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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 »

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 »

CIVIL WAR / SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ID’D HARDTACK

CIVIL WAR / SPANISH AMERICAN WAR ID’D HARDTACK

Hand inscriptions on original piece of leftover Civil War hardtack pay tribute to heroes from the Span-Am War. They read, “AMERICA’S HEROES REMEMBERED THE MAINE- 1898- MEMENTO OF THE SPANISH… (M25788). Learn More »

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 »

SOLDIER’S PRAYER BOOK ID’D TO 104TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

SOLDIER’S PRAYER BOOK ID’D TO 104TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Small softcover prayer book that meas. approx. 3.25 x 4.50 inches and runs 64 pages. Pasteboard covers are embossed with linear and scrollwork decorations front and back. Center of the front cover is… (L15449). Learn More »

$225.00
ON HOLD

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
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SILVER IDENTIFICATION SHIELD ENGRAVED “WILLIAM E. REPPERT / CO C / 15 REG / ANDERSON CAVALRY / PV”.

SILVER IDENTIFICATION SHIELD ENGRAVED “WILLIAM E. REPPERT / CO C / 15 REG / ANDERSON CAVALRY / PV”.

Measures 1.25” x 1.25”. T-bar pin on reverse. Private Reppert enlisted August 12, 1862 at Pittsburgh for 3 years enlistment in Co F of the 15th PA Cavalry. He was listed as 18 years old, a… (945-277). Learn More »

FRAMED MEMORIAL TO CHARLES H. KIRK - 1ST LIEUTENANT, 15TH PA CAVALRY

FRAMED MEMORIAL TO CHARLES H. KIRK - 1ST LIEUTENANT, 15TH PA CAVALRY

Memorial features a colorful shield and spread-winged eagle with laurel leaves perched at the top. Images in shield represent Kirk’s service – a company pin, stripes indicating ranks he held, a… (945-285). Learn More »

ENGRAVED GOLD WATCH FOB FOR 43RD AND 72ND PENNSYLVANIA SURGEON

ENGRAVED GOLD WATCH FOB FOR 43RD AND 72ND PENNSYLVANIA SURGEON

Fob consists of a fine black ribbon folded to a length of approx. 3.50 inches long with a gold adjustment buckle at top and a gold link at bottom for suspending a pocket watch. Hanging from the top… (846-123). 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 »

THE TENTH NEW YORK CAVALRY AT GETTYSBURG, 1913 SIGNED BY CIVIL WAR SOLDIER AND POET LUCIUS PERRY HILLS

THE TENTH NEW YORK CAVALRY AT GETTYSBURG, 1913 SIGNED BY CIVIL WAR SOLDIER AND POET LUCIUS PERRY HILLS

Published by The Tenth New York Cavalry Association, Washington, DC, 1913. Front eps owner by Lucious Perry Hills: 172 pp., maps, ills. Gold glazed cloth, 6.25 x 9.25”, w/black cover lettering and… (B6175). 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 »

ORIGINAL 1876 COPY OF THE 7TH INDIANA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

ORIGINAL 1876 COPY OF THE 7TH INDIANA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

Published in 1876 by the Herald Company, Steam Printers of LaPorte, Indiana and written by Thomas S. Cogley, late 1st Lieutenant of Company F. The mile long full title of this diminutive volume is… (522-304). Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $150.00

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… (M25283). Learn More »

1882 COPY OF REGIMENTAL SURGEONS & ASSISTANT SURGEONS DURING THE WAR OF THE REBELLION - POSSIBLE ID TO 4TH KENTUCKY SURGEON

1882 COPY OF REGIMENTAL SURGEONS & ASSISTANT SURGEONS DURING THE WAR OF THE REBELLION - POSSIBLE ID TO 4TH KENTUCKY SURGEON

Hardbound done in brown cloth with the title in gold on the cover. Cover edges are worn as is the spine edges but nothing serious. Volume meas. approx. 6.00 x 9.25 inches and runs 320 pages. Entries… (516-425). Learn More »

$50.00
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CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. II, ID’D TO GEORGE G. LOVETT, 119TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS, VOL. II, ID’D TO GEORGE G. LOVETT, 119TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

This first edition volume was written by Brig.-Gen. Silas Casey, U.S. Army. Published in New York by D. Van Nostrand in 1862. Title page reads, “BY AUTHORITY, INFANTRY TACTICS FOR THE INSTRUCTION,… (172-4697). Learn More »


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COLT SINGLE ACTION ARMY REVOLVER, S/N “72052”

Accompanied by Colt letter of Authentication dated January 8, 1998 certifying that firearm # 72052 was one of a shipment of 15 Colts sent to “Schoverling, Daily & Gales, New York, New York, September 16, 1881.” Handsome .45 caliber six… (31-1561). Learn More »

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