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ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

This large family Bible and images belonged to the writer of the well-known book, “Glencoe Diary: The War Time Journal of Elizabeth Curtis Wallace”, Norfolk County, Virginia. Elizabeth McIntosh… (B6099). Learn More »

CODE OF VIRGINIA, 1849, PART II

CODE OF VIRGINIA, 1849, PART II

Published by William F. Ritchie, Public Printer, Richmond, VA: 1849. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”. 898 pp. In full calf, 6.25 x 9.5”, with raised bands and black & red spine… (897-80). Learn More »

CODE OF VIRGINIA - 1860, 2ND EDITION

CODE OF VIRGINIA - 1860, 2ND EDITION

Published by Ritchie, Dunivant & Co., Richmond, VA: 1860. Owner signature, in ink, on upper front cover & front eps: “N.Goff Jr.”. 1022 pp., with errata. Front eps, owner bookplate:… (897-81). Learn More »

HISTORIC SOUTHERN MONUMENTS

HISTORIC SOUTHERN MONUMENTS

By Mrs. B. A.C. Emerson. Neal Publishing Company, New York: 1911. 466 pp., ills. In red glazed cloth, 6.25 x 9”,w/gilt cover and spine lettering. Exhibits very slight wear at the extremities, else… (897-57). Learn More »

AMERICAN INDIAN AS SLAVEHOLDER AND SECESSIONIST: AN OMITTE CHAPTER IN THE DIPLOMATIC HISTORY OF THE SOUTHERN CONFEDERACY

AMERICAN INDIAN AS SLAVEHOLDER AND SECESSIONIST: AN OMITTE CHAPTER IN THE DIPLOMATIC HISTORY OF THE SOUTHERN CONFEDERACY

By Annie Heloise Abel. The Arthur H. Clark Company, Cleveland: 1915. 394 pp., map, ills. In red glazed cloth, 6.5 x 9.75”, gilt spine lettering. Exhibit slight wear at the extremities w/ light … (897-53). Learn More »

$95.00
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LOYALTY ON THE FRONTIER, OR, SKETCHES OF UNION MEN OF THE SOUTH-WEST… (1ST ARKANSAS CAVALRY, US)

LOYALTY ON THE FRONTIER, OR, SKETCHES OF UNION MEN OF THE SOUTH-WEST… (1ST ARKANSAS CAVALRY, US)

By A.W. Bishop, Lieut. Col. First Arkansas Cavalry Volunteers. Published by R.P. Studley, St. Louis: 1863. Presentation inscription, front eps: “Compliments of Albert Pearson/ Capt 1st Ark Co. E/… (897-75). Learn More »

THE STORY OF THE 116TH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

THE STORY OF THE 116TH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

By Brevet Major General St. Clair A. Mulholland. Published by F. McManus, Jr. & Co., Philadelphia: 1899. Front eps, owner bookplate, “R.A. Weaver”.  Handsomely rebound with new eps.  422… (897-70). Learn More »

ARMY BLUE: THE UNIFORM OF UNCLE SAM’S REGULARS, 1848-1873

ARMY BLUE: THE UNIFORM OF UNCLE SAM’S REGULARS, 1848-1873

By John P. Langellier. Published by Schiffer Military History, Atglen, PA: 1998. 352 pp., ills., dj. In beige glazed cloth ,12.5 9.25”, w/black cover and spine lettering, w/marbled eps. In fine… (344-1982). Learn More »

$50.00
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GETTYSBURG ARMY OF THE POTOMAC REUNION BOOK, 1888

GETTYSBURG ARMY OF THE POTOMAC REUNION BOOK, 1888

Paperback book is titled, “SOCIETY OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, NINETEENTH ANNUAL REUNION, HELD AT GETTYSBURG, PA. JULY 1ST, 2ND, 7 3RD, 1888. REPORT OF PROCEEDINGS.”. Decorative border surrounds… (635-181). Learn More »

$75.00
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1865 COPY OF THE STORY OF THE GREAT MARCH

1865 COPY OF THE STORY OF THE GREAT MARCH

Green cloth covered hardbound volume in good readable condition. Full title is “THE STORY OF THE GREAT MARCH FROM THE DIARY OF A STAFF OFFICER” by Brevet Major George Ward Nichols, Aid-De-Camp to… (344-2415). Learn More »

$60.00
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VOLUME ON THE SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

VOLUME ON THE SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI

Blue cloth bound hardcover meas. approx. 6.25 x 9.25 inches and runs approx. 120 pages. The full title is “SWORD AND FIREARM COLLECTION OF THE SOCIETY OF THE CINCINNATI IN THE ANDERSON HOUSE MUSEUM… (128-1098). Learn More »

ORIGINAL COPY OF SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1917 INSTRUCTION BOOKLET

ORIGINAL COPY OF SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1917 INSTRUCTION BOOKLET

This volume was printed by the Government Printing Office in 1917. The full title is “DESCRIPTION AND RULES FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THE UNITED STATES RIFLE CALIBER .30, MODEL 1917.” Covers are a… (128-1088). Learn More »

$50.00
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UPTON’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID’D TO WEST GREENWICH CADETS [RHODE ISLAND]

UPTON’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID’D TO WEST GREENWICH CADETS [RHODE ISLAND]

Blue cloth covered hardbound book that meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.75 inches and runs 392 pages. Full title is “A NEW SYSTEM OF INFANTRY TACTICS DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK ADAPTED TO AMERICAN TOPOGRAPHY AND… (128-1078). Learn More »

RICHMOND PRISONS 1861-62, COMPILED FROM ORIGINAL RECORDS KEPT BY THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

RICHMOND PRISONS 1861-62, COMPILED FROM ORIGINAL RECORDS KEPT BY THE CONFEDERATE GOVERNMENT

Journals Kept By Union Prisoners, Together with the name, rank, company regiment and state of the four thousand who were confined there. By William H. Jeffrey. Published by the St. Johnsbury… (897-49). Learn More »

SABRE STROKES OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DRAGOONS IN THE WAR OF 1861-1865 (7TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY)

SABRE STROKES OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DRAGOONS IN THE WAR OF 1861-1865 (7TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER CAVALRY)

By T.F. Dornblaser. Published by the Lutheran Publication Society, Philadelphia: 1884. Front eps, owner book-stamp: “R. A. Weaver”, also [in pencil] “W.D. Alexander/ Topeka/ Kansas”. 264 pp.,… (897-40). Learn More »

$100.00
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BIBLE OWNED BY CADET R.G. WITHERS, V.M.I., 1878

BIBLE OWNED BY CADET R.G. WITHERS, V.M.I., 1878

Brown leather covered Bible is embossed with a decorative design and gold lettering that reads, “CADET R.G. WITHERS, V.M.I., JULY 4TH 1878”. First page of Bible is inscribed in period ink,… (846-75). Learn More »

REMINISCENCES OF TWO YEARS IN THE U.S. NAVY

REMINISCENCES OF TWO YEARS IN THE U.S. NAVY

By John M. Batten, B.E., M.D.. Late Acting Assistant Surgeon, United States Navy. Published by the Author, Inquirer Printing and Publishing Co., 1881. Blue glazed blind-stamped cloth, 7.5 x 5.25”,… (897-46). Learn More »

$60.00
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LIBBY LIFE: EXPERIENCES OF A PRISONER OF WAR IN RICHMOND, VA., 1863-64

LIBBY LIFE: EXPERIENCES OF A PRISONER OF WAR IN RICHMOND, VA., 1863-64

By Lieutenant Colonel F.F. Cavada—[an officer of the 114th PA Infy, captured at Gettysburg, July 2nd1863] Published by King & Baird, Philadelphia: 1864. Front eps presentation, in ink: “R. D.… (897-50). Learn More »

$90.00
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ANNALS OF THE LYNCHBURG HOME GUARD (CO. G, 11TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY)

ANNALS OF THE LYNCHBURG HOME GUARD (CO. G, 11TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY)

By Charles M. Blackford Jr. Published by the Company. John W. Rohr,  Lynchburg, VA: 1891.  Ex-Lib stamp—“Virginia Room/Jones Memorial Library/ Lynchburg, Virginia”—appears in rear endpapers.… (897-43). Learn More »

THIRD REUNION, SOCIETY OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND, DECEMBER, 1869

THIRD REUNION, SOCIETY OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND, DECEMBER, 1869

Held at Indianapolis. Published by Ohio Valley Press, Cincinnati, OH: 1870. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”. 189 pp., ills. In green glazed cloth, 6.25 x9.25”, gilt cover & spine… (897-68). Learn More »


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9TH NEW YORK ZOUAVE FEZ IN EXCELLENT, HIGH QUALITY CONDITION

Fez is constructed out of one piece of red felt and meas. approx. 6.50 inches high x 6.50 inches wide across the bottom. The bottom of the fez is folded back on itself for 3.50 inches. The body of the fez is in excellent condition and the orange /… (33-139). Learn More »

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