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CDV OF FATHER F.E. BOYLE, CHAPLAIN TO CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ AT EXECUTION

CDV OF FATHER F.E. BOYLE, CHAPLAIN TO CAPTAIN HENRY WIRZ AT EXECUTION

Chest-up view of Boyle. Image is clear with good contrast. Mount has been trimmed on the bottom. No photographer's backmark. Pencil identification on back. Father F.E. Boyle was one of two priests… (1138-1581). Learn More »

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CDV OF KENTUCKY GOVERNOR CHARLES S. MOREHEAD

CDV OF KENTUCKY GOVERNOR CHARLES S. MOREHEAD

Seated studio view of Morehead. Image is clear with very good contrast. Mount is clean and in good condition with only the slightest sliver trimmed off the top. Photographer's backmark, C.D.… (1138-1564). Learn More »

CDV OF WEST POINT PROFESSOR HENRY COPPEE

CDV OF WEST POINT PROFESSOR HENRY COPPEE

This image is a bust view of Coppee. Image is clear with very good contrast. Nice mount with printed caption, copyright, and photographer's imprint below image. Photographer's backmark, Broadbent… (1138-1550). Learn More »

$150.00
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SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH EARLY WHITE ACCOUTERMENT BELTS

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH EARLY WHITE ACCOUTERMENT BELTS

This sixth plate tintype shows a clean-shaven Union soldier in regulation infantry frock coat and flat-brimmed forage cap. He is seated in front of a plain backdrop and looks straight at the camera,… (2021-780). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MILITARY BANDSMAN WITH OVER-THE-SHOULDER HORN

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF MILITARY BANDSMAN WITH OVER-THE-SHOULDER HORN

This bandsman wears a dark frock coat and kepi, and cradles an over-the-shoulder horn against one shoulder. His coat has the usual nine button front, with the buttons lightly gilt by the photographer.… (1139-20). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF YOUNG DRUMMER IN ZOUAVE UNIFORM

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF YOUNG DRUMMER IN ZOUAVE UNIFORM

Elmer Ellsworth’s 1860 tour of the country with his United States Zouave Cadets set off a craze for zouave fashion in general and their light infantry style drill among militia units in particular.… (1138-1927). Learn More »

EARLY WAR CONFEDERATE SERGEANT WITH SABER EX-BILL TURNER

EARLY WAR CONFEDERATE SERGEANT WITH SABER EX-BILL TURNER

This sixth plate ambrotype shows a seated sergeant from the knees up, wearing a brimmed hat and a dark frock coat that shows both sergeant’s chevrons and shoulder straps. He also wears a white buff… (1138-1838). Learn More »

CDV – PRE-CIVIL WAR IMAGE OF FUTURE SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR FRANCIS W. PICKENS IN FEDERAL BLUE UNIFORM - SOUTH CAROLINA MILITIA

CDV – PRE-CIVIL WAR IMAGE OF FUTURE SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR FRANCIS W. PICKENS IN FEDERAL BLUE UNIFORM - SOUTH CAROLINA MILITIA

Carte de visite of Pickens wearing a Federal blue double-breasted frock with shoulder straps that appear to be the rank of Lt. Colonel. Quality of photo and familiar back drop suggest a southern… (1138-1599). Learn More »

PAIR OF PRE-WAR AMBROTYPES OF A GENTLEMAN & HIS LADY

PAIR OF PRE-WAR AMBROTYPES OF A GENTLEMAN & HIS LADY

From the style of dress and hair these images look to date from the 1850’s. The first is a sixth-plate of a seated couple. The gentleman wears a stove pipe hat, dark jacket, trousers and bowtie with… (1138-1930). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF A GRIEVING MOTHER & HER CHILDREN IN A MOURNING THEMED UNION CASE

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF A GRIEVING MOTHER & HER CHILDREN IN A MOURNING THEMED UNION CASE

Wonderful, clear image of a young mother dressed in a long black dress with a white lace collar and black bow at her throat flanked by her two children. Leaning against the mother’s knee is a young… (1138-1945). Learn More »

CDV OF TWO STEAMBOATS AT DOCK, NEW ORLEANS

CDV OF TWO STEAMBOATS AT DOCK, NEW ORLEANS

Horizontal view of two steamboats at dock. No ship names visible. Image is light. Photographer's backmark, Eugene A. Piffet, New Orleans.   [jet] [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS… (1138-1478). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL NATHANIEL P. BANKS

Seated studio view of Banks. He wears a double-breasted coat with general’s dress shoulder epaulettes. He is holding a sword in his arm. Image is clear if not slightly dark. Some minor soiling on… (1139-189). Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL FRANK WHEATON

CDV OF GENERAL FRANK WHEATON

Bust view of General Frank Wheaton. Frank Wheaton was a career military officer in the United States Army during the American Civil War and Indian Wars. He also was military commander over south Texas… (1139-132). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN M. BRANNAN

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOHN M. BRANNAN

Seated studio view of Brannan. He wears a double-breasted coat with general’s shoulder straps. Image is clear with good contrast and detail. A modern pencil “Brannan” is under the photo on… (1139-110). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOSEPH HOOKER

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOSEPH HOOKER

Standing studio view of Hooker. He wears a double-breasted coat with general’s shoulder straps. He also holds a sword in his arms. Image is clear with good contrast. Bottom, left corner of image is… (1139-192). Learn More »

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOSEPH HOOKER IN PROFILE

CDV OF U.S. GENERAL JOSEPH HOOKER IN PROFILE

Three-quarter standing profile view of Hooker. He wears a double-breasted coat with general’s shoulder straps. He wears a hat and has an overcoat draped over his far shoulder. Image is clear  but… (1139-196). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED MAN WITH MOBILE, ALA BACKMARK

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED MAN WITH MOBILE, ALA BACKMARK

Carte de viste of a possible Confederate soldier. The gentleman wears a civilian overcoat and what appears to be a military vest. He holds a slouch hat at his side. Image is clear with very good… (1138-583). Learn More »

CDV OF "A. LANGLEY" WITH FLIRTATIOUS NOTE ON BACK

CDV OF "A. LANGLEY" WITH FLIRTATIOUS NOTE ON BACK

Carte de visite of a possible Confederate soldier. Oval bust view. The gentleman wears a civilian overcoat and what appears to be a military vest. Image is clear with very good contrast. "A. Langley"… (1138-598). Learn More »

CDV OF POSSIBLE CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, MOBILE BACKMARK

CDV OF POSSIBLE CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, MOBILE BACKMARK

Carte de visite of Confederate officer. In this oval bust image the man wears a uniform frock and vest. Unfortunately no rank insignia is visible. Image is clear but light in contrast. Nice mount with… (1138-745). Learn More »

SEATED VIRGINIA ENLISTED MAN, EX-TURNER COLLECTION

SEATED VIRGINIA ENLISTED MAN, EX-TURNER COLLECTION

This is a ninth-plate ambrotype in figural thermoplastic case with mat, frame and glass in place, but missing the facing pad. It comes from the collection of the late Bill Turner, noted Virginia… (1138-1937). Learn More »


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RARE C1870’S CALIFORNIA BOWIE KNIFE

Maker Mark: “Rau & Kohnke / S.F. California.” Blade 8.75” in length, 1.5 in width. Dark patina, smooth & consistent with just a few minor dings on the non-sharpened edge.  Solid 2.5” cross-guard. 4.5” yellow bone handle, three… (30-2234). Learn More »

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