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VERY NICE 1902 WEST POINT DIPLOMA FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, LATER COLONEL AND DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL FOR WW1 SERVICE

VERY NICE 1902 WEST POINT DIPLOMA FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, LATER COLONEL AND DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL FOR WW1 SERVICE

Measuring about 16.5 by 21.5 inches this 1902 West Point diploma has wonderful graphics with an eagle and USMA crest on top, draped banners and a vignette at bottom of cadets with artillery pieces on… (200-353). Learn More »

THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND ELIHU ROOT SIGNED COMMISSION FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, SECOND LT., US ARTILLERY (LATER COLONEL AND D.S.M.) 1902

THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND ELIHU ROOT SIGNED COMMISSION FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, SECOND LT., US ARTILLERY (LATER COLONEL AND D.S.M.) 1902

A beautiful parchment commission engraved and printed at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, U.S. Treasury Department, with a wonderful eagle at top and wide panoply of arms and flags at bottom,… (200-351). Learn More »

THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND HOWARD TAFT SIGNED COMMISSION FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, FIRST LT., US ARTILLERY (LATER COLONEL AND D.S.M.) DECEMBER 1907

THEODORE ROOSEVELT AND HOWARD TAFT SIGNED COMMISSION FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, FIRST LT., US ARTILLERY (LATER COLONEL AND D.S.M.) DECEMBER 1907

A beautiful parchment commission engraved and printed at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, U.S. Treasury Department, with a wonderful eagle at top and wide panoply of arms and flags at bottom,… (200-352). Learn More »

$1,150.00
ON HOLD

WARTIME DIARY, PHOTOGRAPHS AND DOCUMENTS OF PRIVATE CHARLES E. LAMB, 23TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

WARTIME DIARY, PHOTOGRAPHS AND DOCUMENTS OF PRIVATE CHARLES E. LAMB, 23TH CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

The first item is a leather-bound diary, dark green in color, chronicling Charles’ service from September 1862 to October 1863 in 114 written pages.  The setting begins in Waterbury, Connecticut at… (1086-01). Learn More »

$2,200.00
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VICKSBURG PAROLE FOR 31ST TENNESSEE SOLDIER

VICKSBURG PAROLE FOR 31ST TENNESSEE SOLDIER

Pre-printed paper meas. approx. 7.50 x 6.50 inches and is filled out in strong period ink. Document is headed “VICKSBURG, MISSISSIPPI, JULY 9th 1863.” Parole is filled out for George W.… (1054-1197). Learn More »

$950.00
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APOTHECARY ADVERTISING BROADSIDE - “DR. WHITNEY’S ELIXIR OF LIFE”

APOTHECARY ADVERTISING BROADSIDE - “DR. WHITNEY’S ELIXIR OF LIFE”

Black on white, 5.875 x 8”. Exhibits slight yellowing, else fine. Text: “Dr. Whitney’s/ Elixer of Life/ A Ready, Safe and Sure Cure for/ Cholera, Morbus, Pain and Sickness of the Stomach… (L15640). Learn More »

$35.00
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APOTHECARY ADVERTISING BROADSIDE - “INSECT POWDER”

APOTHECARY ADVERTISING BROADSIDE - “INSECT POWDER”

Black on white, 7.375 x 5.5”. Exhibits slight yellowing. Else VG plus. Text: “INSECT POWDER./ FOR THE DESTRUCTION OF INSECTS, ANTS, ROACHES, WATER BUGS, GARDEN WORMS, & C/ FOR SALE BY THOMAS… (L15641). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SPECIAL ORDERS REGARDING S.W. BREWER 26th NORTH CAROLINA, WAR SOUVENIR OF CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

CONFEDERATE SPECIAL ORDERS REGARDING S.W. BREWER 26th NORTH CAROLINA, WAR SOUVENIR OF CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

This comes from the grouping of material related to Charles E. Dearing we recently acquired. Dearing served in the 16th Maine from August 1862 to June 1865, rising from the rank of Corporal to… (766-1085). Learn More »

$150.00
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FIRST SERGEANT CHARLES E. DEARING CO. B 16th MAINE DIARY AND NOTEBOOK

FIRST SERGEANT CHARLES E. DEARING CO. B 16th MAINE DIARY AND NOTEBOOK

This is a detail-filled and very interesting notebook used by Charles E. Dearing, 16th Maine, both as diary and as a record book for his duties as First Sergeant of Company B, and as commander of a… (766-1097). Learn More »

$2,000.00
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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH AND SERMON OF ELDER JACOB KING (OF UPSON COUNTY, GA) W/FUNERAL SERMON BY ELDER B.F. THARP

BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH AND SERMON OF ELDER JACOB KING (OF UPSON COUNTY, GA) W/FUNERAL SERMON BY ELDER B.F. THARP

Published by Burke, Boykin & Company, Macon, GA, 1864. Wraps, 31 pp., ills. Faded yellow cover, trimmed in black. Exhibit slight wear and soiling. Elder Jacob King was born in 1796 and passed away… (1030-506). Learn More »

“MOTHER – KEEP THIS,” THE TEMPERANCE PLEDGE OF INGRAHAM SMITH, 121st NEW YORK“MOTHER – KEEP THIS,” THE TEMPERANCE PLEDGE OF INGRAHAM SMITH, 121st NEW YORK

“MOTHER – KEEP THIS,” THE TEMPERANCE PLEDGE OF INGRAHAM SMITH, 121st NEW YORK

A nicely lithographed membership certificate for the “U.S.A. Temperance Union,” sent home by a Union private to his mother, showing that he was behaving himself and avoiding the temptations of… (480-177). Learn More »

1864 NEW YORK SCHOOLGIRL’S JOURNAL INCLUDING WAR REFERENCES, INCLUDING A 140TH NEW YORK SOLDIER’S FUNERAL

1864 NEW YORK SCHOOLGIRL’S JOURNAL INCLUDING WAR REFERENCES, INCLUDING A 140TH NEW YORK SOLDIER’S FUNERAL

Untouched as attic found is this Ogden, New York school girl’s finely penned journal. Faithfully logging her entries each day without exception beginning January 1, 1864, Matie Nichols abruptly… (1054-2063). Learn More »

$250.00
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FRAMED ESCUTCHEON FOR SOLDIER IN THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

FRAMED ESCUTCHEON FOR SOLDIER IN THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

At top center is a large, full color, spread winged eagle sitting on a fascine. His head is turned to the right and in his beak, he holds a ribbon that reads “E PLURIBUS UNUM.” In his right claw… (945-366). Learn More »

FRAMED ESCUTCHEON FOR OFFICER IN THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

FRAMED ESCUTCHEON FOR OFFICER IN THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

At top center is a large, full color, spread winged eagle sitting on a fascine. His head is turned to the right and in his beak, he holds a ribbon that reads “E PLURIBUS UNUM.” In his right claw… (945-367). Learn More »

CIRCA 1852 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE SOCIETE DE CADETS CERTIFICATE FOR WILLIAM OVERALL YAGER

CIRCA 1852 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE SOCIETE DE CADETS CERTIFICATE FOR WILLIAM OVERALL YAGER

William Overall Yager: Virginia Military Institute, Société de Cadets Certificate, circa 1852, one page vellum with ink notations on the verso, 15¾" x 19½", partially printed on vellum, in French.… (846-104). Learn More »

$2,750.00
Originally $3,250.00

FRAMED GEORGE WASHINGTON ENGRAVING

FRAMED GEORGE WASHINGTON ENGRAVING

Very nice lithograph of the father of our country is titled, “WASHINGTON, FROM HOUDON’S BUST”. Engraving was done by A.B. Durand in 1833. Image shows light yellowing from an apparent water… (1032-25). Learn More »

$85.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, APRIL 30, 1864 – FORT PILLOW/RINGGOLD GEORGIA

HARPER’S WEEKLY, APRIL 30, 1864 – FORT PILLOW/RINGGOLD GEORGIA

Vol. VIII—No. 383. 16 pp. [273-288], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features a poem [“April 20, 1864], by Private Miles O’Reilly, with… (L15180A5). Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, APRIL 16, 1864  - NEW YORK METROPOLITAN FAIR

HARPER’S WEEKLY, APRIL 16, 1864 - NEW YORK METROPOLITAN FAIR

Vol. VIII—No. 381. 16 pp. [242-256], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page depiction of the “Floral Department at the Great Fair.”… (L15180B6). Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, DECEMBER 26, 1863 - LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN/ ARMY OF CUMBERLAND

HARPER’S WEEKLY, DECEMBER 26, 1863 - LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN/ ARMY OF CUMBERLAND

Vol. VII—No. 365. 16 pp. [817-832], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features stories and illustrations featuring Schuyler Colfax, Speaker of the House… (L15180UUUU). Learn More »

$45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, JULY 8, 1865 - LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR TRIAL

HARPER’S WEEKLY, JULY 8, 1865 - LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR TRIAL

Vol. IX—No. 445. 16 pp. (417-432), four columns w/ numerous illustrations and cartoons. Exhibits chipping at the left margin. Else VG. Front features full page illustration of the Angel of… (959-16). Learn More »

$65.00
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MODEL 1816 CONE CONVERSION MUSKET TENTATIVELY IDENTIFIED TO 30TH MISSISSIPPI SOLDIER

Musket is a smoothbore .69 single shot muzzleloader in overall good condition. The barrel has a surface that is mostly dark with streaks of lighter areas. The brass blade front sight is mounted on the rear of the front barrel band. There is no rear… (1000-107). Learn More »

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