Archive Encompassing the Golden Age of the Great Ocean Liners.
Various: Various, nd [circa 1880-1930]. The history of ocean liners is the history of western prosperity, the lure of emigration and the race for technology to catch up with both. The roots of passenger liners are based in 1818, when the Black Ball shipping line of New York started offering... Item #9174
unkn. nd [circa 1970s]. Unique. Original Wraps. A very thorough and engaging collection of imagery and text involved, as the name implies, around the area of the BDSM scene from a Domme female/submissive male perspective. Neatly tape mounted images on lined white paper, the color and b/w images range from... Item #8389
Loose sheets. 61 various grave rubbings from early New England graveyards collected by one man between 1968-1980. Some rumpling around edges, pencil notations, else clean. Various sizes, blue and black rubbings. Item #8708
1946-2014. Collection of Sherlock Holmes enthusiast related and miscellaneous “Sherlockiana” materials, 1946-2014. The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia website describes “Sherlockiana” as: People interested in Sherlock Holmes and who enjoy sharing their interest with others are baptized sherlockians or holmesians. Their purpose is to keep green the memory of the detective... Item #9358
Boston Brahmin Album of Correspondence and Social Invitations.
Boston, MA: c. 1900-1915. Unique. Original Wraps. Eleanor Whitney Allen, daughter of Thomas and Eleanor Goddard (Whitney) Allen, as born in Econen, France on April 18, 1882. Sadly due to the complications of child birth, her mother passed away about a month after her birth. Whitney Allen came from a.... Item #6695
Collection of Manuscripts and Photographs [Trieste, Italy].
Trieste, Italy: c. 1926-1931. Original mss and/or first printings. A unique aggregation of primary and secondary sources documenting Italian architecture, geography, and cultural life during the pre-World War II occupation, specifically in the area of Trieste, Italy. Condition varies by material type, manuscripts are in exceptional and legible condition with... Item #9076
SST Records Collection [inclusive dates c. 1979-1996].
Los Angeles, CA: SST, Various (1979-1996). SST Records is one of the most pivotal and seminal self-starter record ventures in the history of hardcore punk music. SST was originally started in 1966 by Greg Ginn (Black Flag), as an outlet to distribute his records under the punk rock group Panic... Item #8981
Collection of David LaChapelle proofs and contact sheets.
New York: self, 1990-09. Unique. Loose Sheets. Includes: 2 The Beautiful & the Bizarre exhibition cards; one email hardcopy (Armando Daniel to Sharon Gault, 1999); 28 color contact sheets and/or proofs; 27 b/w contact sheets and/or proofs. Bright and clean, Photographic prints. Color and b/w. Item #8902
Alfred C. Needham: Strictly Private [Holographic Journal].
Personal Journal, 1890s. Hardcover. Alfred Carter Needham was a well known Cape Ann, MA area artist and Yale graduate. Needham was a member of the Copley Society; Rockport Art Assoc.; Gloucester North Shore A.A. He exhibited at the PAFA. Born in 1872, this journal appears to cover his college years... Item #5300
Ondine, Susan ["The Cat-Fight Queen" (pseudonym)].
[Manuscript: Cat-Fighting Transvestites]. Collection of 22 unpublished short stories (typescripts), including "I Fight Female," "My Maiden Girl Fight," "The Tress Tugger" [Cat-Fights / She-Fights].
[Sydney]: Susan Ondine, nd [circa 2005]. Original Printing. Original Sheets. Highly curious collection of manuscripts, being 22 unpublished Cross-Dressing Catfight fetish stories written by one "Susan Ondine, the Catfight Queen," a pseudonym for an unidentified Australian (?) transvestite male. We have uncovered instances of Susan Ondine's participation in, and contributions... Item #8968
American National Party “The White Man’s Working Party” [Group of eight leaves, including a cover letter signed by John Patler, assassin of Neo-Nazi leader George Lincoln Rockwell].
New York: American National Party, 1961-1962. Unique/First Printing. Loose Sheets. Small collection of materials from the short-lived white supremacist group, American National Party headed by party leader John Patler and later assassin of Neo-Nazi George Lincoln Rockwell, commander of the American Nazi Party [1958-1967]. The collection of material includes six... Item #9018
New York: Visionaire, 1991-2016. Limited Edition(s). 57 of 65 works (plus two duplicates and two in both states). See related list for specifics and images. Missing 1, 4, 11, 13, 20, 49, 57, 59, most of which could be relatively easily secured. There are also a handful of issues that... Item #9347