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EARLY 20TH CENTURY PHOTO BY TIPTON OF A FAMILY AT DEVIL’S DEN

EARLY 20TH CENTURY PHOTO BY TIPTON OF A FAMILY AT DEVIL’S DEN

Tipton Devil’s Den photo of a family, car and what appears to be a battlefield guide.  Photo is 7” x 9” mounted to 10” x 12” board embossed “W. H. Tipton/3 Main St/Gettysburg, PA”. … (635-557). Learn More »

LARGE PHOTO OF THE 102ND PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG, BY TIPTON – WITH CDV OF CAPT. SAMUEL L. FULLWOOD OF CO. M

LARGE PHOTO OF THE 102ND PENNSYLVANIA MONUMENT AT GETTYSBURG, BY TIPTON – WITH CDV OF CAPT. SAMUEL L. FULLWOOD OF CO. M

Tipton photo of 102d Pennsylvania Monument on large mount (11”x14”) with gold beveled edge.  Mounted to the top right of the photo is a CDV of Captain Samuel L. Fullwood.  Written in brown ink… (635-550). Learn More »

EARLY PHOTO OF BEN BUTLER’S DUTCH GAP CANAL: RICHMOND OR BUST!

EARLY PHOTO OF BEN BUTLER’S DUTCH GAP CANAL: RICHMOND OR BUST!

This is may be the earliest photograph of Ben Butler’s imaginative engineering feat that was a little ahead of its time. In this large format albumen photo excavations for the “Dutch Gap Canal”… (490-6215). Learn More »

FRAMED OUTDOOR ALBUMEN OF THE 50TH NEW YORK ENGINEERS

FRAMED OUTDOOR ALBUMEN OF THE 50TH NEW YORK ENGINEERS

Image looks to be an unmounted albumen that meas. approx. 8.50 x 6.00 inches set in a recessed white mount in a brown wood frame with gold inset border. Frame looks to be old but the mat and backing… (224-477). Learn More »

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CIVIL WAR ERA NAVY OFFICER

FRAMED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CIVIL WAR ERA NAVY OFFICER

Very nice Victorian frame houses a retouched albumen photograph of an unknown U.S. Navy officer. He is wearing a dark colored, double-breasted frock coat with naval buttons, shoulder straps, a white… (344-3304). Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $125.00

VIEW OF PETERSBURG WORKS AND AMMUNITION CRATES

VIEW OF PETERSBURG WORKS AND AMMUNITION CRATES

Original Civil War paper image that is a little large than half a stereo photo. Image is titled “Vicinity of Fort Stedman, Petersburg, Va.” Photo is clear and in good shape. In the background is… (344-809). Learn More »

$175.00
Originally $250.00

SMALL ALBUMEN PHOTO OF FEDERAL CAMP AT CITY POINT

SMALL ALBUMEN PHOTO OF FEDERAL CAMP AT CITY POINT

Plain mount (6” x 4 ½”) with image (4” x 3 ¼”) of the Union camp and supply depot at City Point, Virginia.  Tents visible on high ground in distance, horses and corral below the camp. … (1054-2062). Learn More »

$87.50
Originally $125.00

SCARCE GETTYSBURG ALBUMEN IMAGE OF MUTILATED BODY – DEAD CONFEDERATE SOLDIER IN ROSE FARM PASTURE

SCARCE GETTYSBURG ALBUMEN IMAGE OF MUTILATED BODY – DEAD CONFEDERATE SOLDIER IN ROSE FARM PASTURE

Offered here is an old print of the gruesome image of a dead Confederate soldier in the pasture of the Rose Farm at Gettysburg. This is an unusual size for this image, measuring 5.75” x 3.5”… (844-30). Learn More »

AUGUST 1911 YARD LONG PHOTO OF PRESIDENT WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT WITH STAFF AND GAR VETERNS AT ROCHESTER NEW YORK

AUGUST 1911 YARD LONG PHOTO OF PRESIDENT WILLIAM HOWARD TAFT WITH STAFF AND GAR VETERNS AT ROCHESTER NEW YORK

Image shows President Taft standing at center with the Mayor of Rochester, New York. They are flanked by GAR officials, the mayor’s reception committee and the President’s military aid and local… (2023-1952). Learn More »

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CAMP OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC HEADQUARTERS GUARD, COLLIS ZOUAVES, 114th PA, BY ALEXANDER GARDNER

ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF CAMP OF THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC HEADQUARTERS GUARD, COLLIS ZOUAVES, 114th PA, BY ALEXANDER GARDNER

The headquarters of the Army of the Potomac was always a worthwhile subject for photographic crews and the exotic uniforms of the Collis Zouaves, serving as the headquarters guard in 1864, were an… (1054-840). Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $850.00

AUGUST 1911 YARD LONG PHOTO OF ROCHESTER NEW YORK GAR VETERANS OF POST 455

AUGUST 1911 YARD LONG PHOTO OF ROCHESTER NEW YORK GAR VETERANS OF POST 455

Image shows approx. 56 GAR veterans lined up in a street in Rochester, New York during the 45th National Encampment. The veterans are arranged in a single file with a US flag at center. They all wear… (2023-1951). Learn More »

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN OF A U.S. GENERAL HOSPITAL

LARGE FORMAT ALBUMEN OF A U.S. GENERAL HOSPITAL

After undergoing whatever treatment could be administered at army division or corps field hospitals, Civil War casualties were usually evacuated to larger general hospitals near metropolitan areas.… (1054-673). Learn More »

$385.00
Originally $550.00

UNION ARMY AMBULANCE CORPS WAGONS AT BELLE PLAIN LANDING MAY 1864

UNION ARMY AMBULANCE CORPS WAGONS AT BELLE PLAIN LANDING MAY 1864

Scenes of Civil War army camps and depots often give a real chance at seeing army life up close, in detail, and unposed as men go about their tasks unaware of the camera. Sometimes identified as a… (1054-688). Learn More »

$1,050.00
Originally $1,500.00

WWI ERA YARD LONG PHOTOGRAPH OF GETTYSBURG AMERICAN LEGION

WWI ERA YARD LONG PHOTOGRAPH OF GETTYSBURG AMERICAN LEGION

Developed shortly after the death of Albert Lentz, a former citizen of Gettysburg, the Gettysburg American Legion Post No. 202 was born (approximately 1919).  A charter was incorporated by Congress… (150-357). Learn More »

PANORAMIC PHOTO AT HIGH WATER MARK OF STATE POLICE, 1930

PANORAMIC PHOTO AT HIGH WATER MARK OF STATE POLICE, 1930

Black and white photo shows a group of state police in uniform, along with some ladies and children, posed in front of the High Water Mark Monument at Gettysburg. Lettering at bottom reads, “HIGH… (635-75). Learn More »

$60.00
Originally $95.00

LARGE GROUP ID’D TO 44TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER – PRE- & POST-WAR SERVICE

LARGE GROUP ID’D TO 44TH MASSACHUSETTS SOLDIER – PRE- & POST-WAR SERVICE

The group of items offered here belonged to George F. Hall of Charlestown, Massachusetts who served nine-months with the 44th Massachusetts Infantry. As will be seen, George also served for a short… (30-2204). Learn More »

$4,550.00
Originally $6,500.00

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF FOUR PRUSSIAN FUSILIERS

ALBUMEN PHOTO OF FOUR PRUSSIAN FUSILIERS

In the Prussian Army of 1870, certain Regiments were designated as fusiliers, as was the Guard Fusilier Regiment. In addition the third battalions of all Guard, Grenadier and Line infantry regiments… (185-09). Learn More »

$440.00
Originally $550.00

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF CENTRAL FALLS (RHODE ISLAND) CADETS

FRAMED ALBUMEN OF CENTRAL FALLS (RHODE ISLAND) CADETS

Dated Hampden Park, Holyoke, Mass. Oct. 11, 1883.  By P. Warner. Framed in gilt painted wood, 15.5 x 12.5, w/wood backing & hang-wire. Interior photo, 10” x 8. Frame exhibits wear and chipping… (172-5907). Learn More »

FANTASTIC FRAMED IMAGE TAKEN FROM THE SUMMIT OF LITTLE ROUND TOP IN 1886 BY GETTYSBURG PHOTOGRAPHER WILLIAM TIPTON

FANTASTIC FRAMED IMAGE TAKEN FROM THE SUMMIT OF LITTLE ROUND TOP IN 1886 BY GETTYSBURG PHOTOGRAPHER WILLIAM TIPTON

Image was taken from the summit of Little Round Top with the camera facing northwest. The camera looks to be set up just in front of where the monument to Hazlett’s Battery now stands. The view is… (1178-01). Learn More »

SMALL ALBUMEN OF UNION GUNBOAT "COM. PERRY" ON JAMES RIVER

SMALL ALBUMEN OF UNION GUNBOAT "COM. PERRY" ON JAMES RIVER

Albumen print measures approximately 4" x 3.5" overall. Image (likely half of a stereo shot) shows the gunboat USS Commodore Perry on the James River. Nearly square image is clear with good detail.… (1139-502). Learn More »


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NON-REGULATION SILVER GRIPPED PRESENTATION SWORD BY SCHUYLER, HARTLEY & GRAHAM - LT. JAMES MOFFAT, 16TH NEW YORK CAVALRY

This presentation sword has very impressive deeply cast and chased mounts and silver gripped hilt. Schuyler, Hartley and Graham assembled and sold a wide variety of swords that were often highly embellished and upgraded from regulation patterns, to… (870-653). Learn More »

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