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CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE ALBUM PAGE: SERGT. MAJ. MANLEY, CAPTURED AT GETTYSBURG, AND TWO OTHERS, ONE PERHAPS DEARING HIMSELF

CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE ALBUM PAGE: SERGT. MAJ. MANLEY, CAPTURED AT GETTYSBURG, AND TWO OTHERS, ONE PERHAPS DEARING HIMSELF

This album page comes from the estate Charles Edwin Dearing of the 16th Maine. The page was put together, or at least annotated, by a great grandchild, who inscribed it in ink, “Friends of Charles… (766-1109). Learn More »

FIRST SERGEANT CHARLES E. DEARING CO. B 16th MAINE DIARY AND NOTEBOOK

FIRST SERGEANT CHARLES E. DEARING CO. B 16th MAINE DIARY AND NOTEBOOK

This is a detail-filled and very interesting notebook used by Charles E. Dearing, 16th Maine, both as diary and as a record book for his duties as First Sergeant of Company B, and as commander of a… (766-1097). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG CONTENT LETTER OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 1st SERGEANT, CO. B, 16th MAINE, CAPTURED AS GETTYSBURG AFTER DEFENDING OAK RIDGE

GETTYSBURG CONTENT LETTER OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 1st SERGEANT, CO. B, 16th MAINE, CAPTURED AS GETTYSBURG AFTER DEFENDING OAK RIDGE

This is a lengthy four-page letter in ink written by Charles E. Dearing to his mother on October 13, 1863, upon his exchange from Confederate captivity after Gettysburg. On July 1 the 16th Maine… (766-1083). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED WARTIME KEPI OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE, MARKED AND SOLD BY J.W. CURRIER, ARMY TRADE AGENT AT CITY POINT, VA, 1864-1865

IDENTIFIED WARTIME KEPI OF CHARLES E. DEARING, 16th MAINE, MARKED AND SOLD BY J.W. CURRIER, ARMY TRADE AGENT AT CITY POINT, VA, 1864-1865

Charles E. Dearing served as corporal, sergeant and first sergeant in the 16th Maine, seeing action at Fredericksburg and Gettysburg, where he was captured. Returning to the regiment in late May 1864,… (766-1092). Learn More »

$4,500.00
ON HOLD

VERY SCARCE IDENTIFIED INFANTRY QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT CHEVRONS OF CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

VERY SCARCE IDENTIFIED INFANTRY QUARTERMASTER SERGEANT CHEVRONS OF CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

Quartermaster sergeants were members of a regiment’s noncommissioned staff and aided the Quartermaster in the acquisition and distribution of equipment and other regimental property (other than food… (766-1091). Learn More »

PIECE OF THE FLAG OF THE 16th MAINE TORN UP TO AVOID CAPTURE ON JULY 1, 1863, AT GETTYSBURG WITH LETTER FROM SERGT. DEARING SENDING IT HOME

PIECE OF THE FLAG OF THE 16th MAINE TORN UP TO AVOID CAPTURE ON JULY 1, 1863, AT GETTYSBURG WITH LETTER FROM SERGT. DEARING SENDING IT HOME

“The intrepid color bearers, Mower and Thomas, waved defiance to the foe, as they closed around the regiment. Although conspicuous marks, they gallantly held aloft the loved emblems until capture… (766-1082). Learn More »

RARE CONFEDERATE PUBLISHED POCKET TESTAMENT BY THE CONFEDERATE STATES BIBLE SOCIETY, AUGUSTA GA, PRINTED IN ATLANTA 1862 – PICKED UP BY CHARLES DEARING, 16TH MAINE

RARE CONFEDERATE PUBLISHED POCKET TESTAMENT BY THE CONFEDERATE STATES BIBLE SOCIETY, AUGUSTA GA, PRINTED IN ATLANTA 1862 – PICKED UP BY CHARLES DEARING, 16TH MAINE

Measuring 3.25 by 5 inches, this is an extremely scarce Confederate pocket testament printed by “Wood, Hanleiter Rice & Co.” in Atlanta in 1862 for the “Confederate States Bible Society /… (766-1100). Learn More »

NCO EAGLE WAISTBELT PLATE AND KEEPER OF SERGT. C.E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

NCO EAGLE WAISTBELT PLATE AND KEEPER OF SERGT. C.E. DEARING, 16th MAINE

This regulation 1851 pattern sword belt plate and keeper came to us in a large grouping of material belonging to Charles E. Dearing of the 16th Maine. Dearing was mustered into Co. B as a corporal in… (766-1088). Learn More »

$550.00
ON HOLD

“SACRED SOIL” FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF BULL RUN: A WARTIME MEMENTO SENT HOME BY CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

“SACRED SOIL” FROM THE BATTLEFIELD OF BULL RUN: A WARTIME MEMENTO SENT HOME BY CHARLES E. DEARING 16th MAINE

This is from a large group of material we recently acquired that came from Charles E. Dearing, Corporal, Sergeant, First Sergeant, and Quartermaster Sergeant of the 16th Maine. Dearing served with the… (766-1104). Learn More »

$95.00
SOLD

MUSEUM QUALITY MG3 WW2 GERMAN LIGHT MACHINE GUN

MUSEUM QUALITY MG3 WW2 GERMAN LIGHT MACHINE GUN

We at The Horse Solider are very proud to offer this museum quality example of the famous MG34 WW2 German light machine gun. A true rarity as this display gun is all numbers matching. The majority of… (G3949). Learn More »

 INSCRIBED SWORD OF LT. WILLIAM L. FOULKE, 79th ILLINOIS, WOUNDED IN ACTION AT LIBERTY GAP, TN, AND SAW ACTION AT STONES RIVER, MISSIONARY RIDGE, ATLANTA CAMPAIGN, FRANKLIN AND NASHVILLE

INSCRIBED SWORD OF LT. WILLIAM L. FOULKE, 79th ILLINOIS, WOUNDED IN ACTION AT LIBERTY GAP, TN, AND SAW ACTION AT STONES RIVER, MISSIONARY RIDGE, ATLANTA CAMPAIGN, FRANKLIN AND NASHVILLE

William L. Foulke received his commission as 2nd Lieutenant of Co. C in the 79th Infantry on May 11, 1863, was promoted to 1st Lieutenant, and served as acting regimental adjutant from January 1,… (172-5481). Learn More »

$2,500.00
ON HOLD

NICE CONDITIONED CIVIL WAR 2ND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO 11TH INDIANA CAVALRY SOLDIER

NICE CONDITIONED CIVIL WAR 2ND MODEL MAYNARD CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO 11TH INDIANA CAVALRY SOLDIER

The overall length of the carbine is 36.50 inches. The barrel is octagon at the breech and round along the rest of its length for a total of 20.00 inches. It was originally blued but is now turning a… (172-5528). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED SHARPS RIFLE – HENRY ZELLER, 39TH NEW YORK INFANTRY & 6TH US VETERAN VOLUNTEERS; WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG!

IDENTIFIED SHARPS RIFLE – HENRY ZELLER, 39TH NEW YORK INFANTRY & 6TH US VETERAN VOLUNTEERS; WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG!

Zeller’s rifle, serial number C,38247, is in the standard configuration of the Sharps “New Model 1863” rifles purchased by the Army to arm Hancock’s First Veteran Army Corps with modern… (600-09). Learn More »

PAIR OF EMBROIDERED CAVALRY HAT INSIGNIA FOR 7TH MISSOURI CAVALRY CAPTAIN

PAIR OF EMBROIDERED CAVALRY HAT INSIGNIA FOR 7TH MISSOURI CAVALRY CAPTAIN

The first item is a black felt oval that meas. approx. 4.50 inches long x 2.50 inches wide and is outlined with a single border of gold dead bullion. Felt is in excellent condition. At center of the… (766-1058). Learn More »

ORNATE NON-REGULATION MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 141ST NEW YORK MAJOR

ORNATE NON-REGULATION MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’D TO 141ST NEW YORK MAJOR

Sword is identified to Charles W. Clanharty [Clauharty] who rose to be Major and then Lieutenant-Colonel (not mustered) in the 141st New York Infantry. The drawn sword meas. approx. 37.25 inches from… (846-118). Learn More »

$4,350.00
Originally $4,950.00

WONDERFUL ANDERSONVILLE RELIC CRIBBAGE BOARD FROM THE CLARA BARTON FAIR

WONDERFUL ANDERSONVILLE RELIC CRIBBAGE BOARD FROM THE CLARA BARTON FAIR

After the Civil War Clara Barton went to Andersonville Prison with former inmate Private Dorance Atwater of the 1st Connecticut Cavalry Battalion and 2nd New York Cavalry Regiment. Barton and Atwater… (846-111). Learn More »

$1,390.00
Originally $2,025.00

FRAMED HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH BOWIE KNIFE & REVOLVER

FRAMED HALF-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH BOWIE KNIFE & REVOLVER

This is a period tintype copy of an unidentified Confederate soldier proudly displaying his bowie knife and revolver. He is wearing a shell jacket and kepi. The brass buttons and guard of the knife… (846-106). Learn More »

$1,650.00
Originally $2,025.00

RARE CIVIL WAR BLAKESLEE “QUICK LOADER” CARTRIDGE BOX FOR SPENCER RIFLES & CARBINES

RARE CIVIL WAR BLAKESLEE “QUICK LOADER” CARTRIDGE BOX FOR SPENCER RIFLES & CARBINES

This tall hexagonal cartridge box is a rarely seen Spencer accessory. It has a black leather exterior over wooden base that holds ten cartridge tubes each of which were designed to hold seven Spencer… (490-1902). Learn More »

FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

FRAMED SILK CAVALRY GUIDON WITH INTERESTING VERBAL HISTORY

The guidon is housed in a modern gold wood frame that meas. approx. 46.50 X 24.25 inches The guidon is laid against a cream backing that really allows the guidon to stand out. Overall about 65% to 70%… (846-105). Learn More »

$4,900.00
Originally $5,900.00

CIRCA 1852 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE SOCIETE DE CADETS CERTIFICATE FOR WILLIAM OVERALL YAGER

CIRCA 1852 VIRGINIA MILITARY INSTITUTE SOCIETE DE CADETS CERTIFICATE FOR WILLIAM OVERALL YAGER

William Overall Yager: Virginia Military Institute, Société de Cadets Certificate, circa 1852, one page vellum with ink notations on the verso, 15¾" x 19½", partially printed on vellum, in French.… (846-104). Learn More »

$2,750.00
Originally $3,250.00


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1850’S MILITIA OFFICER’S COATEE

Coat has a dark blue wool body with yellow wool collar, tails, turn-backs and piping on the cuffs. Front has a wool buff colored placket. All buttons are 17mm eagle “I” buttons. The dark blue wool body of the coatee is clean and tightly sewn.… (801-423). Learn More »