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THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA—JUNE 3, 1861

THE DAILY [NEW ORLEANS] DELTA—JUNE 3, 1861

Vol. XVI—No. 170. 4 pp.,16 x 26”, six columns.  Exhibits light chipping at margins, small unobtrusive tape repair right center margin, six inch, inward  horizontal tear from right margin. Else… (145-66). Learn More »

LATE NINTEENTH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF GENERAL U. S. GRANT

LATE NINTEENTH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF GENERAL U. S. GRANT

Framed bust portrait of U. S. Grant in the uniform of a Lieutenant General. Framed the item measures approx. 22.75 x 27.00 inches. Portrait is signed “H. A. WORTH ’97.” Signature and date is… (30-1989). Learn More »

$950.00
Originally $1,250.00

LETTER WRITTEN TO COMMODORE ROBERT F. STOCKTON - AMERICAN NAVAL HERO AND POLITICIAN

LETTER WRITTEN TO COMMODORE ROBERT F. STOCKTON - AMERICAN NAVAL HERO AND POLITICIAN

Interesting 2 page letter, 9" x 11", folded and addressed to "Commodore R. Stockton". Overall good condition. Fold lines, a few small fold line tears, scattered ink smears. Signed by a mysterious… (KL503). Learn More »

$195.00
Originally $300.00

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

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

Illinois commission certificate for Joseph W. Brewster, appointing him a second lieutenant in Company A, 11th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.  Joseph originally enlisted as a private in the… (1054-874). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

We have been lucky enough to acquire two of these scarce instruction sheets for Greene carbines. The carbine was breechloading and Greene’s innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained… (490-1889). Learn More »

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

DIRECTIONS FOR USING GREENE’S CARBINE

Greene carbines are rare on the collector’s market. The carbine was breechloading and his innovation consisted of a better gas seal, but he obtained a US contract in the late 1850s for only two… (490-1888). Learn More »

FRAMED GROUP OF PENSION AND SANITARY COMMISSION DOCUMENTS

FRAMED GROUP OF PENSION AND SANITARY COMMISSION DOCUMENTS

A nicely present group of five documents in a gilt frame relating to service and pension records. Four of the pieces relate to Solomon Doremus, who served in the 19th NY Militia, which did three… (172-5371). Learn More »

JUNE 23, 1862 EDITION OF DAILY COLUMBUS [GA.] ENQUIRER

JUNE 23, 1862 EDITION OF DAILY COLUMBUS [GA.] ENQUIRER

Thomas Ragland, Proprietor. Volume IV—Number 167. 4 pp., 5 columns, 19 x 12”. Exhibits horizontal fold-mark. Both masthead and column print faded, while remining entirely legible. Else VG, and… (509-60). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR VETERANS’ PENSION ATTORNEY BROADSIDE

CIVIL WAR VETERANS’ PENSION ATTORNEY BROADSIDE

Pensions for disabled U.S. soldiers and soldiers’ widows and orphans began in 1862. The law was extended in 1879 to entitle applicants to arrears dating to the disability, not just the application,… (337-288). Learn More »

$450.00
ON HOLD

THE NEW YORK TIMES, APRIL 27, 1865 WITH BLACK MOURNING BORDER [BATTLE OF SPANISH FORT]

THE NEW YORK TIMES, APRIL 27, 1865 WITH BLACK MOURNING BORDER [BATTLE OF SPANISH FORT]

8 pp., six columns, 15.75 X 22”. Front page with black mourning border for Lincoln assassination. Full coverage of “THE CAMPAIGN IN ALABAMA”, and the final serious action of the war at Mobile… (L3393). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $75.00
ON HOLD

STATE OF CONNECTICUT DOCUMENT - PAY-TABLE OFFICE

STATE OF CONNECTICUT DOCUMENT - PAY-TABLE OFFICE

Dated "Dec. 18th, 1781". Pre-printed form, measuring 5.75 x 6", filled out in ink. Exhibits fold-marks, lightly yellowed, else VG and entirely legible. Text: "Sir….Pay Waterbury Com tee of Supplies… (L13365). Learn More »

$75.00
Originally $100.00
ON HOLD

SIGNED AND FRAMED GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR PHOTOGRAPH

SIGNED AND FRAMED GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR PHOTOGRAPH

Measuring 22.75 by 24.5 inches overall, this is a nicely presented, framed display, the centerpiece of which is the signed photograph at top left showing McArthur placing a wreath at the flagpole of… (L15569). Learn More »

FRAMED MEXICAN WAR PRINT: THE SOLDIER’S RETURN

FRAMED MEXICAN WAR PRINT: THE SOLDIER’S RETURN

This romantic scene of a returning soldier was published in 1847 by James S. Baillie, an independent contractor who worked for Currier and Ives. It is a companion piece to “The Soldier’s Adieu,”… (88-12). Learn More »

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

This is a page separated from a scrapbook assembled by Pvt. Stanton P. Allen. The scrapbook was entitled “Down In Dixie” and the pages contain newspaper clippings run in the Troy (New York) Daily… (611-576). Learn More »

$105.00
Originally $175.00

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

This is a page separated from a scrapbook assembled by Pvt. Stanton P. Allen. The scrapbook was entitled “Down In Dixie” and the pages contain newspaper clippings run in the Troy (New York) Daily… (611-575). Learn More »

$195.00
Originally $325.00

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

This is a page separated from a scrapbook assembled by Pvt. Stanton P. Allen. The scrapbook was entitled “Down In Dixie” and the pages contain newspaper clippings run in the Troy (New York) Daily… (611-568). Learn More »

$255.00
Originally $425.00

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

This is a page separated from a scrapbook assembled by Pvt. Stanton P. Allen. The scrapbook was entitled “Down In Dixie” and the pages contain newspaper clippings run in the Troy (New York) Daily… (611-566). Learn More »

$105.00
Originally $175.00

STATE OF MARYLAND FEDERAL DISCHARGE / BOUNTY CERTIFICATE - SERGEANT DALLAS M. LEE, CO. D, 2ND REGIMENT MARYLAND VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

STATE OF MARYLAND FEDERAL DISCHARGE / BOUNTY CERTIFICATE - SERGEANT DALLAS M. LEE, CO. D, 2ND REGIMENT MARYLAND VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

This group includes the following papers pertaining to the discharge and bounty payment due to Dallas M. Lee: [1] “To all Whom it May Concern” copy of  Lee’s discharge from “United States… (L13568). Learn More »

$165.00
Originally $200.00

LOUISVILLE  DAILY COURIER - SEPTEMBER 4, 1861 MORNING EDITION

LOUISVILLE DAILY COURIER - SEPTEMBER 4, 1861 MORNING EDITION

VOL.33/ NO. 56. 4pp., 7 columns, measuring 23 x 16”.  Exhibits light soiling w/chipped upper left corners. Else VG & entirely legible. This paper was published a month after the Confederate… (L13703). Learn More »

$55.00
Originally $75.00

1870 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS CERTIFICATE OF CIVIL WAR NAVAL SERVICE, ISSUED TO WILLIAM J. YOUNG, U.S. NAVY

1870 COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS CERTIFICATE OF CIVIL WAR NAVAL SERVICE, ISSUED TO WILLIAM J. YOUNG, U.S. NAVY

Standard state certificate, measuring 19.5 x 15, mounted in an attractive contemporary, glassed walnut frame with cardboard backing. Standard decoration with wingspread eagle & flags above and… (459-348). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $145.00


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ENLISTEDMAN’S INFANTRY GREATCOAT

This greatcoat (soldier’s overcoat) is a full length blue coat with cape in overall very nice condition. The coat retains its five eagle buttons on the front. The cape still has its six cuff-sized eagle buttons. Typical of the style there is a… (1117-87). Learn More »

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