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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 »

MARKED ARTILLERY AMMUNITION CRATE ID’D TO A NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER

MARKED ARTILLERY AMMUNITION CRATE ID’D TO A NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY OFFICER

Crate is for 12 lb spherical case shells and was used by Captain Joseph W. Martin of the 6th New York Light Artillery. Exterior measurements on the crate are 20.00 inches long x 13.00 inches wide x… (1000-530). Learn More »

CLOTHING BOOK FOR COMPANIES A, B, C, D, OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

CLOTHING BOOK FOR COMPANIES A, B, C, D, OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Adjutant General’s Office/ Government—U.S.—Bindery. As the title states, this large thick book - 15.5 x 11.5 x 3.25”, weight —lists the clothing accounts, in ink, of the first four companies… (945-291). Learn More »

WONDERFUL FRAMED PENCIL SKETCH OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY TROOPER

WONDERFUL FRAMED PENCIL SKETCH OF 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY TROOPER

Full standing pencil sketch of an unidentified 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry Private. The subject is shown standing by a chair. He wears the distinctive shell jacket that is known to have only been worn… (945-338). Learn More »

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP OF CAVALRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP OF CAVALRY

Memorial is in the original frame with the original wood backing. The top of the memorial is decorated with a spread-winged eagle with thirteen stars above it perched on crossed US flags. Beneath this… (945-333). Learn More »

PRUSSIAN MODEL 1809 POTSDAM PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH VERBAL ID TO 2ND SOUTH CAROLINA

PRUSSIAN MODEL 1809 POTSDAM PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH VERBAL ID TO 2ND SOUTH CAROLINA

This original German longarm is a .72 caliber, Potsdam Model 1809 smoothbore, single-shot muzzleloader in relic condition.  The verbal provenance with this item is that it was carried by private… (991-04). Learn More »

15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY PATRIOTIC CARD – “BUELL’S BODYGUARD / CO. F / MESS NO. 5  FAYETTE RANGERS”

15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY PATRIOTIC CARD – “BUELL’S BODYGUARD / CO. F / MESS NO. 5 FAYETTE RANGERS”

Interesting card produced early in the unit’s formation at Camp Alabama in Carlisle, PA. Card gives six members of Mess No. 5. They even adopted a motto: “Eternal Vigilance is the Price of… (945-278). Learn More »

FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

The guidon is housed in a modern gold wood frame that meas. approx. 46.50 X 24.25 inches The guidon is laid against a cream backing that really allows the guidon to stand out. Overall about 65% to 70%… (846-105). Learn More »

$7,750.00
Originally $8,750.00

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

Civil War period wooden clarinet in good overall condition. The instrument is made up of three sections, the mouthpiece, the central body and the lower section attached to the bell. The mouthpiece… (846-108). Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

STRAND OF GEORGE WASHINGTON’S HAIR ALONG WITH RELIC BUTTON FROM YORKTOWN

STRAND OF GEORGE WASHINGTON’S HAIR ALONG WITH RELIC BUTTON FROM YORKTOWN

The battle on October 19, 1781, at Yorktown, Virignia, was a decisive victory by a combined force of American Continental Army troops led by General George Washington and French Army troops led by the… (M25893). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN STRAND OF HAIR, WOOD FROM FORD’S THEATRE AND BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN STRAND OF HAIR, WOOD FROM FORD’S THEATRE AND BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

Nicely matted, unframed 14” x 11” display with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. this features several small strands of Lincoln’s hair, a small fragment of wood from Ford’s… (M25892). Learn More »

OUTSTANDING IDENTIFIED 14TH BROOKLYN INFANTRY GROUP

OUTSTANDING IDENTIFIED 14TH BROOKLYN INFANTRY GROUP

This exceptional group belonged to Sergeant Asa Holbrook, and consists of his chasseur-style jacket, a tintype of him in uniform, a company “roll book”, and a veteran’s pin. Asa Holbrook… (355-27). Learn More »

ENGLISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY TROOPER SWORD ID’D TO GEORGIA CAVALRYMAN

ENGLISH PATTERN 1853 CAVALRY TROOPER SWORD ID’D TO GEORGIA CAVALRYMAN

Sword was produced by Isaac & Co. and is so marked on the back of the blade near the ricasso. Also visible on the blade just above the ricasso on the reverse side is the letter “G” showing… (136-24). Learn More »

$4,950.00
ON HOLD

GILHAM’S MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION ID’D TO LT. COL. MERIWEATHER LEWIS, 9TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

GILHAM’S MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION ID’D TO LT. COL. MERIWEATHER LEWIS, 9TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

First edition, war-era volume of Gilham’s Manual, published in Richmond in 1861. This was the most utilized manual for the Confederate Army. It is covered in blue pebbled cloth which has a gold gilt… (980-15). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This group of items belonged to Corporal William H. Lyman of Company K, 16th Massachusetts. Items from William and his brother Edward, who served in the same Company, were originally framed together.… (M25896). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This group of items belonged to Corporal Edward Lyman of Company K, 16th Massachusetts. Items from Edward and his brother William, who served in the same Company, were originally framed together.… (M25897). Learn More »

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

During the Civil War, soldiers were concerned that their bodies would not be identified in the aftermath of a battle because neither the Union nor Confederate government issued identification tags,… (998-597). Learn More »

$595.00
ON HOLD

ID’D HARDTACK - 7TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

ID’D HARDTACK - 7TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

Piece of Civil War hardtack is inscribed in ink with three lines. Top line is soldier’s name, which is illegible. Lower two lines read, “CO. H. 7 ILL V.” Hardtack has cracked at the top and the… (M25862). Learn More »

MUSEUM QUALITY AMES CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER & ASSOCIATED ITEMS ID’D TO A HERO OF THE ST. ALBANS RAID

MUSEUM QUALITY AMES CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER & ASSOCIATED ITEMS ID’D TO A HERO OF THE ST. ALBANS RAID

Group includes a high quality cavalry officer’s saber by the Ames Manufacturing Company, sword belt and plate, sash, bit, epaulets, regulations book and paperwork identified to Captain George P.… (870-126). Learn More »

$20,000.00
ON HOLD

MILITARY PASS AND STENCIL FOR 59TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER

MILITARY PASS AND STENCIL FOR 59TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER

This small group of items consists of a pre-printed military pass that meas. approx. 8.25 x 3.25 inches and is filled out in readable ink. The pass allows one H. M. Paddock to go into Nashville, Tenn.… (998-588). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD


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CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

Doubtless one of the finest examples extant. The piece was professionally restored a number of years ago and remains in pristine, almost new condition. Measures 20” overall, with a copper body with brass trim including 1 3/8” floating rim. All… (801-01). Learn More »

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