Auction House Details

Heritage Auctions

Auction House Name Heritage Auctions
Site URL http://www.HA.com/Books/?type=americanaexchange-C1A4-042010
About Us Heritage Auctions is the world's largest collectibles auctioneer. Our 700,000+ bidder-members are a testament to our reputation for professional business practices and unprecedented knowledge in the field of collectibles. Our mission is to provide the Internet's most indispensable trading platform and source of information for serious collectors, investors, and dealers.Heritage, established in 1976, offers a wide ranging selection of Rare Books & Manuscripts, Fine and Rare Wine, US & World Coins, Currency, Fine & Decorative Art, Western Art, Illustration Art, Comics & Comic Art, Movie Posters, Entertainment Memorabilia, Jewelry & Timepieces, Sports Collectibles, Historical & Political Memorabilia, American Indian Art, Air & Space Memorabilia, Militaria Memorabilia - Arms and Civil War, Vintage & Contemporary Photography, Natural History Specimens and more.
Who do I contact if I have questions? Tom Slater - Director of Americana Auctions; Sandra Palomino - Director, Historical Manuscripts; James Gannon - Director of Rare Books; Joe Fay - Manager of Rare Books; Dennis Lowe - Director, Civil War
City Chicago
State Illinois
Country United States
Zipcode 60654
Contact Number 800-872-6467
Buyer's Fee Buyer's Premiums between 15% and 25%, depending on category: Posters, comics = 20%, books 25%
Consigner's Fee

AUCTION LIST


  • <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Abraham Lincoln, <i>Emancipation Proclamation by the President of the United States,</i> pamphlet, 1862. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the distinguished Ruby-Jackson family, Portland, Maine, 1853-1961. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Family papers of the Confederate Vice President Alexander Stephens & the persons who served him, 1866-1907. $25,000 to $35,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Autograph book with inscriptions by orators Moses Roper & Peter Williams, 1821-54. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Archive of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Romare Bearden, 1949-87. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br>E. Simms Campbell, <i>A Night-Club Map of Harlem,</i> in inaugural issue of Manhattan, 1933. $10,000 to $15,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Papers of the comedian Nipsey Russell, including a letter from MLK, 1929-2000. $6,000 to $9,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Early German-American anti-slavery broadside, <i>Sclaven-Handel,</i> Philadelphia, 1794. $12,000 to $18,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Edmonia Lewis, prominent sculptor, carte-de-visite by Henry Rocher, c. 1866-71. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b><br><i>The Black Panther: Black Community News Service,</i> 44 issues, San Francisco, 1967-1971. $3,000 to $4,000.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> Ernest Withers, <i>I Am A Man, Sanitation Workers Strike,</i> silver print, 1968. $5,000 to $7,500.
    <b>Swann Auction Galleries:</b> <i>March For Freedom Now!,</i> poster for the 1960 Republican Convention. $4,000 to $6,000.