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BUST IMAGE OF 17TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER

BUST IMAGE OF 17TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER

Sharp clear bust view CDV of Ira Gove in the dark frock coat of a Union 1st Lieutenant. The image is clear and crisp with a wonderful period ink inscription at bottom that reads “IRA S. M. GOVE /… (P13653). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF 13TH NEW HAMPSHIRE COLONEL

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF 13TH NEW HAMPSHIRE COLONEL

Image shows Aaron F. Stevens in the uniform of a Colonel. He is posed seated in a high-backed chair with his forage cap in his lap. He wears a dark frockcoat with shoulder straps. Image is clear with… (P13669). Learn More »

SIGNED BUST VIEW CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER

SIGNED BUST VIEW CDV OF 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER

Image shows Arthur St. Clair Smith as Captain of Company K, 12th New Hampshire Infantry. Image is clear with good contrast. Captain’s shoulder straps on his frock coat are clearly visible. Image is… (P13621). Learn More »

TELEGRAM FROM GENERAL HOOKER TO GENERAL REYNOLDS, LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, 1862

TELEGRAM FROM GENERAL HOOKER TO GENERAL REYNOLDS, LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, 1862

This note is written on military telegraph paper is a secretarial copy addressed to Gen. J.J. Reynolds (not Maj. Gen. John F. Reynolds who was killed at Gettysburg). It has two creases from being… (766-80). Learn More »

STEREOVIEW OF HORACE GREELEY

STEREOVIEW OF HORACE GREELEY

This stereoview features Horace Greeley (February 3, 1811 – November 29, 1872) the founder and editor of the New-York Tribune, among the great newspapers of its time. Long active in politics, he… (P13250). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPHS OF C.S. CAPTAIN AUGUSTUS S. SUMMERFIELD & C.S. GENERAL MATT W. RANSOM, BOTH OF NORTH CAROLINA

AUTOGRAPHS OF C.S. CAPTAIN AUGUSTUS S. SUMMERFIELD & C.S. GENERAL MATT W. RANSOM, BOTH OF NORTH CAROLINA

Paper features autographs of two of North Carolina’s prominent citizens from the time of the Civil War and beyond. Top signature reads, “A.S. MERRIMON OF NORTH CAROLINA”. Bottom signature reads,… (L14307). Learn More »

CDV OF A.G. BIGNELL, 23RD PENNSYLVANIA

CDV OF A.G. BIGNELL, 23RD PENNSYLVANIA

CDV is a chest-up view of a gentleman wearing a dark colored frock coat and vest, with a white shirt and cravat. Reverse has a photographer’s imprint which reads, “F. GUTEKUNST 704 & 706 ARCH… (P13807). Learn More »

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA POWDER HORN ID’D TO ALEXANDER RHOADES, 46th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

REVOLUTIONARY WAR ERA POWDER HORN ID’D TO ALEXANDER RHOADES, 46th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

This powder horn was purchased at a sale in 1947 from John Rhoades, who documented that this belonged to his father, Alexander Rhoades, who carried it in the Civil War. Alexander Rhoades was a… (377-13). Learn More »

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM COLLINS

MODEL 1852 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM COLLINS

Collins enlisted July 17, 1862 as an Acting Ensign attached to the USS R.R. Cuyler, a ship he served on until July 1863. From Wikipedia we get this about the Cuyler: USS R. R. Cuyler was a steamer in… (344-2580). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR-ERA EAGLE CANE WITH POST-WAR INSCRIPTION

CIVIL WAR-ERA EAGLE CANE WITH POST-WAR INSCRIPTION

Patented Dec. 23, 1862. Black varnished wooden cane, 34.75” in overall length, topped with handsome silver plated brass eagle with U.S. flag in beak, with winding serpent below, brass plated tip.… (344-1884). Learn More »

FRAMED HANDKERCHIEF AND IMAGES OF ROBERT F. BURRILL, 74TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

FRAMED HANDKERCHIEF AND IMAGES OF ROBERT F. BURRILL, 74TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

Handkerchief was carried throughout the Civil War by Robert Burrill. Also in the frame are two images of Burrill, one a tintype as a soldier, and the other as an older bearded gentleman. Handkerchief… (377-10). Learn More »

UNIT ROSTER FOR BATTERY B 1ST REGIMENT NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY

UNIT ROSTER FOR BATTERY B 1ST REGIMENT NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY

Very colorful register. Measures 18” x 24”. Large colorful American eagle at the top with scenes of horse life, soldier life, battles, etc. below. Center column has a listing of the company… (344-3235). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED FLASK, 13TH U.S. INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED FLASK, 13TH U.S. INFANTRY

Personal flask of Frank. P. Muhlenberg of the 13th United States Infantry. This is a wicker-covered glass flask. Inked onto the wicker on the front is a large “13” over some scroll work. Under… (377-12). Learn More »

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR CAPTAIN RICHARD D. TOWNSEND OF THE 9TH AND 124TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR CAPTAIN RICHARD D. TOWNSEND OF THE 9TH AND 124TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Colorful pre-printed memorial measures approx. 19” x 26”. Large wing spread American eagle at the top with stars, riband, arrows, shield & olive branches. Center shield with details of his… (344-3236). Learn More »

RARE, IDENTIFIED 19TH CENTURY FLINTLOCK MUZZLELOADING ‘PUNT GUN’

RARE, IDENTIFIED 19TH CENTURY FLINTLOCK MUZZLELOADING ‘PUNT GUN’

This unusual, very long muzzleloading musket, referred to as a waterfowl “punt gun” is identified to its owner with a handcarved inscription on the right side of the butt stock that reads “James… (640-03). Learn More »

$3,500.00
Originally $4,500.00

REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

REMARKABLE SWORD IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE WILLIAM GORDON (1801-1877), US CONSUL TO BRAZIL (1840-46) AND SLAVE TRADE OPPONENT

A remarkable sword manufactured by W.H. Horstmann & Co., New York after the Model 1834 US Revenue Cutter/Marine sword. Neatly engraved on the reverse folding guard, “Geo. Wm. Gordon / United… (870-60). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED SMITH & WESSON NO. 2 REVOLVER & HOLSTER – UNION & CONFEDERATE ASSOCIATION

IDENTIFIED SMITH & WESSON NO. 2 REVOLVER & HOLSTER – UNION & CONFEDERATE ASSOCIATION

This is a beautiful Smith & Wesson, No. 2, Old Model Army Revolver. It is a .32 caliber, six-shot revolver with a 6” barrel, pearl handles, and full plate finish. Serial number 17,152 which was… (30-1975). Learn More »

CABINET CARD – ORRIN BROCK, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

CABINET CARD – ORRIN BROCK, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Post-war bust view, sporting a long, bushy beard. Printed on the bottom border of the mount is, “Corp’l. ORRIN BROCK, Co. E”. Photographer’s info on reverse: H.W. Osgood, Pittsfield, NH..… (P13758). Learn More »

CABINET CARD – ROBERT MILLER, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

CABINET CARD – ROBERT MILLER, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Post-war bust view in coat and bow tie. Printed on the bottom border of the mount is, “LT. ROBERT MILLER, Co. D”. No photographer’s mark. Period ink inscriptions on reverse: “Lt. Robert Miller… (P13756). Learn More »

IMPORT NON-REGULATION OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 99TH PENNSYLVANIA CAPTAIN WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG AND KILLED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

IMPORT NON-REGULATION OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 99TH PENNSYLVANIA CAPTAIN WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG AND KILLED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

Overall the drawn sword meas. approx. 37.50 inches from point to pommel. The blade itself meas. approx. 32.50 inches in length with a 19.00 inch stopped fuller. There is no narrow fuller. The surface… (490-1007). Learn More »


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US OFFICER’S SLOUCH HAT WITH COCKADES

This early, black wool officer’s slouch hat has two black silk cockades sewn on the turned-up brim. Each cockade has a brass spread-winged eagle button in the center. Patina on buttons is bright. On both the front and back of hat are two decorative… (801-26). Learn More »

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