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BALTIMORE CDV OF YOUNG MAN IN UNIFORM

BALTIMORE CDV OF YOUNG MAN IN UNIFORM

Image is a three-quarter standing view of an unidentified young man wearing a light colored waist length shell jacket with a high collar and a 7 button front with matching light trousers. The cut of… (P13173). Learn More »

TIFFANY HIGH GRADE PRESENTATION SWORD TO MAJOR GENERAL HENRY SLOCUM

TIFFANY HIGH GRADE PRESENTATION SWORD TO MAJOR GENERAL HENRY SLOCUM

Henry Slocum was an important Union Civil War General. He graduated from West Point 7th in his class in 1852. He stayed in the Army for several years, serving in the Seminole War in Florida and then… (344-1728). Learn More »

SOLDIER’S NAME STAMP KIT

SOLDIER’S NAME STAMP KIT

Item comes in a small riker box ready for display. The outer sleeve of the kit has a green label that reads “WELLS & CO’S. RUBBER STEREOTYPE STAMP.” Small print then gives directions for… (725-21). Learn More »

US MODEL 1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD

US MODEL1860 STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD

[See Thillman, CIVIL WAR ARMY SWORDS, p. 452.] Maker-mark [reverse ricasso]: “Tomes & Sons/ &/ Melvain NY.” As Tomes & Sons assembled their swords from parts from various companies,… (172-2930). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, GETTYSBURG-RELATED, PRESENTATION MEDICAL OFFICER’S SWORD WITH MATCHING BRASS SCABBARD

ORIGINAL, GETTYSBURG-RELATED, PRESENTATION MEDICAL OFFICER’S SWORD WITH MATCHING BRASS SCABBARD

This imported Federal Medical Officer’s edged weapon is a Civil War presentation specimen to Dr. George R. Richards of the 7th Michigan Volunteer Cavalry regiment. Adopted in 1840 and officially… (344-1712). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF MAJOR GEORGE TODD OF THE 91ST PENNSYLVANIA

FULL STANDING CDV OF MAJOR GEORGE TODD OF THE 91ST PENNSYLVANIA

Todd is shown posing in the typical Napoleonic style with one hand thrust in his coat and the other on his hip holding his forage cap. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with Major’s… (465-74). Learn More »

PRESENTATION STAFF & FIELD OFFICERS SWORD ID’D TO MARYLAND OFFICER

PRESENTATION STAFF & FIELD OFFICERS SWORD ID’D TO MARYLAND OFFICER

This Model 1850 Staff & Field Officer’s sword is ID’d to Captain William E. Conoway of Company A, 11th Maryland Infantry. Captain Conoway also had service in the 2nd and 9th Maryland. The… (413-16). Learn More »

COMPLETE AND IDENTIFIED BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES UNIFORM

COMPLETE AND IDENTIFIED BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES UNIFORM

This rare and unique uniform belonged to Corporal William Stephens of Co. I, 23rd Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry also known as “BIRNEY’S ZOUAVES.” The uniform consists of jacket, vest, trousers… (433-06). Learn More »

CDV ID’D BUST VIEW OF 91ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

CDV ID’D BUST VIEW OF 91ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Bust view of Lieutenant James Diehl of Company D, 91st Pennsylvania. Diehl is shown looking slightly to his left. He wears a dark frock coat with 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps. The coat is open at… (465-72). Learn More »

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM CAPTAIN IN THE THIRD REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM CAPTAIN IN THE THIRD REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY

Appointment dates from the 3rd day of March 1845. Signed by Jefferson Davis, Sec. of War, and President Franklin Pierce on 11 July 1856. Very fine condition with normal… (672-25). Learn More »

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM 2nd LIEUTENANT IN THE THIRD REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM 2nd LIEUTENANT IN THE THIRD REGIMENT OF ARTILLERY

Appointment dates from the 23rd day of October 1841. Signed by John C. Spencer, Sec. of War, and President John Tyler on 1 February 1842. Very fine condition with normal… (672-24). Learn More »

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM BREVET CAPTAIN

COMMISSION FOR JOHN F. REYNOLDS APPOINTING HIM BREVET CAPTAIN

Appointment dates from the 23rd day of September 1846 “for gallant and meritorious conduct in the Battle of Monterey”.  Signed by Wm. L. Marcy, Sec. of War, and President James K. Polk on 25… (672-23). Learn More »

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 »

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 »


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AMES M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD & SCABBARD PRESENTED TO SOLDIER WHO SERVED IN BOTH THE 13TH MASSACHUSETTS & 79TH UNITED STATES COLORED TROOPS

Excellent conditioned Model 1850 foot officer’s sword made by the Ames Manufacturing Company of Chicopee, Massachusetts complete with its matching metal scabbard. The drawn sword meas. approx. 36.25 inches long from point to pommel. The blade… (870-361). Learn More »

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