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SONG SHEET – YES! I WOULD THAT THE WAR WERE OVER

SONG SHEET – YES! I WOULD THAT THE WAR WERE OVER

As the Civil War dragged on, patriotic songs such as this became very popular. This song sheet was published in 1863 by Winner & Co. of Philadelphia. Words and music by Alice Hawthorne. First… (998-442). Learn More »

$20.00
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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 »

$3,825.00
Originally $4,950.00

INVOICE FOR SUPPLIES TO JOHNSON’S ISLAND SIGNED BY MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

INVOICE FOR SUPPLIES TO JOHNSON’S ISLAND SIGNED BY MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Large invoice (11” x 17”) filled out in ink.  Invoice is for foodstuffs received at Sandusky, Ohio, for the Confederate prisoners at Johnson’s Island prisoner of war camp. Dated February 29,… (224-323). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE COPYRIGHT — W.J. HARDEE/ HARDEE’S RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS

CONFEDERATE COPYRIGHT — W.J. HARDEE/ HARDEE’S RIFLE AND INFANTRY TACTICS

Congress of the Confederate States of America. “An Act to grant a special copyright to W. J. Hardee and S.H. Goetzel, for Hardee’s Rifle and Infantry Tactics. “ One page printed document, 9.5 x… (1000-1657). Learn More »

FRAMED BROADSIDE – THE ELEGANT HORSE TOM, PRINTED IN GETTYSBURG, 1847

FRAMED BROADSIDE – THE ELEGANT HORSE TOM, PRINTED IN GETTYSBURG, 1847

Poster advertising the stud services of a horse named Tom, who, “Will stand for service during the present season, as follows: Commencing on Saturday the 24th ist. at the stable of Wm. Chronister,… (410-149). Learn More »

$1,000.00
Originally $1,250.00

FRAMED 1897 LITHOGRAPH OF LINCOLN SKETCH BY JOSEPH DECAMP

FRAMED 1897 LITHOGRAPH OF LINCOLN SKETCH BY JOSEPH DECAMP

This lithograph of President Lincoln done by artist Joseph DeCamp was published by Louis Prang in 1897, The bust portrait was copied by DeCamp from the beardless photograph of Lincoln taken by Preston… (172-5297). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE TO DEFEND AGAINST LEE’S GETTYSBURG ADVANCE

CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE TO DEFEND AGAINST LEE’S GETTYSBURG ADVANCE

This extremely rare and likely unique surviving original recruiting broadside was actually posted in Philadelphia’s 24th Ward shortly before the Battle of Gettysburg. With its’ patriotic message… (565-155). Learn More »

$4,950.00
Originally $5,495.00

19TH CENTURY MINIATURE PORTRAIT ON IVORY OF PRUSSIAN OFFICER

19TH CENTURY MINIATURE PORTRAIT ON IVORY OF PRUSSIAN OFFICER

Image is housed in an oval brass frame with a tortoise shell back. Officer is dressed in a white coat with red and gold stand-up collar. He wears several medals and a sash. Portrait miniatures first… (L15563). Learn More »

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN POLICE FILE

WORLD WAR TWO GERMAN POLICE FILE

File is the original taken from a police station by someone at the end of World War Two. The file is on one Erich Stock who was born September 28, 1905 and who lived in an area southwest of Hanover,… (954-24). Learn More »

CW SHEET MUSIC—THE BATTLE-CRY OF FREEDOM

CW SHEET MUSIC—THE BATTLE-CRY OF FREEDOM

By George F. Root. Published by Root & Cady, Chicago, IL, 1862. 6 pp., 10.25 x 13.25” Exhibits slight soiling and chipping of left margin. Else VG. This song was perhaps the major Union musical… (998-441). Learn More »

$25.00
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CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC - TRAMP! TRAMP! TRAMP!: THE PRISONERS HOPE

CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC - TRAMP! TRAMP! TRAMP!: THE PRISONERS HOPE

By George F. Root. Published by Root & Cady, Chicago, ILL, 1864. 6 pp. Exhibits light chipping of left margin & very light foxing of the front cover. Else clean and VG plus, in protective… (998-431). Learn More »

$25.00
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CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC – “KINGDOM COMING”

CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC – “KINGDOM COMING”

By Henry C. Work. Published by Root & Cady, Chicago, Ill, 1863. 6 pp. Exhibits very slight soiling along lower edge, and very slight water-staining of the upper right corner. Else VG plus, crisp… (998-435). Learn More »

$25.00
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CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC - DRUMMER BOY OF SHILOH

CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC - DRUMMER BOY OF SHILOH

By Will S. Hays, author of “I’m Looking For Him At home.” Published by D.P. Faulus, 223 Main Street, Louisville, KY, 20th edition, n.d. 8 pp. Exhibits very light soiling round the margins; two… (998-419). Learn More »

$55.00
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CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC - “THE MOUNTED RIFLEMAN.”

CIVIL WAR SHEET MUSIC - “THE MOUNTED RIFLEMAN.”

Words and Music by S.F. Flint and A. Sedgewick. Published by H.N. Hempstead, Milwaukee, WI, 1864. 6 pp. Slight traces of front cover foxing. Else near fine. In protective sleeve w/white card.  … (998-420). Learn More »

$25.00
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PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

Dated January 24, 1865, Huntsville, AL. Pre-printed form/ “To all who shall see these presents, greeting:” This certificate promotes George W. Thompson to the rank of corporal in Co. “K”, 21st… (998-470). Learn More »

PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER- TELEGRAPH

PATRIOTIC LETTER COVER- TELEGRAPH

Letter cover is made from yellow paper with a printed image of a telegraph office. Lettering reads, “SECOND EDITION / IMPORTANT NEWS / ANOTHER GREAT BATTLE EXPECTED SOON / STORMING OF MANASSES GAP!… (998-666). Learn More »

PRE-PRINTED FORM NO. 27 FOR TRANSFER OF QUARTERMASTER STORES, FORT HERMAN, KY

PRE-PRINTED FORM NO. 27 FOR TRANSFER OF QUARTERMASTER STORES, FORT HERMAN, KY

Dated June 1, 1863.  Nicely filled out for lots of equipment w/condition of each noted. Meas. 10” x 16”. Signed by Lt. B.F. Marshall R.Q.M. 111th Illinois Infantry. Folds, otherwise… (L15508). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SUTLER SCRIPT – 153rd NEW YORK VOLS.

CIVIL WAR SUTLER SCRIPT – 153rd NEW YORK VOLS.

Script is printed on yellow cardstock. Front has wording that reads, “153rd REG’T N.Y. VOLUNTEERS, GOOD FOR 25 CENTS IN SUTLERS STORES ONLY H.M. GALE, SUTLER.” Reverse has an image of a number… (998-833). Learn More »

1854 US NAVAL ACADEMY DOCUMENT SIGNED BY LOUIS M. GOLDSBOROUGH, SUPERINTENDENT; SERVED AS REAR ADMIRAL DURING CIVIL WAR

1854 US NAVAL ACADEMY DOCUMENT SIGNED BY LOUIS M. GOLDSBOROUGH, SUPERINTENDENT; SERVED AS REAR ADMIRAL DURING CIVIL WAR

“Extract from the Class Reports and Conduct Roll of the U.S. Naval Academy, for the Month of January 1854 furnished for the information of Parents and Guardians,” for midshipman R. Sutherland, of… (337-300). Learn More »

DOUBLE SIDED FRAMED DISPLAY OF 20 CIVIL WAR COMMEMORATIVE STAMPS

DOUBLE SIDED FRAMED DISPLAY OF 20 CIVIL WAR COMMEMORATIVE STAMPS

This is a set of 20 full color 32 cent US stamps issued by the US Postal Service in the 1990’s. The stamps are one complete sheet with a header that reads “CIVIL WAR” over “1861 THE WAR… (954-70). Learn More »


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ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE – “MOUNTED RIFLE RANGERS”

This totally original, visually stunning Civil War recruiting broadside represents the pinnacle of the genre. The wonderful woodcut at the broadside’s center depicts a cavalryman atop his mount, complete in Hardee hat and raised saber. The vignette… (565-154). Learn More »

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