Identified Personal Items

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CARVED WOODEN CANE FROM THE U.S.S. BRANDYWINE, ID’D TO SANDS FAMILY OF ANNAPOLIS, MD

CARVED WOODEN CANE FROM THE U.S.S. BRANDYWINE, ID’D TO SANDS FAMILY OF ANNAPOLIS, MD

Cane was made from wood that was part of the ship, the USS Brandywine. It measures 33” long, has a brass ring below the handle and a brass tip. Cane is in very good condition, with scattered small… (M25594). Learn More »

FABRIC FROM A CHAIR BELONGING TO ROBERT E. LEE, GIVEN TO HIS GODCHILD

FABRIC FROM A CHAIR BELONGING TO ROBERT E. LEE, GIVEN TO HIS GODCHILD

The fabric in this display originated from a chair that originally covered a chair belonging to Robert E. Lee. It was found in an old envelope noted, "General Robert E. Lee, button and material from… (M25074). Learn More »

STRANDS OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR

STRANDS OF PRESIDENT ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR

8" X 10", double matted in handsome suede, unframed, highlighted with a copy photo of Lincoln seated, with strands of Lincoln's hair encased. The strands of hair are covered with magnified covers to… (M25284). Learn More »

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 5/8" x 1 7/8" piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25310). Learn More »

VOLUME 1 OF CASEY’S TACTICS ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 58TH PENNSYLVANIA

VOLUME 1 OF CASEY’S TACTICS ID’D TO MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER FROM THE 58TH PENNSYLVANIA

Volume 1 only of Casey’s Tactics published by D. Van Nostrand in New York in 1862. Volume meas. approx. 3.50 x 5.25 inches and runs 279 pages with index. The volume is bound in green cloth that is… (765-42). Learn More »

LINCOLN BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

LINCOLN BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

This gauze bandage fragment is nicely matted to display, along with an image of Lincoln in the Peterson House surrounded by his advisors as he lay on his deathbed.  Fragment originated from the… (M25599). Learn More »

7TH CORPS BADGE ID’D TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRYMAN BORN IN CANADA7TH CORPS BADGE ID’D TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRYMAN BORN IN CANADA

7TH CORPS BADGE ID’D TO 13TH ILLINOIS CAVALRYMAN BORN IN CANADA

Wartime silver 7th Corps badge of a half moon and star. The arc of the moon on the obverse is engraved “THOMAS MORLEY, CO. E, 13TH ILL. CAV.” This engraving is done without any embellishment. The… (M25571). Learn More »

$1,950.00
ON HOLD

1853 SEATED LIBERTY QUARTER WITH CONFEDERATE INSCRIPTION

1853 SEATED LIBERTY QUARTER WITH CONFEDERATE INSCRIPTION

It is believed that this is an early post-Civil War veteran’s piece and not a wartime badge. The obverse of this silver quarter shows Liberty seated holding a spear with a Liberty cap on the point… (M25582). Learn More »

EATING UTENSIL ID’D TO JOSHUA PIERCE, 11TH MARYLAND INFANTRY, U.S.

EATING UTENSIL ID’D TO JOSHUA PIERCE, 11TH MARYLAND INFANTRY, U.S.

Wooden handled eating utensil has an iron two-pronged fork, knife and silver spoon that unfold. Handle is carved with, “J. PIERCE, CO. G, 11 MD”. Marking on reverse of fork reads, “ARMY KNIFE… (M25588). Learn More »

$1,295.00
ON HOLD

MOURNING HAIR BROOCH, ID’D AND DATED 1850

MOURNING HAIR BROOCH, ID’D AND DATED 1850

Beautiful black and gold framed brooch has woven hair under the glass. Hair is two different shades, meaning the hair of the one who passed is woven with the hair of the wearer of the brooch. Original… (819-75). Learn More »

WARTIME 2ND CORPS BADGE ID'D TO WOUNDED 2ND NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

WARTIME 2ND CORPS BADGE ID'D TO WOUNDED 2ND NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

Very nice conditioned silver 2nd Corps badge that meas. approx. 1.25 x 1.25 inches. Engraved on the face is “E. F. POSSON CO. L  2ND N.Y. HEAVY ARTY” with scroll decoration throughout. Face has… (M25570). Learn More »

<I>PICKETT AND HIS MEN </I> BY LASALLE CORBELL PICKETT, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

PICKETT AND HIS MEN BY LASALLE CORBELL PICKETT, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR

Second edition published in 1900. First page is signed, “TO DOCTOR J. GEORGE BECK WITH THE KINDEST REGARDS & BEST WISHES OF THE AUTHOR: LaSALLE CORBELL PICKETT”. Book features two lithographs… (B6114). Learn More »

$225.00
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FRAMED STRAND OF HAIR BELONGING TO MARY SURRATT, FAMOUS LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR

FRAMED STRAND OF HAIR BELONGING TO MARY SURRATT, FAMOUS LINCOLN CONSPIRATOR

12.25" x 15.25" framed display with a strand of the actual hair of Mary Surratt with a colorized copy photograph of her, as well as a copy of a photograph of her hanging. Single matted with gray stock… (913-71). Learn More »

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. 2, ID’D TO 1ST LIEUT. JOHN T. BURGESS, 178th NEW YORK INFANTRY

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. 2, ID’D TO 1ST LIEUT. JOHN T. BURGESS, 178th NEW YORK INFANTRY

By Brig.-Gen. Silas Casey. Published by D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1862. Lieutenant Burgess’ penciled owner inscription in both front and rear endpapers. 279 pp., plates. In green blind stamped… (450-138). Learn More »

FRAMED STRAND OF HAIR BELONGING TO CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

FRAMED STRAND OF HAIR BELONGING TO CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

12.25" x 15.25" matted display with a strand of the actual hair of Robert E. Lee with a copy of a portrait of him mounted on his horse “Traveler” with his hat raised, as well as a brief… (913-70). Learn More »

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

STRAND OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S HAIR

The hair's provenance came from a small lock given to Laura Thomas on April 19th, 1869 by Lee himself [copy of note provided in accompanying certificate] and separated by noted antiquarian Charles… (M25085). Learn More »

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

LINCOLN AND THE CONSPIRATORS - LINCOLN'S HAIR, WOOD FOR THE GALLOWS, MARY SURRATT'S HAIR, AND A REMNANT FROM THE BINDINGS THAT WERE USED TO BIND MRS. SURRATT'S ARMS DURING THE HANGING

Display measures 11" X 14" with burgundy suede matting with gold Florentine trim. Highlights Mary Surratt who was one of the four conspirators executed on July 7th, 1865. The strand of Lincoln's hair… (M25281). Learn More »

RUBBER OR GUM BLANKET ID’D TO PVT. MOSES E. CONYERS, 69TH INDIANA INFANTRY, A PORTION OF WHICH WAS USED FOR A FIELD-MADE HOUSEWIFE

RUBBER OR GUM BLANKET ID’D TO PVT. MOSES E. CONYERS, 69TH INDIANA INFANTRY, A PORTION OF WHICH WAS USED FOR A FIELD-MADE HOUSEWIFE

This blanket was purchased directly from the Conyers family in 1992. The blanket exhibits a red ink stamp within an oval: UNION INDIA RUBBER CO./FEB. 4, 1865, along with the inspector’s stamp with a… (450-73). Learn More »

$3,250.00
Originally $4,750.00

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 »

$150.00
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M1826 MARINE CORPS MAMALUKE SWORD BY HORSTMANN & SONS

Manufactured: Philadelphia Maker: Horstmann & Sons Year: c1830 - 59 Model: M1826 Size: 32 inch Condition: Excellent+ The 1826 styles of the Marine Mamaluke have brought about straighter blades, acid etched blade designs, more curvature to the… (870-81). Learn More »

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