Americana

September 29, 2022
New Haven, CT — The William Reese Company, the world’s leading antiquarian bookseller of printed and manuscript Americana, is pleased to announce
September 23, 2022
Philadelphia — Freeman’s September 21 Books and Manuscripts auction inaugurated Freeman’s fall auction season with the remarkable $277,200 sa
June 16, 2022
In 1936, Carolyn Wells published
April 19, 2022
Aviator Charles Lindbergh employed a ghostwriter for his quickie 1927 autobiography,
April 6, 2022
Crossing the auction block in New York tomorrow is this incredibly neat piece of library ephemera: a ca.
March 29, 2022
Philadelphia — A searing rebuke of slavery and a soaring defense of human equality, a 1774 newspaper printing of a letter written by African American poet Phillis Wheatley is now in the permanent c
February 21, 2022
Philadelphia — Freeman’s inaugural auction of its 2022 season, Books and Manuscripts, was led by the sale of a remarkable Land Ordinance of 1785, whic
February 11, 2022
Philadelphia — Timothy Cesar. Cuff Liberty. Jabez Pottage. Jonas Sunsaman.
November 22, 2021
Cincinnati, OH – A renowned Civil War collection, singular historical memorabilia, photographs and manuscripts drove strong prices across two days of American Historical Ephemera and Photography at
November 19, 2021
New York — Yesterday in a much-anticipated, live auction at Sotheby’s New York, an extremely rare copy of the First Printing of the Final Text of the United States Constitution sold for $43.2 milli