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OCTOBER 1862 SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS FATHER

OCTOBER 1862 SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS FATHER

Dated “Camp Alabama,” Oct. 1, 1862. Addressed to his father. 3 pp. in pencil on lined paper. 6.625 x  8.” Exhibits fold-marks, w/soiled rear-page creases. Writing is lightly while remaining… (945-393). Learn More »

$125.00
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SEPTEMBER 1862 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS YOUNGER BROTHERS

SEPTEMBER 1862 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS YOUNGER BROTHERS

Dated “Camp Alabama Sept. 7th 1862.” Addressed to younger brothers Dempsey and Willy. 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 7.625 x 9.625.” Exhibits fold-marks, soiling on rear page, w/ lightly faded… (945-391). Learn More »

$125.00
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SHEET OF UNCUT CONNECTICUT ARMS COMPANY CHECKS

SHEET OF UNCUT CONNECTICUT ARMS COMPANY CHECKS

This is an uncut sheet of five checks for the Connecticut Arms Co in Norfolk, Connecticut. Each check is pre-printed with the usual text and a blank date of “186_” showing they are wartime. The… (490-2381). Learn More »

G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON - BOLTON POST NO. 471, 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. 1887

G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON - BOLTON POST NO. 471, 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. 1887

Tan colored silk ribbon has navy blue lettering that reads, “BOLTON POST NO. 471, G.A.R. LANSINGBURGH. RE-UNION OF THE 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. AT WATERFORD, AUGUST 26th, 1887". Center of ribbon features… (1094-233). Learn More »

G.A.R. GUEST REUNION RIBBON - BOLTON POST NO. 471, 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. - 1887

G.A.R. GUEST REUNION RIBBON - BOLTON POST NO. 471, 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. - 1887

Light blue colored silk ribbon has black lettering that reads, "GUEST BOLTON POST NO. 471, G.A.R. / LANSINGBURGH. RE-UNION OF THE 115 N.Y.S. VOLS. AT WATERFORD AUGUST 26th, 1887". Image in center is a… (1094-211). Learn More »

REUNION BADGE FOR 136th NEW YORK, 1901

REUNION BADGE FOR 136th NEW YORK, 1901

Badge features a celluloid button with a blue star in the center. Edges of button show a U.S. flag. Hanging from button is a red, white and blue striped silk ribbon with gold lettering that reads,… (224-276). Learn More »

$135.00
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REUNION / MEMORIAL BROCHURE - CO. "C" VETERAN ASSOCIATION, 115th N.Y. VOLS. - 1885

REUNION / MEMORIAL BROCHURE - CO. "C" VETERAN ASSOCIATION, 115th N.Y. VOLS. - 1885

Front page of brochure shows lithograph images of Union soldiers marching with U.S. flag, an artillery piece, and a covered wagon. Inside features pasted stamp type images of McKitterick, Tompkins and… (1094-239). Learn More »

EMOTIONAL EARLY WAR LETTER BY 2nd ALABAMA SOLDIER LATER KILLED AT DALTON, GEORGIA WITH THE 38TH ALABAMA

EMOTIONAL EARLY WAR LETTER BY 2nd ALABAMA SOLDIER LATER KILLED AT DALTON, GEORGIA WITH THE 38TH ALABAMA

Letter is three and three-quarter pages written in period ink that is strong throughout. Text is readable but silverfish have gotten at the paper eating various sections so that the paper looks to… (1054-2226). Learn More »

$450.00
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CORPS BADGE DECORATED COVER & LETTER WRITTEN BY MEMBER OF BERDAN’S SHARPSHOOTERS JOHN C. PAGE – MENTIONS SLEEPING UNDER FIRE AT FREDERICKSBURG - LATER WOUNDED IN THE WILDERNESS

CORPS BADGE DECORATED COVER & LETTER WRITTEN BY MEMBER OF BERDAN’S SHARPSHOOTERS JOHN C. PAGE – MENTIONS SLEEPING UNDER FIRE AT FREDERICKSBURG - LATER WOUNDED IN THE WILDERNESS

Letter is four full pages written on a 5.00 x 8.00 inch sheet of paper in very legible period ink by John C. Page of Company F, 1st Regiment U. S. Sharpshooters. Letter is dated “OLD CAMP VIRGINIA… (1054-2310). Learn More »

$350.00
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EDWIN FORBES PRINT IN ORIGINAL PERIOD FRAME

EDWIN FORBES PRINT IN ORIGINAL PERIOD FRAME

This print is titled “A WATCHED POT NEVER BOILS.” The subject of the print is a young, sleeping, Black boy wearing a forage cap, sack coat and trousers laying on a blanket on the ground. In front… (1100-117). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATE

GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION CERTIFICATE

Issued to Mrs. David A. Buehler (July 12, 1887). 17 x 14.25” Pre-printed Form on light card paper, featuring upper and lower pictorial vignettes w/ miniature bust of Generals Reynolds and Meade. The… (635-443). Learn More »

DISCHARGE PAYMENT DOCUMENT FOR MISSOURI HOME GUARD PRIVATE

DISCHARGE PAYMENT DOCUMENT FOR MISSOURI HOME GUARD PRIVATE

Preprinted document on white paper. Item meas. approx. 8.00 x 10.00 inches and has a smaller document attached. The larger document is in fair condition with masking tape supporting a fold on the… (141-45). Learn More »

1864 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—COL. EBENEZER W. PIERCE, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY—WIA WHITE OAK SWAMP, VA, 6/30/ 1862, TO LT. JOHN M. DEAN, LATER RECIPIENT OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR GALLANTRY AT FORT STEDMAN

1864 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—COL. EBENEZER W. PIERCE, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY—WIA WHITE OAK SWAMP, VA, 6/30/ 1862, TO LT. JOHN M. DEAN, LATER RECIPIENT OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR GALLANTRY AT FORT STEDMAN

Dated “Head quarters 29th Veterans./ January 7th, 1864.” Addressed to Lieut. John M. Deane (Medal of Honor recipient for bravery at Fort Stedman, VA, 3/25/1865}  2 pp. in pencil on lined paper,… (846-344). Learn More »

1865 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - COL. EBENEZER W. PIERCE, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY, WIA WHITE OAK SWAMP, VA, 6/30/1862 – TO LT. JOHN M. DEAN, RECIPIENT OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR GALLANTRY AT FORT STEDMAN

1865 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - COL. EBENEZER W. PIERCE, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY, WIA WHITE OAK SWAMP, VA, 6/30/1862 – TO LT. JOHN M. DEAN, RECIPIENT OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR GALLANTRY AT FORT STEDMAN

Dated “In Camp near Lenoir Tennessee / Nov 1st [& 2nd]. Addressed to Lieut. John M. Deane [Medal of Honor recipient for bravery at Ft. Stedman, VA, 3/25/1865]. 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper… (846-343). Learn More »

1863 SOLDIER LETTER - COL. EBENEZER W. PIERCE, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY TO LT. JOHN M. DEAN, LATER RECIPIENT OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR GALLANTRY AT FORT STEDMAN

1863 SOLDIER LETTER - COL. EBENEZER W. PIERCE, 29TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY TO LT. JOHN M. DEAN, LATER RECIPIENT OF THE MEDAL OF HONOR FOR GALLANTRY AT FORT STEDMAN

Dated “Headquarters 2nd Brigade, 9th Army Corps Sunday P.M. Sept. 20 (1863).” Addressed to Lieut. John M. Deane (Medal of Honor recipient for bravery at Ft. Stedman, VA, 3/25/1865). 4 pp. in ink… (846-342). Learn More »

REMARKABLE GETTYSBURG LETTER COLLECTION OF ELIZA WRIGHT OSBORN, WRITTEN TO HER MOTHER, MARTHA COFFIN WRIGHT OF AUBURN, NY, REGARDING THE WOUNDING AND RECUPERATION OF HER BROTHER, LT. WILLIAM “WILLY” WRIGHT OF COWAN’S BATTERY.

REMARKABLE GETTYSBURG LETTER COLLECTION OF ELIZA WRIGHT OSBORN, WRITTEN TO HER MOTHER, MARTHA COFFIN WRIGHT OF AUBURN, NY, REGARDING THE WOUNDING AND RECUPERATION OF HER BROTHER, LT. WILLIAM “WILLY” WRIGHT OF COWAN’S BATTERY.

A few of the letters are addressed to Eliza’s husband, David Muson Osborne, founder of a successful farm machine company that was an early acquisition of International Harvester, and several are… (L15607). Learn More »

$6,500.00
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EMPORIA [KANSAS] DAILY REPUBLICAN—APRIL 29, 1887

EMPORIA [KANSAS] DAILY REPUBLICAN—APRIL 29, 1887

Vol. 6. 4 pp., 25 x 19.75”, eight columns. Exhibits center horizontal fold-mark, light chipping at the margins. Else VG & entirely legible. In the 1880s tiny Emporia was a two newspaper town,… (998-2134). Learn More »

JENKINS TAVERN, MD, “COMPLAINT” LETTER TO GEN. STEWART VAN VLIET, ACTING CHIEF QUARTERMASTER, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

JENKINS TAVERN, MD, “COMPLAINT” LETTER TO GEN. STEWART VAN VLIET, ACTING CHIEF QUARTERMASTER, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

Dated “30 March 1862.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 7.75” x 9.75. Exhibits fold-marks, light soiling along right margin. Else VG, and entirely legible. This unsigned letter is docketed with… (1107-145). Learn More »

WWI SILVER STAR CHAPLAIN LETTER W/MENTION OF COL. THEODORE ROOSEVELT, JR. — "CHAPLAIN ROBERT WILLIAMS, 26TH U.S. INFANTRY, AMERICAN E.F.”

WWI SILVER STAR CHAPLAIN LETTER W/MENTION OF COL. THEODORE ROOSEVELT, JR. — "CHAPLAIN ROBERT WILLIAMS, 26TH U.S. INFANTRY, AMERICAN E.F.”

Post-1918 Armistice, undated. 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8” by 10.5. Final three pages of four-page letter. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. Text: (26th U.S. Infantry marching to German occupation… (846-261). Learn More »

PRESENTATION SWORD AND POST-WAR PAINTING OF CAPTAIN JOHN U. KREIDLER, 108TH OHIO INFANTRY

PRESENTATION SWORD AND POST-WAR PAINTING OF CAPTAIN JOHN U. KREIDLER, 108TH OHIO INFANTRY

The sword is a non-regulation imported 1850 pattern officer's French manufactured sword. It is 36 ¾ inches overall with a slightly curved 31 3/8-inch blade with a double fuller. The blade appears to… (1043-366). Learn More »

$2,500.00
Originally $2,950.00


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GOLD HAT CORD FROM THE ESTATE OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

During the Civil War, gold hat cords were reserved for general officers, but they were later adopted for wear by members of the G.A.R. on their slouch hats. This one is in excellent condition, with bright color and no wear, abrasions or losses. This… (766-1093). Learn More »

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