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La Porte County Antiques Show

March 16th, 2010 by

La Porte County Fair Grounds

La Porte, In

April 18, 2010   8am – 4pm

Prairie Farm Antique Promotion, LLC

“Remember When” – Antique and Collectible Show – Avi Convention Center Laughlin, NV

January 26th, 2010 by

February 26th-28th

Fri. 12-6pm, Sat. 9-5pm, Sun. 9-3pm

New Orleans Auction Galleries – Fine Art and Antiques Sale January 30-31

January 25th, 2010 by

Includes propertyfrom numerous southern estates and private collections, showcasing 18th and 19th century furniture, silver, jewelry, fine art and decorative objects. featured is the ethnograpic art and jewelry for the estate of Luba Glade of New Orleans, Louisiana. the auction contains over 1,000 lots and begins January 30 at 10:00 am

Rago Arts and Auction Center – Discovery Auction February 12th & 13th, 2010

January 25th, 2010 by

Preview February 5th – 11th  12:00 – 5:00pm

Auction includes pieces from Grueby, Staffordshire, Tiffany & Co., Gustav Stickley, Greta Jalk and many more.

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers – Fine Furniture and Decorative Arts Auction

January 21st, 2010 by

Auction Sunday January 24th & 25th  11:00am

Preview January 20th – 23rd

Chicago, Illinois

Bonhams – American Furniture and Decorative Arts Januray 27, 2010 New York

January 21st, 2010 by

iGavel – Ceramics & Works of Art from The Gardiner Museum & Other Owners

January 20th, 2010 by

Now through February 2nd, 2010

Live exhibition at iGavel Gallery  January 25th – 29th  10am – 5pm

New York, NY

Bonhams & Butterfields – SoMa Estate Auction

January 20th, 2010 by

SoMa Estate Auction – Interior Resolutions

Sunday January 24, 2010 

San Francisco

 

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Bonhams & Butterfields – Furniture and Decorative Arts from the Burton-Ching Collection Part III

January 20th, 2010 by

Sunday January 31, 2010

San Francisco

 

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From the hand of ‘The Grey Ghost’: Recently Discovered Col. John S. Mosby Civil War speech at Heritage Auctions Los Angeles

January 19th, 2010 by

heritage mosbyFeb. 12 Historical Manuscripts Auction presents handwritten letter from Civil War Colonel disbanding his legendary Rangers

LOS ANGELES – An emotional and pointed farewell given by controversial Civil War Colonel John S. Mosby, believed to be one of only two contemporary copies known to be written by him, will be auctioned off as part of Heritage Auctions Los Angeles Signature® Historical Manuscripts & Autographs Auction, Feb. 12. It is estimated at $70,000-$90,000.

The Virginia-born and bred Mosby, known as “The Grey Ghost” for his lightning quick partisan-style tactics against Union forces,  addresses his Partisan Rangers at the close of the Civil War after Lee’s surrender at Appomattox. Rather than subject his troops to the undue hardships they would face if they continued to fight, Mosby disbands the 43rd Virginia Cavalry, also known as “Mosby’s Rangers”:

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