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GETTYSBURG 50TH ANNIVERSARY VETERAN TAG ID’D & SIGNED BY DUNOIS BEMAN, 94TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

GETTYSBURG 50TH ANNIVERSARY VETERAN TAG ID’D & SIGNED BY DUNOIS BEMAN, 94TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Brown paper tag with red ribbon was printed as a way to identify veterans at the 50th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg commemoration and reunion. Printing at top of tag reads, “GETTYSBURG… (1054-2169). Learn More »

$295.00
ON HOLD

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 »

$750.00
Originally $895.00

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

WRITING DESK WITH SILVER PRESENTATION PLAQUE, ID’D TO THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA “ANDERSON” CAVALRY REGIMENT

This writing desk with its silver engraved plaque is truly an item worthy of any advanced collection or museum. The desk is made of mahogany wood and meas. approx. 17.75 inches long x 10.00 inches… (945-286). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

RARE ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CLOTH CORPS BADGE FROM THE ARCHIVE OF JOHN M. DEANE - 3rd and 29th MASSACHUSETTS, MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER

Civil War corps badges can be a minefield for the collector and cloth badges are especially hard to judge. Here is one that you can sleep at night owning. This comes from the archive of material… (1041-56). Learn More »

$1,150.00
Originally $1,450.00

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

GENERAL WILCOX’S FAREWELL ADDRESS TO THE NINTH CORPS PRESERVED BY JOHN M. DEANE, ALONG WITH ONE OF HIS ISSUE CORPS BADGES - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM MASSACHUSETTS

John M. Deane was proud of his war service and preserved a wonderful archive of material. He rose from Lieutenant to Major, serving at the very first call for troops in the 3rd Mass Volunteer Militia… (1041-64). Learn More »

$1,250.00
Originally $1,550.00

COLORFUL SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL OF JAMES SHEETS 208th PENNSYLVANIA

COLORFUL SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL OF JAMES SHEETS 208th PENNSYLVANIA

These large color lithographs were marketed to veterans as suitable mementos and testimonials of their service to the county and are the descendants of the illustrated company rosters sold by peddlers… (1053-51b). Learn More »

NEW JERSEY BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 12TH N.J. INFANTRYMAN

NEW JERSEY BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 12TH N.J. INFANTRYMAN

Metal badge given by the state to New Jersey veterans who served in the Civil War. This medal is numbered 3370 and engraved with “John L. Severns”. Two-piece medal with spring pin attached to the… (490-1885). Learn More »

$495.00
ON HOLD

COPY OF VOL. 1 OF CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS PICKED UP FROM THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD, ID’D TO CAPT. SOLOMON T. ALLEN, 14TH VERMONT INFANTRY, STANNARD’S BRIGADE

COPY OF VOL. 1 OF CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS PICKED UP FROM THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD, ID’D TO CAPT. SOLOMON T. ALLEN, 14TH VERMONT INFANTRY, STANNARD’S BRIGADE

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, Vol. 1, Published by D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1992. Front endpaper owner inscription: Solomon T. Allen/ Book/ Capt. Co. I 14th Vt. Regt/ V.V. M.” (In ink, faded but… (1054-1087). Learn More »

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 34TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 34TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY SOLDIER

Excavated, “War of 1861” style pewter “dog tag” for Charles H. Lewis. He was 31 years old when he enlisted on June 21, 1862. He joined Company C, 34th Massachusetts Infantry. He was made a… (1054-2471). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PORTRAIT OF BREVET COL. EDWIN A. GLENN, 198TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA FIVE FORKS, VA, 4/1/1865

FRAMED ALBUMEN PORTRAIT OF BREVET COL. EDWIN A. GLENN, 198TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY - KIA FIVE FORKS, VA, 4/1/1865

7.25 x 15” albumen, matted in black velvet, mounted in ornate period gilt frame, w/inner trim, 14.25 x 16.75”, and wooden backing. Albumen back-mark stamp: “From F. Guterkunst, Photographer 712… (1054-671). Learn More »

$150.00
ON HOLD

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 72ND PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 72ND PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY SOLDIER

Excavated, George McClellan bust style brass “dog tag” for Thomas McGuinty. He was 22 years old when he enlisted on October 25, 1861. He joined Company G, 72ND Pennsylvania Infantry. He was… (1054-2468). Learn More »

$2,250.00
ON HOLD

PIECE OF FABRIC FROM ALEXANDER STEPHEN’S CHAIR WITH NOTE

PIECE OF FABRIC FROM ALEXANDER STEPHEN’S CHAIR WITH NOTE

Green and tan woven fabric is hand- sewn onto a small piece of card stock. Hand inscribed writing in period ink reads, “FROM THE REBEL STEVEN’S CHAIR, R. DAVIDS”. Fabric is triangular in shape.… (1054-2486). Learn More »

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY C, 5TH VERMONT INFANTRY

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY C, 5TH VERMONT INFANTRY

This full color register comes matted and framed and meas. approx. 21.50 inches x 27.00 inches. The frame has some age to it. The decoration on the register begins with a spread-winged eagle at top… (1054-51). Learn More »

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY E, 6TH VERMONT INFANTRY

MILITARY REGISTER FOR COMPANY E, 6TH VERMONT INFANTRY

This full color register comes in the original wood frame with wood back panels and meas. approx. 21.50 x 26.50 inches. The decoration on the register begins with a spread-winged eagle at top with a… (1054-44). Learn More »

FRAMED SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY F, 9TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

FRAMED SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY F, 9TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

Black and white memorial printed in 1863 and lists the members of the 9th New York State Militia also known as the 83rd New York Volunteers. The top of the memorial is decorated with a spread-winged… (1054-14). Learn More »

FRAMED PERSONAL SOLDIER’S RECORD FOR 209TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FORT STEADMAN

FRAMED PERSONAL SOLDIER’S RECORD FOR 209TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FORT STEADMAN

Document is pre-printed and filled out in period ink and dates from 1884. Document is black and white with a very impressive spread-winged eagle at top perched on a patriotic shield and flanked by a… (1054-62). Learn More »

FRAMED SOLDIERS MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY G, 94TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

FRAMED SOLDIERS MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY G, 94TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

The top of the memorial is decorated with a representation of Columbia seated amongst a panoply of flags and surrounded by four Union soldiers, two on each side. Columbia holds a US flag in one hand… (1054-20). Learn More »

$225.00
ON HOLD

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 52ND NEW YORK INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 52ND NEW YORK INFANTRY SOLDIER

Non-excavated, George Washington bust style pewter “dog tag” for John Bockhardt [Burkart, Burkardt]. He was 40 years old when he enlisted on November 5, 1861 in New York City. He joined Company G,… (1054-2470). Learn More »

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 7TH RHODE ISLAND INFANTRY SOLDIER

IDENTIFICATION DISC FOR 7TH RHODE ISLAND INFANTRY SOLDIER

Excavated, George Washington bust style brass “dog tag” for David L. Larkham. He was 37 years old when he enlisted on August 14, 1862. He joined Company G, 7TH Rhode Island Infantry. He was… (1054-2467). Learn More »

FRAMED MEMORIAL CARD FOR CAPTAIN H.H. ROSENGRANTZ, 33RD ILL. INF.

FRAMED MEMORIAL CARD FOR CAPTAIN H.H. ROSENGRANTZ, 33RD ILL. INF.

Black memorial card shows gold gilt lettering and images. Tribute reads, “IN LOVING REMEMBRANCE OF CAPT. H.H. ROSENGRANTZ, CO. D, 33d ILL. INF. DIED MAY 3, 1892. AGED 54 YRS.” Below this is a… (1054-1276). Learn More »


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VERY RARE AND SPECTACULAR MARINE CORPS CIVIL WAR OR EARLIER EAGLE SNARE DRUM

This rare drum has had the tension ropes and ears as well as the heads replaced but the body and hoops are original and the interior has a fantastic maker’s label from a known early maker. There are only two or three of these early Marine Corps… (344-1831). Learn More »

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