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EXCELLENT HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A FAMILY

EXCELLENT HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF A FAMILY

This wonderful image shows a father and mother seated in chairs with their three children standing around them. The bearded father sits at left center wearing the usual dark suit with white shirt and… (1054-170). Learn More »

POST-WAR CDV IMAGE OF MEDAL OF HONOR RECEIPIANT SERGEANT BATES

POST-WAR CDV IMAGE OF MEDAL OF HONOR RECEIPIANT SERGEANT BATES

Full standing view of Sergeant Norman Bates in uniform holding a large American flag on a staff. Bates is wearing a dark frock coat and trousers. The coat has an odd variant od Sergeant’s chevrons… (1054-994). Learn More »

UNIDENTIFIED SIXTH PLATE TIN OF SEATED FEDERAL SOLDIER IN UNION CASE

UNIDENTIFIED SIXTH PLATE TIN OF SEATED FEDERAL SOLDIER IN UNION CASE

Clean clear image of a Union Private seated at a table on which his forage cap rests. He wears a dark frock coat with attachments for shoulder scales visible. He coat is buttoned at the throat but the… (1054-160). Learn More »

$250.00
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SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED ARMED UNION SOLDIER

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SEATED ARMED UNION SOLDIER

Young beardless soldier seated in a chair holding his musket by his side with the barrel facing forward. He wears a dark forage cap at a jaunty angle with a Company letter “D” attached to the… (1054-155). Learn More »

1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN OLDER WOMAN

1/2 PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN OLDER WOMAN

Measuring 6 x 8", matted against heavy white card, mounted in wooden period frame with inner gilt trim, measuring 11.25 x 13.75", with newsprint ["The Sun, London, May 17 18__?] covering reverse… (30-1380). Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $195.00

1/2 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF AN OLDER COUPLE, IN A GUTTA PERCHA FRAME

1/2 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF AN OLDER COUPLE, IN A GUTTA PERCHA FRAME

This unusually large photograph is a very fine daguerreotype of an 1850's era couple who are identified as "Wm. Mcides (sic) & Wife / Grandparents".  The ID is taken from a handwritten small… (30-1332). Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $595.00

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF HENRY H. JACKSON – GUSS’ CO., PENNSYLVANIA INDEPENDENT LIGHT ARTILLERY (1863 EMERGENCY TROOPS)

QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF HENRY H. JACKSON – GUSS’ CO., PENNSYLVANIA INDEPENDENT LIGHT ARTILLERY (1863 EMERGENCY TROOPS)

Waist-up ambrotype of a lanky and lean bearded Union soldier. The subject is identified as Henry H. Jackson by a modern handwritten label and Xerox of a 1912 obituary taped inside the case. Jackson… (1054-129). Learn More »

CDV ALBUM WITH IMAGES & NEWS CLIPPINGS

CDV ALBUM WITH IMAGES & NEWS CLIPPINGS

CDV album has brown leatherette cover with embossed design on the front and back. Leatherette is in fair condition, with some wear all over, especially on the edges and corners. Covering on spine is… (1054-654). Learn More »

CDV ALBUM OF CIVIL WAR CIVILIAN & POST WAR IMAGES

CDV ALBUM OF CIVIL WAR CIVILIAN & POST WAR IMAGES

CDV album has brown leatherette cover with embossed design on the front and back. Leatherette is in good condition, with some wear all over, but especially on the edges and corners. Spine has been… (1054-869). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF WOMAN

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF WOMAN

Early image shows a waist up, seated view of a stern looking woman. She is wearing a dark colored silk dress with trimming on the sleeves and white collar with square brooch. Her dark hair is in a… (611-409). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $95.00

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & DAUGHTER

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & DAUGHTER

Early image shows a waist up, seated view of a mother and daughter. Mother is wearing a dark colored silk dress, white scalloped collar with brooch and white cap. Well-dressed daughter is wearing a… (611-411). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $95.00

1/16 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MAN WITH GOATEE

1/16 PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MAN WITH GOATEE

Early image, circa 1846, shows a waist up, seated view of a middle aged man. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat and vest with white shirt and dark colored cravat. Image is clear with good… (611-389). Learn More »

$30.00
Originally $48.00

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF HUSBAND & WIFE

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF HUSBAND & WIFE

Early image, circa 1847, shows a waist up, seated view of a man and woman against a painted backdrop. Woman is wearing a dark colored cloak and white cap. Man is a wearing dark colored frock coat,… (611-391). Learn More »

$45.00
Originally $65.00

TINTYPE OF RIFLE ARMED UNION SOLDIER WITH BOTH A PAINTED AND A REAL FLAG

TINTYPE OF RIFLE ARMED UNION SOLDIER WITH BOTH A PAINTED AND A REAL FLAG

This is an interesting quarter plate tintype giving an insight into the photographer’s craft. The soldier is posed full-standing at parade rest with his bayonet fixed on his rifle musket. His… (1053-43B). Learn More »

1/6 PLATE AMROTYPE - SEATED VIEW OF TWO CIGAR-SMOKING UNION SOLDIERS

1/6 PLATE AMROTYPE - SEATED VIEW OF TWO CIGAR-SMOKING UNION SOLDIERS

One sixth size image, brass oval frame, in highly attractive, purple velvet lined gutta percha case. Clear image of two young seated soldiers, clad in slouch hats and soldier vests, with cigars… (968-02). Learn More »

$375.00
Originally $475.00

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

NINTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

Very clear and clean image of a young Confederate soldier sporting muttonchops and seated by a table. The subject wears a high collared, 8 button shell jacket with matching trousers that have a dark… (968-04). Learn More »

$750.00
Originally $925.00

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF A DOUBLE ARMED UNION SOLDIER

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF A DOUBLE ARMED UNION SOLDIER

Clear sixth plate tintype of a double armed Union soldier. He poses holding his musket across his chest with a pistol in his waist belt. The subject wears a dark forage cap with upturned bill, a dark… (1054-166). Learn More »

$395.00
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SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A SEATED UNION SERGEANT IN PATRIOTIC UNION CASE

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF A SEATED UNION SERGEANT IN PATRIOTIC UNION CASE

Waist-up seated view of a Union soldier wearing a dark jacket that looks to be a New York State shell jacket. It has cloth epaulettes on each shoulder and two buttons on each cuff. Clearly visible on… (1054-167). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SEATED WOMEN

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SEATED WOMEN

Image shows to women of differing ages and may be a mother and daughter. The younger looking of the two wears a light dress with dark spots with a fine linear decoration and stripes. There is a dark… (1054-114). Learn More »

$20.00
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1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF FOUR CIVIL WAR “PARDS

1/6 PLATE TINTYPE OF FOUR CIVIL WAR “PARDS

For the Civil War soldier, his bunkmates, tent mates or friends were his “pards.” This sixth-plate tintype shows four young soldiers, two seated and two standing, freshly shaved and barbered, all… (1054-147). Learn More »


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SWORD PRESENTED TO A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th 1862". On July 16, 1861 23 year old John Foster Pope… (870-252). Learn More »

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