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Auctioneer Gateway Gallery Auction Inc. 717-263-6512
Auction Date Jan 06 Auction
Location
643 Kriner Road
Chambersburg , PA
Time 10:00AM
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Public Auction of

Postcards (1000’s) & Books (Civil War, Local History, Etc.)

Will sell at Gateway Gallery Auction, located at 643 Kriner Road, Chambersburg on:

Saturday – January 6 at 10 AM

Online absentee bidding open! Click Here!

BOOKS:  Approx. 50 cataloged lots including Maryland Line In the Confederate States Army, 1869; Nurse and Spy in the Union Army, 1865; 1856 set of Waverly Novels; Sketch of the Denominations, 1824 and much more including a nice selection of old stock new stock books.

POSTCARDS: Approx. 300 catalog lots including Halloween; Santas; Brundage; Tucks; Clapsaddle; local Laughlins and every holiday. Also many cards of surrounding towns and locations.

AUCTIONEER’S NOTE: Cards are from the Ruth Hartzok Estate, from Winifred Ross and others. We will also be selling traylots of uncataloged cards, etc. We will begin at 10 AM by mixing cards & books. Online bidding available on our website.

Preview Friday, January 5 from 3-5 PM and 8 AM Sale Day.

ONLINE BIDDING: Online bidding open until 10 AM Day of Sale. Once live auction begins, online bidding closes. All online bids are downloaded into clerking system and executed competitively as absentee bids. For un-cataloged items online bids are accepted by completing our online absentee bid form.  Successful bidders are notified the day after sale by telephone or email.  Pick-up is available Monday until 5 PM and Tuesday-Wednesday from 9 AM- 5 PM (closed Noon -1 PM).

TERMS: Cash. Visa/MC/Discover accepted. 13% buyer’s premium discounted 3% for cash or approved check. Online buyer’s premium 15%. Statements made day of sale take precedence.

GATEWAY GALLERY AUCTION INC

Our Service is the Difference

Phone (717) 263-6512, (800) 315-3265, AY002190, AH002001

www.GatewayAuction.com

Auctioneer John F. Kohler, Jr. AU000507L
Auctioneer Heather Kohler AU005651

Complete Listing - Postcards (Regular & A Lots) & Books (B Lots)

1          (50) Easter     

1a        Album (24): Cards - Christmas, New Years, Easter, etc.

1b        Civil War: Goldsborough - Maryland Line in The Confederate States Army, 1869

1c        Album: Approx. 58 Pen Mar & Pen Mar Park cards

2          (29) Christmas           

2a        Album (70) Cards - Christmas, New Years, Easter, Valentine, etc.

2b        Civil War: Semmes, R - Memoirs of Service Afloat, 1869

2c        Album: Approx. 40 views Hagerstown, WV, NY, VA, etc

3          (24) Easter     

3a        Album of approx. 195 Cards - Local PA, MD, Easter, Christmas, New Year, some Rail Road, etc.

3b        Civil War: 77th PA at Shiloh, History of a Regiment 1905, Fold out Maps, Illus.

3c        Album: Approx. 56 view steamers, steamships, etc

4          (50) Easter     

4a        Deeds - Fulton, Bedford, Franklin, Adams County

4b        Civil War: Hoke, J. - Great Invasion of 1863, 1887, Illus.

4c        Album: Approx. 26 views Southern RY, Bluemont Div. Great Falls, Old Dominion RR, Washington, Old Dominion (Steam, diesel, electric etc)

5          (54) Tucks: World View

5a        Local and Others - MTC, Thespian Block Party, Rosedale Musical,  Letters, etc

5b        Local: McCauley, I.H. - Historical Sketch of Franklin County, PA 1878, Illus, Leather

5c        Misc: PRR Roll Honor, Reading photo Eng 2124 1920 Reading RR MPP, NYC time table, B&O Moseme Folder Susquehana, Gettysburg & Pottomac R.W. Co conductor's tablet 74, Will 1885, NJ turnpike map etc

6          (100) New Years        

6a        Halloween - (5) Cards

6b        Civil War: Scheneck, B.S. - Burning of Chambersburg, 1864, 1st Ed., Binding Rough

6c        East Broad Top: (13) views, locomotive notes #105 from 1974, LTR, notes of car numbers, etc

7          (52) New Years          

7a        Santas - (9) Cards

7b        Civil War: Edmonds, E. - Nurse & Spy in the Union Army, 1865, Binding Rough + McClure, A.K. - Abraham Lincoln & Men of War Times, 1892

7c        Pamphlet: Souvenir Gettysburg in War & Peace, Western MD RR 2nd ed. 1898 (cover damage)

8          (100) Valentine           

8a        African American - (9) Cards, (1) Lincoln, + Contraband

8b        Bound Magazines: Black Woods, 1856-1860, (8) Vols, 1/4 Leather + Harpers Monthly, 1857 - (2) Vols

8c        Pamphlet: On the line of the Western MD (cover loose & damaged), Pen Mar views etc, Pen Mar Park (2) tickets MD RR, 2 other Pen Mar Park sheets 9         (35) Winsch - Christmas, Birthday, Easter, Valentine, New Year’s

9a        Humor - (28) Assorted Cards

9b        Set: Scott, W. - Waverley Novels, 1856 (12) Vols.

9c        WMRR: Modern RR mag, Railway Age 1952, map WMRR, 1959 Book rules, (2) WMRR "A Road Remade By C.F. Speare" & soft back book John Miffle Hood 1906 Pres. WMRR

10        (10) Brundage - New Years, Valentine, Easter, Christmas

10a      Political - (9) Washington, (1) Lincoln, + (6) Others including Songs

10b      Literature: Murphy, A. - Works of Samuel Johnson, 1834 (2) Vols., 1/4 Leather

10c      Photo: "Braddock Heights Hotel" & negative

11        (27) Whitney  

11a      Ladies - (8) Each, + (1) Dionne Quintuplets

11b      Biographical: Schroeder, J. - Life & Times of Washington, 1857 (2) Vols, 1/4 Leather

11c      Photos: (10) old automobiles, (1) motor bicycle, letter from Bahner Brothers Auto Palace Phila, PA 1903

12        (100) Valentine           

12a      (25) Views - Plus (2) Fold outs of Atlantic City

12b      Local: Chambersburg Directory, 1907-1908 + Hutton, A.J. - History of Chambersburg, 1930, Wraps + (4) Others

12c      Humor: (13) assorted postcards & 15 general views

13        (100) Tucks - Christmas, New Years, Birthday, etc

13a      (24) Views - York, PA

13b      Christian Books: (10) Different Vols on Faith or Life of Preachers, all 1800s

13c      Aeronautical: (4) cards - Lathau, Brookens, etc

14        (19) Calendar  - 1908-1912, 1915, + one fold out

14a      Assorted - (57) Each, including St. Patrick’s Day, Valentine, Easter, Thanksgiving

14b      Christian Books: (7) Different Vols on Faith, some Leather (1) 1773, Others 1800s

14c      RR: Morrision & Erie RR Co. papers

15        (67) Cards - Children, People, and Christmas

15a      (15) Kellogg's - 1945 Tom Breneman's Breakfast Cards + Mailer

15b      (2) Christian Books: Chambersburg Imprints (1) 1834, (1) 1848

15c      RR: Information sheets, car numbers etc for Florida, Indian Hill, Iroston, Jacksonville, L&H, L&NE, Nantucket, N&W, NW & Pacific Raritan & 6 others

16        (48) St. Patrick           

16a      (10) Views - Mount Holly Springs, PA

16b      Religious: Evans, J. - Sketch of the Denominations, 1824, Leather + Hayward, J. - Book of Religions, 1859 + Lawson, J. - History of Scottish Episcopal Church, 1893

16c      Views: Engines, trolleys, stations, etc

17        (57) Cards - Christmas, Easter, Angels

17a      Advertising - (8) Hamburg - Amerika Linie

17b      Poetry & Plays: (7) Books, All 1800s, Leather

17c      Views: Engines, trolleys, stations, etc

18        (12) Leap Year           

18a      (13) Views - London - Wellington Series

18b      Poetry:            (12) Books, Mostly 1800s

18c      Views: Engines, trolleys, stations, etc

19        (78) Religious 

19a      (11) Views - Eagles Mere, PA

19b      Childrens: Moore-Park, C. - King of the Beasts, Illus. + Field, L. - Peter Rabbit & His Pa, 1916, DW + (3) Others

19c      Views: Engines, firetrucks, terminals, buses, etc

20        (56) Thanksgiving      

20a      (6) Assorted - Winsch & Clapsaddle

20b      Literature: Milton's Paradise Lost, Illus. by Dore + (8) Others, all 1800s

21        (19) Thanksgiving      

21a      (3) Political - Edwin Warfield + J.Barry Mahool MD, 1907, +  Benjamin K. Focht - 1912 + President  Roosevelt Leaving Capitol - 1909

21b      Cookbook: Gillette, F.L. - White House Cookbook, 1887 + Howard, B.C - Fifty Years in a Maryland Kitchen, 1873 + (1) Other

22        (54) Cards - Children, Men, Ladies

22a      (8) Assorted Advertising - Advertising Cards, Blotters, etc.

22b      Washington: Roose's Guide on Washington, 1880 + Another 1876 + Keins on Washington, 1885 + (1) Other, Fold Out Maps

23        (12) Ladies      Colorized

23a      Assorted - "Rex" Mardi Gras Day 1907, "The Hotel Villas" Seneca Lake, Hilltop House Harpers Ferry, Beale Mine, Leechburg, PA, + 3 Native American Cards

23b      Civil War: Prison Life in the Tobacco Warehouse at Richmond, 1862 + Long, J. - Gettysburg, Wraps w/Map

24        (30) Patriotic  

24a      Military - Mandlebergs "Wooly Jacket" for Officers, + (7) Others

24b      Civil War: Casey, S. - Infantry Tactics, 1862 Vol. 3, Fold Out Illus + (2) Others

25        (6) Civil War - G.A.R

25a      Album Approx. 202 Cards - Chambersburg, Waynesboro, Shippensburg, Hagerstown, Easter, Christmas, etc.

25b      Reference: Encyclopedia & Dictionary, 1858, 1/4 leather + (3) Others

26        (7) Abraham Lincoln  

26a      Deed/Will - George & Edward Ross, + Cedar Grove Cemetery Deed "Annie V. Ross"

26b      Religious: (2) Holy Bibles, both 1800s, (1) All Leather

27        (17) George Washington       

27a      Baltimore & Cumberland Valley RR - Grant of Right of Way, + Letter Guilford Township 1880

27b      History: Headley, J. T. - Life of Washington, 1860 + (6) Others on History, All 1800s

28        Whitney- Christmas

28a      Will and Testament - Washington County 1817 for William Ross to Appear on Controversy Between D. Glechner, "Benjamin Chambers," and E. Elliott

28b      Reference: Heaths Government Counterfeit Detector, 1870 + (2) Others in Wraps

29        Tuck & Sons - "Hallowe'en"

29a      Will - Benjamin Chambers Ross

29b      Religious: Sanders, W. - Christian Guide, 1835, Carlisle Imprint + (2) Small Holy Bibles + Hymnal + (1) Other

30        Tuck & Sons - "Hallowe'en"

30a      Local and Others - Ross Family Photos, + Chambersburg High School Annual Commencement 1891 Program, + Hand Written "Nature's Charms" by Winifred M.  Ross

30b      Receipt Book: 1866

31        International Art Publishing Co. - Halloween

31a      (2) Local Photo Cards - B.B. Holler Store

31b      Natural History: Cuvier - Animal Kingdom, 1832, Leather + (1) Other

32        M.W. Taggart - Series No. 803 Halloween

32a      Laughlin - #976 Holly Lake, + #968 Lutheran Church, Mt. Holly

32b      Misc: Traylot of Misc. Books

33        "Halloween Greetings"           

33a      Laughlin - #228 Main Building CVSN School, Shippensburg, + #230 Ladies Dormitory CVSN, Shippensburg

33b      Military: Lightning, History of the 78th Infantry Division, 1947 1st Ed.

34        International Art Publishing Co. - Halloween

34a      Laughlin - #471 W.M. Wreck May 30, 1907 Smith Killed, Shippensburg, PA

34b      Military: (5) Books on WWII

35        Halloween - "Copywrite 1906 Tower M. & N. Co. N.Y."

35a      (2) Laughlin - #306 W.M. & Pennsylvania RR Station Shippensburg, #668 "The Rocks" Roxbury, PA, + Curr Lawn-Newville Damage

35b      Military: (4) Books on WWII - Vietnam

36        "Happy Halloween"

36a      Local - "Chambersburg Ball Team"

36b      Military: (5) Books on WWII

37        "Halloween Greetings"

37a      Photo Card - (8) Each Assorted

37b      Civil War: Guide to the Battle of Gettysburg + Guide to Battle of Antietam, DW + (1) Other

38        "A Jolly Hallowe'en"   

38a      (13) Local Views - Blue Ridge, Pen Mar, Sabillasville, etc.

38b      Medical: Gray, H. - Anatomy of Human Body, 1949 + (3) Others on Surgery

39        "Ye Salem Witch" - "The Metropolitan News Co., Boston, Mass"

39a      (27) Local Views - Chambersburg, (8) Views of Waynesboro

39b      Flower Arrangements: Teshigahara, S. - Ikebana, 1952, Illus. DW, Boxed + (4) others

40        "To Greet you Hallowe'en"    

40a      (18) Local Views - Assorted

40b      Misc.: Tres Riches Heures of Jean, Duke of Berry, 1969, Box + Clements, R - Tales of the Tolon, signed

41        "Jolly Hallowe'en"      

41a      Fireman - Fireman’s Convention 1889 Carlisle - Union Fire Co., + Empire Hook and Ladder Co.

41b      Local: Finafrock, J. - Notes on Franklin County, 1942 + (2) Others

42        "May Good Luck be yours on Hallowe'en"    

42a      Album approx. (204) Cards - Christmas, PA & MD, Political, Easter, Birthday, etc.

43        (20) Valentine 

43a      Album approx. (290) Cards - Local PA, MD, Political, St. Patrick, Christmas, Easter, etc.

44        Lord's Prayer - Set

44a      Local and Other Advertising, + Calendars - S.B. Miller Jewelers Chambersburg 1913 Calendar, 1909 Pull Out Fan Calendar, + (3) Other Misc.

45        Lord's Prayer - Set

45a      Misc. Lot - Leases, Bills, Letters, Scrapbook

46        Lord's Prayer - Set

46a      Local Genealogy - Ross Family

47        (6) Brundage - Valentine

48        (47) New Years          

49        (29) Easter     

50        Misc. - People, humor

51        Lord's Prayer - Set

52        Ten Commandments 

53        (3) Prayer - "Morning, Noon, and Night"

54        Clapsaddle - New Years/Black Americana

55        International Art Publishing Co. - Child

56        Tuck & Sons - "Hallowe'en"

57        Advertising - "Home Insurance Co. of New York"

58        (8) Clapsaddle - Native American, Plus (2) others

59        (2) Valentine   

60        (13) Waynesboro - Plus (5) Pen Mar

61        (43) Chambersburg   

62        (5) Photo Post Cards 

63        Clapsaddle - Christmas/Black Americana

64        Tuck & Sons - "Little Wooers" Valentine/Black Americana

65        Brundage - "Hallowe'en" Series No. 120

66        (5) Mother-In-Law      

67        (4) Advertising - "The Everett Piano"

68        (19) Wolf - Christmas, Thanksgiving, Valentine, Easter,  New Years, St. Patrick's

69        Twenty-One - Prayers, Valentines, Humor, People, Animals

70        (3) P. Ebner - Plus R.F. Outeault

71        Sandy Waters - 67/300 Victorian Christmas Tree

72        (2) 1930 - Air Hill Church General Conference

73        C.V. Depot - Newville

74        #1049 U.B. Church - Mongul, PA

75        (4) John Brown          

76        (13) Clapsaddle - St. Patrick's, Valentines, Patriotic, etc

77        (25) Clapsaddle - Holidays

78        Scotland, PA - Plus St. Thomas

79        Mont Alto Park           

80        (6) Shippensburg - Plus (7) Gettysburg

81        (8) Turnpike - Plus (3) Lookout Point, (1) Tuscarora Summit

82        (25) Clapsaddle - Holidays

83        Sunbonnets - 1410 Tuesday, 1493 Saturday, 1494  Sunday,Copywrited 1905 by Ullman MFG. Co.  N.Y.

84        Four Cards - "To My Valentine"

85        Tuck & Sons - "Hallowe'en"

86        Wolf & Co. N.Y - Halloween

87        (52) Easter - Children, Women, Animals

88        Three Cards -  "On Halloween Strange Things Will Happen"

89        (25) Clapsaddle - Holidays

90        (25) Clapsaddle - Christmas, New Years, Thanksgiving

91        (6) Song Cards          

92        Hold to Light - Easter

93        (3) Movable - (2) Easter, (1) Turkey

94        (54) Religious 

95        (14) Carlisle - Plus (2) Mt. Holly

96        (5) Fayetteville           

97        (25) Clapsaddle - Christmas, Easter, etc

98        (25) Clapsaddle - Christmas, Easter, Thanksgiving, etc

99        Brundage - "Hallowe'en Greetings"

100      Series No. 525 - "Published by Stewart & Woolf, London, E.C."

101      "The Story of the Trout" - (3) "Published by The Rose Company"

102      (1) Kate Greenaway - Plus (1) Larsen

103      (9) Santa        

104      (17) Dressed Cats, Rabbits, etc

105      (32) Animals   

106      (23) Children   Plus (8) Animals

107      M.M. Vienne, M. Munk - (7) Christmas

108      (4) V.K. Vienne - Plus (2) P.T.L. plus (5) others

109      (49) Humor    

110      (100) Easter   

111      (100) Easter   

112      Cut-Out - Child

113      (4) Valentine - "Copywrite 1910 H. Wessler"

114      (5) Phone       

115      (24) Russell, Wall, Plus Others - Christmas, Nimble Nick Express

116      (3) LWKW, (2) Others - (4) Gruß vom Krampus, (1) Gruß vom Nikolo

117      (10) Tucks - Leatherette Valentines

118      Three Cards - Copper, Leather, Private Mailing Card  (folding)

119      (3) Puzzle Cards        

120      (7) Photo Cards         

121      (3) Will Rogers           

122      (15) Kids with toys     

123      (15) Games    

124      (8) Postal/Mailing Letters       

125      "Cupid's Message"

126      Clapsaddle - Valentine

127      Tuck & Sons - Valentine/Black Americana

128      Tuck & Sons - Valentine/Black Americana

129      (4) Brundage - Halloween

130      (7) African American 

131      (36) Easter     

132      (4) PennState 

133      (8) Luray Caverns, VA           

134      (9) Lancaster, PA       

135      (5) Hagerstown MD - Plus (1) Westminster MD

136      (2) Camp Harmony - (1) Tressler's Orphan's Home

137      (14) Booklets - Christmas, New Years, Easter

138      (25) Santa      

139      (23) Children, Animals

140      (4) Fire            - (1) San Francisco Fire, (2) Fire Truck, (1) Water Tower

141      (20) Christmas, Birthday - Some French and German

142      Brundage - "Hallowe'en Greetings"

143      (4) Valentines - Leatherette Series

144      (23) Children, Animals

145      (10) Santa      

146      (19) Booklets - Assorted Topics

147      (18) Cards - Children, Christmas, some German and French

148      (10) Santa      

149      (4) Tucks - Leatherette Valentines

150      Tucks - "Remembrance" Series No. 4519 Valentine/Black  Americana

151      Brundage - "Hallowe'en" Series No. 120

152      (10) Santa

153      (15) Valentines - (4) Clapsaddle

154      (12) Clapsaddle - Valentines

155      (12) Valentines - (11) Clapsaddle + 1 other

156      (16) Valentines - (4) Clapsaddle + (12) others

157      (36) Christmas, Children

158      (25) Santa

159      (3) Brundage - Halloween Series No. 121

160      (10) Clapsaddle - (8) Landscape, (2) Children

161      (6) Clapsaddle - Christmas

162      (9) Clapsaddle

163      (25) Clapsaddle - Christmas, Children, Cats, etc.

164      (45) Clapsaddle - Christmas, Children, etc.

165      (50) Christmas - Children

166      (17) Clapsaddle, (4) others - Christmas/Santa/Children

167      (50) Clapsaddle - Christmas

168      (17) Christmas - Austria and Germany

169      Wolf & Co. N.Y. - "Hallowe'en Greetings"

170      (32) Brundage - Christmas, Children

171      (11) Advertising Cards - (1) African American

172      (20) Advertising Cards

173      (50) Clapsaddle - Christmas

174      (33) Frances Brundage - Happy New Year

175      (4) Tucks - Leatherette Valentines

176      (15) Advertising Cards           

177      (51) Clapsaddle - Christmas

178      (20) Advertising Cards           

179      Nellie Fox       

180      (28) Brundage - Thanksgiving

181      (25) Santa      

182      (9) Local Advertising  

183      Brundage - Halloween

184      (38) Clapsaddle - Valentines

185      (16) Arbuckles Coffee Advertising    

186      (20) Assorted Halloween Cards         

187      (43) Christmas - Including several Santas, lots of children

188      Album of Over 300 Cards - Including (90) Clapsaddle, St. Patrick's Day,  Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

189      Album of Over 225 Cards - Political, Lincoln, Washington, Independence  Day, and more

190      Album of 100+ Cards - All Valentines including (43) Tucks

191      Album of Approx. 70 Cards - Holidays, Valentine, Easter, Birthday, and  Thanksgiving

192      Album of Approx. 50 Cards - (35) Santas

193      Album of Over 125 Cards - Mostly Humor w/ Leap Year cards

194      Album of Over 100 Cards - New Years, (18) Clapsaddle Valentines, and  (58) Wolf

195      Album of Approx. (75) Cards - Washington, Birthday, St. Patrick - (59)  Clapsaddle

196      Album of Approx. (75) Cards - Religious (Prayer), Christmas - (11) Tucks

197      Album of (22) Tucks - New Years and Christmas

198      Album  of Approx. 175 Cards - Various Holidays

199      Album of Approx.  250 Cards - Various Holidays

200      Album of Approx. 100 Cards - All Valentines (Nice)

201      Album of Approx. 300 Cards - Various Holidays

202      Album of Approx. 100 Cards - New Year, Birthday, Religious, Advertising -  (60) Clapsaddle

203      Album of Approx. 150 Cards - All Christmas

204      Album of Approx. 150 Cards - All Birthday

205      Album of Approx. 250 Cards - All Valentines - Arranged by Number

206      (24) Cards - All Children including - "Black and White"  and "United We Stand"

207      (6) Cards - "The Copp Clark Co. LTD. Toronto - ""Egg Baby  Series"

208      (15) Cards - All with Songs

209      (18) Cards - Valentine, Thanksgiving, Anniversary




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