Identified Personal Items

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STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN, CHARLES SUMNER AND SCHUYLER COLFAX

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN, CHARLES SUMNER AND SCHUYLER COLFAX

With the passage of the 13th Amendment in 1865, Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation decree of 1863 was legally the law of the land.  Charles Sumner and Schuyler Colfax were important advocates of… (M25068). Learn More »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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

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 »

SOLDIER’S NAME STAMP KIT

SOLDIER’S NAME STAMP KIT

Item comes in a small riker box ready for display. The outer sleeve of the kit has a green label that reads “WELLS & CO’S. RUBBER STEREOTYPE STAMP.” Small print then gives directions for… (725-21). Learn More »

POST-CIVIL WAR PHOTO, DISCHARGE AND SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL ID’D TO 14TH NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

POST-CIVIL WAR PHOTO, DISCHARGE AND SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL ID’D TO 14TH NEW JERSEY SOLDIER

The items in this group belonged to John Doudican, also known as John Dow, who served as a Private in Company K, 14th New Jersey Infantry. The first item is an eagle masthead discharge filled out to… (690-04). Learn More »

VETERAN CANTEEN FOR MEMBER OF THE 1ST MARYLAND CAVALRY

VETERAN CANTEEN FOR MEMBER OF THE 1ST MARYLAND CAVALRY

White porcelain canteen almost the same size as a regulation canteen. Item meas. approx. 9.00 inches from the tip of the spout to the bottom edge and approx. 8.50 inches across. The spout, spout… (503-22). Learn More »

MEMORIAL - GEORGE A. BROWN, CO. "E", 2ND U.S. SHARPSHOOTERS

MEMORIAL - GEORGE A. BROWN, CO. "E", 2ND U.S. SHARPSHOOTERS

Floral bordered memorial measuring 12.5" in width, 9.75" in height, in early 20th century wooden frame, measuring 14 x 11". Text of the memorial: "IN MEMORY OF…..GEORGE A. BROWN, of Mendon, Vermont,… (411-183). Learn More »

$350.00
Originally $550.00


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