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THE DAILY EXPRESS, PETERSBURG, VA - MAY 11, 1861

THE DAILY EXPRESS, PETERSBURG, VA - MAY 11, 1861

Vol. XI—No. 115. 23.5 x 16.5. Exhibits light fold-marks, slight chipping at the margins. Else VG plus & entirely legible. Located 21 miles south of Richmond, Petersburg, Va., was the center of a… (1000-2562). Learn More »

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA, MARCH 15, 1861

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA, MARCH 15, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 109. 8 pp., 16 x 22”, six columns. Pages detached, Exhibits slight yellowing & couple of neat tape repairs. Else VG & entirely legible. By mid-March, Louisiana had seceded… (145-105). Learn More »

NORTHAMPTON [MASS.] COURIER, FEBRUARY 10, 1836

NORTHAMPTON [MASS.] COURIER, FEBRUARY 10, 1836

Vol. VII—Whole Number 320. 4 pp., 20.75 x 15”, five columns. Exhibits slight horizontal fold-mark, and a slight patch of slight water staining at the lower left margin. Else near fine. This… (998-1817). Learn More »

PERIOD PENCIL SKETCH OF THE BODIES OF MAJ. SULLIVAN BALLOU, COL. SLOCUM, AND CAPT. TOWER LYING IN STATE IN PROVIDENCE 1862

PERIOD PENCIL SKETCH OF THE BODIES OF MAJ. SULLIVAN BALLOU, COL. SLOCUM, AND CAPT. TOWER LYING IN STATE IN PROVIDENCE 1862

Major Sullivan Ballou of the Second Rhode Island is known to many from the Ken Burns PBS documentary on the Civil War, which featured a reading of the touching letter he wrote to his wife before his… (1054-1660). Learn More »

FRAMED SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY F, 9TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

FRAMED SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR COMPANY F, 9TH NEW YORK STATE MILITIA

Black and white memorial printed in 1863 and lists the members of the 9th New York State Militia also known as the 83rd New York Volunteers. The top of the memorial is decorated with a spread-winged… (1054-14). Learn More »

FRAMED PERSONAL SOLDIER’S RECORD FOR 209TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FORT STEADMAN

FRAMED PERSONAL SOLDIER’S RECORD FOR 209TH PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FORT STEADMAN

Document is pre-printed and filled out in period ink and dates from 1884. Document is black and white with a very impressive spread-winged eagle at top perched on a patriotic shield and flanked by a… (1054-62). Learn More »

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

William Duncan had a very interesting record in an active company of cavalry that he came to command, seeing action in numerous scouts and small engagements as well as pitched battles such as… (1054-882). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - FIRST LIEUT. WILLIAM C. CARRINGTON, 15TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER LETTER - FIRST LIEUT. WILLIAM C. CARRINGTON, 15TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY

Cover envelope addressed to [Hospital Steward] Alonzo Brock Esq/ Genl Hospital Camp Winder/Care of/ Dr. J Chambliss/ 2nd Division”—postmarked “Howardsville VA/ Sept 13th”. Dated… (1000-1451). Learn More »

1858 DATED GETTYSBURG BANK STOCK CERTIFICATE

1858 DATED GETTYSBURG BANK STOCK CERTIFICATE

Preprinted stock certificate with a decorative header that reads “BANK OF GETTYSBURG” across the top with three medallions under it. One shows a seated Liberty, the center is a bust image of a man… (1054-1158). Learn More »

THE ELEMENTS OF A SIEGE

THE ELEMENTS OF A SIEGE

A nice pen and ink drawing of the elements of Civil War siege works. A shovel is shown leaning against two gabions (wicker baskets to be filled with dirt to quickly erect breastworks.) Others on… (1054-838). Learn More »

PENCIL DRAWING OF A SIEGE GUN POSSIBLY IN CHARLESTON HARBOR

PENCIL DRAWING OF A SIEGE GUN POSSIBLY IN CHARLESTON HARBOR

This pencil drawing shows a large Parrot gun propped up in a timber frame to fire at a high angle. Sandbags are piled about, but the frame is more for displaying the tube at fighting angle than… (1054-839). Learn More »

SACRAMENTO DAILY UNION, DECEMBER 10, 1874

SACRAMENTO DAILY UNION, DECEMBER 10, 1874

Vol. XLVIII—Whole No. 7390. 4 pp., 17 x 23”, seven columns. Exhibits fold-marks, light chipping on left margin. Else VG plus. Front page of consists of four columns of advertisements and three of… (998-2106). Learn More »

THE DAILY DELTA, NEW ORLEANS, APRIL 6, 1861

THE DAILY DELTA, NEW ORLEANS, APRIL 6, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 123. 6 pp., 15 x 22”, six columns. Exhibits slight chipping along the left margin, else VG. The Daily Delta was one of a handful of newspapers being published in the bustling port of… (145-117). Learn More »

1904 ATLAS OF THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

1904 ATLAS OF THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM

This set of 14 maps comes in a hardcover folder that meas. approx. 14.25 x 17.50 inches. The exterior of the folder has a marbled decoration while the inside has the following: ATLAS OF THE… (10-1952). Learn More »

$3,000.00
Originally $3,500.00

1863 LETTER OF PROMOTION AND COMMENDATION FOR ANDREW BRYANT, 46TH MASSACHUSETTS – RECIPIENT OF MEDAL OF HONOR FOR ACTIONS AT BATCHELDER’S CREEK (NEW BERN, NC)

1863 LETTER OF PROMOTION AND COMMENDATION FOR ANDREW BRYANT, 46TH MASSACHUSETTS – RECIPIENT OF MEDAL OF HONOR FOR ACTIONS AT BATCHELDER’S CREEK (NEW BERN, NC)

ALS.  1 pp. 8” x 10”, in ink. Dated June 2, 1863, New Bern, NC. Letter signed by “W.S. Shurtleff Col 46 Reg M[ass] Vols”, promoting Andrew S. Bryant for his heroic actions at Batchelder’s… (1054-2255). Learn More »

ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE LT. COL JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING OF 20TH MAINE LT. COL JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN BY MICHAEL GNATEK

This is an original oil on canvas portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Joshua L. Chamberlain of the 20th Maine Infantry done by the late Michael Gnatek. The framed portrait meas. approx. 15.00 x 19.25… (10-1966). Learn More »

1864 LETTER WRITTEN BY A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DESCRIBING PRISONER EXECUTIONS NEAR GREENVILLE, NC

1864 LETTER WRITTEN BY A CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DESCRIBING PRISONER EXECUTIONS NEAR GREENVILLE, NC

6 1/4" x 7 1/4" 2 pp letter in pencil housed in 18" x 25 1/2", modern, double-sided frame. Frame has a few scratches. Letter is in excellent condition, fold lines, light scattered foxing. No definite… (1054-687). Learn More »

WONDERFUL SOLDIER’S CAMP SKETCH FROM THE WELDON RAILROAD AREA

WONDERFUL SOLDIER’S CAMP SKETCH FROM THE WELDON RAILROAD AREA

This wonderful soldier’s sketch is done in pencil and is titled in the lower left corner “BRACKETT’S QUARTERS NEAR THE ‘BLICK HOUSE’ ON THE WELDON RR VA. AUG. 22d/64” Drawing shows a large… (1054-867). Learn More »

10 WATER-COLORED LITHOGRAPHS – CRIMEAN WAR

10 WATER-COLORED LITHOGRAPHS – CRIMEAN WAR

Published by Paul & Dominic Colnaghi & Co, Publishers to Her Majesty, London, 13 & 14 Pall Mall East, 1855-56. Bordered in white, these scenic lithos measure 21.5 x 14”, titled as… (548-121). Learn More »

$150.00
Originally $250.00

EXCELLENT IDENTIFIED GROUPING BELONGING TO CAPTAIN JOHN BOOTH, 103RD OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

EXCELLENT IDENTIFIED GROUPING BELONGING TO CAPTAIN JOHN BOOTH, 103RD OHIO VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Excellent officer’s grouping of Captain John Booth, 103rd Ohio Volunteer Infantry (OVI) and his wife Sarah Booth.  This grouping consists of framed pictures, personal effects and military… (M26290). Learn More »


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B. DOUGLAS CONFEDERATE CAVALRY OFFICER’S SWORD, COLUMBIA, SC

This rare sword has 3 known examples. This sword has a brass hilt with florally decorated branches. Douglas has several unique features to his hilt: a large mushroom shaped pommel cap; a knuckle bow that ends in a large raised circular shape; and a… (870-549). Learn More »

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