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CDV OF ROBERT W. FRAZER, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS - MORTALLY WOUNDED AT JONESBORO

CDV OF ROBERT W. FRAZER, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS - MORTALLY WOUNDED AT JONESBORO

Carte de vista of Frazer. Full-standing studio view wearing vest, short jacket, trousers, and holding kepi in hand. Image is clear with good contrast. Red tint details on the vest, jacket, and… (1139-367). Learn More »

DATED CDV OF CONFEDERATE ENGINEER COLONEL DAVID B. HARRIS BY REES OF RICHMOND

DATED CDV OF CONFEDERATE ENGINEER COLONEL DAVID B. HARRIS BY REES OF RICHMOND

Image is a straight-on bust view of Harris in a light-colored civilian suit with a dark fold down collar. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount is good but the paper has light scattered foxing… (1138-975). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF CONFEDERATE ARTILLERYMAN BY REES OF RICHMOND

FULL STANDING CDV OF CONFEDERATE ARTILLERYMAN BY REES OF RICHMOND

This full standing view is of Harrison W. Burton of Buckingham County, Virginia. He is posed leaning against the base of a column. He wears a dark Mexican War era forage cap or “wheel cap” with a… (1138-999). Learn More »

1868 DATED INK SIGNED CDV OF VIRGINIA ARTILLERYMAN WOUNDED AT SPOTSYLVANIA – BY REES OF RICHMOND

1868 DATED INK SIGNED CDV OF VIRGINIA ARTILLERYMAN WOUNDED AT SPOTSYLVANIA – BY REES OF RICHMOND

Image is a chest-up view of George D. Thaxton, formerly of the Richmond Howitzers, in a dark civilian suit posed in a slight left profile. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Paper and mount are very… (1138-1002). Learn More »

WAIST-UP VIEW OF CONFEDERATE ORDNANCE SERGEANT FROM VIRGINIA’S LETCHER LIGHT ARTILLERY

WAIST-UP VIEW OF CONFEDERATE ORDNANCE SERGEANT FROM VIRGINIA’S LETCHER LIGHT ARTILLERY

CDV is of Charles J. MacMurdo of Capt. Brander’s Company of the Letcher Light Artillery of Pegram’s Battalion, Army of Northern Virginia. He is seated and posed in a slight left profile. He wears… (1138-967). Learn More »

PRESENTATION SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1 PRESENTED TO MATTHEW WATERS OF THE 18th MAINE INFANTRY & BATTERY D OF THE 1st MAINE HEAVY ARTILLERY

PRESENTATION SMITH & WESSON MODEL 1 PRESENTED TO MATTHEW WATERS OF THE 18th MAINE INFANTRY & BATTERY D OF THE 1st MAINE HEAVY ARTILLERY

Here we have a killer Smith & Wesson Model 1 Second Issue. Although this seven-shot revolver has seen much use, it’s seen the trials and tribulations of a soldier in the defenses of Washington,… (490-2969). Learn More »

$4,500.00
ON HOLD

INSCRIBED CONFEDERATE CANTEEN OF LIEUTENANT WILLIAM DUNLAP, CO. C 24th ALABAMA, WOUNDED IN ACTION IN THE BATTLE OF ATLANTA JULY 22, 1864

INSCRIBED CONFEDERATE CANTEEN OF LIEUTENANT WILLIAM DUNLAP, CO. C 24th ALABAMA, WOUNDED IN ACTION IN THE BATTLE OF ATLANTA JULY 22, 1864

This is the classic Confederate wood drum canteen, modeled on canteens dating as early as the Revolutionary War, inexpensive and easy to manufacture using lathe-turned round wood faces with thin… (1176-03). Learn More »

$3,750.00
ON HOLD

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN F. REYNOLDS, KIA AT GETTYSBURG

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN F. REYNOLDS, KIA AT GETTYSBURG

Bust view of Reynolds. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps. Image is clear with good contrast and detail. A modern pencil identification is under the photo on front. Pencil notes and… (1139-143). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL WILLIAM “BULL” NELSON

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL WILLIAM “BULL” NELSON

Oval waist-up view of Nelson. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps. Second generation image is clear with good detail. Period ink identification along lower edge of the mount.… (1139-117). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN M. BRANNAN

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN M. BRANNAN

Oval bust view of Brannan. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps. Image is clear with good detail. Old ink identification is under the photo on front. Plain mount with no backmark.… (1139-118). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN POPE

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN POPE

Three-quarter standing studio view of Pope. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps. Image is clear with good detail. A pencil identification is under the photo on front and another on… (1139-122). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL DAVID HUNTER

Waist-up studio view of Hunter. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps. Image is clear with good detail. A pencil identification is under the photo on front. Mount and image show light… (1139-111). Learn More »

MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

Simon Backus Bissell was born in Fairlee, Vt., on October 28, 1808. He was appointed Midshipman on November 6, 1824, Passed Midshipman on June 4 1831, and Lieutenant December 9, 1837. At the beginning… (870-63). Learn More »

$7,200.00
Originally $8,000.00

US MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER BY AMES ID’D TO BUGLER JOHN B. WALLACE, BATTERY D,  1ST WEST VIRGINIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

US MODEL 1840 ARTILLERY SABER BY AMES ID’D TO BUGLER JOHN B. WALLACE, BATTERY D, 1ST WEST VIRGINIA LIGHT ARTILLERY

Identified Civil War Ames Model 1840 artillery saber in very good condition. Made for artillery mounted units, this edged weapon is stamped on the obverse ricasso of the blade with a clear stamping… (870-619). Learn More »

$4,000.00
Originally $4,500.00
ON HOLD

CIVIL WAR EAGLE POMMEL PRESENTATION SWORD BY PATIENTS AT MOWER GENERAL HOSPITAL TO DR. J.A.C. HANLY, MARCH 20th, 1863

CIVIL WAR EAGLE POMMEL PRESENTATION SWORD BY PATIENTS AT MOWER GENERAL HOSPITAL TO DR. J.A.C. HANLY, MARCH 20th, 1863

Mower General Hospital, first known as Chestnut Hill Hospital, was one of the largest U.S. General Hospitals. Planned and built in 1862, it opened in early 1863 and could hold 3600 patients. Covering… (870-613). Learn More »

$5,400.00
Originally $6,000.00

MEXICAN WAR PRESENTATION SWORD OF CAPTAIN JAMES DILL GALBRAITH, OF NATCHEZ, MISSISSIPPI, BY THE SPARROW VOLUNTEERS: CO. E, 4th REGIMENT, PERSIFOR F. SMITH’S BRIGADE OF LOUISIANA VOLUNTEERS, MAY 1846

MEXICAN WAR PRESENTATION SWORD OF CAPTAIN JAMES DILL GALBRAITH, OF NATCHEZ, MISSISSIPPI, BY THE SPARROW VOLUNTEERS: CO. E, 4th REGIMENT, PERSIFOR F. SMITH’S BRIGADE OF LOUISIANA VOLUNTEERS, MAY 1846

Presentation of this sword on May 15, 1846, at New Orleans, just before the company, with Galbraith in command, left for the Rio Grande, is reported in the May 20, 1846, edition of the Mississippi… (870-205). Learn More »

FOLK ART POWDER HORN WITH WONDERFUL U.S. EAGLE BY C.J. AVINGER, LIKELY ORANGEBURG, S.C.

FOLK ART POWDER HORN WITH WONDERFUL U.S. EAGLE BY C.J. AVINGER, LIKELY ORANGEBURG, S.C.

This powder horn shows old insect damage with losses to the horn and a missing plug, but has a very impressive American eagle carved on it, not affected by the losses, stretching out its wings over… (766-1755). Learn More »

CDV OF WILLIAM C.D. VAUGHT, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS

CDV OF WILLIAM C.D. VAUGHT, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS

Bust view wearing double-breasted frock. Image is clear with good contrast. Buttons have been gilted and the cheeks lightly tinted. No photographer's backmark. Extensive pencil notes by Mr. Turner on… (1138-673). Learn More »

CDV OF T.J. WHITE, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS

CDV OF T.J. WHITE, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS

Full-standing studio view wearing military vest, short jacket, trousers, and a belt with two-piece "tongue and wreath" buckle. His kepi on table next to him shows crossed cannon insignia with "W" and… (1138-695). Learn More »

CDV OF ALEXANDER D. BARROW, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS & 13TH LOUISIANA INFANTRY

CDV OF ALEXANDER D. BARROW, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY OF NEW ORLEANS & 13TH LOUISIANA INFANTRY

Full-standing studio view wearing civilian vest and trousers under his military short jacket. Image is clear with very good contrast. Photographer's backmark, Anderson & Turner, New Orleans.… (1138-696). Learn More »


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