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CONFEDERATE SPECIAL ORDERS: HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA SIGNED BY LEE’S A.A.G. WALTER H. TAYLOR – BROUGHT HOME BY QM SGT. CHARLES E. DEARING, 16TH MAINE

CONFEDERATE SPECIAL ORDERS: HEADQUARTERS DEPARTMENT OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA SIGNED BY LEE’S A.A.G. WALTER H. TAYLOR – BROUGHT HOME BY QM SGT. CHARLES E. DEARING, 16TH MAINE

This document bears the bold, ink signature of Lt. Col. Walter H. Taylor ( 1838-1916.) Taylor was an “FFV” and VMI graduate who joined Robert E. Lee’s staff as Assistant Adjutant General, but… (766-1084). Learn More »

16th MAINE QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT’S WARRANT FOR CHARLES E. DEARING SIGNED BY CHARLES TILDEN, CAPTURED AT GETTYSBURG AND ESCAPED FROM LIBBY

16th MAINE QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT’S WARRANT FOR CHARLES E. DEARING SIGNED BY CHARLES TILDEN, CAPTURED AT GETTYSBURG AND ESCAPED FROM LIBBY

Officers received their rank and authority on the basis of commissions from the government. Regimental non-commissioned officers (corporals and sergeants) received theirs from the regiment’s… (766-1080). Learn More »

DAN SICKLES SIGNATURE & LITHOGRAPH

DAN SICKLES SIGNATURE & LITHOGRAPH

This leaf of paper featuring a hand written inscription by Dan Sickles was taken from the book, “New York at Gettysburg”, which includes the final report by the New York Monuments Commission about… (L14695). Learn More »

“MOTHER – KEEP THIS,” THE TEMPERANCE PLEDGE OF INGRAHAM SMITH, 121st NEW YORK“MOTHER – KEEP THIS,” THE TEMPERANCE PLEDGE OF INGRAHAM SMITH, 121st NEW YORK

“MOTHER – KEEP THIS,” THE TEMPERANCE PLEDGE OF INGRAHAM SMITH, 121st NEW YORK

A nicely lithographed membership certificate for the “U.S.A. Temperance Union,” sent home by a Union private to his mother, showing that he was behaving himself and avoiding the temptations of… (480-177). Learn More »

SIGNED LETTER FROM FITZHUGH LEE TO ABNER DOUBLEDAY REGARDING GETTYSBURG

SIGNED LETTER FROM FITZHUGH LEE TO ABNER DOUBLEDAY REGARDING GETTYSBURG

A very nice, typed letter on letterhead from the office of the Governor of Virginia by Fitzhugh Lee to Abner Doubleday, addressed cordially to “My Dear General,” signed in ink by Lee and with a… (1084-01). Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $2,250.00

$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

CONFEDERATE AUTOGRAPH / NOTE — GENERAL ROBERT BROOKE VANCE

CONFEDERATE AUTOGRAPH / NOTE — GENERAL ROBERT BROOKE VANCE

1 page, 3.75 x 5.25”, on lined paper in ink. Text: “Send me 1 sett Surgl Hist of War/ R.B. Vance” Robert Brooke Vance was an elder brother of North Carolina governor who became Colonel of the… (L14298). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $100.00

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 »

FRAMED IMAGE & SIGNATURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS

FRAMED IMAGE & SIGNATURE OF JEFFERSON DAVIS

Ornate frame houses a glass plate lithograph image and a signature card of Davis that reads, “VERY RESPECTFULLY YOURS, JEFFERSON DAVIS OCT. 27, 1858”. Brown suede mat with marbled inserts surround… (630-08). Learn More »

FRAMED AUTOGRAPH CARD AND CDV OF GENERAL JULIUS STAHEL, MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

FRAMED AUTOGRAPH CARD AND CDV OF GENERAL JULIUS STAHEL, MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

Stahel (1825-1912) was born in Hungary and immigrated to the United States in the wake of the failed war for Hungarian independence in 1848. Lieutenant colonel of the 8th New York at Bull Run, he was… (1054-878). Learn More »

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

William Duncan had a very interesting record in an active company of cavalry that he came to command, seeing action in numerous scouts and small engagements as well as pitched battles such as… (1054-882). Learn More »

IMPORTANT 1863 SURGEON’S LETTER OF DISABILITY FOR COL. CHARLES T. COLLIS, 114TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

IMPORTANT 1863 SURGEON’S LETTER OF DISABILITY FOR COL. CHARLES T. COLLIS, 114TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

8x10”, ADS, in ink. Excellent condition, fold lines. This letter sidelined Collis for the Battle of Gettysburg! Collis was born in Ireland in 1838. Awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for… (1054-2233). Learn More »

1876 INTERNAL REVENUE TAX FORM SIGNED BY CS GEN. LAFAYETTE MCLAWS

1876 INTERNAL REVENUE TAX FORM SIGNED BY CS GEN. LAFAYETTE MCLAWS

7 ¾” x 7” document signed; imprinted United States Internal Revenue tax form printed on pink paper with vignettes. 1876 Dealer in Manufactured Tobacco. Signed in ink, “L. McLaws”, as… (1054-2318). Learn More »

$300.00
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1863 LETTER SIGNED BY A.L. RUSSELL, ADJUTANT GENERAL OF PENNSYLVANIA

1863 LETTER SIGNED BY A.L. RUSSELL, ADJUTANT GENERAL OF PENNSYLVANIA

1 page, pre-printed and ink. 5”x8”. Excellent condition, fold lines. Dated June 29th, 1863, Headquarters, Pennsylvania Militia, Adjutant General’s Department, Harrisburg. To Henry Johnson in… (1054-2250). Learn More »

$95.00
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2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

Illinois commission certificate for Joseph W. Brewster, appointing him a second lieutenant in Company A, 11th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.  Joseph originally enlisted as a private in the… (1054-874). Learn More »

MANUSCRIPT DOCUMENT 1864 20TH CORPS QUARTERMASTER STORES, SIGNED BY BRIG. GEN. ALPHEUS WILLIAMS

MANUSCRIPT DOCUMENT 1864 20TH CORPS QUARTERMASTER STORES, SIGNED BY BRIG. GEN. ALPHEUS WILLIAMS

Signed by Brig. Gen. Alpheus S. Williams. Document is not preprinted but formed from two 15.5” x 12” sheets folded and stitched in center. Gives a list of supplies needed by Headquarters and the… (L14745). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $150.00

SIGNED AND FRAMED GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR PHOTOGRAPH

SIGNED AND FRAMED GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR PHOTOGRAPH

Measuring 22.75 by 24.5 inches overall, this is a nicely presented, framed display, the centerpiece of which is the signed photograph at top left showing McArthur placing a wreath at the flagpole of… (L15569). Learn More »

MECHANICS NATIONAL BANK CHECK SIGNED BY JOSEPH WHEELER, 1901

MECHANICS NATIONAL BANK CHECK SIGNED BY JOSEPH WHEELER, 1901

Check is dated July 20th, 1901 for Mechanic’s National Bank of New York. Check is signed by Joseph Wheeler and is made out to Wheeler’s daughter Annie Wheeler (July 31, 1868 – April 10,1955),… (1030-64). Learn More »


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CS 3.67 INCH 6 LB. SPHERICAL SHELL RECOVERED ON CULPS HILL AND CONVERTED INTO AN OIL LAMP, FROM THE DANNER MUSEUM COLLECTION

Among the most prized Civil War collectables are the artillery shells from the famed Danner Museum, which was located on Baltimore Street in Gettysburg.  This example is a Confederate 6-pound (3.67 inch) spherical shell, likely fired by Lantham’s… (1078-01). Learn More »

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