PBA Galleries presents: Sale 604: Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography (559 Lots)

Auctioneer


PBA Galleries

Location


1233 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109

Sale Date


Thu, December 15th 2016, 11:00 - 16:00


Lot 1: Some Account of the Conduct...Towards the Indian Tribes, 1844

Lot 1: Some Account of the Conduct...Towards the Indian Tribes, 1844


Lot 2: Ansel Adams photographs,  6 1934 Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite menus

Lot 2: Ansel Adams photographs, 6 1934 Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite menus


Lot 3: Ansel Adams photographs on 4 1935 Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite menus

Lot 3: Ansel Adams photographs on 4 1935 Ahwahnee Hotel, Yosemite menus


Lot 4: 1908 1st US exhibition of Black master painter Henry Ossawa Tanner

Lot 4: 1908 1st US exhibition of Black master painter Henry Ossawa Tanner


Lot 5: 1941 original cartoon art, 1st famed African-American cartoonist

Lot 5: 1941 original cartoon art, 1st famed African-American cartoonist


Lot 6: Rare WPA-style 1963 Chicago Black Art Calendar

Lot 6: Rare WPA-style 1963 Chicago Black Art Calendar


Lot 7: Master artist Charles White, inscribed book, 1967

Lot 7: Master artist Charles White, inscribed book, 1967


Lot 8: Receipt for injecting a slave

Lot 8: Receipt for injecting a slave


Lot 9: Yankee teacher to Maryland Slave overseer, 1842 letter

Lot 9: Yankee teacher to Maryland Slave overseer, 1842 letter


Lot 10: 1850 Kentucky legal documents about ownership of a female slave and her baby

Lot 10: 1850 Kentucky legal documents about ownership of a female slave and her...


Lot 11: 1864 Civil War Document, Confederate General's slave in military labor

Lot 11: 1864 Civil War Document, Confederate General's slave in military labor


Lot 12: 1859 Black prisoner in Massachusetts protests racist injusticd

Lot 12: 1859 Black prisoner in Massachusetts protests racist injusticd


Lot 13: 1884 Florida 'Colored Printer' proposes Black Republican newspaper

Lot 13: 1884 Florida 'Colored Printer' proposes Black Republican newspaper


Lot 14: 1884 Boston 'Colored Voters' Republican Club in the presidential election

Lot 14: 1884 Boston 'Colored Voters' Republican Club in the presidential electio...


Lot 15: 1909 letter, Baltimore Blacks fight racist voter discrimination

Lot 15: 1909 letter, Baltimore Blacks fight racist voter discrimination


Lot 16: Texas Black political “boss”, 1913 biography

Lot 16: Texas Black political “boss”, 1913 biography


Lot 17: 1928 'Father of Black History' Carter Woodson

Lot 17: 1928 'Father of Black History' Carter Woodson


Lot 18: Who's Who in Colored America, 1928-1929

Lot 18: Who's Who in Colored America, 1928-1929


Lot 19: 1944 GI Map of segregated World War II Washington, DC

Lot 19: 1944 GI Map of segregated World War II Washington, DC


Lot 20: 1944 Black publisher warns of "danger" to Blacks seeking civil rights

Lot 20: 1944 Black publisher warns of "danger" to Blacks seeking civil rights


Lot 21: Ephemera from famous SF "hungry i" Club

Lot 21: Ephemera from famous SF "hungry i" Club


Lot 22: Almanac Americain pour L'annee 1802

Lot 22: Almanac Americain pour L'annee 1802


Lot 23: 1836 Ohio 'lunatic' eccentric and mathematical genius, petition to Andrew Jackson

Lot 23: 1836 Ohio 'lunatic' eccentric and mathematical genius, petition to Andre...


Lot 24: 1840 Anti=slavery cause and the first American Peace Movementr

Lot 24: 1840 Anti=slavery cause and the first American Peace Movementr


Lot 25: Funding & troops for the Revolution

Lot 25: Funding & troops for the Revolution


Lot 26: 1836 Firstanti-slavery woman poet in America

Lot 26: 1836 Firstanti-slavery woman poet in America


Lot 27: 1856 letter, anti-slavery women political demonstration

Lot 27: 1856 letter, anti-slavery women political demonstration


Lot 28: Anti-slavery women of Philadelphia in 1945

Lot 28: Anti-slavery women of Philadelphia in 1945


Lot 29: Ironwork on the Mark Hopkins Hotel San Francisco

Lot 29: Ironwork on the Mark Hopkins Hotel San Francisco


Lot 30: Rare promo for Coolidge, Arizona

Lot 30: Rare promo for Coolidge, Arizona