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1864 DATED DEVOTIONAL HYMN AND TUNE BOOK

1864 DATED DEVOTIONAL HYMN AND TUNE BOOK

Hardbound volume covered in green cloth meas. approx. 5.00 x 6.50 inches. Covers are worn at corners and bottom of spine. They also have light surface dirt from age and storage. Inside front cover has… (668-52). Learn More »

JOURNAL OF THE U.S. CAVALRY ASSOCIATION. Vol. VI, March, 1893—No. 20

JOURNAL OF THE U.S. CAVALRY ASSOCIATION. Vol. VI, March, 1893—No. 20

Published by the United States Cavalry Association, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1893. 447 pp., maps, diagrams. Half-leather & black glazed cloth w/raised bands and gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (B5084). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN BOOKLET - GRAND ARMY HALL AND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS, FEB. 12, 1916

ABRAHAM LINCOLN BOOKLET - GRAND ARMY HALL AND MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION OF ILLINOIS, FEB. 12, 1916

Blue, soft covered book contains the addresses by Harry Pratt Judson, President of the University of Chicago and Mrs. Jessie Palmer Weber, Secretary of the Illinois State Historical Society for the… (L15365). Learn More »

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK AND HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

DANNER’S POCKET GUIDE BOOK AND HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

Sixth edition, published by J.A. Danner, 28 Baltimore St. in Gettysburg. Dated 1892. Contains a 2 page map, brief history of the battle and several local advertisements. Covers and pages have all… (B5668). Learn More »

EXCELLENT 2 VOLUME REPRINT OF “HISTORY OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND”

EXCELLENT 2 VOLUME REPRINT OF “HISTORY OF THE ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND”

Set is in like new condition. It is a 1988 reprint of the 1875 original by Thomas B. Van Horne who served as Chaplain of the 13th Ohio and post chaplain at Chattanooga. This Broadfoot reprint has a… (173-3979). Learn More »

BUTTERNUT PRESS REPRINT OF “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN”

BUTTERNUT PRESS REPRINT OF “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN”

Very nice, like new condition 1986 reprint of the 1958 title “RED RIVER CAMPAIGN: POLITICS & COTTON IN THE CIVIL WAR” by Ludwell H. Johnson. Hardcover book is nicely bound in blue cloth with… (173-3836). Learn More »

VERMONT REPORT OF QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1866 PLUS VERMONT MILITIA LAW, 1862

VERMONT REPORT OF QUARTERMASTER GENERAL, 1862, 1863, 1864, 1866 PLUS VERMONT MILITIA LAW, 1862

Four booklets, of varying pagination, all published by the Freeman Steam Printing Establishment, Montpelier, VT. All measure 5.25 x 8.75”, and excepting the olive covered 1866 booklet, all have… (B4659). Learn More »

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

OFFICIAL RECORDS OF THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE ARMIES IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

We have acquired sets of the Official Records which we have broken up and are selling individually for $10 per volume, excluding the Gettysburg and Antietam volumes.  If you are looking for a… (344-2036). Learn More »

RECENT CAMPAIGNS IN VIRGINIA AND MARYLAND

RECENT CAMPAIGNS IN VIRGINIA AND MARYLAND

By Capt. C.C. Chesney, R.E. Published by Smith , Elder & Co., London: 1863. Rebound. Front eps, two owner stamps, in including “R.A. Weaver”. 230 pp, fldg. Maps. In gray glazed cloth, 8 x… (897-191). Learn More »

SEVEN DECADES OF THE UNION

SEVEN DECADES OF THE UNION

By Henry A. Wise. Published by J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, PA: 1872. Front eps, owner stamp: “R.A. Weaver”. 320 pp. In burgundy, blind-stamped glazed cloth, 8.5 x 5.75”, w/gilt spine… (897-94). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

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 »

LIFE WITH THE 49TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS

LIFE WITH THE 49TH MASSACHUSETTS VOLUNTEERS

By Henry T. Johns. Published for Author, Pittsfield, Mass: 1864. 391 pp., ills. In green blind-stamped buckram, 7.5 x 5.25”, w/gilt ills. Cover and spine lettering. Exhibits moderate wear at the… (344-2684). Learn More »

REPORT OF THE RECRUITING COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY THE ENROLLED OF WATERTOWN, MASS.

REPORT OF THE RECRUITING COMMITTEE APPOINTED BY THE ENROLLED OF WATERTOWN, MASS.

To fill the Quota of the Town, under the call of the president, July, 1864, for five hundred thousand men.  Published  by the Press of Geo. C. Rand & Avery, Boston, 1864. 22 pp. Beige wraps,… (804-526). Learn More »

BATTLES AND BIOGRAPHIES OF MISSOURIANS/ OR THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD OF OUR STATE

BATTLES AND BIOGRAPHIES OF MISSOURIANS/ OR THE CIVIL WAR PERIOD OF OUR STATE

By W. L. Webb. Kansas City, Mo. Hudson-Kimberly Pub. Co. 1900. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”.  404 pp., ills. In brown glazed cloth, 8 x 6”, with gilt spine lettering. Exhibits… (897-51). Learn More »

BELLE OF THE FIFTIES, MEMOIRS OF MRS. CLAY [VIRGINIA CLAY CLOPTON] OF ALABAMA

BELLE OF THE FIFTIES, MEMOIRS OF MRS. CLAY [VIRGINIA CLAY CLOPTON] OF ALABAMA

Put into narrative form by Ada Sterling. Published by Doubleday, Page & Company, New York: 1905. Ex-library. Front eps, owner book plate. 388 pp., ills., plates. In black leather, 8.75 x 6”,… (897-12B). Learn More »

THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND ITS PRO-SLAVERY COMPROMISES, OR, Extracts from the Madison Papers…

THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION AND ITS PRO-SLAVERY COMPROMISES, OR, Extracts from the Madison Papers…

Selected by Wendell Phillips. Published by the American Anti-Slavery Society, New York: 1856. Front eps, owner bookplate: “R.A. Weaver”.  208 pp. Brown blind stamped  glazed cloth,  7.875 x… (897-13A). Learn More »

1889 VOLUME FROM THE LIBRARY OF GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS

1889 VOLUME FROM THE LIBRARY OF GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS

This is an 1889 copy of “DIGEST AND MANUAL OF THE RULES AND PRACTICE OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.” Volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 8.00 inches and runs approx. 596 pages. Volume is hardcover with… (453-41). Learn More »

1871 PUBLISHED LETTERS OF 13TH & 39TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER & HIS BROTHER

1871 PUBLISHED LETTERS OF 13TH & 39TH MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER & HIS BROTHER

Book is ex-library and hardcover with faded maroon cloth covers. Stamped in gold on the front cover is “LETTERS FROM WO BROTHERS.” Title has a small Maltese cross above and below. Volume meas.… (B5868). Learn More »


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VERY RARE SMITH & WESSON MODEL 320 REVOLVING RIFLE WITH AN ORIGINAL DETACHABLE SHOULDER STOCK

The Smith & Wesson Model 320 manufactured between 1879 and 1887. Serial numbered to 977. This one is serial numbered “768” stamped on underside of the backstrap. This model was based heavily on the design of the SW New Model #3 Pistol. This… (31-1597). Learn More »

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