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EAGLE DISCHARGE FOR 23rd MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER CHARLES A. BARKER

EAGLE DISCHARGE FOR 23rd MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER CHARLES A. BARKER

This eagle masthead discharge is filled out in legible ink for Private Charles A. Barker of Company C, 23rd Massachusetts Infantry. The document has browned some with age and has two horizontal fold… (1053-51C). Learn More »

$75.00
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1847 CONGRESSIONAL RESOLUTIONS OF THANKS TO GEN. ZACHARY TAYLOR AND HIS OFFICERS AND MEN FOR MONTERREY, PERSONALLY DISPATCHED BY PRESIDENT POLK

1847 CONGRESSIONAL RESOLUTIONS OF THANKS TO GEN. ZACHARY TAYLOR AND HIS OFFICERS AND MEN FOR MONTERREY, PERSONALLY DISPATCHED BY PRESIDENT POLK

Zachary Taylor received the formal thanks of Congress three times, along with gold medals, for victories in the Mexican War, the largest number of such resolutions and awards made by Congress to… (766-938). Learn More »

MILITARY ORDER OF THE LOYAL LEGION (MOLLUS) MEMBERSHIP CERTIFICATE OF BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15th MAINE

MILITARY ORDER OF THE LOYAL LEGION (MOLLUS) MEMBERSHIP CERTIFICATE OF BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL ISAAC DYER, 15th MAINE

This MOLLUS membership certificate comes from a large archive of material preserved by family of Colonel and Brevet Brigadier General Isaac Dyer (1820-1913,) former commander of the 15th Maine. Dated… (1097-260). Learn More »

MARCH 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. A, 67TH US COLORED TROOPS, TO HIS FATHER

MARCH 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. A, 67TH US COLORED TROOPS, TO HIS FATHER

Dated “On Steamer Julia, March 14th, 1864.” 2 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 7.75 x 9.75. Addressed to father, J.F. Kreps. Exhibits fold-marks, w/ slightly soiled fold-lines second page. Else VG. In… (945-416). Learn More »

$55.00
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FEBRUARY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS BROTHER

FEBRUARY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS BROTHER

Dated “Chattanooga, Feb. 13th 1864.  Addressed to his brother. 2 pp. in ink on light blue unlined un-lined paper, 8.5 x 10”. Exhibits fold-marks and heavy chipping upper & lower level… (945-415). Learn More »

$45.00
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JANUARY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS FATHER

JANUARY 1864 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS FATHER

Date “Chattanooga Jan 16th 1864.” Addressed to one of his brothers. 4 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5 x 8”. Exhibits fold-marks and patches of light foxing. Else VG & entirely legible. In… (945-411). Learn More »

$75.00
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DECEMBER 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS COUSIN

DECEMBER 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS COUSIN

Dated “Chattanooga December 27th, 1863.” Addressed to “Dear Cousin.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 5 x 8.” Exhibits fold-marks and some smudging of rear page. Else VG and entirely legible.… (945-409). Learn More »

$125.00
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DECEMBER 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS BROTHER

DECEMBER 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS BROTHER

Dated “”Chattanooga Tenn Dec.18 1863”. Addressed to his brother. 3 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5 x 8”. Exhibits fold-marks and faded ink while remaining mostly legible. Else good. In protective… (945-408). Learn More »

$65.00
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US TANK CORPS ENVELOPE FROM CAMP COLT GETTYSBURG 1918

US TANK CORPS ENVELOPE FROM CAMP COLT GETTYSBURG 1918

The Gettysburg National Park, administered by the War Department, had served as a military training ground even before World War 1. In 1917 the park served as an infantry training camp and in 1918 was… (2021-71). Learn More »

UNION PATRIOTIC COVER OF U.S. CAPITOL

UNION PATRIOTIC COVER OF U.S. CAPITOL

Unused letter cover, or envelope. Color tinted engraving of “U.S. Capitol, Washington. No. 2B.” Image fills whole cover. Image shows front steps and façade of building. Color remains… (2021-129B). Learn More »

UNION PATRIOTIC COVER OF BALTIMORE HOSPITAL

UNION PATRIOTIC COVER OF BALTIMORE HOSPITAL

Unused letter cover, or envelope. Color tinted engraving of “U.S.A. Genl. Hospital, Patterson Park, Balto. No. 3.” Image fills whole cover. Color remains vibrant. Cover is in very good… (2021-129A). Learn More »

1863 PULL-TAB COMIC CARD MOCKING JEFF DAVIS BY DAVID CLAYPOOL JOHNSTON

1863 PULL-TAB COMIC CARD MOCKING JEFF DAVIS BY DAVID CLAYPOOL JOHNSTON

A nice piece of Civil War ephemera: a pull-tab card with an engraved caricature of Jeff Davis wearing a fiendish smile of satisfaction “after the surrender of / Fort Sumter / April 13 1861,” that… (2021-128). Learn More »

U.S QUARTERMASTER STORES DOCUMENT—7 JUNE 1864, REYNOLDS-BOROUGH, TENN

U.S QUARTERMASTER STORES DOCUMENT—7 JUNE 1864, REYNOLDS-BOROUGH, TENN

Pre-printed form 27, lined and columned, 16 x 10,” signed by “Capt. Rugar, Asst. Quartermaster U.S. Army. Document lists numerous stores, the most expensive of which was an “Engine and… (998-468). Learn More »

$25.00
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UNION ARMY CLOTHING ACCOUNT—PRIVATE GEORGE W. INGRAM, CO. “E”, 112TH [2ND HEAVY ARTILLERY] PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

UNION ARMY CLOTHING ACCOUNT—PRIVATE GEORGE W. INGRAM, CO. “E”, 112TH [2ND HEAVY ARTILLERY] PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Pre-printed government form, 15.5” x 10. Exhibits slight yellowing along right margin, slight chipping along left margin. Else VG Contains running account of Pvt. Ingram’s clothing issuances from… (998-471). Learn More »

$25.00
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APRIL 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS PARENTS

APRIL 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS PARENTS

Dated “Hospital 14, Nashville, April 12th 1863.” Addressed to “Mother and Father.” 2 pp. in ink on lined paper, 6.75 x 8.25”. Exhibits fold-marks, w/one hole & a sizable chip in the… (945-404). Learn More »

$40.00
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MARCH 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS PARENTS

MARCH 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS PARENTS

Dated  “Hospital 14, Nashville Mar 25 [1863]. Addressed to father and mother. 4 pp. in ink on lined paper, 6.75 x 8.25”. Exhibits fold-marks, & few spots of heavy foxing. Else good and 75… (945-403). Learn More »

$75.00
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MARCH 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS PARENTS

MARCH 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS PARENTS

Dated “Hospital 14, Nashville, Mar 17 [1863]. Addressed to his “Dear Parents.” 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 5 x 8.” Exhibits fold-marks and soiling of rear page. Else VG & entirely… (945-402). Learn More »

$50.00
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JANUARY 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS FATHER

JANUARY 1863 SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ADAM KREPS, CO. “F”, 15TH PA CAVALRY, TO HIS FATHER

Dated “Camp Hill Jan.  26th 1863. Addressed to father, J.F. Kreps. 2 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 7.75 x 9.75.” Exhibits fold-marks, slight soiling , tears and some water staining. Else good and… (945-401). Learn More »

$65.00
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PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

PRESENTATION COPY OF MOSBY’S RANGERS, TO HIS DAUGHTER

John S. Mosby Inscribed and Notated Presentation Copy of Mosby's Rangers, presented by the Confederate cavalry commander to his daughter. Mosby has inscribed on the front free endpaper, "To my darling… (846-190). Learn More »

$4,275.00
Originally $4,750.00
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CONFEDERATE MUSTER ROLL SHEET FROM ALABAMA CAMP OF INSTRUCTION, CAMP BUCKNER, TALLADEGA

CONFEDERATE MUSTER ROLL SHEET FROM ALABAMA CAMP OF INSTRUCTION, CAMP BUCKNER, TALLADEGA

This is a Confederate Muster Roll from the Alabama Camp of Instruction at Talladega for period July 1, 1864 to August 1, 1864. Pre-printed form filled in with ink. Sheet measures approximately 17” x… (846-181). Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $200.00
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VERY NICE NON-DUG ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA STYLE OVAL CS “EGG” BUCKLE

This is a very scarce example of a non-excavated Confederate enlisted man’s belt plate in excellent condition. Plates of this pattern long ago got the unflattering nickname of CS “egg” plates from their oblong shape. They were plainly meant as… (286-819). Learn More »

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