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NATIONAL HOMESTEAD AT GETTYSBURG ORPHANAGE GOOD CONDUCT CARD

NATIONAL HOMESTEAD AT GETTYSBURG ORPHANAGE GOOD CONDUCT CARD

Dated “May 25, 1872.” Pre-printed  white card, 3.25 x 2.5”. Inscribed to “Master David Dukes””, authorized by J.C. Burns. Two tiny spots on blank reverse. Otherwise pristine.… (195-198). Learn More »

NATIONAL HOMESTEAD AT GETTYSBURG ORPHANAGE GOOD CONDUCT CARD

NATIONAL HOMESTEAD AT GETTYSBURG ORPHANAGE GOOD CONDUCT CARD

Dated “May 25, 1872.” Pre-printed white card, 3.25 x 2.5.” Inscribed to “Master Charley Henning”, authorized by J.C. Burns. Two tiny spots on blank reverse. Otherwise pristine. Text: (Master… (195-197). Learn More »

CW REGIMENTAL PROMOTION WARRANT - SGT. CLARENCE HART, 135TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

CW REGIMENTAL PROMOTION WARRANT - SGT. CLARENCE HART, 135TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Pre-printed form, 15 x 10”, dated “Capitol Hill, Sept. 22nd 1862”, signed by regimental commander, Col. James R. Porter. This warrant (“To all whom shall see these present, greetings”)… (1025-03). Learn More »

SOLDIER LETTER — PRIVATE THOMAS LANCASTER, CO. “E”, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

SOLDIER LETTER — PRIVATE THOMAS LANCASTER, CO. “E”, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Dated “Nashville, Tennessee, January 4, 1863.” From Private Lancaster to sister “Hannah Thomas, Quakerstown, Bucks County, PA.” 14 pp., in ink, on lined paper, 8 x5”. Exhibits horizontal… (945-349). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SUTLER’S SCRIP – 14TH MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY $1 EXCHANGE CERTIFICATE

CIVIL WAR SUTLER’S SCRIP – 14TH MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERY $1 EXCHANGE CERTIFICATE

H.B. Sheldon Sutler, 14th Massachusetts Regiment Heavy Artillery. $1.00 Exchange Certificate.  Green tint; at center in an arch in block letters, “H. B. SHELDON.” At left  is Massachusetts Arms,… (998-268). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR SUTLER’S SCRIP – 2ND NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY 25 CENT EXCHANGE CERTIFICATE

CIVIL WAR SUTLER’S SCRIP – 2ND NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY 25 CENT EXCHANGE CERTIFICATE

D.L. Sheldon Sutler, 2nd Regiment New York Heavy Artillery. 25¢; Exchange Certificate. Pink tint with “D.L. SHELDON.” In an arch at lower center.  At the left Continentals dig in artillery… (998-267). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG 150th ANNIVERSARY STATUE OF LEE & MEADE BY TERRY JONES

GETTYSBURG 150th ANNIVERSARY STATUE OF LEE & MEADE BY TERRY JONES

Specially commissioned Terry Jones resin Battle of Gettysburg 150th Anniversary statue featuring Generals Lee and Meade. Hand painted by local Gettysburg artist! Measures approx. 12" high, 13.25" wide… (M25705). Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1858 ADAMS COUNTY MAP, PROFESSIONALLY CONSERVED

ORIGINAL 1858 ADAMS COUNTY MAP, PROFESSIONALLY CONSERVED

This map of Gettysburg and surrounding Adams County is the version that was utilized by General Robert E. Lee during the Gettysburg Campaign. It was the only large-scale map of the Gettysburg region… (945-58). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

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

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 »

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 »


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PATRIOTIC BOWIE KNIFE ID’D TO MEMBER OF 28TH NEW JERSEY

Overall this knife measures 14” long. The blade of this knife is in very good condition. Its surface is bright and the edge is near perfect. The surface of the blade has some fine scratches and dull rubbing marks from being cleaned and drawn from… (30-2017). Learn More »

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