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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 »

CDV OF KEYSTONE ZOUAVE, 76TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

CDV OF KEYSTONE ZOUAVE, 76TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Full-standing studio view of soldier in zouave uniform with vest, short jacket, sash, pantaloons, and gaiters. He also wears a tasseled fez on his head. Clear image with good contrast. Mount has been… (1139-471). Learn More »

ALBUMEN OF SOLDIER MORTALLY WOUNDED AT PORT HUDSON

ALBUMEN OF SOLDIER MORTALLY WOUNDED AT PORT HUDSON

Seated view of Samuel M. Paul in uniform. He wears a 9-button frock and a kepi. Measures 8” x 10”. Image is good but slightly out of focus. Ball point pen identification on bottom edge of front… (1139-469). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER

Waist-up view of soldier in uniform. He wears a military coat and vest. Clear image with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark, Bogardus, New York.    [jet]… (1139-467). Learn More »

CDV OF DRUMMER GEORGE KESLER, 11TH MASS INFANTRY

CDV OF DRUMMER GEORGE KESLER, 11TH MASS INFANTRY

Full standing view of Kesler posed in front of a “camp scene” back drop. He is in uniform with drum. Image retains good detail despite dark stain of photo and mount (most likely from prolonged… (1139-465). Learn More »

CDV OF “FOUR-LEGGED WOMAN” MYRTLE CORBIN

CDV OF “FOUR-LEGGED WOMAN” MYRTLE CORBIN

Seated studio image of Corbin displaying her four legs. Photo is clear with good contrast. Some soiling on the image and around edges. Photographer’s backmark, Lincoln Park Gallery, Cincinnati,… (1139-464). Learn More »

FRAMED HALF-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN IMPOSING CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY OFFICER

FRAMED HALF-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF AN IMPOSING CONFEDERATE ARTILLERY OFFICER

This half-plate ambrotype is mounted in a nice thermoplastic wall frame with raised floral motifs at the corners and preserves its gilt brass oval mat and inner frame. There are some long rubs at… (1138-2022). Learn More »

ONCE ID’D AS ROCKBRIDGE DRAGOON, LIKELY AN EARLY WAR UNION VOLUNTEER SHOWING OFF HIS NEW UNIFORM, CANTEEN AND HAVERSACK

ONCE ID’D AS ROCKBRIDGE DRAGOON, LIKELY AN EARLY WAR UNION VOLUNTEER SHOWING OFF HIS NEW UNIFORM, CANTEEN AND HAVERSACK

This sixth-plate ambrotype was published by Albaugh on page 110 of More Confederate Faces as a member of the Rockbridge 2nd Dragoons, who went into Confederate service as Company H of the 14th… (1154-05). Learn More »

CDV OF NAVY SURGEON WILLIAM G. HAY

CDV OF NAVY SURGEON WILLIAM G. HAY

Oval waist-up view of doctor William Gilbert Hay in navy uniform. He is wearing a double-breasted frock coat with dress epaulettes. The grip of a sword is just visible in lower, right edge of image.… (1138-1635). 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 »

CDV OF MAJOR JOSEPH W. JOHNSTON

CDV OF MAJOR JOSEPH W. JOHNSTON

Seated studio view of Johnston in civilian clothes. He wears a dark vest and coat as well as a very dapper hat. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink signature on bottom edge of mount… (1138-1174). Learn More »

CDV OF SGT. A. LORENZEN, LOUISIANA CRESCENT INFANTRY, CAPTURED AT SHILOH

CDV OF SGT. A. LORENZEN, LOUISIANA CRESCENT INFANTRY, CAPTURED AT SHILOH

Bust view of Lorenzen in shirt. Overall, this cdv shows wear, light discoloration, and ink stains. Period ink inscription on lower edge of mount, “To P.A. T______ [?] from his friend A. Lorenzen”.… (1138-1419). Learn More »

CDV OF PVT. WILLIAM C. PARKE, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY, POW

CDV OF PVT. WILLIAM C. PARKE, WASHINGTON ARTILLERY, POW

Full-standing studio view of Parke in uniform. He is wearing a single-breasted waist length jacket. An unusually tall slouch hat sits on the chair beside him. Overall, this cdv shows wear and light… (1138-1429). Learn More »

CDV OF PVT. JOHN WARD, 2ND KY. CAVALRY, POW

CDV OF PVT. JOHN WARD, 2ND KY. CAVALRY, POW

Oval bust view of Ward in uniform. He is wearing a single-breasted jacket with shoulder tabs. Image is clear. Mount features a printed “picture frame” for the photo. Period ink “Yours Truly”… (1138-1438). Learn More »

CDV OF A.A. MILLIKEN, 5TH U.S. INFANTRY

CDV OF A.A. MILLIKEN, 5TH U.S. INFANTRY

This carte de viste is a bust view of Milliken in uniform. Image is slightly light. Signed in ink at bottom, “Your Friend, AA Milliken”. Photographer’s backmark, Guay & Co., New Orleans. … (1138-729). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DRAWING A COFFIN-HILTED, GUARDLESS BOWIE

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER DRAWING A COFFIN-HILTED, GUARDLESS BOWIE

This ninth plate ambrotype is housed in figural thermoplastic case with a scene of farm implements: a plough, rake, scythe, and beehive with bees. In contrast to that pacific scene, the soldier in the… (1138-1903). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH LARGE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH LARGE D-GUARD BOWIE KNIFE

This Confederate soldier is seated with one arm resting on the table beside him. He wears dark trousers and a simple dark jacket showing six small brass buttons down the front and a short, standing… (1138-1882). Learn More »


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UNIQUE SILVER CAMEL-HEAD SPURS WITH U.S. SILVER COIN ROWELS!

These very unusual silver spurs bear a maker’s mark in a recessed diamond that looks French to us, but which we cannot identify precisely: “G” over “J” and “R” with a small quatrefoil looking somewhat like a flower petal at bottom.… (801-567). Learn More »

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