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JUNE 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

JUNE 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON LIEUT. ADAM KREPS, CO “A”, 67TH REGT. U.S.C.T., serving in Louisiana. Dated “West Newton, June 21 1864. 3 pp. in ink online paper, 8 x 10”. Exhibits fold-marks and… (945-498). Learn More »

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APRIL 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

APRIL 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON LIEUT. ADAM KREPS, CO. “A”, 67TH REGT. U.S.C.T., serving in Louisiana. Dated “West newton April 4, 1864. 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper. 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper 7.75… (945-497). Learn More »

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APRIL 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

APRIL 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON LIEUTENANT ADAMS KREPS, CO “A”, 67TH REGT. U.S.C.T. Dated “West Newton, April 1, 1864”. 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75”. Exhibits fold-marks and soiling on… (945-496). Learn More »

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MARCH 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

MARCH 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 67TH REGT. USCT

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON LIEUTENANT ADAM KREPS, CO. “A”, 67TH REGT. U.S.C.T. Dated “West Newton, March 7, 1864.”  3 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75” Exhibits fold-marks & soiling… (945-495). Learn More »

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FEBRUARY 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY

FEBRUARY 1864 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, serving in Tennessee. Dated “West Newton, Feb. 20th 1864.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75”. [Includes one page letter to… (945-494). Learn More »

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GROUP OF FIVE CIVIL WAR LETTERS WRITTEN BY LYMAN W. HAMLIN, 32ND PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY REGIMENT (3RD PA RESERVES)

GROUP OF FIVE CIVIL WAR LETTERS WRITTEN BY LYMAN W. HAMLIN, 32ND PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY REGIMENT (3RD PA RESERVES)

Lyman enlisted in June 1861 as a Private and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in November of that year.  He was discharged due to disability in November 1862.  According to the American Civil… (1053-37). Learn More »

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SOLDIER LETTERS—1st LIEUT. BENJAMIN WRIGHT, CO. “I”, 10TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

SOLDIER LETTERS—1st LIEUT. BENJAMIN WRIGHT, CO. “I”, 10TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

Four letters, dated, “Camp 10th C. V., Dec. 21, 22, 24 & 25th December, St. Augustine Fla.”.  Addressed to wife “Dear Abbie.”  These letters run consecutively, written in ink on unlined… (1054-2302). Learn More »

1862 LETTER WITH PRESENTATION OF SHOULDER STRAPS TO CAPT. SAMUEL B. SHERER OF JENKS’ CO. OF INDEPENDENT ILLINOIS CAVALRY, FROM FELLOW CAVALRYMEN

1862 LETTER WITH PRESENTATION OF SHOULDER STRAPS TO CAPT. SAMUEL B. SHERER OF JENKS’ CO. OF INDEPENDENT ILLINOIS CAVALRY, FROM FELLOW CAVALRYMEN

2 pages, 8” x 12”, in ink. Dated Iuka, Tishomingo County, Mississippi, September 4, 1862. Captain S. B. Sherer: As you are about to leave us, we feel it is a privilege to present to you these… (1054-2315). Learn More »

DOCUMENT APPOINTING ATTORNEY TO ACT FOR MISSOURI HOME GUARD PRIVATE

DOCUMENT APPOINTING ATTORNEY TO ACT FOR MISSOURI HOME GUARD PRIVATE

Preprinted document on white paper. Item meas. approx. 8.25 x 7.00 inches. Paper is in nice condition. The document is a Power of Attorney appointing John M. Richardson to act for George Bowman who… (141-46). Learn More »

LETTERS OF THOMAS E. SHERMAN, ONE OF THE LAST SURVIVING WITNESSES OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION, WITH COPY OF OBITUARY CONTAINING HIS FIRST-PERSON ACCOUNT

LETTERS OF THOMAS E. SHERMAN, ONE OF THE LAST SURVIVING WITNESSES OF THE LINCOLN ASSASSINATION, WITH COPY OF OBITUARY CONTAINING HIS FIRST-PERSON ACCOUNT

Small archives containing 14 pieces, dating from 1925-26, letters either ALS or TS, by Thos. Sherman, copies or letters sent to and from noted writer Henry L. Stoddard. The contents of most of them… (337-299). Learn More »

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GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN LETTER WRITTEN BY CAPT. WILLIAM H. MICKLE, 134TH NEW YORK, WOUNDED IN ACTION ON JULY 1!

GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN LETTER WRITTEN BY CAPT. WILLIAM H. MICKLE, 134TH NEW YORK, WOUNDED IN ACTION ON JULY 1!

Originally part of a large archive of letters, both during and post-Civil War, diaries, photos, and other documents. 2 pages, 7 1/2 x 9 3/4, in ink, written by William H. Mickle, to his fiancee,… (1054-2271). Learn More »

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UNION SOLDIER LETTER & COVER - MAINE SOLDIER JAMES SCOTT

UNION SOLDIER LETTER & COVER - MAINE SOLDIER JAMES SCOTT

Dated “Memphis, Tenn., June 15th, 1863.” Envelope address: “Lyman Colden/ Casco/ Cumberland Co./ Maine.” Salutation “Friend Lyman.” Text: “I take the present opportunity of writing a few… (L15657). Learn More »

JUNE 17, 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN MURPHREESBORO - MENTION OF GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN

JUNE 17, 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN MURPHREESBORO - MENTION OF GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN

FROM J.F. KREPS TO WIFE. Dated “Camp near Murfreesboro / Wednesday June 17th 1863.” 6 pp., in ink on lined paper. 7.75 x 9.75”. Exhibits fold-marks. Else VG. In protective sleeve. Accompanied by… (945-488). Learn More »

JUNE 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN MURPHREESBORO, WITH MENTIONS OF SOLDIER SONS (77TH PA, 15TH PA CAVALRY)

JUNE 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN MURPHREESBORO, WITH MENTIONS OF SOLDIER SONS (77TH PA, 15TH PA CAVALRY)

FROM J.F. KREBS TO “WIFE & CHILDREN.” Dated “Camp near Murfreesboro / June 8th 1863.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75”. Exhibits fold-marks & slight soiling on  lower… (945-487). Learn More »

MAY 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN MURPHREESBORO, WITH MENTIONS OF SOLDIER SONS

MAY 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PENNSYLVANIA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN MURPHREESBORO, WITH MENTIONS OF SOLDIER SONS

FROM J.F. KREPS TO "DEAR WIFE & CHILDREN". Dated “Camp near Murfreesboro/ May 20th 1863.” 6 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75.” Exhibits fold-marks & slight soiling on fold-marks,… (945-486). Learn More »

MAY 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY

MAY 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS DURING PA REGIMENTAL COMMISSION VISIT TO ROSECRANS' ARMY

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON GEORGE. Dated “Camp near Murfreesboro/ May 17th 1863. 6 pp. in ink, on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75.” Exhibits fold-marks, front page fold-marks lightly soiled. Else VG and… (945-485). Learn More »

MAY 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS WHILE ENROUTE TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN TENNESSEE

MAY 1863 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS WHILE EN ROUTE TO ROSECRANS' ARMY IN TENNESSEE

FROM J.F. KREPS TO “DEAR WIFE AND CHILDREN.” Dated “Louisville, May 13th 1863.”  2 pp. in ink on lined blue “Hotel Louisville” letterhead paper, 7.5. 9.75.” Exhibits fold-marks and… (945-484). Learn More »

JUNE 1862 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO HIS WIFE

JUNE 1862 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO SOLDIER SON SERVING IN 77TH PENNSYLVANIA

FROM J.F. KREPS TO SON FRANK [77TH PA]. Dated “West Newton [PA], June 5th 1862.” 4 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5 x 8.” Somewhat fragile w/light chipping along fold-lines—front page w/archival… (945-483). Learn More »

AUGUST 1861 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO HIS WIFE

AUGUST 1861 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO HIS WIFE

FROM J.F. KREPS TO WIFE ELIZA. Dated, “Aug. 17, 1861/ Washington City.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8 x 9.75.” Exhibits fold-marks and one or two patches of slight foxing. Else VG and… (945-482). Learn More »

AUGUST 1861 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO HIS WIFE

AUGUST 1861 CIVIL WAR LETTER FROM LEBANON, PA RESIDENT JACOB FORNEY KREPS TO HIS WIFE

FROM J.F. KREPS TO “DEAR WIFE.” Dated “Harrisburg/ August 7, 1861.” 3 pp. in ink, on lined paper, 8 x 9.75.” Exhibits fold-marks and a few light patches of foxing. Else VG and entirely… (945-481). Learn More »


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PAINTING ON MASON BOARD OF THE SPRINGS HOTEL AT GETTYSBURG

This painting is similar to a print of the Springs Hotel done by J. C. Davis for famous Gettysburg historian John B. Bachelder. The print was used by Bachelder in two of his books, “Popular Resorts, and How to Reach Them” and “Gettysburg: What… (P13188). Learn More »

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