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COLORED TOPOGRAPHICAL MAP - “ANTIETAM SHARPSBURG AND VICINITY”

COLORED TOPOGRAPHICAL MAP - “ANTIETAM SHARPSBURG AND VICINITY”

Includes small carte de visite images of Generals  Robert E. Lee and George McClellan. Map Published by Virtue Thorston & Co., New York., 1864. “From an actual survey done by an Engineer… (1189-48). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, MARCH 15, 1862 – FORT DONELSON

HARPER’S WEEKLY, MARCH 15, 1862 – FORT DONELSON

Vol. VI—No. 272. 16 pp. [161-176], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features two split level illustrations of Ft. Donelson—[1] “General View of Fort… (557-42). Learn More »

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED—MAY 25, 1861

FRANK LESLIE’S ILLUSTRATED—MAY 25, 1861

No. 288—Vol. XII. 16 pp. [17-32], 3 columns, w/numerous illustrations. Front cover features a large illustration of “The Bouquet Battery Commanding the Viaduct Over the Patapsco River, On the… (557-41). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 17, 1863 – LIBBY & BELLE ISLE PRISONS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 17, 1863 – LIBBY & BELLE ISLE PRISONS

Vol. VII—No. 335. 16 pp. [657-672], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features panoramic view of the visiting Russian Fleet—“Reception of the Common [NYC] Council… (557-39). Learn More »

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 3, 1863 – SEIGE OF CHARLESTON / BATTERY GREGG

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, OCTOBER 3, 1863 – SEIGE OF CHARLESTON / BATTERY GREGG

Vol. VII—No. 353. 16 pp. [640-625], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features double illustrations of the Siege of Charleston—“The Boats for the… (557-38). Learn More »

$45.00
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US NAVY RECEIPT – MEXICAN WAR

US NAVY RECEIPT – MEXICAN WAR

Measures 6.5” x 2.25. pre-printed “United States Navy Yard, New-York”. Received from Samuel P. Todd, Purser of the U. States Navy. Dated May 1, 1848, for $73.97.  Signed by George McGee.  … (1030-437). Learn More »

$35.00
Originally $45.00

RARE MEXICAN WAR NEWSPAPER “THE WEEKLY HERALD” FOR JULY 31, 1847

RARE MEXICAN WAR NEWSPAPER “THE WEEKLY HERALD” FOR JULY 31, 1847

Newspaper is a complete issue of the New York Weekly Herald for July 31, 1847 featuring a half page drawing of Castle Perote in Mexico. The drawing of the fort is very detailed showing all the gun… (772-37). Learn More »

RICHMOND DAILY EXAMINER—MARCH 1, 1865

RICHMOND DAILY EXAMINER—MARCH 1, 1865

2pp., 17” x 23., 6 columns. Exhibits fold-marks, light chipping at the extremities. Else VG. Contains new from the Confederate States Congress and the Virginia House of Representatives as well as… (766-1800). Learn More »

 GETTYSBURG NEWSPAPER FROM JUNE 8, 1889 REPORTING THE JOHNSTOWN FLOOD

GETTYSBURG NEWSPAPER FROM JUNE 8, 1889 REPORTING THE JOHNSTOWN FLOOD

Full 8 page issue of the GETTYSBURG TRUTH for June 8, 1889 reporting on the Johnstown flood. Headline at top left reads “FROM JOHNSTOWN – THE NEWS NOT VERY ENCOURAGING – IT WILL TAKE A LONG TIME… (772-36). Learn More »

$35.00
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ROBERT E. LEE FRAMED MEZZOTINT

ROBERT E. LEE FRAMED MEZZOTINT

Engraved and published by William Sartain, Philadelphia, ca. 1865-70. Framed in pressed black wood, ornately adorned w/handsome gilt inner trim, 15.75” x 21.5, w/ brown paper back & hang-wire.… (1032-154). Learn More »

CURRIER COLOR LITHOGRAPH: “MAJOR GENERAL WINFIELD SCOTT…GENERAL IN CHIEF, UNITED STATES ARMY.THE HERO OF CHIPPEWA, LUNDY’S LANE AND VERA CRUZ.”

CURRIER COLOR LITHOGRAPH: “MAJOR GENERAL WINFIELD SCOTT…GENERAL IN CHIEF, UNITED STATES ARMY.THE HERO OF CHIPPEWA, LUNDY’S LANE AND VERA CRUZ.”

Published by N. Currier, New York. Framed in plain black painted wood, 15” x 20.5, w/ wood backing and string wire. Interior lithograph, 11” x 13.25. Color Lithograph depicts Gen. Scott reviewing… (1032-157). Learn More »

EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

EXCELLENT LARGE, ORIGINAL FRAMED OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE’S JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

This is an original oil on canvas portrait of Major General Joshua L. Chamberlain of the 20th Maine Infantry done by the late Michael Gnatek. Mr. Gnatek received his art training at Yale University… (10-1968). Learn More »

$9,500.00
Originally $12,500.00

TWO PEN AND INK DRAWINGS BY ALFRED WAUD / HORATIO WAIT OF BLOCKADING SCENES OFF MOBILE 1863

TWO PEN AND INK DRAWINGS BY ALFRED WAUD / HORATIO WAIT OF BLOCKADING SCENES OFF MOBILE 1863

Working as a special artist for Harpers Weekly from late 1861 through 1865, Alfred R. Waud (1828-1891) is one of the best-known Civil War artists. In postwar years he was connected with Century… (557-12). Learn More »

25TH GETTYSBURG REUNION - ADDRESS BY GEORGE WILLIAM CURTIS TO ARMY OF POTOMAC VETERANS., DELIVERED JULY 3RD, 1888

25TH GETTYSBURG REUNION - ADDRESS BY GEORGE WILLIAM CURTIS TO ARMY OF POTOMAC VETERANS., DELIVERED JULY 3RD, 1888

15 bound printed pages, 5.75”  x  22.5. Exhibits fold-marks, and chipping of outer fold-lines.   Else Vg. George William Curtis was a noted abolitionist and journalist, serving as a wartime… (450-210). Learn More »

$155.00
Originally $195.00

U.S WAR DEPT DOCUMENT—EXTRACT FROM RECORD-BOOKS, CONCERNING STRENGTH & QUALITY OF CAST IRON ORDNANCE AT U.S FORTS AND ARSENALS, CIRCA 1840S

U.S WAR DEPT DOCUMENT—EXTRACT FROM RECORD-BOOKS, CONCERNING STRENGTH & QUALITY OF CAST IRON ORDNANCE AT U.S FORTS AND ARSENALS, CIRCA 1840S

“Doc. No. 1—S—Page 712a”. One printed page. Exhibits fold-marks, slight chipping along upper and lower margins. Else VG. This interesting document lists the number of 32 pounder cannon at… (450-207). Learn More »

$28.00
Originally $35.00
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19TH CENTURY MAP OF THE MEXICAN DEFENSES OF CERRO GORDO IN 1847 DURING THE MEXICAN WAR

19TH CENTURY MAP OF THE MEXICAN DEFENSES OF CERRO GORDO IN 1847 DURING THE MEXICAN WAR

Very nice black and white map printed to accompany the bound official reports of the Mexican War. This fold-out map meas. approx. 21.50 x 15.00 inches and shows the defenses at Cerro Gordo and the… (450-206). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $95.00

19TH CENTURY MAP OF THE MEXICAN WAR BATTLE OF BUENA VISTA

19TH CENTURY MAP OF THE MEXICAN WAR BATTLE OF BUENA VISTA

Very nice black and white map printed to accompany the bound official reports of the Mexican War. This fold-out map meas. approx. 21.50 x 18.00 inches and shows the battle of Buena Vista fought… (450-205). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $95.00

1864 ADDRESS BY HON.EDWARD EVERETT

1864 ADDRESS BY HON.EDWARD EVERETT

This original printed pamphlet contains a speech by Edward Everett which was delivered in Faneuil Hall on October 19, 1864. Title of address is, "THE DUTY OF SUPPORTING THE GOVERNMENT IN THE PRESENT… (450-177). Learn More »

$35.00
Originally $45.00
SOLD

TIPTON’S SOUVENIR STORE POSTCARD

TIPTON’S SOUVENIR STORE POSTCARD

This advertising postcard is printed on heavy cardboard and measures 3 ½” x 5 ½”.  Dates to prior to 1907.  Features a photo of a tree stump with has two 12 lb. solid shot embedded in it. … (635-485). Learn More »

ENGRAVING--GENERALS OF THE CONFEDERATE ARMY, No.#2

ENGRAVING--GENERALS OF THE CONFEDERATE ARMY, No.#2

“Vannerson & Jones Photo,” Richmond, VA. Published by Virtue & Yorson, 1868. In pressed wood gilt frame, 13.25 x 16.5, w/inner and outer trim, w/ white card backing. Inner engraving,… (1189-52). Learn More »

$95.00
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TWO PEN AND INK DRAWINGS BY ALFRED WAUD / HORATIO WAIT OF BLOCKADING SCENES OFF MOBILE 1863

Working as a special artist for Harpers Weekly from late 1861 through 1865, Alfred R. Waud (1828-1891) is one of the best-known Civil War artists. In postwar years he was connected with Century Magazine, which published numerous accounts of the Civil… (557-12). Learn More »

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