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FRAMED LINCOLN MONUMENT CERTIFICATE

FRAMED LINCOLN MONUMENT CERTIFICATE

Item is a framed certificate of a patron’s donation to the construction of the Lincoln Monument.  The monument is illustrated here on the certificate.  Construction of the monument began on… (2022-624). Learn More »

1864 SOLDIER POCKET DIARY - SERGEANT LEROY TERRY, 121ST NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]; WIA SALEM CHURCH, VA, MAY 1864

1864 SOLDIER POCKET DIARY - SERGEANT LEROY TERRY, 121ST NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]; WIA SALEM CHURCH, VA, MAY 1864

“Diary 1864”, published New York, 1864. Black lea,, 3 x 4.75”, fldg. flap. Two owner inscriptions: Front eps, “Segt. Leroy Terry, Co. “I”, 121st New York”—Opposite title page, “Leroy… (480-269). Learn More »

$750.00
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THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – MAY 4, 1865

THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – MAY 4, 1865

This Union occupation newsletter was published by the 6th U.S. Army Corps, on the press of the Danville Register. Vol. 1, No. 7. Dated “Danville, VA, May 4, 1865. 2 pp., 18.25” x 12.5, five… (766-1805). Learn More »

THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – MAY 3, 1865

THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – MAY 3, 1865

This Union occupation newsletter was published by the 6th U.S. Army Corps, on the press of the Danville Register. Volume 1, number 6.  Dated “Danville, VA., May 3, 1865.” 2 pp., 18.25 x 12.5,… (766-1804). Learn More »

THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – APRIL 28, 1865

THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – APRIL 28, 1865

This Union occupation newsletter was published by the 6th U.S. Army Corps, on the press of the Danville Register. Dated “Danville, VA., April 28, 1863. Vol. 1, No. 2. One page, 18.25”  x 12.5,… (766-1803). Learn More »

WEST PHILADELPHIA HOSPITAL REGISTER, VOL. 1, NO. 17, JUNE 6, 1863

WEST PHILADELPHIA HOSPITAL REGISTER, VOL. 1, NO. 17, JUNE 6, 1863

Printed and published at the U.S. Army General Hospital in West Philadelphia. Eight pages, 7 ½” x 10 ½”. Filled with stories of general interest, songs, puzzles, and advertisements, similar to… (998-461). Learn More »

$75.00
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THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – MAY 8, 1865

THE SIXTH CORPS NEWSPAPER – MAY 8, 1865

Volume 1, no. 10. Dated “Danville, VA, May 8, 1865.” 2 pp., 18.25” x 12.5, five columns. Exhibits fold-marks, minor foxing & minor spots, slight chipping at the extremities. Else good… (766-1806). Learn More »

LETTER GROUPING – PAIR OF BROTHERS WHO SERVED IN CO. G, 142ND PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY: CORPORAL JAMES D. CONNELLY, KILLED IN ACTION AT GETTYSBURG, AND PHILLIP D. CONNELLY

LETTER GROUPING – PAIR OF BROTHERS WHO SERVED IN CO. G, 142ND PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY: CORPORAL JAMES D. CONNELLY, KILLED IN ACTION AT GETTYSBURG, AND PHILLIP D. CONNELLY

Consists of six letters written by the Connelly brothers to their parents, five by James and one by Philip—including a copy of a transcript of Philip’s letter informing his parents of James’… (915-11). Learn More »

$1,250.00
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1864 UNION DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL TICKET - MCCLELLAN AND PENDLETON; DARKE COUNTY, OHIO

1864 UNION DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL TICKET - MCCLELLAN AND PENDLETON; DARKE COUNTY, OHIO

Two one-sided flyers, 2.5” x 9, listing Presidential and Vice Presidential candidates Geo. McClellan and George H. Pendleton [Ohio Electoral ticket}, along with slate of Electors. One flyer has two… (454-34). Learn More »

MAY 1864 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY QUARTERMASTER DOCUMENT SIGNED BY 1ST LIEUT. JAS. H. LLOYD

MAY 1864 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY QUARTERMASTER DOCUMENT SIGNED BY 1ST LIEUT. JAS. H. LLOYD

Dated “Month of May 1864”. One page in ink on unlined paper, 7.75 x 9.75.  Exhibits fold-marks, else VG plus. Text: “Estimate of Quartermasters Stores needed by 1st Lieut. Jas. H. Lloyd, A. QM,… (945-377). Learn More »

$20.00
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POLL BOOK FOR OCTOBER ELECTION [1864], COMPANY A, 49TH PENNSYLVANIA – JUNIATA COUNTY

POLL BOOK FOR OCTOBER ELECTION [1864], COMPANY A, 49TH PENNSYLVANIA – JUNIATA COUNTY

Dated October 11th, Camp near Winchester, VA.. Pre-printed form. 16 pp. In brown wraps, 16.25" x 32.5." Exhibits exterior wear; vertical fold line tears at edges of front cover. Rear cover has tape… (2022-454). Learn More »

$135.00
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POLL BOOK FOR OCTOBER ELECTION [1864], COMPANY B, 194TH PENNSYLVANIA – SCHUYKILL COUNTY

POLL BOOK FOR OCTOBER ELECTION [1864], COMPANY B, 194TH PENNSYLVANIA – SCHUYKILL COUNTY

Dated October 11th, Camp Carroll, MD. Pre-printed form. 16 pp. In brown wraps, 16.25" x 32.5." Exhibits light exterior wear. Else VG. Lists county clerks & officials. Contains the names of ten… (2022-647). Learn More »

$125.00
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CIVIL WAR BOUNTY SUBSCRIPTION SHEETS FROM WEST HEMPFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

CIVIL WAR BOUNTY SUBSCRIPTION SHEETS FROM WEST HEMPFIELD, PENNSYLVANIA

Two lined sheets, approximately 7.5” x 12”. Folds, with some stains and wear; bottom corner missing on one sheet. Top of each page has title in ink, “We the undersigned agree to pay twenty… (337-159). Learn More »

PATRIOTIC LETTERHEAD AND ENVELOPE “COLUMBIA COLLEGE & CARVER BARRACKS HOSPITALS”

PATRIOTIC LETTERHEAD AND ENVELOPE “COLUMBIA COLLEGE & CARVER BARRACKS HOSPITALS”

A colorful engraving of Columbia College & Carver barracks hospital in Washington, DC. The art depicts an arial “bird’s eye” view and acts as the masthead for a sheet of patriotic writing… (998-309). Learn More »

$95.00
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PATRIOTIC SONG SHEET WITH ENGRAVING OF BELLE ISLAND

PATRIOTIC SONG SHEET WITH ENGRAVING OF BELLE ISLAND

A colorful engraving of Belle Island, Richmond. The illustration acts as the masthead for a song sheet of patriotic lyrics. Sheet is approximately 5” x 8”. Light staining. Printed lyrics for… (998-324). Learn More »

$65.00
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FRNK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED FOR DECEMBER 1859-SPECIAL FOLD OUT PRINT OF EXECUTION OF JOHN BROWN RAIDERS COOK & COPPOC

FRNK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED FOR DECEMBER 1859-SPECIAL FOLD OUT PRINT OF EXECUTION OF JOHN BROWN RAIDERS COOK & COPPOC

Sixteen-page issue whose lead topic is the execution of two of John Brown’s raiders John E. Cook and Edwin Coppoc. The bottom of the front page is dominated by a drawing of a sentry outside their… (668-255). Learn More »

$125.00
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GLEASON’S PICTORIAL DRAWING ROOM COMPANION—BOSTON, DECEMBER 18, 1852

GLEASON’S PICTORIAL DRAWING ROOM COMPANION—BOSTON, DECEMBER 18, 1852

Vol. III. No. 25—Whole No. 77. 16 pp. [385-400], 14.5” x 11, w/numerous stories and illustrations. Front page features a story and large lithograph of the interior of “The New Music Hall,… (668-252). Learn More »

$20.00
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GLEASON’S PICTORIAL FOR JULY 1852-DANIEL WEBSTER AND HENRY CLAY

GLEASON’S PICTORIAL FOR JULY 1852-DANIEL WEBSTER AND HENRY CLAY

Sixteen-page issue that starts with an article on the Boston Farm School with a rendering of the school on the bottom of front page. Interior has stories about Niagara Falls with six views of the… (668-254). Learn More »

$20.00
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GLEASON’S PICTORIAL FOR OCTOBER 1851-STATUE OF ANDREW JACKSON IN WASHINGTON-BIO OF GENERAL WORTH – BOSTON NAVY YARD – WORLDS FAIR

GLEASON’S PICTORIAL FOR OCTOBER 1851-STATUE OF ANDREW JACKSON IN WASHINGTON-BIO OF GENERAL WORTH – BOSTON NAVY YARD – WORLDS FAIR

Sixteen-page issue that starts with an article about the statue of Andrew Jackson made of captured British cannon erected on the lawn of the White House. This article is interesting in light of the… (668-253). Learn More »

$20.00
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SHEET MUSIC – HEWITT’S QUICK STEP

SHEET MUSIC – HEWITT’S QUICK STEP

New York: Firth, Pond & Co, Ca. 1840. Tenth Edition. Pre-Civil War sheet music illustrated with lithographic portrait of Lieutenant Hewitt. Three page score with an engraved cover, illustrated… (668-226). Learn More »


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C. 1843-1850 SNARE DRUM WITH “BARBOUR COUNTY VIRGINIA” AND AN AMERICAN EAGLE PAINTED ON THE SIDE!

Drum is a superb untouched attic condition drum. It measures 17 ¾” x 20” dia. The body is painted red with county and state in approx. 1” high letters around the premium hole. The percussion hole insert which was probably bone is missing. The… (M25668). Learn More »

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