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CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HANSON

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HANSON

Image is three-quarter view of Hanson in uniform. Typical cdv mount with no backmark. Good clear image. Roger Weightman Hanson (August 27, 1827 – January 4, 1863) was a brigadier general in the… (1138-173). Learn More »

DAGUERROTYPE IN UNIFORM OF LEWIS HENRY LITTLE, BREVET FOR GALLANT AND MERITORIOUS CONDUCT AT MONTEREY 1846; KILLED IN ACTION AS CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL AND DIVISION COMMANDER AT IUKA 1862

DAGUERROTYPE IN UNIFORM OF LEWIS HENRY LITTLE, BREVET FOR GALLANT AND MERITORIOUS CONDUCT AT MONTEREY 1846; KILLED IN ACTION AS CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL AND DIVISION COMMANDER AT IUKA 1862

This very clear sixth-plate daguerreotype dates about 1850 and shows Lewis Henry Little, usually referred to by his middle name, as a Captain in the 7th U.S. Infantry. Born in Maryland in 1817, he was… (1138-1808). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. LT. COLONEL JAMES EDWARDS RAINS

CDV OF C.S. LT. COLONEL JAMES EDWARDS RAINS

Seated studio view of Rains in dark uniform. Collar insignia is visible (two stars). Image is clear with good contrast but front surface exhibits a light brown discoloration. The mount has been… (1138-465). Learn More »

CDV COLLAGE, 97 CONFEDERATE GENERALS

CDV COLLAGE, 97 CONFEDERATE GENERALS

Small portraits of 97 Confederate generals arranged in an oval format. Small faces are arranged around a central R.E. Lee. Most of the small images are very clear, a few on the left edge are… (1138-1548). Learn More »

CDV OF LUCIUS Q.C. LAMAR, 18TH MISS. INF., C.S. MINISTER TO RUSSIA, SUPREME COURT JUSTICE

CDV OF LUCIUS Q.C. LAMAR, 18TH MISS. INF., C.S. MINISTER TO RUSSIA, SUPREME COURT JUSTICE

Seated studio view of Lamar. Image is clear with very good contrast. The mount features a wide brown border. Elaborate photographer's backmark, E. Anthony, New York from a Brady negative. Lucius… (1138-1600). Learn More »

WONDERFUL HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF JOHN W. LEA, THREE TIMES WOUNDED, COLONEL 5th NORTH CAROLINA, AND CUSTER FRIEND, WITH W.R. JONES, C.S. CAPTAIN AND ASST. CHIEF OF ARTILLERY IN TEXAS, AND AS WEST POINT CADETS

WONDERFUL HALF PLATE AMBROTYPE OF JOHN W. LEA, THREE TIMES WOUNDED, COLONEL 5th NORTH CAROLINA, AND CUSTER FRIEND, WITH W.R. JONES, C.S. CAPTAIN AND ASST. CHIEF OF ARTILLERY IN TEXAS, AND AS WEST POINT CADETS

This great image comes from the collection of the late Bill Turner, noted Virginia collector and dealer, and shows Virginian William Rice Jones at right with friend and fellow West Point cadet John… (1138-1774). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE CAPTAIN WILLIAM RICE JONES AS WEST POINT CADET CA. 1859; CITED FOR GALLANTRY AT GALVESTON; ASSISTANT CHIEF OF ARTILLERY IN TEXAS

CONFEDERATE CAPTAIN WILLIAM RICE JONES AS WEST POINT CADET CA. 1859; CITED FOR GALLANTRY AT GALVESTON; ASSISTANT CHIEF OF ARTILLERY IN TEXAS

This quarter-plate ambrotype is housed in a very nice Richmond Washington monument thermoplastic case and comes from the collection of the late Virginia collector and dealer Bill Turner. The… (1138-1775). Learn More »

CDV OF IDENTIFIED FEDERAL SOLDIER, 10TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY - WILLIAM BAKER

CDV OF IDENTIFIED FEDERAL SOLDIER, 10TH NEW YORK HEAVY ARTILLERY - WILLIAM BAKER

Seated studio view of soldier in uniform. He wears a military frock and a forage cap. There is a “H” on his hat and brass slides and turn buckles (used to affix shoulder scales) on his shoulders.… (1139-326). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOE E. JOHNSTON IN UNIFORM

BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOE E. JOHNSTON IN UNIFORM

Image shows General Johnston in a partial left profile wearing the uniform of a Confederate general. Contrast and clarity are good. Paper and mount are slightly toned. Mount corners have been clipped.… (1138-242). Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH-COMMANDED THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA FOR ONE DAY

FULL STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL GUSTAVUS W. SMITH-COMMANDED THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA FOR ONE DAY

Very nice full standing image of Smith wearing a dark civilian suit. Photo appears to have been taken before the war when Smith was serving as street commissioner of New York City. Clarity and… (1138-487A). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF MISSOURI GENERAL M. JEFF THOMPSON

SEATED VIEW OF MISSOURI GENERAL M. JEFF THOMPSON

CDV shows Thompson seated at a table. He is posed with one arm resting on the table and holding a gauntlet in his hand while the other hand rests on the hilt of his sword. Next to him on the table is… (1138-531). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF ARDENT SUCCESSIONIST LOUIS T. WIGFALL – LATER A CONFEDERATE GENERAL

SEATED VIEW OF ARDENT SUCCESSIONIST LOUIS T. WIGFALL – LATER A CONFEDERATE GENERAL

Three-quarter seated view of Wigfall in a dark civilian suit holding his top hat on his left knee with one hand and holding a walking stick in the other. He is seated beside a draped column. Contrast… (1138-555A). Learn More »

WARTIME VIEW OF GENERAL DABNEY H. MAURY

WARTIME VIEW OF GENERAL DABNEY H. MAURY

Vignette bust-view of Maury in a double-breasted frockcoat with general’s collar insignia. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Paper and mount have light scattered surface dirt. Reverse is blank but… (1138-376). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. CAPTAIN WILLIAM WHITEHOUSE OLD, RICHMOND BACKMARK

CDV OF C.S. CAPTAIN WILLIAM WHITEHOUSE OLD, RICHMOND BACKMARK

Seated studio view of Old in uniform. He is wearing a rather plain uniform; what appears to be a 4-button frock and trousers with a stripe down the leg. He holds a hat in his lap. Mount has had the… (1138-1163). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR J.B. MOORE, QUARTERMASTER

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR J.B. MOORE, QUARTERMASTER

Waist-up view of Moore in uniform. He is wearing a double-breasted frock coat with single star on collar (major). Period pencil identification is on back, “Major ___ Blue Moore. Mr. R.C.… (1138-1159). Learn More »

CDV OF ASST. SURGEON ISAIAH L. PICARD, 1ST MASS. & 115TH USCT

CDV OF ASST. SURGEON ISAIAH L. PICARD, 1ST MASS. & 115TH USCT

Three-quarter standing studio view of Picard in uniform. He wears a single-breasted coat with shoulder straps and a sash. He holds a slouch hat with hat cord and insignia. Clear image with very good… (1139-478). Learn More »

CDV OF SYLVESTER T. UPTEGROVE, 5TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

CDV OF SYLVESTER T. UPTEGROVE, 5TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

Waist-up view of Uptegrove in uniform with vest and four-button coat. Service strips on his sleeves. Clear image with good contrast. Light period pencil on reverse. No photographer’s backmark. He… (1139-473). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A U.S. CAVALRY SECOND LIEUTENANT

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A U.S. CAVALRY SECOND LIEUTENANT

Formerly in the collection of Virginia collector and dealer Bill Turner this sixth plate ambrotype shows Confederate General Lunsford Lindsay Lomax as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army, sometime… (1138-1830). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR THOMAS ROWLAND

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR THOMAS ROWLAND

Bust view of Rowland in civilian clothes. Image is clear with good contrast. Period ink signature on bottom edge of mount and printed photographer’s imprint. Pencil name on back, as well as modern… (1138-1165). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HENRY CLAY DESHIELDS, 40TH VA. INFANTRY

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HENRY CLAY DESHIELDS, 40TH VA. INFANTRY

Bust view of DeShields in civilian clothes. Image is clear with good contrast. Pencil signature on back, as well as modern collector notes. Photographer’s backmark, G.W. Minnis, Richmond, Va. Henry… (1138-1164). Learn More »


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COIN SILVER DESK BOX MARKED “WM. CALDWELL / LAKE GEORGE”

This coin silver captain’s desk box is beautifully engraved on the lid with the name of the ship, the “William Caldwell”, which was built at the northern end of Lake George in Ticonderoga, New York in the spring of 1838. Box has a hinged and… (30-1983). Learn More »

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