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COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM BREVET MAJOR

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM BREVET MAJOR

Appointment dates from the 23rd day of February 1847, “for gallant and meritorious conduct in the ‘Battle of Buena Vista’ “. Signed by Wm. L. Marcy and President James K. Polk on 25 Aug.… (672-22). Learn More »

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM LT. COLONEL IN THE 14TH REGIMENT OF INFANTRY

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM LT. COLONEL IN THE 14TH REGIMENT OF INFANTRY

Appointment dates from the 14th day of May 1861. Signed by Simon Cameron, Sec. of War and Abraham Lincoln on 17 Aug. 1861.  Folds otherwise superb. One of the largest signatures of Lincoln we have… (672-21). Learn More »

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM BRIGADIER GENERAL OF VOLUNTEERS

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM BRIGADIER GENERAL OF VOLUNTEERS

Appointment is to date from the 20th day of August, 1861.  Signed by Edwin M. Stanton, Sec. of War and Abraham Lincoln on 6 Feb. 1862.  Some age foxing and folds.  Very fine Lincoln… (672-19). Learn More »

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH DOCUMENTS, ID’D TO 5TH RHODE ISLAND HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD WITH DOCUMENTS, ID’D TO 5TH RHODE ISLAND HEAVY ARTILLERY OFFICER

This sword was manufactured in New York City by the firm of Schuyler Hartley & Graham. The scabbard is made of iron and covered in black leather with brass mounts and drag. Mounts are of plain… (690-07). Learn More »

$2,950.00
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POST-CIVIL WAR PHOTO, DISCHARGE AND SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL ID’D TO 14TH NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

POST-CIVIL WAR PHOTO, DISCHARGE AND SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL ID’D TO 14TH NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

The items in this group belonged to John Doudican, also known as John Dow, who served as a Private in Company K, 14th New Jersey Infantry. The first item is an eagle masthead discharge filled out to… (690-04). Learn More »

SMITH & WESSON MODEL NO.1, SECOND ISSUE REVOLVER ID’D TO MEMBER OF 54TH AND 42ND MASSACHUSETTS

SMITH & WESSON MODEL NO.1, SECOND ISSUE REVOLVER ID’D TO MEMBER OF 54TH AND 42ND MASSACHUSETTS

Revolver is serial number 28175. It is engraved on the backstrap “W. E LOVEGROVE, CO. K, 54TH REG. MASS. VS.” The number “54” has an “X” over it with the number “42nd”… (690-06). Learn More »

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY CAPTAIN, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM McKINLEY

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY CAPTAIN, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT WILLIAM McKINLEY

Presented is an excellent military officer’s commission presented to J. F. Reynolds Landis.  Landis’ commission is a high-grade, cream-colored vellum paper and bears the handwritten signature in… (672-06). Learn More »

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A SECOND LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT RUTHERFORD B. HAYES

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A SECOND LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT RUTHERFORD B. HAYES

Presented is an excellent military officer’s commission presented to J. F. Reynolds Landis.  Landis’ commission is a high-grade, cream-colored vellum paper and bears the handwritten signature in… (672-03). Learn More »

VETERAN CANTEEN FOR MEMBER OF THE 1ST MARYLAND CAVALRY

VETERAN CANTEEN FOR MEMBER OF THE 1ST MARYLAND CAVALRY

White porcelain canteen almost the same size as a regulation canteen. Item meas. approx. 9.00 inches from the tip of the spout to the bottom edge and approx. 8.50 inches across. The spout, spout… (503-22). Learn More »

GAVEL FROM WOOD FOUND ON THE KENTUCKY FARM ON WHICH PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAS BORN

GAVEL FROM WOOD FOUND ON THE KENTUCKY FARM ON WHICH PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAS BORN

This post-Civil War souvenir is a gavel made from wood found at the Kentucky farm birthplace of Abraham Lincoln.  he farm was referred to as the Knob Creek farm near Athertonville in Larue County,… (344-674). Learn More »

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY FIRST LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT GROVER CLEVELAND

J. F. REYNOLDS LANDIS’ OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS A U.S. ARMY FIRST LIEUTENANT, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT GROVER CLEVELAND

Presented is an excellent military officer’s commission presented to J. F. Reynolds Landis.  Landis’ commission is a high-grade, cream-colored vellum paper and bears the handwritten signature in… (672-05). Learn More »

WILLIAM REYNOLDS’ NAVAL OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS COMMANDER, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION AND SIGNED BY ANDREW JOHNSON

WILLIAM REYNOLDS’ NAVAL OFFICER’S COMMISSION AS COMMANDER, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION AND SIGNED BY ANDREW JOHNSON

Presented is an excellent, post Civil War-dated 1866 naval officer’s commission presented to William Reynolds of Lancaster, PA. William was the older brother of General John F. Reynolds of… (672-07). Learn More »

AUGUST KOLLNER ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR SKETCH OF A HORSE - 'MILITARY CAMP'

AUGUST KOLLNER ORIGINAL WATERCOLOR SKETCH OF A HORSE - 'MILITARY CAMP'

Pencil and watercolor sketch on paper. 7" x 4.5", mounted on paper to an overall size of 10.25" x 8.75". Unsigned. "Pottsville, Pa / Sept. 1863" lower left corner. Margin note reads "Sketched by /… (557-03). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $950.00

MEMORIAL - GEORGE A. BROWN, CO. "E", 2ND U.S. SHARPSHOOTERS

MEMORIAL - GEORGE A. BROWN, CO. "E", 2ND U.S. SHARPSHOOTERS

Floral bordered memorial measuring 12.5" in width, 9.75" in height, in early 20th century wooden frame, measuring 14 x 11". Text of the memorial: "IN MEMORY OF…..GEORGE A. BROWN, of Mendon, Vermont,… (411-183). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $550.00

GROUP OF ID'D G.A.R. ITEMS - JAMES MCLAUGHLIN, 5TH PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES

Lot includes 9 GAR coat sized buttons, post-war "NY" in wreath square buckle, one 16 page 1892 booklet entitled "Roster of the Department of Vermont" and a four page 1879 "Roster of Kearney Post No.… (172-2080). Learn More »

HANDSOME INSCRIBED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER'S SWORD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION - ALBERT G. NEWSON, 193RD NEW YORK INFANTRY

HANDSOME INSCRIBED MODEL 1850 STAFF AND FIELD OFFICER'S SWORD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION - ALBERT G. NEWSON, 193RD NEW YORK INFANTRY

Here is a very handsome and inscribed, original Model 1850 Officer's Staff and Field imported sword complete with its original metal scabbard. On the scabbard mount of this Civil War edged weapon is a… (490-06). Learn More »

DOCUMENT & PAPER GROUPING ID'D TO ALBON A. LEWIS, SEAMAN AND NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLYMAN

DOCUMENT & PAPER GROUPING ID'D TO ALBON A. LEWIS, SEAMAN AND NEW YORK STATE ASSEMBLYMAN

A trove of books, ledgers & papers relating to the career and affairs of Albon A. Lewis, as seaman and politician, from the dating from his years as a seaman in the 1840s through his career as a… (30-1350). Learn More »

$450.00
Originally $550.00
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US OFFICER'S BELT RIG FROM THE COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG RESIDENT HENRY CHRITZMAN

US OFFICER'S BELT RIG FROM THE COLLECTION OF GETTYSBURG RESIDENT HENRY CHRITZMAN

Belt is broken and laid out in a riker box. Belt plate is standard issue officer's plate with wide tongue on back. Plate is in nice shape and shows honest wear to face. Keeper is attached to 7.25… (579-04). Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

CDV OF GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

David Hunter (1802-1886) was a Union general who achieved fame by his unauthorized 1862 order emancipating slaves in three Southern states. The order was immediately rescinded. Later he served as the… (552-33). Learn More »

CDV OF GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI

CDV OF GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI

The Garibaldi Guard was the nickname of the 39th New York Infantry, a regiment of Italian-Americans recruited mostly from New York City. Most of the members of this regiment were men who had fought… (552-32). Learn More »


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LETTER WRITTEN BY SOLDER WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG - PVT. JONATHAN MERRIL, C0. “I”, 2nd NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

Dated “Baltimore, MD, Jan. 4th 64”; w/yellow cover addressed to “ Mrs. Belinda J. Russell/ Woodstock/ N.H.,” post-marked “Baltimore/ M.D./ Jan 5/1864,” w/ three cent stamp. 3 pp., in ink, on lined paper, 5 x 8”. Exhibits fold-marks and… (224-311). Learn More »

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