p 8 J C Fremont A S Edw Everett A S Anna Warner A S Miss Maria J McIntosh A L S 1 p 8 Miss Mary S Cummings A L 2 pp 8 Cyrus W Field A S bayard taylor A S Miriam D Cole A S C T Jackson A L S 1 p 8 J A Garfield A S E P Scammon A S C P Mcllvaine A S F P Kenrick Herman Melville A L S 2 pp 8 Maj Gen U S Grant A S Robt Baird A L S 2 pp 4 Joel T Hart Poem 3 pp 8 Grace Greenwood A L S 3 pp 16 Dan Drake A S W H Harrison A L g 1 p 4 Thos Ewing A L


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    Catalogue of a collection of autographs and broadsides, comprising nearly complete set of signers, members of old Congress, Revolutionary officers, celebrated authors, actors and musicians, etc., etc., ... [05/02-03/1899]



    29 1827 With addressed envelope and seal 327 Holland Dr Josiah G Author and journalist a s 1 page 8 Springfield Oct 22 1865 regarding the arrangements for a lecture Richard Grant White author and scholar a 5 1 page 8 1854 2 328 Holmes Dr Oliver Wendell Poet and author a 1 s 3 pages 8 Jan 17 1859 to Mr Dwight in regard to a work of Virchow bayard taylor a j 1 page 8 Gotha Aug 28 1863 2 329 Holmes a L s 1 page 8 Feb 16 1881 Rev John Pierpont poet autograph poem hymn 1 page 4 2 330 Holmes a 1 s 1 page 8 Boston Sept 2 1866 Bayard Taylor a 1 s 1 page 8 New York March 18 1878 to R H Stoddard Wood cut portraits 2 331 Hood Thomas English author and humorist auto MS 1 2 pag


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    The Brasher Bulletin, Vol. 11, No. 2

    6/1/1999

    alifornia Laundresses charged 5 8 to wash and press a dozen shirts and even then you have to court them besides complained Wyld Some men discarded their shirts when they bacame dirty it was just as cheap to buy new ones Others sent their dirty shirts to Hawaii and China A vessel just in from Canton brought two hundred and fifty dozen which had been sent out a few months before wrote bayard taylor in 1850 while another from the Sandwich Islands Hawaii brought one hundred dozen and the practice was becoming general Sending your shirts to a Chinese laundry that was actually in China may have been something to write home about but it was no answer to the dirty clothes problem By mid 1849 Mexican and Indian women were washing clothes out by the Presidio along the Fresh Pond which


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    Priced catalogue of a large collection of autographs, coins, medals, etc., donated to the Great Western Sanitary Fair, to be sold at auction for the benefit of the Cincinatti branch of the U.S. Sanitary Commission, by S.G. Hubbard, at ... Cincinatti ... [03/15/1864]



    A Tyng A S Stephen H Tyng A S Col Robt Shaw A L S 3 pp 8 T H Stockton A L S 1 p 4 Miss Cushman A L S 2 4 pp 8 Henry Ward Beecher A L S 2 pp 8 Josiah Quincy A L S 1 p 8 J C Fremont A S Edw Everett A S Anna Warner A S Miss Maria J McIntosh A L S 1 p 8 Miss Mary S Cummings A L 2 pp 8 Cyrus W Field A S bayard taylor A S Miriam D Cole A S C T Jackson A L S 1 p 8 J A Garfield A S E P Scammon A S C P Mcllvaine A S F P Kenrick Herman Melville A L S 2 pp 8 Maj Gen U S Grant A S Robt Baird A L S 2 pp 4 Joel T Hart Poem 3 pp 8 Grace Greenwood A L S 3 pp 16 Dan Drake A S W H Harrison A L g 1 p 4 Thos Ewing A L


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    Catalogue of a collection of autographs and broadsides, comprising nearly complete set of signers, members of old Congress, Revolutionary officers, celebrated authors, actors and musicians, etc., etc., ... [05/02-03/1899]



    29 1827 With addressed envelope and seal 327 Holland Dr Josiah G Author and journalist a s 1 page 8 Springfield Oct 22 1865 regarding the arrangements for a lecture Richard Grant White author and scholar a 5 1 page 8 1854 2 328 Holmes Dr Oliver Wendell Poet and author a 1 s 3 pages 8 Jan 17 1859 to Mr Dwight in regard to a work of Virchow bayard taylor a j 1 page 8 Gotha Aug 28 1863 2 329 Holmes a L s 1 page 8 Feb 16 1881 Rev John Pierpont poet autograph poem hymn 1 page 4 2 330 Holmes a 1 s 1 page 8 Boston Sept 2 1866 Bayard Taylor a 1 s 1 page 8 New York March 18 1878 to R H Stoddard Wood cut portraits 2 331 Hood Thomas English author and humorist auto MS 1 2 pag


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    Norton's Literary Letter [1857-1860]

    /1857

    ng s Life and copious Notices from Eminent Contemporaries of hk WorkB By S Austin Allibone Reprinted from his Dictionary of Authors With 29 steel plates Uniform with the former editions of Irving s Works 12mo 1 50 A desirable companion to all editions of Irving s Works issued prior to 1S59 i TOR0 TIWS NEW WORKS AT HOME AND ABROAD A Sketch Book of Life Scenery and Men By bayard taylor With two fine engravings 500 pages 12ino Cloth 1 25 GREECE AND RUSSIA With two plates 1 25 For particulars See Catalogue Also New Editions of BAYARD TAYLOR S TRAVELS COMPLETE In S vols 12mo In boxes 10 sheep 12 half calf extra 18 Pterotlanttfu Writings si Washington ftvfog Mr George P Putnam announces for early publication several volumes of the Miscellaneous


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    Merchant's Magazine, 1856 (vol. 35)

    7/1/1856 Economics

    iso The Book Trade 2 Cyclopedia of Modem Travel A Record of Adventure Exploration and Discovery for the past fifty years Comprising Narratives of the most distin guished Travels since the beginning of this Century Prepared and arranged by bayard taylor Illustrated with maps and engravings 8vo pp 955 Cincinnati Moore Wilstack Keys Co Bayard Taylor is well and favorably known as one of the most successful and enterprising travelers of the present century He is still quite a young man but has already acquired a reputation as a faithful and graphic limner of men and things in foreign lands which entitle him to the first rank in the


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine

    /1881 Numismatics Periodicals

    ore extended but less time ly notice The list comprises the following Jean Ingelow s Songs of Seven tastefully printed in small quarto form and embellished with attractive illustrations seven being full page from engravings by George T Andrew after designs by Miss Northam J F Murphy and Edmund H Garrett Houghton Mifflin and Co publish a large and elegant quarto edi tion of bayard taylor s Home Ballads 1 superb ly illustrated by well known engravers after designs by W H Gibson W L Taylor F Diel man J F Murphy H Bolton Jones and oth ers To these we add two exquisitely illus trated poems received as we aro closing the Record one of which Brushwood 1 by T Bu chanan Read is a weirdly beautiful romance of the Apennines studded with delicate fancies and pic


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    Harper's Monthly Magazine

    /1919 Numismatics Periodicals

    and its ultimatums The national development which fol lowed the Civil War was ennobling and elevating in every direction and we began above all to have a literature which was truly native and national There had already been what we boasted an American literature in the poetry and romance and history of Emerson Longfellow Hawthorne Holmes Lowell Whittier Mrs Stowe Prescott Irving bayard taylor Aldrich Stoddard Sted man and transcendently Edgar Allan Poe and we had reputations of Euro pean recognition if not always celebrity constituting an unquestionable body of American authorship But if we came to scan these names we realized that in eight of them we had only a body of New England authorship In Phila delphia there was so faintly a claim to loc literature that it must be


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    Mason's Monthly Coin and Stamp Collector's Magazine, Vol. 4, No. 3

    3/1/1870

    om a western c xchange but we find it hard to swallow perhaps the squirrel had better luck Ed UP THE NILE J J Mickley the respected father of the numismatic fraternity of this city has been for the past year wandering over the world in search of pleasure and profit as found in scientific pursuits At last accounts Mr Mickley w as sailing up the Nile on a voyage of dis covery a la bayard taylor Good luck and good health to brother Mickley on his tour through Egypt COIN SALE A small collection of coins medals and pattern pieces will be offered by catalogue in this city about the 25th inst The collection will embrace several sets of U S cents colonials medals rare pat terns and a miscellaneous collection of continental and colonial paper money prints etc FOR SALE We off


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    Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the State of the Finances (1863)

    1/1/1863

    Juno 30 1863 2 574 48 W L Dayton jr assistH secretary of legation From July 1 1862 to June 30 1863 i 1 477 50 21 130 40 1 2 608 04 156 16 23 894 60 Russia C ilf Clay minister From April 1 1832 to Angust 5 1862 4 500 00 206 84 351 28 From March 11 1863 to Tune 30 1863 3 594 54 303 95 Simon Cameron minister j From April 1 1862 to February 23 1863 10 635 23 bayard taylor secretary cf legation and 1 chargt d affaires From July 1 1862 to September 12 1863 5 079 94 593 15 23 809 71 1 1 103 94 _ j 351 26 1 25 264 93 igitized for FRASER h p fraser stlouisfed org Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis


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    The MCA Advisory, August 2005

    8/1/2005

    ll to resist the evil forces which sought to deter him from his purpose Though the lives of many people receive their just recognition in fame and praise and glory the great sustaining throb of life is to be found in the faith hope and devotion of the millions of human beings whose lives go by unsung He dedicated his medal to all those who contribute something to life as personified by bayard taylor s Pastoral Poem of Norway entitled Lars Though the name of Lars Be never heard the healing of the world Is in its nameless saints Each separate star Seems nothing but a myriad scattered stars Break up the night and make it beautiful EDGE AND PATINA VARIETIES OBSERVED 1 Edge delicately beveled THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS TWENTY THIRD ISSUE 1941 JOSEF RENIER 9


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    Copperhead Courier: Journal of the Civil War Token Society, vol. 12, no. 1-4

    3/1/1978 Civil War Tokens

    shocked many in the staid moralistic Victorian Society of the 1850 s Its theme was very sexual Walt Whitman went to the restaurant almost every afternoon and evening as did most of the other members It was however Whitman s presence that attracted business This popularity was beneficial to Pfaff s restaurant and eventually made him a wealthy man Other members of the Bohemians were James bayard taylor a writer who later became a famous Civil War correspondent for the New York Tribune and Fitz James O Brien a brilliant poet and writer who was 52


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    The Brasher Bulletin, Vol. 10, No. 3

    9/1/1998

    e she reached Chagres she carried 193 passengers The passengers then began one of the most hazardous parts of the trip for the argonauts which was the overland trek across the isthmus itself They had to hire natives to carry them up the Chagres River in boats and then walk overland to Panama through the tropical environment More than a few perished from diseases such as malaria and cholera bayard taylor wrote There is nothing in the world comparable to these forests No description I that have ever read conveys an idea of the splendid overplus of vegetable life within the tropics The first Pacific Mail steamship the California anchored on the Pacific side at Panama on January 17 1849 Great controversy ensued because the California had picked up passengers in Peru where news of the gold


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    Gobrecht Journal #69

    7/15/1997

    ers by Charles Peters The LaGrave Com pany Sacramento circa 1915 Page 1 1 0 Memories of the oldest living forty niner in California Many interesting anecdotes and coin stories 13 The Man Who Built San Francisco by Julian Dana Pages 151 171 174 175 and 188 14 Centennial American Life in 1876 by William Pierce Randel Page 298 15 Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire by bayard taylor Goerge P Putnam Company 1 856 Pages 80 81 Record of a newspaper reporter who traveled to and from the California gold fields in 1 849 Many coin stories from both the United States and Mexico 16 Beyond the Mississippi by Albert D Richardson Page 459 17 Little Brown Book of Anecdotes Clifton Fadiman general editor Little Brown and Company Boston and Toronto 1985 Page 352 Colle


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    Mason's Monthly Coin and Stamp Collector's Magazine, Vol. 4, No. 3

    3/1/1870

    om a western c xchange but we find it hard to swallow perhaps the squirrel had better luck Ed UP THE NILE J J Mickley the respected father of the numismatic fraternity of this city has been for the past year wandering over the world in search of pleasure and profit as found in scientific pursuits At last accounts Mr Mickley w as sailing up the Nile on a voyage of dis covery a la bayard taylor Good luck and good health to brother Mickley on his tour through Egypt COIN SALE A small collection of coins medals and pattern pieces will be offered by catalogue in this city about the 25th inst The collection will embrace several sets of U S cents colonials medals rare pat terns and a miscellaneous collection of continental and colonial paper money prints etc FOR SALE We off


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    Report of the Secretary of the Treasury on the State of the Finances (1863)

    1/1/1863

    Juno 30 1863 2 574 48 W L Dayton jr assistH secretary of legation From July 1 1862 to June 30 1863 i 1 477 50 21 130 40 1 2 608 04 156 16 23 894 60 Russia C ilf Clay minister From April 1 1832 to Angust 5 1862 4 500 00 206 84 351 28 From March 11 1863 to Tune 30 1863 3 594 54 303 95 Simon Cameron minister j From April 1 1862 to February 23 1863 10 635 23 bayard taylor secretary cf legation and 1 chargt d affaires From July 1 1862 to September 12 1863 5 079 94 593 15 23 809 71 1 1 103 94 _ j 351 26 1 25 264 93 igitized for FRASER h p fraser stlouisfed org Federal Reserve Bank of St Louis


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    The MCA Advisory, August 2005

    8/1/2005

    ll to resist the evil forces which sought to deter him from his purpose Though the lives of many people receive their just recognition in fame and praise and glory the great sustaining throb of life is to be found in the faith hope and devotion of the millions of human beings whose lives go by unsung He dedicated his medal to all those who contribute something to life as personified by bayard taylor s Pastoral Poem of Norway entitled Lars Though the name of Lars Be never heard the healing of the world Is in its nameless saints Each separate star Seems nothing but a myriad scattered stars Break up the night and make it beautiful EDGE AND PATINA VARIETIES OBSERVED 1 Edge delicately beveled THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS TWENTY THIRD ISSUE 1941 JOSEF RENIER 9


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    Copperhead Courier: Journal of the Civil War Token Society, vol. 12, no. 1-4

    3/1/1978 Civil War Tokens

    shocked many in the staid moralistic Victorian Society of the 1850 s Its theme was very sexual Walt Whitman went to the restaurant almost every afternoon and evening as did most of the other members It was however Whitman s presence that attracted business This popularity was beneficial to Pfaff s restaurant and eventually made him a wealthy man Other members of the Bohemians were James bayard taylor a writer who later became a famous Civil War correspondent for the New York Tribune and Fitz James O Brien a brilliant poet and writer who was 52


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    The Brasher Bulletin, Vol. 10, No. 3

    9/1/1998

    e she reached Chagres she carried 193 passengers The passengers then began one of the most hazardous parts of the trip for the argonauts which was the overland trek across the isthmus itself They had to hire natives to carry them up the Chagres River in boats and then walk overland to Panama through the tropical environment More than a few perished from diseases such as malaria and cholera bayard taylor wrote There is nothing in the world comparable to these forests No description I that have ever read conveys an idea of the splendid overplus of vegetable life within the tropics The first Pacific Mail steamship the California anchored on the Pacific side at Panama on January 17 1849 Great controversy ensued because the California had picked up passengers in Peru where news of the gold


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    Gobrecht Journal #69

    7/15/1997

    ers by Charles Peters The LaGrave Com pany Sacramento circa 1915 Page 1 1 0 Memories of the oldest living forty niner in California Many interesting anecdotes and coin stories 13 The Man Who Built San Francisco by Julian Dana Pages 151 171 174 175 and 188 14 Centennial American Life in 1876 by William Pierce Randel Page 298 15 Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire by bayard taylor Goerge P Putnam Company 1 856 Pages 80 81 Record of a newspaper reporter who traveled to and from the California gold fields in 1 849 Many coin stories from both the United States and Mexico 16 Beyond the Mississippi by Albert D Richardson Page 459 17 Little Brown Book of Anecdotes Clifton Fadiman general editor Little Brown and Company Boston and Toronto 1985 Page 352 Colle


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    Numismatics International Bulletin, Vol. 26, No.9

    9/1/1991

    y might perhaps appear no compliment to a traveller s delicacy But when it is con sidered that a stranger unacquainted with the value of the money of the country obliged to pay each day for his provisions is in danger of being imposed upon by the money changers this care of providing us with small money will appear to have been sufficiently obliging Taken from TRAVELS IN ARABIA by bayard taylor N Y 1893 pp24 25 KOMASSIS Kommassi or Commassee A former base silver coin of Arabia principally used in the coffee trade of Mocha Yemen and computed at one sixtieth of the Spanish Dollar It was later struck in copper and its value depreciated three hundred and fifty to five hundred being an equivalent of the Spanish or Levant Maria Theresa Thaler of 1780 Dollars DICTIONARY OF NU


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    New Varieties of Gold and Silver Coins

    /1851 [Counterfeit detection Counterfeit detection]

    PUTNAM S HOME CYCLOPAEDIA IN SIX VOLUMES COMPRISING THE FOLLOWING EACH SOLD SEPARATELY HAND BOOK OF LITERATURE AND FINE ARTS by George Ripley Esq and bayard taylor Esq 1 vol 8vo cloth 2 00 HAND BOOK OF BIOGRAPHY by Parke Godwin Esq 1 vol 8vo cloth 2 00 HAND BOOK OF THE USEFUL ARTS c by Dr Antisell 1 vol 8vo 2 00 HAND BOOK OF THE SCIENCES by Prof St John of Western Re serve College 1 vol 8vo cloth 2 00 HAND BOOK OF GEOGRAPHY or Universal Gazetteer HAND BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGY or The World s Progress a Dictio


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine

    /1850 Numismatics Periodicals

    Lord Jeffrey s Account of the Origin of the Edinburgh Review Character of Sir Robert Peel The Ownership of Land A Self Taught Artist Conversation of Liter ary Men Rewards of Literature Schamyl the Prophet of the Caucasus The Colossal Statue Wordsworth s Prose Writings Anecdotes of Beranger The Paris Acade my of Inscriptions Literary Notices Bryant s Letters of a Traveler bayard taylor s Eldorado 140 Standish the Puri tan Talbot and Vernon 141 Smyth s Unity of the Human Races 284 Talvi s Literature of the Slavic Nations Greeley s Hints toward Reforms 285 Antonina Martinet s Solution of Great Problems Lessing s Field Book 286 427 657 La martine s Past Present ami Future of the French Republic Lardners Railway Economy The Lone Dove Mezznfanti s Method applie


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine

    /1850 Numismatics Periodicals

    Life Moore s Health Disease and Remedy Wright s Perforations of the Latter day Pamphlets Lanman s Haw Ho Noo 571 Leigh Hunt s Autobiography U S Railroad Gnide and Steamboat Jour nal Ware s Hints to Young Men The Iris Irving s Conquest of Granada 572 Life and Times of Gen John Lamb Progress of the Northwest Everett s Bunker Hill Oration Walker s Phi Beta Kappa Ora tion bayard taylor s American Legend Ungewitter s Europe Past and Present Downing s Architecture of Country Houses 573 Jarvis s Don Quixote Halliwell s Shakspeare Meyer s Universum Tho Night Side of Nature Giles s Thoughts on Life Hill s Lectures on Surgery The National Temperance Offering 574 Rural Hours Robinson s Greek and English Lexicon The Berber 713 Works of Joseph Bellamy Adelaide Lind


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine

    /1850 Numismatics Periodicals

    s branches heavy with the bursting fruit just beginning to ripen for the market If the first miracle was not the turning of water into wine we have forgot our catechism Digitized by Gck igle Eldorado or Adventures in the Path of Empire j comprising a Voyage to California via Panama Life in San Francisco and Mont erey Pictures of the Gold Region and Ex periences of Mexican Travel By bayard taylor In two vois 12mo pp 251 247 New York G P Putnam California opens as rich a field for adventuie to the collector of literary materials as to the emigrant in pursuit of gold We shall yet have the poetry the romance the dramatic embodi ment of tho strange life m the country of yellow sands Already it has drawn forth numerous authors describing the results of their experi ence in


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    Harper's New Monthly Magazine

    /1850 Numismatics Periodicals

    ames Munroe and Co Boston is a temperate discussion of the Reform Spirit of the day abounding in salutary cautions and ju dicious discriminations The style of the Ora tion savors more of the man of affairs than of the practical writer and its good sense and moderate tone must have commended it to the cultivated audience before which it was deliv ered The Poem on the American Legend by bayard taylor pronounced on the same occasion and published by John Bartlett Cambridge is a graceful portraiture of the elements of romance and poetry in the traditions of our country and contains passages of uncommon energy of versi fication expressing a high order of moral and patriotic sentiment His allusion to the special legends of different localities are very felicitous in their tone and the tr


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    SCRIP NOTES OF CHARLES PFAFF, NEW YORK

    11/04/2012

    enient meeting place for cultivated men and one where almost any evening you may meet representatives of nearly every branch of literature and art assembled not by appointment nor from habit even but I met by chance the usual way Among the literary men whom we have met there from time to time during the last three or four years may be mentioned Walt Whitman Aldrich Winter Stoddard bayard taylor W Ross Wallace Breen wrote Someone is going to have to publish in one of the Civil War token magazines the story behind the PFAFF S TAVERN tokens Pfaff s on upper Broadway in New York during the Civil War and in later decades was the biggest gay bar in NY and a literary center because Walt Whitman and his crowd hung out there It is the only token known to be associated with a gay


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    Catalogue of coins and medals, American and foreign, the properties of ... Henry Metzner ... Geo. E. Taylor ... and J.L.W. Huntington ... [09/10/1886]

    NNP-AUC-FRO70-057

    ns etc A S James Anderson William Bainbridge Corcoran Chandler Crawford Lewis Cass H Dearborn W Eustis Cyrus W Field Fessenden Fairfax A Gallatin William Orton Hugh McCullough Pinckney Spinner Spencer Edwin M Stanton Stevens Daniel Webster Gideon Welles etc 55 pcs 414 Jeff Davis Alex H Stephens A S 2 pcs y 415 J B Gordon Donald G Mitchell A Trollope bayard taylor Jno Russell Young A L S An interesting lot 5 pcs y 416 Huntington Samuel Signer Governor Senator and Pres t of Congress Huntington Ebenezer Adj Gen Conn 1822 A S 2 pcs 417 Lincoln Abraham President U S 1864 D S Rare I2_418 Navy Officers Official orders early American letters documents etc Nearly all A L S Decatur L Homme dieu D Porter 01 Wolcott E


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    A catalogue of the books, autographs, engravings, and miscellaneous articles, belonging to the estate of the late John Allan. [05/02/1864]

    NNP-AUC-BAN50-054

    the Arms of a Cardinal 1466 HOME John Douglas a Tragedy Portrait Rl 8vo calf Edinb 1798 1467 HOME J Essays upon Several Subjects concerning British Antiquities 12rno calf Edinb 1763 1468 HOME BOOK OF THE PICTURESQUE or American Scenery Art and Literature Comprising a Series of Es says by Washington Irving W C Bryant Fenimore Cooper Miss Cooper N P AVillis bayard taylor H T Tuekerman E L Magoon Dr Bethune A B Street Miss Field etc with 13 Engravings on Steel from Pictures by Eminent Artists Engraved Expressly for the Work with 00 Additional Plates inserted 4to half morocco gilt N Y 1852 1469 HOME A Poem 12mo calf Boston 1806 1470 HOMER The whole works of Homer Prince of Poets in his Iliads and Odysses Translated according


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    Catalogue of coins and medals, American and foreign, the properties of ... Henry Metzner ... Geo. E. Taylor ... and J.L.W. Huntington ... [09/10/1886]

    NNP-AUC-FRO70-057

    ns etc A S James Anderson William Bainbridge Corcoran Chandler Crawford Lewis Cass H Dearborn W Eustis Cyrus W Field Fessenden Fairfax A Gallatin William Orton Hugh McCullough Pinckney Spinner Spencer Edwin M Stanton Stevens Daniel Webster Gideon Welles etc 55 pcs 414 Jeff Davis Alex H Stephens A S 2 pcs y 415 J B Gordon Donald G Mitchell A Trollope bayard taylor Jno Russell Young A L S An interesting lot 5 pcs y 416 Huntington Samuel Signer Governor Senator and Pres t of Congress Huntington Ebenezer Adj Gen Conn 1822 A S 2 pcs 417 Lincoln Abraham President U S 1864 D S Rare I2_418 Navy Officers Official orders early American letters documents etc Nearly all A L S Decatur L Homme dieu D Porter 01 Wolcott E


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    A catalogue of the books, autographs, engravings, and miscellaneous articles, belonging to the estate of the late John Allan. [05/02/1864]

    NNP-AUC-BAN50-054

    the Arms of a Cardinal 1466 HOME John Douglas a Tragedy Portrait Rl 8vo calf Edinb 1798 1467 HOME J Essays upon Several Subjects concerning British Antiquities 12rno calf Edinb 1763 1468 HOME BOOK OF THE PICTURESQUE or American Scenery Art and Literature Comprising a Series of Es says by Washington Irving W C Bryant Fenimore Cooper Miss Cooper N P AVillis bayard taylor H T Tuekerman E L Magoon Dr Bethune A B Street Miss Field etc with 13 Engravings on Steel from Pictures by Eminent Artists Engraved Expressly for the Work with 00 Additional Plates inserted 4to half morocco gilt N Y 1852 1469 HOME A Poem 12mo calf Boston 1806 1470 HOMER The whole works of Homer Prince of Poets in his Iliads and Odysses Translated according


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    Catalogue of the Late Mr. John Allan, of Choice, Scarce, Curious, and Unique Books



    1466 HOME John Douglas a Tragedy Portrait Rl 8vo Ycrrcsl calf Edinb 1798 1467 HOME J Essays upon Several Subjects concerning British Antiquities 12mo calf Edinb 1763 7T 146 8 HOME BOOK OF THE PICTURESQUE or American cWorrell Scenery Art and Literature Comprising a Series of Es says by Washington Irving W C Bryant Fenimore Cooper Miss Cooper N P Willis bayard taylor II T Tuckerman E L Magoon Dr Bethune A B Street Miss Field etc with 13 Engravings on Steel from Pictures by Eminent Artists Engraved Expressly for the Work with 60 Additional Plates inserted 4to half morocco gilt JV Y 1852 i 1469 HOME A Poem 12mo calf Poston 1806 Dtjopleton o a 1470 HOMER The whole works of Homer Prince of Poets in creel his Iliads and Od


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    Catalogue of a good collection of coins, paper money, union envelopes, &c., the property of Mr. R.W. Mercer ... [01/17/1881]



    bust oval laureated head woman under tree oval Mosaic white lily oval different sizes 2 Pearls curious shapes 3 Brazillian Beetles 2 Agate Marbles 6 AUTOGRAPHS ETC Schuyler Colfax frank on envelope of House of Representatives do franked envelope also signature 2 Horace Greely signature 1861 C F Hall arctic explorer A L S with envelope stamped R W Emerson and bayard taylor signatures on cards with en velopes one stamped 2 John G Saxe A L S with stamped envelope Chas Sumner autograph and frank 2 Stamped envelopes supposed to have been addressed by Maj Gen Sigel and Mark Twain 2 Seth Padelford Gov R I two notes both cancelled together with bill for P O Box 29 Providence May 1835 3 Miami Land Warrant dated Apr 29 1788 and signed by


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    Auction sale of rare coins : Embracing consignments from several prominent collectors ... [02/19/1938]



    of the Seas a Tale First edition 3 vols 8 vo half calf Colburn Bentley 1830 The English edition preceded the American 5 0 De Quincey Thomas The Caesars First American Edition 8 vo original cloth Boston 1851 51 Hale Mrs Sarah Joseplia Editor The Opal A Pure Gift for all Seas ons First edition Illustrated 8 vo original stamped leather Contains work by J R Orton and bayard taylor New York 1S4 9 5 2 Russell Chas M The Cowboy Artist Studies of Western Life with description by Granville Stuart First edition 12 plates cloth New York Montana 1890 53 Early Child s Book Evenings at Home by Dr Aikin Mrs Barbauld Dove s Choice Old Edition Illustrations 55 6 pp thick sm vo publisher s binding gilt leaves Old 5 4 Early Child s Book A Day of Pleasure by M


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    The Americana Sale



    MERICAN A NEW YORK 5754 ca 1860 John Pintard New York Historical Society medal Bronzed copper About Uncirculated 63 6 mm Dramatic high relief portrait of Pintard on obverse even higher relief depiction of N YHS building on reverse Glossy chocolate brown with only minor friction on the highpoints The first we can recall seeing A handsome and interesting New York City medal 5755 1878 bayard taylor memorial medal Bronze Choice About Uncirculated 50 5 mm Three quarters left portrait of Taylor on obverse seated History with expanse of New York City behind her A fascinating medal showing as detailed an image of the Manhattan grid as we can recall seeing with Brooklyn and the East River islands beyond Taylor was a poet and ambassador Inexplicably he never lived in New York City ph


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    The November 2012 Baltimore Auction, United States Paper Money



    enient meeting place for cultivated men and one where almost any evening you may meet representatives of nearly every branch of literature and art assembled not by appointment nor from habit even but I met by chance the usual way Among the literary men whom we have met there from time to time during the last three or four years may be mentioned Walt Whitman Aldrich Winter Stoddard bayard taylor W Ross Wallace W D Howells Frank Otterson Charles Dawson Shanly W H Fry Edward Howland Charles Seymour Doesticks Artemus Ward Figaro T C Evans E C Stedman Charles F Briggs E G P Wilkins Charles Gayler J Y Sears Harry Neill E H House Frank Wood C Burkhardt Rosenberg A F Banks Wal ter Barret George Arnold Charles D Gardette Howard of the Times and T


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    The January 2013 Americana Sale



    ent meeting place for cultivated men and one where almost any evening you may meet representatives of nearly every branch of literature and art assembled not by appointment nor from habit even but I met by chance the usual way Among the literary men whom we have met there from time to time during the last three or four years may be mentioned Walt Whitman Aldrich Winter Stod dard bayard taylor W Ross Wallace W D Howells Frank Otterson Charles Dawson Shanly W H Fry Edward How land Charles Seymour Doesticks Artemus Ward Figaro T C Evans E C Stedman Charles F Briggs E G P Wilkins Charles Gayler J Y Sears Harry Neill E H House Frank Wood C Burkhardt Rosenberg A F Banks Walter Barret George Arnold Charles D Gardette Howard of the Times and Tha


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    C.A.L. Auction Catalog



    0 2mm bronze Obv Gothic twin spired Nuremberg church Rev rememberance of Nuremberg in ornate cartouche Glossy deep brown patina Few spots but sharp AU 30 40 2115 Northwest Germany Industrial Exposition Medal 1890 2 inch 50 3mm white metal By Christoph F Fischer engr Obv city goddess Mercury Peace on globe Rev expo bldgs in port of Bremen EF 45 55 2116 American Author bayard taylor Memorial Medal 1893 2 inch 50 6mm bronze By Emil Helfricht engr Obv portrait bust 2 3 left of American author minister to Germany who died there he traveled widely writing for Saturday Evening Post NY Tribune US Gazzette Rev seated female with pen pad in hand geographical expanse behind her Chocolate brown patina Wear on highpoints otherwise beautiful EF 100 125 2117 Koerne


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    Catalogue of coins and medals, American and foreign, the properties of ... Henry Metzner ... Geo. E. Taylor ... and J.L.W. Huntington ... [09/10/1886]

    NNP-AUC-FRO70-057

    ns etc A S James Anderson William Bainbridge Corcoran Chandler Crawford Lewis Cass H Dearborn W Eustis Cyrus W Field Fessenden Fairfax A Gallatin William Orton Hugh McCullough Pinckney Spinner Spencer Edwin M Stanton Stevens Daniel Webster Gideon Welles etc 55 pcs 414 Jeff Davis Alex H Stephens A S 2 pcs y 415 J B Gordon Donald G Mitchell A Trollope bayard taylor Jno Russell Young A L S An interesting lot 5 pcs y 416 Huntington Samuel Signer Governor Senator and Pres t of Congress Huntington Ebenezer Adj Gen Conn 1822 A S 2 pcs 417 Lincoln Abraham President U S 1864 D S Rare I2_418 Navy Officers Official orders early American letters documents etc Nearly all A L S Decatur L Homme dieu D Porter 01 Wolcott E


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    Catalogue of medals, autographs, engravings ... the property of Alfred S. Robinson ... [01/28/1861]

    NNP-AUC-BAN50-028

    13 504 W C Bryant the Great Poet fac similie of Autograph 505 G W Curtis the Popular Author 506 Fitz Green Halleck the Well known Poet 507 O W Holmes the Autocrat 508 Donald G Mitchell Ik Marvel 509 Epes Sargent the Critic 510 Winfield Scott the Great Hero 511 bayard taylor the Traveler 512 N P Willis the Gifted Author 513 Eugene Sue the Spicy Novelist Mezzotint 1 514 C W Couldlock the Great Actor aslago good likenessTl 515 E L Davenport the Boston Favorite as Benedick fine 516 Mr G Yandenhoff the well known Lecturer as Coriolanus 517 The Late Miss Yandenhoff as Juliet very fine engraving 518 J W Wallack the Yeteran Actor as


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    A catalogue of the books, autographs, engravings, and miscellaneous articles, belonging to the estate of the late John Allan. [05/02/1864]

    NNP-AUC-BAN50-054

    the Arms of a Cardinal 1466 HOME John Douglas a Tragedy Portrait Rl 8vo calf Edinb 1798 1467 HOME J Essays upon Several Subjects concerning British Antiquities 12rno calf Edinb 1763 1468 HOME BOOK OF THE PICTURESQUE or American Scenery Art and Literature Comprising a Series of Es says by Washington Irving W C Bryant Fenimore Cooper Miss Cooper N P AVillis bayard taylor H T Tuekerman E L Magoon Dr Bethune A B Street Miss Field etc with 13 Engravings on Steel from Pictures by Eminent Artists Engraved Expressly for the Work with 00 Additional Plates inserted 4to half morocco gilt N Y 1852 1469 HOME A Poem 12mo calf Boston 1806 1470 HOMER The whole works of Homer Prince of Poets in his Iliads and Odysses Translated according


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    Mason's Monthly Coin and Stamp Collector's Magazine, Vol. 4, No. 3

    3/1/1870

    om a western c xchange but we find it hard to swallow perhaps the squirrel had better luck Ed UP THE NILE J J Mickley the respected father of the numismatic fraternity of this city has been for the past year wandering over the world in search of pleasure and profit as found in scientific pursuits At last accounts Mr Mickley w as sailing up the Nile on a voyage of dis covery a la bayard taylor Good luck and good health to brother Mickley on his tour through Egypt COIN SALE A small collection of coins medals and pattern pieces will be offered by catalogue in this city about the 25th inst The collection will embrace several sets of U S cents colonials medals rare pat terns and a miscellaneous collection of continental and colonial paper money prints etc FOR SALE We off


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