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Political Memorabilia including the Daniel Schofield Collection

February 16, 2018

Lot #105
DepartmentPolitical Songbooks
Sold For$700.00(hammer price)
 $840.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedFebruary 26, 2018

Description

RARE SONG SHEET BATTLE OF STONINGTON, AND THE BANKS OF OHIO." Circa 1812
"Sold wholesale and retail by J.G. Hunt, at Song Depot and Book stand, South side City Wharf." Title surrounds battle scene captioned "'In which the reverend doctor said That they must fight for Stonington". Pertains to the British attack on Stonington in 1814, during the War of 1812. Geometric borders surround two columns of text. 10" x 7.75"."

Condition

Toned. Blue and black ink and other marks, in addition to some other more insignificant soiling. Creased along horizontal and vertical fold lines, with some minor tearing and loss.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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