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FRAMED 1897 LITHOGRAPH OF LINCOLN SKETCH BY JOSEPH DECAMP

FRAMED 1897 LITHOGRAPH OF LINCOLN SKETCH BY JOSEPH DECAMP

This lithograph of President Lincoln done by artist Joseph DeCamp was published by Louis Prang in 1897, The bust portrait was copied by DeCamp from the beardless photograph of Lincoln taken by Preston… (172-5297). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SHEET MUSIC

CONFEDERATE SHEET MUSIC

Sheet measures 9 ½” x 12”.  Entitled, “WHO WILL CARE FOR MOTHER NOW”.  Words by C.C. Sawyer and music by C.F. Thompson. Cover page features two 2nd National Confederate flags.  Three pages… (1000-1410). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA VOUCHER FOR PROPERTY IMPRESSED AND APPRAISED

CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA VOUCHER FOR PROPERTY IMPRESSED AND APPRAISED

Preprinted form filled in with ink.  Dated March 31, 1864.  One mule, valued at $800 was received from Nathaniel Wilson in Amelia County, Virginia. Sheet measures 7 ½” x 9 ½”. There are… (1000-1430). Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

ADAMS EXPRESS ENVELOPE FROM MEMBER OF 2ND NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES

ADAMS EXPRESS ENVELOPE FROM MEMBER OF 2ND NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES

This is an envelope with printed front cover.  Envelope was specifically for soldiers to mail money home.  Filled in in ink by Captain Samuel D. Stevenson of Company K, 2nd New York Mounted Rifles.… (224-314). Learn More »

1862 DIARY OF QUARTERMASTER JOHN C. ZOLLINGER, 65TH OHIO INFANTRY

1862 DIARY OF QUARTERMASTER JOHN C. ZOLLINGER, 65TH OHIO INFANTRY

“Daily Pocket Remembrancer for 1862”. Published by J.G. & Haw & Co., New York. Black leather diary, 5 x 3.25”, w/lined entries & fold-over flap. Exhibits wear and rubbing… (L15526). Learn More »

$695.00
ON HOLD

GERMAN WORKER’S REICH ID BOOK

GERMAN WORKER’S REICH ID BOOK

Booklet meas. approx. 4.50 x 5.75 inches with a brown cardboard cover with eagle and “DEUTSCHES REICH ARBEITSBUCH.” The book runs 38 pages and belonged to Ludwig Schutz who was born August 25,… (M25915). Learn More »

1862 SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN WITH INFORMATION ON BURNSIDE CARBINE PATENT

1862 SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN WITH INFORMATION ON BURNSIDE CARBINE PATENT

This issue of Scientific American is Volume 7, Number 25, dated December 20, 1862. The front page has three wonderful engravings, one of a Burnside carbine, another of the patent drawing of the… (668-102). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE TO DEFEND AGAINST LEE’S GETTYSBURG ADVANCE

CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE TO DEFEND AGAINST LEE’S GETTYSBURG ADVANCE

This extremely rare and likely unique surviving original recruiting broadside was actually posted in Philadelphia’s 24th Ward shortly before the Battle of Gettysburg. With its’ patriotic message… (565-155). Learn More »

$4,950.00
Originally $5,495.00

1808 MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA RETURN

1808 MASSACHUSETTS MILITIA RETURN

Dated May, 1808, this return has extremely rare fully printed orders. This is a partially printed and manuscript document with an impressive signature of Captain Francis Harrington on the verso. Also… (565-33). Learn More »

$157.50
Originally $175.00

19TH CENTURY MINIATURE PORTRAIT ON IVORY OF PRUSSIAN OFFICER

19TH CENTURY MINIATURE PORTRAIT ON IVORY OF PRUSSIAN OFFICER

Image is housed in an oval brass frame with a tortoise shell back. Officer is dressed in a white coat with red and gold stand-up collar. He wears several medals and a sash. Portrait miniatures first… (L15563). Learn More »

VINTAGE GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR POSTCARDS

VINTAGE GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR POSTCARDS

Envelope style cover unfolds to reveal ten colorful two-sided postcards with images of the Gettysburg battlefield. Images include monuments, Jennie Wade House, Lee’s Headquarters, Meade’s… (M25927). Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

VINTAGE VIRGINIA SOUVENIR POSTCARDS

VINTAGE VIRGINIA SOUVENIR POSTCARDS

Envelope holds six vintage black and white postcards with lithograph images, which include Gen. Lee at the Appomattox surrender site, Lee’s last council of war, and Lee and Grant in the McLean… (L15525). Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

VINTAGE APPOMATTOX SOUVENIR POSTCARDS

VINTAGE APPOMATTOX SOUVENIR POSTCARDS

Envelope style cover unfolds to reveal five black and white two-sided postcards with images of the Appomattox surrender site. Images include Generals Lee and Grant, the McLean house, county jail,… (L15524). Learn More »

$8.00
SOLD

1861 ALS CONNECTICUT LT. GOV. BENJAMIN DOUGLAS – REPORT ON ENLISTMENT OF VOLUNTEERS

1861 ALS CONNECTICUT LT. GOV. BENJAMIN DOUGLAS – REPORT ON ENLISTMENT OF VOLUNTEERS

Raising troops in Connecticut, August, 1861. Lieutenant Governor Benjamin Douglas, autograph letter signed, to Adjutant General J. D. Williams, reporting on volunteers to be a part of the Middletown… (337-303). Learn More »

$85.00
SOLD

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN POLICE FILE

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN POLICE FILE

File is the original taken from a police station by someone at the end of World War Two. The file is on one Erich Stock who was born September 28, 1905 and who lived in an area southwest of Hanover,… (954-24). Learn More »

LETTER COVER SIGNED BY GENERAL NEGLEY

LETTER COVER SIGNED BY GENERAL NEGLEY

Letter cover is hand inscribed in ink, “JAS. S. NEGLEY / J R SIMPSON, ESQ / HUNTINGDON / HUNTG. CO. PA / PITTSBURG SOLDIERS CONVENTION / AUG. 6/72”. Cover measures 3 ¼” x 6”. Printed letter… (503-163). Learn More »

U.S. DISCHARGE – PVT. HENRY SMITH, 20TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

U.S. DISCHARGE – PVT. HENRY SMITH, 20TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Discharge was given to Henry Smith, Private of Captain George W. Seward’s Co. A, 2oth Regiment of Pennsylvania Cavalry Volunteers, who was enrolled in June 1863 to serve six months. Discharge is… (503-166). Learn More »

$50.00
SOLD

CW SHEET MUSIC – “WRITE A LETTER TO MY MOTHER”

CW SHEET MUSIC – “WRITE A LETTER TO MY MOTHER”

Words by E. Bowers, music by P. B. Isaacs. Published by S.T. Gordon, New York, 1864. 7 pp., 10.25 x 13.25”, w/ornate picture-framed front cover. Exhibits slight yellowing round the edges and slight… (998-412). Learn More »

$25.00
ON HOLD

CW SHEET MUSIC — “COL. PICKERING’S BATTLE MARCH.”

CW SHEET MUSIC — “COL. PICKERING’S BATTLE MARCH.”

By J. Eichberg. Published by Oliver Ditson & Co., Boston, 1862.  6 pp., 10.25 x 13.25”, w/front cover lithograph of Col. T.E. Chickering, 41st Massachusetts Infantry (Bvt. Brig, Genl.,… (998-446). Learn More »

$35.00
ON HOLD

CW SHEET MUSIC—THE BATTLE-CRY OF FREEDOM

CW SHEET MUSIC—THE BATTLE-CRY OF FREEDOM

By George F. Root. Published by Root & Cady, Chicago, IL, 1862. 6 pp., 10.25 x 13.25” Exhibits slight soiling and chipping of left margin. Else VG. This song was perhaps the major Union musical… (998-441). Learn More »

$25.00
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IMPORT MODEL 1850 CIVIL WAR FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO MEMBER OF GENERAL FREMONT’S STAFF

Original Civil War Model 1850 Field & Staff officer’s sword in nice condition complete with its metal scabbard. Sword is unmarked and is no doubt an import item. It is identified by a presentation inscription to R. M. Corwine, Aide-de-camp to… (870-157). Learn More »

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