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PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

Dated January 24, 1865, Huntsville, AL. Pre-printed form/ “To all who shall see these presents, greeting:” This certificate promotes George W. Thompson to the rank of corporal in Co. “K”, 21st… (998-470). Learn More »

STATE OF ILLINOIS OFFICER COMMISSION - 1ST LIEUTENANT JOHN H. MILLER, 116TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS”

STATE OF ILLINOIS OFFICER COMMISSION - 1ST LIEUTENANT JOHN H. MILLER, 116TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS”

Dated August 17, 1864. Pre-printed form, “To All To Whom These Presents Shall Come,” etc. Measuring 14.75” x 9.5”, w/black trimmed borders, signed by Secretary of State O.M. Hatch and Allen C… (998-469). Learn More »

STATE OF MAINE SERVICE DOCUMENT FOR GETTYSBURG CASUALTY AND LATER ESCAPED POW

STATE OF MAINE SERVICE DOCUMENT FOR GETTYSBURG CASUALTY AND LATER ESCAPED POW

Document is preprinted and filled in with ink for Lieutenant Charles O. Hunt of the 5th Maine Battery. Document is decorated with four medallions, one at top, one on each side and one at bottom. The… (915-02). Learn More »

NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST BUST BY RON TUNISON

NATHAN BEDFORD FORREST BUST BY RON TUNISON

Cold cast bronze statue of Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest is from the series of twelve busts by Ron Tunison titled, “The Men they Followed”, which commemorated the leaders of the Civil… (1001-10). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE OFFICIAL RECEIPT FOR SLAVE LABOR ON THE FORTIFICATIONS OF LYNCHBURG, VA, 1863

CONFEDERATE OFFICIAL RECEIPT FOR SLAVE LABOR ON THE FORTIFICATIONS OF LYNCHBURG, VA, 1863

Pre-printed form on crude CS paper originally for Richmond. Measures 5.5” x 4”. “Received of William H. Preas Shff the following slave viz: John sent from Bedford County, VA by A.L. Noelt for… (1000-1433). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE OFFICIAL RECEIPT FOR SLAVE LABOR ON THE FORTIFICATIONS OF LYNCHBURG, VA, 1863

CONFEDERATE OFFICIAL RECEIPT FOR SLAVE LABOR ON THE FORTIFICATIONS OF LYNCHBURG, VA, 1863

Pre-printed form on crude CS paper originally for Richmond. Measures 5.5” x 3.75”. Dated October 1, 1863. “Received of Wm. H. Preas Shff the following slaves, viz.: Varner sent from Bedford… (1000-1434). Learn More »

PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER- PRIVATEER’S PET

PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER- PRIVATEER’S PET

Letter cover shows a colorful image of a Confederate First National Flag with a star in the center. Lettering reads, “PRIVATEER’S PET” in red ink. This is in reference to the Confederate… (998-670). Learn More »

$25.00
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PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER – LADY LIBERTY

PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER – LADY LIBERTY

Letter cover shows a colorful image of Lady Liberty holding the staff of a U.S. flag with shield, eagle and laurel leaves by her. She is overlooking smoke from a battle while holding a sign that… (998-667). Learn More »

$25.00
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PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER- TELEGRAPH

PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER- TELEGRAPH

Letter cover is made from yellow paper with a printed image of a telegraph office. Lettering reads, “SECOND EDITION / IMPORTANT NEWS / ANOTHER GREAT BATTLE EXPECTED SOON / STORMING OF MANASSES GAP!… (998-666). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FORM – REQUISITION FOR CORN SIGNED THE DAY BEFORE THE SURRENDER AT APPOMATTOX

CONFEDERATE FORM – REQUISITION FOR CORN SIGNED THE DAY BEFORE THE SURRENDER AT APPOMATTOX

Requisition for 194 bushels of corn dated April 8, 1865. Pre-printed from No. 12 on crude brown CS paper. Meas. 8 1/2” x 11” with folds. Signed by Robert F. Langdon, 1st North Carolina Infantry,… (1000-1431). Learn More »

PRE-PRINTED FORM NO. 27 FOR TRANSFER OF QUARTERMASTER STORES, FORT HERMAN, KY

PRE-PRINTED FORM NO. 27 FOR TRANSFER OF QUARTERMASTER STORES, FORT HERMAN, KY

Dated June 1, 1863.  Nicely filled out for lots of equipment w/condition of each noted. Meas. 10” x 16”. Signed by Lt. B.F. Marshall R.Q.M. 111th Illinois Infantry. Folds, otherwise… (L15508). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, JUNE 1, 1861 - GEN. BEN BUTLER / CONFEDERATE CABINET

HARPER’S WEEKLY, JUNE 1, 1861 - GEN. BEN BUTLER / CONFEDERATE CABINET

New York, June 1, 1861—Vol. V/ No. 231. 16 pp. (337-352), 16 x 11”, 4 columns w/numerous illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story and portrait of Gen. Ben Butler, the Massachusetts… (337-291). Learn More »

$75.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, JUNE 11, 1864 – GRANT’S ’64 OVERLAND CAMPAIGN/ LINCOLN AND HIS SECRETARIES

HARPER’S WEEKLY, JUNE 11, 1864 – GRANT’S ’64 OVERLAND CAMPAIGN/ LINCOLN AND HIS SECRETARIES

New York, June 11, 1864—Vol. VIII, No. 339. 16pp, 16.5 x 11”, w/illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait illustrations of Generals G.K. Warren and Horatio Wright, commanders of… (337-292). Learn More »

PATRIOTIC COVER – “DE FOWLER CAUGHT IN HIS OWN SNARE”

PATRIOTIC COVER – “DE FOWLER CAUGHT IN HIS OWN SNARE”

Hanging from a tree, a snake grips a fearful man. An African American man peaks his head out from behind the tree to watch the scene, which resembles a lynching. The Capitol building sits in the… (L15480). Learn More »

$15.00
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PATRIOTIC COVER – JEFFERSON DAVIS ON BAYONETS OF ZOUAVE TROOPS

PATRIOTIC COVER – JEFFERSON DAVIS ON BAYONETS OF ZOUAVE TROOPS

Davis is shown being held up on the points of bayonets of Zouave troops.  Captioned, “Jeff’s unbounded ambition gives him an elevated position”. At top is “I only wanted to be let alone”. … (L15479). Learn More »

$15.00
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PATRIOTIC COVER – JEFFERSON DAVIS IN A ‘REFRIGERATOR’

PATRIOTIC COVER – JEFFERSON DAVIS IN A ‘REFRIGERATOR’

With slave saying, “Oh Mass jeff, you is a bigthing on ice”.  Only front half of the cover is present.  Light soiling / yellowing around edges.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (L15476). Learn More »

$10.00
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PATRIOTIC COVER – “THE REBEL’S CAMP / AT MANASSAS JUNCTION”

PATRIOTIC COVER – “THE REBEL’S CAMP / AT MANASSAS JUNCTION”

Excellent condition. In smaller letter at right is, “S.C. Upham, 310 Chestnut St.”  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE… (L15478). Learn More »

$15.00
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PATRIOTIC COVER – CROSSED CS FIRST NATIONAL FLAGS

PATRIOTIC COVER – CROSSED CS FIRST NATIONAL FLAGS

Cross CS  1st National Flags with snake at the center; “DON’T TREAD ON US.” on top.  Excellent condition. Very minor soiling on reverse.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM,… (1000-1414). Learn More »

$35.00
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PATRIOTIC COVER – WINFIELD SCOTT AND JEFFERSON DAVIS AS DOGS OF WAR

PATRIOTIC COVER – WINFIELD SCOTT AND JEFFERSON DAVIS AS DOGS OF WAR

Excellent condition, minor soiling on reverse.  [ss] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE, MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM. … (1000-1423). Learn More »

$10.00
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FRAMED COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS CIVIL WAR SERVICE DOCUMENT FOR GETTYSBURG GENERAL WILLIAM A. TILTON

FRAMED COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS CIVIL WAR SERVICE DOCUMENT FOR GETTYSBURG GENERAL WILLIAM A. TILTON

Pre-printed document filled out in ink. Top of the document is decorated with a spread-winged eagle and crossed flags set atop an arch. The arch is supported by two niches, one on either side. In one… (453-45). Learn More »


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FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

The guidon is housed in a modern gold wood frame that meas. approx. 46.50 X 24.25 inches The guidon is laid against a cream backing that really allows the guidon to stand out. Overall about 65% to 70% of the flag remains. Silk does not age well and… (846-105). Learn More »

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