Elist 29- Antarctic, Photography, Civil War, Australia, New York City
97 items including a Map of Peking revised just after the Boxer Rebellion to illustrate the areas of occupation by the Eight Nation Alliance; Robert Scott ALS written in the Antarctic, possibly one of his last autographs; rare view of Singapore by George Edward Madeley, 1840; unrecorded sample book by Australian photographer & early filmmaker H. Walter Barnett; Charles Kean presentation programs for Royal performances at Windsor Castle 1849; photograph albumsof Gledswood an early Australian vineyard in NSW; South Asian/Indian people and trades ca. 1920; a US military man’s travels through the Philippines, Southeast Asia, Australia, NZ & Canada, 1926; a young man’s European tour visiting the 1900 Paris Exposition; Civil War tintype of a young boy in a Confederate great coat; WWII hand-made soldier’s album Netherlands East Indies, Visit to a Village. ALS from Ernest Shackleton, Edmund Fanning and an appeal from a Sing Sing Prisoner 1876. Books, photographs, autographed letters, ephemera, maps, prints.