Identified Personal Items

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SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP OF CAVALRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP OF CAVALRY

Memorial is in the original frame with the original wood backing. The top of the memorial is decorated with a spread-winged eagle with thirteen stars above it perched on crossed US flags. Beneath this… (945-333). Learn More »

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

CLARINET ID’D TO 117TH NEW YORK BAND MEMBER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

Civil War period wooden clarinet in good overall condition. The instrument is made up of three sections, the mouthpiece, the central body and the lower section attached to the bell. The mouthpiece… (846-108). Learn More »

$2,250.00
Originally $2,500.00

STRAND OF GEORGE WASHINGTON’S HAIR ALONG WITH RELIC BUTTON FROM YORKTOWN

STRAND OF GEORGE WASHINGTON’S HAIR ALONG WITH RELIC BUTTON FROM YORKTOWN

The battle on October 19, 1781, at Yorktown, Virignia, was a decisive victory by a combined force of American Continental Army troops led by General George Washington and French Army troops led by the… (M25893). Learn More »

ABRAHAM LINCOLN STRAND OF HAIR, WOOD FROM FORD’S THEATRE AND BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN STRAND OF HAIR, WOOD FROM FORD’S THEATRE AND BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

Nicely matted, unframed 14” x 11” display with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. this features several small strands of Lincoln’s hair, a small fragment of wood from Ford’s… (M25892). Learn More »

GILHAM’S MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION ID’D TO LT. COL. MERIWEATHER LEWIS, 9TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

GILHAM’S MANUAL OF INSTRUCTION ID’D TO LT. COL. MERIWEATHER LEWIS, 9TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

First edition, war-era volume of Gilham’s Manual, published in Richmond in 1861. This was the most utilized manual for the Confederate Army. It is covered in blue pebbled cloth which has a gold gilt… (980-15). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This group of items belonged to Corporal William H. Lyman of Company K, 16th Massachusetts. Items from William and his brother Edward, who served in the same Company, were originally framed together.… (M25896). Learn More »

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

COLLECTION OF PERSONAL ITEMS IDENTIFIED TO 16TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER

This group of items belonged to Corporal Edward Lyman of Company K, 16th Massachusetts. Items from Edward and his brother William, who served in the same Company, were originally framed together.… (M25897). Learn More »

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

ID DISK BELONGING TO ELIAS EBAUGH – 6TH MARYLAND INFANTRY

During the Civil War, soldiers were concerned that their bodies would not be identified in the aftermath of a battle because neither the Union nor Confederate government issued identification tags,… (998-597). Learn More »

$595.00
ON HOLD

ID’D HARDTACK - 7TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

ID’D HARDTACK - 7TH ILLINOIS VOLUNTEERS

Piece of Civil War hardtack is inscribed in ink with three lines. Top line is soldier’s name, which is illegible. Lower two lines read, “CO. H. 7 ILL V.” Hardtack has cracked at the top and the… (M25862). Learn More »

MILITARY PASS AND STENCIL FOR 59TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER

MILITARY PASS AND STENCIL FOR 59TH ILLINOIS SOLDIER

This small group of items consists of a pre-printed military pass that meas. approx. 8.25 x 3.25 inches and is filled out in readable ink. The pass allows one H. M. Paddock to go into Nashville, Tenn.… (998-588). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD

ID DISC FOR 1st NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES PRIVATE

ID DISC FOR 1st NEW YORK MOUNTED RIFLES PRIVATE

Very nice brass ID disc that meas. approx. 1.25 inch across. The obverse has a spread-winged eagle with shield on his chest and 13 stars with the word “UNION” above his head. Around the edge is… (998-596). Learn More »

SILVER 3RD CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 84TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

SILVER 3RD CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 84TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Very nice silver badge with script engraving that reads “CO. E, 84TH REGT. DANL. OBERLY, PA. VOLS.” Inscription is attended by the usual engraved scroll decorations. Badge meas. approx. 1.00 inch… (998-594). Learn More »

STENCIL FOR 1ST MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERYMAN CAPTURED AT PETERSBURG

STENCIL FOR 1ST MASSACHUSETTS HEAVY ARTILLERYMAN CAPTURED AT PETERSBURG

Brass stencil is in excellent condition. It meas. approx. 4.00 inches long by 1.50 inches wide. The surface has a nice dark patina and some minor creases. There are no breaks or cracks. Stencil reads… (998-587). Learn More »

$650.00
ON HOLD

PENNSYLVANIA GAR POST 63 PIN (DAVID B. BIRNEY) ID’D TO PVT. ISAAC T. WOLF, 7TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRYGAR HAT/SWORD PIN

PENNSYLVANIA GAR POST 63 PIN (DAVID B. BIRNEY) ID’D TO PVT. ISAAC T. WOLF, 7TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Small circular gold pin, 1” in diameter, w/horizontal reverse bar fastener. Perforated face with blue tinted “Post” and “G.A.R” encircling the numeral “63.” Reverse inscription: “Isaac… (286-402). Learn More »

$125.00
ON HOLD

IDENTIFIED WORLD WAR ONE SHAVING KIT - 28TH DIVISION

IDENTIFIED WORLD WAR ONE SHAVING KIT - 28TH DIVISION

Tri-fold OD green cloth shaving kit that meas. approx. 5.50 inches wide x 9.00 inches when snapped shut and 15.00 x 9.00 when open. The kit is held closed by an operating snap. Once open the first… (410-81). Learn More »

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO JOSEPH P. BIDDLE, 104TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

COMBINATION EATING UTENSIL IDENTIFIED TO JOSEPH P. BIDDLE, 104TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

“Union/ Knife Co.” maker-mark appears at the base of knife blade. This “Union” utensil set was a common item, sold by camp sutlers to countless union Soldiers. It featured a folding knife and… (M25763). Learn More »

1856 BIBLE AND THE PATRIOT’S HYMN BOOK (1862) IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE JOHN H. BELL OF CO. K/I 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

1856 BIBLE AND THE PATRIOT’S HYMN BOOK (1862) IDENTIFIED TO PRIVATE JOHN H. BELL OF CO. K/I 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY

Bell enlisted on August 25, 1862 at the age of 23 in Jefferson, Greene County, PA. His occupation is listed as farmer. He was appointed Corporal on 11/23/1862. On 12/26/62 he, along with others of the… (945-276). Learn More »

$495.00
ON HOLD

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

This identity shield appears to have been dug in that the pin is gone from the back and its surface is dark. Boldly stamped on the face is “Co. K / 1st / GA. / Vols.” Around the edge of the shield… (M23794). Learn More »

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 »

HARDEE’S RIFLE & LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL 2, ID’D TO CAPTAIN JOHN W. CARLISLE, 13TH SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

HARDEE’S RIFLE & LIGHT INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL 2, ID’D TO CAPTAIN JOHN W. CARLISLE, 13TH SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

By Brevet Lieut-Col. W.J. Hardee, formerly U.S. Army. Published by J.W. Tompkins & Co., Louisville, KY, 1861. Front eps owner inscription, in ink: “Jno W. Carlisle/ Company C/ 13 Regt S.C.V./… (B6177). Learn More »

$495.00
ON HOLD


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US. MARINE MAMALUKE OF MAJ. WILLIAM W. RUSSELL OF HARPER’S FERRY FAME

Manufactured: Philadelphia, PA  Maker: F. W.Widmann  Year: c1840  Model: Mamaluke Size: 33 inch blade, 1.22 wide and .3 in. thick  Condition: Excellent+ Widmann Mamaluke of Major William W. Russell who stormed Harpers Ferry to repel John Brown.… (870-89). Learn More »

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