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LETTER SIGNED BY SECRETARY OF WAR SIMON CAMERON

LETTER SIGNED BY SECRETARY OF WAR SIMON CAMERON

“War Department / Washington, July 6, 1861.” Addressed to Mayor Henry, Philadelphia, Pa. Directs and authorizes Messrs. Dale, Rose & Co. of his city to “forward to the care of the commander… (699-03). Learn More »

US ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT MORNING REPORTS LEDGER BOOK FOR THE 213TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, COMPANIES B, C, D, E, F

US ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT MORNING REPORTS LEDGER BOOK FOR THE 213TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY, COMPANIES B, C, D, E, F

Used from August 1, 1865 through Nov. 12, 1865 by Surgeon John M. Dickson. Dickson enlisted 3/14/63 as Assistant Surgeon of the 93rd Pennsylvania Infantry, mustering out on 10/27/64. He then is… (821-29). Learn More »

1863 COVER ADDRESSED TO REVEREND SAMUEL W. EATON, CHAPLAIN, 7TH REGT. WISCONSIN VOLS.

1863 COVER ADDRESSED TO REVEREND SAMUEL W. EATON, CHAPLAIN, 7TH REGT. WISCONSIN VOLS.

The cover was directed to Eaton in Washington, D.C., with 3 cent pre-printed stamp. Cancellation is partial with town in Wisconsin unknown. Date Dec. 14. Eaton enlisted July 2, 1862 as Chaplain and… (L14785). Learn More »

14TH NEW JERSEY PAY VOUCHER - SGT. HENRY MCADAMS & PVT. JAMES GLOVER

14TH NEW JERSEY PAY VOUCHER - SGT. HENRY MCADAMS & PVT. JAMES GLOVER

This document has multiple vertical folds and when opened meas. approx. 39.50 inches long x 10.75 inches wide. Once completely folded it meas. approx. 4.00 x 10.75 inches. The document is preprinted… (460-1378). Learn More »

THE NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 25, 1865 [SHERMAN’S GRAND REVIEW]

THE NEW YORK HERALD, MAY 25, 1865 [SHERMAN’S GRAND REVIEW]

8 pp., 22.5 X 15.5, six columns. Exhibits slight yellowing and chipping of left margins. Else VG and entirely legible. Total front page coverage of the famed grand review of Sherman’s western army… (L14347). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD SHEET MUSIC FOR “DO THEY THINK OF ME AT HOME”

CIVIL WAR PERIOD SHEET MUSIC FOR “DO THEY THINK OF ME AT HOME”

This sheet music was published in 1861 by the Diston Co. of Boston. It contains the words and music titled “DO THEY MISS ME AT HOME” with words by J. E. Carpenter and music by C. W. GLOVER. The… (668-12). Learn More »

SIGNATURE – CS GEN. ALFRED MOORE SCALES; WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE AND GETTYSBURG

SIGNATURE – CS GEN. ALFRED MOORE SCALES; WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE AND GETTYSBURG

Clear ink signature on 5 ½” x 2 7/8” piece of paper.  “A M Scales / Greensboro / NC”.  Excellent condition; slight age yellowing. Alfred Moore Scales was born on November 26, 1827 in… (L14627). Learn More »

POLICY FOR SHIPMENT OF FRAMED ITEMS

POLICY FOR SHIPMENT OF FRAMED ITEMS

Special care is required in the shipment of framed items, both modern and vintage.  Any framed item purchased can be disassembled per customer request, in order to remove the glass.  This means that…. Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD SHEET MUSIC FOR “YEAR OF JUBILEE OR KINGDOM HAS COME” BY AN ARTIST LISTED AS “SAMBO”

CIVIL WAR PERIOD SHEET MUSIC FOR “YEAR OF JUBILEE OR KINGDOM HAS COME” BY AN ARTIST LISTED AS “SAMBO”

This sheet music was published in 1862 by H. M. Higgins of Chicago. It contains the words and music for the song titled “YEAR OF JUBILEE OR KINGDOM HAS COME” with words and music by someone who… (668-06). Learn More »

THE NEW YORK HERALD, SEPTEMBER 12, 1863 [LITTLE ROCK & CHARLESTON]

THE NEW YORK HERALD, SEPTEMBER 12, 1863 [LITTLE ROCK & CHARLESTON]

8pp, 22 x15.5, six columns. Front page features large centered map: “Important Military Operations in Arkansas. Occupation of Little Rock—Scene of the Double Movement of the Union Forces Under… (L14392). Learn More »

THE NEW YORK TIMES, APRIL 27, 1865 [BATTLE OF SPANISH FORT]

THE NEW YORK TIMES, APRIL 27, 1865 [BATTLE OF SPANISH FORT]

8 pp., six columns, 15.75 X 22”. Full coverage of “THE CAMPAIGN IN ALABAMA”, and the final serious action of the war at Mobile and Spanish Fort. Additional headlines: “The Capture of Mobile… (L3393). Learn More »

SCULPTURE OF A U.S. SPANISH-AMERICAN INFANTRYMAN, CA. 1900, BY CARL KAUBA

SCULPTURE OF A U.S. SPANISH-AMERICAN INFANTRYMAN, CA. 1900, BY CARL KAUBA

Cast bronze figure of US Infantryman in kneeling position, firing an 1899 Remington 30-40 caliber carbine. Figurine measures 5.75” in height, anchored on granite base, 6 x 4 x 2”; exhibits… (413-20). Learn More »

LARGE PERIOD ADVERTISEMENT FOR ROGERS’ SCULPTURES

LARGE PERIOD ADVERTISEMENT FOR ROGERS’ SCULPTURES

This large paper advertisement meas. approx. 13.75 x 17.00 inches and depicts twelve of John Rogers’ sculpture groups. Each depiction comes with an explanation of the scene. The works described… (337-284). Learn More »

GEN. JOSEPH WHEELER/ SPANISH AMERICAN WAR CALLING CARD

GEN. JOSEPH WHEELER/ SPANISH AMERICAN WAR CALLING CARD

White one-sided card, 2.75 x 1.375”, with following printed inscription: “Joseph Wheeler / Waldorf Astoria……United States Army.” Card is slightly yellowed, with pair of glue markings… (195-149). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $100.00

MEZZO-TINT ENGRAVING OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

MEZZO-TINT ENGRAVING OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN

By Samuel Sartain. Published by Samuel Sartain, Philadelphia 1860. Black and white oval engraving, measuring 3 x 4.75”, on white card backing, measuring 11.75 x 9.5”, with facsimile “A.… (337-246). Learn More »

LITTLE BIG HORN - MILITARY EXPEDITION AGAINST THE SIOUX INDIANS. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES. EX. DOC. NO. 184

LITTLE BIG HORN - MILITARY EXPEDITION AGAINST THE SIOUX INDIANS. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES. EX. DOC. NO. 184

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1876. 63pp., 8vo. A rare and important report not in Dustin or Carroll. Begins with report of Secretary of War J. D. Cameron: "….The recent reports… (337-133). Learn More »

$1,000.00
Originally $1,250.00

1876 CONGRESSIONAL DOCUMENT - CUSTER MASSACRE

1876 CONGRESSIONAL DOCUMENT - CUSTER MASSACRE

MESSAGE  FROM  THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES,  JULY 13, 1876…..INFORMATION IN RELATION TO THE HOSTILE DEMONSTRATIONS OF THE SIOUX INDIANS,  AND THE DISASTER TO THE FORCES UNDER GENERAL… (337-132). Learn More »

$1,000.00
Originally $1,250.00

CALL FOR THE EXECUTION OF JEFFERSON DAVIS. SOLDIERS CONVENTION IN PHILADELPHIA

CALL FOR THE EXECUTION OF JEFFERSON DAVIS. SOLDIERS CONVENTION IN PHILADELPHIA

U.S. House of Representatives , 39th Congress, 1st Session, Mis. Doc. 121. June 15, 1866. 10pp., measuring 5.75 x 9". Glued left margin. Very Slight soiling along top edge. Else VG plus. This… (337-145). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $150.00

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - 1864 VETO MESSAGE REGARDING ACT TO ESTABLISH A VETERAN'S SOLDIERS HOME

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - 1864 VETO MESSAGE REGARDING ACT TO ESTABLISH A VETERAN'S SOLDIERS HOME

Richmond: February 1, 1864. Single sheet, 2 pp., signed in type. Measures 5 3/4" x 9 1/2". Minor edge chipping; light age yellowing, mostly at edges. Dated handwritten in pencil, "Feb 11, … (337-158). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $125.00

1776 DS – MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP SCHUYLER

1776 DS – MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP SCHUYLER

Framed document signed by a Revolutionary War general.  Dated “Feb 21st 1776”, the visible portion of the document measures 6 ¾” x 1 ¾”.  Included in the frame is an engraving of Schuyler… (766-12). Learn More »


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COMPLETE AND IDENTIFIED BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES UNIFORM

This rare and unique uniform belonged to Corporal William Stephens of Co. I, 23rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry also known as “BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES.” The uniform consists of jacket, vest, trousers and gaiters. The dark blue jacket is trimmed with… (433-06). Learn More »

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