Americana

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
November 18, 2021
Cincinnati, OH – On November 15, Hindman Auctions sold one of the earliest photographic portraits taken in America as part of a collection of photographs that realized an impressive $300,000.
November 12, 2021
Coming up at Sotheby’s later this month is a three-part sale from the Dorothy Tapper Goldman collection of constitutions and related historical documents, including one of just thirteen copies of t
November 10, 2021
For unclear reasons presumably related to marketing, a company called Lawn Love just released a list of the ‘Best Cities for Book Lo