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CIVIL WAR CAVALRY OFFICER’S 1840-PATTERN IMPORT SABER

CIVIL WAR CAVALRY OFFICER’S 1840-PATTERN IMPORT SABER

P.D. Luneschloss & Co. was an old and respected sword-making firm in Solingen, who supplied a large number of swords to various military goods dealers during the Civil War. John Thillmann devotes… (790-06) Learn More »

INDIAN WAR COLONEL OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAP

INDIAN WAR COLONEL OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAP

A single shoulder strap with condition problems, but a scarce rank and good study piece. The eagle is embroidered in silver on a medium blue background. The borders are a mix of dead and bright… (1087-39) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS

CIVIL WAR MAJOR OF INFANTRY SHOULDER STRAPS

A scarce set of regulation Civil War shoulder straps for a major of infantry. With only one major per infantry regiment, any major’s shoulder straps are scarce. This is the regulation pattern with… (1087-34) Learn More »

MELTED .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET WITH EXTRA CAPSULES

MELTED .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET WITH EXTRA CAPSULES

This set was recovered from Wolf Run Shoals in Virginia where a large quantity of Gardiner ammunition was burned. Samuel Gardiner received patent #40,468 on November 23, 1863 for his exploding bullet… (1054-1279) Learn More »

$95.00
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BOX OF CIVIL WAR RELICS DUG IN SOUTH CAROLINA

BOX OF CIVIL WAR RELICS DUG IN SOUTH CAROLINA

This small riker box contains several items that were dug in the low country (coast) of South Carolina. The relics are as follows: Oval pattern 1839 US belt plate with a green face with a chipped… (493-53) Learn More »

EMBROIDERED OFFICER’S INSIGNIA, 1ST INFANTRY

EMBROIDERED OFFICER’S INSIGNIA, 1ST INFANTRY

This patch features an embroidered infantry horn with a small false embroidered number 1 in the center. Background is black velvet which has been trimmed. The black velvet shows light wear to the… (142-70) Learn More »

CRYSTAL CLEAR CASED QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF THREE ARMED OFFICERS

CRYSTAL CLEAR CASED QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF THREE ARMED OFFICERS

This tintype has great size, clarity, detail, and condition. Housed in a full leatherette case with just a separation along the hinge, the matt, glass, frame and glass are intact and the image is set… (480-176) Learn More »

$550.00
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WONDERFUL SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE: INNOCENCE AND MESSGEAR

WONDERFUL SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE: INNOCENCE AND MESSGEAR

Housed in half a leatherette case with matt, frame and glass in place, this sixth-plate tintype of a seated young Union soldier has remarkable clarity. The table cloth on the table beside him is… (480-175) Learn More »

HENRY RIFLE SERIAL NUMBER 9220 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

HENRY RIFLE SERIAL NUMBER 9220 IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

The Henry rifle needs no introduction to Civil War, western, or pretty much any arms collector or student of the American West. Oliver Winchester encouraged one potential dealer, “There will be no… (169-478) Learn More »

$29,500.00
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WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 CARBINE MADE IN 1872

WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 CARBINE MADE IN 1872

With its characteristic brass frame, the 1866 is perhaps the most attractive Winchester and, as Flayderman remarks, “the repeating rifle most deserving of the name, ‘The Gun that Won the… (169-480) Learn More »

CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER SHELL WITH ORIGINAL WOOD FUSE

CS 4.52” 12-POUNDER SHELL WITH ORIGINAL WOOD FUSE

The cannon ball is in excavated, relic condition but remains in very good condition. The ball has been cleaned and coated.  The iron is in very stable condition. Wood drive-in fuse adaptor remains.… (696-81) Learn More »

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM CHANCELLORSVILLE

12-PDR. SPHERICAL BORMANN SHELL FROM CHANCELLORSVILLE

This is a recovery from Chancellorsville, VA.  Iron cannonball is in excellent condition with smooth surface and dark brown color. Some scattered light pitting. The Bormann fuse is missing but copper… (1054-1060) Learn More »

$150.00
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CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH TWELVE-POUND SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG BY GEORGE W. MOWERS

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH TWELVE-POUND SPHERICAL SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG BY GEORGE W. MOWERS

Please check some of our other recent additions from this wonderful collection assembled by Civil War veteran George W. Mowers of nearby Fayetteville. Mowers (1844-1895) spent pretty much his entire… (R23115) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH BORMAN FUSED TWELVE-POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG BY GEORGE W. MOWERS

CONFEDERATE 4.52-INCH BORMAN FUSED TWELVE-POUND SPHERICAL CASE-SHOT RECOVERED AT GETTYSBURG BY GEORGE W. MOWERS

This is a nice example of a CS 12-pound spherical case shot that utilized a Borman fuse and was recovered at Gettysburg. We recently acquired a wonderful collection assembled by Civil War veteran… (R23116) Learn More »

WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 RIFLE MADE IN 1876

WINCHESTER MODEL 1866 RIFLE MADE IN 1876

Winchester made about 170,000 .44 caliber Model ‘66s in various configurations starting in 1866, when they overlapped with the last Henry rifles. Production ceased in 1884, but parts remained on… (169-479) Learn More »

CDV LIEUTENANT LYSANDER F. CUSHING, CO. “G”, 12TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY, KIA ANTIETAM

CDV LIEUTENANT LYSANDER F. CUSHING, CO. “G”, 12TH MASSACHUSETTS INFANTRY, KIA ANTIETAM

No Backmark. Trimmed CDV image, 2.5 x 2” (w/rounded corners), laid on white card, 3.25 x 2.875.” Image depicts young bearded bareheaded subject seated in chair against a studio backdrop. Cushing… (P13824) Learn More »

CDV MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE GORDON MEADE

CDV MAJOR GENERAL GEORGE GORDON MEADE

Backmark: Wenderoth & Taylor.  Published by McAllister & Bro./ Philadelphia, 1864.  Left profile of bareheaded Gen. Meade wearing frock coat w/Major General shoulder boards. Lightly… (P14123) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR DISCHARGE—PRIVATE WILLIAM W. WENTWORTH, CO. “F”, 8TH MAINE INFANTRY

CIVIL WAR DISCHARGE—PRIVATE WILLIAM W. WENTWORTH, CO. “F”, 8TH MAINE INFANTRY

Standard “To all Whom it may Concern” government form, 8.5 x 11”. Records Pvt. Wentworth’s enlistment—1/1/1864 (original enlistment 9/7/1861)—and discharge—8/28/ 1865. Vital statistics… (L15617) Learn More »

$65.00
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CIVIL WAR “EAGLE” DISCHARGE - CORPORAL JAMES NEWMAN, CO. “C”, 150TH NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

CIVIL WAR “EAGLE” DISCHARGE - CORPORAL JAMES NEWMAN, CO. “C”, 150TH NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Standard “To all Whom it may Concern” government form, 8.5 x 11”. Record Pvt. Neuman’s enlistment—8/23/1862—and discharge—6/8/1865. Vital statistics as follows: Born, Bavaria ; Age, 20 ;… (L15618) Learn More »

$65.00
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BOSTON ADVERTISING BROADSIDE, ca. 1860s FOR “HOLLIS’S VEGETABLE PECTORAL SYRUP

BOSTON ADVERTISING BROADSIDE, ca. 1860s FOR “HOLLIS’S VEGETABLE PECTORAL SYRUP

For the Cure of COUGHS, COLDS, HOOPING COUGH, INFLUENZA, and All Cough Incident to Children. For Sale by…Thomas Hollis, Druggist, 23 Union Street…also…John O. Hollis, Apothecary, Corner of Salem… (L15638) Learn More »

BAWDY “REBEL GUNPOWDER” BROADSIDE, FROM THE PAGES OF THE SELMA, ALA., SENTINEL OF OCT. 1ST, 1863

BAWDY “REBEL GUNPOWDER” BROADSIDE, FROM THE PAGES OF THE SELMA, ALA., SENTINEL OF OCT. 1ST, 1863

5.25 X 9.25”, this item has been cut in half, while retaining complete, the contents of the following satiric poem with the following prelude: (Keeping in mind that urine was an ingredient in old… (1032-43) Learn More »

$75.00
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CONFEDERATE 4.52” 12-POUNDER, SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, SIDE LOADER

CONFEDERATE 4.52” 12-POUNDER, SPHERICAL CASE SHOT, SIDE LOADER

Confederate 12-pounder spherical case shot for smoothbore cannons. The fuse adapter is gone. Lead “side-loader” plug remains. Iron surface is clean and smooth; exceptional condition for a… (1000-778) Learn More »

$350.00
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U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL

U.S. 3” HOTCHKISS SHELL

This is an excavated specimen and was for the 3” Parrott and Ordnance rifles. This shell was fired and retains its lead sabot and base cup. Fuse adapter is gone.  The iron is rusty, typical of… (1000-781) Learn More »

NICE PHOTO & PERSONAL ITEMS GROUP ID TO 121ST NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

NICE PHOTO & PERSONAL ITEMS GROUP ID TO 121ST NEW YORK SOLDIER WOUNDED AT SPOTSYLVANIA

The below listed items all belonged to Sergeant Simeon Smith of Company E, 121st New York Infantry. The first item is a Brooks Patent writing kit in good condition. This roll-up kit is made of a… (1053-34) Learn More »

VICKSBURG BULLETS PICKED UP BY VETERAN

VICKSBURG BULLETS PICKED UP BY VETERAN

This group includes a .44 caliber round ball, a .69 caliber round ball, and a .58 caliber minie ball. All with little patina and typical of early pickups. A paper label written in pencil reads… (R23113) Learn More »

$65.00
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CIRCA 1861 MINIATURE CS FLAG

CIRCA 1861 MINIATURE CS FLAG

Gauze flag that meas. approx. 2.56 inches x 1.75 inches mounted on a round stick approx. 6.00 inches. Flags have the alternating 13 red & white stripes with a blue field containing six stars, five… (224-386) Learn More »

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

World War II.  Principal markings include: “1169b” (serial number); “ac 44” (manufacturer’s code and year of manufacture); eagle over “359” (military acceptance stamps); “P.38”… (G3996) Learn More »

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

MINT GERMAN P.38 PISTOL

Exceptional example of the standard issue 9mm service pistol used by the Germans in World War II. Principal markings include: “262f” (serial number); “ac 43” (manufacturer’s code and year of… (G3995) Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

US CIVIL WAR NAVY PISTOL CARTRIDGE BOX

Black bridle leather Navy pistol cartridge box in good condition. The leather of the outer flap is in good condition with moderate surface dirt and wear. At center is an embossed oval with “USN.”… (1089-06) Learn More »

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 30TH PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES AND 99TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

IMPORT MODEL 1850 FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 30TH PENNSYLVANIA AND 99TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER KILLED IN ACTION AT FORT FISHER

This sword made by Klingenthal and imported from France was presented to Captain John W. Moore of Company G, 30th Pennsylvania Infantry by the men of his Company. The weapon has a semi-bright blade… (1089-05) Learn More »

$6,500.00
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VERY INTERESTING BULLET IN WOOD FROM THE WILDERNESS

VERY INTERESTING BULLET IN WOOD FROM THE WILDERNESS

This large piece of wood is the root from an oak tree that once grew in the Wilderness area of Virginia south of the Orange Plank Road. The root section is gnarled and thick with a younger root… (1089-01) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WILDER’S LIGHTNING BRIGADE ATLANTA CAMPAIGN SPENCER CARBINE

IDENTIFIED WILDER’S LIGHTNING BRIGADE ATLANTA CAMPAIGN SPENCER CARBINE

Identified Spencers are scarce. Identified Spencers from real fighting units are rare. This is from one of the most famous: the 72nd Indiana of Wilder’s “Lightning Brigade.” The brigade gained… (1083-01) Learn More »

$8,500.00
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IDENTIFIED EAGLE BREAST PLATE OF GEORGE W. MOWERS,  Co. K, 87th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED EAGLE BREAST PLATE OF GEORGE W. MOWERS, Co. K, 87th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

A nicely identified Civil War infantry cartridge box sling plate belonging to Sergeant George W. Mowers, who served in Co. K 87th Pennsylvania from 2/25/65 to 6/26/65. This is the regulation round… (M26507) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE OF GEORGE W. MOWERS,  Co. K, 87th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED CARTRIDGE BOX PLATE OF GEORGE W. MOWERS, Co. K, 87th PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

A nicely identified Civil War infantry cartridge box plate belonging to Sergeant George W. Mowers, who served in Co. K 87th Pennsylvania from 2/25/65 to 6/26/65. This is the regulation oval US plate… (M26508) Learn More »

WONDERFUL, IDENTIFIED FOLK ART FLAG PIN MADE BY GEORGE W. MOWERS AND PRESENTED TO JOHN McALLISTER, WARTIME COMRADE IN THE 87th PA, AND FIRST SUPERINTENDENT OF THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

WONDERFUL, IDENTIFIED FOLK ART FLAG PIN MADE BY GEORGE W. MOWERS AND PRESENTED TO JOHN McALLISTER, WARTIME COMRADE IN THE 87th PA, AND FIRST SUPERINTENDENT OF THE GETTYSBURG NATIONAL CEMETERY

This folk-art flag pin measures about two inches by one and has a tinned iron frame and back with a two-pronged wire soldered to the reverse that would enable it to be worn on a cartridge box, belt,… (2020-01) Learn More »

GETTYSBURG MONUMENT DEDICATION AND REGIMENTAL REUNION RIBBON FOR THE 21st PA CAVALRY BELONGING TO GEORGE W. MOWERS, Co. D

GETTYSBURG MONUMENT DEDICATION AND REGIMENTAL REUNION RIBBON FOR THE 21st PA CAVALRY BELONGING TO GEORGE W. MOWERS, Co. D

A nice veteran’s reunion ribbon in cavalry-yellow silk for the 5th reunion of the 21st PA Cavalry at Chambersburg on Oct. 3, 1894, and the dedication of their regimental monument at Gettysburg two… (M26529A) Learn More »

$295.00
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21st PA CAVALRY REUNION RIBBON FROM THE EFFECTS OF GEORGE W. MOWERS, CO. D

21st PA CAVALRY REUNION RIBBON FROM THE EFFECTS OF GEORGE W. MOWERS, CO. D

This is from the large group of material belonging to George W. Mowers of Fayetteville, PA, and preserved in the family until very recently. Mowers did two tours of duty, his first just a few months… (M26529C) Learn More »

$85.00
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QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED, FULL STANDING CIVIL WAR INFANTRYMAN

QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF AN ARMED, FULL STANDING CIVIL WAR INFANTRYMAN

He wears the regulation Model 1861 style, 9-button enlisted man’s frock coat.  His forage cap appears to have insignia at top, but it is not discernable.  The soldier wears the Model 1861… (P14301) Learn More »

MAGNIFICENT AND HISTORIC CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER, IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM H. POST, 72ND NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS; ONE OF TWO EXAMPLES KNOWN WITH THE OTHER BELONGING TO MAJ. GEN. JUDSON KILPATRICK

MAGNIFICENT AND HISTORIC CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABER, IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN WILLIAM H. POST, 72ND NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS; ONE OF TWO EXAMPLES KNOWN WITH THE OTHER BELONGING TO MAJ. GEN. JUDSON KILPATRICK

34" curved M1860 style blade mint with etched panels on both sides. The obverse panel features exquisitely hand engraved scroll / floral motifs flanking a beautiful spread wing eagle, while the… (1089-04) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED 95th PENNSYLVANIA FORAGE CAP - GOSLINE’S ZOUAVES

IDENTIFIED 95th PENNSYLVANIA FORAGE CAP - GOSLINE’S ZOUAVES

An identified cap from a fighting zouave regiment of the Army of the Potomac, belonging to Joseph M. Greeley, Co. D, 95th Pennsylvania. The regiment recruited in Philadelphia in the fall of 1861 under… (1089-03) Learn More »

$5,500.00
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WELL USED MAKER MARKED SNY CARTRIDGE BOX WITH BUFF SLING AND PLATE

WELL USED MAKER MARKED SNY CARTRIDGE BOX WITH BUFF SLING AND PLATE

This black leather cartridge box shows signs of heavy use but is in solid condition. The outer flap is worn along the edges with heavy crazing. The right edge of the flap has a good bit of surface… (1089-02) Learn More »

$1,295.00
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FULL STANDING CDV OF A YOUNG SOLDIER FROM HILTON HEAD ISLAND HOSPITAL

FULL STANDING CDV OF A YOUNG SOLDIER FROM HILTON HEAD ISLAND HOSPITAL

Image shows a young soldier approx. 10-12 years old. He wears a dark eight button shell jacket with matching dark vest and dark trousers. In his hand he holds a kepi with a light color band around its… (1054-826) Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF THE COMTE DE PARIS

FULL STANDING CDV OF THE COMTE DE PARIS

Very nice clean image of the Comte-De-Paris standing by a barely visible column. He wears a dark frock coat with clear Captain of staff shoulder straps, matching dark trousers and knee-high boots with… (1054-769) Learn More »

CDV BRIGADIER GEN. THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER (IRISH BRIGADE)

CDV BRIGADIER GEN. THOMAS FRANCIS MEAGHER (IRISH BRIGADE)

Back-mark: “Published by E. & H.T. Anthony…from Photographic Negative by BRADY.” Standard carte de visite, featuring bare-headed Meagher in full uniform w/kepi in right hand, against studio… (224-490) Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITE—CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GEN. ROGER R.W. HANSON

CARTE DE VISITE—CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GEN. ROGER R.W. HANSON

Published by “E. & H.T. Anthony, No. 501 Broadway, New York…Photographic Albums.”  Bearded, bareheaded Hanson in full uniform w/sash in standing studio pose w/right hand inserted, … (224-491) Learn More »

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE INTERIOR OF LIBBY PRISON AT THE CHICAGO WORLD’S FAIR

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE INTERIOR OF LIBBY PRISON AT THE CHICAGO WORLD’S FAIR

Very nice view of one of the interior rooms of Libby Prison as arranged with displays for the Chicago World’s Fair. The view gives a good look at the room and the beams supporting it and the rafters… (1070-114) Learn More »

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE INTERIOR OF LIBBY PRISON AT THE CHICAGO WORLD’S FAIR

STEREO CARD VIEW OF THE INTERIOR OF LIBBY PRISON AT THE CHICAGO WORLD’S FAIR

Very nice view of one of the interior rooms of Libby Prison as arranged with displays for the Chicago World’s Fair. The view gives a good look at the room and the beams supporting it and the rafters… (1070-110) Learn More »

$65.00
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BOX FOR .52 CALIBER SHARPS LINEN CARTRIDGES + ONE CARTRIDGE AND PACK OF CAPS

BOX FOR .52 CALIBER SHARPS LINEN CARTRIDGES + ONE CARTRIDGE AND PACK OF CAPS

Complete box with lid (still attached on one side) for ten Sharps cartridges. Box is opened but otherwise in excellent condition with perfect label. A single original cartridge remains in the box as… (490-2022) Learn More »

$275.00
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EMPTY BOX FOR SMITH’S CARBINE CARTRIDGES

EMPTY BOX FOR SMITH’S CARBINE CARTRIDGES

Complete, labelled box that once held ten Smith carbine cartridges. Now empty of cartridges, the box was resealed and now well represents what a full pack would look like. Box measures 3 ¼” x 2”… (490-2013) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MESS FORK FROM PRIVATE AND SERGEANT GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY AND 87th PA INFANTRY

IDENTIFIED MESS FORK FROM PRIVATE AND SERGEANT GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY AND 87th PA INFANTRY

We recently acquired a sizeable group of artifacts preserved for the last 150 years in the family of George W. Mowers of Fayetteville, Pa. Mowers was 18 years old and working in his father’s wagon… (M26514) Learn More »

$79.50
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CIVIL WAR CLAY PIPE IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY & 87th PA INFANTRY

CIVIL WAR CLAY PIPE IDENTIFIED TO GEORGE W. MOWERS, 21st PA CAVALRY & 87th PA INFANTRY

We proud to offer a group of Civil War material gathered by George W. Mowers, private 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry and Sergeant 87th Pennsylvania Infantry, and preserved until recently in the family when… (M26517) Learn More »

$67.50
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FLAG OF THE 44th NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS: THE “ELLSWORTH AVENGERS.” EIGHTY-FOUR BULLET HOLES AND TWO SHELL HOLES

FLAG OF THE 44th NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS: THE “ELLSWORTH AVENGERS.” EIGHTY-FOUR BULLET HOLES AND TWO SHELL HOLES

The 44th NY, also known as the “Ellsworth Avengers” and the “People’s Ellsworth Regiment” was recruited under the auspices of the Ellsworth Association of the state. It will be familiar to… (480-173) Learn More »

CDV VIEW OF CONFEDERATE PRISONERS AT ELMIRA

CDV VIEW OF CONFEDERATE PRISONERS AT ELMIRA

A horizontal view of the Elmira Prison Camp taken from above and looking over the stockade and guard-walk, showing rows of tents in the foreground and wood barracks buildings in the background. A… (480-172) Learn More »

A FULLY-ARMED CAVALRYMAN WITH SHARPS CARBINE AT BENTON BARRACKS WITH IDENTIFICATION

A FULLY-ARMED CAVALRYMAN WITH SHARPS CARBINE AT BENTON BARRACKS WITH IDENTIFICATION

Benton Barracks was established at St. Louis, Missouri, as a training ground by General Fremont in 1861. Constructed on the site of the St. Louis Fairgrounds, it grew to include extensive barracks… (480-174) Learn More »

$495.00
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CDV ATTRIBUTED TO 4TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

CDV ATTRIBUTED TO 4TH NEW HAMPSHIRE SOLDIER

This three-quarter seated view is ID on the reverse in modern pencil as “L. LONDEAU 4th N.H. INF” and with the image is a Xerox copy of Londeau’s listing on civilwardata.com showing the same… (1054-2122) Learn More »

UNION SONG BROADSHEET - “THE SLAIN AT BALTIMORE!”

UNION SONG BROADSHEET - “THE SLAIN AT BALTIMORE!”

Published by A.W. Auner, Song Publisher, Philadelphia, n.d., ca. 1861. The song title refers to the casualties inflicted on Union regiments by secessionist rioters while passing through in Baltimore… (1032-42) Learn More »

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED CONFEDERATE “EXECUTIVE OFFICE” DOCUMENT

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED CONFEDERATE “EXECUTIVE OFFICE” DOCUMENT

Dated “Executive Office [over crossed-out “Department of State”], Richmond, Jan. 18, 1865 / To the Secretary of the Treasury.” Pre-printed government form, 9.5 x 7. 625”, on blue, lined… (215-17) Learn More »

1862 45TH NORTH CAROLINA SOLDIER LETTER – PVT. WILLIAM J. LOWRY; KILLED AT GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2ND 1863!

1862 45TH NORTH CAROLINA SOLDIER LETTER – PVT. WILLIAM J. LOWRY; KILLED AT GETTYSBURG ON JULY 2ND 1863!

2 page letter on lined 11 x 7 ½” paper. Boldly and neatly written in ink with a few misspelled words. Shows light wear and scattered ink smears. Dated March 30, 1862 from Camp Magnum, NC, and… (1054-2235) Learn More »

GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - STEPHEN F. LONG, 2nd SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - STEPHEN F. LONG, 2nd SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

With cover addressed to “Mrs. Dr. R. D. Long/ Greensville C.H./ South Carolina”—postmarked “Culpeper C.H./ Jul/23”. Letter dated “Camp Near Culpeper VA/ July 23rd 1863”. 4 pp., in ink,… (1054-2249) Learn More »

$350.00
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TINTYPE OF BOY WITH DOG STANDING ON ITS HIND LEGS

TINTYPE OF BOY WITH DOG STANDING ON ITS HIND LEGS

1/8 plate tintype of a young boy seated in a chair in a photographer’s studio; next to him is a medium size dog, standing on its hind legs. The dog has a rather surprised, anxious look on his… (894-203) Learn More »

$35.00
Originally $45.00

CDV DRAWING OF THREE CATS

CDV DRAWING OF THREE CATS

Drawing of three white cats. One wears a collar with a cross. Entitled “PEACE.” on lower edge of mount. No backmark. Overall very good condition.   [ld] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (894-80) Learn More »

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A DOG

1/8 PLATE TINTYPE OF A DOG

Image of a small, dark colored dog. Dark in contrast.  Overall good condition; upper right corner clipped, minor horizontal crease near upper edge, two other creases at lower left corner. … (894-207) Learn More »

$20.00
Originally $25.00

BUST VIEW CDV ATTRIBUTED TO 61ST NEW YORK OFFICER KILLED AT FAIR OAKS

BUST VIEW CDV ATTRIBUTED TO 61ST NEW YORK OFFICER KILLED AT FAIR OAKS

Image shows a young clean-shaven man in a white shirt and dark civilian suit with a large dark bowtie. The image is clear with good contrast and light surface dirt on the paper and mount. Reverse has… (P13829) Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00

SPECIAL REQUISITION DOCUMENT FOR THE 42ND VIRGINIA REGIMENT-SIGNED BY TWICE WOUNDED OFFICER

SPECIAL REQUISITION DOCUMENT FOR THE 42ND VIRGINIA REGIMENT-SIGNED BY TWICE WOUNDED OFFICER

Document is of lined manila paper pre-printed and filled out in light ink. It is titled “No. 40 / SPECIAL REQUISITION” and then written in is “FOR THE FIELD + STAFF.” Document is dated May 30,… (141-37) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE FORM 22 INVOICE OF SUBSISTENCE STORES

CONFEDERATE FORM 22 INVOICE OF SUBSISTENCE STORES

Document is of lined manila paper pre-printed and filled out in light ink. Document is dated March 13, 1865 and is for 1605 pounds of corn delivered by Major John Rankin to a Lieutenant E. L. Halsey… (141-35) Learn More »

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

Small pre-printed document meas. approx. 6.00 x 2.75 inches. Document is filled out in period ink and is headed “WYTHE COUNTY, VA” but there is no date. The document shows that $10 was paid to the… (L15553) Learn More »

$35.00
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CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

CONFEDERATE RECEIPT FOR FUNDS PAID TO 51ST VIRGINIA SOLDIER’S FAMILY

Small pre-printed document meas. approx. 6.00 x 2.75 inches. Document is filled out in period ink and is dated “WYTHE COUNTY, VA. JAN. 16, 1864” and shows that $30 was paid to the family of Moses… (L15552) Learn More »

$35.00
SOLD

NICE MODEL 1851 CADET SOCKET BAYONET

NICE MODEL 1851 CADET SOCKET BAYONET

Metal surfaces of bayonet are in very nice condition with moderate mottling throughout. The blade is 14 ½” long; the bayonet is 17 ½” overall. Blade flat has a worn “US” stamping. Locking… (172-5544) Learn More »

RARE SOCKET BAYONET FOR HALL RIFLE

RARE SOCKET BAYONET FOR HALL RIFLE

See Robert Reilly, AMERICAN SOCKET BAYONETS and SCABBARDS, p. 55-56, ills. B76/B76A. Overall length is approximately 19”, blade length 16”. Top “flute”, or “fuller”, runs 9” forward to… (172-5545) Learn More »

PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES GETTYSBURG REUNION RIBBON, 1889

PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES GETTYSBURG REUNION RIBBON, 1889

White silk ribbon with blue print.  Measures about 8” long overall. Ribbon is attached to a stamped brass pin bar. Ribbon reads, “PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES [Maltese Cross] GETTYSBURG Sept. 11th,… (141-99) Learn More »

OLD BUCKTAILS REUNION RIBBON – GETTYSBURG, 1901

OLD BUCKTAILS REUNION RIBBON – GETTYSBURG, 1901

Hangar is a brass filigree fame around a celluloid bar labeled in black, “GETTYSBURG”. Original pin is present on reverse. Suspended from hangar is a red silk ribbon with black lettering that… (141-98) Learn More »

$350.00
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GETTYSBURG ACADEMY SILVER FORK

GETTYSBURG ACADEMY SILVER FORK

Silver plated fork has marking on front of handle that reads, “GETTYSBURG ACADEMY”. Maker’s mark on back of handle reads, “ALBERT PICK & COMPANY.12DWT.SECT.CHICAGO”. Fork measures 7… (1054-2495) Learn More »

$25.00
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SPANGLER’S SPRING SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

SPANGLER’S SPRING SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

This vintage heavy glass paperweight shows an early image of Spangler’s Spring at the Gettysburg Battlefield. Measures 2 ½” by 4”. Image has yellowed with age but is clear. Glass shows no chips… (1054-1296) Learn More »

PENNSYLVANIA MEMORIAL SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

PENNSYLVANIA MEMORIAL SOUVENIR PAPERWEIGHT

This vintage heavy glass paperweight shows an image of the Pennsylvania State Memorial at the Gettysburg Battlefield. Measures 2 ½” by 4”. Image is clear. Scattered yellow spotting is present.… (1054-1301) Learn More »

CUSTARD GLASS GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR PITCHER

CUSTARD GLASS GETTYSBURG SOUVENIR PITCHER

Small vintage pitcher shows an image of the General Buford and General Reynolds monuments on the Gettysburg Battlefield. This design in the custard glass is the, “Jefferson diamond with peg”. Rim… (1054-1342) Learn More »


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VIRGINIA OFFICER’S 1858 HARDEE HAT INSIGNIA

An exceedingly rare piece of headgear insignia in excellent condition. When the wide-brimmed “Hardee” or “Jeff Davis” hat was adopted for universal wear as a dress hat in the U.S. Army in 1858, states followed suit. Virginia, like many… (142-62). Learn More »

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