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PRESENTATION SWORD OF JOSEPH E. EBLING, QUARTERMASTER PHOENIX REGIMENT, 4th REGT EMPIRE BRIGADE, CORCORAN ZOUAVES, IRISH LEGION, ETC.!

PRESENTATION SWORD OF JOSEPH E. EBLING, QUARTERMASTER PHOENIX REGIMENT, 4th REGT EMPIRE BRIGADE, CORCORAN ZOUAVES, IRISH LEGION, ETC.!

This is a U.S. Model 1850 staff and field officer’s sword, the regulation pattern for officers serving mounted as field grade or staff officers, such as a regimental adjutant or quartermaster. The… (172-5736). Learn More »

A TOUCHING MEMENTO OF A FALLEN UNION SOLDIER IN THE 24th NEW YORK:  “He was too brave a soldier to suffer alone but it so happened to him.”

A TOUCHING MEMENTO OF A FALLEN UNION SOLDIER IN THE 24th NEW YORK: “He was too brave a soldier to suffer alone but it so happened to him.”

This framed Civil War soldier’s handkerchief bears a poignant handwritten note pinned to it: “This Handkerchief was found on the body of S.M. Olmstead after the Battle of Second Bull Run. His… (846-373). Learn More »

 GROUP OF IMAGES RELATED TO THE FAMOUS TIPTON FAMILY OF GETTYSBURG

GROUP OF IMAGES RELATED TO THE FAMOUS TIPTON FAMILY OF GETTYSBURG

This is a lot of 11 images all believed to be of members of the William H. Tipton family. William H. Tipton was a local Gettysburg photographer who began his association with the battlefield at the… (2021-763). Learn More »

8th CONNECTICUT, COMPANY C, 1861 PATTERN CARTRIDGE BOX BY BOYD & SONS

8th CONNECTICUT, COMPANY C, 1861 PATTERN CARTRIDGE BOX BY BOYD & SONS

This is a company and regimentally marked 1861 pattern .58 Caliber infantry cartridge box. It bears a dead-real stencil on the inside of the flap identifying it as property of Co. C, 8th Connecticut… (2021-715). Learn More »

ORIGINAL, M1858 ‘SMOOTHSIDE’ CANTEEN CARRIED BY PRIVATE OLIVER C. CASE, 8TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

ORIGINAL, M1858 ‘SMOOTHSIDE’ CANTEEN CARRIED BY PRIVATE OLIVER C. CASE, 8TH CONNECTICUT INFANTRY

This Civil War artifact is a wonderful, partially identified example of the early Model 1858 ‘smoothside-pattern’ canteen in fine condition but missing the sling, cover and cork stopper. Typical… (766-1572). Learn More »

$795.00
ON HOLD

CANTEEN AND CUP WITH GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN SERVICE AND BATTLE HONORS, BATTERY K 1st US LIGHT ARTILLERY: HORSE ARTILLERY!

CANTEEN AND CUP WITH GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN SERVICE AND BATTLE HONORS, BATTERY K 1st US LIGHT ARTILLERY: HORSE ARTILLERY!

These two pieces are decorated to commemorate the soldier’s service, particularly during the summer and fall of 1863. The canteen is an 1812 pattern cheesebox style with original olive drab paint,… (490-2627). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF 17TH NEW YORK OFFICER WHO DIED OF DISEASE

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF 17TH NEW YORK OFFICER WHO DIED OF DISEASE

Very nice albumen of R. Stewart Hart, 1st lieutenant of Company F, 17th New York in what looks to be the original wooden frame. Image shows Hart holding his Model 1850 foot officer’s sword in his… (545-25). Learn More »

LIEUTENANT’S FROCK COAT, PANTS, AND PHOTO OF STANLEY B. LOCKWOOD 105th OHIO

LIEUTENANT’S FROCK COAT, PANTS, AND PHOTO OF STANLEY B. LOCKWOOD 105th OHIO

This identified officer’s grouping consists of the regulation frock coat and trousers of First Lieutenant Stanley B. Lockwood of the 105th Ohio, along with a postwar framed photograph of him in… (1117-120). Learn More »

$5,950.00
ON HOLD

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR LAFAYETTE GALL, 169th VIRGINIA MILITIA, WITH EPAULETS, HAT INSIGNIA & TWO COMMISSIONS; ENROLLED IN THE 20th VIRGINIA CAVALRY; IMPRISONED AT CAMP CHASE 1863

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MAJOR LAFAYETTE GALL, 169th VIRGINIA MILITIA, WITH EPAULETS, HAT INSIGNIA & TWO COMMISSIONS; ENROLLED IN THE 20th VIRGINIA CAVALRY; IMPRISONED AT CAMP CHASE 1863

This family archive includes an excellent sixth plate ambrotype of Major Lafayette E. Gall in uniform, two of his commissions in the Virginia militia, his epaulets, and his Virginia militia hat… (846-369). Learn More »

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE, CONFEDERATE GENERAL & SON OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CLIPPED PRE-WAR SIGNATURE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE, CONFEDERATE GENERAL & SON OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Nice strong signature taken from a letter. Clipping meas. approx. 5.00 x 1.50 inches and reads “G. W. CUSTIS LEE, LIEUT. OF ENGRS.” There is a light oval of dark discoloration on the paper but the… (141-93). Learn More »

$225.00
Originally $275.00

FANTASTIC GOLD-MOUNTED APPOMATTOX WOOD CARVED PIPE WITH CASE – 12TH WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

FANTASTIC GOLD-MOUNTED APPOMATTOX WOOD CARVED PIPE WITH CASE – 12TH WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

The day after Generals Grant and Lee met to arrange the surrender of the Army of Northern Virginia the two Generals met again for a brief time under an apple tree and when the meeting was over… (30-2205). Learn More »

$11,500.00
Originally $14,500.00

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER & SCABBARD – IDENTIFIED TO 1st DC CAVALRY / 1st MAINE CAVALRY

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER & SCABBARD – IDENTIFIED TO 1st DC CAVALRY / 1st MAINE CAVALRY

Classic Civil War cavalry saber made by Emerson & Silver.  Sword is in overall very good condition. Blade is nice with no edge nicks. Smooth pewter-colored patina. Ricasso is stamped with… (766-1456). Learn More »

FABRIC FROM A CHAIR BELONGING TO ROBERT E. LEE, GIVEN TO HIS GODCHILD

FABRIC FROM A CHAIR BELONGING TO ROBERT E. LEE, GIVEN TO HIS GODCHILD

The fabric in this display originated from a chair that originally covered a chair belonging to Robert E. Lee. It was found in an old envelope noted, "General Robert E. Lee, button and material from… (M25111). Learn More »

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND MARY LINCOLN, ALONG WITH A FRAGMENT OF CLOTH FROM THEIR COURTING SOFA

STRANDS OF HAIR FROM ABRAHAM LINCOLN AND MARY LINCOLN, ALONG WITH A FRAGMENT OF CLOTH FROM THEIR COURTING SOFA

14” x 11” unframed display with strands of hair from Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd Lincoln, as well as a 1 ¼”” x 7/8” fragment of cloth from the courting sofa. Included are copy photos of… (M26437). Learn More »

INK ID BUST VIEW OF 4TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SURGEON CLINTON P. LAWRENCE

INK ID BUST VIEW OF 4TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SURGEON CLINTON P. LAWRENCE

Image shows Clinton P. Lawrence in a dark frock coat with 1st lieutenant of staff shoulder straps. Image has excellent clarity and contrast. Paper and mount are good and show only minor light surface… (P14190). Learn More »

$200.00
ON HOLD

G.A.R. PORTRAIT OF WILMON BLACKMAR- MEDAL OF HONOR – PROMOTED TO CAPTAIN ON THE BATTLEFIELD BY CUSTER AT FIVE FORKS OF STONEWALL JACKSON

G.A.R. PORTRAIT OF WILMON BLACKMAR- MEDAL OF HONOR – PROMOTED TO CAPTAIN ON THE BATTLEFIELD BY CUSTER AT FIVE FORKS

Blackmar was awarded the Medal of Honor 18 October 1897, “for most distinguished gallantry in action, near Five Forks, Va., Apl. 1, 1865.” His citation reads: “At a critical stage in the battle,… (945-585). Learn More »

$395.00
ON HOLD

FACE TO FACE WITH JOHN S. MOSBY! INSCRIBED BALLARD CARBINE OF MAJOR DOUGLAS FRAZAR, 13th NEW YORK CAVALRY

FACE TO FACE WITH JOHN S. MOSBY! INSCRIBED BALLARD CARBINE OF MAJOR DOUGLAS FRAZAR, 13th NEW YORK CAVALRY

An officer in the 13th NY Cavalry might really want to carry a carbine: the regiment was actively engaged in dozens of patrols, expeditions, and small unit actions, particularly against John S. Mosby,… (218-531). Learn More »

WORLD WAR ONE US STAMPING KIT ID’D TO 74TH INFANTRY SERGEANT

WORLD WAR ONE US STAMPING KIT ID’D TO 74TH INFANTRY SERGEANT

This stamping kit comes housed in a wooden box that meas. approx. 8.00 x 4.00 x 3.25 inches. The box was painted OD green on the outside but now most of that has worn away. Approx. 25% remains. The… (668-283). Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE AUGUSTUS C. WHITE

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE AUGUSTUS C. WHITE

Image shows Augustus C. White of Company K. He wears a dark civilian suit with white shirt and a dark bowtie. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with his name and Company. Image has very good… (P13750). Learn More »

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE CHARLES H. WARREN

POST-WAR CABINET CARD PHOTO OF 2ND NEW HAMPSHIRE PRIVATE CHARLES H. WARREN

Image shows Charles H. Warren of Company K. He wears a dark civilian suit with white shirt and vest with a dark tie. Bottom of the mount has a printed caption with his rank, name and Company. Image… (P13749). Learn More »


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GENERAL BUTTERFIELD’S BANDANNA

This is a scarce piece of field gear or field wear: a well preserved and nicely presented Civil War kerchief or bandanna worn by General Daniel Butterfield. These were not items of issue, of course, and not usually seen in posed studio photographs,… (846-262). Learn More »

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