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CONFEDERATE SOLDIER POEM - “BREAK THIS GENTLY TO MY MOTHER”

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER POEM - “BREAK THIS GENTLY TO MY MOTHER”

Poem is a facsimile copy of text handwritten in cursive script. Measures 5 ½” x 9 ¾”. Paper has yellowed with age, shows fold creases, scattered smudges and chips on edges, and one small hole on… (282-415). Learn More »

SKETCH OF THE HOME OF GETTYSBURG HERO JOHN BURNS BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

SKETCH OF THE HOME OF GETTYSBURG HERO JOHN BURNS BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. This outstanding sketch shows the residence of Gettysburg hero John Burns who is well-known as the only Gettysburg civilian to… (955-65). Learn More »

SKETCH OF THE TREE WHERE GENERAL REYNOLDS FELL BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

SKETCH OF THE TREE WHERE GENERAL REYNOLDS FELL BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. The view is looking slightly northwest from just outside the McPherson or Herbst Woods. There are several trees in the view… (955-64). Learn More »

SKETCH OF THE FAMOUS COPSE OF TREES AND THE SCENE OF PICKETT’S CHARGE AT GETTYSBURG BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

SKETCH OF THE FAMOUS COPSE OF TREES AND THE SCENE OF PICKETT’S CHARGE AT GETTYSBURG BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. Wonderful sketch showing a man in a dark suit with cane, perhaps the artist himself, walking by the famous Copse of Trees which… (955-63). Learn More »

RARE SKETCH OF THE ROGERS HOUSE ON THE EMMITSBURG ROAD GETTYSBURG BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

RARE SKETCH OF THE ROGERS HOUSE ON THE EMMITSBURG ROAD GETTYSBURG BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. This sketch is looking south down the Emmitsburg Road and shows a reddish brown house with a large bank barn between the house… (955-58). Learn More »

SKETCH OF UNKNOWN HOUSE ON BALTIMORE PIKE WHERE WOUNDED OF THE 9TH MASS BATTERY WERE CARRIED - BY ARTIST & VETERAN OF THE BATTERY, RICHARD HOLLAND

SKETCH OF UNKNOWN HOUSE ON BALTIMORE PIKE WHERE WOUNDED OF THE 9TH MASS BATTERY WERE CARRIED - BY ARTIST & VETERAN OF THE BATTERY, RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. This well drawn sketch has the Baltimore Pike and its rail fence in the foreground. Immediately along the road is a two story,… (955-57). Learn More »

SKETCH OF UNKNOWN HOUSE ON BALTIMORE PIKE WHERE WOUNDED OF THE 9TH MASS BATTERY WERE CARRIED - BY ARTIST & VETERAN OF THE BATTERY, RICHARD HOLLAND

SKETCH OF UNKNOWN HOUSE ON BALTIMORE PIKE WHERE WOUNDED OF THE 9TH MASS BATTERY WERE CARRIED - BY ARTIST & VETERAN OF THE BATTERY, RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. This well drawn sketch has the Baltimore Pike and its rail fence in the foreground. Immediately along the road is a two story,… (955-56). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SKETCH OF THE WEIZNER FARM ON THE TANEYTOWN ROAD BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

GETTYSBURG SKETCH OF THE WEIZNER FARM ON THE TANEYTOWN ROAD BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch shows a farm simply identified as “WEIZNER’S. Sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. The sketch is looking up a farm lane that is lined on each side by a… (955-51). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG SKETCH OF THE SPANGLER FARM WITH ROUND TOPS IN THE BACKGROUND BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

GETTYSBURG SKETCH OF THE SPANGLER FARM WITH ROUND TOPS IN THE BACKGROUND BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This wonderful full page black and white sketch was done from a point on Granite School House Lane, near Powell’s Hill, looking south toward the Spangler farm with the Round Tops rising behind it.… (955-43). Learn More »

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 13, 1863 – RETREAT FROM GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 13, 1863 – RETREAT FROM GETTYSBURG

This is the July 13, 1863 edition of the New York Tribune. A large map of showing the area of operations along the Potomac River is on the front page. Articles “From The Army Of The Potomac” and… (L15414). Learn More »

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 9, 1863 – PURSUIT OF LEE’S ARMY

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 9, 1863 – PURSUIT OF LEE’S ARMY

This is the July 9, 1863 edition of the New York Tribune. Articles include “Fall of Vicksburg” and additional stories covering the details of the successful Vicksburg campaign by General Grant,… (L15411). Learn More »

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 7, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 7, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

This is the much sought-after July 7, 1863 edition of the New York Tribune with a large map of Gettysburg on the front page. Articles relating to “The Great Victory” and additional stories… (L15410). Learn More »

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 6, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

NEW YORK TRIBUNE – JULY 6, 1863 – GETTYSBURG

This is the July 6, 1863 edition of the New York Tribune. Articles relating to “The Great Victory” and additional stories covering the details of the Gettysburg campaign… “The Rebel Army… (L15408). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PATRIOTIC COVER

CIVIL WAR PATRIOTIC COVER

Letter cover with a standing Columbia and flag printed along the left edge. Both are printed in color. Columbia’s left arm is raised pointing to a line of text that reads “NO NORTH, NO SOUTH, NO… (151-108). Learn More »

LARGE ENGRAVING OF PICKETT’S CHARGE & LANTERN SLIDE OF J.F. CHASE

LARGE ENGRAVING OF PICKETT’S CHARGE & LANTERN SLIDE OF J.F. CHASE

Large folded sheet (possibly a tip-out from a book) featuring the “High Water Mark” of the rebellion as well as a list of all the G.A.R. posts in Massachusetts. Created by the Grand Army Record… (635-262). Learn More »

SOLDIER JOURNALS OF PRIVATE/SERGEANT MAJOR O.S. PENNEY, 27TH LOUSIANA INFANTRY

SOLDIER JOURNALS OF PRIVATE/SERGEANT MAJOR O.S. PENNEY, 27TH LOUSIANA INFANTRY

Two small journals, one detailing the civilian activities of O.S. Penney between 1859 and October 1861, the second recording his activities from his enlistment in the 27th Louisiana, 15 March 1863,… (282-413). Learn More »

ARTIST PROOF GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER STATUE BY TERRY JONES

ARTIST PROOF GEORGE ARMSTRONG CUSTER STATUE BY TERRY JONES

Cold cast bronze statue of Union General George Armstrong Custer portrays a superb likeness and shows great detail; it epitomizes the swagger and cockiness of the Union cavalry commander. The… (976-01). Learn More »

ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, VA - DECEMBER 31, 1862

ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, VA - DECEMBER 31, 1862

Volume LXIII/ Number 320. Four pages, 12.25 x 9”, three columns. Exhibits chipping and some paper loss at the extremities, particularly to the second page, which has an approx. 2” x 2” piece… (959-13). Learn More »

ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, VA. - DECEMBER 30, 1862

ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, VA.- DECEMBER 30, 1862

Volume LXIII/ Number 319. Four pages, 12.25 x 9”, three columns. Exhibits light chipping and soiling at the extremities. Else VG and entirely legible. Printed daily, the Alexandria Gazette… (959-14). Learn More »

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

PATENT DOCUMENTS AND LETTERS REGARDING MANUFACTURE OF 3” ORDNANCE RIFLES

This lot consists of five letters written between John Griffen and Samuel Reeves; a legal agreement between Griffen, Reeves, and Emile Geyelin; Samuel Reeves’ copy of Letters Patent 37108 with… (274-204). Learn More »

$15,000.00
Originally $25,000.00


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SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

A Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, Rue de L’Epeon N.6, 1819. French language edition, five volumes in full leather. Gilt ruled spines and decorative design. Black leather title and author labels stamped in gilt. Each volume bears title page… (959-01). Learn More »

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