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CDV OF SERGEANT W.L. CLEMENT

CDV OF SERGEANT W.L. CLEMENT

This is a carte de visite of a soldier named W.L. Clement. Oval view wearing sack coat with three-piece buttons. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount remains in good condition. Signed in ink… (1138-1140). Learn More »

CDV UNION GEN. FRANZ SIGEL

CDV UNION GEN. FRANZ SIGEL

Full length standing view. Very good condition, somewhat light in contrast. BM: J.A. Scholten, St. Louis, MO.  In pencil is written, “Maj General / Sigles / Photograph”. Franz Sigel was born in… (766-994). Learn More »

CARTE DE VISITE UNION SOLDIER ISAAC SHENNAN

CARTE DE VISITE UNION SOLDIER ISAAC SHENNAN

Backmark: “Whitehurst Gallery/ Washington, D.C.” Plus 1864-66 “Proprietory” 2 cent stamp. Reverse pencil inscription: “Co. A 9th/ U.S. V.V. (incomplete identification.) Front margin signed,… (766-964). Learn More »

U.S. 1834 OFFICER’S SWORD OF MAJOR R.M. KIRBY U.S. ARMY WITH 6th PLATE AMBROTYPE BY REES OF SON JOSEPH L.S. KIRBY AS C.S. ARMY 2nd LIEUTENANT WITH THIS VERY SWORD, PART OF AN EXTENSIVE FAMILY ARCHIVE

U.S. 1834 OFFICER’S SWORD OF MAJOR R.M. KIRBY U.S. ARMY WITH 6th PLATE AMBROTYPE BY REES OF SON JOSEPH L.S. KIRBY AS C.S. ARMY 2nd LIEUTENANT WITH THIS VERY SWORD, PART OF AN EXTENSIVE FAMILY ARCHIVE

This substantial archive descended in the family of Joseph Lee Smith Kirby (4 Nov. 1841- 28 July 1933,) who left West Point to join the Confederate Army in 1861 and was among the last to surrender in… (870-310). Learn More »

$31,500.00
Originally $35,000.00

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN

CDV is of Morgan in a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with general’s rank on the collar. Clarity is good but the contrast is a bit light. Paper has light surface dirt and a light period ink… (1138-405). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL THOMAS CLINGMAN

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL THOMAS CLINGMAN

Chest-up lithograph view of Clingman in an idealized general’s uniform. Contrast and clarity is good. Mount and paper have light surface dirt. Paper has a small scratch near the General’s… (1138-91). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF COLONEL JOHN S. MOSBY IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

BUST VIEW OF COLONEL JOHN S. MOSBY IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

Image is of Mosby in a slight left profile wearing a dark heavy civilian overcoat. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount and paper are good. Reverse is blank but does have some collector… (1138-387). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HENRY A. WISE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HENRY A. WISE

Standing studio view of Wise in civilian clothes. He holds a top hat in his hand. “Brady N.Y.” is visible is lower edge of the image. Photograph is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s… (1138-565). Learn More »

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR JOHN L. MANNING

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR JOHN L. MANNING

This image is a waist-up view of Manning. Image is clear with very good contrast. Nice mount with pencil "Manning" below image. Photographer's backmark in form of printed paper label is pasted to the… (1138-1596). Learn More »

CDV OF THREE SLAVE CHILDREN

CDV OF THREE SLAVE CHILDREN

This image is one of several that were popular during the war showing white children who, because of their African-American blood and mixed racial heritage, had been held as slaves in New Orleans. The… (224-585). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR & SOLDIER WILLIAM SPRAGUE

SEATED VIEW OF RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR & SOLDIER WILLIAM SPRAGUE

Image shows Sprague seated wearing a dark double-breasted frock coat with a high black felt collar and black felt cuffs. Thrown over his shoulders is a matching dark cape. Image has very good contrast… (224-577). Learn More »

CDV OF US NAVY VETERAN AND DOUBLE AMPUTEE BERNARD TOBY / TOBEY & SON – STANTON’S DISPATCH REGARDING VICTORY AT SECOND BATTLE OF FORT FISHER

CDV OF US NAVY VETERAN AND DOUBLE AMPUTEE BERNARD TOBY / TOBEY & SON – STANTON’S DISPATCH REGARDING VICTORY AT SECOND BATTLE OF FORT FISHER

Carte featuring uniformed sailor and double amputee Bernard Toby / Tobey (name spelled variously), with both arms missing below the elbow, having ribbons on his shirt and a strapped “hurdy-gurdy”,… (224-584). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR PERIOD OUTDOOR ALBUMEN PHOTO OF A MILITARY PARADE ON THE BOSTON COMMON

CIVIL WAR PERIOD OUTDOOR ALBUMEN PHOTO OF A MILITARY PARADE ON THE BOSTON COMMON

This large format outdoor albumen photograph has great clarity and tones, and lots of detail to draw one in. We have firmly identified the spot as the Boston Common: the same buildings in the… (480-165). Learn More »

$1,125.00
Originally $1,250.00

ID'D CDV - CAPT. WILLIAM L. MALLORY, SHERIDAN'S CHIEF OF COMMISSARY

ID'D CDV - CAPT. WILLIAM L. MALLORY, SHERIDAN'S CHIEF OF COMMISSARY

Half length seated view in civilian clothes of Capt William L Mallory. Period ink inscription on the back reads "Capt. W. L. Mallory, Chief of Commissary, Staff of Gen. Sheridan." Backmark is Walter… (558-760). Learn More »

$40.00
Originally $50.00

FULL STANDING SIGNED CDV OF 81ST & 156TH OHIO CAPTAIN RICHARD Y. LANIUS

FULL STANDING SIGNED CDV OF 81ST & 156TH OHIO CAPTAIN RICHARD Y. LANIUS

Nice photo of Richard Y. Lanius posed with one hand resting on a chair. The bearded officer wears a dark frock coat with captain’s shoulder straps and light trousers. He holds his forage cap in his… (766-1153). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00

CDV OF 81ST OHIO & 110TH USCT QUARTERMASTER JEREMIAH C. GROFF

CDV OF 81ST OHIO & 110TH USCT QUARTERMASTER JEREMIAH C. GROFF

Image is a bust view of Jeremiah C. Groff. He wears a dark sack coat and dark shirt with white collar. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount is good. Paper has a small chip and curl at lower left… (766-1142). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00

INK SIGNED ID OF 81ST OHIO SOLDIER DAVIS E. JAMES

INK SIGNED ID OF 81ST OHIO SOLDIER DAVIS E. JAMES

CDV is of Davis E. James of Company G, 81st Ohio Infantry posed standing with one hand resting on a table. He wears a dark “roundabout” or shell jacket with a fold down collar. The jacket is open… (766-1133). Learn More »

$115.00
Originally $145.00

CDV OF 20TH OHIO LIEUTENANT COLONEL JOHN W. CRUIKSHANK

CDV OF 20TH OHIO LIEUTENANT COLONEL JOHN W. CRUIKSHANK

Vignette bust view of John W. Cruikshank in a dark civilian suit with white shirt, dark bowtie and a light checkered vest. Contrast and clarity are excellent and the paper and mount are clean. Reverse… (766-1115). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $75.00

IMPORTANT QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF COL. ROBERT W. BAYLOR, VIRGINIA MILITARY COMMANDER AT HARPERS FERRY AGAINST JOHN BROWN, LIKELY TAKEN AT CHARLESTOWN, VIRGINIA, PRIOR TO BROWN’S HANGING 1859

IMPORTANT QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF COL. ROBERT W. BAYLOR, VIRGINIA MILITARY COMMANDER AT HARPERS FERRY AGAINST JOHN BROWN, LIKELY TAKEN AT CHARLESTOWN, VIRGINIA, PRIOR TO BROWN’S HANGING 1859

This important, identified ambrotype, is likely among a small group taken of Virginia militia at Charlestown, Jefferson County, Virginia, in late 1859 while they acted as security for the hanging of… (1138-1813). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE CAPTAIN A.C. GODWIN, PROVOST MARSHALL

CDV OF CONFEDERATE CAPTAIN A.C. GODWIN, PROVOST MARSHALL

This is a carte de visite photo of Godwin in uniform. Chest-up view wearing double breasted frock; beard covers collar insignia. Image is clear with good contrast. Mount has been trimmed top and… (1138-1041). Learn More »


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CAVALRY OFFICER’S SABRE IDENTIFIED TO CAPTAIN MARCUS A. MOORE, 1ST MASSACHUSETTS CAVALRY

Manufactured: Newark, NJ Maker: Sauerbier, Henry Year: Early Civil War Model: Model 1840 transitional with 1860 style grip Size: 34.2 inch blade, 1.17 wide, .353 thick This sword has all true Type 1 features with the exception of the Model 1860 style… (870-159). Learn More »

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