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IDENTIFIED MODEL 1860 SPENCER RIFLE

IDENTIFIED MODEL 1860 SPENCER RIFLE

This famous longarm is a Civil War Model 1860 Spencer Repeating rifle in very good original condition. Initial army contracts with the Spencer Company of Boston, Massachusetts called for 10,000… (172-4075). Learn More »

THREE QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN MCCLERNAND BY BRADY

THREE QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN MCCLERNAND BY BRADY

Image shows the General in a partial left profile standing in the classic Napoleonic pose. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with matching trousers. Coat has major general’s shoulder… (259-95). Learn More »

1861 DATED LITHOGRAPH OFJOHN HOWARD PAYNE AUTHOR OF “HOME SWEET HOME”

1861 DATED LITHOGRAPH OFJOHN HOWARD PAYNE AUTHOR OF “HOME SWEET HOME”

Civil War lithograph of John Howard Payne. Image is clear with good contrast. Payne died in 1852 but his song “HOME SWEET HOME” became so popular during the war that this lithograph was produced… (259-134). Learn More »

SIGNED SEATED VIEW OF 24TH NEW YORK MAJOR KILLED AT 2ND BULL RUN

SIGNED SEATED VIEW OF 24TH NEW YORK MAJOR KILLED AT 2ND BULL RUN

Image shows Andrew J. Barney seated and cradling his sword in his lap. He wears a dark single breasted frock coat with shoulder straps and matching dark trousers with a light leg stripe. Barney also… (259-126). Learn More »

COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER -- IDENTIFIED

COLT MODEL 1849 POCKET REVOLVER -- IDENTIFIED

Presented here is a classic Colt cap and ball pistol commonly referred to as the 1849 Pocket Model Revolver. This personal sidearm, in good, original condition throughout, bears all matching serial… (172-4563). Learn More »

$1,295.00
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CABINET CARD OF PRESIDENT JAMES A. GARFIELD

CABINET CARD OF PRESIDENT JAMES A. GARFIELD

Image is a well-known bust view of Garfield in left profile. He wears a dark suit with white shirt. The photo is clear with excellent contrast. Mount and paper have very light surface dirt. Reverse… (P13888). Learn More »

SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

A Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, Rue de L’Epeon N.6, 1819. French language edition, five volumes in full leather. Gilt ruled spines and decorative design. Black leather title and author labels… (959-01). Learn More »

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 »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN SIGNATURE IN U.S. SENATE MESSENGER DELIVERY BOOK, DATED MARCH 8, 1865

ABRAHAM LINCOLN SIGNATURE IN U.S. SENATE MESSENGER DELIVERY BOOK, DATED MARCH 8, 1865

Ink signature, measures 1.5 x 5”, clean and bold --“A. Lincoln”. This Lincoln signature is one of a number entered in a small leather-bound delivery book kept by US Senate messenger Frank A.… (959-04). Learn More »

FULL SEATED CDV VIEW OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN BY BRADY

FULL SEATED CDV VIEW OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN BY BRADY

Image shows the President in his trademark black suit with white shirt and black bowtie seated at a table. On the desk in front of him is an elaborate inkwell and a book. Image is clear and clean with… (259-131). Learn More »

BUST CDV OF KIT CARSON BY ANTHONY

BUST CDV OF KIT CARSON BY ANTHONY

Image shows Carson in civilian clothes. Paper has light surface dirt and mount has a red border. Reverse has an engraving of a multistoried building with an E. ANTHONY back mark. Well-known scout for… (259-61). Learn More »

CDV IMAGE OF “OLD ROUGH AND READY” PRESIDENT ZACHARY TAYLOR

CDV IMAGE OF “OLD ROUGH AND READY” PRESIDENT ZACHARY TAYLOR

Image shows President Taylor as an older man in a dark civilian suit. Image is clear with good contrast. Mount has some light dirt along edge. Reverse has imprint for E. ANTHONY FROM A BRADY NEGATIVE… (259-102). Learn More »

FRAMED MEMORIAL FOR BATTERY D OF THE 1ST WISCONSIN HEAVY ARTILLERY

FRAMED MEMORIAL FOR BATTERY D OF THE 1ST WISCONSIN HEAVY ARTILLERY

Color document printed in 1864. Framed the item meas. approx. 28.25 x 22.50 inches. The top of the document has a stylized version of the Wisconsin Coat of Arms above five medallions flanked by two… (172-5062). Learn More »

POST-WAR COPY OF A WARTIME IMAGE - 104TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER WOUNDED AT MISSIONARY RIDGE

POST-WAR COPY OF A WARTIME IMAGE - 104TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER WOUNDED AT MISSIONARY RIDGE

Image is a late 19th or early 20th Century copy of a wartime image. Photo shows a soldier seated with his musket being held vertically next to him. The subject wears a forage cap, dark shell jacket… (668-27). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $75.00

CDV OF GENERAL DANIEL SICKLES

CDV OF GENERAL DANIEL SICKLES

Image is a three-quarter standing view of General Sickles wearing a dark colored double breasted frock coat with shoulder boards, trousers, sword belt and gauntlets. His hand rests on his… (259-54). Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF 16TH NEW YORK OFFICER

BUST VIEW CDV OF 16TH NEW YORK OFFICER

Image is of Charles L. Jones who served as a Lieutenant in Company C. 16th New York Infantry. Jones wears a dark jacket minus shoulder straps with a matching military vest. Image and mount have light… (259-91). 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 »

GROUPING ID'D TO CAPTAIN RICHARD J. RICHARDS, CO. H, 21ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

GROUPING ID'D TO CAPTAIN RICHARD J. RICHARDS, CO. H, 21ST NEW JERSEY INFANTRY

The grouping consists of Captain Richards' scrapbook of the Co. "H", 21st New Jersey Infantry, as well as his personal shaving box, which contains the following items: (1) Officer's belt plate-M1851… (30-1516). Learn More »

$4,750.00
Originally $5,500.00

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 »


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1898 VARINA JEFFERSON DAVIS ALS ON THE DEATH OF HER DAUGHTER

2 pp., in ink on mourning paper, to a committee consisting of Mrs. J. Pinckney Smith, Chairwoman; Mrs. Edgar Farrar; Mrs. S.R. Mallory; Miss Olivia Freret; and Mrs. Cora L. Richardson, Corresponding Secretary.   Excellent overall condition;  fold… (337-231). Learn More »

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