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1863 ALS PUBLISHER CHARLES O. PERRINE TO CONNECTICUT ADJ. GEN. JOSEPH D. WILLIAMS

1863 ALS PUBLISHER CHARLES O. PERRINE TO CONNECTICUT ADJ. GEN. JOSEPH D. WILLIAMS

1 page letter in ink, measures 8” x 9 ¾”.  Dated Indianapolis, Indiana, May 25, 1863. The Library of Congress records several maps published by Perrine during the Civil War, including… (337-305). Learn More »

1862 ALS PROFESSOR HENRY B. SMITH, UNION THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN NEW YORK

1862 ALS PROFESSOR HENRY B. SMITH, UNION THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY IN NEW YORK

1 page letter in ink on blue paper; measures 4 15/16” x 7 7/8”. Dated “Union Theol. Semy. / New York / June 14, 1862”. Fine condition, all text legible. Fold lines; one minor ink smear approx.… (337-304). Learn More »

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER AND PORTRAIT ID’D TO 1ST LT. ANTHONY A. TAYLOR, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER AND PORTRAIT ID’D TO 1ST LT. ANTHONY A. TAYLOR, 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT

This small group of items is identified to 1st Lieutenant Anthony A. Taylor of Company a, 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry who received the Medal of Honor for actions at Chickamauga. The first item in the… (945-352). Learn More »

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

ACTS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA, PASSED IN 1861-62, INCLUDES THE CONFEDERATE CONSTITUTION - PRINTED IN RICHMOND – 1862, ID’D TO WILLIAM W. OLD, C.S. STAFF OFFICER

Marbled boards cover this war-era volume that was printed in Richmond by William F. Ritchie in 1862. Book contains four components. First section of book is titled, “PUBLIC OR GENERAL ACTS” and… (337-294). Learn More »

DUG CIVIL WAR ID DISK FOR 12TH PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES (41st PENNSYLVANIA) SOLDIER

DUG CIVIL WAR ID DISK FOR 12TH PENNSYLVANIA RESERVES (41st PENNSYLVANIA) SOLDIER

Front of the tag has a bust of General McClellan surrounded by “MAJOR GENERAL GEO. B. MCCLELLAN / WAR OF 1861.” Face is dark with gilt remaining in the low areas. Reverse is stamped “DANIEL… (1000-1836). Learn More »

A GRAMMAR OF THE LATIN LANGUAGE, ID’D TO RUSSELL P. POPE, GREENWOOD, VA

A GRAMMAR OF THE LATIN LANGUAGE, ID’D TO RUSSELL P. POPE, GREENWOOD, VA

By Wm. Bingham, Of the Bingham School. Published by Sterling, Campbell & Albright, Greensboro, NC, W. Hargrave White, 1863. Owner inscription, front eps, in pencil & ink: “Russell P. Pope/… (1000-1658). Learn More »

INFANTRY TACTICS/DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK — ID’D TO JOHN [?] A. BARKER, 5th MASSACHUSETTS VOL. MILITIA

INFANTRY TACTICS/DOUBLE AND SINGLE RANK — ID’D TO JOHN [?] A. BARKER, 5th MASSACHUSETTS VOL. MILITIA

By Bvt. Major-General Emory Upton, U.S. Army. Published by D. Appleton, New York, 1868. Owner ID inscription, front eps, in ink. 392 pp. In blue buckram, 3.75 x 5.75”, w/gilt spine lettering, above… (1000-1602). Learn More »

PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

PROMOTION CERTIFICATE - CORPORAL GEORGE W. THOMPSON, CO. “K”, 21ST KENTUCKY VETERAN VOLUNTEERS

Dated January 24, 1865, Huntsville, AL. Pre-printed form/ “To all who shall see these presents, greeting:” This certificate promotes George W. Thompson to the rank of corporal in Co. “K”, 21st… (998-470). Learn More »

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP OF CAVALRY

SOLDIER’S MEMORIAL FOR MEMBER OF THE ANDERSON TROOP OF CAVALRY

Memorial is in the original frame with the original wood backing. The top of the memorial is decorated with a spread-winged eagle with thirteen stars above it perched on crossed US flags. Beneath this… (945-333). Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL IRVIN McDOWELL

CDV OF GENERAL IRVIN McDOWELL

Image shows a waist-up view of General Irvin McDowell. He is wearing a double breasted frock coat with shoulder straps. Reverse has photographer’s imprint that reads, “CHARLES D. FREDRICKS &… (998-537). Learn More »

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

SCRAPBOOK PAGE WITH ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR ARTWORK BY MEMBER OF 1ST MASS. CAVALRY

This is a page separated from a scrapbook assembled by Pvt. Stanton P. Allen. The scrapbook was entitled “Down In Dixie” and the pages contain newspaper clippings run in the Troy (New York) Daily… (611-558). Learn More »

FRAMED 1907 PHOTO OF MEMBERS OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY WITH THEIR COMMANDING OFFICER’S DAUGHTERS

FRAMED 1907 PHOTO OF MEMBERS OF THE 15TH PENNSYLVANIA CAVALRY WITH THEIR COMMANDING OFFICER’S DAUGHTERS

Image shows 24 members of Company K, 15th Pennsylvania Cavalry posing with the daughters of their commanding officer Colonel and later Brigadier General William Jackson Palmer. The men are arranged in… (945-335). Learn More »

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

IDENTITY SHIELD FOR SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR SOLDIER FROM GEORGIA

This identity shield appears to have been dug in that the pin is gone from the back and its surface is dark. Boldly stamped on the face is “Co. K / 1st / GA. / Vols.” Around the edge of the shield… (M23794). Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1876 COPY OF THE 7TH INDIANA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

ORIGINAL 1876 COPY OF THE 7TH INDIANA REGIMENTAL HISTORY

Published in 1876 by the Herald Company, Steam Printers of LaPorte, Indiana and written by Thomas S. Cogley, late 1st Lieutenant of Company F. The mile long full title of this diminutive volume is… (522-304). Learn More »

$135.00
Originally $150.00

GETTYSBURG SKETCH OF THE WEIZNER FARM ON THE TANEYTOWN ROAD BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

GETTYSBURG SKETCH OF THE WEIZNER FARM ON THE TANEYTOWN ROAD BY 9TH MASS BATTERY VETERAN & ARTIST RICHARD HOLLAND

This full page black and white sketch shows a farm simply identified as “WEIZNER’S. Sketch meas. approx. 7.75 x 4.50 inches. The sketch is looking up a farm lane that is lined on each side by a… (955-51). Learn More »

TINTYPE OF SOLDIER – 65TH NEW YORK WITH 1881 SHAKO

TINTYPE OF SOLDIER – 65TH NEW YORK WITH 1881 SHAKO

Image shows a three-quarter standing view of a well-dressed soldier wearing a dark colored frock coat with epaulettes, waist belt, crossed belts, and 1881 spiked helmet with shako. He holds his rifle… (172-5129). Learn More »

THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT ID’D TO CORPORAL JAMES TANNER, 87TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

THE TRIAL OF JOHN H. SURRATT ID’D TO CORPORAL JAMES TANNER, 87TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Published by the U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1967. 2 volumes, 1383 pp. Brown buckram, rebound brown leather spines, w/gilt trim and black spine labels. Exhibits light wear and… (959-03). Learn More »

AUTOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL SILAS STRINGHAM

AUTOGRAPH OF ADMIRAL SILAS STRINGHAM

Signature in ink reads, “OCTO. 20/51, S.H. STRINGHAM, CAPTAIN, U.S.N.”. Entirely legible, on clipped paper that measures 3 5/8” x ¾”. Paper has brown spotting at top left. Signature remains… (913-77). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF GEORGE P. HOYT, 7TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTO OF GEORGE P. HOYT, 7TH NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

A striking image of a soldier who did not live through the war. Photo is a waist-up view of George P. Hoyt of the 7th New Hampshire Infantry. He is wearing a jacket with a stand-up collar and brass… (172-4736). Learn More »

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ALEXANDER MARTIN SULLIVAN, 1878

LETTER WITH SIGNATURE OF ALEXANDER MARTIN SULLIVAN, 1878

Letter reads,“13, May 1878, Dear Sir, By a curious blunder, I have in complying with your request, written 13th of April instead of 13th of March-  on the enclosed. Yours faithfully, A.M. Sullivan,… (L12058). Learn More »


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CIVIL WAR ERA BRASS TRUMPET FOR MOUNTED TROOPS

This is regulation style brass trumpet for mounted troops with a double loop to the tube, which is cylindrical and of relatively uniform diameter for most of its length. Both instruments had a floating garland to the bell. These are distinct from the… (490-3653). Learn More »

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