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SHEET MUSIC - <I>BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, MARCH DESCRIPTIVE</I>

SHEET MUSIC - BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG, MARCH DESCRIPTIVE

Composed by E.T. Paull. Published by E.T. Paull., New York, 1917. 9 pp., 10.5 x 13”, w/ front cover features a glorious color battle scene at “The Angle.” Movements of this “descriptive”… (1054-1192). 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 »

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 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »


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DUG ID TAG FOR JOSEPH FAGAN OF THE 1ST MARYLAND INFANTRY US

Stamped brass tag with a patriotic shield on the front with a riband that reads “UNION” and surrounded by “AGAINST REBELLION 1861.” Face still retains some gilt. Reverse is stamped “JOSEPH FAGAN CO. G 1ST MD. VOL US.” Joseph Fagan was a… (1000-1835). Learn More »

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