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1863 DATED WALKING STOCK IDENTIFIED TO MARYLAND GOVERNOR AUGUSTUS W. BRADFORD

1863 DATED WALKING STOCK IDENTIFIED TO MARYLAND GOVERNOR AUGUSTUS W. BRADFORD

Attractive wooden walking stick we believe to be made of ebony, with a gold knob at top. The walking stick meas. approx. 33.50 inches long. The bottom end is missing the finial but the top has a very… (766-1824). Learn More »

CRIMEAN WAR CAMPAIGN MEDAL WITH SEBASTOPOL BAR IDENTIFIED TO ARTILLERYMAN IN THE 8TH COMPANY, 6TH BATTALION

CRIMEAN WAR CAMPAIGN MEDAL WITH SEBASTOPOL BAR IDENTIFIED TO ARTILLERYMAN IN THE 8TH COMPANY, 6TH BATTALION

Ribbon is powder blue with a yellow border on each side. Ribbon is folded over and taped down on the reverse. Ribbon is in excellent condition and looks to be original. Attached to the ribbon is an… (480-321). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE BLANKET BROUGHT HOME BY 4TH WEST VIRGINIA CAVALRY TROOPER, WITH TROOPER’S DISCHARGE & TWO PHOTOS OF HIM AS AN OLDER MAN

CONFEDERATE BLANKET BROUGHT HOME BY 4TH WEST VIRGINIA CAVALRY TROOPER, WITH TROOPER’S DISCHARGE & TWO PHOTOS OF HIM AS AN OLDER MAN

Blanket is made of a thin coarse butternut brown wool with faded red end stripes along both edges and ends. The red stripes are formed by eight parallel rows of red stitching. Taken together the eight… (1179-163). Learn More »

INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING QUARTERLY RETURNS OF ORDNANCE AND ORDANCE STORES - ID’D TO MAJOR EDMUND C. GILBERT, 152ND NEW YORK INFANTRY [POW ESCAPEE]

INSTRUCTIONS FOR MAKING QUARTERLY RETURNS OF ORDNANCE AND ORDANCE STORES - ID’D TO MAJOR EDMUND C. GILBERT, 152ND NEW YORK INFANTRY [POW ESCAPEE]

Published by Government Printing, Washington, DC., 1863. Owner signature, in ink (opposite Title page): “E. G. Gilbert / Capt. Co. G”.  140pp., forms. In brown buckram, 9” x 5.75, w/gilt spine… (480-267). Learn More »

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS VOL. II & III AND CDV, ID’D TO 1ST LIEUT. HORACE E. BAILEY, 144TH NEW YORK INFANTRY - WIA HONEY HILL, SC

CASEY’S INFANTRY TACTICS VOL. II & III AND CDV, ID’D TO 1ST LIEUT. HORACE E. BAILEY, 144TH NEW YORK INFANTRY - WIA HONEY HILL, SC

By Brigadier-General Silas Casey, published by D. Van Nostrand, New York, 1862. 279, 183 pp., fldg. plates. In green buckram, 3.5” x 5, w/ gilt spine lettering. Both volumes exhibit moderate wear of… (480-263). Learn More »

$395.00
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RARE REGULATION CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY BLANKET IDENTIFIED TO 1ST MAINE LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

RARE REGULATION CIVIL WAR ARTILLERY BLANKET IDENTIFIED TO 1ST MAINE LIGHT ARTILLERY SOLDIER

One of the scarcer textile items of the Civil War is the regulation blanket. Besides the scarcity due to hard service and discarding during and after the war, these blankets would have had use for any… (1179-190). Learn More »

WALKING STICK PRESENTED TO 4TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY OFFICER

WALKING STICK PRESENTED TO 4TH VIRGINIA CAVALRY OFFICER

This wooden walking stick with silver engraved knob was presented by Colonel Thomas Smith of the 36th Virginia Infantry to Captain Alexander D. Payne of Company H, 4th Virginia Cavalry. The walnut… (2022-1796). Learn More »

$2,500.00
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CIVIL WAR BLANKET OF SAMUEL LOWELL, 20th MASSACHUSETTS

CIVIL WAR BLANKET OF SAMUEL LOWELL, 20th MASSACHUSETTS

This is a nicely identified Civil War blanket preserved by the veteran’s family and bearing their ink identification tag, likely made for its display in a local GAR hall or historical society. The… (2022-1026). Learn More »

1864 SOLDIER POCKET DIARY - SERGEANT LEROY TERRY, 121ST NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]; WIA SALEM CHURCH, VA, MAY 1864

1864 SOLDIER POCKET DIARY - SERGEANT LEROY TERRY, 121ST NEW YORK INFANTRY [GETTYSBURG REGIMENT]; WIA SALEM CHURCH, VA, MAY 1864

“Diary 1864”, published New York, 1864. Black lea,, 3 x 4.75”, fldg. flap. Two owner inscriptions: Front eps, “Segt. Leroy Terry, Co. “I”, 121st New York”—Opposite title page, “Leroy… (480-269). Learn More »

$750.00
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HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT SILVER MOUNTED SOUTH CAROLINA PRESENTATION CANE

HISTORICALLY SIGNIFICANT SILVER MOUNTED SOUTH CAROLINA PRESENTATION CANE

Offered here is perhaps one of the most significant and historic relics we have had the pleasure to handle. It is not only of great importance to South Carolina history but to US history in general… (88-127). Learn More »

POCKET NEW TESTAMENT BIBLE ID’D TO PRIVATE HENRY B. POTTER, 121ST NEW YORK INFANTRY / PRIVATE HENRY CARR, 14TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

POCKET NEW TESTAMENT BIBLE ID’D TO PRIVATE HENRY B. POTTER, 121ST NEW YORK INFANTRY / PRIVATE HENRY CARR, 14TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY

This bible is worn, missing its title page and the first 12 Chapters of St. Matthew. It is worn and in poor condition, condition, with its outer spine covering gone, but with tight spine signatures,… (480-271). Learn More »

$250.00
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INTERESTING KNITTED COMFORTER NAMED TO CAPTAIN E. BLACKMAR

INTERESTING KNITTED COMFORTER NAMED TO CAPTAIN E. BLACKMAR

Hand knit comforter meas. 61.00 x 52.00 inches. It is made of alternating stripes using various shades of red wool yarn. Worked into the central stripe in dark brown yarn is “CAPT. E.… (1179-228). Learn More »

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

A SOUVENIR FROM STONEWALL JACKSON'S HOUSE

This attractive 11” x 14” unframed display features a 2 3/8” x 1 7/8” piece of coverlet that was owned by Colonel Elijah W. Penny who had service in three Indiana Union regiments and was… (M26440). Learn More »

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF RUSSEL C. JACKSON, CO. K, 64th NEW YORK

IDENTIFICATION DISK OF RUSSEL C. JACKSON, CO. K, 64th NEW YORK

This brass identification disk is about the size of a silver dollar and has been stamped on the face with the words “Russel C Jackson / Leon Catt’s Co. NY” around the perimeter of the circular… (490-3753). Learn More »

BEAUTIFULLY DECORATED HOMEMADE SADDLE VALISE USED BY 31ST MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WITH TAG FROM FAMILY

BEAUTIFULLY DECORATED HOMEMADE SADDLE VALISE USED BY 31ST MASSACHUSETTS OFFICER WITH TAG FROM FAMILY

This handsewn canvas valise was made for George V. Bristol when he served as a lieutenant in the 31st Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. Bristol, whose profession was "merchant tailor," may well have… (1179-296). Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF RICHARD H. FISHER 4th MASS, AND LATER 39th MASS, WIA WILDERNESS

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF RICHARD H. FISHER 4th MASS, AND LATER 39th MASS, WIA WILDERNESS

The edge of this Massachusetts Minuteman Medal is stamped “RICHARD H. FISHER PRVT. H 4TH. REG. Fisher, a 28 year-old stonecutter from Quincy, who joined the 4th Mass. Militia Infantry, a three-month… (844-18). Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF JOHN S. GIBBS, 3rd MASS RIFLES, 1st US LT. ARTILLERY, 38th USCT AND ADC TO GEN. TURNER 24th A.C.

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF JOHN S. GIBBS, 3rd MASS RIFLES, 1st US LT. ARTILLERY, 38th USCT AND ADC TO GEN. TURNER 24th A.C.

The edge of this Massachusetts Minuteman Medal is stamped “JOHN S. GIBBS, PRVT. A. 3d BTN. RFN.” This is company A of the 3rd Battalion of Riflemen, Mass. Vol. Militia. The Third Battalion of… (844-19). Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF JOHN FIRTH: 3rd BATTALION OF RIFLES, MASS VOLUNTEER MILITIA

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF JOHN FIRTH: 3rd BATTALION OF RIFLES, MASS VOLUNTEER MILITIA

Authorized in 1902, the two-piece bronze medal consists of a rectangular pin-back bar reading “MASSACHUSETTS MINUTE MEN OF 1861” and a circular drop with the Seal of the State of Massachusetts at… (844-17). Learn More »

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF JOHN D. WHITE: SERVED 19 APRIL 1861 TO 9 JUNE 1865!

MASSACHUSETTS MINUTEMAN MEDAL OF JOHN D. WHITE: SERVED 19 APRIL 1861 TO 9 JUNE 1865!

Authorized in 1902, the two-piece bronze medal consists of a rectangular pin-back bar reading “MASSACHUSETTS MINUTE MEN OF 1861” and a circular drop with the  Seal of the State of Massachusetts… (844-16). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD NIB CASE ID’D TO 201ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

CIVIL WAR PERIOD NIB CASE ID’D TO 201ST PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER

Small folding case made of leather with a black felt interior that still holds 5 pen nibs. Opened, the case meas. approx. 4.00 x 4.00 inches. Closed it is 4.00 x 1.50 inches. The nibs are held in… (2022-1060). Learn More »

$225.00
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RARE S. ISAAC, CAMPBELL & CO. KNAPSACK

This is a rare Civil War period English-made knapsack produced by the firm S. Isaac, Campbell & Company of London. It is constructed of white canvas, painted black on the exterior surfaces. There are leather reinforced corners and leather straps.… (1179-315). Learn More »

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