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ARTILLERY TREATISE OWNED, SIGNED, AND WITH NOTATIONS, BY JOHN MERCER BROOKE, INVENTOR OF THE BROOKE RIFLE AND PROJECTILES, DESIGNER OF THE IRONCLAD C.S.S. VIRGINIA

ARTILLERY TREATISE OWNED, SIGNED, AND WITH NOTATIONS, BY JOHN MERCER BROOKE, INVENTOR OF THE BROOKE RIFLE AND PROJECTILES, DESIGNER OF THE IRONCLAD C.S.S. VIRGINIA

This is Volume 1 of an original 1809 first edition of Louis De Tousard’s American Artillerist’s Companion, or Elements of Artillery, given to John Mercer Brooke by William Green of Richmond, Va.,… (846-186). Learn More »

$2,200.00
Originally $2,450.00

STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA VETERAN’S MEDAL ID’D TO SERGEANT IN THE 11TH REGIMENT - IN ORIGINAL BOX

STATE OF WEST VIRGINIA VETERAN’S MEDAL ID’D TO SERGEANT IN THE 11TH REGIMENT - IN ORIGINAL BOX

Medal consists of two pieces. The top bar and a circular drop. The top bar consists of the intertwined letters “WV” below a riband that reads “HONORABLY DISCHARGED.” Reverse has the original… (2021-54). Learn More »

$395.00
ON HOLD

BOOK OF WORLD WAR TWO LETTERS WRITTEN BY A MARINE OFFICER KILLED ON OKINAWA

BOOK OF WORLD WAR TWO LETTERS WRITTEN BY A MARINE OFFICER KILLED ON OKINAWA

Published in 1946 this small volume contains letters written by 1st Lt. David Tucker Brown to friends and family during World War Two. Lt. Brown entered the Marine Corps in July 1941. He attended OCS… (427-25). Learn More »

OUTSTANDING PAIR OF 7th MICHIGAN CAVALRY LEDGER/DIARIES  - 1ST LIEUTENANT JAMES W. BENTLEY, REGIMENTAL COMMISSARY OFFICER

OUTSTANDING PAIR OF 7th MICHIGAN CAVALRY LEDGER/DIARIES - 1ST LIEUTENANT JAMES W. BENTLEY, REGIMENTAL COMMISSARY OFFICER

Lieutenant Bentley’s diaries contain his narrative of 7th Michigan regimental service between June 30, 1863, and April 17, 1864.  These diaries came in to The Horse Soldier along with a group of… (766-1045). Learn More »

$3,000.00
ON HOLD

PORTIONS OF THE “OLD ARMY BLANKET CARRIED & USED BY JOHN MCDANIELS THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR 1861 – 1865”

PORTIONS OF THE “OLD ARMY BLANKET CARRIED & USED BY JOHN MCDANIELS THROUGH THE CIVIL WAR 1861 – 1865”

This is a nicely documented section, in two pieces, of a regulation Civil War army issue blanket with an old pencil note that was pinned to it at some point, reading, “Old army Blanket carried &… (846-248). Learn More »

$1,095.00
Originally $1,500.00
ON HOLD

GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

This is a scarce piece of field gear or field wear: a well preserved and nicely presented Civil War kerchief or bandanna worn by General Daniel Butterfield. These were not items of issue, of course,… (846-262). Learn More »

$4,950.00
Originally $6,500.00

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - 1928 COPY OF “ARMY RETIREMENTS BASED ON THE ARMY REGISTER 1923”

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - 1928 COPY OF “ARMY RETIREMENTS BASED ON THE ARMY REGISTER 1923”

This book comes from the library of Lieutenant General Clarence Ralph Huebner and bears his name  as “C R HUEBNER” & "HUEBNER". A farm boy from Bushton, Kansas, who spent almost seven years… (128-1184). Learn More »

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - 1963 COPY OF “THEY FOUGHT ALONE” BY JOHN KEATS

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - 1963 COPY OF “THEY FOUGHT ALONE” BY JOHN KEATS

This book comes from the library of Lieutenant General Clarence Ralph Huebner and bears his name  as “C R HUEBNER”. A farm boy from Bushton, Kansas, who spent almost seven years serving from… (128-1188). Learn More »

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - 1958 COPY OF “WHAT HAPPENED AT PEARL HARBOR” BY HANS LOUIS TREFOUSSE

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - 1958 COPY OF “WHAT HAPPENED AT PEARL HARBOR” BY HANS LOUIS TREFOUSSE

This book comes from the library of Lieutenant General Clarence Ralph Huebner and bears his name  as “RALPH HUEBNER”. A farm boy from Bushton, Kansas, who spent almost seven years serving from… (128-1185). Learn More »

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - WARTIME 1942 COPY OF “SOUND MILITARY DECISION” PUBLISHED BY THE U. S. NAVAL WAR COLLEGE

BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF WORLD WAR TWO 1ST INFANTRY DIVISION COMMANDER GENERAL CLARENCE R. HUEBNER - WARTIME 1942 COPY OF “SOUND MILITARY DECISION” PUBLISHED BY THE U. S. NAVAL WAR COLLEGE

This book comes from the library of Lieutenant General Clarence Ralph Huebner and bears his name  as “C. R. HUEBNER”. A farm boy from Bushton, Kansas, who spent almost seven years serving from… (128-1186). Learn More »

EARLY REUNION RIBBON FOR THE 15TH MAINE, 1890, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

EARLY REUNION RIBBON FOR THE 15TH MAINE, 1890, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

Simple red ribbon with gilt embossed text and Maine state seal, reading, “Re-union / 15th ME REG’T. / [seal] / NAHANT, AUG. 13. / 1890.” Regimental reunions picked up starting with the 25th… (1097-83). Learn More »

15th MAINE REGIMENTAL REUNION RIBBON 1910, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

15th MAINE REGIMENTAL REUNION RIBBON 1910, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

White silk ribbon with blue text and image of a G.A.R. medal. The ribbon is for a reunion held of the regiment’s veterans at Bangor and East Corinth, ME, Sept. 14 and 15, 1910. Contemporary… (1097-81). Learn More »

SOMERSET COUNTY MAINE VETERANS RIBBON, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

SOMERSET COUNTY MAINE VETERANS RIBBON, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

Blue silk ribbon with black lettering for the Somerset Veterans Association meeting of April 1883 with a small American eagle perched on a US shield. Slight fading to the lettering. Skowhegan, the… (1097-80). Learn More »

1893 GAR NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT RIBBON, INDIANAPOLIS, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

1893 GAR NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT RIBBON, INDIANAPOLIS, COL. DYER ESTATE 15th MAINE

A pretty red, white and blue ribbon for the 1893 national encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic in Indianapolis. White and black lettering. Central panel with monument. Very good condition with… (1097-78). Learn More »

MAINE VETERANS ASSOCIATION RIBBON 1891, COL. DYER ESTATE, 15th MAINE

MAINE VETERANS ASSOCIATION RIBBON 1891, COL. DYER ESTATE, 15th MAINE

Red silk ribbon with gilt embossed text and Maine state seal at top. Gilt brass “Veteran” top bar with gold fringe. Text indicates this was a badge for “officers and committees at the Maine… (1097-77). Learn More »

LOT OF THREE POST-WAR MANUALS IDENTIFIED TO GENERAL THOMAS H. RUGER

LOT OF THREE POST-WAR MANUALS IDENTIFIED TO GENERAL THOMAS H. RUGER

Thomas Howard Ruger was born April 2, 1833 in Lima, New York, and moved to Janesville, Wisconsin in 1846. He graduated from the U.S. Military Academy in 1854, third in his class of forty-six, and was… (1117-189). Learn More »

BIBLE RECOVERED “ON THE CAMPGROUND OF UNION SOLDIERS OF REBELLION”

BIBLE RECOVERED “ON THE CAMPGROUND OF UNION SOLDIERS OF REBELLION”

This new testament is dated 1861 and comes from the American Bible Society. It measures 4.5 inches in length by 3 inches wide. It is 316 pages in length. The red cover bears some scuff marks and wear… (2020-693). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR IDENTIFICATION DISC OF DAVID L. LARKHAM, 7th RHODE ISLAND

CIVIL WAR IDENTIFICATION DISC OF DAVID L. LARKHAM, 7th RHODE ISLAND

The 7th Rhode Island was a well-traveled regiment that saw action with the 9th Army Corps in the eastern and western theatres of war. Larkham served during their first tour with the Army of the… (1054-2467). Learn More »

$1,250.00
ON HOLD

ABRAHAM LINCOLN HAIR & BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

ABRAHAM LINCOLN HAIR & BANDAGE FRAGMENT FROM THE PETERSON HOUSE

Nicely matted to display, this features several small strands of Lincoln’s hair, and a fragment of the gauze bandage from his death room at the Peterson House. Also included in this display is an… (M25598A). Learn More »

BEAUTIFUL IDENTIFIED ISAAC BARNES BOWIE KNIFE – ENGLISH BORN EDMUND JOWETT, AUSTRALIAN EMIGRANT WHO WAS A POLITICIAN AND A RANCHER

BEAUTIFUL IDENTIFIED ISAAC BARNES BOWIE KNIFE – ENGLISH BORN EDMUND JOWETT, AUSTRALIAN EMIGRANT WHO WAS A POLITICIAN AND A RANCHER

Isaac Barnes took over the Sheffield operation of his father, Edward Barnes, in 1871. Knives made by the firm as Edward Barnes or Edward Barnes and Sons had found an appreciative market in America and… (30-2230). Learn More »


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