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THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN E. WOOL

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN E. WOOL

The General is posed by a column with his hands resting on the hilt of his sword in front of him. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with dark collar and cuffs with major general’s brush… (259-69). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF ADMIRAL SAMUEL F. DU PONT

FULL STANDING CDV OF ADMIRAL SAMUEL F. DU PONT

Image shows DuPont cradling his sword in his left arm. He wears a dark double-breasted waist length coat with brush epaulettes and three wide bands on each cuff. His trousers are also dark with a wide… (259-34). Learn More »

CDV OF ROBERT TOOMBS

CDV OF ROBERT TOOMBS

Image shows a seated view of Robert Toombs. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat, trousers, vest, white shirt and cravat. He holds a cane in his hand. The image is clear with great contrast but… (172-4840). Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL J.S. WADSWORTH

CDV OF GENERAL J.S. WADSWORTH

Image is a three-quarter seated view of General Wadsworth wearing a dark colored double-breasted frock coat with shoulder boards, sash, sword belt and trousers. His sword rests on his lap, and he… (259-67). Learn More »

SKETCH BY ALEXANDER C. MEINUNG, 26TH NORTH CAROLINA

SKETCH BY ALEXANDER C. MEINUNG, 26TH NORTH CAROLINA

Alexander C. Meinung was a Moravian musician who served with the field band of the 26th North Carolina Infantry throughout the Civil War. He was captured on April 5, 1865 during the evacuation of… (963-02). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF SENATOR JOHN J. CRITTENDEN

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF SENATOR JOHN J. CRITTENDEN

Image shows Crittenden in a dark civilian suit with his right hand tucked in his vest. Image is clear with good contrast. Reverse has E. ANTHONY FROM A BRADY NEGATIVE back mark. John Jordan Crittenden… (259-186). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF GENERAL GEORGE CULLUM

SEATED VIEW OF GENERAL GEORGE CULLUM

The General is posed with his cape or overcoat draped over one shoulder and his sword cradled between his leg and arm. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with black felt collar and cuffs and… (259-68). Learn More »

NICE POST-WAR PHOTO OF GAR VETERAN

NICE POST-WAR PHOTO OF GAR VETERAN

Image is identified on the mount as “PRIVATE DAVID BAKER 57th MASS. VOLUNTEER INFANTRY” but a search of the unit’s roster did not reveal anyone by that name. Image shows a white bearded… (450-157). Learn More »

TINTYPE OF SOLDIER – 65TH NEW YORK WITH 1881 SHAKO

TINTYPE OF SOLDIER – 65TH NEW YORK WITH 1881 SHAKO

Image shows a three-quarter standing view of a well-dressed soldier wearing a dark colored frock coat with epaulettes, waist belt, crossed belts, and 1881 spiked helmet with shako. He holds his rifle… (172-5129). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED REMINGTON-BEALS NAVY REVOLVER -- 4TH WISCONSIN CAVALRY

IDENTIFIED REMINGTON-BEALS NAVY REVOLVER -- 4TH WISCONSIN CAVALRY

This is an example of the Remington-Beals Navy model revolver produced in 1861-1862. Approximately 14,500 of these percussion revolvers were produced and in .36 caliber with unmarked solid frame and… (172-5063). Learn More »

CDV IMAGE OF THE COMMANDER OF THE ILL-FATED USS CUMBERLAND DURING HER FIGHT WITH THE CSS VIRGINIA

CDV IMAGE OF THE COMMANDER OF THE ILL-FATED USS CUMBERLAND DURING HER FIGHT WITH THE CSS VIRGINIA

Full standing image of Morris with one hand resting on a draped column. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with a single row of braid on each cuff and Lieutenant’s shoulder straps. He also… (259-80). Learn More »

 THREE QUARTER STANDING CDV OF IRISH BRIGADE LEADER THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER

THREE QUARTER STANDING CDV OF IRISH BRIGADE LEADER THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER

Image shows Meagher as a Colonel. He is posed in front of a curtained column on which his dark overcoat is draped. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with matching trousers. At his waist is a… (259-49). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM F. SMITH

BUST VIEW OF MAJOR GENERAL WILLIAM F. SMITH

Nice clear bust view cdv of General Smith. He wears the usual dark double-breasted frock coat with dark felt collar. Image has good contrast and is clean. Reverse has photographer’s back mark for R.… (259-44). Learn More »

THREE QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN A. DIX BY BRADY

THREE QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN A. DIX BY BRADY

Image shows the General with his left hand resting on the hilt of a presentation grade officer’s sword. He wears matching dark frock coat and trousers. The coat has the usual black felt collar and… (259-114). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR HOUSEWIFE AND SILVER CORPS BADGE OF ALBERT C. VAUGHAN, 60TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

CIVIL WAR HOUSEWIFE AND SILVER CORPS BADGE OF ALBERT C. VAUGHAN, 60TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Housewife is hand-sewn of red and blue wool with white silk backing. Consists of two hearts which are sewn and tied together at the top, with two more cut out red hearts sewn on the insides. Hearts… (534-27). Learn More »

THREE QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN MCCLERNAND BY BRADY

THREE QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN MCCLERNAND BY BRADY

Image shows the General in a partial left profile standing in the classic Napoleonic pose. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with matching trousers. Coat has major general’s shoulder… (259-95). Learn More »

1861 DATED LITHOGRAPH OFJOHN HOWARD PAYNE AUTHOR OF “HOME SWEET HOME”

1861 DATED LITHOGRAPH OFJOHN HOWARD PAYNE AUTHOR OF “HOME SWEET HOME”

Civil War lithograph of John Howard Payne. Image is clear with good contrast. Payne died in 1852 but his song “HOME SWEET HOME” became so popular during the war that this lithograph was produced… (259-134). Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF PRESIDENT JAMES A. GARFIELD

CABINET CARD OF PRESIDENT JAMES A. GARFIELD

Image is a well-known bust view of Garfield in left profile. He wears a dark suit with white shirt. The photo is clear with excellent contrast. Mount and paper have very light surface dirt. Reverse… (P13888). Learn More »

SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

A Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, Rue de L’Epeon N.6, 1819. French language edition, five volumes in full leather. Gilt ruled spines and decorative design. Black leather title and author labels… (959-01). Learn More »

THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT ID’D TO CORPORAL JAMES TANNER, 87TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT ID’D TO CORPORAL JAMES TANNER, 87TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Published by the U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1967. 2 volumes, 1383 pp. Brown buckram, rebound brown leather spines, w/gilt trim and black spine labels. Exhibits light wear and… (959-03). Learn More »


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C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

Drum is a superb untouched attic condition drum. It measures 17 ¾” x 20” dia. The body is painted red with county and state in approx. 1” high letters around the premium hole. The percussion hole insert which was probably bone is missing. The… (M25668). Learn More »

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