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JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED CONFEDERATE “EXECUTIVE OFFICE” DOCUMENT

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED CONFEDERATE “EXECUTIVE OFFICE” DOCUMENT

Dated “Executive Office [over crossed-out “Department of State”], Richmond, Jan. 18, 1865 / To the Secretary of the Treasury.” Pre-printed government form, 9.5 x 7. 625”, on blue, lined… (215-17). Learn More »

CARD AUTOGRAPHED BY 6TH CORPS GENERAL MARTIN T. MCMAHON

CARD AUTOGRAPHED BY 6TH CORPS GENERAL MARTIN T. MCMAHON

Item is a 3.50 x 2.00 inch card boldly signed in pencil “M. T. McMAHON, BVT. MAJ. GENL. 6TH ARMY CORPS” in three lines. Card has some light surface dirt and wear from age and storage but the… (P13167). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $175.00

GENERAL LEE & GENERAL JACKSON WALL PLAQUES

GENERAL LEE & GENERAL JACKSON WALL PLAQUES

Gold colored matching plaques are made of glazed chalkware. One shows a bust view of General Lee, while the other shows a bust view of General Jackson. While hanging, the generals are facing each… (1032-72). Learn More »

23RD PENNSYLVANIA VOLS., BIRNEY'S ZOUAVES-PAINTING OF THE REGIMENTAL MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG

23RD PENNSYLVANIA VOLS., BIRNEY'S ZOUAVES-PAINTING OF THE REGIMENTAL MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG

Ca. 1900. This monument was dedicated in August 1886 and is located on North Slocum Ave. Executed in grey/green water color, signed "M.L.G." in lower left corner, measuring 12 x 17". Single matted in… (L10318). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $325.00

HARPER'S WEEKLY - DECEMBER 19, 1863; GETTYSBURG CONTENT

HARPER'S WEEKLY - DECEMBER 19, 1863; GETTYSBURG CONTENT

Front cover with pair of lithographs "The Laird Ram "El Monassir'” & “'El Toussen'” seized by the British Govt.". Great full page litho "The Drummer Boy of Our Regiment - Eight War Scenes".… (L10078). Learn More »

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - UNITED STATES REPRESENTATIVES

The following signatures are all on signature cards and are not clipped from documents. Each card is pasted to a sheet from an autograph album. The cards generally measure 3” x 1.75”. These… (215-). Learn More »

FANTASTIC FRAMED DRAWING OF THE BATTLE OF DRAINSVILLE DONE BY GETTYSBURG CARTOGRAPHER EMMOR B. COPE

FANTASTIC FRAMED DRAWING OF THE BATTLE OF DRAINSVILLE DONE BY GETTYSBURG CARTOGRAPHER EMMOR B. COPE

This wonderful and detailed drawing shows the meeting engagement on December 20, 1861 between a brigade of Pennsylvania Reserve regiments under Brig. Gen. E. O. C. Ord and a mixed Confederate force… (1054-2733). Learn More »

THE GOVERNOR OF CONNECTICUT PROCLAIMS A DAY OF PENITENCE AND PRAYER SET FOR APRIL 14, 1865: THE DAY OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINATION!

THE GOVERNOR OF CONNECTICUT PROCLAIMS A DAY OF PENITENCE AND PRAYER SET FOR APRIL 14, 1865: THE DAY OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINATION!

A nicely matted and framed proclamation by William A. Buckingham, Governor of Connecticut dated March 15, 1865, setting a day of, “public Humiliation, Fasting and Prayer” for Friday, April 14,… (1054-1190). Learn More »

1880 DEMOCRATIC TICKET FLYER, WAYNE COUNTY IOWA

1880 DEMOCRATIC TICKET FLYER, WAYNE COUNTY IOWA

Printed, single-sided, 12.75 x 3.25. Titled “Democratic Ticket, 1880.” Listing Presidential and Vice Presential candidates Winfield Scott Hancock and William H. English, Seventh District… (1054-2152). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 2, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 2, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

Headquarters Department of Washington, Office Provost Marshal General, Defences North of Potomac, Washington, D.C. May 29, 1865. All barrooms and places where intoxicating liquors are sold within the… (1041-59). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

Headquarters Department of Washington, Office Provost Marshal General, Defences North of Potomac, Washington, D.C. May 27, 1865. Orders all barrooms and places where intoxicating liquors are sold to… (1041-62). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

Headquarters Department of Washington, Office Provost Marshal General, Defences North of Potomac, Washington, D.C. May 27, 1865. Orders all barrooms and places where intoxicating liquors are sold to… (1041-61). Learn More »

COVER FOR A WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN 'WEHRPASS'

COVER FOR A WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN 'WEHRPASS'

Private purchase green cloth cover for a World War II “Wehrpass” or “Service Record” book. The books were kept by a headquarters unit and were not carried by the soldier personally. Measures… (954-31B). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

FRAMED 1863 SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS FEATURING A.P. HILL

FRAMED 1863 SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS FEATURING A.P. HILL

When the war cut off the flow of Harpers Weekly and Frank Leslie’s papers to the south, the “Southern Illustrated News” was created in Richmond in September 1862 to fill the gap in supplying… (141-103). Learn More »

<i>END OF THE TRAIL SCULPTURE</i> BY JAMES EARLE FRASER

END OF THE TRAIL SCULPTURE BY JAMES EARLE FRASER

The original End of the Trail is a sculpture by James Earle Fraser located in Waupun, Wisconsin. It depicts a weary Native American man hanging limp as his weary horse comes to the edge of the Pacific… (924-32). Learn More »

FRAMED MAGNUS PRINT OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG DATED 1863

FRAMED MAGNUS PRINT OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG DATED 1863

Nice clean hand colored print showing the battle of Gettysburg as envisioned by the Magnus Company. In the foreground are General Meade and staff mounted on horses. Just in front of them is an… (P13202). Learn More »

$695.00
Originally $1,295.00

19TH CENTURY COLOR ADVERTISEMENT FOR AN OREGON GUN DEALER

19TH CENTURY COLOR ADVERTISEMENT FOR AN OREGON GUN DEALER

Paper ad meas. approx. 4.50 x 2.75 inches showing two women, one on horseback in a blue riding dress and black top hat with another woman, similarly dressed, dismounted and watering her horse at a… (668-191). Learn More »

SOUTH CAROLINA ESCAPED PRISONER BROADSIDE

SOUTH CAROLINA ESCAPED PRISONER BROADSIDE

This is a nicely framed display featuring a South Carolina handbill from Anderson Court House (now Anderson,) seeking one “Bob Thomas,” a “notorious burglar and horse thief,” who had escaped… (630-09). Learn More »

FRAMED IMAGE & SIGNATURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS

FRAMED IMAGE & SIGNATURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS

Ornate frame houses a glass plate lithograph image and a signature card of Davis that reads, “VERY RESPECTFULLY YOURS, JEFFERSON DAVIS OCT. 27, 1858”. Brown suede mat with marbled inserts surround… (630-08). Learn More »

COLORFUL SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL OF JAMES SHEETS 208th PENNSYLVANIA

COLORFUL SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL OF JAMES SHEETS 208th PENNSYLVANIA

These large color lithographs were marketed to veterans as suitable mementos and testimonials of their service to the county and are the descendants of the illustrated company rosters sold by peddlers… (1053-51b). Learn More »


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C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

Drum is a superb untouched attic condition drum. It measures 17 ¾” x 20” dia. The body is painted red with county and state in approx. 1” high letters around the premium hole. The percussion hole insert which was probably bone is missing. The… (M25668). Learn More »

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