Identified Firearms

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SPENCER CARBINE WITH WONDERFUL CARVED IDENTIFICATION TO TROOPER IN THE 1ST NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES & 4TH NEW YORK PROVISIONAL CAVALRY

SPENCER CARBINE WITH WONDERFUL CARVED IDENTIFICATION TO TROOPER IN THE 1ST NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES & 4TH NEW YORK PROVISIONAL CAVALRY

This single shot .52 Spencer carbine is in excellent condition. The barrel retains all its original blue finish and is free of any blemish. Both the proper rear and front sights are present. Bore has… (302-76). Learn More »

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE NAMED TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY TROOPER

STARR PERCUSSION CARBINE NAMED TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY TROOPER

This weapon is identified by the name “W. J. MORROW” carved into the stock and by serial number through records at the National Archives. Manufactured between 1862 and 1865, the Starr percussion… (490-1599). Learn More »

MUSKET AND DOCUMENT GROUP ID’D TO 15TH NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

MUSKET AND DOCUMENT GROUP ID’D TO 15TH NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

This wonderful group consists of a musket, parole paper, newspapers, wartime letter, military records and post-war pension documents pertaining to George S. Beavers of Company a, 15th New Jersey… (988-09). Learn More »

US MODEL 1841 “MISSISSIPPI” RIFLE BY ROBBINS, KENDALL & LAWRENCE, ID’D TO 7TH NORTH CAROLINA 1ST SERGEANT

US MODEL 1841 “MISSISSIPPI” RIFLE BY ROBBINS, KENDALL & LAWRENCE, ID’D TO 7TH NORTH CAROLINA 1ST SERGEANT

This single shot muzzleloading Model 1841 Mississippi rifle was manufactured by the firm of Robbins, Kendall & Lawrence of Windsor, Vermont in 1847/49 and is identified through a name inscribed on… (988-08). Learn More »

INSCRIBED MODEL 1861 COLT NAVY REVOLVER

INSCRIBED MODEL 1861 COLT NAVY REVOLVER

A cap and ball percussion sidearm, this specimen is a complete Civil War Colt Model 1861 Navy revolver in very good original condition. In production from 1861 through 1873 with nearly 39,000… (945-292). Learn More »

VERY NICE SHARPS NEW MODEL 1859 RIFLE ID’D TO 151ST NEW YORK SOLDIER WHO SERVED AS A BRIGADE SHARPSHOOTER - WONDERFUL MOUNTED SILVER PLAQUE ON STOCK ATTESTING TO ID

VERY NICE SHARPS NEW MODEL 1859 RIFLE ID’D TO 151ST NEW YORK SOLDIER WHO SERVED AS A BRIGADE SHARPSHOOTER - WONDERFUL MOUNTED SILVER PLAQUE ON STOCK ATTESTING TO ID

This weapon was carried in the Civil War by Dem Youngers of Company C, 151st New York Infantry and bears a silver plaque on the stock attesting to that fact. This rare Sharps is a New Model 1859 with… (526-43). Learn More »

$12,500.00
Originally $14,500.00
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LARGE FRAME ALLEN AND WHEELOCK POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

LARGE FRAME ALLEN AND WHEELOCK POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This revolver came from a collection of items belonging to brothers William and Edward Lyman of the 16th Massachusetts. The revolver was wired to a large frame of items carried by the brothers during… (M25900). Learn More »

CS RICHMOND TYPE II MUSKET ID’D TO 49TH VIRGINIA SOLDIER - CHAMBERSBURG, PA FIND

CS RICHMOND TYPE II MUSKET ID’D TO 49TH VIRGINIA SOLDIER - CHAMBERSBURG, PA FIND

This musket is a true Richmond throughout, lock, stock and barrel. It is out of an estate in Chambersburg, PA, located approx. 25 miles west of Gettysburg.Weapon is identified to Private Weedon Oliver… (1000-390). Learn More »

PRUSSIAN MODEL 1809 POTSDAM PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH VERBAL ID TO 2ND SOUTH CAROLINA

PRUSSIAN MODEL 1809 POTSDAM PERCUSSION MUSKET WITH VERBAL ID TO 2ND SOUTH CAROLINA

This original German longarm is a .72 caliber, Potsdam Model 1809 smoothbore, single-shot muzzleloader in relic condition.  The verbal provenance with this item is that it was carried by private… (991-04). 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 »

IDENTIFIED REMINGTON-BEALS NAVY REVOLVER -- 4TH WISCONSIN CAVALRY

IDENTIFIED REMINGTON-BEALS NAVY REVOLVER -- 4TH WISCONSIN CAVALRY

This is an example of the Remington-Beals Navy model revolver produced in 1861-1862. Approximately 14,500 of these percussion revolvers were produced and in .36 caliber with unmarked solid frame and… (172-5063). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED US MODEL 1816 SPRINGFIELD CONVERSION MUSKET – 91ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED US MODEL 1816 SPRINGFIELD CONVERSION MUSKET – 91ST PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

This US Model 1816 Conversion Springfield Musket was issued to Private Charles Lowry of Company C, 91st PA Vol. Infantry. A totally untouched musket, the stock bears the following hand carved… (355-19). Learn More »

U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1862 WITH ATTRIBUTION TO THE 25TH MASSACHUSETTS

U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1861 RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1862 WITH ATTRIBUTION TO THE 25TH MASSACHUSETTS

This weapon was purchased at auction from the estate of James Drennan who served as a Lieutenant in the 25th Massachusetts Infantry. Drennan was born in Ireland and eventually settled in Worcester,… (526-44). Learn More »

GROUPING OF ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO CALVIN LITTLEFIELD OF THE 94TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

GROUPING OF ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO CALVIN LITTLEFIELD OF THE 94TH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

The following is Littlefield’s obituary as printed in the Watertown Daily Times dated Thursday January 6, 1910:     COL. CALVIN LITTLEFIELD AND HIS DISTINGUISHED CAREER LAST OF HIS… (801-169). Learn More »

HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

Please click on the photograph above to view a flyer containing information regarding a Model 1860 Henry Rifle and pair of cased presentation Colt Revolvers identified to Secretary of War Simon…. Learn More »

IDENTIFIED SILVER PLATED MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT MADE IN EARLY 1857P ID'D TO NEW YORK SERGEANT

IDENTIFIED SILVER PLATED MODEL 1849 POCKET COLT MADE IN EARLY 1857

This pocket Colt has a serial number of 132954 that matches throughout including the wedge pin. It is silver plated throughout. The octagonal barrel is 4.00 inches long and with light scattered wear… (362-681). Learn More »

PRESCOTT POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO MURDERED MARYLAND OFFICER

PRESCOTT POCKET REVOLVER ID’D TO MURDERED MARYLAND OFFICER

This .32 rimfire pocket revolver was made by E. A. Prescott from about 1862-1867. This is what is known as the short frame style with a 3.25 inch octagon barrel stamped in two lines on the top “E.… (750-01). Learn More »

$5,000.00
Originally $6,500.00


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THEFT FROM GRAVESITE OF GEN. JOHN REYNOLDS

A large artillery shell, one of pair that sit on either side of the grave of Gen. John F. Reynolds in Lancaster Cemetery, Lancaster, PA has been removed from the site. If anyone comes into contact with the shell or has any information regarding its… . Learn More »

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