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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 »

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 »

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 »

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

LETTER WRITTEN TO COMMODORE ROBERT F. STOCKTON - AMERICAN NAVAL HERO AND POLITICIAN

LETTER WRITTEN TO COMMODORE ROBERT F. STOCKTON - AMERICAN NAVAL HERO AND POLITICIAN

Interesting 2 page letter, 9" x 11", folded and addressed to "Commodore R. Stockton". Overall good condition. Fold lines, a few small fold line tears, scattered ink smears. Signed by a mysterious… (KL503). Learn More »

$195.00
Originally $300.00

CIVIL WAR SENTRY PAINTING BY FAMED SUPERMAN / BATMAN ARTIST FRED RAY

CIVIL WAR SENTRY PAINTING BY FAMED SUPERMAN / BATMAN ARTIST FRED RAY

This acrylic-on-artist-board work was the cover art for the December 1971 issue of Civil War Times Illustrated.  A copy of that issue comes with the painting.  Fred Ray is best known for his work on… (141-104). Learn More »

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

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

Illinois commission certificate for Joseph W. Brewster, appointing him a second lieutenant in Company A, 11th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.  Joseph originally enlisted as a private in the… (1054-874). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

We have been lucky enough to acquire two of these scarce instruction sheets for Greene carbines. The carbine was breechloading and Greene’s innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained… (490-1889). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

Greene carbines are rare on the collector’s market. The carbine was breechloading and his innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained a US contract in the late 1850s for only two… (490-1888). Learn More »

FRAMED GROUP OF PENSION AND SANITARY COMMISSION DOCUMENTS

FRAMED GROUP OF PENSION AND SANITARY COMMISSION DOCUMENTS

A nicely present group of five documents in a gilt frame relating to service and pension records. Four of the pieces relate to Solomon Doremus, who served in the 19th NY Militia, which did three… (172-5371). Learn More »

JUNE 23, 1862 EDITION OF DAILY COLUMBUS [GA.] ENQUIRER

JUNE 23, 1862 EDITION OF DAILY COLUMBUS [GA.] ENQUIRER

Thomas Ragland, Proprietor. Volume IV—Number 167. 4 pp., 5 columns, 19 x 12”. Exhibits horizontal fold-mark. Both masthead and column print faded, while remining entirely legible. Else VG, and… (509-60). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR VETERANS’ PENSION ATTORNEY BROADSIDE

CIVIL WAR VETERANS’ PENSION ATTORNEY BROADSIDE

Pensions for disabled U.S. soldiers and soldiers’ widows and orphans began in 1862. The law was extended in 1879 to entitle applicants to arrears dating to the disability, not just the application,… (337-288). Learn More »

$450.00
ON HOLD

THE NEW YORK TIMES, APRIL 27, 1865 WITH BLACK MOURNING BORDER [BATTLE OF SPANISH FORT]

THE NEW YORK TIMES, APRIL 27, 1865 WITH BLACK MOURNING BORDER [BATTLE OF SPANISH FORT]

8 pp., six columns, 15.75 X 22”. Front page with black mourning border for Lincoln assassination. Full coverage of “THE CAMPAIGN IN ALABAMA”, and the final serious action of the war at Mobile… (L3393). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $75.00
ON HOLD

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 7, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 7, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

This is the much sought-after July 7, 1863 edition of the New York Tribune with a large map of Gettysburg on the front page. Articles relating to “The Great Victory” and additional stories… (L15410). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $350.00
ON HOLD

STATE OF CONNECTICUT DOCUMENT - PAY-TABLE OFFICE

STATE OF CONNECTICUT DOCUMENT - PAY-TABLE OFFICE

Dated "Dec. 18th, 1781". Pre-printed form, measuring 5.75 x 6", filled out in ink. Exhibits fold-marks, lightly yellowed, else VG and entirely legible. Text: "Sir….Pay Waterbury Com tee of Supplies… (L13365). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00
ON HOLD

LATE 1880’S PRINT TITLED “BROOKLYN IN 1816”

LATE 1880’S PRINT TITLED “BROOKLYN IN 1816”

The original artwork was done by an artist named Francis Guy in 1820. The print offered here was done by Petri & Pels about 1888. The print is done on book paper and meas. approx. 19.00 x 12.25… (1043-120). Learn More »

SIGNED AND FRAMED GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR PHOTOGRAPH

SIGNED AND FRAMED GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR PHOTOGRAPH

Measuring 22.75 by 24.5 inches overall, this is a nicely presented, framed display, the centerpiece of which is the signed photograph at top left showing McArthur placing a wreath at the flagpole of… (L15569). Learn More »


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VIRGINIA BELT BUCKLE

Face of brass plate has the state seal of Virginia in great detail with a nice rich green patina. High areas still retain original gilt. Slight verdigris is present on some areas. Plate measures 2” x 2 ¾”.  Reverse with saudered hooks is… (215-16). Learn More »

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