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Sale 82: United States Advertising Covers

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Balances & Collections - Colleges & School to Furniture

Lots 3537-3546 Lots 3547-3556 Lots 3557-3561

Lot 3537    

(Colleges & Schools) Advertising Cover Collection, collection of approximately 330 covers plus some letters and catalogs, etc., includes illustrated ads, colors, cameos, includes Alabama Central Female College, Bordentown Female College, College of the Sisters of Bethany, Centenary Collegiate Institute, College of the Sisters of Bethany, Doane College (NE), Davis School (NC), Davidson College (NC), Emory & Henry College (VA) cameo, Eastman National Business College, Episcopal Academy of Connecticut, Fort Edwards Academy, University of GA cameo and another illustrated design, Gordon Institute (GA), Hillsdale College (MI) cover and letterhead, Howard College (AL), Hudson River Institute (NY), Hocker Female College (KY), Indiana Asbury University (IN), Jamesburg Institute (NJ), Kentucky Military Institute, University at Lewisburg (PA) cameo, Mercer University (GA) red and blue fancy cameos, Montgomery Female College (VA), Maine Wesleyan Seminary (ME), University of Virginia (VA) shaded ads in two colors, Oneida Seminary (NY), Pennsylvania Military Academy (PA) shaded ad, Page Literary Society (PA), Rye Female Seminary (NY) with illustration. letterhead, Roanoke College (VA), Riverview Academy (NY), Male Department (AL) fancy cameo and matching letterhead, Spartanburg Female College (SC) cameo, Southern Female College (GA), Virginia Military Academy, Wesleyan Female College (NC) blue and red cameos, etc.; condition is mixed, F.-V.F., worth careful viewing.
Estimate    $3,000 - 4,000.

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Realized: $4,000

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Lot 3538    

(Colleges & Schools) Illinois Schools and Colleges Advertising Covers, collection of 11 covers including some illustrated, noted include Monmouth College, Polo Preparatory School, Lombard University, University of Chicago, Naperville Mail and Female Academy, State Normal University, Mendota College, etc.; few ex-Knapp; mixed condition, Fine.
Estimate    $150 - 200.

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Realized: $200

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Lot 3539    

(Colleges & Schools) Massachusetts Schools and Colleges Advertising Covers, collection of 16 covers including some illustrated, noted include Phillips Academy, Townsend Female Seminary, Wesleyan Academy, Williston Seminary, Topsfield Academy, Oread Collegiate Institute, etc.; mixed condition, Fine.
Estimate    $150 - 200.

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Realized: $220

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Lot 3540    

(Colleges & Schools) New Jersey Colleges & Schools, 1850s-1880s, group of 16 including some illustrated, schools include Bordentown Female College, Centenary Collegiate Institute, Opheleton Seminary, Philomathean Society, Evergreen Hall Female Seminary, Mount Retirement Seminary, Pennington Mail Seminary and Female College, Union Academy.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

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Realized: $200

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Lot 3541    

(Colleges & Schools) New York Schools and Colleges Advertising Covers, old-time collection of over 55 covers including some illustrated and cameos, better include Cooperstown Seminary and Female Collegiate Institute, Cortland Academy with #73 black jack, Clinton Liberal Institute, Home for the Huson River Institute (two designs), Fort Edward Institute (three designs), Cherry Valley Female Academy, Lowville Academy, Madison University flap cameo, Mexico Academy, New York Juvenile Asylum cameo, etc., some purchased from Knapp sale; mixed condition, Fine.
Estimate    $400 - 600.

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Realized: $1,050

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Lot 3542    

(Colleges & Schools) Ohio Schools and Colleges Advertising Covers, collection of 15 covers including some cameos and illustrated, noted include Wittenberg College, Xenia Female College, Vermillion Institute, Savannah Mail and Female Academy, Willoughby College Institute, American Medical College, Granville Female Academy cameo, etc.; few ex-Knapp; mixed condition, Fine.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

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Realized: $260

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Lot 3543    

(Colleges & Schools) Philadelphia Colleges & Schools Advertising Covers, group of over 50 covers with all-different schools including The University of Free Medicine and Popular Knowledge of Philadelphia in blue and black with #11 frankings, Pennsylvania Military Academy with three different shaded ads and a later gold leaf version, State Normal School at Millersville, Swatara Institute, The West Springfield Academy, Wickersham Academy, etc., many rare ads including a few purchased at the Knapp sale; mixed condition.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

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Realized: $950

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Lot 3544    

(Colleges & Schools) Schools and Colleges Advertising Covers, old-time collection of over 65 covers including some illustrated, all-over shaded and cameos, better noted include Eclectic Medical College, Northwestern State Normal School, Ypsilanti Union Seminary, Albion Female College, Freehold Young Ladies's Seminary (two types), Edgehill School, Davenport Young Ladies Seminary, Laurel Academy, The Lancaster County Normal Institute, Moravian Boarding School at Nazareth Hall red cameo, Moravian Seminary for Young Ladies, etc., some purchased from Knapp sale; mixed condition, Fine.
Estimate    $750 - 1,000.

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Realized: $2,000

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Lot 3545    

(Colleges & Schools) Southern Colleges & Schools Advertising Covers, collection of 38 covers including some cameos and illustrated, states comprise Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North and South Carolina, and Tennessee, noted Wesleyan Female College (Macon Ga.), Bethel Colleg (Russellville Ky.), Madison Female College (Madison Ga. and Richmond Ky.), Mt. Lebanon University (Mount Lebanon La.), etc.; few ex-Knapp; mixed condition, F.-V.F.
Estimate    $300 - 400.

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Realized: $1,600

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Lot 3546    

(Colleges & Schools) Vermont Colleges & Schools, 1850s-1880s, group of 14 with some illustrated, includes Medical College (Burlington), New Hampton Institution (Fairfax) with three different types, Newbury Seminary and Female Collegiate Institute, Chelsea Academy, No. Bennington Academy, Ripley Female College (Poultney), Newton Academy, Leland Seminary, etc.; mixed condition.
Estimate    $200 - 300.

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Realized: $325

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