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GOOD COPY OF “ROSTER OF OHIO SOLDIERS IN THE WAR WITH SPAIN 1898-1899”

GOOD COPY OF “ROSTER OF OHIO SOLDIERS IN THE WAR WITH SPAIN 1898-1899”

Hardcover bound in the original green covers with the title and state seal in gold on the spine. Exterior is good with light wear to cover and spine edges. Light rubbing. Volume meas. approx. 6.50 x… (1047-02). Learn More »

NICE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE US ARMY REGISTER FOR 1903

NICE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE US ARMY REGISTER FOR 1903

Very nice leather-bound copy of the 1903 listing of all Army officers including active duty and those still living who were retired. Volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.25 inches and runs approx. 543 pages… (1074-01). Learn More »

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. 1, ID’D TO PRIVATE ISAAC WALTERS, 20TH INDIANA INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. 1, ID’D TO PRIVATE ISAAC WALTERS, 20TH INDIANA INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

By Brig. Gen. Silas Casey, published by D. Van Nostrand & Co., New York, 1863.   Flyleaf owner inscription, in ink, “Isaac Walters/ Co. F 20th Ind.”  On front flyleaf. 279 pp., ills. In… (778-89). Learn More »

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG AND THE CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG AND THE CHRISTIAN COMMISSION

By Andrew B. Cross.  Baltimore, 1865. 32 pp. Wraps w/yellow covers. Exhibits slight very slight chipping at the margins. Else VG plus. Excellent  Gettysburg collectible. In protective sleeve,… (1054-2158). Learn More »

1864 COPY OF “LEAVES FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG”

1864 COPY OF “LEAVES FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF GETTYSBURG”

Hardcover book in blue cloth covers that are heavily stained and worn on the edges. Title is in worn gold on the spine. Full title is “LEAVES FROM THE BATTLE-FIELD OF GETTYSBURG. A SERIES OF LETTERS… (1054-2093). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG NOVEL WRITTEN BY THE WIFE OF GENERAL GEORGE E. PICKETT

GETTYSBURG NOVEL WRITTEN BY THE WIFE OF GENERAL GEORGE E. PICKETT

Hardcover volume is titled “THE BUGLES OF GETTYSBURG” by Lasalle Corbell Pickett published in Chicago in 1913. Volume meas. approx. 4.75 x 7.00 inches and runs 163 pages. Covers are gray with a… (1054-2101). Learn More »

$50.00
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1861 DATED SOLDIER'S HYMN BOOK

1861 DATED SOLDIER'S HYMN BOOK

Small pocket-sized book meas. approx. 3.50 inches x 5.00 inches. Full title reads “HYMNS, RELIGIOUS AND PATRIOTIC, FOR THE SOLDIER AND THE SAILOR” published by the American Tract Society. Booklet… (696-114). Learn More »

$45.00
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DESCRIPTIVE KEY TO THE PAINTING OF THE REPULSE OF LONGSTREET’S ASSAULT AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863

DESCRIPTIVE KEY TO THE PAINTING OF THE REPULSE OF LONGSTREET’S ASSAULT AT THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, JULY 3, 1863

Arranged by John B. Bachelder, this book is a key to a painting of “Pickett’s Charge” by James Walker. The volume was published by John B. Bachelder in New York in 1870. It meas. approx. 6.00 x… (1054-2157). Learn More »

$125.00
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1862 POCKET TESTAMENT ATTRIBUTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

1862 POCKET TESTAMENT ATTRIBUTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

Item is an 1862 pocket testament in good overall condition. Volume meas. approx. 3.00 x 4.75 inches and contains the New Testament only. Covers are wrapped in brown cloth that shows some light wear… (B6207). Learn More »

BLACKWOODS MAGAZINE FOR JULY THROUGH DECEMBER 1863 - GETTYSBURG ARTICLE

BLACKWOODS MAGAZINE FOR JULY THROUGH DECEMBER 1863 - GETTYSBURG ARTICLE

Nice hardbound volume meas. approx. 5.50 x 9.00 inches and runs 774 pages. Covers have leather spine and corners. Front and back boards are marbled with a striped appearance in alternate shades of… (1054-2154). Learn More »

$35.00
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THIRD VOLUME OF CAVALRY TACTICS ID’D TO 4th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY OFFICER

THIRD VOLUME OF CAVALRY TACTICS ID’D TO 4th PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY OFFICER

This is volume 3 only of “CAVALRY TACTICS” published by THE War Department in 1862. It meas. approx. 4.50 x 6.00 inches and runs 111 pages with 20 fold out diagrams of evolutions and 8 foldout… (696-115). Learn More »

$145.00
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1866 GETTYSBURG IMPRINT “THE HORSEMAN’S FRIEND”

1866 GETTYSBURG IMPRINT “THE HORSEMAN’S FRIEND”

  Small hardcover volume meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.50 inches. Covers are marbled with a cloth tape spine as published. This little volume covers diverse problems one can encounter in horse care. Full… (1054-1588). Learn More »

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

EX-LIBRARY COPY OF 1864 TITLE “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG”

Full title of this volume is “THE BURNING OF CHAMBERSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA. BY REV. B. SCHNECK., D.D., AN EYE-WITNESS AND A SUFFERER. WITH CORROBORATIVE STATEMENTS FROM THE REV. J. CLARK, HON. A. K.… (1054-1590). Learn More »

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY FROM THE EAGLE HOTEL, GETTYSBURG

1865 REPORT ON THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY FROM THE EAGLE HOTEL, GETTYSBURG

Volume is hardcover and meas. approx. 6.50 x 9.75 inches. Brown cloth covers are embossed with a spread-winged eagle surrounded by the title “SOLDIERS NATIONAL CEMETERY GETTTYSBURG.” Boards have… (195-196). Learn More »

$295.00
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1905 COPY OF SOUTHERN POEMS SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND CONFEDERATE VETERAN

1905 COPY OF SOUTHERN POEMS SIGNED BY AUTHOR AND CONFEDERATE VETERAN

Hardbound volume titled “A GALAXY OF SOUTHERN HEROES AND OTHER POEMS” by Orion T. Dozier, M.D. and published in Birmingham, Alabama in 1905. Book meas. approx. 5.25 x 7.25. Covers are red cloth… (1054-2150). Learn More »

1936 GERMAN MILITARY CIGARETTE BOOK

1936 GERMAN MILITARY CIGARETTE BOOK

These German cigarette books were collected by the German public before World War Two and in the early days of the war. Each album was profusely illustrated with photographs collected by the owner… (954-19). Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $155.00

TWO VOLUME 1861 TACTICS MANUAL

TWO VOLUME 1861 TACTICS MANUAL

Black hard covered manuals with plain covers. In gold on the spine is “U.S. INFANTRY & RIFLE TACTICS” (VOL. I and VOL. II respectively). The volumes each run approximately 230-250. The first… (809-65). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $180.00

SINGLE VOLUME 1863 TACTICS MANUAL

SINGLE VOLUME 1863 TACTICS MANUAL

Green hard covered manual with an embossed eagle on the both front and back covers. In gold on the spine is “(BY AUTHORITY OF THE WAR DEPARTMENT MAY 1863) U.S. INFANTRY & RIFLE TACTICS” The… (809-66). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $165.00

1862 BROWN’S ALAMANAC WITH CIVILIAN DIARY ENTRIES

1862 BROWN’S ALAMANAC WITH CIVILIAN DIARY ENTRIES

Almanacs contained a variety of information that could be useful for farmers, sailors, merchants and others: times of sunrise, sunset, tides, etc., and space for notes, money owed or lent, etc. They… (286-534). Learn More »

$55.00
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TWO VOLUME COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY”

TWO VOLUME COPY OF “HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY”

Two hardcover volumes measuring approx. 7.50 x 10.25 inches. Volume I runs 571 pages and Volume II runs 454 pages. Full title is “A HISTORY OF THE CUMBERLAND VALLEY IN PENNSYLVANIA” by Dr. George… (516-590). Learn More »


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IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO OHIO SHARPSHOOTER OFFICER

The blade on this item is in excellent condition. It is bright and clean with only light mottling. The drawn sword meas. approx. 36.50 inches long from point to pommel. It has a stopped fuller that meas. approx. 23.00 inches long and no narrow… (870-382). Learn More »

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