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BATTLE OF THE LITTLE BIG HORN - LETTER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR

BATTLE OF THE LITTLE BIG HORN - LETTER OF THE SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR

Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1876. 44th Congress, 1st Session, Senate. Ex. Doc. 52, April 26, 1876. 8vo., 12pp. VG plus.  A rare report; OCLC locates just three copies [Yale; Clarke… (337-131). Learn More »

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… (L13365). Learn More »

BROADSIDE CIRCULAR - "LOYAL PUBLICATION SOCIETY"

BROADSIDE CIRCULAR - "LOYAL PUBLICATION SOCIETY"

One page, 5.25" x 8.25", mounted on heavy beige paper. N.p., n.d. This circular appeals to Union men in the Reconstruction south to join in refuting the political arguments of unreconstructed rebels.… (337-80). Learn More »

$87.50
Originally $125.00

1900 CONGRESSIONAL REPORT REGARDING ESTABLISMENT OF NATIONAL MILITARY PARK AT STONES RIVER, TN

1900 CONGRESSIONAL REPORT REGARDING ESTABLISMENT OF NATIONAL MILITARY PARK AT STONES RIVER, TN

US House of Representatives, 56th Congress, 1st Session. Report No. 606. March 13, 1900. 3 pp., measuring 5.75 x 9". This bill, like its predecessors establishing national parks at the battlefields of… (337-143). Learn More »

CONGRESSIONAL CIRCULAR - ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTHDAY OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN: A PETITION ASKING THE CREATION OF A NATIONAL HOLIDAY

CONGRESSIONAL CIRCULAR - ANNIVERSARY OF THE BIRTHDAY OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN: A PETITION ASKING THE CREATION OF A NATIONAL HOLIDAY

US House of Representatives, 43rd Congress, 1st Session, Mis.Doc. no. 148. February 21, 1874. 1 pp., measuring 5.75 x 9". VG. One of the first serious petitions for a national holiday honoring… (337-138). Learn More »

CIRCULAR TO THE PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, WASHINGTON, NOV. 1. EDGAR COWAN, THOS. E. FRANKLIN, E. C. HUMES

CIRCULAR TO THE PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, WASHINGTON, NOV. 1. EDGAR COWAN, THOS. E. FRANKLIN, E. C. HUMES

3 pp., 7.5 x 11". Lightly soiled, with slight foxing. Very important circular announcing that to Pennsylvania troops that the federal government had determined by Nov. 1, 1861 veterans would be… (L11507). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00

1863 ISSUE OF BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER AND ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL - ABRAHAM LINCOLN

1863 ISSUE OF BROUGHTON'S MONTHLY PLANET READER AND ASTROLOGICAL JOURNAL - ABRAHAM LINCOLN

Philadelphia, April , May & June 1863. Vol. 4, No. 2. 4pp., measures 9 x 5.75". Astrology pertaining to President Lincoln, and predictions for the "Fate of the Nation for April, May, and June… (337-115). Learn More »

MICHIGAN COMMANDERY WAR PAPER #27

MICHIGAN COMMANDERY WAR PAPER #27

Paper bound 16 page booklet entitled "Personal Reminiscences…of the Battle of Shiloh" by Jacob H. Smith, Capt. 19th US Infantry. This paper was delivered before the Michigan MOLLUS in 1894. We have… (DMB216B). Learn More »

1900 CONGRESSIONAL REPORT - ESTABLISHMENT OF FREDERICKSBURG AND ADJACENT NATONAL BATTLEFIELDS

1900 CONGRESSIONAL REPORT - ESTABLISHMENT OF FREDERICKSBURG AND ADJACENT NATONAL BATTLEFIELDS

March 20, 1900. 4pp. This document reports back the House, with approval, the details of Bill No. 5044 which proposed to set apart "6,000 acres in Spottsylvania County, VA., embracing the area on… (337-144). Learn More »

G.A.R. HANDBILL - "CAMP FIRE BY CUSTER POST. NO. 6….OF BALTIMORE CITY.."

G.A.R. HANDBILL - "CAMP FIRE BY CUSTER POST. NO. 6….OF BALTIMORE CITY.."

Double-sided bill, measuring 8.5 x 5.5". Lightly yellowed, with chipped upper right corner. Else VG & entirely legible. The announced "Camp Fire" is to take place at Cross Street Market Hall,… (337-184). Learn More »

RETIREMENT OF LT. COLONEL ALEXANDER WEBB-CONGRESSIONAL REPORT N.158, 54TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION, FEB. 4, 1896

RETIREMENT OF LT. COLONEL ALEXANDER WEBB-CONGRESSIONAL REPORT N.158, 54TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION, FEB. 4, 1896

U.S. Government Printing Office, 4pp.  Although this report deals with Gen. Webb in particular, it has wider application when considering the plight of the many regular officers who were… (337-59). Learn More »

$52.50
Originally $75.00

"REBEL TERMS OF PEACE!" - UNION STATE OF MAINE POLITICAL BROADSIDE

"REBEL TERMS OF PEACE!" - UNION STATE OF MAINE POLITICAL BROADSIDE

Ca. 1864. Broadside measures 9.5 x 7.375", attractively mounted in heavy, shrink-wrapped white card, measuring 15 x 11.75". This broadside was printed to drum up support for state Union candidates in… (552-74). Learn More »

1864 ELECTION ANTI-GEN. McCLELLAN CARTOON

Printed in black & white on card measuring 3.5" x 2.125", mounted on heavy yellow card paper. Titled "Biddy Lamenting the Result of the Election", the cartoon features a chubby woman seated at a… (337-69). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $250.00

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - REPORT RELATIVE TO THE CONDITION OF VIRGINIA SICK AND WOUNDED SOLDIERS

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - REPORT RELATIVE TO THE CONDITION OF VIRGINIA SICK AND WOUNDED SOLDIERS

Richmond: William F. Ritchie, State printer. 1862. 5 pp., removed from a larger edition. Fainting offsetting of library hand-stamp at rear blank. Measures 5 3/4" x 9". Minor staining around… (337-157). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - Letcher, John. GOVERNOR'S COMMUNICATION TRANSMITTING HIS LETTER TO PRESIDENT LINCOLN, 1863

CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - Letcher, John. GOVERNOR'S COMMUNICATION TRANSMITTING HIS LETTER TO PRESIDENT LINCOLN, 1863

Richmond: William Ritchie, State printer, 1863. Doc. No. XXI, 7pp. Condition: very lightly yellowed round the edges, small half-inch water stain lower right corner. Governor Letcher's letter pertained… (337-193). Learn More »

1862 CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - RESOLUTIONS OF FLORIDA

1862 CONFEDERATE IMPRINT - RESOLUTIONS OF FLORIDA

Doc. No. X. Richmond: William Ritchie, State printer, 1863. 33pp., measuring 5.125 x 8.75". Lightly yellowed round the margins, while exhibiting tiny intermittent specks, and small light… (337-186). Learn More »

VERY RARE SERIES OF 10 HAND WATER-COLORED LITHOGRAPHS DEPICTING THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE CRIMEA, C1854-55

VERY RARE SERIES OF 10 HAND WATER-COLORED LITHOGRAPHS DEPICTING THE BRITISH ARMY IN THE CRIMEA, C1854-55

Published by Paul and Dominic Colnaghi with copyright dates of 1855 and 1856. Mounts vary slightly but image size on all is 17¼" x 11½". Each plate numbered and titled "Colnagi's Authentic Scenes".… (548-121). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $350.00

CARVED BONE HEART - 138TH PENNSYLVANIA

CARVED BONE HEART - 138TH PENNSYLVANIA

This is a heart shaped piece of animal bone. It is 1 3/8 inch high. Both sides have a single line border with dots along the outline of the heart. On side has the letter 'G' and the other has '138 PV'… (20-2666). Learn More »

$350.00
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AUGUST KOLLNER ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR SKETCH OF A HORSE - 'MILITARY CAMP'

AUGUST KOLLNER ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR SKETCH OF A HORSE - 'MILITARY CAMP'

Pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. 7" x 4.5", mounted on paper to an overall size of 10.25" x 8.75". Unsigned. "Pottsville, Pa / Sept. 1863" lower left corner. Margin note reads "Sketched by /… (557-03). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $950.00

RARE ALEXANDER GARDNER AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

RARE ALEXANDER GARDNER AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED

Dated Washington, DC 15th April, 1878. Pre-printed letter-head: "The / Washington Beneficial Endowment Association / of the District of Columbia…". One page letter written in ink on lined paper… (337-181). Learn More »


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WARTIME UNIFORM AND SLOUCH HAT IDENTIFIED TO THE MAJOR OF THE 16TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

This group consists of a double-breasted frock coat, sash, slouch hat, and shirt belonging to Major Charles E. Pearce. These items were purchased from the family of Major Pearce by the late, well-known Civil War collector and dealer James Stamatelos… (163-107). Learn More »

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