Identified Personal Items

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STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND MARY LINCOLN

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND MARY LINCOLN

Offered is a framed and burgundy double matted display with copies of photos of Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln. Under each photo are a few strands of hair from each individual. The hairs are… (889-91). Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $450.00

BOSWORTH GAR POST #2 PORTLAND ME WASHINGTON DC 1892, ID’D TO 5TH & 12TH MAINE OFFICER CAPT. EDWARD M. ROBINSON

BOSWORTH GAR POST #2 PORTLAND ME WASHINGTON DC 1892, ID’D TO 5TH & 12TH MAINE OFFICER CAPT. EDWARD M. ROBINSON

This G.A.R. ribbon has a silver pin that reads "MAINE" a 2.75 inches long and .75 inch wide. The yellow ribbon measures 5.5 inches long and 2.5 inches wide. It reads "BOSWORTH Post. No. 2 PORTLAND,… (M22802). Learn More »

$65.00
Originally $100.00

NIGHT CAP ID’D TO MRS. SARAH E. (LUSCOMB) LARRABEE OF MASSACHUSETTS

NIGHT CAP ID’D TO MRS. SARAH E. (LUSCOMB) LARRABEE OF MASSACHUSETTS

This ivory cotton night cap is trimmed in delicate lace. Two ties secure the cap under the chin. Measures 10” long at the front x 8 ¼” wide at the center. Ties measure 13 ½” long. A small… (742-112). Learn More »

ORIGINAL “HARDTACK” IDENTIFIED TO A SOLDIER IN THE 6TH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

ORIGINAL “HARDTACK” IDENTIFIED TO A SOLDIER IN THE 6TH REGIMENT, PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Here is a very interesting piece of Civil War or Indian War period hardtack.  Measuring 3 inches by 3 inches by approximately 3/8 inches thick, this original piece of hardtack is mostly intact. … (526-70). Learn More »

TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS: THE RECORD OF THE FIFTY-FIFTH OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY WITH SOLDIER PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION

TRIALS AND TRIUMPHS: THE RECORD OF THE FIFTY-FIFTH OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY WITH SOLDIER PRESENTATION INSCRIPTION

By Captain Hartwell Osborn and Others. Published by A. C. McClurg & Co, Chicago, IL: 1904. Front eps, owner book-stamp: “R.A. Weaver.” 364 pp., ills., maps. In blue glazed cloth, 9 x 6,25”,… (897-73). Learn More »

$100.00
ON HOLD

GROUP OF MEDALS ID’D TO 62ND NEW YORK PRISONER OF WAR

GROUP OF MEDALS ID’D TO 62ND NEW YORK PRISONER OF WAR

This group of medals is identified to Walter W. Hyde of Company E, 62nd New York Infantry. First in the group is Hyde’s wartime engraved silver 6th Corps badge. It meas. approx. 1.50 x 1.50 inches.… (M23762). Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,250.00

RELIC ID DISC FOR NEW JERSEY SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

RELIC ID DISC FOR NEW JERSEY SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

This ID disc is in good relic condition and despite being dug it is entirely legible. The disc is cast in zinc or pewter and has some embedded dirt around the edges. The soft metal combined with… (M24570). Learn More »

$1,350.00
Originally $1,500.00

FANTASTIC FRAMED COLLECTION OF ARTIFACTS IDENTIFIED TO TWO BROTHERS WHO SERVED IN THE 16TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

FANTASTIC FRAMED COLLECTION OF ARTIFACTS IDENTIFIED TO TWO BROTHERS WHO SERVED IN THE 16TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

The shadow box frame with fancy gold gilt border measures 30” x 26”. The items inside are wired or tacked to the box portion of the frame. Private/Corporal William Lyman of Co. K, 16th… (M23736). Learn More »

$4,000.00
Originally $4,500.00

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION NAME TAG FOR PVT. JAMES A. CARDER, 18TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION NAME TAG FOR PVT. JAMES A. CARDER, 18TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

Double-sided white, pre-printed card, measuring 1.625 x 2.875"/ w/small metal-ringed lanyard hole. Front side script & inscription: "U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION / ADDRESS MY… father Mr. / Morris… (M18953). Learn More »

$1,500.00
Originally $1,650.00

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN - MT. HOLYOKE SEMINARY, CLASS OF 1864

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN - MT. HOLYOKE SEMINARY, CLASS OF 1864

Oblong silver badge w/horizontal bar pin, measuring 1.625" in width, .5" in height; bearing the following inscription: "U.S. Christian Commission,/ To the Mt. Holyoke Class of '64/ "Sow we beside all… (480-35). Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,950.00

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN ID'D AND INSCRIBED TO "MRS. REVEREND ARZA [MARY H.] BROWN/ CHICAGO, ILLINOIS/ CIVIL WAR"

U.S. CHRISTIAN COMMISSION PIN ID'D AND INSCRIBED TO "MRS. REVEREND ARZA [MARY H.] BROWN/ CHICAGO, ILLINOIS/ CIVIL WAR"

Oblong silver badge, measuring 2" in width, and .75" height. Standard USCC frontal inscription: "U.S. / Christian Commission / PHIL."; see rear inscription to Mrs. Brown above. Rear bar pin. Light… (480-17). Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,500.00

LEATHER BOUND ID’D 1884 SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK

LEATHER BOUND ID’D 1884 SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK

Booklet bound in black leather and is held closed by a folding flap. Flap is strongly embossed in gold across the flap “SOLDIER’S HANDBOOK / U.S.A.” The leather is in good condition with light… (668-38). Learn More »

$65.00
ON HOLD

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

ELIZABETH CURTIS WALLACE GROUPING- BIBLE & TWO IMAGES

This large family Bible and images belonged to the writer of the well-known book, “Glencoe Diary: The War Time Journal of Elizabeth Curtis Wallace”, Norfolk County, Virginia. Elizabeth McIntosh… (B6099). Learn More »

ELGIN POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG RESIDENT

ELGIN POCKET WATCH FROM GETTYSBURG RESIDENT

Gold plated pocket watch made by Elgin National Watch Company in 1905. Inner works are serial numbered 11269814. Bright, white face with large roman numerals (marking hours) and smaller Arabic numbers… (635-130). Learn More »

$135.00
ON HOLD

CIVIL WAR-ERA EAGLE CANE WITH POST-WAR INSCRIPTION

CIVIL WAR-ERA EAGLE CANE WITH POST-WAR INSCRIPTION

Patented Dec. 23, 1862. Black varnished wooden cane, 34.75” in overall length, topped with handsome silver plated brass eagle with U.S. flag in beak, with winding serpent below, brass plated tip.… (344-1884). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD

FRAMED HANDKERCHIEF AND IMAGES OF ROBERT F. BURRILL, 74TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

FRAMED HANDKERCHIEF AND IMAGES OF ROBERT F. BURRILL, 74TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

Handkerchief was carried throughout the Civil War by Robert Burrill. Also in the frame are two images of Burrill, one a tintype as a soldier, and the other as an older bearded gentleman. Handkerchief… (377-10). Learn More »

UPTON’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID’D TO WEST GREENWICH CADETS [RHODE ISLAND]

UPTON’S INFANTRY TACTICS ID’D TO WEST GREENWICH CADETS [RHODE ISLAND]

Blue cloth covered hardbound book that meas. approx. 4.00 x 5.75 inches and runs 392 pages. Full title is “A NEW SYSTEM OF INFANTRY TACTICS DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK ADAPTED TO AMERICAN TOPOGRAPHY AND… (128-1078). Learn More »

$95.00
ON HOLD

UNIT ROSTER FOR BATTERY B 1ST REGIMENT NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY

UNIT ROSTER FOR BATTERY B 1ST REGIMENT NEW YORK LIGHT ARTILLERY

Very colorful register. Measures 18” x 24”. Large colorful American eagle at the top with scenes of horse life, soldier life, battles, etc. below. Center column has a listing of the company… (344-3235). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED FLASK, 13TH U.S. INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED FLASK, 13TH U.S. INFANTRY

Personal flask of Frank. P. Muhlenberg of the 13th United States Infantry. This is a wicker-covered glass flask. Inked onto the wicker on the front is a large “13” over some scroll work. Under… (377-12). Learn More »

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR CAPTAIN RICHARD D. TOWNSEND OF THE 9TH AND 124TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR CAPTAIN RICHARD D. TOWNSEND OF THE 9TH AND 124TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Colorful pre-printed memorial measures approx. 19” x 26”. Large wing spread American eagle at the top with stars, riband, arrows, shield & olive branches. Center shield with details of his… (344-3236). Learn More »


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