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FIFTH PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES REUNION AT GETTYSBURG NOTICE, 1908

FIFTH PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES REUNION AT GETTYSBURG NOTICE, 1908

This notice informs the veterans of the Fifth Pennsylvania Reserves the details of the 20th anniversary reunion at Gettysburg on July 2-3, 1908. They are given details on the train, hotels and the… (33-672). Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

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 »

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR RECRUITING BROADSIDE – “MOUNTED RIFLE RANGERS”

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,… (565-154). Learn More »

$4,950.00
Originally $5,495.00

SOUTH CAROLINA ESCAPED PRISONER BROADSIDE

SOUTH CAROLINA ESCAPED PRISONER BROADSIDE

This is a nicely framed display featuring a South Carolina handbill from Anderson Court House (now Anderson,) seeking one “Bob Thomas,” a “notorious burglar and horse thief,” who had escaped… (630-09). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

We have been lucky enough to acquire two of these scarce instruction sheets for Greene carbines. The carbine was breechloading and Greene’s innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained… (490-1889). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

Greene carbines are rare on the collector’s market. The carbine was breechloading and his innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained a US contract in the late 1850s for only two… (490-1888). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR VETERANS’ PENSION ATTORNEY BROADSIDE

CIVIL WAR VETERANS’ PENSION ATTORNEY BROADSIDE

Pensions for disabled U.S. soldiers and soldiers’ widows and orphans began in 1862. The law was extended in 1879 to entitle applicants to arrears dating to the disability, not just the application,… (337-288). Learn More »

BROADSIDE – “HEADQUARTERS MILITARY POST, PARIS, KY MAY 5TH 1863”, GENERAL ORDERS NO. 1

BROADSIDE – “HEADQUARTERS MILITARY POST, PARIS, KY MAY 5TH 1863”, GENERAL ORDERS NO. 1

Issued by Col. Ebenezer W. Peirce, 29th Massachusetts Infantry. Assumes command of the Federal forces at this post in compliance with orders received from Maj. Gen. Burnside. Appoints two officers as… (1041-264). Learn More »

PAINTED ESCUTCHEON AND MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO MAJOR WILLIAM LAMBERT OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY & THE 27TH & 33rd NEW JERSEY

PAINTED ESCUTCHEON AND MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO MAJOR WILLIAM LAMBERT OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY & THE 27TH & 33rd NEW JERSEY

At top center is a large, full color, spread winged eagle sitting on a reddish brown fascine at the center of a sunburst and gold stars. Due to paint loss some of the stars are missing. The eagle’s… (945-353). Learn More »

SANITARY POLICE NOTICE FROM SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA, 1892

SANITARY POLICE NOTICE FROM SALEM, NORTH CAROLINA, 1892

This notice reads, “The Commissioners of Salem will meet at the Commissioner’s Hall, on Friday evening, July 15th, 1892, to receive bids for a Sanitary Policeman to serve the remainder of the… (843-03). Learn More »

HILARIOUS 1885 BROADSIDE—“RED HOT AND STILL A HEATING.”

HILARIOUS 1885 BROADSIDE—“RED HOT AND STILL A HEATING.”

Printed by Republic Print Office, Winston, NC, April 1885. Measures 11 x 6”. Mounted securely and handsomely on beige burlap board, 11 x 5.75”. Exhibits fold-marks, light chipping along the edges,… (843-05). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $100.00

"MY FRIENDS" - A UNIONIST POLITICAL BROADSIDE, ATTACKING NEW YORK GOVERNOR HORATIO SEYMOUR

"MY FRIENDS" - A UNIONIST POLITICAL BROADSIDE, ATTACKING NEW YORK GOVERNOR HORATIO SEYMOUR

Ca. 1864. Published and "Sold by the American News Co. 121 Nassau St., N.Y. at 75 cents per hundred," no date. Measuring 8.25 x 11.25", mounted in stiff white card folder, 11 x 14.75". Satirical… (337-82). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $500.00

LIBBY PRISON BROADSIDE, “OFFICERS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY AND NAVY / PRISONERS OF WAR / LIBBY PRISON, RICHMOND VIRGINIA.” (INCLUDING A MAINE COLONEL TAKEN PRISONER AT GETTYSBURG, WHO ESCAPED FROM THE PRISON)

LIBBY PRISON BROADSIDE, “OFFICERS OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY AND NAVY / PRISONERS OF WAR / LIBBY PRISON, RICHMOND VIRGINIA.” (INCLUDING A MAINE COLONEL TAKEN PRISONER AT GETTYSBURG, WHO ESCAPED FROM THE PRISON)

Among officers listed is Colonel Charles W. Tilden, 16th Maine Vols, captured at Gettysburg, who later managed the feat of escaping from Libby. Presented to the State of Rhode Island, By E.E.… (172-4009). Learn More »

POLICY FOR SHIPMENT OF FRAMED ITEMS

POLICY FOR SHIPMENT OF FRAMED ITEMS

Special care is required in the shipment of framed items, both modern and vintage.  Any framed item purchased can be disassembled per customer request, in order to remove the glass.  This means that…. Learn More »

ILLUSTRATED CARTOON “THE LIFE OF JEFF DAVIS”

ILLUSTRATED CARTOON “THE LIFE OF JEFF DAVIS”

This cartoon, The Life of Jeff Davis Illustrated, features 6 panel cartoons. Philadelphia, PA. Six printed pages on one folded sheet measuring 4 1/8" by 17 3/8" with woodblock illustrations of… (337-17). Learn More »

NEW YORK CITY DRAFT RIOTS:  “A GREAT FRAUD” - WORKINGMAN’S PRO-UNION / ANTI-COPPERHEAD BROADSIDE

NEW YORK CITY DRAFT RIOTS: “A GREAT FRAUD” - WORKINGMAN’S PRO-UNION / ANTI-COPPERHEAD BROADSIDE

Published by the N.Y. Workingmen’s Democratic Republican Association; printed by the Loyal Publication Society. Measures 19 x 11.5”,  mounted on green mat, in modern black frame measuring 19 x… (337-218). Learn More »

CIRCA 1910’S “UNCLE TOM’S CABIN” BROADSIDE

CIRCA 1910’S “UNCLE TOM’S CABIN” BROADSIDE

Double-sided playbill, measuring 18 x 6”, yellowed & chipped along top & bottom margins. Horizontal fold marks with a one inch tear along one margin. Colorfully written period text: … (344-1620). Learn More »

CIRCULAR TO THE PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, WASHINGTON, NOV. 1. EDGAR COWAN, THOS. E. FRANKLIN, E. C. HUMES

CIRCULAR TO THE PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS, WASHINGTON, NOV. 1. EDGAR COWAN, THOS. E. FRANKLIN, E. C. HUMES

3 pp., 7.5 x 11". Lightly soiled, with slight foxing. Very important circular announcing that to Pennsylvania troops that the federal government had determined by Nov. 1, 1861 veterans would be… (L11507). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00

G.A.R. HANDBILL - "CAMP FIRE BY CUSTER POST. NO. 6….OF BALTIMORE CITY.."

G.A.R. HANDBILL - "CAMP FIRE BY CUSTER POST. NO. 6….OF BALTIMORE CITY.."

Double-sided bill, measuring 8.5 x 5.5". Lightly yellowed, with chipped upper right corner. Else VG & entirely legible. The announced "Camp Fire" is to take place at Cross Street Market Hall,… (337-184). Learn More »


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PAIR OF DIARIES IDENTIFIED TO 15TH CONNECTICUT SOLDIER

This pair of diaries was kept by Private Henry Denton Pardew of Company F, 15th Connecticut Volunteers. The first diary covers 1864 and the second 1865. Most entries are in period ink and are several sentences long while some of the entries near the… (846-197). Learn More »

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