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GROUPING ID’D TO PVT. JOHN D. BILLINGS, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS LIGHT ARTILLERY [AUTHOR OF BOTH “HARDTACK & COFFEE” & “SLEEPER’S TENTH MASSACHUSSETTS BATTERY”]

GROUPING ID’D TO PVT. JOHN D. BILLINGS, 10TH MASSACHUSETTS LIGHT ARTILLERY [AUTHOR OF BOTH “HARDTACK & COFFEE” & “SLEEPER’S TENTH MASSACHUSSETTS BATTERY”]

This fantastic grouping consists of the following items: [A] GAR SWORD, ca. 1890s. Marker mark “Patch & Fellows/Boston”. Blade displays “GAR” emblem along w/ scattered age spots w/some… (454-32). Learn More »

$1,500.00
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PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY AND CAVALRY SOLDIERS’ ARCHIVE FROM THE WALLACE FAMILY: SOLDIER LETTERS, ARMED TINTYPE, RARE BLAKESLEE CARTRIDGE BOX FOR THE SPENCER, ETC.

PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY AND CAVALRY SOLDIERS’ ARCHIVE FROM THE WALLACE FAMILY: SOLDIER LETTERS, ARMED TINTYPE, RARE BLAKESLEE CARTRIDGE BOX FOR THE SPENCER, ETC.

This grouping contains 25 camp letters from eight Pennsylvania soldiers, along with miscellaneous covers, and minor post-war pension correspondence: Benjamin Wallace, Co. “D”, 11th PA Cavalry… (217-239). Learn More »

SIGNED COPY OF THE DEFINITIVE REFERENCE BOOK ON CAVALRY AND ARTILLERY SABERS BY JOHN THILLMANN – FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

SIGNED COPY OF THE DEFINITIVE REFERENCE BOOK ON CAVALRY AND ARTILLERY SABERS BY JOHN THILLMANN – FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

This most desirable reference volume, now out of print, is titled “Civil War Cavalry & Artillery Sabers, A Study of United States Cavalry and Artillery Sabers, 1833 – 1865” by John Thillmann… (1100-267). Learn More »

TUSKEGEE AIRMEN BOOK SIGNED BY SEVERAL VETERANS

TUSKEGEE AIRMEN BOOK SIGNED BY SEVERAL VETERANS

Nice copy of “BLACK KNIGHTS - THE STORY OF THE TUSKEGEE AIRMAN” by Lynn M. Homan and Thomas Reilly published by the Pelican Publishing Company, Gretna, Louisiana in 2002. Volume meas. approx. 6.25… (1146-246). Learn More »

$50.00
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OUT OF PRINT REFERENCE BOOK ON CIVIL WAR ARTIFACTS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

OUT OF PRINT REFERENCE BOOK ON CIVIL WAR ARTIFACTS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

Like new condition copy of “CIVIL WAR ARTIFACTS A GUIDE FOR THE HISTORIAN” by Howard R.  Crouch. Volume meas. approx. 8.75 x 11.25 and runs 238 pages with index. Published by SCS Publications in… (1100-277). Learn More »

$50.00
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ITALIAN REFERENCE BOOK ON NAPOLEONIC CAVALRY ARMS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LAT RON TUNISON

ITALIAN REFERENCE BOOK ON NAPOLEONIC CAVALRY ARMS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LAT RON TUNISON

The title of this work is “L’ARMAMENTO DELLA CAVALLERIA NAPOLEONICA DALLA REPUBBLICA ALL’IMPERO 1792-1815 REGNO ITALICO E REGNO DI NAPOLI” or “THE ARMAMENT OF THE NAPOLEONIC CAVALRY FROM… (1100-284). Learn More »

$50.00
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REFERENCE BOOK ON GERMAN UNIFORMS AND BAYONETS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

REFERENCE BOOK ON GERMAN UNIFORMS AND BAYONETS FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

Book is titled “GERMAN UNIFORMS AND BAYONETS 1841-1945 676 PICTURES OF SOLDIERS WITH THEIR BAYONETS” by Klaus Lubbe and published by Niemann of Hamburg, Germany in 1999. Volume meas. approx. 8.50… (1100-280). Learn More »

$30.00
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WELCOME BOOKLET FOR THE UNION VOLUNTEER REFRESHMENT SALOON

WELCOME BOOKLET FOR THE UNION VOLUNTEER REFRESHMENT SALOON

This little pocket book was printed as a welcome guide for soldiers at the Union Volunteer Refreshment Saloon, located near the Navy Yard at Swanson and Washington Avenues in Philadelphia, on a… (480-226). Learn More »

$40.00
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ORIGINAL COPY OF THE 22ND PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY REGIMENTAL HISTORY

ORIGINAL COPY OF THE 22ND PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY REGIMENTAL HISTORY

The full title of this volume is “THE TWENTY-SECOND PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY AND THE RINGGOLD BATTALION 1861-1865.” The history was written, compiled and published by Samuel Clarke Farrar, Company C,… (1146-248). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK ON THE LEMAT REVOLVER

REFERENCE BOOK ON THE LEMAT REVOLVER

The full title of this volume is “THE CONFEDERATE LEMAT REVOLVER … A GREAT AND IMPORTANT IMPROVEMENT ON COLT’S REVOLVER” by Doug Adams and published by Mowbray Publishing, Lincoln, Rhode… (573-170). Learn More »

REFERENCE BOOK – THE AMERICAN MILITARY SADDLE, 1776-1945 FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

REFERENCE BOOK – THE AMERICAN MILITARY SADDLE, 1776-1945 FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

This book is the first comprehensive coverage of the history of the American Military Saddle using actual photographs and official army drawings of original saddles and other horse equipment. In… (1100-287). Learn More »

$250.00
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BIOGRAPHICAL REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND GRADUATES OF THE U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY (Through 1950)

BIOGRAPHICAL REGISTER OF THE OFFICERS AND GRADUATES OF THE U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY (Through 1950)

By Major General George W. Cullum. 9 Volumes. Volumes 1-4 published by Houghton & Mifflin Press, Cambridge, MA, 1891, 1901. Vols. 5, 6-A and  6-B published by Sherman Peters, Saginaw, MI, 1910,… (266-1017). Learn More »

$400.00
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ONE OF THE BEST REFERENCE BOOKS ON BOWIE KNIVES FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

ONE OF THE BEST REFERENCE BOOKS ON BOWIE KNIVES FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

This book is titled “THE BOWIE KNIFE – UNSHEATHING AN AMERICAN LEGEND” by the well-known gun expert, the late Norm Flayderman. The volume was published in 2004 by Mowbray Publishing. The volume… (1100-288). Learn More »

REPRINT COPY OF A SCARCE TITLE “THREE YEARS IN THE CONFEDERATE HORSE ARTILLERY” FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

REPRINT COPY OF A SCARCE TITLE “THREE YEARS IN THE CONFEDERATE HORSE ARTILLERY” FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

This is a Morningside Press reprint from 1988 of “THREE YEARS IN THE CONFEDERATE HORSE ARTILLERY” by George M. Neese, a gunner in Che’s Battery, Stuart’s Horse Artillery, Army of Northern… (1100-249). Learn More »

$50.00
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COPY OF “BARON VON STEUBEN AND HIS REGULATIONS” FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

COPY OF “BARON VON STEUBEN AND HIS REGULATIONS” FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

The full title of this volume is “BARON VON STEUBEN AND HIS REGULATIONS – INCLUDING A COMPLETE FACSIMILE OF THE ORIGINAL REGULATIONS FOR THE ORDER AND DISCIPLINE OF THE TROOPS OF THE UNITED… (1100-246). Learn More »

D-DAY REFERENCE BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

D-DAY REFERENCE BOOK FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

Hardcover volume titled “6 JUNE 1944 – SOLDIERS IN NORMANDY” by Philippe Charbonnier and published by Histoire Et Collections, Poole, Dorset, England in 1998. The volume meas. approx. 9.75 x… (1100-251). Learn More »

ORIGINAL VOLUME OF “WAR PAPERS” FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

ORIGINAL VOLUME OF “WAR PAPERS” FROM THE LIBRARY OF THE LATE RON TUNISON

This volume’s full title is “WAR PAPERS READ BEFORE THE COMMANDERY OF THE STATE OF MAINE, MILITARY ORDER OF THE LOYAL LEGION OF THE UNITED STATES VOLUME 1” published by The Thurston Print in… (1100-245). Learn More »

THE BALTIMORE LITERARY AND RELIGIOUS MAGAZINE--“AUGUST 1840.”

THE BALTIMORE LITERARY AND RELIGIOUS MAGAZINE--“AUGUST 1840.”

VOL. VL,  No. 8. 47 pp. [349-396]. In wraps, missing covers. Exhibits faint fold-marks, else. VG. Contains numerous articles, including “”Foreign Labors In the Abolition Movement—A Few Things… (998-2020). Learn More »

THE AMERICAN MAGAZINE—JOURNAL OF THE PROCEEDINGS AND DEBATES IN THE POLITICAL CLUB;  DATED MAY 1745

THE AMERICAN MAGAZINE—JOURNAL OF THE PROCEEDINGS AND DEBATES IN THE POLITICAL CLUB; DATED MAY 1745

47 pp. [181—228] In wraps, 5.375” x 7.75. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. This journal was the successor of the first “Magazine” published in America, by Andrew Bradford of Boston in 1740 (three… (998-1961). Learn More »

WARTIME CHILDREN’S BOOK TITLED “THE SPIRIT OF YOUNG AMERICA”

WARTIME CHILDREN’S BOOK TITLED “THE SPIRIT OF YOUNG AMERICA”

Colorful fourteen-page book includes six beautiful full page color illustrations of children playing at war. Each illustration has a title and a short poem describing the action. The cover of the… (668-312). Learn More »

$50.00
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VERY RARE US MODEL 1840 AMES CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD WITH QUILLBACK SOLINGEN BLADE

Very rare Ames with gold washed, quillback, Damascus blade from Solingen. Manufactured: Springfield, MA / Solingen Maker: N.P.Ames Year: C1840s Model: M1840 Size: 33 5/8 inch blade length, 1.18 wide Condition: Excellent+ This is obviously a product… (870-238). Learn More »

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