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CDV OF 139TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER LIEUTENANT SAMUEL HARPER

CDV OF 139TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER LIEUTENANT SAMUEL HARPER

This bust view CDV was identified from another image in a well-known private collection and from a post-war image found on the internet. Bust image shows Harper as a 2nd Lieutenant. Only the first few… (224-381). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED - MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL BUTTERFIELD

AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED - MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL BUTTERFIELD

Dated “___ Jan 22/62.” Addressed to “Capt Thos J Ho___(?)” Single page, in ink, 4.625 x 5, mounted on white card, 8.375”  x  5.125”. Exhibits foldmarks, and tiny stain in lower left… (215-236). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH SIGNATURE (CUT)— CYRUS W. FIELD

AUTOGRAPH SIGNATURE (CUT)— CYRUS W. FIELD

In ink, mounted on white card, 5 x 2.75”. Exhibits one tiny chip along upper margin. Else VG, and crisply legible. Inscription signature (neatly clipped from letter): “Very Truly your friend/… (215-231). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH INSCRIPTION (CUT) — FRANKLIN PIERCE, 14TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

AUTOGRAPH INSCRIPTION (CUT) — FRANKLIN PIERCE, 14TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

Dated “Oct. 19th, 1864.” In ink, on white paper w/black border margins, left and wright, measuring 3 x 5”. Exhibits one light but small and minor smudge, else clean and entirely legible. VG… (215-226). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH “MONITOR” BLADE BY M.W. GALT & BRO., WASHINGTON, D.C., PRESENTED TO LT. JOHN EXTON BY BATTERY H, 2ND PENNSYLVANIA HEAVY ARTILLERY

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH “MONITOR” BLADE BY M.W. GALT & BRO., WASHINGTON, D.C., PRESENTED TO LT. JOHN EXTON BY BATTERY H, 2ND PENNSYLVANIA HEAVY ARTILLERY

Manufactured: Import / Washington, D.C. Maker: Import / M.W. Galt & Bro. Year: C1863 Model: M1850 Foot Officer Size: 32.1 inch blade Import style foot officer retailed by and etched on the… (870-364). Learn More »

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - UNION GENERALS

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - UNION GENERALS

The following signatures are all on signature cards and are not clipped from documents. Each card is pasted to a sheet from an autograph album. The cards generally measure 3” x 1.75”. These… (215-). Learn More »

CHAPLAIN’S SWORD PRESENTED TO W. F. SNOW, 5TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

CHAPLAIN’S SWORD PRESENTED TO W. F. SNOW, 5TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

Manufactured: Solingen Maker: Weyersberg Year: 1862 Model: New pattern Size: 28 inch blade Condition: Excellent+ A unique pattern ; the guard is intricately cast with a federal shield within a wreath… (870-422). Learn More »

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - US NAVAL OFFICERS

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - US NAVAL OFFICERS

The following signatures are all on signature cards and are not clipped from documents. Each card is pasted to a sheet from an autograph album. The cards generally measure 3” x 1.75”. These… (215-). Learn More »

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - SUPREME COURT JUSTICES

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - SUPREME COURT JUSTICES

The following signatures are all on signature cards and are not clipped from documents. Each card is pasted to a sheet from an autograph album. The cards generally measure 3” x 1.75”. These… (215-). Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR CHARLES ZAGONYI WITH FRANK LESLIE ILLUSTRATION

CDV OF MAJOR CHARLES ZAGONYI WITH FRANK LESLIE ILLUSTRATION

CDV shows a full standing image of Zagonyi. He is wearing a dark colored double-breasted frock coat and trousers, with an officer’s belt and sash. He holds his hat in one hand while the other hand… (P13920). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WORLD WAR TWO COAST GUARD SPAR UNIFORM & HAT WITH CHANGEABLE CROWNS

IDENTIFIED WORLD WAR TWO COAST GUARD SPAR UNIFORM & HAT WITH CHANGEABLE CROWNS

This uniform group belonged to a Jean B. Daugherty from Cambria County, Pennsylvania who served in the SPARS during World War Two and afterward hosted a TV show called “The Magic Toy Shop” on… (1022-09). Learn More »

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE NAMED TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY TROOPER

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE NAMED TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY TROOPER

This weapon is identified by the name “W. J. MORROW” carved into the stock and by serial number through records at the National Archives. Manufactured between 1862 and 1865, the Starr percussion… (490-1599). Learn More »

SOLDIER DIARY - CORPORAL WILLIAM WINTLE, CO. “A”, 22ND INDIANA INFANTRY; ATLANTA - CAROLINAS CAMPAIGN CONTENT

SOLDIER DIARY - CORPORAL WILLIAM WINTLE, CO. “A”, 22ND INDIANA INFANTRY; ATLANTA - CAROLINAS CAMPAIGN CONTENT

Daily entries from August 8, 1864, through regimental mustering out, July 21, 1864. Front eps owner inscription, in pencil: “William Wintle / Comp. A 22nd Regt. Ind. V. Volunteers/ Sept. 14th,… (778-86). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD ID’D TO 126TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER KILLED AT FREDERICKSBURG

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD ID’D TO 126TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER KILLED AT FREDERICKSBURG

The drawn sword meas. approx. 37.25 inches long from point to pommel. The blade itself meas. approx. 31.50 inches. It has a stopped wide fuller that is approx. 22.25 inches long with a 13.75 inch long… (988-11). Learn More »

PAINTED ESCUTCHEON AND MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO MAJOR WILLIAM LAMBERT OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY & THE 27TH & 33rd NEW JERSEY

PAINTED ESCUTCHEON AND MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO MAJOR WILLIAM LAMBERT OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY & THE 27TH & 33rd NEW JERSEY

At top center is a large, full color, spread winged eagle sitting on a reddish brown fascine at the center of a sunburst and gold stars. Due to paint loss some of the stars are missing. The eagle’s… (945-353). Learn More »

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

A MANUAL OF MILITARY SURGERY, FOR USE OF SURGEONS IN THE CONFEDERATE ARMY—ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON HENRY B. SCOTT, FIELD & STAFF, 41ST VIRGINIA MILITIA INFANTRY

By J. Julian Chisholm, M.D. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1862. 2nd edition, Revised and Improved. Owner Title page inscription, in pencil—“Henry Scott MD, Asst. Surg. P.A.C.S.”… (1000-1653). Learn More »

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, ID’D TO CAPT. JOHN WRIGHT CARTER, ASHBY VIRGINIA HORSE ARTILLERY

MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, ID’D TO CAPT. JOHN WRIGHT CARTER, ASHBY VIRGINIA HORSE ARTILLERY

By William Gilham….Commandant of Cadets, Virginia Military Institute. Published by West & Johnston, Richmond, 1861. Front eps owner inscription, in ink—“Cadet/J.W. Carter/ the Virginia/… (1000-1634). Learn More »

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CABINET CARD – JOHN H. WHICHER, 1ST AND 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT WILLIAMSBURG, VA

CABINET CARD – JOHN H. WHICHER, 1ST AND 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT WILLIAMSBURG, VA

Bust view wearing civilian clothing, and a humdinger of a moustache. Printed on a label attached at the bottom of the image is “J. H. WHICHER, Co. E.” Period ink inscription on reverse, partially… (P13789). Learn More »

CABINET CARD – SGT. WILLIAM ROBINSON, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

CABINET CARD – SGT. WILLIAM ROBINSON, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY; WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

Bust view wearing civilian clothing. Printed on a label attached at the bottom of the image is “WILLIAM ROBINSON, Co. E.”; “Serg’t.” is written in period ink in front of the name. Pair of… (P13787). 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 »


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RARE CONFEDERATE MANUFACTURED 12 POUNDER IRON HOWITZER TUBE MADE BY TREDEGAR IRON WORKS IN RICHMOND, DATED 1862!

This foundry was named for the famous iron works at Tredegar, Wales; the Tredegar Iron Works opened in 1837 and was active in the foundry trade for many years in Richmond until 1952. In 1841 Joseph Anderson became involved with the Tredegar foundry… (455-09). Learn More »

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