Identified Personal Items

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STRANDS OF MARY TODD LINCOLN’S HAIR

STRANDS OF MARY TODD LINCOLN’S HAIR

8" X 10" matted display with several stands of the actual hair of Mary Todd Lincoln with a copy photograph of her. Double matted on scarlet suede with Florentine gold trim. These strands came from… (M23372A). Learn More »

SILVER SHIELD SHAPED ID BADGE FOR 122ND NEW YORK SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

SILVER SHIELD SHAPED ID BADGE FOR 122ND NEW YORK SOLDIER KILLED IN ACTION

This dug silver shield shaped badge was recovered at Winchester Virginia. It meas. approx. 1.25 inches wide. Badge is mostly clean with some light scattered tarnish on both sides. No pin remains on… (748-09). Learn More »

THE GREAT REBELLION, VOL 1 BY J.T. HEADLEY, ID’D TO GEORGE T. GELWICKS, 1ST MARYLAND VET. CAVALRY, US, POTOMAC HOME BRIGADE (COLE’S CAVALRY)

THE GREAT REBELLION, VOL 1 BY J.T. HEADLEY, ID’D TO GEORGE T. GELWICKS, 1ST MARYLAND VET. CAVALRY, US, POTOMAC HOME BRIGADE (COLE’S CAVALRY)

This volume was written in 1862 by J.T Headley, who was the author of several other works, including, “Washington and His Generals”. This particular volume was published in Baltimore in 1864. It… (B5555). Learn More »

HANDSOME CIVIL WAR PROVOST GUARD BADGE ID'D TO NELSON CHAPMAN, 21ST CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

HANDSOME CIVIL WAR PROVOST GUARD BADGE ID'D TO NELSON CHAPMAN, 21ST CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

This finely made, circular silver disc measures 1 5/8" diameter and has a cut-out center in the shape of a five-pointed star surrounded by a 1/4" engraved belt and buckle border. Beautifully inscribed… (748-13). Learn More »

US CHRISTIAN COMMISSION “IDENTIFIER” TAG – AZRO MILLS, 9TH MAINE VOLUNTEERS

US CHRISTIAN COMMISSION “IDENTIFIER” TAG – AZRO MILLS, 9TH MAINE VOLUNTEERS

Early version of an ID tag or disk, this small paper measures 2 7/8" x 1 5/8".  A small hole at left with a metal ring allows being worn around the neck.  Pre-printed form on each side is filled out… (748-10). Learn More »

SILVER ID BADGE – PVT. ROBERT J. WARREN, 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY & 47TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

SILVER ID BADGE – PVT. ROBERT J. WARREN, 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY & 47TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY

A very handsome Civil War cavalry ID badge or pin identified to Private Robert J. Warren of Lowell, Massachusetts who served in Company I, 1st Massachusetts Cavalry and the 47th Massachusetts… (748-08). Learn More »

FANTASTIC 12TH/25TH CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM PEARL, 102ND NEW YORK INFANTRY

FANTASTIC 12TH/25TH CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO WILLIAM PEARL, 102ND NEW YORK INFANTRY

This silver ID disc in the shape of a 12/25th Corps badge is in very fine condition; the face is engraved, “Lieut. Wm. H. Pearl / 102d / N. Y. V. V.” The badge is connected at the points of the… (748-06). Learn More »

SPECTACULAR, NON-DUG, 2nd CORPS ID DISC OF CIVIL WAR VETERAN MADISON F. OTTMAN, 4TH NY HEAVY ARTILLERY

SPECTACULAR, NON-DUG, 2nd CORPS ID DISC OF CIVIL WAR VETERAN MADISON F. OTTMAN, 4TH NY HEAVY ARTILLERY

This handsome artifact is a Civil War soldier’s identification badge in truly outstanding condition. The fine silver badge, in the shape of the trefoil on a stem, exhibits a wonderful… (748-04). Learn More »

NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL, STEPHEN R. PINCKNEY, 1863 WITH PRESENTATION FROM ONE SOLDIER TO ANOTHER – 75TH NEW  YORK INFANTRY

NATIONAL GUARD MANUAL, STEPHEN R. PINCKNEY, 1863 WITH PRESENTATION FROM ONE SOLDIER TO ANOTHER – 75TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

This volume is a first edition which was written by Stephen R. Pinckney and published in 1863. Pinckney was the Major of the 11th Regiment of the New York National Guard. Book has a tan colored cloth… (388-41). Learn More »

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 »

1856 COPY OF “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” PRESENTED & INSCRIBED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL RALEIGH E. COLSTON

1856 COPY OF “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” PRESENTED & INSCRIBED BY CONFEDERATE GENERAL RALEIGH E. COLSTON

Nice conditioned hardback copy of “THE SONG OF HIAWATHA” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow dated 1856. Brown cloth covers are embossed with geometric shapes at center. Covers also have a tooled line… (427-28). Learn More »

SILVER MEDAL FOR HONORARY MEMBER OF THE GAR

SILVER MEDAL FOR HONORARY MEMBER OF THE GAR

Top bar is made of silver and is marked “sterling” on the back. Face is engraved with the name “C. H. HEIMSOTH.” Back of top bar has pin. Suspended from the top bar is a red, white and blue… (344-1166). Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $200.00

THREE PIECE PRESENTATION COIN SILVER TEA SERVICE

THREE PIECE PRESENTATION COIN SILVER TEA SERVICE

Produced by Monell & Williams, New York, circa 1823.  This superb set consists of a teapot, covered sugar and creamer, with elaborate sheaf-of-wheat finials, on lobed bodies.  Each piece carries… (30-1856). Learn More »

U.S. WAR DEPARTMENT GENERAL ORDERS 1865, SPECIALLY BOUND FOR BRIG. GEN. J. W. BARRIGER

U.S. WAR DEPARTMENT GENERAL ORDERS 1865, SPECIALLY BOUND FOR BRIG. GEN. J. W. BARRIGER

Index of General Orders 1865. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1866. General orders Nos. 1 through 175, separately issued, of various pagination, specially bound for Brigadier Gen. J.W.… (337-130). Learn More »

$1,750.00
Originally $2,500.00

SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR IDENTIFICATION PIN

SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR IDENTIFICATION PIN

Shield design similar to ID pins from the American Civil War. Meas. 1 3/8” x 1”.  “E. J. LANGFORD / MAY 13, 98” on sides, and “Co. K / 1st GA. VOL. INF. / SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR” in center.… (M23794). Learn More »

ELEVEN BOOKS FROM THE PERSONAL LIBRARY OF ROBERT E. LEE, JR. - 2 SIGNED, 2 INSCRIBED TO HIM AS PRESENTATION COPIES

ELEVEN BOOKS FROM THE PERSONAL LIBRARY OF ROBERT E. LEE, JR. - 2 SIGNED, 2 INSCRIBED TO HIM AS PRESENTATION COPIES

Book list as follows:   [1] Justin McCarthy, A HISTORY OF OUR TIMES: From the Accession of Queen Victoria to the General Election of 1880. New York: Harper & Bros, n.d. 2 vol.s. 559, 682pp. Green… (75-620). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $1,000.00

PRESENTATION WATCH ID’D TO 5TH CORPS ORDNANCE OFFICER

PRESENTATION WATCH ID’D TO 5TH CORPS ORDNANCE OFFICER

This wonderful silver pocket watch was presented to Captain Rodney Dexter, 5th Corps Ordnance officer by the Teamsters of the Corps in March of 1865. The watch has a silver case with hinged lids front… (729-66). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WOODEN BOOT JACK FOUND AT GETTYSBURG -  GEISELMAN COLLECTION

IDENTIFIED WOODEN BOOT JACK FOUND AT GETTYSBURG - GEISELMAN COLLECTION

This item is interesting and unusual: a homemade wooden bootjack with hand engraved unit identification. With provenance to the Dr. Hill Collection, it was recovered soon after the battle at an… (R10847). Learn More »

$795.00
Originally $1,250.00

SERVICE CERTIFICATE FOR 15TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER KILLED AT ANTIETAM

SERVICE CERTIFICATE FOR 15TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER KILLED AT ANTIETAM

This post-war document was issued to the family of Private Jonathan Stowe (spelled STOW in the record) by the state of Massachusetts in 1870. The document is attractively decorated with a… (457-42). Learn More »

RAILROAD LANTERN ID’D TO 56TH PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN

RAILROAD LANTERN ID’D TO 56TH PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN

This small lantern stands approx.  9.00 inches high x 6.00 inches wide and is identified to Stephen H. Whitaker of Company A, 56th Pennsylvania. The lantern has a brass base that is marked on the… (217-214). Learn More »


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