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OCTOBER 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER — PVT. SAMUEL B. WALKINGTON, JR, Co. “I”, 2nd NEW JERSEY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

OCTOBER 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER — PVT. SAMUEL B. WALKINGTON, JR, Co. “I”, 2nd NEW JERSEY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Camp at Seminary / Fairfax County, Va. / Oct. 14 1861. 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper w/colored patriotic vignette in upper left corner. Else VG and entirely legible. Samuel B. Walkington was… (2021-116). Learn More »

$85.00
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JULY 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER — PVT. SAMUEL B. WALKINGTON, JR, Co. “I”, 2nd NEW JERSEY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

JULY 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER — PVT. SAMUEL B. WALKINGTON, JR, Co. “I”, 2nd NEW JERSEY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Washington, DC / July 27th 1861.” Addressed to “Dear Parents.” 4 pp. in ink on unlined paper w/colored patriotic vignette in upper left corner. Exhibits fold- marks, else VG and… (2021-114). Learn More »

$65.00
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SEPTEMBER 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER — PVT. SAMUEL B. WALKINGTON, JR, Co. “I”, 2nd NEW JERSEY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

SEPTEMBER 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER — PVT. SAMUEL B. WALKINGTON, JR, Co. “I”, 2nd NEW JERSEY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Camp Lt. Johns / Fairfax C. Va. / Sept. 1st, 1861. 4 pp. in clear pencil on unlined paper w/colored patriotic vignette in upper left corner. Else VG and entirely legible. Samuel B. Walkington… (2021-113). Learn More »

$125.00
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UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE PHILANDER A. STREETER, Co. “C”, 2nd VERMONT INFANTRY [Gettysburg regiment]

UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE PHILANDER A. STREETER, Co. “C”, 2nd VERMONT INFANTRY [Gettysburg regiment]

Undated (1863). Addressed to “My Friend Mr. Cooley.” One page in ink on lined paper, 5” x 8. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. A Resident of Vernon, VT, Philander Streeter was mustered as a Private… (2021-95). Learn More »

JUNE 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

JUNE 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

Dated “June 25 ’61.” Addressed to “Dear Parents.” 4 pp. in clear pencil on lined paper w/colored patriotic vignette in upper left corner, 5” x 8. Exhibits fold-marks. Else VG. Henry Cooley… (2021-99). Learn More »

JAN. 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

JAN. 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

Dated “Camp Griffin, January 1, 1863.” Addressed to “Dear Father.” 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG. Henry Cooley was a resident of Brattleboro, Vermont, mustered as… (2021-98). Learn More »

$40.00
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NOV. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

NOV. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

Dated “Camp Griffen, Va. Nov. 23 ’61. Addressed to “Father”. 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper w/colored Vermont flag vignette in upper left corner. Exhibits fold-marks & slight soiling, else… (2021-97). Learn More »

$60.00
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AUG. 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

AUG. 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”. 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY

Dated “Near Alexandria / Camp California Aug. 28 /62.” Addressed to: “Dear Parents.” 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper, 5” x 8. Exhibits fold-marks, lower part of page three snipped off… (2021-96). Learn More »

$40.00
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JULY 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

JULY 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Alexandria, Va, July 28th, 1861.” Addressed to parents. 3 pp. in ink on unlined paper w/colored patriotic vignette in left upper corner. Exhibits fold-marks else VG. Henry Cooley was a… (2021-94). Learn More »

$275.00
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AUG. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

AUG. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Bush Hill Alexandria, Va., Aug. 5th 1861.” Address to “Dear Sister.” 3 pp. [incomplete] In ink on unlined paper w/ colored patriotic vignette in upper left corner. Exhibits fold-marks… (2021-93). Learn More »

$65.00
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AUG. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

AUG. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Burlington / Camp Underwood [May 1861].” No addressee. 2 pp. in faded pencil on unlined paper w/ colored patriotic vignette in upper left corner. Exhibits fold-marks, and VG and… (2021-92). Learn More »

$50.00
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AUG. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

AUG. 1861 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Near Bucktown Maryland / Aug. 20, 1861.”10 Addressed to “Dear Father & Mother.” 3 pp. in ink on lined paper w/red patriotic vignette in upper left corner. Exhibits fold-marks else… (2021-89). Learn More »

$85.00
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MARCH 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

MARCH 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Camp Lincon, VA, Mar __ 1862. Addressed to “Dear Father”. 4 pp. in slightly faded pencil on lined paper, 5” x 8. Exhibits fold-marks, else VG & entirely legible. Henry Cooley was a… (2021-87). Learn More »

FEBRUARY 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

FEBRUARY 1862 UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE HENRY L. COOLEY, CO. “C”, 2ND VERMONT INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]

Dated “Camp Griffn, Va. Feb. 8th 62.” Addressed to “Sister Hellen.” 2 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5” x 8. Exhibits fold-marks, Else VG. Henry Cooley was a resident of Brattleboro Vermont … (2021-84). Learn More »

$25.00
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UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ISAAC PRINDLE, CO. “B”, 5TH CT. INFANTRY

UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE ISAAC PRINDLE, CO. “B”, 5TH CT. INFANTRY

Dated “Hospital / Baltimore, MD / Monday Nov. 4th, 1861.” Addressed to “Dear Parents.” 2 pp. in ink on unlined paper w/colored patriotic motif in upper left corner, 5” x 8. Exhibits… (2021-80). Learn More »

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED ENDORSEMENT ON LETTER WRITTEN BY SECRETARY OF WAR JAMES A. SEDDON

JEFFERSON DAVIS SIGNED ENDORSEMENT ON LETTER WRITTEN BY SECRETARY OF WAR JAMES A. SEDDON

Dated “Confederate States of America / War Department / Richmond, Va. Sept. 17 1863.” (Written on Confederate Department of War letterhead). Two pp. in ink, 8.375” x 7.75”, consisting of… (534-33). Learn More »

UNION ARMY CIVILIAN / COMMISARY CLERK LETTER—IDENTIFIED AS “WILL”

UNION ARMY CIVILIAN / COMMISARY CLERK LETTER—IDENTIFIED AS “WILL”

Dated “Office Depot Commissary / Hilton Head. S.C./ March 19, 1865.” Addressed to “Dear Mother and Father” / Signed by “Will.” 4 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5” x  8. Exhibits fold-marks,… (2021-107). Learn More »

1867 DATED UNION VETERAN LETTER—PRIVATE JULIUS AUGUR, 15TH & 7TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

1867 DATED UNION VETERAN LETTER—PRIVATE JULIUS AUGUR, 15TH & 7TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

Dated “Tremont House, Quincy, Ill, June 23, 1867.” Addressed to my “Respected Daughter.” 4 pp. in ink on lined letterhead paper, 5” x 8.  Exhibits fold-marks & slight ears along… (2021-109). Learn More »

$20.00
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UNIDENTIFIED 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - UNKNOWN HEAVY ARTILLERY REGT

UNIDENTIFIED 1863 UNION SOLDIER LETTER - UNKNOWN HEAVY ARTILLERY REGT

Dated “Washington DC / September 15, 1863.” Addressed to “Cousin Lee.” 3 pp.  in faded ink on lined  paper, 5” x  8.  Exhibit fold-marks & touches of foxing. Else Good-plus. This… (2021-81). Learn More »

UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE SAMUEL T. RIDER, Co. “D”, 115th NEW YORK INFANTRY

UNION SOLDIER LETTER—PRIVATE SAMUEL T. RIDER, Co. “D”, 115th NEW YORK INFANTRY

Dated “December 24th 1864 / Near Richmond, VA.” Addressed to “Father.” 4 pp. in ink on lined paper, 5” x 8. Exhibits fold-marks, Else VG. Samuel T. Rider mustered at age 24 as a private into… (1094-62). Learn More »


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SCARCE TINTYPE OF GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE, LOUISIANA BRIGADE, KILLED IN ACTION AT ANTIETAM WHILE IN DIVISION COMMAND

This very clear sixth-plate tintype is from the collection of the late Bill Turner and shows William Edwin Starke as Lieutenant Colonel. He is posed wearing an early war Confederate uniform showing both the two stars of Confederate lieutenant colonel… (1138-1839). Learn More »

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