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CASED AMBROTYPE OF GEORGE BERNARD IN UNIFORM, AND GOLD BROOCH WITH LOCK OF HAIR

CASED AMBROTYPE OF GEORGE BERNARD IN UNIFORM, AND GOLD BROOCH WITH LOCK OF HAIR

This sixth-plate ambrotype and engraved gold brooch with a lock of hair were formerly in the collection of Bill Turner, who specialized in collecting and dealing in Virginia material. His index card… (1138-1776). Learn More »

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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 MAJOR GENERAL JOHN F REYNOLDS, HERO OF GETTYSBURG

CDV MAJOR GENERAL JOHN F REYNOLDS, HERO OF GETTYSBURG

Bust view CDV of John Fulton Reynolds, commander of the 1st Corps and hero of the battle of Gettysburg. It was Reynolds, along with cavalryman John Buford who decided that Gettysburg was the place for… (179-1117). 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 »

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL & PRESIDENTIAL SON – RICHARD “DICK” TAYLOR

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL & PRESIDENTIAL SON – RICHARD “DICK” TAYLOR

CDV is a waist-up view of Taylor in a dark civilian suit jacket, light vest, white shirt and striped tie. Clarity and contrast are very good.  Paper and mount are same. Reverse has a photographer’s… (1138-524). 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 »

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY REES

POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY REES

CDV is a bust view of General Lee in a dark civilian suit. He is posed in a slight left profile. Clarity is good but the contrast is light around the top of the general’s head. Paper and mount have… (1138-325). Learn More »

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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 »

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL HENRY HETH IN UNIFORM

BUST VIEW OF GENERAL HENRY HETH IN UNIFORM

Chest-up CDV of Henry Heth in the uniform of a Confederate general. His coat has the collar turned down and he wears a dark bowtie with white polka dots. Clarity and contrast is good. Mount has light… (1138-192). 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. MAJOR HEROS VON BORCKE

CDV OF C.S. MAJOR HEROS VON BORCKE

Bust view of von Borcke in uniform. He is wearing a military frock coat. Mount and image have been trimmed top and bottom. Period pencil identification is on back. Photographer’s backmark, Tanner… (1138-1057). 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 C.S.N. OFFICER P.R. EMERSON

CDV OF C.S.N. OFFICER P.R. EMERSON

Full-standing studio view of Emerson in uniform. He is wearing an unadorned nine-breasted frock coat and vest. Period pencil identification is on back, “P.R. Emerson late of the C.S.N. Gunboat Gen.… (1138-1387). 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 SURGEON ROBERT K. SMITH

CDV OF SURGEON ROBERT K. SMITH

Full-standing studio view of Smith in full uniform. He wears a double-breasted coat with shoulder straps and a waist belt with medical staff sword. Clear image with very good contrast.… (1139-477). 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 »


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U.S. 1859 PATTERN DRAGOON/ CAVALRY SADDLE BLANKET

AN EXTREMELY RARE EXAMPLE PATTERN OF THIS BLANKET!!!!! Only two specimens are known to exist, one located in the collection at the National Park Service museum here in Gettysburg and this newly found example shown here. First issued with the Mc… (M24473). Learn More »

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