Identified Personal Items

Showing 1 to 20 out of 82


OUTSTANDING 7th MICHIGAN CAVALRY GROUPING OF 3 LEDGER/DIARIES - 1ST LIEUTENANT JAMES W. BENTLEY, REGIMENTAL COMMISSARY OFFICER

OUTSTANDING 7th MICHIGAN CAVALRY GROUPING OF 3 LEDGER/DIARIES - 1ST LIEUTENANT JAMES W. BENTLEY, REGIMENTAL COMMISSARY OFFICER

Lieutenant Bentley’s three diaries contain his narrative of 7th Michigan regimental service between June 30, 1863, and October 2, 1865.  These diaries came in to The Horse Soldier along with a… (766-1046). Learn More »

LADDER BADGE ID’D TO JOHN W. SMITH, 58TH OHIO INFANTRY

LADDER BADGE ID’D TO JOHN W. SMITH, 58TH OHIO INFANTRY

Here is a handsome, post-war suspension badge owned by Sgt. John W. Smith. Smith, a farmer by occupation, stood 5’8” tall and had a dark complexion, brown hair and brown eyes; he was 20 years old… (1019-01). Learn More »

EAGLE MASTHEAD DISCHARGE AND CIVIL WAR ERA LEATHER WALLET ID’D TO CORP. ALONZO B. MCKENZIE, 140TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY – WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG!

EAGLE MASTHEAD DISCHARGE AND CIVIL WAR ERA LEATHER WALLET ID’D TO CORP. ALONZO B. MCKENZIE, 140TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY – WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG!

Eagle mast discharge, documents, and Civil War era leather wallet of Corporal Alonzo B. McKenzie, 140th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, wounded at Gettysburg.  Alonzo mustered in to Company F of… (1054-2142). Learn More »

$275.00
ON HOLD

ID’D CONFEDERATE BLANKET, 2ND VIRGINIA CAVALRY

ID’D CONFEDERATE BLANKET, 2ND VIRGINIA CAVALRY

Here is a rare opportunity to own an original Confederate blanket that is also Id’d. Blanket belonged to Private William C. Bradley, a soldier in Co. “B”, 2nd Virginia Cavalry. Tan colored… (973-03). Learn More »

18TH CONNECTICUT GROUPING - DIARY, LETTER, ENVELOPE COVERS, PICTURES, REGIMENTAL CLIPPINGS, ID’D TO PVT. GEORGE E. YOUNG OF CO. D

18TH CONNECTICUT GROUPING - DIARY, LETTER, ENVELOPE COVERS, PICTURES, REGIMENTAL CLIPPINGS, ID’D TO PVT. GEORGE E. YOUNG OF CO. D

(1) The diary is a black leather, front-flap journal, 6 x 4”, w/lined entries in ink, dating from 8/16/1864 through 7/19/1865. Owner inscription, in ink, front eps - “Mr. George E. Young/… (1043-127). Learn More »

PRE-WWII 116th INFANTRY FOOTLOCKER IDENTIFIED TO R.P. LACY, Co. F

PRE-WWII 116th INFANTRY FOOTLOCKER IDENTIFIED TO R.P. LACY, Co. F

A pre-World War Two era army footlocker in good condition, olive drab in color with an owner’s name painted in white on the top: “R.P. Lacy / Scottsburg, VA” at left, and “Co. F / 116th… (945-364). Learn More »

FABRIC FROM THE CHAIR OF PRESIDENT JEFFERSON DAVIS TAKEN DURING THE FALL OF RICHMOND

FABRIC FROM THE CHAIR OF PRESIDENT JEFFERSON DAVIS TAKEN DURING THE FALL OF RICHMOND

11” by 14” unframed display with a piece of fabric from Jefferson Davis’s Presidential chair in the Confederate House of Representatives. Included are copied photos of President Davis and the… (M20366). Learn More »

PLEASANT READING FOR OUR SOLDIERS

PLEASANT READING FOR OUR SOLDIERS

Religious and charitable societies devoted energy and money into purchasing or publishing inspirational and wholesome reading material for soldiers in camp or hospital. Many barracks were supplied… (998-664). Learn More »

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 »

1860 POLYGLOTT BIBLE PRESENTED BY GROVE FEMALE INSTITUTE, WOOSTER, OHIO

1860 POLYGLOTT BIBLE PRESENTED BY GROVE FEMALE INSTITUTE, WOOSTER, OHIO

Bible has brown leather cover with gold embossing. Gold lettering on front cover reads, “MISS EMILY H. ROBINSON. JULY 2ND 1861.” Back cover reads, “WHO TEACHETH LIKE CHRIST.”  Inside of cover… (B6174). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $225.00

1852 MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE BY GEORGE McCLELLAN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA / 80TH NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

1852 MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE BY GEORGE McCLELLAN IDENTIFIED TO 20TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA / 80TH NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

This volume was written by George B. McClellan, and was printed by order of the War Department for use of the United States Army. It is a first edition that was published in Philadelphia in 1852. At… (B4915). Learn More »

$895.00
Originally $995.00

IDENTIFIED COPY OF McCLELLAN’S MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

IDENTIFIED COPY OF McCLELLAN’S MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE

A good copy of McClellan’s bayonet manual identified to Lyman and William Ormsby of New York. Cloth covers, blind-stamped with an American eagle. “Lyman Ormsby / Capt. Co. I 22nd NY Vol” at top… (998-663). Learn More »

DAN SICKLES’S OWN COPY OF THE 1858 NEW YORK STATE MILITIA REGULATIONS

DAN SICKLES’S OWN COPY OF THE 1858 NEW YORK STATE MILITIA REGULATIONS

These are the official regulations for the state’s forces on the eve of the Civil War and were owned by one of the most famous or infamous Gettysburg commanders. Nicely bound in marbled covers… (998-969). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

FRAMED PERSONALIZED OVERCOAT BUTTON IDENTIFIED TO MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP KEARNY WITH RELATED ITEMS

FRAMED PERSONALIZED OVERCOAT BUTTON IDENTIFIED TO MAJOR GENERAL PHILIP KEARNY WITH RELATED ITEMS

Modern wood frame with a double blue mat divided into two sections. The right section has a very large overcoat button designed by and made for Major General Philip Kearny. The button face is… (523-73). Learn More »

GROUP OF VETERAN’S BADGES IDENTIFIED TO 2ND NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

GROUP OF VETERAN’S BADGES IDENTIFIED TO 2ND NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

This small lot includes three GAR medals all in very nice condition. The first has a cast brass crossed US flags at top with a GAR star at center. The whole is surmounted by the letters “GAR” at… (523-39). Learn More »

REGULATIONS OF THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1862—ID’D TO LIEUT. EDWIN FESTUS COWHERD, 13TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

REGULATIONS OF THE ARMY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES, 1862—ID’D TO LIEUT. EDWIN FESTUS COWHERD, 13TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY

Published by direction of the President—MacFarlane & Ferguson, Printers, Richmond, VA, 1862.  Front eps owner inscription, in pencil—“Lieut. E. F. Cowherd, Adjt. 13th Regt Va. Vols.” 420… (1000-1626). Learn More »

AN EPITOME OF PRACTICAL SURGERY FOR FIELD AND HOSPITAL - ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON JOHN C. JORDAN, 1st NORTH CAROLINA JUNIOR RESERVES INFANTRY

AN EPITOME OF PRACTICAL SURGERY FOR FIELD AND HOSPITAL - ID’D TO ASST. SURGEON JOHN C. JORDAN, 1st NORTH CAROLINA JUNIOR RESERVES INFANTRY

By Edward D. Warren, M.D., Surgeon General of the State of North Carolina. Published by West & Johnson, Richmond, VA, 1863 Owner inscription, in ink, front eps—“J.C. Jordan/Jany 30th 1864.… (1000-1649). Learn More »

GILHAM’S MANUAL FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA, 1861 – ID’D TO BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM COOPER TALLEY, 1st PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY, SIGNED “ARCHY DICK - CAPT. TALLEY”

GILHAM’S MANUAL FOR VOLUNTEERS AND MILITIA, 1861 – ID’D TO BRIGADIER GENERAL WILLIAM COOPER TALLEY, 1st PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY, SIGNED “ARCHY DICK - CAPT. TALLEY”

First edition of the military instruction manual that was highly utilized by both the Union and Confederate armies. First blank page is signed by Talley while he was a Captain. “Archy Dick” was… (1018-01). Learn More »

$1,125.00
Originally $1,250.00


Showing 1 to 20 out of 82

featured item

RARE PRESENTATION CIVIL WAR FLAG STAFF OF COMPANY A, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

This presentation flag staff, measuring 62 ½” in length and 1 ½” in diameter, bears an attached silver plate upon which is inscribed, “Presented by Mrs. Artemas Bigelow / Gt Barrington Mass May 28 / 1861”. Though now tarnished with the… (766-813). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

21
Aug

Coming up: N-SSA Fall Nationals, Oct. 2 - 6, Winchester, VA Learn More »