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UNIFORM, LADDER BADGE AND MORE IDENTIFIED TO 3RD NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER BREVETED FOR BRAVERY IN BATTLE

UNIFORM, LADDER BADGE AND MORE IDENTIFIED TO 3RD NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER BREVETED FOR BRAVERY IN BATTLE

Charles Augustus White was born in West Deering, New Hampshire on September 19, 1836. In 1840 the family moved to East Antrim and then Manchester. In 1847 his mother died and the family was broken up.… (1179-268). Learn More »

US WARTIME ENLISTED MAN’S KEPI WITH POST-WAR GAR MEDALS AND CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 93RD PENNSYLVAIA HOSPITAL STEWARD PRESENT AT GETTYSBURG

US WARTIME ENLISTED MAN’S KEPI WITH POST-WAR GAR MEDALS AND CORPS BADGE IDENTIFIED TO 93RD PENNSYLVAIA HOSPITAL STEWARD PRESENT AT GETTYSBURG

This small lot consists of several items relating to Emmor H. Bruce who served as a private and then Hospital Steward with the 93rd Pennsylvania and whose name appears on the regimental tablet of the… (2022-1779). Learn More »

CDV ANDREW JOHNSON

CDV ANDREW JOHNSON

Back-mark: E.T. Antony /New York. Bust portrait, slightly faded, image clear. Trimmed slightly along upper margin. Identification signature below, in ink: “Andy Johnson, Prest. Of the U.S.” In… (766-1794). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLANKET BROUGHT HOME BY 4TH WEST VIRGINIA CAVALRY TROOPER, WITH TROOPER’S DISCHARGE & TWO PHOTOS OF HIM AS AN OLDER MAN

CONFEDERATE BLANKET BROUGHT HOME BY 4TH WEST VIRGINIA CAVALRY TROOPER, WITH TROOPER’S DISCHARGE & TWO PHOTOS OF HIM AS AN OLDER MAN

Blanket is made of a thin coarse butternut brown wool with faded red end stripes along both edges and ends. The red stripes are formed by eight parallel rows of red stitching. Taken together the eight… (1179-163). Learn More »

CDV of FIRST LIEUTENANT FINNY R. LOOMIS of COMPANY K, 8th OHIO INFANTRY & 1902 G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON of the 8th O.V.I.

CDV of FIRST LIEUTENANT FINNY R. LOOMIS of COMPANY K, 8th OHIO INFANTRY & 1902 G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON of the 8th O.V.I.

This period CDV shows a bust view of first lieutenant Finny Loomis of the 8th Ohio Volunteers. On the reverse of this image, Lt. Loomis has signed the image in period ink. His inscription reads:… (2022-1174). Learn More »

$495.00
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NEW MODEL 1863 SHARPS CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO TROOPER IN 17TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY

NEW MODEL 1863 SHARPS CARBINE IDENTIFIED TO TROOPER IN 17TH ILLINOIS CAVALRY

The most famous, single-shot, percussion firearm used during the Civil War was the Sharps carbine, a .52 caliber, breechloading firearm invented and patented by Hartford, Connecticut native Christian… (22-25). Learn More »

WONDERFUL CONFEDERATE VETERAN’S UNIFORM IDENTIFIED TO ARKANSAS SOLDIER - JOHN J. TARVIN

WONDERFUL CONFEDERATE VETERAN’S UNIFORM IDENTIFIED TO ARKANSAS SOLDIER - JOHN J. TARVIN

This beautiful set includes a double-breasted gray frock coat with billion collar insignia, UCV buttons and matching gray trousers. The uniform is named to Dr. John J. Tarvin who served in the 24th… (1179-285). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR MUSLIN SHIRT ATTRIBUTED TO 21ST ILLINOIS MUSICIAN

CIVIL WAR MUSLIN SHIRT ATTRIBUTED TO 21ST ILLINOIS MUSICIAN

Shirt is made of white muslin throughout. It is of the pullover style with a pleated panel on the front. Center of the panel has three button placket with small white mother-of-pearl buttons. Shirt… (1179-181). Learn More »

AMES MANUFACTURED MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’d TO 166TH & 176TH NEW YORK OFFICER

AMES MANUFACTURED MODEL 1850 FIELD & STAFF OFFICER’S SWORD ID’d TO 166TH & 176TH NEW YORK OFFICER

This sword has a bright blade that exhibits light scattered mottling and very minor surface pitting in areas. The blade meas. approx. 32.00 inches long and is 1.08 inches wide at the ricasso. The… (1179-079). Learn More »

INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING QUARTERLY RETURNS OF ORDNANCE AND ORDANCE STORES - ID’D TO MAJOR EDMUND C. GILBERT, 152ND NEW YORK INFANTRY [POW ESCAPEE]

INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING QUARTERLY RETURNS OF ORDNANCE AND ORDANCE STORES - ID’D TO MAJOR EDMUND C. GILBERT, 152ND NEW YORK INFANTRY [POW ESCAPEE]

Published by Government Printing, Washington, DC., 1863. Owner signature, in ink (opposite Title page): “E. G. Gilbert / Capt. Co. G”.  140pp., forms. In brown buckram, 9” x 5.75, w/gilt spine… (480-267). Learn More »

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS VOL. II & III AND CDV, ID’D TO 1ST LIEUT. HORACE E. BAILEY, 144TH NEW YORK INFANTRY - WIA HONEY HILL, SC

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS VOL. II & III AND CDV, ID’D TO 1ST LIEUT. HORACE E. BAILEY, 144TH NEW YORK INFANTRY - WIA HONEY HILL, SC

By Brigadier-General Silas Casey, published by D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1862. 279, 183 pp., fldg. plates. In green buckram, 3.5” x 5, w/ gilt spine lettering. Both volumes exhibit moderate wear of… (480-263). Learn More »

$395.00
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IDENTIFICATION DISK OF PRIVATE GEORGE L. BROWN OF THE 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS, MORTALLY WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF PRIVATE GEORGE L. BROWN OF THE 12TH NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS, MORTALLY WOUNDED AT CHANCELLORSVILLE

These ID disks were offered by sutlers for private purchase to soldiers while in camp and typically were made of brass, tin, or pewter. Other ID badges are prevalent as well, some in the shape of a… (490-3754). Learn More »

RARE REGULATION CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY BLANKET IDENTIFIED TO 1ST MAINE LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

RARE REGULATION CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY BLANKET IDENTIFIED TO 1ST MAINE LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

One of the scarcer textile items of the Civil War is the regulation blanket. Besides the scarcity due to hard service and discarding during and after the war, these blankets would have had use for any… (1179-190). Learn More »

WORLD CLASS ID’D MARYLAND SOLDIER’S BOILER/MESS CUP WITH LID

WORLD CLASS ID’D MARYLAND SOLDIER’S BOILER/MESS CUP WITH LID

This is a wonderfully identified soldiers tinned iron boiler or mess cup with lid. The cup measures about 4.75 inches tall without the lid and is made with the handle secured by two rivets and solder… (1081-12). Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR ROBERT N. HULL, 66TH GEORGIA INFANTRY, WOUNDED AT FRANKLIN, KIA IN SOUTH CAROLINA

CDV OF MAJOR ROBERT N. HULL, 66TH GEORGIA INFANTRY, WOUNDED AT FRANKLIN, KIA IN SOUTH CAROLINA

Chest-up view of Major Robert Newton Hull in uniform. He wears a double-breasted jacket with collar and sleeve insignia just visible. The image is clear with good contrast. Corners of the mount have… (1139-330). Learn More »

CDV OF CHAPLAIN R.K. PORTER, COBB'S GEORGIA LEGION

CDV OF CHAPLAIN R.K. PORTER, COBB'S GEORGIA LEGION

Bust view of Confederate Chaplain R.K. Porter. The image is clear with light contrast. There is a period ink signature below the photo, "Yours affly / R.K. Porter". No photographer's backmark. Pencil… (1138-599). Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF A CAPTAIN IN THE STAUNTON HORSE LIGHT ARTILLERY

BUST VIEW CDV OF A CAPTAIN IN THE STAUNTON HORSE LIGHT ARTILLERY

View is of John H. McClanahan in the uniform of a Confederate captain. The contrast and clarity are poor due to overexposure of the negative and heavy foxing on the paper and mount. Facial features… (1138-996). Learn More »

$550.00
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INK SIGNED BUST VIEW OF WILLIAM B. RITTER OF THE HENRICO LIGHT ARTILLERY – LONG PERIOD INK INSCRIPTION ON THE REVERSE

INK SIGNED BUST VIEW OF WILLIAM B. RITTER OF THE HENRICO LIGHT ARTILLERY – LONG PERIOD INK INSCRIPTION ON THE REVERSE

CDV shows Ritter in a dark civilian suit posed in a slight right profile. Bottom of the image is signed in faint period ink “WM. BAILY RITTER, VIRGINIA.” Contrast and clarity is excellent. Paper… (1138-997). Learn More »

CDV OF STONEWALL BRIGADE CAPTAIN WITH PERIOD INK ID - BY REES OF RICHMOND

CDV OF STONEWALL BRIGADE CAPTAIN WITH PERIOD INK ID - BY REES OF RICHMOND

Image is a vignette bust view of John S. Harrison of Company D, 2nd Virginia Infantry in Confederate uniform. He wears a light-colored coat with the three parallel bars of a captain clearly visible on… (1138-991). Learn More »

CDV OF CAPTAIN EDWARD GRAHAM OF THE PETERSBURG HORSE ARTILLERY

CDV OF CAPTAIN EDWARD GRAHAM OF THE PETERSBURG HORSE ARTILLERY

Image is a late or early post-war view of Graham in a dark civilian suit with white shirt, dark bowtie and tinted cheeks. The contrast and clarity of the image are excellent. Mount and paper are very… (1138-980). Learn More »


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CASED PAIR 6th PLATE TINTYPES CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH WIFE AND SON

This pair of very clear tintypes is housed in a thermoplastic double case. On the left is a soldier in gray frock coat with brass buttons, seated arm-in-arm with a woman wearing a shawl who is certainly his wife. Both have their cheeks delicately… (1138-1854). Learn More »

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