Abraham Lincoln Funeral Photograph Album Realizes $27,025 Cowan's Dec. 9 American History Auction brought stellar prices for an Abraham Lincoln funeral photo album, a daguerreotype of Seneca Chief Governor Blacksnake, Indian photography, and several archives
documents, the archive from an Ohio family provides a glimpse into the lives of Americans during the late antebellum years, when the great national issues of sectionalism and slavery met with an unprecedented mobility.
Cowan’s is now accepting consignments for its June 2010 American History Auction.
About Cowan’s Auctions
Cowan’s is one of the nation’s leading auction houses specializing in four divisions: American History; American Indian and Western Art; Fine and Decorative Art; and Historic Firearms and Early Militaria. Cowan’s has long been helping individuals and institutions build important collections with sales that routinely set world records for rare offerings.