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CDV OF PRE-WAR ETCHING OF ROBERT E. LEE

CDV OF PRE-WAR ETCHING OF ROBERT E. LEE

Very nice CDV sized etching of Robert E. Lee as he looked at the start of the war. He is shown with dark hair and mustache and in the uniform of a United States colonel. View is from the waist… (846-215). Learn More »

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VERY NICE SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A CIVIL WAR UNION INFANTRY CORPORAL

VERY NICE SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A CIVIL WAR UNION INFANTRY CORPORAL

The mustache and short-cropped hair of this infantry corporal gives a real impression that he means business. His somewhat solemn expression and full-on stare into the camera lens only heightens the… (1054-176). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF ARMED US INFANTRYMAN

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF ARMED US INFANTRYMAN

A good “two-thirds standing” tintype of an armed Union infantryman. Part of the charm of Civil War photographs is their occasional use of incongruous studio painted backdrops for their military… (1043-250). Learn More »

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN OF AN EARLY WAR VOLUNTEER, POSSIBLY SOUTHERN

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN OF AN EARLY WAR VOLUNTEER, POSSIBLY SOUTHERN

This newly armed soldier is shown seated from the knees up. He still wears civilian clothes. His trousers are a very rough weave and he wears a double-breasted coat that might be a bit out of fashion,… (1032-52). Learn More »

FRAMED UNION PRIVATE IN AN INFANTRY OVERCOAT, PERHAPS A WARTIME CASUALTY

FRAMED UNION PRIVATE IN AN INFANTRY OVERCOAT, PERHAPS A WARTIME CASUALTY

This is one of several large format framed albumen photos of soldiers that we took in and represent and interesting category of collecting. They show the use of a photo of the soldier in uniform that… (1054-844). Learn More »

$95.00
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QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE – OUTDOOR VIEW OF NEW HAMPSHIRE FAMILIES IN WAGONS

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE – OUTDOOR VIEW OF NEW HAMPSHIRE FAMILIES IN WAGONS

This is a cased quarter-plate tintype showing several groups of civilians (families?) in their wagons while on an outing. Horizontal format. Good detail visible in center, with image going dark at… (37-412). Learn More »

QUAD NINTH PLATE UNION CASE WITH ONE IMAGE

QUAD NINTH PLATE UNION CASE WITH ONE IMAGE

Union case is meant to house four ninth-plate images. Cover shows a raised image of an antebellum mother holding her daughter on her lap with a cat and a dog. One corner at the lower back has a piece… (1054-184). Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF JOS. BERLIN, 88TH PA INFANTRY

BUST VIEW CDV OF JOS. BERLIN, 88TH PA INFANTRY

Image shows bust view of Berlin in uniform coat. Image is clear with good contrast. Signed in ink under image “Jos. Berlin / 88th Pa.” Reverse has photographer’s imprint, J.R. Laughlin’s of… (1070-137). Learn More »

CDV OF EQUESTRIAN MONUMENT OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, IN RICHMOND, VA

CDV OF EQUESTRIAN MONUMENT OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, IN RICHMOND, VA

Image is in excellent condition with very good contrast. Backmark: Published by Selden & Co., No. 836 Main Street, Richmond, Va. Geo. E. Ennis, photographer. Handwritten in ink on the reverse is,… (846-199). Learn More »

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF HENRY THOMPSON HOLLADAY OF CULPEPER COUNTY, VA

CABINET CARD PHOTOGRAPH OF HENRY THOMPSON HOLLADAY OF CULPEPER COUNTY, VA

Clean, clear cabinet card of a white-haired gentleman in a dark suit, white shirt and white bowtie. The subject sports a goatee and looks every inch the southern colonel. Bottom of the mount is marked… (846-170). Learn More »

STEREO VIEW DISPLAYING ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S SURVEYING EQUIPMENT

STEREO VIEW DISPLAYING ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S SURVEYING EQUIPMENT

Stereo view card showing a table with items purported to be Abraham Lincoln’s. Items include a book, horse brush, surveyor’s chain, saddle bags, surveyor’s compass and Lincoln’s… (1032-39). Learn More »

VERY NICE UNION CASE WITH 1/6 PLATE DAG OF TWO GENTLEMEN

VERY NICE UNION CASE WITH 1/6 PLATE DAG OF TWO GENTLEMEN

Image is a daguerreotype of two young gentlemen seated side by side. One man has his arm wrapped around the other’s shoulder. They both wear dark suits, white shirts and large bowties. The bowtie of… (P14091). Learn More »

WONDERFUL SEATED VIEW OF A MILITIAMAN HOUSED IN A UNION CASE

WONDERFUL SEATED VIEW OF A MILITIAMAN HOUSED IN A UNION CASE

1/6 plate ambrotype image of a young militiaman seated next to a cloth covered table that holds his 1858 dress hat. The subject wears a dark frock coat with matching dark trousers with a wide light… (P14093). Learn More »

OUTDOOR 1880’S TINTYPE OF SOLDIER IN CAMP WITH STACKED MUSKETS

OUTDOOR 1880’S TINTYPE OF SOLDIER IN CAMP WITH STACKED MUSKETS

Image is a very nice outdoor view of a soldier standing in front of an open wall tent. The subject wears a dark 1880’s kepi with crossed rifles on the front, a dark single-breasted frock coat with… (1054-707). Learn More »

TINTYPE OF A UNION 1ST LIEUTENANT IN A THERMOPLASTIC “OREO” CASE

TINTYPE OF A UNION 1ST LIEUTENANT IN A THERMOPLASTIC “OREO” CASE

The thermoplastic case is circular and meas. approx. 1.75 inches across. Both sides have a raised geometric decoration that is in wonderful condition. Design is very pronounced and has no chips or… (1043-191). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF BOY IN A HEAVY COAT

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF BOY IN A HEAVY COAT

Image shows a boy in his early teens with long dark hair and tinted cheeks wearing a dark coat with a black collar. Contrast and clarity are very good.  Stamped brass mat is bright with a scalloped… (1054-699). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF NORRISTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN

FULL STANDING CDV OF NORRISTOWN, PENNSYLVANIA VETERAN

Image shows a soldier posed with one hand resting on an ornate high-backed chair. The subject wears a dark shell jacket with veteran service stripes on each lower sleeve and light trousers. The jacket… (P14135). Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A FEDERAL ARTILLERYMAN

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A FEDERAL ARTILLERYMAN

CDV shows an unidentified soldier standing by a balustrade. He wears a dark mounted overcoat, dark commercial sack coat with matching vest and trousers. In his right hand he holds a dark forage cap… (P14242). Learn More »

POSTMORTEM RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A CHILD IN A UNION CASE

POSTMORTEM RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A CHILD IN A UNION CASE

Photograph is a sixth-plate image of a child between four and six years old lying on a bed of white pillows or cushions. His hair is neatly combed and he wears a dark jacket with white under sleeves… (1043-262). Learn More »

FULL YEAR OF MILITARY IMAGES MAGAZINE – VOLUME VI BACK ISSUES

FULL YEAR OF MILITARY IMAGES MAGAZINE – VOLUME VI BACK ISSUES

This is a lot of six back issues of Military Images magazine which comprise all of Volume VI, (July-August, 1984 thru May-June, 1985). All are in good used condition. Lot will NOT be separated. … (1000-2616). Learn More »


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SET OF BOOKS FROM THE LIBRARY OF JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN - OEUVRES DE BLAISE PASCAL

A Paris: Chez Lefevre, Libraire, Rue de L’Epeon N.6, 1819. French language edition, five volumes in full leather. Gilt ruled spines and decorative design. Black leather title and author labels stamped in gilt. Each volume bears title page… (959-01). Learn More »

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