LETTER SIGNED BY SECRETARY OF WAR SIMON CAMERON

$1,500.00 SOLD

Quantity Available: None

Item Code: 699-03

“War Department / Washington, July 6, 1861.” Addressed to Mayor Henry, Philadelphia, Pa. Directs and authorizes Messrs. Dale, Rose & Co. of his city to “forward to the care of the commander of the U.S. Forces at Cairo (Ill.) certain revolvers, which they inform me have been ordered by then by Mr. J. T. Bolinger of Mayfield, KY for defense of himself and neighbors against secession outrages”.

Nicely framed with steel engraving of Cameron. Measures 26 ½” x 19 ½”.Contains plexiglass, not glass.

Insured UPS shipping: $35.00 east of the Mississippi; $50 west of the Mississippi.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEB SITE,

MAY BE PURCHASED THROUGH OUR LAYAWAY PROGRAM.

FOR OUR POLICIES AND TERMS,

CLICK ON ‘CONTACT US’ AT THE TOP OF ANY PAGE ON THE SITE,

THEN ON ‘LAYAWAY POLICY’.

Inquire About LETTER SIGNED BY SECRETARY OF WAR SIMON CAMERON

should be empty

featured item

U.S. 1859 PATTERN DRAGOON/ CAVALRY SADDLE BLANKET

AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE PATTERN OF THIS BLANKET!!!!! Only two specimens are known to exist, one located in the collection at the National Park Service museum here in Gettysburg and this newly found example shown here. First issued with the Mc… (M24473). Learn More »

Upcoming Events

21
May

June 25-26th: 49TH ANNUAL GETTYSBURG CIVIL WAR COLLECTORS' SHOW Learn More »

Instagram