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1864 CONFEDERATE QUARTERMASTER DOCUMENT

1864 CONFEDERATE QUARTERMASTER DOCUMENT

Preprinted document filled out in light but readable ink. Item meas. approx. 9.75 x 8.00 inches. Document header reads; “RECEIVED AT IN THE FIELD ON THE 18 OF JULY 1864 OF CAPT. B. F. REED A.Q.M.… (998-350). Learn More »

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE, CONFEDERATE GENERAL & SON OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE, CONFEDERATE GENERAL & SON OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Nice strong signature taken from a letter. Clipping meas. approx. 5.00 x 1.50 inches and reads “G. W. CUSTIS LEE, LIEUT. OF ENGRS.” There is a light oval of dark discoloration on the paper but the… (141-93). Learn More »

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL EPPA HUNTON

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL EPPA HUNTON

Nice bold signature taken from a letter. Clipping meas. approx. 3.50 x 2.00 inches and reads “EPPA HUNTON SEPT. 4, 1854.” His findagrave.com biography reads: “Eppa Hunton was born in Fauquier… (141-94). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE MUSTER ROLL SHEET FROM ALABAMA CAMP OF INSTRUCTION, CAMP BUCKNER, TALLADEGA

CONFEDERATE MUSTER ROLL SHEET FROM ALABAMA CAMP OF INSTRUCTION, CAMP BUCKNER, TALLADEGA

This is a Confederate Muster Roll from the Alabama Camp of Instruction at Talladega for period July 1, 1864 to August 1, 1864. Pre-printed form filled in with ink. Sheet measures approximately 17” x… (846-181). Learn More »

HANDWRITTEN LYRICS TO POPULAR CIVIL WAR SONG ‘DO THEY MISS ME AT HOME’, ON NORTH CAROLINA IMPRINTED DOCUMENT AND SIGNED BY SEVERAL CONFEDERATE SURGEONS

HANDWRITTEN LYRICS TO POPULAR CIVIL WAR SONG ‘DO THEY MISS ME AT HOME’, ON NORTH CAROLINA IMPRINTED DOCUMENT AND SIGNED BY SEVERAL CONFEDERATE SURGEONS

Measures 7 ¼” x 9 ½”. 2 pages, ink. “Chief Enrolling Office, 3d District, N.C., Goldsboro, April 30, 1864”.  Shows light wear, staining at the edges. This sentimental ballad was written by… (1054-2349). Learn More »

LITHOGRAPH & MAP OF FORTRESS MONROE

LITHOGRAPH & MAP OF FORTRESS MONROE

Sheet of paper features a lithograph image titled, "Fortress Monroe, Old Point Comfort and Hygeia Hotel, VA". It was produced by E. Sachse & Co. in 1861. Below image is a map titled, "Map of… (1070-245). Learn More »

PRINTED CONFEDERATE GENERAL ORDER #155 OF NOVEMBER 28, 1863

PRINTED CONFEDERATE GENERAL ORDER #155 OF NOVEMBER 28, 1863

Printed General Order deals with accounting details for detachments from regiments who need forage for their animals but do not have a Quartermaster with them. Order is printed on heavy paper stock… (998-345). Learn More »

PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

John S. Mosby Inscribed and Notated Presentation Copy of Mosby's Rangers, presented by the Confederate cavalry commander to his daughter. Mosby has inscribed on the front free endpaper, "To my darling… (846-190). Learn More »

SONGSHEET - "SONGS & BALLADS SUNG BY MISS CATHARINE HAYES"

SONGSHEET - "SONGS & BALLADS SUNG BY MISS CATHARINE HAYES"

Song sheet shows a filigree design on the cover behind the title and a list of songs. It was published by Russell & Tolmann of Boston. Inside is the music and words to the song, "THE CHILD OF THE… (1054-846). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CIRCULAR TITLED FOR ORDNANCE OFFICERS AND SERGEANTS IN THE FIELD

CONFEDERATE CIRCULAR TITLED FOR ORDNANCE OFFICERS AND SERGEANTS IN THE FIELD

Three page printed document that once opened and laid flat meas. approx. 10.00 x 8.00 inches. The document header states that these instructions are issued in place of those published May 20,… (998-333). Learn More »

VERY NICE 1902 WEST POINT DIPLOMA FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, LATER COLONEL AND DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL FOR WW1 SERVICE

VERY NICE 1902 WEST POINT DIPLOMA FOR JOHN P. TERRELL, LATER COLONEL AND DISTINGUISHED SERVICE MEDAL FOR WW1 SERVICE

Measuring about 16.5 by 21.5 inches this 1902 West Point diploma has wonderful graphics with an eagle and USMA crest on top, draped banners and a vignette at bottom of cadets with artillery pieces on… (200-353). Learn More »

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 »


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C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

Drum is a superb untouched attic condition drum. It measures 17 ¾” x 20” dia. The body is painted red with county and state in approx. 1” high letters around the premium hole. The percussion hole insert which was probably bone is missing. The… (M25668). Learn More »

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