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CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL FITZHUGH LEE

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL FITZHUGH LEE

Carte de visite photograph of Fitz Lee in uniform. Chest up view wearing double-breasted frock with collar insignia visible; very long beard overall. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount… (1139-254). Learn More »

CDV OF 1ST TENNESSEE CHAPLAIN AND SURGEON DR. CHARLES TODD QUINTARD -BORN IN CONNECTICUT FOUGHT FOR THE SOUTH

CDV OF 1ST TENNESSEE CHAPLAIN AND SURGEON DR. CHARLES TODD QUINTARD -BORN IN CONNECTICUT FOUGHT FOR THE SOUTH

Image is a waist-up view of Quintard in the vestments of an Episcopal minister. Contrast and clarity are good. Paper and mount are also good however the upper left of the paper shows some light… (1138-899). Learn More »

CDV OF CHARLES F. HENNINGSEN, 59th VIRGINIA INFANTRY

CDV OF CHARLES F. HENNINGSEN, 59th VIRGINIA INFANTRY

This CDV photograph is a three-quarter standing view of Henningsen wearing a dark, civilian frock coat. Image is clear with good contrast; dark background. A single dark stain on the image that barely… (1138-943). Learn More »

WARTIME CDV OF WILLIAM D. SIMPSON 14TH SOUTH CAROLINA LIEUTENANT COLONEL, CONFEDERATE CONGRESSMAN AND SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR

WARTIME CDV OF WILLIAM D. SIMPSON 14TH SOUTH CAROLINA LIEUTENANT COLONEL, CONFEDERATE CONGRESSMAN AND SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR

Waist-up view of Simpson in a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with the three horizontal bars of a captain’s rank clearly visible on his collar. Under the image in a fine period pencil is… (1139-404). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE NAVY PAYMASTER

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE NAVY PAYMASTER

CDV is of William E. Deacon sated at a cloth covered table on which rests his stovepipe hat. He wears a dark civilian jacket with light vest and trousers. Contrast and clarity are good. Mount and… (1138-1376). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE COMMANDER MATTHEW FONTAINE MAURY

SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE COMMANDER MATTHEW FONTAINE MAURY

CDV is a full-seated view of Maury in a dark civilian suit posed in a partial right profile. Clarity is good. Contrast is a bit grainy. Paper has very light surface dirt. Lower mount corners are… (1138-1401B). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF SENATOR CHARLES SUMNER BY BRADY

BUST VIEW OF SENATOR CHARLES SUMNER BY BRADY

CDV is a bust view of Senator Charles Sumner in left profile. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount is good. Paper is slightly toned. Bottom of mount is marked BRADY… WASHINGTON. Reverse has a… (1139-383). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE SURGEON DR. HOPSON

CDV OF CONFEDERATE SURGEON DR. HOPSON

Image is a CDV bust view of a bearded gentleman identified only as “DR. HOPSON.” He wears a long beard over the dark collar of a light-colored jacket. Contrast and clarity is very good. Mount and… (1138-1439). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED 23rd WISCONSIN BOWIE KNIFE: “DEATH TO TRAITORS”

IDENTIFIED 23rd WISCONSIN BOWIE KNIFE: “DEATH TO TRAITORS”

This double-edged spearpoint Bowie or side knife is 12 inches long overall and has a 7-inch blade measure 1-inch wide at the guard. It has German silver mounts: a flat crossguard with scalloped edges… (2022-1061). Learn More »

POST-WAR VETERANS BADGE FOR MEMBER OF THE 6TH IOWA CAVALRY

POST-WAR VETERANS BADGE FOR MEMBER OF THE 6TH IOWA CAVALRY

Three-piece white metal badge for H. P. Wiltse of Company L, 6th Iowa Cavalry. The badge consists of two scroll shaped bars and a shield shaped drop. The top bar is stamped with “CO. L” at center… (480-277). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN W. FRAZER

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN W. FRAZER

Carte de visite photograph of Frazer in uniform. Chest up view wearing single-breasted frock with collar insignia visible. Image is clear and slightly light in contrast. Mount remains in very good,… (1139-265). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL SIMON B. BUCKNER

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL SIMON B. BUCKNER

Carte de visite photograph of Buckner in uniform. Seated studio view wearing double-breasted frock with collar insignia and shoulder straps visible. He holds a sword across his lap. An officer's kepi… (1139-204). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL DAVID E. TWIGGS

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL DAVID E. TWIGGS

Carte de visite photograph of Twiggs in pre-Civil War dress uniform. Seated studio view wearing double-breasted frock with dress shoulder epaulettes as well as sash and belt. Image is clear with good… (1139-207). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL & CONGRESSMAN MILLEDGE L. BONHAM

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL & CONGRESSMAN MILLEDGE L. BONHAM

Carte de visite photograph of Bonham in civilian clothes. Waist up view. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount has two bottom corners trimmed. Pencil identifications on front and back.… (1139-202). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL BENJAMIN F. CHEATHAM

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL BENJAMIN F. CHEATHAM

Carte de visite photograph of Cheatham in uniform. Chest up view wearing dark double-breasted frock with collar and shoulder insignia visible. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount remains in… (1139-267). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE PRESIDENT JEFFERSON F. DAVIS

CDV OF CONFEDERATE PRESIDENT JEFFERSON F. DAVIS

Carte de visite second generation photograph of Davis. Standing studio view. This is a second generation photo and the bottom edge of the original image is clearly seen in this copy. Image is clear… (1139-260). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL AMBROSE P. HILL

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL AMBROSE P. HILL

Carte de visite photograph of Hill in uniform. Bust view wearing frock with collar insignia just visible. Image is clear with fair contrast. Mount remains in good shape. Photographer's backmark,… (1139-237). Learn More »

CDV OF TEXAS SENATOR LOUIS T. WIGFALL

CDV OF TEXAS SENATOR LOUIS T. WIGFALL

Carte de visite photograph of Wigfall in civilian clothes. Chest-up view. Image is clear with very good contrast. Pencil identification on back. Photographer's backmark, D. Appleton & Co., New… (1139-205). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL NATHANIEL H. HARRIS

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL NATHANIEL H. HARRIS

Carte de visite photograph of Harris in uniform. Bust view wearing frock with collar insignia just visible. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount is trimmed. Pencil identifications on front… (1139-221). Learn More »

HONORABLE DISCHARGE MEDAL OF GEORGE L. JAMES,  CO. A 11th WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

HONORABLE DISCHARGE MEDAL OF GEORGE L. JAMES, CO. A 11th WEST VIRGINIA INFANTRY

The state of West Virginia authorized medals for its Union veterans in 1866. Some 26,099 were produced by A. Demarest of New York, die-sinker and engraver, with J. Sigel finishing the dies. These were… (844-07). Learn More »


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VERY SCARCE 1799-1800 SWAN CONTRACT VIRGINIA MILITIA REGIMENTALLY MARKED MUSKET: 42nd REGIMENT, PITTSYLVANIA

This musket is stamped “42. VA. REGT. PITTSYLVANIA” on the barrel, was later altered to percussion and then shortened for use in the civilian market. It is a scarce survivor from muskets delivered to Virginia by Jame Swan of Boston in January… (1000-241). Learn More »

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