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CONFEDERATE STATES RECEIPT PICKED UP BY GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY & 87th PA INFANTRY

CONFEDERATE STATES RECEIPT PICKED UP BY GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY & 87th PA INFANTRY

Dated “1862/ Aug. 2.” Handwritten receipt for “$3.00” in ink, on yellowing paper, 6 x 6.5”. Exhibits fold-marks, three vertical, w/one section detached. Fragile but, mostly legible.… (2020-04). Learn More »

UNION SOLDIER DIARY—PRIVATE DAVID RICHARDS, CO. “M”, 13TH PA CAVALRY

UNION SOLDIER DIARY—PRIVATE DAVID RICHARDS, CO. “M”, 13TH PA CAVALRY

Standard pocket “Diary for 1865”. Published New York, 1865. Owner inscription in pencil, rear endpapers—“D. Richards Jr / Brady / Indiana County / Penna.” Single calendar day entries, plus… (846-198). Learn More »

$1,000.00
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IDENTIFIED COPY OF THE US ARMY REGULATIONS OF 1861 – LT. COLONEL JAMES DUNCAN GRAHAM

IDENTIFIED COPY OF THE US ARMY REGULATIONS OF 1861 – LT. COLONEL JAMES DUNCAN GRAHAM

Blue cloth bound with gilt blind-stamped spine. Very nice period ink inscription inside the front cover: J.D. Graham Lt. Colonel U.S. Army / Stationed at Detroit, Mich. October 1861. (And below that… (998-602). Learn More »

FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY SERVICE MEDALLION FOR THOMAS THORNE 9th NYSM, 83rd NY VOLUNTEERS, PRIVATE, LIEUTENANT, AND CAPTAIN - WIA ANTIETAM AND GETTYSBURG!

FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY SERVICE MEDALLION FOR THOMAS THORNE 9th NYSM, 83rd NY VOLUNTEERS, PRIVATE, LIEUTENANT, AND CAPTAIN - WIA ANTIETAM AND GETTYSBURG!

The obverse has prominent Maltese Cross, the badge of the 5th Corps in the center, which is superimposed on a disk, indicating its prior service in the 1st Army Corps, which was dissolved in March… (1054-2466). Learn More »

15th MAINE INFANTRY COLONEL’S MEMORANDA BOOK—ID’ TO BREVET BRIGADEIR GENERAL ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE INFANTRY.]

15th MAINE INFANTRY COLONEL’S MEMORANDA BOOK—ID’ TO BREVET BRIGADEIR GENERAL ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE INFANTRY.]

Small black, lined leatherette memoranda booklet, 2.25 x 3.5” Exhibits wear at the extremities. This booklet contains a single penciled date of January 21 1863. All entries are in pencil and contain… (1097-44). Learn More »

$75.00
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GENERAL ORDERS / DEPARTMENT OF THE GULF / ISSUED BY MAJ. GEN. B.F. BUTLER [1862], ID’D TO BREVET BRIG. GEN. ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE INF]

GENERAL ORDERS / DEPARTMENT OF THE GULF / ISSUED BY MAJ. GEN. B.F. BUTLER [1862], ID’D TO BREVET BRIG. GEN. ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE INF]

Published by E.R. Wagner, Printer & Stationer, New Orleans, LA, 1862. Owner signature, in ink, title page: “Col. Isaac Dyer / Nov. 9th 1862.” Yellow wraps, 35 pp. plus supplement, 9 x 5.75”.… (1097-33). Learn More »

$75.00
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GENERAL ORDERS OF THE VOLUNTEER FORCE, 1864 - ID’D TO BREVET BRIGADIER ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE INF.]

GENERAL ORDERS OF THE VOLUNTEER FORCE, 1864 - ID’D TO BREVET BRIGADIER ISAAC DYER [COL. 15TH MAINE INF.]

Published by U.S. Govt. Printing Office, 1864.  Owner inscription, front eps, in ink: “Isaac Dyer” 184 pp., plus circulars & Index. In green blind-stamped buckram, 7.5 x 5”, w/ gilt spine… (1097-36). Learn More »

$95.00
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UNION VETERAN’S UNION LAPEL STUD, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

UNION VETERAN’S UNION LAPEL STUD, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

Dyer was a member of several veterans’ organizations. The Union Veterans Union was formed in 1886 by Union veterans who thought they could be better represented at the local level than by the large… (1097-65). Learn More »

$8.00
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15th MAINE VETERAN’S RIBBON, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

15th MAINE VETERAN’S RIBBON, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

A nice regimental veterans association reunion ribbon. White silk with a prominent red 19th Corps, First Division, badge at top and “15th Me. Veteran Association” in black below that. Simple… (1097-64). Learn More »

$60.00
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1893 INDIANAPOLIS G.A.R. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT BADGE,  ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

1893 INDIANAPOLIS G.A.R. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT BADGE, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

Bronze upper bar with scrolled upper edge, Indiana state seal at center, “SEPT. 1893” to either side, “Indianapolis” at bottom. Buff ribbon with G.A.R. in red, white and blue. Lower bar with… (1097-63). Learn More »

$75.00
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SONS OF UNION VETERAN’S BADGE, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

SONS OF UNION VETERAN’S BADGE, ISAAC DYER ESTATE, COLONEL 15th MAINE

A nice example of the Sons of Veterans badge. Bronze patina pin and badge with wreath and crossed cannon surmounted by an eagle with raised wings. Very good condition. Good color to the red, white and… (1097-61). Learn More »

$20.00
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MAINE DEPARTMENT G.A.R. BADGE

MAINE DEPARTMENT G.A.R. BADGE

The bronze bar at top reads “Maine” and the Maine state seal appear on the planchet. The ribbon is a deep crimson, red being the color for ribbons of department badges, with a gold GAR monogram at… (1097-62). Learn More »

$45.00
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1906 MINNEAPOLIS G.A.R. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT MEDAL

1906 MINNEAPOLIS G.A.R. NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT MEDAL

A very pretty G.A.R. medal for the 1906 National Encampment in Minneapolis. Orange ribbon with bronze pin at top bearing the GAR eagle with crossed cannon and ribbons reading “National Encampment… (1097-60). Learn More »

15th MAINE VETERAN VOLS “MILITARY REGISTER” FOR MEMBERS OF COMPANY C

15th MAINE VETERAN VOLS “MILITARY REGISTER” FOR MEMBERS OF COMPANY C

A nice “military register” for Company C of the 15th Maine Veteran Volunteers. Service memorials like this were marketed during the war to be sent home by soldiers. This one has architectural… (1097-26). Learn More »

15th MAINE VETERAN VOLS “MILITARY REGISTER” FOR FIELD AND STAFF OFFICERS, NCO STAFF, MUSICIANS AND COMPANY OFFCERS AND SERGEANTS

15th MAINE VETERAN VOLS “MILITARY REGISTER” FOR FIELD AND STAFF OFFICERS, NCO STAFF, MUSICIANS AND COMPANY OFFCERS AND SERGEANTS

A nice “military register” for the 15th Maine Veteran Volunteers. Various service memorials like this were marketed during the war to be sent home by soldiers to family. This one has the typical… (1097-30). Learn More »

$125.00
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WEST VIRGINIA DISCHARGE MEDAL IDENTIFIED TO AN OFFICER WHO SERVED IN THREE REGIMENTS

WEST VIRGINIA DISCHARGE MEDAL IDENTIFIED TO AN OFFICER WHO SERVED IN THREE REGIMENTS

The medal consists of a top bar that is made up of an arched scroll that reads “HONORABLY DISCHARGED” above the intertwined letters “WV.” Suspended by a single link is a circular drop that… (2020-712). 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… (2020-716). Learn More »

VERY NICE G.A.R. 1904 NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT REPRESENTATIVE’S MEDAL

VERY NICE G.A.R. 1904 NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT REPRESENTATIVE’S MEDAL

A very pretty example of the G.A.R. National Encampment Representative’s badge for the 38th annual encampment in Boston 1904. A three-piece medal in gilt brass and red, white and blue enamel. Top… (1097-59). Learn More »

1904 G.A.R. NATIONAL STAFF BADGE, COL. AND BREV. BRIG. GEN. DYER ESTATE

1904 G.A.R. NATIONAL STAFF BADGE, COL. AND BREV. BRIG. GEN. DYER ESTATE

A very nice bronze-toned badge for a member of the National Staff at the 1904 G.A.R. National Encampment in Boston. Top bar reads “Boston” in a scroll at top, “Aug. 1904” on either side of the… (1097-55). Learn More »

NATIONAL G.A.R. OFFICER’S BADGE, COL. DYER ESTATE, 15th MAINE

NATIONAL G.A.R. OFFICER’S BADGE, COL. DYER ESTATE, 15th MAINE

The buff borders of the ribbon indicate a national officer and the position of the shoulder strap with eagle at the top of the ribbon indicates it is a currently held office. Excellent condition with… (1097-54). Learn More »


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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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