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MAJOR GENERAL BEN BUTLER SIGNATURE

MAJOR GENERAL BEN BUTLER SIGNATURE

Signature, “Benj. F. Butler/ Maj. Genl./ U.S.V”, is contained in an attractive matted montage containing Butler lithograph and an explanatory note. The beige montage measures 18 x14”, the… (913-76). Learn More »

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE CHRISTMAS CARD

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE CHRISTMAS CARD

This original card by well-known military artist C.J. Pugliese features an image of a winter scene with two Confederate soldiers on horseback following the North Star. Image is clear with good… (933-06). Learn More »

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE SWORD ENGRAVING

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE SWORD ENGRAVING

This original engraving by well-known military artist C.J. Pugliese features a close view of a Confederate sword with the “CS” and number “290” showing. Image is clear and shows great detail.… (933-14). Learn More »

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE SWORD ENGRAVINGS

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE SWORD ENGRAVINGS

These original engravings by well-known military artist C.J. Pugliese features obverse and reverse views of the hilt of a Confederate sword with the “CS” showing. Image is clear and shows great… (933-13). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED GREATCOAT, CARTRIDGE BOX, BELT, AND LETTER GROUP

IDENTIFIED GREATCOAT, CARTRIDGE BOX, BELT, AND LETTER GROUP

This group consists of a Federal enlisted greatcoat with cape, a pattern 1864 cartridge box, a waist belt with US buckle, 29 letters from the soldier to his family, and several miscellaneous small… (389-03). Learn More »

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH BUST OF WOMAN

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH BUST OF WOMAN

This piece of scrimshaw was made from a whale’s tooth. It measures 4 ½” long x 2” wide at the bottom x 1” wide at the top. One side features a carving of a lady with a flower on each side of… (909-172). Learn More »

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH ENGRAVING OF SHIP

REPRODUCTION SCRIMSHAW WITH ENGRAVING OF SHIP

This piece of scrimshaw was made from a whale’s tooth. It measures 5 ¼” long x 2” wide at the bottom then comes to a point at the top. One side features an engraving of a ship and the name,… (909-171). Learn More »

1869 LETTER - SECRETARY OF WAR JOHN SCHOFIELD

1869 LETTER - SECRETARY OF WAR JOHN M. SCHOFIELD

Dated “War Department/ Washington City/ Jun 2, 1869.” Written in the hand of “Col. W. G. Moore/Secretary.” 1 page, in ink, on lined paper w/ War Department letter head, 4. 875 x 8.” Exhibits… (913-80). Learn More »

FRAMED PENCIL SKETCH OF UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE MAJOR

FRAMED PENCIL SKETCH OF UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE MAJOR

Sketch was made by the artist Thomas Cantwell Healy. Laureldale, Mississippi on February 20, 1865. It is a waist- up side view of a Confederate Major in uniform. Sketch is very life-like with… (933-01). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF GENERAL NATHANIEL BANKS

AUTOGRAPH OF GENERAL NATHANIEL BANKS

Signature in ink reads, “YOURS, NAT BANKS, USA” on clipped paper that measures 2” X 1 5/8”. Paper has yellowed with age and shows spots. Signature is mounted on tan colored card stock with an… (913-82). Learn More »

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE CHRISTMAS CARD

FRAMED C. J. PUGLIESE CHRISTMAS CARD

This original card by well-known military artist C.J. Pugliese features a side-view image of a bearded Confederate soldier wearing a slouch hat and blanket roll. The stripes on his jacket indicate he… (933-07). Learn More »

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 122ND NEW YORK CAPTAIN WOUNDED IN THE WILDERNESS – WITH FRAMED MEMORIAL

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO 122ND NEW YORK CAPTAIN WOUNDED IN THE WILDERNESS – WITH FRAMED MEMORIAL

Original Civil War import Model 1850 foot officer’s sword in good condition and is identified to Captain George W. Platt of the 122nd New York Infantry. The drawn sword measures a total length of… (765-22). Learn More »

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with… (274-204). Learn More »

FRAMED CURRIER AND IVES PRINT “THE LITTLE VOLUNTEER”

FRAMED CURRIER AND IVES PRINT “THE LITTLE VOLUNTEER”

This original, Civil War era image depicts a young boy with curly locks of hair, wearing a child’s Union uniform, with kepi, knapsack and sword. He’s carrying a child’s size percussion musket… (933-52). Learn More »

FRAMED BILL OF SALE FOR SALE OF SLAVE, DATED 1842

FRAMED BILL OF SALE FOR SALE OF SLAVE, DATED 1842

This original bill of sale reads, “RED’D WED APR 19 1842 FROM JAMES SPEARS JR ESQ TWO HUNDRED & FIFTY DOLLARS FOR A NEGRO BOY NAMED ANTHONY, ABOUT SEVEN YEARS OF AGE, WHICH BOY I WARRANT AND… (213-33). Learn More »

FLAGS OF THE CONFEDERACY WATERCOLOR

FLAGS OF THE CONFEDERACY WATERCOLOR

Early 20th century watercolor by C.D. Mahood features the four flags of the Confederacy- the Third National, the Second National (known as the “Stainless Banner”), the First National and the… (933-22). Learn More »

WILLIAM LEWIN “BIRDS OF GREAT BRITAIN”, VERY RARE 1ST EDITION ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR, DATED 1790

WILLIAM LEWIN “BIRDS OF GREAT BRITAIN”, VERY RARE 1ST EDITION ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR, DATED 1790

William Lewin (1747–1795) was an English naturalist and illustrator. Lewin grew up in Stepney, the son of a rate mariner. In 1776 he was earning a living as a pattern drawer, and by 1783 was… (611-553). Learn More »

WILLIAM LEWIN “BIRDS OF GREAT BRITAIN”, VERY RARE 1ST EDITION ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR, DATED 1790

WILLIAM LEWIN “BIRDS OF GREAT BRITAIN”, VERY RARE 1ST EDITION ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR, DATED 1790

William Lewin (1747–1795) was an English naturalist and illustrator. Lewin grew up in Stepney, the son of a rate mariner. In 1776 he was earning a living as a pattern drawer, and by 1783 was… (611-552). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 12, 1863 – ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND/CHATTANOOGA

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, DECEMBER 12, 1863 – ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND/CHATTANOOGA

Vol. VII—No. 363. 16 pp. [785-800], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a dramatic panoramic depiction of “Guerilla Warfare—Rescue of A… (L15180Z6). Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 28, 1863 - LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN/ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 28, 1863 - LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN/ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

Vol. VII—No. 361. 16 pp. [753-768], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features. Front cover features two dramatic illustrations of “Landing of General… (L15180ZZZ). Learn More »

$45.00
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UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

In 1859 the US Marine Corps regulations changed. The prized Mamaluke style sword was replaced with the same regulation sword used by the Army. This would later be reversed and today the Marines still carry the Mamaluke sword. It is exceedingly rare… (870-52). Learn More »

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