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REPORT OF THE 46TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

REPORT OF THE 46TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Lined paper has printed columns meant for officers to fill in data. This report was written for October, 1862 by George B. Cadwallader, 1st Lieutenant in the 46th PA Infantry. It is titled, “MONTHLY… (L14868). Learn More »

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1869 DOCUMENT SIGNED BY GEORGE CUSTAR

1869 DOCUMENT SIGNED BY GEORGE CUSTAR

Pre-printed 1869 promissory note for $1000 filled out in ink and signed by George Custar. Fooled me too when I first looked at it. With a quick look the “ar” looks like “er.” Thought for sure… (668-109). Learn More »

1859 WEST POINT ANNUAL EXAMINATION REPORT FOR STEPHEN C. LYFORD, 1ST US DRAGOONS, 1ST US CAVALRY, 3RD US ARTILLERY; BREVET CAPTAIN , MAJOR & LT. COLONEL

1859 WEST POINT ANNUAL EXAMINATION REPORT FOR STEPHEN C. LYFORD, 1ST US DRAGOONS, 1ST US CAVALRY, 3RD US ARTILLERY; BREVET CAPTAIN , MAJOR & LT. COLONEL

One page pre-printed for filled out in ink. One blue paper measuring 7 ¾” x 9 ¾”. Dated “ENGINEER DEPARTMENT, / Washington, June 29, 1859. Document is basically a report card of sorts “At… (337-302). Learn More »

1857 WEST POINT “EXTRACT FROM THE CLASS CONDUCT REPORTS…” FOR STEPHEN C. LYFORD, 1ST US DRAGOONS, 1ST US CAVALRY, 3RD US ARTILLERY; BREVET CAPTAIN , MAJOR & LT. COLONEL

1857 WEST POINT “EXTRACT FROM THE CLASS CONDUCT REPORTS…” FOR STEPHEN C. LYFORD, 1ST US DRAGOONS, 1ST US CAVALRY, 3RD US ARTILLERY; BREVET CAPTAIN , MAJOR & LT. COLONEL

One page pre-printed for filled out in ink. One blue paper measuring 7 ¾” x 9 ¾”. Dated “ENGINEER DEPARTMENT, / Washington, October 17, 1857. Document is basically a report card of sorts… (337-301). Learn More »

1867 SIGNATURE OF HUGH MCCULLOCH - FIRST COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY, PRESIDENT LINCOLN’S THIRD SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY

1867 SIGNATURE OF HUGH MCCULLOCH - FIRST COMPTROLLER OF THE CURRENCY, PRESIDENT LINCOLN’S THIRD SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY

Signature in ink, “Hugh M Cullough  / March 1867”, on 3 7/8” x 2 ½” paper; in very good condition, with one small tear at left edge. This paper is mounted on a larger section of paper… (337-307). Learn More »

1865 ALS US CONGRESSMAN HENRY C. DEMING; FORMER COLONEL OF THE 12TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY, WAR TIME MAYOR OF NEW ORLEANS

1865 ALS US CONGRESSMAN HENRY C. DEMING; FORMER COLONEL OF THE 12TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY, WAR TIME MAYOR OF NEW ORLEANS

2 page letter in ink, dated “Washington Feb’y 3d 1865”. The letter is a response to a request to assist in a Patent Office matter. Measures 8” x 9 ¾”, folded to 8” x 4 7/8”. Excellent,… (337-306). Learn More »

1863 ALS PUBLISHER CHARLES O. PERRINE TO CONNECTICUT ADJ. GEN. JOSEPH D. WILLIAMS

1863 ALS PUBLISHER CHARLES O. PERRINE TO CONNECTICUT ADJ. GEN. JOSEPH D. WILLIAMS

1 page letter in ink, measures 8” x 9 ¾”.  Dated Indianapolis, Indiana, May 25, 1863. The Library of Congress records several maps published by Perrine during the Civil War, including… (337-305). Learn More »

1862 ALS PROFESSOR HENRY B. SMITH, UNION THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN NEW YORK

1862 ALS PROFESSOR HENRY B. SMITH, UNION THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN NEW YORK

1 page letter in ink on blue paper; measures 4 15/16” x 7 7/8”. Dated “Union Theol. Semy. / New York / June 14, 1862”. Fine condition, all text legible. Fold lines; one minor ink smear approx.… (337-304). Learn More »

FRAMED EISENHOWER PHOTOS WITH SIGNATURE

FRAMED EISENHOWER PHOTOS WITH SIGNATURE

Large framed and matted pair of Dwight D. Eisenhower photographs. Overall frame size is 25 ½” x 26”. Photos are 8” x 10”. Engraved brass plaque mounted at the bottom. One photo is of Ike in… (L15568). Learn More »

FRAMED COMMISSION PROMOTING WILLIAM REYNOLDS (BROTHER OF GEN’L JOHN REYNOLDS) TO RANK OF REAR ADMIRAL

FRAMED COMMISSION PROMOTING WILLIAM REYNOLDS (BROTHER OF GEN’L JOHN REYNOLDS) TO RANK OF REAR ADMIRAL

Framed and matted commission dated December 12, 1873. This document promotes William Reynolds to the rank of Rear Admiral in the United States Navy.  Measures 24” wide x 27 ½” tall overall. The… (L15570). Learn More »

CW REGIMENTAL PROMOTION WARRANT - SGT. CLARENCE HART, 135TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

CW REGIMENTAL PROMOTION WARRANT - SGT. CLARENCE HART, 135TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Pre-printed form, 15 x 10”, dated “Capitol Hill, Sept. 22nd 1862”, signed by regimental commander, Col. James R. Porter. This warrant (“To all whom shall see these present, greetings”)… (1025-03). 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 »

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INVOICE FOR SUPPLIES TO JOHNSON’S ISLAND SIGNED BY MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

INVOICE FOR SUPPLIES TO JOHNSON’S ISLAND SIGNED BY MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Large invoice (11” x 17”) filled out in ink.  Invoice is for foodstuffs received at Sandusky, Ohio, for the Confederate prisoners at Johnson’s Island prisoner of war camp. Dated February 29,… (224-323). Learn More »

LETTER COVER SIGNED BY GENERAL NEGLEY

LETTER COVER SIGNED BY GENERAL NEGLEY

Letter cover is hand inscribed in ink, “JAS. S. NEGLEY / J R SIMPSON, ESQ / HUNTINGDON / HUNTG. CO. PA / PITTSBURG SOLDIERS CONVENTION / AUG. 6/72”. Cover measures 3 ¼” x 6”. Printed letter… (503-163). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

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 »


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EARLY & SCARCE CIVIL WAR TIN SNARE DRUM WITH WASHINGTON PORTRAIT MADE BY JOHN LOWELL OF BANGOR, MAINE

Full size snare drum that meas. approx. 15.25 inches tall by 16.25 inches across. With the exception of the tension ropes, the drum is all original. The tin body is in excellent condition with only a few scattered shallow dings. The body surface has… (413-62). Learn More »

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