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G.A.R. GOLD WATCH FOB - ID’D TO P.C. EASTMAN, CO, “E” 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLS.

G.A.R. GOLD WATCH FOB - ID’D TO P.C. EASTMAN, CO, “E” 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLS.

Gold watch fob is in the shape of a 5th Corps badge. It shows a raised image of a G.A.R. membership badge, with star and flag ribbon under a spread-winged eagle with crossed cannons. Engraving on… (410-481). Learn More »

UNION HYMNS, DATED 1845 WITH PA SOLDIER CONNECTION

UNION HYMNS, DATED 1845 WITH PA SOLDIER CONNECTION

Small hymnal has a decorative border around the printed title on front cover. It reads, “UNION HYMNS FOR USE IN SABBATH SCHOOL, BIBLE CLASSES, TEACHER’S MEETINGS”. Hymnal was produced by the… (179-999). Learn More »

$39.50
SOLD

VERY NICE CLEAN ORIGINAL COPY OF “THE HISTORY OF THE 10TH REGIMENT VERMONT INFANTRY”

VERY NICE CLEAN ORIGINAL COPY OF “THE HISTORY OF THE 10TH REGIMENT VERMONT INFANTRY”

Volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.00 inches and runs 504 pages with the index. Inside both the front and back covers are fold-out maps, one shows the battlefield of Winchester while the other has… (1074-04). Learn More »

CW DIARY AND CDV OF PRIVATE ALEMSON [ALANSON] WELSHER, 8th NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY - WOUNDED IN ACTION AT REAMS STATION VA IN 1864

CW DIARY AND CDV OF PRIVATE ALEMSON [ALANSON] WELSHER, 8th NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY - WOUNDED IN ACTION AT REAMS STATION VA IN 1864

POCKET DIARY FOR 1865. Published Annually For The Trade, 1865. Front eps owner inscription, in pencil: “Alemson Welsher/ Co. D 8th N.Y./H. Arty/ 2nd Brig 2nd D./ 2nd Army Corps” (Repeated in rear… (534-28). Learn More »

GUTHRIE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE SURGERY OF THE WAR (NAPOELONIC & CRIMEAN) –DATED 1862 – IDENTIFIED TO SURGEON IN 2ND MARYLAND INFANTRY, USA

GUTHRIE’S COMMENTARIES ON THE SURGERY OF THE WAR (NAPOELONIC & CRIMEAN) –DATED 1862 – IDENTIFIED TO SURGEON IN 2ND MARYLAND INFANTRY, USA

Full title is “Commentaries on the Surgery on the War in Portugal, Spain, France, and the Netherlands, from the Battle of Rolica, in 1808, to that of Waterloo, in 1815; with Additions relating to… (1000-1635). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED COPY OF <I>MILITARY LAWS</I> – RICHMOND VA, DATED 1820

IDENTIFIED COPY OF MILITARY LAWS – RICHMOND VA, DATED 1820

Full title is “Military Laws: Containing: extracts from the Federal and State constitutions, synopsis of the organization of the militia, militia laws, of Virginia, militia laws of the United… (1000-1624). Learn More »

DROP FROM AN OHIO STATE MEDAL ID'D TO 65TH OHIO SOLDIER

DROP FROM AN OHIO STATE MEDAL ID'D TO 65TH OHIO SOLDIER

This is the drop only from a state of Ohio Civil War medal. The obverse shows a standing Columbia backed by a spread-winged eagle placing a laurel wreath on the head of a soldier. Visible behind the… (595-1580). Learn More »

$175.00
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 »

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 »


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2020 ANNUAL MEETING OF THE COMPANY OF MILITARY HISTORIANS

The next annual meeting will be held in Princeton, NJ, April 23rd - 26th, 2020. See the flier above for information regarding where to stay (the Crowne Palaza Hotel), a daily itinerary, and who to contact for additional… . Learn More »

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