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IMAGE OF CONTRACT SURGEON ATTRIBUTED TO DR. MARY WALKER PHOTO ALBUM

IMAGE OF CONTRACT SURGEON ATTRIBUTED TO DR. MARY WALKER PHOTO ALBUM

Image shows a balding gray bearded man in a dark suit. View is a vignette bust image of Surgeon M. C. Kellogg. Image is good with excellent contrast and surface is mostly clean. Reverse has period… (1054-930). Learn More »

POST-WAR CDV IMAGE OF MEDAL OF HONOR RECEIPIANT SERGEANT BATES

POST-WAR CDV IMAGE OF MEDAL OF HONOR RECEIPIANT SERGEANT BATES

Full standing view of Sergeant Norman Bates in uniform holding a large American flag on a staff. Bates is wearing a dark frock coat and trousers. The coat has an odd variant od Sergeant’s chevrons… (1054-994). Learn More »

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

2ND LIEUTENANT’S COMMISSION – JOSEPH W. BREWSER, 11TH ILLINOIS INFANTRY

Illinois commission certificate for Joseph W. Brewster, appointing him a second lieutenant in Company A, 11th Illinois Volunteer Infantry Regiment.  Joseph originally enlisted as a private in the… (1054-874). Learn More »

CDV OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

CDV OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

Three-quarter standing CDV of Lieutenant Hillary Beyer. Image shows Beyer cradling his Model 1850 Foot Office’s sword in his left arm. He wears a dark frock coat, sash and sword belt with eagle… (224-466). Learn More »

MILITIA RIFLE COMPANY STORAGE CHEST ABOUT 1825-1845

MILITIA RIFLE COMPANY STORAGE CHEST ABOUT 1825-1845

A very scarce U.S. militia rifle company’s storage chest. This measures 31.75 inches wide, 17 inches deep and stands 12.5 inches tall. It has excellent original period forest green paint with… (30-2147). Learn More »

CDV OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

CDV OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Image is a three-quarter standing view of Alfred Ballinger as a 2nd Lieutenant. He wears a dark shell jacket with shoulder straps, dark military vest and light trousers. His forage cap is on a… (224-463). Learn More »

STATE OF MARYLAND FEDERAL DISCHARGE / BOUNTY CERTIFICATE - SERGEANT DALLAS M. LEE, CO. D, 2ND REGIMENT MARYLAND VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

STATE OF MARYLAND FEDERAL DISCHARGE / BOUNTY CERTIFICATE - SERGEANT DALLAS M. LEE, CO. D, 2ND REGIMENT MARYLAND VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

This group includes the following papers pertaining to the discharge and bounty payment due to Dallas M. Lee: [1] “To all Whom it May Concern” copy of  Lee’s discharge from “United States… (L13568). Learn More »

$165.00
Originally $200.00

IDENTIFIED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH - GEORGE A. MARSDEN, 1ST & 2ND US SHARPSHOOTERS

IDENTIFIED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH - GEORGE A. MARSDEN, 1ST & 2ND US SHARPSHOOTERS

Very nice post war bust view image in civilian dresss measures 6 1/4" x 8 1/4" on 10 3/8" x 12 5/8" mount. Slight waviness to mount; light scattered soiling. Period ink ID, "George A. Marsden,… (336-52). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $195.00

MODEL 1816 CONE CONVERSION MUSKET TENTATIVELY IDENTIFIED TO J. N. VANCE, 30TH MISSISSIPPI SOLDIER

MODEL 1816 CONE CONVERSION MUSKET TENTATIVELY IDENTIFIED TO J. N. VANCE, 30TH MISSISSIPPI SOLDIER

Musket is a smoothbore .69 single shot muzzleloader in overall good condition. The barrel has a surface that is mostly dark with streaks of lighter areas. The brass blade front sight is mounted on the… (1000-107). Learn More »

POST-WAR ID’D 5TH CORPS, 3RD DIVISION 14K GOLD BADGE- JOHN C.S. BURGER, 133rd NEW YORK & 12TH VETERAN RESERVE CORPS

POST-WAR ID’D 5TH CORPS, 3RD DIVISION 14K GOLD BADGE- JOHN C.S. BURGER, 133rd NEW YORK & 12TH VETERAN RESERVE CORPS

Gold corps badge features blue enamel inserts, while reverse side has engraved lettering that reads, “COMMANDER 1884, PRESENTED TO PAST POST CMDR. J.C.S. BURGER, BY KIT CARSON POST NO. 2, G.A.R.… (M26102). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA COMMISSARY SERGEANT

FULL STANDING CDV OF 90TH PENNSYLVANIA COMMISSARY SERGEANT

Image shows William H. Crouse wearing a dark 9- button shell jacket devoid of any piping with Commissary Sergeant Stripes on each sleeve and a buttoned belt loop on the left side. He also wears light… (224-462). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED CDV OF 4TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

IDENTIFIED CDV OF 4TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY SOLDIER

This image is a Civil War period CDV copy of a tintype. The original tintype included two soldiers and this CDV copy was made to focus on just one of the two. Image shows Willis F. Ward of Company C,… (475-276). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $75.00

CDV OF PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

CDV OF PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER WOUNDED AT FREDERICKSBURG

Bust image of John A. Griffin in what looks to be a dark sack or civilian coat open at the collar with a light colored vest underneath. Image is clear with excellent contrast and has only light… (224-464). Learn More »

C1859-60 ENGINEER’S SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO S. FRICK, 11TH REGIMENT

C1859-60 ENGINEER’S SHAKO IDENTIFIED TO S. FRICK, 11TH REGIMENT

The label pasted to the underside of the shako reads, “F. DEEC(KEN) MANUFACTURER & DEALER IN MILITARY GOODS No. 243 BOWERY” gives us an exact date of 1859-60 according to the Directory of… (33-272). Learn More »

PAIR OF SMITH PATENT 1ST LIEUTENANT SHOULDER STRAPS ATTRIBUTED TO 147TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

PAIR OF SMITH PATENT 1ST LIEUTENANT SHOULDER STRAPS ATTRIBUTED TO 147TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Straps have the usual convex stamped brass false embroidered single border. The surfaces of each have a nice patina. The blue wool rank field has faded to a purple color. One strap has a fair amount… (33-347). Learn More »

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - PRESIDENT LINCOLN'S CABINET MEMBERS

SELECTION OF SIGNATURES - PRESIDENT LINCOLN'S CABINET MEMBERS

The following signatures are all on signature cards and are not clipped from documents. Each card is pasted to a sheet from an autograph album. The cards generally measure 3” x 1.75”. These… (215-). Learn More »

CDV OF 139TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER LIEUTENANT SAMUEL HARPER

CDV OF 139TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER LIEUTENANT SAMUEL HARPER

This bust view CDV was identified from another image in a well-known private collection and from a post-war image found on the internet. Bust image shows Harper as a 2nd Lieutenant. Only the first few… (224-381). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED - MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL BUTTERFIELD

AUTOGRAPH NOTE SIGNED - MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL BUTTERFIELD

Dated “___ Jan 22/62.” Addressed to “Capt Thos J Ho___(?)” Single page, in ink, 4.625 x 5, mounted on white card, 8.375”  x  5.125”. Exhibits foldmarks, and tiny stain in lower left… (215-236). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH SIGNATURE (CUT)— CYRUS W. FIELD

AUTOGRAPH SIGNATURE (CUT)— CYRUS W. FIELD

In ink, mounted on white card, 5 x 2.75”. Exhibits one tiny chip along upper margin. Else VG, and crisply legible. Inscription signature (neatly clipped from letter): “Very Truly your friend/… (215-231). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH INSCRIPTION (CUT) — FRANKLIN PIERCE, 14TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

AUTOGRAPH INSCRIPTION (CUT) — FRANKLIN PIERCE, 14TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES

Dated “Oct. 19th, 1864.” In ink, on white paper w/black border margins, left and wright, measuring 3 x 5”. Exhibits one light but small and minor smudge, else clean and entirely legible. VG… (215-226). Learn More »


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RARE CONFEDERATE “THREE SQUARE” SOCKET BAYONET

This is an excavated example of a Confederate-made musket socket bayonet.  Measuring 21” overall with a 2.75” socket.  This was made for an early .69 caliber musket with a bayonet lug mounted on the bottom of the barrel; as the bridge is on the… (2022-459). Learn More »

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