Documents & Paper Goods

Showing 181 to 200 out of 466


CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - FIRST LIEUT. WILLIAM C. CARRINGTON, 15TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - FIRST LIEUT. WILLIAM C. CARRINGTON, 15TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

Cover envelope addressed to [Hospital Steward] Alonzo Brock Esq/ Genl Hospital Camp Winder/Care of/ Dr. J Chambliss/ 2nd Division”—postmarked “Howardsville VA/ Sept 13th”. Dated… (1000-1451). Learn More »

1858 DATED GETTYSBURG BANK STOCK CERTIFICATE

1858 DATED GETTYSBURG BANK STOCK CERTIFICATE

Preprinted stock certificate with a decorative header that reads “BANK OF GETTYSBURG” across the top with three medallions under it. One shows a seated Liberty, the center is a bust image of a man… (1054-1158). Learn More »

THE ELEMENTS OF A SIEGE

THE ELEMENTS OF A SIEGE

A nice pen and ink drawing of the elements of Civil War siege works. A shovel is shown leaning against two gabions (wicker baskets to be filled with dirt to quickly erect breastworks.) Others on… (1054-838). Learn More »

PENCIL DRAWING OF A SIEGE GUN POSSIBLY IN CHARLESTON HARBOR

PENCIL DRAWING OF A SIEGE GUN POSSIBLY IN CHARLESTON HARBOR

This pencil drawing shows a large Parrot gun propped up in a timber frame to fire at a high angle. Sandbags are piled about, but the frame is more for displaying the tube at fighting angle than… (1054-839). Learn More »

APRIL 1865 LETTER WRITTEN BY 15TH MAINE SOLDIER MENTIONING LEE’S & MOSBY’S SURRENDER & THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

APRIL 1865 LETTER WRITTEN BY 15TH MAINE SOLDIER MENTIONING LEE’S & MOSBY’S SURRENDER & THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION

Letter is four plus pages and is written on Christian Commission stationery. The text is in period ink and is very readable. Paper is in excellent condition. The writer of the letter signs his name… (141-25). Learn More »

SACRAMENTO DAILY UNION, DECEMBER 10, 1874

SACRAMENTO DAILY UNION, DECEMBER 10, 1874

Vol. XLVIII—Whole No. 7390. 4 pp., 17 x 23”, seven columns. Exhibits fold-marks, light chipping on left margin. Else VG plus. Front page of consists of four columns of advertisements and three of… (998-2106). Learn More »

THE DAILY DELTA, NEW ORLEANS, APRIL 6, 1861

THE DAILY DELTA, NEW ORLEANS, APRIL 6, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 123. 6 pp., 15 x 22”, six columns. Exhibits slight chipping along the left margin, else VG. The Daily Delta was one of a handful of newspapers being published in the bustling port of… (145-117). Learn More »

EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

This is an original oil on canvas portrait of Major General Joshua L. Chamberlain of the 20th Maine Infantry done by the late Michael Gnatek. Mr. Gnatek received his art training at Yale University… (10-1968). Learn More »

1904 ATLAS OF THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

1904 ATLAS OF THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

This set of 14 maps comes in a hardcover folder that meas. approx. 14.25 x 17.50 inches. The exterior of the folder has a marbled decoration while the inside has the following: ATLAS OF THE… (10-1952). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

1863 LETTER OF PROMOTION AND COMMENDATION FOR ANDREW BRYANT, 46TH MASSACHUSETTS – RECIPIENT OF MEDAL OF HONOR FOR ACTIONS AT BATCHELDER’S CREEK (NEW BERN, NC)

1863 LETTER OF PROMOTION AND COMMENDATION FOR ANDREW BRYANT, 46TH MASSACHUSETTS – RECIPIENT OF MEDAL OF HONOR FOR ACTIONS AT BATCHELDER’S CREEK (NEW BERN, NC)

ALS.  1 pp. 8” x 10”, in ink. Dated June 2, 1863, New Bern, NC. Letter signed by “W.S. Shurtleff Col 46 Reg M[ass] Vols”, promoting Andrew S. Bryant for his heroic actions at Batchelder’s… (1054-2255). Learn More »

ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE LT. COL JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE LT. COL JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

This is an original oil on canvas portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Joshua L. Chamberlain of the 20th Maine Infantry done by the late Michael Gnatek. The framed portrait meas. approx. 15.00 x 19.25… (10-1966). Learn More »

1864 LETTER WRITTEN BY A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DESCRIBING PRISONER EXECUTIONS NEAR GREENVILLE, NC

1864 LETTER WRITTEN BY A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DESCRIBING PRISONER EXECUTIONS NEAR GREENVILLE, NC

6 1/4" x 7 1/4" 2 pp letter in pencil housed in 18" x 25 1/2", modern, double-sided frame. Frame has a few scratches. Letter is in excellent condition, fold lines, light scattered foxing. No definite… (1054-687). Learn More »

WONDERFUL SOLDIER’S CAMP SKETCH FROM THE WELDON RAILROAD AREA

WONDERFUL SOLDIER’S CAMP SKETCH FROM THE WELDON RAILROAD AREA

This wonderful soldier’s sketch is done in pencil and is titled in the lower left corner “BRACKETT’S QUARTERS NEAR THE ‘BLICK HOUSE’ ON THE WELDON RR VA. AUG. 22d/64” Drawing shows a large… (1054-867). Learn More »

THE DAILY UNION/ CITY OF WASHINGTON, FEBRUARY 16, 1850 -  COMPROMISE OF 1850

THE DAILY UNION/ CITY OF WASHINGTON, FEBRUARY 16, 1850 - COMPROMISE OF 1850

Volume 5—Number 247. 4 pp., 19.25 x 24,” 6 columns. Exhibits light fold-marks and slight foxing along right margin. Else VG & entirely legible. In mid-January Kentucky Senator Henry Clay… (998-1800). Learn More »

$75.00
ON HOLD

10 WATER-COLORED LITHOGRAPHS – CRIMEAN WAR

10 WATER-COLORED LITHOGRAPHS – CRIMEAN WAR

Published by Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co, Publishers to Her Majesty, London, 13 & 14 Pall Mall East, 1855-56. Bordered in white, these scenic lithos measure 21.5 x 14”, titled as… (548-121). Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $250.00

EXCELLENT IDENTIFIED GROUPING BELONGING TO CAPTAIN JOHN BOOTH, 103RD OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

EXCELLENT IDENTIFIED GROUPING BELONGING TO CAPTAIN JOHN BOOTH, 103RD OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Excellent officer’s grouping of Captain John Booth, 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry (OVI) and his wife Sarah Booth.  This grouping consists of framed pictures, personal effects and military… (M26290). Learn More »

RICHMOND WHIG AND PUBLIC ADVERTISER—JUNE 9, 1863

RICHMOND WHIG AND PUBLIC ADVERTISER—JUNE 9, 1863

Vol. 40—Number 46. 4 pp., 16 x 24” Exhibits light yellowing and slight chipping along right margin. Large inked, handwritten “Vicksburg,” appears in uppermost right hand corner above masthead.… (1000-2565). Learn More »

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA—JUNE 3, 1861

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA—JUNE 3, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 170. 4 pp.,16 x 26”, six columns.  Exhibits light chipping at margins, small unobtrusive tape repair right center margin, six inch, inward  horizontal tear from right margin. Else… (145-66). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD PENCIL SKETCH OF US TROOPS AT THE CASTILLO DE SAN MARCOS, “FORT MARION,” ST. AUGUSTINE, FLORIDA

CIVIL WAR PERIOD PENCIL SKETCH OF US TROOPS AT THE CASTILLO DE SAN MARCOS, “FORT MARION,” ST. AUGUSTINE, FLORIDA

Nicely matted in a gilt frame measuring 16 by 20 inches, this 9 by 13 inch pencil sketch shows a group of infantry at shoulder arms marching toward the gate posts and bridge leading into what can only… (1054-1185). Learn More »

LATE NINTEENTH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF GENERAL U. S. GRANT

LATE NINTEENTH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF GENERAL U. S. GRANT

Framed bust portrait of U. S. Grant in the uniform of a Lieutenant General. Framed the item measures approx. 22.75 x 27.00 inches. Portrait is signed “H. A. WORTH ’97.” Signature and date is… (30-1989). Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00


Showing 181 to 200 out of 466