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CDV OF TOMB OF JAMES MONROE IN HOLLYWOOD CEMETERY, RICHMOND

CDV OF TOMB OF JAMES MONROE IN HOLLYWOOD CEMETERY, RICHMOND

Horizontal view of the monumental tomb of ex-president James Monroe located in Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond. Image is clear with good contrast. Seldon & Co., Richmond printed paper label pasted… (1138-1502). Learn More »

CDV OF CHARLESTON, S.C. -- DE SAUSSURE HOUSE

CDV OF CHARLESTON, S.C. -- DE SAUSSURE HOUSE

Horizontal view of the promenade along Charleston battery from the bay. The three story home of Louis de Saussure is in the distance. Clear view with good contrast. No photographer's backmark. Period… (1138-1493). Learn More »

SELECTION OF CDV SIZED STEEL ENGRAVINGS OF UNION GENERALS (NO BACKMARKS)

SELECTION OF CDV SIZED STEEL ENGRAVINGS OF UNION GENERALS (NO BACKMARKS)

CDV sized steel engravings (3.75” x 2.5”). Great for framing with signatures. Row 1, Left to Right 1139-275 Gen. Grant   SOLD 1139-303 Gen. McClellan 1139-299 Gen. Sprague Row 2, Left to…. Learn More »

LITHOGRAPH IMAGE OF SOUTHERN CAVALRYMAN JOHN HUNT MORGAN

LITHOGRAPH IMAGE OF SOUTHERN CAVALRYMAN JOHN HUNT MORGAN

Image is a chest up lithograph of Morgan in a dark double-breasted frock coat with the three stars of a Confederate colonel on his collar and colonel’s shoulder straps. Bottom of the mount has the… (1138-410). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL NATHAN G. “SHANKS” EVANS

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF GENERAL NATHAN G. “SHANKS” EVANS

Evans is shown in his while still serving in the United States Army. He wears a dark single-breasted frockcoat with brush epaulettes and dark trousers. He also wears his sword belt and sash with… (1138-131). Learn More »

VERY UNUSUAL AMBROTYPE OF A CS CAVALRY TROOPER

VERY UNUSUAL AMBROTYPE OF A CS CAVALRY TROOPER

This 6th plate ambrotype is quite wonderful in showing a real Confederate cavalry trooper much as Hollywood liked to portray him. In fact, this is one of those images that excites loud comments from… (1138-1820). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WADE HAMPTON

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WADE HAMPTON

Bust-view carte de viste of Hampton. He wears a double-breasted frock with collar insignia and shoulder straps. Image contrast is good and photo is pasted on typical cdv mount with border. This one… (1138-165). Learn More »

SIGNED CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JOSEPH R. ANDERSON, OWNER OF TREDEGAR IRON WORKS

SIGNED CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JOSEPH R. ANDERSON, OWNER OF TREDEGAR IRON WORKS

Waist-up, seated view of Anderson. He wears a double-breasted frock with buff collar and cuffs. Rank insignia is visible on collar and sleeves. Contrast and clarity are very good. Period ink signature… (1138-08). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE SEC. OF WAR, J.A. SEDDON'S HOUSE

CDV OF CONFEDERATE SEC. OF WAR, J.A. SEDDON'S HOUSE

Carte de Viste showing the home of James A. Seddon, Confederate Secretary of War. Image is in horizontal format. Clear photo with very good contrast. Mathew Brady backmark. Modern pencil notations on… (1138-1538). Learn More »

CDV OF CASTLE THUNDER, RICHMOND, VA

CDV OF CASTLE THUNDER, RICHMOND, VA

Second generation (photo of a photo) horizontal view of Castle Thunder Prison looking northeast. This view was recorded after a large sign board was hung on the corner of the building. Large… (1138-1505). Learn More »

CDV OF GEORGE DEAS, C.S. ASSISTANT SEC. OF WAR

CDV OF GEORGE DEAS, C.S. ASSISTANT SEC. OF WAR

Waist-up, seated view carte de viste of Deas in civilian clothes. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification on lower edge of mount. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T.… (1138-110). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL RICHARD GARNETT

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL RICHARD GARNETT

Bust view of Garnett in pre-Civil War uniform. Image is clear with good contrast. No photographer’s backmark. Richard Brooke Garnett (November 21, 1817 – July 3, 1863) was a career United States… (1138-152). Learn More »

CDV OF UNKNOWN CITY STREET (NASHVILLE?)

CDV OF UNKNOWN CITY STREET (NASHVILLE?)

Horizontal image of a city street. Mount has photographer’s name and “Nashville, Tenn” printed on edge of mount. Elaborate backmark, W.E. Armstrong, Nashville. Most likely a street in Nashville,… (1138-1523). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL GIDEON PILLOW

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL GIDEON PILLOW

Three-quarter standing view of Pillow in civilian clothes. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T. Anthony, New York. Gideon Johnson Pillow (June 8, 1806 –… (1138-446). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL MANSFIELD LOVELL

SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL MANSFIELD LOVELL

Very nice view of Lovell seated in the uniform of a Confederate general. He wears a double-breasted frockcoat with very clear collar insignia and galloons on the sleeves. He wears dark trousers and… (1138-351). Learn More »

CDV OF LOUISIANA'S OLD STATE CAPITOL BUILDING AT BATON ROUGE

CDV OF LOUISIANA'S OLD STATE CAPITOL BUILDING AT BATON ROUGE

Carte de Viste of Louisiana's state capitol building in Baton Rouge. Image is horizontal in format. Clear with good contrast; view from side. No photographer's backmark. The Old Louisiana State… (1138-1510). Learn More »

PRE-WAR VIRGINIA MILITIA OFFICER

PRE-WAR VIRGINIA MILITIA OFFICER

This sixth-plate ambrotype is from the collection of the late Bill Turner and was marked by him as a Virginia militia officer, an identification with which we agree. The state’s 1858 regulations… (1138-1901). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL WILLIAM PRESTON

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL WILLIAM PRESTON

Waist-up portrait of Preston in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with general’s collar insignia. Image clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification “Gen Preston”… (1138-451). Learn More »

CDV OF BUILDINGS WITH GUARDS AND STOCKADE FENCE

CDV OF BUILDINGS WITH GUARDS AND STOCKADE FENCE

Horizontal image showing unidentified buildings; one brick structure and several white-washed wood buildings. Two guards are visible and a stockade fence runs across the foreground. Image is clear but… (1138-1512). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WILLIAM PRESTON

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WILLIAM PRESTON

Oval bust view carte de viste of Preston in Confederate uniform. The image is light, but he wears a double-breasted frock with general’s collar insignia and an unbuttoned cape. No photographer’s… (1138-453). Learn More »


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CONFEDERATE CAVALRY SABER BY FROELICH

This is a very early and possibly unique Confederate cavalry saber, possibly even a cavalry officer’s saber, by Louis Froelich. It uses a crudely cast, heavy, thick guard, with the side branches branching off from the knucklebow at two different… (870-614). Learn More »

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