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ORIGINAL MID 18TH CENTURY FENCING ENGRAVING BY FRENCH ARTIST P.J.F. GIRAURD

ORIGINAL MID 18TH CENTURY FENCING ENGRAVING BY FRENCH ARTIST P.J.F. GIRAURD

This highly detailed, original engraving is a mid-18th century paper artifact from a French fencing classic titled “Traite des Armes, dedie au Roy” completed by well known French artist P.J.F.… (453-24). Learn More »

ORIGINAL MID 18TH CENTURY FENCING ENGRAVING BY FRENCH ARTIST P.J.F. GIRAURD

ORIGINAL MID 18TH CENTURY FENCING ENGRAVING BY FRENCH ARTIST P.J.F. GIRAURD

This highly detailed, original engraving is a mid-18th century paper artifact from a French fencing classic titled “Traite des Armes, dedie au Roy” completed by well known French artist P.J.F.… (453-23). Learn More »

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY CAPTAIN, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM McKINLEY

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY CAPTAIN, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM McKINLEY

Presented is an excellent military officer’s commission presented to J. F. Reynolds Landis.  Landis’ commission is a high-grade, cream-colored vellum paper and bears the handwritten signature in… (672-06). Learn More »

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A SECOND LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT RUTHERFORD B. HAYES

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A SECOND LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT RUTHERFORD B. HAYES

Presented is an excellent military officer’s commission presented to J. F. Reynolds Landis.  Landis’ commission is a high-grade, cream-colored vellum paper and bears the handwritten signature in… (672-03). Learn More »

PRE-CIVIL WAR SONG SHEET, “UNFURL THE GLORIOUS BANNER, A PATRIOTIC SONG” - 102nd PENNSYLVANIA VOLS. “DUQUESNE GREYS”

PRE-CIVIL WAR SONG SHEET, “UNFURL THE GLORIOUS BANNER, A PATRIOTIC SONG” - 102nd PENNSYLVANIA VOLS. “DUQUESNE GREYS”

Words by Edward J. Allen, music composed by Henry Kleber. Published by H. Kleber & Bro., Pittsburg. Signed in ink, in upper margin, “from Ed, July 1, 1856.” Measuring 9.5 x 13”, the… (503-27). Learn More »

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY FIRST LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT GROVER CLEVELAND

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY FIRST LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT GROVER CLEVELAND

Presented is an excellent military officer’s commission presented to J. F. Reynolds Landis.  Landis’ commission is a high-grade, cream-colored vellum paper and bears the handwritten signature in… (672-05). Learn More »

WILLIAM REYNOLDS’ NAVAL OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS CAPTAIN, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH ANDREW JOHNSON STAMPED SIGNATURE

WILLIAM REYNOLDS’ NAVAL OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS CAPTAIN, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH ANDREW JOHNSON STAMPED SIGNATURE

Presented is an excellent, post Civil War-dated 1866 naval officer’s commission presented to William Reynolds of Lancaster, PA. William was the older brother of General John F. Reynolds of… (672-08). Learn More »

WILLIAM REYNOLDS’ NAVAL OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS COMMANDER, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION AND SIGNED BY ANDREW JOHNSON

WILLIAM REYNOLDS’ NAVAL OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS COMMANDER, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION AND SIGNED BY ANDREW JOHNSON

Presented is an excellent, post Civil War-dated 1866 naval officer’s commission presented to William Reynolds of Lancaster, PA. William was the older brother of General John F. Reynolds of… (672-07). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG C. J. MYERS STORE ENVELOPES

GETTYSBURG C. J. MYERS STORE ENVELOPES

Items date from the 1930's or 1940's. Printed along one edge in large lettering is "SIGNS, Out Door Advertising, Show Cards, Chas. J. Myers, 136 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Penn'a., 'Tell The World… (67-918). Learn More »

18TH CENTURY EUROPEAN MILITARY CAMP PRINTS, CA. 1770-1780s

18TH CENTURY EUROPEAN MILITARY CAMP PRINTS, CA. 1770-1780s

Two  colored lithographs by Georg Balthazar Probst, a noted  late-18th century publisher/illustrator from Augsburg, Germany. These prints, numbered “116” & 117”, are from an unknown 18th… (453-26). Learn More »

CS IMPRINT – TRANSPORTATION OF TROOPS OR FREIGHT

CS IMPRINT – TRANSPORTATION OF TROOPS OR FREIGHT

2 pg. (1 sheet, front & back),  5" x 8".  General Orders No. 2, from the Adjutant and Inspector General’s Office, Richmond, January 3, 1863.  Covers the movement of troops and/or freight by… (460-1022). Learn More »

MEMPHIS APPEAL NEWSPAPER - JUNE 10, 1863

MEMPHIS APPEAL NEWSPAPER - JUNE 10, 1863

One page, double-sided newspaper measuring 20 x 24”, mounted on heavy card paper against a medium gray matte, in shrink wrap. This legendary Memphis newspaper was moved out of  town just prior to… (12-652). Learn More »

THE LIBERATOR - BOSTON, FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 1865

THE LIBERATOR - BOSTON, FRIDAY, MARCH 3, 1865

VOL. XXXV, NO. 9/ WHOLE NO. 1778. 4pp., 6 columns, measuring 25 x 18”. Exhibits fold-marks and light soiling along fold-lines, w/slight chipping & light water-staining along left margin. Else VG… (L13701). Learn More »

ROCHESTER DAILY DEMOCRAT FOR MAY 2, 1865

ROCHESTER DAILY DEMOCRAT FOR MAY 2, 1865

Some of the headlines in this issue are “Plot To Burn Philadelphia,” “About Sherman and his Blunder.” “The Boys Coming Home” and “More of Southern Chivalry.” There are also headlines… (L13708). Learn More »

COMPLETE REPORT ON THE ORGANIZATION AND CAMPAIGNS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, BY GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN

COMPLETE REPORT ON THE ORGANIZATION AND CAMPAIGNS OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC, BY GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN

142 pp., text in double columns, pages trimmed close at right edge. Clean throughout, very fine condition.  This document, one of several variants, was issued for McClellan's 1864 presidential… (337-165). Learn More »

GENERAL JOHN J. PERSHING LITHOGRAPH BY BERNARDT WALL

GENERAL JOHN J. PERSHING LITHOGRAPH BY BERNARDT WALL

Black and white lithograph, measuring 12 x 18”,  double matted in red and white, and mounted in heavy white card with shrink wrapping. “Bernhardt Wall/ 1918/ Copyright” in lower right corner.… (557-04). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $450.00

GENERAL JOHN J. PERSHING LITHOGRAPH BY BERNHARDT WALL

GENERAL JOHN J. PERSHING LITHOGRAPH BY BERNHARDT WALL

Ca. 1918. Black and white litho, measuring 18 x 12”, double matted in red and beige, mounted on heavy white card, with shrink wrapping. Signed in lower right corner by Bernhardt Wall, a prominent… (557-05). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $450.00

MARINE MILITAIRE DES ETATS-UNIS

Printed in French. From Revue Maritime et Coloniale, January, 1863. Printed in Paris by Ch. Lahure. Pages. 425-442. All pages clean & unmarked; very light scattered foxing. Stapled at left… (337-34). Learn More »

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 »

$300.00
Originally $595.00

1862-1863 CIVIL WAR BOUNTY SUBSCRIPTIONS - WEST HEMPFIELD, PA

1862-1863 CIVIL WAR BOUNTY SUBSCRIPTIONS - WEST HEMPFIELD, PA

2pp., lined paper measuring 11.25 & 11.75" in length, and 7.5" in width. Both pages contain a list of names & figures, and begin with the following heading: "We the undersigned agree to pay… (337-159). Learn More »


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MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 114TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

This Model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword is identified to Lieutenant Almyne H. G. Richardson of Company K, 114th Pennsylvania Infantry. The sword is in overall excellent untouched condition. The blade is bright with only very light mottling scattered… (37-289). Learn More »

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