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 BREVET MAJOR GENERAL’S COMMISSION AND G.A.R. BADGE OF SAMUEL SPRIGG CARROLL: HIS TROOPS HELPED SAVE CEMETERY HILL ON JULY 2 AND TO REPULSE PICKETT ON JULY 3 AT GETTYSBURG

BREVET MAJOR GENERAL’S COMMISSION AND G.A.R. BADGE OF SAMUEL SPRIGG CARROLL: HIS TROOPS HELPED SAVE CEMETERY HILL ON JULY 2 AND TO REPULSE PICKETT ON JULY 3 AT GETTYSBURG

Carroll was a fighting general who acquired several nicknames from his red hair along with three wounds and a number of promotions and brevets for his service on the battlefield. He received several… (2020-894). Learn More »

1863 CLOTHING RECEIPT FOR 14TH CORPS MEDICAL DIRECTOR

1863 CLOTHING RECEIPT FOR 14TH CORPS MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Document meas. approx. 7.75 x 10.00 inches. It is handwritten on white paper and states that Major Gaylord D. Beebe, medical director of the 14th Army Corps purchased a pair of cavalry trousers for… (1054-2317). Learn More »

DS, UNION BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES W. MCMILLAN

DS, UNION BRIGADIER GENERAL JAMES W. MCMILLAN

Dated “Headquarters 2 Brig, 1st Div. 19th A.C. Franklin La. February 20th, 1864. Titled—"General Orders No. 1.” 2 pp., in ink, w/endorsement. 10.75” x 7.75”. Exhibits fold-marks, else… (1097-170). Learn More »

U.S QUARTERMASTER DOCUMENT—"STORES,ETC.”; 29TH & 75TH MASSACHUSETTS

U.S QUARTERMASTER DOCUMENT—"STORES,ETC.”; 29TH & 75TH MASSACHUSETTS

Dated “Long Island, Boston Harbor /December 31, 1863. 2 pp. in ink on pre-printed form, 8” x 10.125”.  Lists quantity of “Boards, Joists, nails, &  Lbs. of Straw turned over to Lieut.… (1041-152). Learn More »

54th & 55th MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENTAL DOCUMENT—LIST OF VOLUNTEERS

54th & 55th MASSACHUSETTS REGIMENTAL DOCUMENT—LIST OF VOLUNTEERS

Dated “Hd. Qrs. Draft Rendezvous / Long Island B.H / Dec. 19th 1863. Addressed to “Lieut. J. M. Deane /Commanding Colored Detachment.” 2 pp. in ink on line paper, 10” x 7.5. Exhibits… (1041-07L). Learn More »

SKETCH OF THE HISTORY AND EXPLOITS OF THE FAMOUS CONFEDERATE RAM MERRIMAC - 1876

SKETCH OF THE HISTORY AND EXPLOITS OF THE FAMOUS CONFEDERATE RAM MERRIMAC - 1876

This four- page brochure was produced by W.P. Tilley & Co. of Norfolk, Virginia, the company selling relic canes made from the wood of the USS Merrimack / CSS Virginia. The brochure gives the… (172-4699). Learn More »

54th MASSUCHUSETTS REGIMENTAL DOCUMENT—LIST OF VOLUNTEERS

54th MASSUCHUSETTS REGIMENTAL DOCUMENT—LIST OF VOLUNTEERS

Dated “Long Island, Boston Harbor/ Dec. 13rd 1863.” 2 pp. in ink on pre-printed form. Contains “List of Colored Volunteers turned over to Lieut. Dean.” Specifically—"James Ross, 54th Mass. /… (1041-07E). Learn More »

$250.00
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SHEET OF UNCUT CONNECTICUT ARMS COMPANY CHECKS

SHEET OF UNCUT CONNECTICUT ARMS COMPANY CHECKS

This is an uncut sheet of five checks for the Connecticut Arms Co in Norfolk, Connecticut. Each check is pre-printed with the usual text and a blank date of “186_” showing they are wartime. The… (490-2381). Learn More »

G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON - BOLTON POST NO. 471, 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. 1887

G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON - BOLTON POST NO. 471, 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. 1887

Tan colored silk ribbon has navy blue lettering that reads, “BOLTON POST NO. 471, G.A.R. LANSINGBURGH. RE-UNION OF THE 115th N.Y.S. VOLS. AT WATERFORD, AUGUST 26th, 1887". Center of ribbon features… (1094-233). Learn More »

$45.00
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REUNION / MEMORIAL BROCHURE - CO. "C" VETERAN ASSOCIATION, 115th N.Y. VOLS. - 1885

REUNION / MEMORIAL BROCHURE - CO. "C" VETERAN ASSOCIATION, 115th N.Y. VOLS. - 1885

Front page of brochure shows lithograph images of Union soldiers marching with U.S. flag, an artillery piece, and a covered wagon. Inside features pasted stamp type images of McKitterick, Tompkins and… (1094-239). Learn More »

EDWIN FORBES PRINT IN ORIGINAL PERIOD FRAME

EDWIN FORBES PRINT IN ORIGINAL PERIOD FRAME

This print is titled “A WATCHED POT NEVER BOILS.” The subject of the print is a young, sleeping, Black boy wearing a forage cap, sack coat and trousers laying on a blanket on the ground. In front… (1100-117). Learn More »

EMPORIA [KANSAS] DAILY REPUBLICAN—APRIL 29, 1887

EMPORIA [KANSAS] DAILY REPUBLICAN—APRIL 29, 1887

Vol. 6. 4 pp., 25 x 19.75”, eight columns. Exhibits center horizontal fold-mark, light chipping at the margins. Else VG & entirely legible. In the 1880s tiny Emporia was a two newspaper town,… (998-2134). Learn More »

JENKINS TAVERN, MD, “COMPLAINT” LETTER TO GEN. STEWART VAN VLIET, ACTING CHIEF QUARTERMASTER, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

JENKINS TAVERN, MD, “COMPLAINT” LETTER TO GEN. STEWART VAN VLIET, ACTING CHIEF QUARTERMASTER, ARMY OF THE POTOMAC

Dated “30 March 1862.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 7.75” x 9.75. Exhibits fold-marks, light soiling along right margin. Else VG, and entirely legible. This unsigned letter is docketed with… (1107-145). Learn More »

WWI SILVER STAR CHAPLAIN LETTER W/MENTION OF COL. THEODORE ROOSEVELT, JR. — "CHAPLAIN ROBERT WILLIAMS, 26TH U.S. INFANTRY, AMERICAN E.F.”

WWI SILVER STAR CHAPLAIN LETTER W/MENTION OF COL. THEODORE ROOSEVELT, JR. — "CHAPLAIN ROBERT WILLIAMS, 26TH U.S. INFANTRY, AMERICAN E.F.”

Post-1918 Armistice, undated. 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 8” by 10.5. Final three pages of four-page letter. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. Text: (26th U.S. Infantry marching to German occupation… (846-261). Learn More »

$450.00
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PRESENTATION SWORD AND POST-WAR PAINTING OF CAPTAIN JOHN U. KREIDLER, 108TH OHIO INFANTRY

PRESENTATION SWORD AND POST-WAR PAINTING OF CAPTAIN JOHN U. KREIDLER, 108TH OHIO INFANTRY

The sword is a non-regulation imported 1850 pattern officer's French manufactured sword. It is 36 ¾ inches overall with a slightly curved 31 3/8-inch blade with a double fuller. The blade appears to… (1043-366). Learn More »

$2,500.00
Originally $2,950.00

BANK CHECK SIGNED BY UNION GENERAL DANIEL E. SICKLES

BANK CHECK SIGNED BY UNION GENERAL DANIEL E. SICKLES

This item is an 1879 check drawn on Daniel Sickles account at the Bank of the Metropolis in New York’s Union Square. The check is made out to Greenwood Cemetery Company in the amount of $30 and is… (410-492). Learn More »

BANK CHECK SIGNED BY TWO UNION GENERALS – DANIEL E. SICKLES & JOHN P. HAWKINS

BANK CHECK SIGNED BY TWO UNION GENERALS – DANIEL E. SICKLES & JOHN P. HAWKINS

This item is an 1881 check drawn on Daniel Sickles account at the Bank of the Metropolis in New York’s Union Square. The check is made out to General John P. Hawkins in the amount of $28.58 and is… (410-491). Learn More »

BANK CHECK SIGNED BY TWO UNION THIRD CORPS GENERALS – DANIEL E. SICKLES & JAMES B. CARR

BANK CHECK SIGNED BY TWO UNION THIRD CORPS GENERALS – DANIEL E. SICKLES & JAMES B. CARR

This item is an 1886 check drawn on Daniel Sickles account at the Bank of the Metropolis in New York’s Union Square. The check is made out to Major General J. B. Carr in the amount of $72.25 and is… (410-490). Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1951 COPY OF “SIGNIFICANT WAR SCENES BY BATTLEFRONT ARTISTS 1941-1945”

ORIGINAL 1951 COPY OF “SIGNIFICANT WAR SCENES BY BATTLEFRONT ARTISTS 1941-1945”

Oversized volume housed in a slipcase. The book meas. 17.25 x 13.25 inches. It contains 32 full color prints with accompanying text. The cardboard slipcase is aquamarine in color with the title in… (128-1204). Learn More »

UNION OFFICER’S AUTOGRAPH ALBUM- CAPTAIN FRANK B. SHALTERS, CO. “H”, 88TH PENNYSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

UNION OFFICER’S AUTOGRAPH ALBUM- CAPTAIN FRANK B. SHALTERS, CO. “H”, 88TH PENNYSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS

Owner inscription in ink, front endpapers—“Frank B. Shalters Jr. / Lieut. Co. H / 88th Regt. P.V.” Published by J.B. Lippincott, Philadelphia, n.d.70-some pages, rebound in maroon cloth,… (1070-303). Learn More »


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ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HALF PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR ISAAC M. ABRAHAM OF COMPANY G, 85TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Isaac would be commissioned as a Captain in September 1861. His promotion to major would come in April, 1864. The regiment was engaged in no less than 19 engagements. Abraham would not make it through unscathed – he was wounded by an exploding… (2021-807). Learn More »

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