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URSINUS COLLEGE BASEBALL TEAM ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD 1896

URSINUS COLLEGE BASEBALL TEAM ON THE GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD 1896

Gettysburg College has been playing Ursinus College at baseball for well over a hundred years. This is a nice view by Mumper of Gettysburg, who will be familiar to Civil War and Gettysburg collectors,… (1054-655). Learn More »

$250.00
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UNFRAMED ALBUMEN OF UNION FIRST LIEUTENANT WITH SMITH PATENT STRAPS

UNFRAMED ALBUMEN OF UNION FIRST LIEUTENANT WITH SMITH PATENT STRAPS

This nice, large format, oval albumen photograph shows a uniformed first lieutenant from the waist up. He wears a moustache and small goatee and short haircut, though a little tousled in the front. He… (1054-801). Learn More »

$95.00
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OVAL ALBUMEN OF UNIDENTIFIED 88TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

OVAL ALBUMEN OF UNIDENTIFIED 88TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Very nice seated view of an officer posed by a table with his sword cradled in his lap. The subject wears a dark frock coat with 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps and light trousers with a thin dark leg… (1070-126). Learn More »

PAPER PHOTO OF GETTYSBURG’S EVERGREEN CEMETERY GATEHOUSE JUST AFTER THE BATTLE

PAPER PHOTO OF GETTYSBURG’S EVERGREEN CEMETERY GATEHOUSE JUST AFTER THE BATTLE

Image is half of an unmounted stereo view that has been put inside of a sixth-plate union case. A close look at the famous gatehouse reveals several windows have been broken by bullets, shrapnel or… (286-537). Learn More »

PHOTO OF “SHEP”, MASCOT OF TROOP M, 7TH CAVALRY

PHOTO OF “SHEP”, MASCOT OF TROOP M, 7TH CAVALRY

This is a cabinet card photograph of a dog perched upon a tree stump. The caption in the image reads, “SHEP MASCOT M. 7 CAV, FT. OGLETHORPE.” The image measures approximately 5 ½” x 4”… (894-70). Learn More »

$280.00
Originally $350.00

1910 ALBUMEN OF 20TH NEW YORK VETERAN ASSOCIATION REUNION ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

1910 ALBUMEN OF 20TH NEW YORK VETERAN ASSOCIATION REUNION ON LITTLE ROUND TOP, GETTYSBURG

Taken by the “Battlefield Photo Co.” Sepia colored, 16 X 10 image, mounted on thick black card, 12 x 14.25.” Image clean, crisp and attractive, featuring a large gathering including many women… (P14261). Learn More »

FRAMED PHOTOGRAPH OF THE NINTH PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL GUARD AT GETTYSBURG 1910

FRAMED PHOTOGRAPH OF THE NINTH PENNSYLVANIA NATIONAL GUARD AT GETTYSBURG 1910

The open land of the Gettysburg battlefield formed a convenient place not only for G.A.R. reunions, but also for National Guard encampments, drills, and maneuvers in the late 1800s and early 1900s.… (1054-196). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF UNION VETERANS AT DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF UNION VETERANS AT DEVIL’S DEN, GETTYSBURG

8 x 6,” with beige card matting in attractive brown wooden frame (14 ½” X 12 ½”), with wood backing & hang-wire. Image is of ten veterans and five women posed sitting on the boulders at… (141-22). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF "GETTYSBURG POST, No. 191, G.A.R., MEMORIAL DAY, 1895.”

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF "GETTYSBURG POST, No. 191, G.A.R., MEMORIAL DAY, 1895.”

Photographer’s front mark: “Photo. By Smith & Miller, Boston.” 9.375” X  6.75”, matted in beige, in period plaster, beige painted frame, 15.25” x 12.5”, with wooden backing. Image… (1054-2029). Learn More »

GARDNER’S INCIDENTS OF THE WAR: YORKTOWN, BATTERY NUMBER FOUR

GARDNER’S INCIDENTS OF THE WAR: YORKTOWN, BATTERY NUMBER FOUR

This view was taken by Barnard and Gibson and published by Gardner in his “Photographic Sketchbook,” as well as in several other forms. The photo is an original period albumen print mounted on a… (1054-1189). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN - THE TIGER REGIMENT PREPARES TO DEFEND AGAINST CAVALRY

FRAMED ALBUMEN - THE TIGER REGIMENT PREPARES TO DEFEND AGAINST CAVALRY

George H. Nickerson was a 27 year-old photographer from Orleans, Mass., who put his talents to very good use in the army. Enlisting on 9/13/62, he was commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant of Co. E, 43rd… (1054-692). Learn More »

UNION ARMY AMBULANCE CORPS WAGONS AT BELLE PLAIN LANDING MAY 1864

UNION ARMY AMBULANCE CORPS WAGONS AT BELLE PLAIN LANDING MAY 1864

Scenes of Civil War army camps and depots often give a real chance at seeing army life up close, in detail, and unposed as men go about their tasks unaware of the camera. Sometimes identified as a… (1054-688). Learn More »

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CAMP OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC HEADQUARTERS GUARD, COLLIS ZOUAVES, 114th PA, BY ALEXANDER GARDNER

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CAMP OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC HEADQUARTERS GUARD, COLLIS ZOUAVES, 114th PA, BY ALEXANDER GARDNER

The headquarters of the Army of the Potomac was always a worthwhile subject for photographic crews and the exotic uniforms of the Collis Zouaves, serving as the headquarters guard in 1864, were an… (1054-840). Learn More »

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF A UNION INFANTRY COMPANY DRAWN UP IN LINE OF BATTLE

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF A UNION INFANTRY COMPANY DRAWN UP IN LINE OF BATTLE

A very nice horizontal view of a full company of infantry posed along the side of their barracks building in line of battle, clearly showing faces, uniform and equipment detail. The men have fixed… (1054-133). Learn More »

LATE 19TH CENTURY PHOTOGRAPH OF MEMBERS OF THE 140TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

LATE 19TH CENTURY PHOTOGRAPH OF MEMBERS OF THE 140TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Albumen photo by Harry D. Allen of Rochester showing a large group of veterans from the 140th New York Infantry. This regiment helped to defend the summit of Little Round Top on July 2, 1863. The 9.25… (1054-656). Learn More »

$225.00
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LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN OF A U.S. GENERAL HOSPITAL

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN OF A U.S. GENERAL HOSPITAL

After undergoing whatever treatment could be administered at army division or corps field hospitals, Civil War casualties were usually evacuated to larger general hospitals near metropolitan areas.… (1054-673). Learn More »

SMALL ALBUMEN PHOTO OF FEDERAL CAMP AT CITY POINT

SMALL ALBUMEN PHOTO OF FEDERAL CAMP AT CITY POINT

Plain mount (6” x 4 ½”) with image (4” x 3 ¼”) of the Union camp and supply depot at City Point, Virginia.  Tents visible on high ground in distance, horses and corral below the camp. … (1054-2062). Learn More »

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN PHOTO OF AN OHIO CAPTAIN

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN PHOTO OF AN OHIO CAPTAIN

This mustached and goateed captain has turned over the collar of his frock coat to reveal a high white starched shirt collar and bowtie, and he is also showing off a nice pair of double-bordered… (1054-843). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF CASTLE THUNDER

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF CASTLE THUNDER

Image shows Castle Thunder which was located between 17th Street and 18th Street on E Cary Street in Richmond, Virginia. It was a former tobacco warehouse, located on what was known as Tobacco Row.… (668-123). Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $295.00

ALEXANDER GARDNER VIEW OF GETTYSBURG FROM ATOP THE EVERGREEN CEMETERY GATEHOUSE, PROBABLY JULY 9, 1863

ALEXANDER GARDNER VIEW OF GETTYSBURG FROM ATOP THE EVERGREEN CEMETERY GATEHOUSE, PROBABLY JULY 9, 1863

Gardner’s photographer Timothy O’Sullivan positioned his camera atop the gatehouse of Evergreen Cemetery for this sweeping view of Gettysburg, likely on July 9, the date now accepted for his views… (1054-498). Learn More »


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MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

Simon Backus Bissell was born in Fairlee, Vt., on October 28, 1808. He was appointed Midshipman on November 6, 1824, Passed Midshipman on June 4 1831, and Lieutenant December 9, 1837. At the beginning of the Mexican-American War, he was assigned to… (870-63). Learn More »

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