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PHOTO GROUPING & BIBLE ID’D TO LT. COLONEL LEGH WILBUR REID, VMI, 36TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY, 50TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY, 25th VIRGINIA CAVALRY – WOUNDED IN ACTION AT FORT DONELSON, TN IN 1862, AND WOODSTOCK, VA, 1864

PHOTO GROUPING & BIBLE ID’D TO LT. COLONEL LEGH WILBUR REID, VMI, 36TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY, 50TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY, 25th VIRGINIA CAVALRY – WOUNDED IN ACTION AT FORT DONELSON, TN IN 1862, AND WOODSTOCK, VA, 1864

Virginian Legh Wilbur Reid was born in 1833 and attended the Virginia Military Institute, graduating second in the class of 1858. While at VMI Reid dabbled in poetry and penned the following lines,… (P13942). Learn More »

OUTSTANDING MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY ROBY ID’D TO BASEBALL PIONEER & CAPTAIN OF THE HIGHLAND CADETS, DANIEL P. ABERCROMBIE – WITH SLIGHT LINCOLN CONNECTION

OUTSTANDING MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD BY ROBY ID’D TO BASEBALL PIONEER & CAPTAIN OF THE HIGHLAND CADETS, DANIEL P. ABERCROMBIE – WITH SLIGHT LINCOLN CONNECTION

Original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword complete with original metal scabbard in pristine condition. The drawn sword measures a total length of 37.50 inches from point to pommel.  The… (870-155). Learn More »

$4,500.00
ON HOLD

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

Marbled boards cover this war-era volume that was printed in Richmond by William F. Ritchie in 1862. Book contains four components. First section of book is titled, “PUBLIC OR GENERAL ACTS” and… (337-294). Learn More »

REVISED MILITIA LAW OF VIRGINIA/ 1850, ID’D TO WASHINGTON DEARMONT - 122nd VIRGINIA MILITIA, MOSBY’S RANGERS

REVISED MILITIA LAW OF VIRGINIA/ 1850, ID’D TO WASHINGTON DEARMONT - 122nd VIRGINIA MILITIA, MOSBY’S RANGERS

Printed by Ritchie & Dunnavant, Richmond, 1850. Owner signature, front eps, in ink — “Washington Dearmont.” 80 pp., Forms of Returns. In green wraps, 5.75 x 9”, w/black cover lettering.… (1000-1633). Learn More »

$175.00
ON HOLD

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTIONS FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE UNITED STATES ID’D TO CAPTAIN NELSON L. LUTZ, Co. “A”, 27th OHIO INFANTRY

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTIONS FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE UNITED STATES ID’D TO CAPTAIN NELSON L. LUTZ, Co. “A”, 27th OHIO INFANTRY

By Major William Gillam, U.S.A. Published by Charles DeSilver, Philadelphia, 1861. Owner name stamped on bottom page edges—“Capt. N. L. Lutz/ USA”.  743 pp., w/forms. In brown blind-stamped… (1000-1656). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD

ALTERED US MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO J.C. MOLLOY, 63RD NEW YORK INFANTRY

ALTERED US MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO J.C. MOLLOY, 63RD NEW YORK INFANTRY

Manufactured: France Maker: Unknown Year: 1861 Model: M 1850 Foot Officer Size: 30.25  Condition: VG   Sword has components of French manufacture but a Solingen style blade. Brass guard has an even… (870-381). Learn More »

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

This writing desk with its silver engraved plaque is truly an item worthy of any advanced collection or museum. The desk is made of mahogany wood and meas. approx. 17.75 inches long x 10.00 inches… (945-286). Learn More »

HARDEE’S RIFLE & LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. II—ID’D TO EITHER CORPORAL CHARLES D. RATHBONE, CO. “B”, 24TH OHIO INFANTRY, OR TO 1ST LIEUT. CHARLES D. RATHBONE, 177TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

HARDEE’S RIFLE & LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. II—ID’D TO EITHER CORPORAL CHARLES D. RATHBONE, CO. “B”, 24TH OHIO INFANTRY, OR TO 1ST LIEUT. CHARLES D. RATHBONE, 177TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

By Brevet Lieut. Col. J.W. Hardee. J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1861. Owner signature, front eps, in ink—“Charles D. Rathbone.” 232 pp., fldg. diagrams. In brown buckram, 5.25 x 3.75”,… (1000-1574). Learn More »

$75.00
SOLD

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED WITH GETTYSBURG CONTENT - CAPTAIN ANDREW COWAN, 1ST NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY

AUTOGRAPH LETTER SIGNED WITH GETTYSBURG CONTENT - CAPTAIN ANDREW COWAN, 1ST NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY

Dated “Camp Near Berlin Md./ Arty. Brigade 6th Corps/ 18th July 1863.” Addressed to “Hon. Horatio Seymour/ Governor of New York.” One page, in ink, on lined paper, 9.75 x 7.75”, w/reverse… (L15572). Learn More »

OFFICER’S SWORD BELT ID’D TO 9TH VERMONT OFFICER  & OLD 49’ER

OFFICER’S SWORD BELT ID’D TO 9TH VERMONT OFFICER & OLD 49’ER

Belt is made of bridle leather and meas. approx. 1 11/16 inches wide with a tooled line along each edge. The leather is clean and supple and there is very little surface finish loss and almost no… (1000-610). Learn More »

1862 DATED BUST VIEW CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE GORDON MEADE

1862 DATED BUST VIEW CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE GORDON MEADE

This vignette bust view shows Meade in uniform posed in left profile. Image is bright and clear with light surface dirt consisting of small dark spots near the General’s right shoulder. These are… (523-103). Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH HOOKER

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL JOSEPH HOOKER

Image shows Hooker in the uniform of a major general. He is seated and posed with his hands in his lap. Image is clear and bright. Bottom of mount has copy write information with 1862 date. Reverse… (523-98). Learn More »

WAIST UP CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL PHIL SHERIDAN

WAIST UP CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL PHIL SHERIDAN

Nice clean clear image of Sheridan in the uniform of a major general. He is posed facing the camera with his head turned slightly to the left. Mount corners have been rounded. Reverse is blank except… (523-91). Learn More »

STANDING CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM B. FRANKLIN

STANDING CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM B. FRANKLIN

Wartime mage shows Franklin in the uniform of a major general standing by a chair in right profile. Image is clean and clear. Reverse has a crossed out period ink inscription that reads “GEN.… (523-97). Learn More »

NEW YORK GETTYSBURG VETERAN'S MEDAL ID’D TO A PRIVATE IN THE 147TH NEW YORK

NEW YORK GETTYSBURG VETERAN'S MEDAL ID’D TO A PRIVATE IN THE 147TH NEW YORK

Top bar reads “GETTYSBURG VETERAN” with an arch above it that reads “JULY 1-2-3” with the year “1863” between the arch and the bar. Reverse of the bar has an operating pin. Suspended from… (172-5321). Learn More »

FRAMED & TINTED ALBUMEN OF UNIDENTIFIED HAWKINS ZOUAVE WITH US FLAG

FRAMED & TINTED ALBUMEN OF UNIDENTIFIED HAWKINS ZOUAVE WITH US FLAG

Image shows a soldier seated by a table covered with a US flag The subject wears a dark Zouave jacket trimmed in red with a matching dark vest trimmed in red up the front and dark blue trousers with… (224-359). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MODEL 1860 SPENCER RIFLE – JAMES CLEMENTS;  SERVED IN BOTH THE MEXICAN WAR AND THE CIVIL WAR

IDENTIFIED MODEL 1860 SPENCER RIFLE – JAMES CLEMENTS; SERVED IN BOTH THE MEXICAN WAR AND THE CIVIL WAR

This famous longarm is a Civil War Model 1860 Spencer Repeating rifle in very good original condition. Initial army contracts with the Spencer Company of Boston, Massachusetts called for 10,000… (401-32). Learn More »

$5,000.00
Originally $5,600.00

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 »

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861—ID’D TO CO. “A”, 119TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

REVISED REGULATIONS FOR THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES, 1861—ID’D TO CO. “A”, 119TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

By Authority of the War Department. Published by George W. Childs, Philadelphia, 1862. Regimental inscription, front eps, in ink—“Co. A. 119th/ Illinois Volunteers.”  559 pp. In blue… (1000-1596). Learn More »

1862 FIELD TACTICS MANUAL IDENTIFIED TO USCT OFFICER

1862 FIELD TACTICS MANUAL IDENTIFIED TO USCT OFFICER

The full title of this little volume is “THE FIELD MANUAL OF THE EVOLUTIONS OF THE LINE, ARRANGED IN A TABULAR FORM, FOR THE USE OF OFFICER’S OF THE U.S. INFANTRY: BEING A SEQUEL TO THE AUTHORIZED… (668-139). Learn More »

$195.00
ON HOLD


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VERY RARE SMITH & WESSON MODEL 320 REVOLVING RIFLE WITH AN ORIGINAL DETACHABLE SHOULDER STOCK

The Smith & Wesson Model 320 manufactured between 1879 and 1887. Serial numbered to 977. This one is serial numbered “768” stamped on underside of the backstrap. This model was based heavily on the design of the SW New Model #3 Pistol. This… (31-1597). Learn More »

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