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1862 SOLDIER LETTER - B.F. STALDER, 63RD OHIO INFANTRY

1862 SOLDIER LETTER - B.F. STALDER, 63RD OHIO INFANTRY

4 page letter (1 folded sheet), in ink, measuring 7 3/4" x 12". Fine condition; paper has yellowed with age, with darker shades along fold lines. Scattered small holes along folds as well. All… (633-18). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTERS OF PETER B. SMITH, 13TH VIRGINIA BATALLION LIGHT ARTILLERY & 39TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTERS OF PETER B. SMITH, 13TH VIRGINIA BATALLION LIGHT ARTILLERY & 39TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

Peter B. Smith, born in 1831, enlisted on September 30, 1861 at Camp Huger, Virginia, as a Captain and was commissioned into Co. “K”, 39th Virginia Infantry. He later enlisted on April 1, 1863 at… (801-391). Learn More »

17TH PA CAVALRY DOCUMENTS & LETTERS RELATING TO TROOPER WHO DIED FOLLOWING BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

17TH PA CAVALRY DOCUMENTS & LETTERS RELATING TO TROOPER WHO DIED FOLLOWING BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG

This is a loose-leaf binder containing fourteen letters and documents and one albumen photo of the soldier.  Private Howell Powell enlisted into Co. K, 17th Pa. Cavalry on September 21, 1862. During… (516-11). Learn More »

$495.00
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1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6770 is… (L15275). Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6767 is… (L15274). Learn More »

$40.00
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1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6974 is… (L15273). Learn More »

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

1914 GETTYSBURG ICE AND STORAGE CO. BANK CHECK

Measures 8 ½” x 3 ¼”. Pre-printed First National Bank of Gettysburg business check issued to the Gettysburg Ice and Storage Co. Engraving of the bank at left. Filled out in ink. Check# 6971 is… (L15272). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED GROUP FROM SOLDIER IN 3RD NY LIGHT & 9TH NY HEAVY ARTILLERY

IDENTIFIED GROUP FROM SOLDIER IN 3RD NY LIGHT & 9TH NY HEAVY ARTILLERY

This group contains accoutrements and personal effects of Private William H. Rinehart who served in the 3rd New York Light Artillery and then the 9th New York Heavy Artillery.  Rinehart first… (355-18). Learn More »

1848 MEXICAN WAR LETTER FROM BREV. BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES BANKHEAD, TO COMMODORE MATTHEW PERRY

1848 MEXICAN WAR LETTER FROM BREV. BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES BANKHEAD, TO COMMODORE MATTHEW PERRY

“Copy Letter 13”. Dated “San Diego, 5 June 1848.” 2 pp., in ink, on light blue paper, 12.5 x 8”. Exhibits chipping at the extremities, and light fold marks. Else VG and entirely legible. … (344-3222). Learn More »

17TH PA CAVALRY - TWO DOCUMENTS FOR BLACKSMITH

17TH PA CAVALRY - TWO DOCUMENTS FOR BLACKSMITH

Two pen & ink documents for and about J. K. Gittleman, a blacksmith and farrier in the 17th Pennsylvania Cavalry. The first is dated June 13, 1865, and certifies that he has been mustered and… (516-30). Learn More »

$75.00
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1862 LETTER - MINES AND TORPEDOES AT COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI

1862 LETTER - MINES AND TORPEDOES AT COLUMBUS, MISSISSIPPI

This is a pen & ink report written by an unnamed correspondent for the Chicago Times. The letter is dated “Columbus, Sunday, March 9” [1862]. The correspondent describes in great detail about… (L15271). Learn More »

UNION SOLDIER'S LETTER AND COVER – CORP. JAMES MCDONALD SMITH.  38THPENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA CHARLES CITY CROSS ROADS

UNION SOLDIER'S LETTER AND COVER – CORP. JAMES MCDONALD SMITH. 38THPENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA CHARLES CITY CROSS ROADS

Eight page letter written in black ink on white ruled stationary with embossed "Bath" in upper left corner. Written by James McDonald Smith to his wife in Pittsburgh, PA. An excellent long letter… (889-141). Learn More »

$350.00
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SUPERB GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - CORPORAL JAMES A. McGALLIARD, CO “B”, 54TH NORTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

SUPERB GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - CORPORAL JAMES A. McGALLIARD, CO “B”, 54TH NORTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

Dated “Williams Port VA/ July the 10th 1863”. To his wife. 2 pp., in ink, on lined paper, 7.75 x 11.5”. Exhibits yellowing & light foxing, ink lightly faded; also fold-marks & light… (897-187). Learn More »

MEXICAN WAR ALS FROM U.S. ARMY ADJT. ROGER STONE TO GENERAL WILLIAM WORTH

MEXICAN WAR ALS FROM U.S. ARMY ADJT. ROGER STONE TO GENERAL WILLIAM WORTH

Dated Washington, Nov. 16, 1847. 1 pp., in ink, with reverse page endorsement. Exhibits fold-marks, with two points of fold-line chipping. Else VG plus, and entirely legible. Brevet Brig. Gen. Roger… (344-3220). Learn More »

LETTER SET ABOUT & FROM UNION P.O.W. – 14th NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

LETTER SET ABOUT & FROM UNION P.O.W. – 14th NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

This is a framed set of soldier’s letters regarding a captured New York soldier. The first letter is from a comrade writing to the family and relating Orlando R. Chamberlin’s capture “in front… (526-61). Learn More »

SOLDIER LETTER - LIEUT. COLONEL SAMUEL R. BEARDSLEY, 24TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; WIA GROVETON, VA, 8/28/1862

SOLDIER LETTER - LIEUT. COLONEL SAMUEL R. BEARDSLEY, 24TH NEW YORK INFANTRY; WIA GROVETON, VA, 8/28/1862

Dated “Elmira, Thursday, June 24th, 1861.” 4 pp., in ink, on unlined paper, 8 x 6.5”. Exhibits fold-marks, and slight smudges. Else VG, and entirely legible. Fascinating early-war letter by the… (894-50). Learn More »

$250.00
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LETTER WRITTEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER AFTER BATTLE OF FALLING WATERS, VA, JULY 2, 1861

LETTER WRITTEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER AFTER BATTLE OF FALLING WATERS, VA, JULY 2, 1861

With stunning patriotic flag cover, addressed “To my darling wife”. Dated “Charleston, Va, July 20th ‘61”. 4 pp., in pencil, on line paper, 8 x 5”. Upper left stationery corner, features a… (526-64). Learn More »

$250.00
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AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - S.K. ZOOK, COLONEL 57TH REGIMENT NEW YORK STATE VOLUNTEERS

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - S.K. ZOOK, COLONEL 57TH REGIMENT NEW YORK STATE VOLUNTEERS

Dated “State of New York/ Depot of Volunteer/ cor. White and Elm Streets/ New York City, Oct. 23rd 1861.” 2pp., in ink, 5.125 x 8.25”, one page text, plus endorsements. Exhibits slight soiling… (L14628). Learn More »

$1,400.00
Originally $2,000.00

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - EVANDER M. LAW, BRIGADIER GENERAL, CSA

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED - EVANDER M. LAW, BRIGADIER GENERAL, CSA

Post-war letter dated “Yorkville, SC, Sept. 24, 1890. 2 pp., in ink, on lined paper bearing the letterhead of the “Office of / County School Commissioner / York, County, S.C.” This letter is… (L14625). Learn More »

$400.00
Originally $600.00

PRE-CIVIL WAR AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED — MAJOR GENERAL ALEXANDER HAYES

PRE-CIVIL WAR AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED — MAJOR GENERAL ALEXANDER HAYES

Written as a USMA Cadet. Dated Camp Totten, West Point, N.Y., July 30th 1843. Addressed to Mrs. Eliza Henderson, Mercer County PA. Red sealing wax trace, post-marked “WEST-IGINT/JULY 31/ NY”, with… (L14601). Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $650.00


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FANTASTIC FRAMED COLLECTION OF ARTIFACTS IDENTIFIED TO TWO BROTHERS WHO SERVED IN THE 16TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

The shadow box frame with fancy gold gilt border measures 30” x 26”. The items inside are wired or tacked to the box portion of the frame. Private/Corporal William Lyman of Co. K, 16th Massachusetts Infantry enlisted July 2, 1861 in Cambridge,… (M23736). Learn More »

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