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Auctioneer Elizabeth's Auctions 508-798-5672
Auction Date Mar 19 Auction
Auburn Elks
754 Southbridge Street
Auburn, MA
Time 06:00PM
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 Sale 151


Monday, March 19, 2018 at 6:00 PM

The Auburn Elks, 754 Southbridge Street (Route 12), Auburn, Mass.

Preview: 3:00-6:00pm




Presenting printed and manuscript ephemera, plus some interesting artwork: a very fine 19th century Thai Buddhist folding book, Legend of Phra Malai, with many manuscript paintings. Also, a number of commercial artworks. For details, go to or


AUTOGRAPHS, DOCUMENTS, ARCHIVES —. *  Political autograph material: Daniel Webster, Rutherford B. Hayes, Calvin Coolidge, Lyndon Baines Johnson, senators, governors, British nobility, Soviet-era political autographs, etc. * Hotel Registers * Autograph albums * Archives of 19th century American families and manufacturers * 18th & 19th century documents * etc.

ART, PRINTS, PHOTOGRAPHS  * Commercial art by Paul Kirchner, Leo Meiersdorff, Mischa Richter, etc. * Rolling Stones tour poster * Original art for Margaret Sydney’s book FIVE LITTLE PEPPERS * Historical lithographs, including Washington & Lincoln * William H. Jackson Western cabinet photographs * Travel Posters *  4,000 Railroad photographs and negatives * Many American Stereograph views * etc.

SHEET MUSIC — * More than a dozen lots, some very large, of 19th and 20th century American music sheets * Many topical lots including Military and Civil War Era *  African-American material, blues, jazz, black-face-era, etc. * Patriotic and political songs * Advertising songs * Ragtime * Crooners * etc.

CIVIL WAR, POSTCARDS & OTHER EPHEMERA — * 5 volumes of the Boston Evening Transcript, 1861-1864.* Report of Lieutenant-General Grant…1864-1865 * Civil War pamphlets * Many lots of American view postcards * Hold-to-Light Postcards * A collection of William Jennings Bryan realphoto postcards * John Winsch cards * Trade card and Valentine lots * Trade catalogs in jewelry, plumbing, tools, automobiles, clothing, etc. * Commercial billheads and letterheads * Railroad Timetables * Postal History * Election tickets and buttons * etc.


PICK LOTS OF BOOKS & EPHEMERA—to be sold at the beginning of the sale.


Free Catalogue is available online at (2 weeks before the sale);

By mail at Elizabeth’s Auctions, P.O. Box 20705, West Side Station, Worcester, MA 01602;

By email:; By calling (508) 798-5672 or (508) 769-3791.

Catalogue subscription is $20.00/year. Send check or money order.

Terms: cash or known check; 15% buyer’s premium.

Directions: The Auburn Elks is located on Rt. 12; near the intersection of Rt. 12 & Rt. 20; it is conveniently accessible from I-290, I-395, I-90, Rt. 20. Several hotels & restaurants plus many fast food restaurants within less than half a mile..

Note to Absentee bidders: in order to ensure the execution of your absentee bids, please call (508) 798-5672 before the day of the sale; mail or email absentee bids on time. The day of the sale call (508) 769-3791.

To register: please bring photo id (driver’s license); dealers, bring resale certificate.

Time of the sale is 6:00PM; Preview 3:00-6:00 PM. Auctioneer: Peter Mancevice (Mass. Lic. 1740).

Elizabeth’s is taking consignments for future auctions, please call (508) 798-5672 for appointment.


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