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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

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… (870-361). Learn More »

FRAMED 1907 PHOTO OF MEMBERS OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY WITH THEIR COMMANDING OFFICER’S DAUGHTERS

FRAMED 1907 PHOTO OF MEMBERS OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY WITH THEIR COMMANDING OFFICER’S DAUGHTERS

Image shows 24 members of Company K, 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry posing with the daughters of their commanding officer Colonel and later Brigadier General William Jackson Palmer. The men are arranged in… (945-335). Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF JOHN W. GEARY

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF JOHN W. GEARY

Signature in ink reads, “YOURS TRULY, JNO W GEARY, BVT MAJ GENL”. Writing is entirely legible. On clipped paper that measures 3 ¼” X 2”. Paper has yellowed in areas. Ink remains dark. John… (L15454). Learn More »

PRESENTATION M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 2ND LT. THOMAS W. CARTRIGHT, 5TH NEW YORK (DURYEE ZOUAVES) - DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT GAINES’ MILL

PRESENTATION M1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 2ND LT. THOMAS W. CARTRIGHT, 5TH NEW YORK (DURYEE ZOUAVES) - DIED OF WOUNDS RECEIVED AT GAINES’ MILL

This attractive Model 1850 Foot Officer’s sword, complete with original metal scabbard was presented to Lieutenant Thomas W. Cartright. This young man enlisted in the 5th New York Infantry on April… (870-648). Learn More »

OVAL FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF TWO SOLDIERS WITH FAMILY

OVAL FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF TWO SOLDIERS WITH FAMILY

This albumen photo is still housed in its original oval frame with wood backing. The view shows two Union privates seated side by side with two others standing behind them. The soldier on the left… (P13905). Learn More »

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

DUG LEAD ID DISC FOR 74TH NEW YORK SOLDIER - ROUGH CONDITION

This disc was dug in the greater Richmond area and did not fare well during its time in the ground. Its edges are badly chipped with 55%-60% material loss. Both sides of the disc also show chipping… (149-22). Learn More »

$275.00
Originally $295.00

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

This identity shield appears to have been dug in that the pin is gone from the back and its surface is dark. Boldly stamped on the face is “Co. K / 1st / GA. / Vols.” Around the edge of the shield… (M23794). Learn More »

OVAL FRAMED & TINTED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF ARMED 51ST PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

OVAL FRAMED & TINTED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF ARMED 51ST PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

This albumen photo is still housed in its original oval frame with wood backing. The view shows Private Jacob H. Umstead of Company C, 51st Pennsylvania Infantry standing at the position of… (P13904). Learn More »

AMES M1850 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO 121ST NEW YORK LIEUTENANT

AMES M1850 STAFF & FIELD OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO 121ST NEW YORK LIEUTENANT

This sword was presented to Lieutenant Henry C. Keith by the men of his Company. The drawn sword measures a total length of 38.00 inches from point to pommel. The fine looking blade is 32.00 inches… (302-69). Learn More »

SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th… (870-252). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN IMAGE OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE H. THOMAS’ HEADQUARTERS IN CHATTANOOGA

FRAMED ALBUMEN IMAGE OF MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE H. THOMAS’ HEADQUARTERS IN CHATTANOOGA

Image shows Union soldiers standing outside of the house that was used as General Thomas’ headquarters. Soldiers are seen on the porch, leaning on the fence and chatting in small groups.… (945-334). Learn More »

WONDERFUL POST-WAR DRUM WITH CASE PRESENTED TO DRUMMER ROBERT H. HENDERSHOT, KNOWN TO HISTORY AS “THE DRUMMER BOY OF THE RAPPAHANNOCK”

WONDERFUL POST-WAR DRUM WITH CASE PRESENTED TO DRUMMER ROBERT H. HENDERSHOT, KNOWN TO HISTORY AS “THE DRUMMER BOY OF THE RAPPAHANNOCK”

This drum and case was presented to Robert Hendershot who as a young drummer boy achieved notoriety and fame for his exploits during the Fredericksburg Campaign in December of 1862. The drum has a… (410-170). Learn More »

$2,950.00
ON HOLD

OVAL ALBUMEN OF HARRISON “HARRY” VANDYKE OF CO. D, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

OVAL ALBUMEN OF HARRISON “HARRY” VANDYKE OF CO. D, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Listed as one of the original “Anderson Troop” members, Harry died 2/15/63 at Hospital 19 in Nashville, TN of typhoid fever. He was only 22 years old. This 2/3 length seated view of Harry measures… (945-294). Learn More »

POST-WAR LEDGER STYLE BILL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG HERO ALEXANDER S. WEBB

POST-WAR LEDGER STYLE BILL SIGNED BY GETTYSBURG HERO ALEXANDER S. WEBB

Ruled paper bill that meas. approx. 8.50 x 14.00 inches. Both sides of the page are filled out in ink and list items bought by the College of the City of New York from Elmer & Amend Importers and… (410-230). Learn More »

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE EDWARD B. MEARS, JR., CO. C, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE EDWARD B. MEARS, JR., CO. C, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Mears enlisted as  Private on August 22, 1862 at the age of 21 in Philadelphia. He transferred to Co. H after he was one of the mutineers before Murfreesboro, TN on December 26, 1862. He was… (945-280). Learn More »

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF FRANK WHEATON

CLIPPED SIGNATURE OF FRANK WHEATON

Signature in ink reads, “F.WHEATON. BRIG GEN VOLS”. Signature is entirely legible. On clipped paper that measures 1” X 3”. Paper has yellowed in areas. Ink remains dark. Frank (Francis)… (829-12). Learn More »

REGULATION BRASS BUGLE IDENTIFIED TO MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT AND NATIONAL GAR COMMANDER WILMON BLACKMAR

REGULATION BRASS BUGLE IDENTIFIED TO MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT AND NATIONAL GAR COMMANDER WILMON BLACKMAR

Born in 1841 in Bristol, Bucks County, PA Blackmar was a 21 year old resident of Boston, MA when he enlisted on 8/30/1862 at Philadelphia, PA as a Corporal. On 8/30/1862 he mustered into "K" Co., 15th… (945-319). Learn More »

SILVER IDENTIFICATION SHIELD ENGRAVED “WILLIAM E. REPPERT / CO C / 15 REG / ANDERSON CAVALRY / PV”.

SILVER IDENTIFICATION SHIELD ENGRAVED “WILLIAM E. REPPERT / CO C / 15 REG / ANDERSON CAVALRY / PV”.

Measures 1.25” x 1.25”. T-bar pin on reverse. Private Reppert enlisted August 12, 1862 at Pittsburgh for 3 years enlistment in Co F of the 15th PA Cavalry. He was listed as 18 years old, a… (945-277). Learn More »

PAIR OF 1/9 PLATE TINTYPES OF PVT. DAVID H. CASSELL, PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY, AND AN UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE

PAIR OF 1/9 PLATE TINTYPES OF PVT. DAVID H. CASSELL, PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY, AND AN UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE

With an unidentified female. Both views seated. Full thermo-plastic case with brass mattes. A diminutive and very young Pvt. Cassell wears plug style hat w/crossed saber device surmounted by company… (503-155). Learn More »

MODEL 1860 COLT ARMY IN THE HOLSTER IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN WILMON W. BLACKMAR, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AND 1ST WEST VIRGINIA – MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FOR ACTION AT FIVE FORKS, VA APRIL 1, 1865

MODEL 1860 COLT ARMY IN THE HOLSTER IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN WILMON W. BLACKMAR, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AND 1ST WEST VIRGINIA – MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FOR ACTION AT FIVE FORKS, VA APRIL 1, 1865

Born in 1841 in Bristol, Bucks County, PA Blackmar was a 21 year old resident of Boston, MA when he enlisted on 8/30/1862 at Philadelphia, PA as a Corporal. On 8/30/1862 he mustered into "K" Co., 15th… (945-331). Learn More »

$10,000.00
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EARLY & SCARCE CIVIL WAR TIN SNARE DRUM WITH WASHINGTON PORTRAIT MADE BY JOHN LOWELL OF BANGOR, MAINE

Full size snare drum that meas. approx. 15.25 inches tall by 16.25 inches across. With the exception of the tension ropes, the drum is all original. The tin body is in excellent condition with only a few scattered shallow dings. The body surface has… (413-62). Learn More »

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