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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 »

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ISAAC BUTT, 1876

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ISAAC BUTT, 1876

Letter reads, “May 8th 1876, Dear Sir, In reply to your letter of the 20th of last month just received I can only say that it gives me pleasure to find that you think my autograph worth having. I… (L12055). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL SILAS STRINGHAM

AUTOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL SILAS STRINGHAM

Signature in ink reads, “OCTO. 20/51, S.H. STRINGHAM, CAPTAIN, U.S.N.”. Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 3 5/8” x ¾”. Paper has brown spotting at top left. Signature remains… (913-77). Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER BY AMES ID’D TO BUGLER JOHN B. WALLACE, BATTERY D,  1ST WEST VIRGINIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

US MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER BY AMES ID’D TO BUGLER JOHN B. WALLACE, BATTERY D, 1ST WEST VIRGINIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

Identified Civil War Ames Model 1840 artillery saber in very good condition. Made for artillery mounted units, this edged weapon is stamped on the obverse ricasso of the blade with a clear stamping… (870-619). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF GEORGE P. HOYT, 7TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF GEORGE P. HOYT, 7TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

A striking image of a soldier who did not live through the war. Photo is a waist-up view of George P. Hoyt of the 7th New Hampshire Infantry. He is wearing a jacket with a stand-up collar and brass… (172-4736). Learn More »

WAIST UP VIEW CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL BANKS

WAIST UP VIEW CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL NATHANIEL BANKS

Image is a nice clear bust view of Banks wearing a dark double-breasted frock coat with black velvet collar and brush epaulettes. At his waist is a sash and sword belt with rectangular plate. Image is… (259-32). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER STANDING CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE F. SHEPLEY

THREE-QUARTER STANDING CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE F. SHEPLEY

Image shows the General in a Napoleonic pose. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with black felt collar and cuffs and brigadier general’s shoulder straps. Image is clear with good contrast.… (259-94). Learn More »

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ALEXANDER MARTIN SULLIVAN, 1878

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ALEXANDER MARTIN SULLIVAN, 1878

Letter reads,“13, May 1878, Dear Sir, By a curious blunder, I have in complying with your request, written 13th of April instead of 13th of March-  on the enclosed. Yours faithfully, A.M. Sullivan,… (L12058). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF OLIVER O. HOWARD

AUTOGRAPH OF OLIVER O. HOWARD

Signature in pencil reads, “O.O. HOWARD”. Entirely legible, on sheet of paper that measures 5 ¾” x 6 ¾”. Paper has yellowed with age and shows light smudges, while edges have dark water… (913-74). Learn More »

SILVER CONFEDERATE ID BADGE RECOVERED NEAR FALLING WATERS - GETTYSBURG POW

SILVER CONFEDERATE ID BADGE RECOVERED NEAR FALLING WATERS - GETTYSBURG POW

This silver badge is crescent shaped and meas. approx. 1.00 inch long. It is engraved around the edges with a linear decoration and engraved on its face is “SKIDS.” Reverse has the remains of a… (M25595). Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN “THE LITTLE NAPOLEON” BY BRADY

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN “THE LITTLE NAPOLEON” BY BRADY

Full standing view of McClellan in uniform posed al la Napoleon with one hand thrust in his coat and the other behind his back. The General is posed in front of a painted backdrop of a large walled in… (259-31). Learn More »

CABINET CARD – JOHN A. BARKER, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY; WIA AT GETTYSBURG

CABINET CARD – JOHN A. BARKER, 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY; WIA AT GETTYSBURG

Post-war bust view wearing civilian clothing. Printed at the bottom of the image is “Corp’l JOHN A. BARKER, Co. C.” Section of lined paper affixed to reverse with period ink inscription:… (P13774). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL SAMUEL PETER HEINTZELMAN

AUTOGRAPH OF MAJOR GENERAL SAMUEL PETER HEINTZELMAN

Signature in ink reads, “S.P. HEINTZELMAN”. Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 2 ¾” X 7/8”. Paper has yellowed with age and shows smudges. Also included is a page that was… (913-83). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF GOVERNOR JOSEPH EMERSON BROWN

AUTOGRAPH OF GOVERNOR JOSEPH EMERSON BROWN

Signature in ink reads, “VERY RESPECTFULLY, JOSEPH E. BROWN”. Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 4 ½” x 2 ¼”. Paper has yellowed with age and shows some smudges. Also included… (913-88). Learn More »

PHOTO OF NEW YORK MONUMENTS COMMISSION AT CAMP GETTYSBURG, JULY 1913

PHOTO OF NEW YORK MONUMENTS COMMISSION AT CAMP GETTYSBURG, JULY 1913

The New York Monuments Commission for the Battlefields of Gettysburg, Chattanooga and Antietam was a commission set up by New York State to honor the dead from Battle of Gettysburg, Battle of… (823-02). Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN & WIFE

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE B. MCCLELLAN & WIFE

Image shows McClellan in the uniform of a Major General posed with his left hand holding the hilt of his Model 1860 Staff and Field Officers sword and leaning against the base of a column. Mrs.… (259-71). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO AN ODDFELLOW IN 1861

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO AN ODDFELLOW IN 1861

This original Model 1850 Staff and Field Officer’s sword is complete with the original metal scabbard. This quality steel edged weapon was presented to Charles Hannabery of Philadelphia by members… (482-380). Learn More »

CABINET CARD OF 1ST CHRONOLOGICAL MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT GENERAL BERNARD JOHN DOWLING IRWIN - APACHE WARS, APRIL 13, 1861

CABINET CARD OF 1ST CHRONOLOGICAL MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT GENERAL BERNARD JOHN DOWLING IRWIN - APACHE WARS, APRIL 13, 1861

Dating from 1870s, this framed oval measures 5.75 x 4”; reverse back mark: “Warren/ Boston and Cambridgeport, Mass.” The post-Civil War image depicts Irwin in frontal bust pose, in full dress,… (P13858). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN HAIR & BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN HAIR & BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

Nicely matted to display, this features several small strands of Lincoln’s hair, and a fragment of the gauze bandage from his death room at the Peterson House. Also included in this display is an… (M25598A). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF GENERAL NATHANIEL BANKS

AUTOGRAPH OF GENERAL NATHANIEL BANKS

Signature in ink reads, “YOURS, NAT BANKS, USA” on clipped paper that measures 2” X 1 5/8”. Paper has yellowed with age and shows spots. Signature is mounted on tan colored card stock with an… (913-82). Learn More »


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PAINTING ON MASON BOARD OF THE SPRINGS HOTEL AT GETTYSBURG

This painting is similar to a print of the Springs Hotel done by J. C. Davis for famous Gettysburg historian John B. Bachelder. The print was used by Bachelder in two of his books, “Popular Resorts, and How to Reach Them” and “Gettysburg: What… (P13188). Learn More »

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