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DRUMMER BOY DISCHARGE - MUSICIAN NORMAN B. PUFFER, 10TH VERMONT INFANTRY / 16TH REGT, 2ND BATTALION, VETERAN RESERVE CORPS

DRUMMER BOY DISCHARGE - MUSICIAN NORMAN B. PUFFER, 10TH VERMONT INFANTRY / 16TH REGT, 2ND BATTALION, VETERAN RESERVE CORPS

Standard “To All Whom It May Concern” discharge form, recording the enlistment of Norman B. Puffer in the 10th Vermont regimental band, 6/19/1862, his transfer to the Veteran Reserve Corps,… (1054-1188). Learn More »

THE DAILY EXPRESS, PETERSBURG, VA - MAY 11, 1861

THE DAILY EXPRESS, PETERSBURG, VA - MAY 11, 1861

Vol. XI—No. 115. 23.5 x 16.5. Exhibits light fold-marks, slight chipping at the margins. Else VG plus & entirely legible. Located 21 miles south of Richmond, Petersburg, Va., was the center of a… (1000-2562). Learn More »

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA, MARCH 15, 1861

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA, MARCH 15, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 109. 8 pp., 16 x 22”, six columns. Pages detached, Exhibits slight yellowing & couple of neat tape repairs. Else VG & entirely legible. By mid-March, Louisiana had seceded… (145-105). Learn More »

NORTHAMPTON [MASS.] COURIER, FEBRUARY 10, 1836

NORTHAMPTON [MASS.] COURIER, FEBRUARY 10, 1836

Vol. VII—Whole Number 320. 4 pp., 20.75 x 15”, five columns. Exhibits slight horizontal fold-mark, and a slight patch of slight water staining at the lower left margin. Else near fine. This… (998-1817). Learn More »

“SONS AND BROTHERS,” A LOST WAX BRONZE BY MARK HOPKINS

“SONS AND BROTHERS,” A LOST WAX BRONZE BY MARK HOPKINS

This bronze tabletop statue is number 236 of a limited production of 250 by Georgia sculptor Mark Hopkins. The piece was produced in 1992 and last cast in 1999. Hopkins is known for his work in… (476-107). Learn More »

ALS ASSISTANT US SURGEON GENERAL DR. C. H. CRANE (ONE OF LINCOLN’S DEATH-BED DOCTORS)

ALS ASSISTANT US SURGEON GENERAL DR. C. H. CRANE (ONE OF LINCOLN’S DEATH-BED DOCTORS)

Dated “November 29, 1864.” Addressed to “Surgeon Robt. Murray, USA/ Medl. Purveyor/ Philadelphia, PA.” 1 page, in ink, w/ printed letter-head - “Surgeon Generals’ Office/ Washington City,… (1054-2222). Learn More »

GROUP OF THREE POSTAL COVERS WRITTEN BY GEN. JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN

GROUP OF THREE POSTAL COVERS WRITTEN BY GEN. JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN

A nice personal grouping in the form of three cancelled postal covers personally written in the hand of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain, Colonel of the 20th Maine and recipient of the Medal of Honor. The… (1054-2223). Learn More »

$175.00
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DISCHARGE FOR 1ST LT. JOHN M. WATERMAN, 76TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; SIGNED BY LT. COL. JOHN E. COOK, WOUNDED 3 TIMES INCLUDING AT GETTYSBURG

DISCHARGE FOR 1ST LT. JOHN M. WATERMAN, 76TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; SIGNED BY LT. COL. JOHN E. COOK, WOUNDED 3 TIMES INCLUDING AT GETTYSBURG

Standard 8 ½” x 10 ¾” discharge, pre-printed and ink.  Waterman enlisted 10/14/61 and was discharged 10/10/64 at Yellow House, VA. Waterman was born in Decatur, NY and was a painter by… (1054-2234). Learn More »

SLAVE INHERITANCE PAPER FROM 1854

SLAVE INHERITANCE PAPER FROM 1854

Document is a receipt dated May 20, 1854, from the executor of the estate of Milton Ford. Mr. Ford left to his daughter Lucy W. Ford Cottrell, wife of Sutton F. Cottrell, the title to “a Negro girl… (1054-2335). Learn More »

PAINTING CAPTURED BY A UNION SOLDIER FOLLOWING THE BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG

PAINTING CAPTURED BY A UNION SOLDIER FOLLOWING THE BATTLE OF FREDERICKSBURG

Appropriated during the Battle of Fredericksburg by a Union soldier, Corporal Irving M. Rockefeller, Co. “C”, 131st Pennsylvania Infantry. Mounted in a period gilt frame, 15.25” x 23”, the… (1054-2500). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PORTRAIT OF BREVET COL. EDWIN A. GLENN, 198TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA FIVE FORKS, VA, 4/1/1865

FRAMED ALBUMEN PORTRAIT OF BREVET COL. EDWIN A. GLENN, 198TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA FIVE FORKS, VA, 4/1/1865

7.25 x 15” albumen, matted in black velvet, mounted in ornate period gilt frame, w/inner trim, 14.25 x 16.75”, and wooden backing. Albumen back-mark stamp: “From F. Guterkunst, Photographer 712… (1054-671). Learn More »

$150.00
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“MERRILL’S HORSE” - COMMISSION FOR CORPORAL “JNO. SEBASTIAN MERRILL”

“MERRILL’S HORSE” - COMMISSION FOR CORPORAL “JNO. SEBASTIAN MERRILL”

Issued by “The Commanding Officer of the Veteran Regiment of Merrill’s Horse,” assigning Corporal J.S. Merrill to “the staff” of the “Veteran” regiment of “Merrill’s Horse.” Dated… (1069-04). Learn More »

FRAMED AUTOGRAPH CARD AND CDV OF GENERAL JULIUS STAHEL, MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

FRAMED AUTOGRAPH CARD AND CDV OF GENERAL JULIUS STAHEL, MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

Stahel (1825-1912) was born in Hungary and immigrated to the United States in the wake of the failed war for Hungarian independence in 1848. Lieutenant colonel of the 8th New York at Bull Run, he was… (1054-878). Learn More »

PERIOD PENCIL SKETCH OF THE BODIES OF MAJ. SULLIVAN BALLOU, COL. SLOCUM, AND CAPT. TOWER LYING IN STATE IN PROVIDENCE 1862

PERIOD PENCIL SKETCH OF THE BODIES OF MAJ. SULLIVAN BALLOU, COL. SLOCUM, AND CAPT. TOWER LYING IN STATE IN PROVIDENCE 1862

Major Sullivan Ballou of the Second Rhode Island is known to many from the Ken Burns PBS documentary on the Civil War, which featured a reading of the touching letter he wrote to his wife before his… (1054-1660). Learn More »

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY C, 5TH VERMONT INFANTRY

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY C, 5TH VERMONT INFANTRY

This full color register comes matted and framed and meas. approx. 21.50 inches x 27.00 inches. The frame has some age to it. The decoration on the register begins with a spread-winged eagle at top… (1054-51). Learn More »

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY E, 6TH VERMONT INFANTRY

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY E, 6TH VERMONT INFANTRY

This full color register comes in the original wood frame with wood back panels and meas. approx. 21.50 x 26.50 inches. The decoration on the register begins with a spread-winged eagle at top with a… (1054-44). Learn More »

FRAMED SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY F, 9TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

FRAMED SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY F, 9TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

Black and white memorial printed in 1863 and lists the members of the 9th New York State Militia also known as the 83rd New York Volunteers. The top of the memorial is decorated with a spread-winged… (1054-14). Learn More »

FRAMED PERSONAL SOLDIER’S RECORD FOR 209TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FORT STEADMAN

FRAMED PERSONAL SOLDIER’S RECORD FOR 209TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FORT STEADMAN

Document is pre-printed and filled out in period ink and dates from 1884. Document is black and white with a very impressive spread-winged eagle at top perched on a patriotic shield and flanked by a… (1054-62). Learn More »

FRAMED SOLDIERS MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY G, 94TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

FRAMED SOLDIERS MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY G, 94TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

The top of the memorial is decorated with a representation of Columbia seated amongst a panoply of flags and surrounded by four Union soldiers, two on each side. Columbia holds a US flag in one hand… (1054-20). Learn More »

$225.00
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2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

William Duncan had a very interesting record in an active company of cavalry that he came to command, seeing action in numerous scouts and small engagements as well as pitched battles such as… (1054-882). Learn More »


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ALTERED US MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO J.C. MOLLOY, 63RD NEW YORK INFANTRY

Manufactured: France Maker: Unknown Year: 1861 Model: M 1850 Foot Officer Size: 30.25  Condition: VG   Sword has components of French manufacture but a Solingen style blade. Brass guard has an even patina with no condition issues.  Pommel is… (870-381). Learn More »

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