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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

FRAMED PORTRAIT OF A MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP, 15th PA CAVALRY

FRAMED PORTRAIT OF A MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP, 15th PA CAVALRY

This is a period pen and ink sketch with a watercolor wash that is likely based on a crayon portrait or solar enlargement, a technique using a photograph to produce a more formal looking artist’s… (945-370). Learn More »

FRAMED ORIGINAL HAND COLORED 1806 ENGRAVING OF THE DEATH OF NELSON AT TRAFALGAR

FRAMED ORIGINAL HAND COLORED 1806 ENGRAVING OF THE DEATH OF NELSON AT TRAFALGAR

An original hand colored stipple engraving published in 1806. Nelson reaffirmed British naval supremacy by his defeat of the combined French and Spanish fleets off Cadiz in 1805, but at the cost of… (1032-58). Learn More »

$500 VIRGINIA AND TENNESSEE RAIL ROAD COMPANY BOND SIGNED BY CS MAJ. GEN. WILLIAM MAHONE

$500 VIRGINIA AND TENNESSEE RAIL ROAD COMPANY BOND SIGNED BY CS MAJ. GEN. WILLIAM MAHONE

Measures 12” x 8 ½”, ornately engraved. Dated December 2, 1869. Signed in ink “Wm Mahone” as President. Punch cancellation affecting signature of Trustee, and hole cancellations affection… (1054-1199). Learn More »

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED CONFEDERATE “EXECUTIVE OFFICE” DOCUMENT

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED CONFEDERATE “EXECUTIVE OFFICE” DOCUMENT

Dated “Executive Office [over crossed-out “Department of State”], Richmond, Jan. 18, 1865 / To the Secretary of the Treasury.” Pre-printed government form, 9.5 x 7. 625”, on blue, lined… (215-17). Learn More »

CARD AUTOGRAPHED BY 6TH CORPS GENERAL MARTIN T. MCMAHON

CARD AUTOGRAPHED BY 6TH CORPS GENERAL MARTIN T. MCMAHON

Item is a 3.50 x 2.00 inch card boldly signed in pencil “M. T. McMAHON, BVT. MAJ. GENL. 6TH ARMY CORPS” in three lines. Card has some light surface dirt and wear from age and storage but the… (P13167). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $175.00

GENERAL LEE & GENERAL JACKSON WALL PLAQUES

GENERAL LEE & GENERAL JACKSON WALL PLAQUES

Gold colored matching plaques are made of glazed chalkware. One shows a bust view of General Lee, while the other shows a bust view of General Jackson. While hanging, the generals are facing each… (1032-72). Learn More »

23RD PENNSYLVANIA VOLS., BIRNEY'S ZOUAVES-PAINTING OF THE REGIMENTAL MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG

23RD PENNSYLVANIA VOLS., BIRNEY'S ZOUAVES-PAINTING OF THE REGIMENTAL MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG

Ca. 1900. This monument was dedicated in August 1886 and is located on North Slocum Ave. Executed in grey/green water color, signed "M.L.G." in lower left corner, measuring 12 x 17". Single matted in… (L10318). Learn More »

$250.00
Originally $325.00

HARPER'S WEEKLY - DECEMBER 19, 1863; GETTYSBURG CONTENT

HARPER'S WEEKLY - DECEMBER 19, 1863; GETTYSBURG CONTENT

Front cover with pair of lithographs "The Laird Ram "El Monassir'” & “'El Toussen'” seized by the British Govt.". Great full page litho "The Drummer Boy of Our Regiment - Eight War Scenes".… (L10078). Learn More »

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - UNITED STATES REPRESENTATIVES

The following signatures are all on signature cards and are not clipped from documents. Each card is pasted to a sheet from an autograph album. The cards generally measure 3” x 1.75”. These… (215-). Learn More »

FANTASTIC FRAMED DRAWING OF THE BATTLE OF DRAINSVILLE DONE BY GETTYSBURG CARTOGRAPHER EMMOR B. COPE

FANTASTIC FRAMED DRAWING OF THE BATTLE OF DRAINSVILLE DONE BY GETTYSBURG CARTOGRAPHER EMMOR B. COPE

This wonderful and detailed drawing shows the meeting engagement on December 20, 1861 between a brigade of Pennsylvania Reserve regiments under Brig. Gen. E. O. C. Ord and a mixed Confederate force… (1054-2733). Learn More »

THE GOVERNOR OF CONNECTICUT PROCLAIMS A DAY OF PENITENCE AND PRAYER SET FOR APRIL 14, 1865: THE DAY OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINATION!

THE GOVERNOR OF CONNECTICUT PROCLAIMS A DAY OF PENITENCE AND PRAYER SET FOR APRIL 14, 1865: THE DAY OF LINCOLN’S ASSASSINATION!

A nicely matted and framed proclamation by William A. Buckingham, Governor of Connecticut dated March 15, 1865, setting a day of, “public Humiliation, Fasting and Prayer” for Friday, April 14,… (1054-1190). Learn More »

1880 DEMOCRATIC TICKET FLYER, WAYNE COUNTY IOWA

1880 DEMOCRATIC TICKET FLYER, WAYNE COUNTY IOWA

Printed, single-sided, 12.75 x 3.25. Titled “Democratic Ticket, 1880.” Listing Presidential and Vice Presential candidates Winfield Scott Hancock and William H. English, Seventh District… (1054-2152). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 2, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 2, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

Headquarters Department of Washington, Office Provost Marshal General, Defences North of Potomac, Washington, D.C. May 29, 1865. All barrooms and places where intoxicating liquors are sold within the… (1041-59). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

Headquarters Department of Washington, Office Provost Marshal General, Defences North of Potomac, Washington, D.C. May 27, 1865. Orders all barrooms and places where intoxicating liquors are sold to… (1041-62). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

BROADSIDE – GENERAL ORDER NO. 1, SALE OF ‘INTOXICATING LIQUORS’

Headquarters Department of Washington, Office Provost Marshal General, Defences North of Potomac, Washington, D.C. May 27, 1865. Orders all barrooms and places where intoxicating liquors are sold to… (1041-61). Learn More »


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