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PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

Dated January 24, 1865, Huntsville, AL. Pre-printed form/ “To all who shall see these presents, greeting:” This certificate promotes George W. Thompson to the rank of corporal in Co. “K”, 21st… (998-470). Learn More »

STATE OF ILLINOIS OFFICER COMMISSION - 1ST LIEUTENANT JOHN H. MILLER, 116TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS”

STATE OF ILLINOIS OFFICER COMMISSION - 1ST LIEUTENANT JOHN H. MILLER, 116TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS”

Dated August 17, 1864. Pre-printed form, “To All To Whom These Presents Shall Come,” etc. Measuring 14.75” x 9.5”, w/black trimmed borders, signed by Secretary of State O.M. Hatch and Allen C… (998-469). Learn More »

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1854 US NAVAL ACADEMY DOCUMENT SIGNED BY LOUIS M. GOLDSBOROUGH, SUPERINTENDENT; SERVED AS REAR ADMIRAL DURING CIVIL WAR

1854 US NAVAL ACADEMY DOCUMENT SIGNED BY LOUIS M. GOLDSBOROUGH, SUPERINTENDENT; SERVED AS REAR ADMIRAL DURING CIVIL WAR

“Extract from the Class Reports and Conduct Roll of the U.S. Naval Academy, for the Month of January 1854 furnished for the information of Parents and Guardians,” for midshipman R. Sutherland, of… (337-300). Learn More »

SIGNATURE - GENERAL WILLIAM T. SHERMAN

SIGNATURE - GENERAL WILLIAM T. SHERMAN

Firm bright signature on white card, 3.125 x 2” – “W. T. Sherman / General.” Not dated. Included on a double sided scrap book page of social invitations (“Miss Low requests the pleasure of… (337-289). Learn More »

SIGNED WAR DATE DOCUMENT – BRIG. GEN. EDWARD W. HINCKS

SIGNED WAR DATE DOCUMENT – BRIG. GEN. EDWARD W. HINCKS

In ink, on 4 7/8” x 7 ¾” stationary, ‘Office Acting Assistant Provost Marshal General, STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE, Concord”. Dated Jan 1, 1864 and directed to Lt. Col. J. W. Carr, regarding… (746-17). Learn More »

INVOICE OF ORDNANCE AND ORDNANCE STORES, DATED MARCH 1863, SIGNED BY LIEUT. J.M. RORTY OF 1st NY LIGHT ARTILLERY, KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

INVOICE OF ORDNANCE AND ORDNANCE STORES, DATED MARCH 1863, SIGNED BY LIEUT. J.M. RORTY OF 1st NY LIGHT ARTILLERY, KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

This document is an invoice of Ordnance and Ordnance stores turned over by Lieut. J.M. Rorty at Falmouth to Capt. R.D. Petitt, Commander of Battery “B”, 1st NY Artillery. Items include spur… (410-172). Learn More »

1862 DOCUMENT SIGNED BY BVT. BRIG. GEN. JAMES F. RUSLING

1862 DOCUMENT SIGNED BY BVT. BRIG. GEN. JAMES F. RUSLING

Brevet Brigadier General James F. Rusling War-Date document dated December 12th, 1862 and signed, “James F. Rusling / Capt & a.q.m”. Letter is written on very desirable “Headquarters… (746-22). Learn More »

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CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF JOHN W. GEARY

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF JOHN W. GEARY

Signature in ink reads, “YOURS TRULY, JNO W GEARY, BVT MAJ GENL”. Writing is entirely legible. On clipped paper that measures 3 ¼” X 2”. Paper has yellowed in areas. Ink remains dark. John… (L15454). Learn More »

FRAMED PROMOTION SERGEANT’S WARRANT FOR ST. THOMAS J. MCCALL OF CO.  H, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

FRAMED PROMOTION SERGEANT’S WARRANT FOR ST. THOMAS J. MCCALL OF CO. H, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Dated March 16, 1865. Signed by their Colonel and Brevet Brig. General William J. Palmer (founder of Colorado Springs, CO). McCall served from 8/22/62 as a Private until his promotion to Corporal on… (945-296). Learn More »

POST-WAR LEDGER STYLE BILL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG HERO ALEXANDER S. WEBB

POST-WAR LEDGER STYLE BILL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG HERO ALEXANDER S. WEBB

Ruled paper bill that meas. approx. 8.50 x 14.00 inches. Both sides of the page are filled out in ink and list items bought by the College of the City of New York from Elmer & Amend Importers and… (410-230). Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF FRANK WHEATON

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF FRANK WHEATON

Signature in ink reads, “F.WHEATON. BRIG GEN VOLS”. Signature is entirely legible. On clipped paper that measures 1” X 3”. Paper has yellowed in areas. Ink remains dark. Frank (Francis)… (829-12). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR DATE DOCUMENT SIGNED BY COL. BENJAMIN A. HARRISON, BVT. BRIG. GENERAL AND LATER 23RD PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, ALONG WITH 3 OTHER GENERALS

CIVIL WAR DATE DOCUMENT SIGNED BY COL. BENJAMIN A. HARRISON, BVT. BRIG. GENERAL AND LATER 23RD PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES, ALONG WITH 3 OTHER GENERALS

During the Civil War, Harrison served as a Colonel and saw action with Sherman during his Atlanta Campaign. He commanded a brigade at the battles of Resaca, Cassville, New Hope Church, Lost Mountain,… (746-11). Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF UNION GENERAL LORENZO THOMAS

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF UNION GENERAL LORENZO THOMAS

Signature in ink on lined paper reads, “L. THOMAS, ADJT. GENL.” Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 3” X 1 ½”. Paper is very clean. Signature remains dark. Lorenzo Thomas… (829-14). Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF GEORGE W. GETTY

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF GEORGE W. GETTY

Signature in ink reads, “GEO. W. GETTY, BRIG GEN VOLS.” Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 10/16 X 2 9/16. Paper is very clean. Signature remains dark. George Washington Getty… (829-09). Learn More »

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ISAAC BUTT, 1876

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ISAAC BUTT, 1876

Letter reads, “May 8th 1876, Dear Sir, In reply to your letter of the 20th of last month just received I can only say that it gives me pleasure to find that you think my autograph worth having. I… (L12055). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL SILAS STRINGHAM

AUTOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL SILAS STRINGHAM

Signature in ink reads, “OCTO. 20/51, S.H. STRINGHAM, CAPTAIN, U.S.N.”. Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 3 5/8” x ¾”. Paper has brown spotting at top left. Signature remains… (913-77). Learn More »

JOHN CALDWELL TIDBALL LETTER- WRITTEN FROM CAMP OPPOSITE FREDERICKSBURG, DECEMBER 12, 1862

JOHN CALDWELL TIDBALL LETTER- WRITTEN FROM CAMP OPPOSITE FREDERICKSBURG, DECEMBER 12, 1862

Letter was composed by John Caldwell Tidball (January 25, 1825 – May 15, 1906), a career military officer, noted for his service in the horse artillery in the cavalry in the Union Army during the… (L15330). Learn More »

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ALEXANDER MARTIN SULLIVAN, 1878

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ALEXANDER MARTIN SULLIVAN, 1878

Letter reads,“13, May 1878, Dear Sir, By a curious blunder, I have in complying with your request, written 13th of April instead of 13th of March-  on the enclosed. Yours faithfully, A.M. Sullivan,… (L12058). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF OLIVER O. HOWARD

AUTOGRAPH OF OLIVER O. HOWARD

Signature in pencil reads, “O.O. HOWARD”. Entirely legible, on sheet of paper that measures 5 ¾” x 6 ¾”. Paper has yellowed with age and shows light smudges, while edges have dark water… (913-74). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPHED CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM S. ROSECRANS

AUTOGRAPHED CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM S. ROSECRANS

CDV is a waist-up, side view of General Rosecrans wearing a dark colored double breasted frock coat with shoulder straps. Bottom of mount is autographed in period ink, “W.S. ROSECRANS, MAJ… (846-51). Learn More »

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MAGNIFICENT D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE WITH SHEATH, 1850s/60s

Overall length 19.5”, with blade measuring 13.625” in length, 2.125” at base. Strong, formidable, clipped point blade. Exhibits light gray patina with patches of pitting near the base and tip. Minor dings all along the blade. Heavy brass… (30-1787). Learn More »

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