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IDENTIFIED GROUPING OF ARTIFACTS BELONGING TO PRIVATE JABEZ B. OLES 144th NY INFANTRY AND 1st NY ENGINEERS

IDENTIFIED GROUPING OF ARTIFACTS BELONGING TO PRIVATE JABEZ B. OLES 144th NY INFANTRY AND 1st NY ENGINEERS

This grouping comes from a respected central New York collection with an identification that is verbal, but trustworthy and includes the soldier’s regulation issue canteen with his initials… (480-178). Learn More »

$2,025.00
Originally $2,250.00

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 ½” x 2” piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was wounded… (M25314). Learn More »

U.S. 1834 OFFICER’S SWORD OF MAJOR R.M. KIRBY U.S. ARMY WITH 6th PLATE AMBROTYPE BY REES OF SON JOSEPH L.S. KIRBY AS C.S. ARMY 2nd LIEUTENANT WITH THIS VERY SWORD, PART OF AN EXTENSIVE FAMILY ARCHIVE

U.S. 1834 OFFICER’S SWORD OF MAJOR R.M. KIRBY U.S. ARMY WITH 6th PLATE AMBROTYPE BY REES OF SON JOSEPH L.S. KIRBY AS C.S. ARMY 2nd LIEUTENANT WITH THIS VERY SWORD, PART OF AN EXTENSIVE FAMILY ARCHIVE

This substantial archive descended in the family of Joseph Lee Smith Kirby (4 Nov. 1841- 28 July 1933,) who left West Point to join the Confederate Army in 1861 and was among the last to surrender in… (870-310). Learn More »

$31,500.00
Originally $35,000.00

VERY EARLY WAR PRESENTATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD BY ENOCH Q. FELLOWS, ADJUTANT 1st NEW HAMPSHIRE

VERY EARLY WAR PRESENTATION FOOT OFFICER’S SWORD BY ENOCH Q. FELLOWS, ADJUTANT 1st NEW HAMPSHIRE

This Model 1850 Foot Officer’s Sword bears a presentation that must date between April and August 1861. The sword is the regulation pattern for lieutenants and captains serving on foot and follows… (766-1548). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN

CDV is of Morgan in a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with general’s rank on the collar. Clarity is good but the contrast is a bit light. Paper has light surface dirt and a light period ink… (1138-405). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL THOMAS CLINGMAN

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL THOMAS CLINGMAN

Chest-up lithograph view of Clingman in an idealized general’s uniform. Contrast and clarity is good. Mount and paper have light surface dirt. Paper has a small scratch near the General’s… (1138-91). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF COLONEL JOHN S. MOSBY IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

BUST VIEW OF COLONEL JOHN S. MOSBY IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

Image is of Mosby in a slight left profile wearing a dark heavy civilian overcoat. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount and paper are good. Reverse is blank but does have some collector… (1138-387). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HENRY A. WISE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HENRY A. WISE

Standing studio view of Wise in civilian clothes. He holds a top hat in his hand. “Brady N.Y.” is visible is lower edge of the image. Photograph is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s… (1138-565). Learn More »

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR JOHN L. MANNING

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR JOHN L. MANNING

This image is a waist-up view of Manning. Image is clear with very good contrast. Nice mount with pencil "Manning" below image. Photographer's backmark in form of printed paper label is pasted to the… (1138-1596). Learn More »

CDV OF THREE SLAVE CHILDREN

CDV OF THREE SLAVE CHILDREN

This image is one of several that were popular during the war showing white children who, because of their African-American blood and mixed racial heritage, had been held as slaves in New Orleans. The… (224-585). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR & SOLDIER WILLIAM SPRAGUE

SEATED VIEW OF RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR & SOLDIER WILLIAM SPRAGUE

Image shows Sprague seated wearing a dark double-breasted frock coat with a high black felt collar and black felt cuffs. Thrown over his shoulders is a matching dark cape. Image has very good contrast… (224-577). Learn More »

CDV OF US NAVY VETERAN AND DOUBLE AMPUTEE BERNARD TOBY / TOBEY & SON – STANTON’S DISPATCH REGARDING VICTORY AT SECOND BATTLE OF FORT FISHER

CDV OF US NAVY VETERAN AND DOUBLE AMPUTEE BERNARD TOBY / TOBEY & SON – STANTON’S DISPATCH REGARDING VICTORY AT SECOND BATTLE OF FORT FISHER

Carte featuring uniformed sailor and double amputee Bernard Toby / Tobey (name spelled variously), with both arms missing below the elbow, having ribbons on his shirt and a strapped “hurdy-gurdy”,… (224-584). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED US WORLD WAR TWO MILITARY POLICE MUSICIAN’S GROUPING WITH CASED BUGLE

IDENTIFIED US WORLD WAR TWO MILITARY POLICE MUSICIAN’S GROUPING WITH CASED BUGLE

The items in this grouping are identified to Private James S. Pittra who served as a musician in a Military Police Battalion band in the United States during World War Two. James Stanley Pittra was… (380-20). Learn More »

REVEREND GENERAL AND FIGHTING CHAPLAIN: 1860 STAFF SWORD PRESENTED IN 1861 BY HIS STUDENTS TO REVEREND J.B. VAN PETTEN: CHAPLAIN TO FIELD OFFICER AND BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL, WOUNDED IN ACTION AT THIRD WINCHESTER AND CITED FOR GALLANT CONDUCT

REVEREND GENERAL AND FIGHTING CHAPLAIN: 1860 STAFF SWORD PRESENTED IN 1861 BY HIS STUDENTS TO REVEREND J.B. VAN PETTEN: CHAPLAIN TO FIELD OFFICER AND BREVET BRIGADIER GENERAL, WOUNDED IN ACTION AT THIRD WINCHESTER AND CITED FOR GALLANT CONDUCT

Changing from a non-combatant chaplain charged with saving souls to a field-grade combat officer responsible for taking lives, and then returning to civilian life in academia obviously requires some… (870-397). Learn More »

$5,850.00
Originally $6,500.00

BEAUTIFUL ANTIETAM PRESENTATION CANE

BEAUTIFUL ANTIETAM PRESENTATION CANE

The presentation is relief carved in raised letters in three spirals winding downward on the cane. The first is in a swallowtail banner reading, “T.F. OVERINGTON. PHIL.” underneath which, in… (490-2641). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD OUTDOOR ALBUMEN PHOTO OF A MILITARY PARADE ON THE BOSTON COMMON

CIVIL WAR PERIOD OUTDOOR ALBUMEN PHOTO OF A MILITARY PARADE ON THE BOSTON COMMON

This large format outdoor albumen photograph has great clarity and tones, and lots of detail to draw one in. We have firmly identified the spot as the Boston Common: the same buildings in the… (480-165). Learn More »

$1,125.00
Originally $1,250.00

SWORD PRESENTED TO LT. JOHN J. POPE, A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

SWORD PRESENTED TO LT. JOHN J. POPE, A MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WOUNDED AT PETERSBURG

Officer’s cavalry sabre inscribed between the top mount and throat, "Presented to /  Lt. J. Foster Pope / 14th Regt. Mass. Vols. / by / his late mess mates of / Co. A Mass. 13th / Apr 15th… (870-252). Learn More »

$5,200.00
Originally $5,800.00

ID'D CDV - CAPT. WILLIAM L. MALLORY, SHERIDAN'S CHIEF OF COMMISSARY

ID'D CDV - CAPT. WILLIAM L. MALLORY, SHERIDAN'S CHIEF OF COMMISSARY

Half length seated view in civilian clothes of Capt William L Mallory. Period ink inscription on the back reads "Capt. W. L. Mallory, Chief of Commissary, Staff of Gen. Sheridan." Backmark is Walter… (558-760). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

FULL STANDING SIGNED CDV OF 81ST & 156TH OHIO CAPTAIN RICHARD Y. LANIUS

FULL STANDING SIGNED CDV OF 81ST & 156TH OHIO CAPTAIN RICHARD Y. LANIUS

Nice photo of Richard Y. Lanius posed with one hand resting on a chair. The bearded officer wears a dark frock coat with captain’s shoulder straps and light trousers. He holds his forage cap in his… (766-1153). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00

CDV OF 81ST OHIO & 110TH USCT QUARTERMASTER JEREMIAH C. GROFF

CDV OF 81ST OHIO & 110TH USCT QUARTERMASTER JEREMIAH C. GROFF

Image is a bust view of Jeremiah C. Groff. He wears a dark sack coat and dark shirt with white collar. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount is good. Paper has a small chip and curl at lower left… (766-1142). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00


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TIFFANY PRESENTATION SWORD TO WILLIAM S. MARBLE, 7th CONNECTICUT VOLS, WIA BERMUDA HUNDRED, IN COMMAND OF THE REGT. AT FT. FISHER

Tiffany & Company is acknowledged as the finest producer of presentation swords in the 1860s and this is good example of their work, showing detailed craftsmanship and refined taste. The deeply cast, chased, and engraved mounts along with the… (870-172). Learn More »

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