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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 6, 1863 – GRIERSON’S RAID

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 6, 1863 – GRIERSON’S RAID

Vol. VII—No. 336. 16 pp. [353-368], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features splendid full page action portrait of “Colonel Grierson, Sixth Illinois… (490-867). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 13, 1863 – GRANT / VICKSBURG

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JUNE 13, 1863 – GRANT / VICKSBURG

Vol. VII—No. 337. 16 pp. [369-384], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features story and two illustrations featuring Major-General John Logan and his… (490-866). 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 »

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT & INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE—GENERAL ORDERS No. 66

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT & INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE—GENERAL ORDERS No. 66

Dated “Richmond, May 22, 1863….By order, S. Cooper, adjutant.” 3 pp., 5 x 8”. Exhibits horizontal fold-marks w/foxing along left margin and reverse fold-lines. Else VG. Consist of two parts,… (766-782). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT AND INSPECTOR GENERAL’S OFFICE—GENERAL ORDER No. 104

CONFEDERATE ADJUTANT AND INSPECTOR GENERAL’S OFFICE—GENERAL ORDER No. 104

Dated “Richmond, July 28, 1863….By order of Samuel Cooper, adjutant and Inspector General.” 2 pp. Exhibits foxing of both pages, while remaining entirely legible. Else VG, in protective sleeve.… (766-783). Learn More »

POCKET DIARY OF SGT. AARON E. KILMER, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

POCKET DIARY OF SGT. AARON E. KILMER, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

This is a leather-bound pocket diary measuring about 3 ½” x 5 ½”. The covers and spine are very beat up with the spine being taped.  This journal was kept by Sergeant Aaron E. Kilmer of Company… (516-23). Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6770 is… (L15275). Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6974 is… (L15273). Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6971 is… (L15272). Learn More »

SCRAPBOOK ALBUM OF SOUTHERN POSTCARDS & PHOTOS

SCRAPBOOK ALBUM OF SOUTHERN POSTCARDS & PHOTOS

Album has brown leather cover with embossed design on the front and back. Leather is in fair condition, with some wear all over, but especially on the spine, edges and corners. Leather on spine is… (480-163). Learn More »

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO MEMBER OF 20TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

GROUP OF ITEMS ID’D TO MEMBER OF 20TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

The items in this group are ID’D to Elias B. Buck of Co. B, 20th Pennsylvania Cavalry. The first item in the group is a large, framed, full colored charcoal drawing of Buck in uniform. Framed this… (503-32). Learn More »

LITHOGRAPH — COMMODORE JAMES HENRY GILLIS, USN

LITHOGRAPH — COMMODORE JAMES HENRY GILLIS, USN

Black and white litho, 8 x 11.25”, w/beige matte, trimmed in gold and blue, in white wooden frame, 12.75 x 16.75”, w/ card backing and hang-wire. Exhibit light yellowing of inner matte and… (344-2385). Learn More »

$95.00
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IDENTIFIED GROUP FROM SOLDIER IN 3RD NY LIGHT & 9TH NY HEAVY ARTILLERY

IDENTIFIED GROUP FROM SOLDIER IN 3RD NY LIGHT & 9TH NY HEAVY ARTILLERY

This group contains accoutrements and personal effects of Private William H. Rinehart who served in the 3rd New York Light Artillery and then the 9th New York Heavy Artillery.  Rinehart first… (355-18). Learn More »

1862 LETTER - MINES AND TORPEDOES AT COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI

1862 LETTER - MINES AND TORPEDOES AT COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI

This is a pen & ink report written by an unnamed correspondent for the Chicago Times. The letter is dated “Columbus, Sunday, March 9” [1862]. The correspondent describes in great detail about… (L15271). Learn More »

SUPERB GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - CORPORAL JAMES A. McGALLIARD, CO “B”, 54TH NORTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

SUPERB GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - CORPORAL JAMES A. McGALLIARD, CO “B”, 54TH NORTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

Dated “Williams Port VA/ July the 10th 1863”. To his wife. 2 pp., in ink, on lined paper, 7.75 x 11.5”. Exhibits yellowing & light foxing, ink lightly faded; also fold-marks & light… (897-187). Learn More »

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COLORFUL SOLDIER’S DISCHARGE, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY / V.R.C.

COLORFUL SOLDIER’S DISCHARGE, 17TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY / V.R.C.

This is a framed discharge form (document meas. 7 7/8" x 9 7/8; frame meas. 11 1/2" x 14") that has been enhanced by portions being filled in with red and blue ink. The piece is framed with Plexiglas… (516-26). Learn More »

LETTER SET ABOUT & FROM UNION P.O.W. – 14th NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

LETTER SET ABOUT & FROM UNION P.O.W. – 14th NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

This is a framed set of soldier’s letters regarding a captured New York soldier. The first letter is from a comrade writing to the family and relating Orlando R. Chamberlin’s capture “in front… (526-61). Learn More »

LINCOLN ETCHING BY PIERRE NUYTENS, FOR LINCOLN NATIONAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, 1939

LINCOLN ETCHING BY PIERRE NUYTENS, FOR LINCOLN NATIONAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, 1939

Signed, framed etching, 11 x 14.5”, with beige matte, in black wooden frame, 16/25 x 20.375”, with card backing and hang-wire. Artist signature - Pierre “Nuytens ’39” - in lower right… (L15266). Learn More »

GAR MEMBERSHIP SCROLL, NAVAL POST. 400, DEPARTMENT OF PENNSYLVANIA — ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER

GAR MEMBERSHIP SCROLL, NAVAL POST. 400, DEPARTMENT OF PENNSYLVANIA — ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER

Beige certificate, adorned w/ battle vignettes, measuring 17 X 13.5”, trimmed in gilt, w/gray matte, in black metal frame, 20.25 x 16”. Exhibits three very minor tears, and slight chipping of… (344-2866). Learn More »

PEN & INK SKETCH OF LADY

PEN & INK SKETCH OF LADY

This is a full view of a lady who is wearing a formal, printed dress, as well as a bonnet which is tied under her chin. She is holding a parasol behind her back. Sketch is signed and dated at the… (344-2879). Learn More »


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UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS USED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY AMES MFG. CO., CHICOPEE, MASS.

In 1859 the US Marine Corps regulations changed. The prized Mamaluke style sword was replaced with the same regulation sword used by the Army. This would later be reversed and today the Marines still carry the Mamaluke sword. It is exceedingly rare… (870-52). Learn More »

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