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1862 ADS DIRECTED TO GEN. BURNSIDE, WITH SEVERAL 9TH CORPS RELATED SIGNATURES INCLUDING MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER GEN. ORLANDO B. WILLCOX

1862 ADS DIRECTED TO GEN. BURNSIDE, WITH SEVERAL 9TH CORPS RELATED SIGNATURES INCLUDING MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER GEN. ORLANDO B. WILLCOX

One page letter on 9 ¾” x 7 ¾” lined paper. Dated “Head Quarters 103d N.Y. Vols. / Pleasant Valley Md. October 13, 1862”.  Directed to “Major General Burnside, Commanding 9th Army… (475-204). Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $425.00

1890 ALS CS GEN. WADE HAMPTON

1890 ALS CS GEN. WADE HAMPTON

This post-Civil War letter, written in ink, is 1 2/3 pages in length, 5x8”.  Dated “Washn Sept 3d 1890” and directed to Episcopal Reverend Beverly D. Tucker. Overall very fine condition, all… (475-200). Learn More »

$295.00
Originally $350.00

ANTE-BELLUM NEW ORLEANS NEWSPAPER - ORLEANS GAZETTE AND COMMERICAL ADVERTISER

ANTE-BELLUM NEW ORLEANS NEWSPAPER - ORLEANS GAZETTE AND COMMERICAL ADVERTISER

Tuesday, September 21, 1819. Two page, Five column newspaper, measuring 19 x 12.5”. Exhibits one slight center tear, and is slightly yellowed. Else VG, in protective sleeve. Contains numerous… (475-168). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

FRAMED CIVIL WAR PERIOD DOCUMENT FOR SHENANDOAH COUNTY, VIRGINIA

FRAMED CIVIL WAR PERIOD DOCUMENT FOR SHENANDOAH COUNTY, VIRGINIA

This document is headed “LIST OF STATE, COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL OFFICERS OF THE COUNTY OF SHENANDOAH.” The document then lists 42 names of citizens of the county who were elected in 1865 or 1866 to… (406-310). Learn More »

US M1849 POCKET COLT REVOLVER AND OTHER ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO LT. COLONEL CHARLES EWING, 4TH NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

US M1849 POCKET COLT REVOLVER AND OTHER ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO LT. COLONEL CHARLES EWING, 4TH NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

Consists of Ewing’s engraved M1849 pocket colt revolver, a pair major’s shoulders straps, and a chromo colored lithograph of “Lieut.-Col. Charles Ewing, Major Com’d’g 4th Regt. N.J. Vols.,… (362-778). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG TRANSIT COMPANY $50.00 STOCK CERTIFICATE, 1898

GETTYSBURG TRANSIT COMPANY $50.00 STOCK CERTIFICATE, 1898

Stock certificate features an image of soldiers on horseback and is surrounded in a decorative green border. Wording reads, ”No. 4 / 120 Shares / This certifies that William M. Burk is entitled to… (919-01). Learn More »

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW YORK BROADSIDE - UNION WAR MEETING!!

ESSEX COUNTY, NEW YORK BROADSIDE - UNION WAR MEETING!!

Dated October 22, 1862. Printed by J.W. Tuttle, Printer, Plattsburg, NY. Measures 9.75 by 12.75. Text advises of a Union War Meeting to be held at Keeseville, on Monday, October 27th, at 7 O’ Clock… (801-547). Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF COL. WILLIAM ROGERS, 21ST NEW YORK VOL. INFANTRY

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF COL. WILLIAM ROGERS, 21ST NEW YORK VOL. INFANTRY

Signature was taken from a letter. It reads, “APPROVED AND RESECTFULLY FOR-WARDED. CAPT. CANFIELD WAS VERY SEV-ERELY WOUNDED IN THE FORT AS STATED. W.F. ROGERS/ COL. 21ST N.Y.I. VOLS / CMDR. 3RD… (889-143). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 12, 1862 - BATTLES OF NEW BERNE/ ISLAND NO. 10/ WINCHESTER, VA

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 12, 1862 - BATTLES OF NEW BERNE/ ISLAND NO. 10/ WINCHESTER, VA

Vol. VI—No. 276. 16 pp. [225-240], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait sketches of Major General Buell and Brigadier General Shields, and… (L15180TTTT). Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 - SHILOH/ ISLAND NO. 10

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 - SHILOH/ ISLAND NO. 10

Vol. VI.—No. 278. 16 pp. [257-272], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page sketch of “Major Halleck in the Field, April 1862.” [Halleck… (L15180RRR). Learn More »

$45.00
ON HOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 19, 1862 - ALEXANDRIA/NORFOLK/ BURNSIDE EXPEDITION

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 19, 1862 - ALEXANDRIA/NORFOLK/ BURNSIDE EXPEDITION

Vol. VII—No. 277. 16 pp. [241-256], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page of Alexandra, VA, river scene—“Shipping Artillery at… (L15180VV). Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 6, 1862 – UNION IRONCLADS/ BATTLE OF BATON ROUGE

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER 6, 1862 – UNION IRONCLADS/ BATTLE OF BATON ROUGE

Vol. VI—No. 297. 16 pp. [561-576], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story and portrait of Ironclad builder, Thomas Fitch Rowland, w/lower… (L15179RR). Learn More »

$35.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 21, 1865 – TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 21, 1865 – TRIAL OF CAPT. WIRZ

Vol. IX—No. 460. 16 pp. [657-672], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features stories about the military trial of Andersonville prison commandant,… (L15179TTT). Learn More »

$35.00
ON HOLD

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 15, 1864 - BATTLE OF WINCHESTER

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 15, 1864 - BATTLE OF WINCHESTER

Vol. VIII—No. 407. 16 pp. [657-672], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features Battle of Winchester coverage, along with illustration of “General Hunt… (L15179TT). Learn More »

$35.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, MAY 28, 1864 - U.S. GRANT/ OVERLAND CAMPAIGN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, MAY 28, 1864 - U.S. GRANT/ OVERLAND CAMPAIGN

Vol. VIII—No. 387. 16 pp. [337-352], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. The front covers features a fine full length portrait sketch of Major General Winfield Scott… (L15179XX). Learn More »

$35.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 11, 1863 - WAR ON THE MISSISSIPPI/ PRINCE OF WALES’ WEDDING

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 11, 1863 - WAR ON THE MISSISSIPPI/ PRINCE OF WALES’ WEDDING

Vo. VII—No. 328. 166 pp. [225-240], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a montage of sketches, captioned “Bayou Navigation in Dixie—From a… (L15179LL). Learn More »

$35.00
ON HOLD

ORIGINAL SHEET MUSIC FOR “E PLURIBUS UNUM”

ORIGINAL SHEET MUSIC FOR “E PLURIBUS UNUM”

Original copy of “E PLURIBUS UNUM: AN AMERICAN NATIONAL SONG” with words and music by CAPT. G. W. CUTTER. Copyright date is 1849; we believe this particular printing to be of the Civil War… (668-33). Learn More »

NOTE TO SHARPS MFG. CO. WITH 1870’S BUSINESS CARD FOR PENNSYLVANIA GUNSMITH

NOTE TO SHARPS MFG. CO. WITH 1870’S BUSINESS CARD FOR PENNSYLVANIA GUNSMITH

Handwritten note in period ink to the Sharps Manufacturing Company that reads: DAWSONS STATION MARCH 5TH SHARPS MANUFACTORING CO. PLEASE SEND ME PRICE LIST OF YOUR SPORTING RIFLES TRADE PRICE LIST.… (668-45). Learn More »

G.A.R. OLD WAR SONGS BOOKLET

G.A.R. OLD WAR SONGS BOOKLET

This patriotic song booklet contains selections from the, “Acme Haversack of Song and Patriotic Eloquence”, an illustrated soldiers magazine. It was published for G.A.R. camps by Post No. 436 of… (897-123). Learn More »

$20.00
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SANITARY POLICE NOTICE FROM SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA, 1892

SANITARY POLICE NOTICE FROM SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA, 1892

This notice reads, “The Commissioners of Salem will meet at the Commissioner’s Hall, on Friday evening, July 15th, 1892, to receive bids for a Sanitary Policeman to serve the remainder of the… (843-03). Learn More »


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M1834 US REVENUE MARINE SWORD BY HORSTMANN

US Revenue Cutter Service Sword, Model 1834, also referred to as US Revenue Marine. Manufactured 1834-62. A scarce sword made for officers of the United States Revenue Cutter Service or Revenue Marines. This was a small but prestigious branch of our… (870-37). Learn More »

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