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66th NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS ENCAMPMENT AT ST. PETER’S CHURCH, YORKTOWN (FRENCH’S BRIGADE)

66th NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS ENCAMPMENT AT ST. PETER’S CHURCH, YORKTOWN (FRENCH’S BRIGADE)

Outdoor view of camp. Three soldiers stand around several different tents. William H. French, USMA 1837, posted to 1st U.S Artillery and received two brevets for service in the Mexican War.  Promoted… (748-21). Learn More »

POST-WAR CDV OF LANGHORNE WISTER, 150TH PA. INF., WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

POST-WAR CDV OF LANGHORNE WISTER, 150TH PA. INF., WOUNDED AT GETTYSBURG

This CDV is a post-Civil War view of Wister. The image is a bust shot of him in profile. Image is clean and clear.  Barely visible horizontal repair near lower edge. Fancy photographer's backmark… (33-708). Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A UNION SAILOR WITH CARPENTER’S MATE INSIGNIA

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A UNION SAILOR WITH CARPENTER’S MATE INSIGNIA

CDV is of a bearded sailor posed with one hand in his pocket and the other leaning on a writing table. The subject wears a dark double-breasted short jacket with a bibbed collar, light trousers and… (160-563). Learn More »

NICE CLEAR THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF A SAD LOOKING UNION SOLDIER

NICE CLEAR THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF A SAD LOOKING UNION SOLDIER

CDV is of a young Union soldier posed seated with his hands in his lap. He displays a rather sad look on his face and almost seems to be pouting. He wears a forage cap with an oil cloth rain cover,… (160-544). Learn More »

INK SIGNED THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF 108TH USCT CAPATIN JOHN COWGILL OF MARYLAND – FROM A WELL-KNOWN LOCAL QUAKER ABOLITIONIST FAMILY

INK SIGNED THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF 108TH USCT CAPATIN JOHN COWGILL OF MARYLAND – FROM A WELL-KNOWN LOCAL QUAKER ABOLITIONIST FAMILY

CDV shows Captain John Cowgill in a typical Napoleonic pose with one had tucked in his coat. He wears a dark slouch hat and dark single-breasted frock coat with light trousers. Coat has shoulder… (160-454). Learn More »

$145.00
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BUST VIEW OF ARGENTINE ARMY OFFICER AND LEADER OF US COLORED TROOPS IN THE CIVIL WAR

BUST VIEW OF ARGENTINE ARMY OFFICER AND LEADER OF US COLORED TROOPS IN THE CIVIL WAR

CDV is a bust view of Edelmiro Mayer in uniform as lieutenant colonel of the 45th US Colored Troops. Bottom center of the image has a nice period ink ID of “LT. COL. EDELMIRO MAYER 45 USCT. Contrast… (160-453). Learn More »

NICE INK ID IMAGE OF MUSICIAN IN THE 23RD MASSACHUSETTS AND THE BRIGADE BAND #1, CORPS d’AFRIQUE

NICE INK ID IMAGE OF MUSICIAN IN THE 23RD MASSACHUSETTS AND THE BRIGADE BAND #1, CORPS d’AFRIQUE

CDV is a bust view of Joseph F. Chaffin in a dark frock coat. Bottom of the image is nicely inscribed in period ink “YOURS TRULY &c J. F. CHAFFIN, POST BAND, PORT HUDSON, LA.” Contrast and… (160-452). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF COLONEL DAVID HUSTON JR OF THE 11TH US REGULARS SURROUNDED BY HIS STAFF – RICHMOND PHOTOGRAPHER

SEATED VIEW OF COLONEL DAVID HUSTON JR OF THE 11TH US REGULARS SURROUNDED BY HIS STAFF – RICHMOND PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV shows Houston seated at center of four other officers who are assumed to be members of his staff. Two of the officers are sporting some wild chin whiskers and one wears a cape while the rest are… (160-446). Learn More »

CDV 147TH NEW YORK DOUBLE AMPUTEE ALFRED A. STRATTON

CDV 147TH NEW YORK DOUBLE AMPUTEE ALFRED A. STRATTON

Waist-up seated view of Alfred Stratton, Company G, 147th New York. He wears a dark shell jacket with both sleeves pinned up and on his chest is a badge consisting of a bar, ribbon and 5th Corps… (160-441). Learn More »

PROFILE BUST VIEW OF COLONEL CHARLES SAWYER RUSSELL

PROFILE BUST VIEW OF COLONEL CHARLES SAWYER RUSSELL

CDV shows Russell in a true left profile. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with colonel’s shoulder straps and two badges on his left breast. One is a 9th Corps badge suspended from a… (160-353). Learn More »

CDV OF TWICE WOUNDED 3RD VERMONT SOLDIER WITH 6TH CORPS BADGE

CDV OF TWICE WOUNDED 3RD VERMONT SOLDIER WITH 6TH CORPS BADGE

Image is a bust view of Horace Davis wearing a dark frock coat with a 6th Corps badge clearly visible on his right chest. He also wears a smaller badge on his left chest but it is a bit indistinct.… (160-568). Learn More »

CDV OF 1861 FORT SUMTER DEFENDER - GENERAL JOHN G. FOSTER BY BRADY

CDV OF 1861 FORT SUMTER DEFENDER - GENERAL JOHN G. FOSTER BY BRADY

CDV shows Foster from the waist-up. He wears a dark kepi with the two stars of a major general above a “U.S.” within a wreath on the front of the cap, dark double-breasted frock coat with black… (160-565). Learn More »

CDV OF FITZHUGH LEE IN PRE-WAR FEDERAL UNIFORM

CDV OF FITZHUGH LEE IN PRE-WAR FEDERAL UNIFORM

Image is a waist-up seated view of Lee in the uniform of a Federal 2nd lieutenant most likely taken not long after his graduation from West Point. Lee is posed in a partial left profile with one of… (160-564). Learn More »

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN BUTLER BY BRADY

CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN BUTLER BY BRADY

Three-quarter standing CDV view of Butler in a dark double-breasted frock coat with oakleaf decoration on the collar and cuffs. He also wears white gloves and is posed with his arms by his side… (490-3200TT). Learn More »

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN BUTLER

LITHOGRAPH CDV OF MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN BUTLER

Three-quarter standing CDV view of Butler posed holding his cap in front of him. He wears a dark double-breasted frock coat with oak leaf decorations on the collar and cuffs. His cap has a wreath on… (490-3200II). Learn More »

WARTIME ETCHING OF MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN BUTLER

WARTIME ETCHING OF MAJOR GENERAL BENJAMIN BUTLER

Etching is a wartime bust view of Butler in a dark single-breasted coat with black fur collar. Image is in an oval with “GENL. BENJ. F. BUTLER” printed at bottom. Paper and mount have some surface… (490-3200DD). Learn More »

CDV OF THE “LAZIEST MECHANIC IN PHILADELPHIA”

CDV OF THE “LAZIEST MECHANIC IN PHILADELPHIA”

This oversized CDV is of a young man wearing a white jacket and trousers over a dark vest or coat with a white shirt and dark bowtie. He wears a straw hat and holds a pipe wrench by his side. Bottom… (160-357). Learn More »

$100.00
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BUST VIEW OF 79TH PENNSYLVANIA COLONEL HENRY A. HAMBRIGHT

BUST VIEW OF 79TH PENNSYLVANIA COLONEL HENRY A. HAMBRIGHT

CDV shows Hambright as a captain wearing a dark single-breasted frock coat with shoulder straps. Contrast and clarity are excellent with the paper and mount showing only the usual light edge dirt from… (670-25). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR SAILOR

FULL STANDING CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CIVIL WAR SAILOR

Image shows a sailor posed with one hand resting on a low table. He wears dark flat hat, a dark jumper with tie and matching trousers. Contrast and clarity are very good as are the mount and… (160-487). Learn More »

CDV OF 1863 TRAIN WRECK

CDV OF 1863 TRAIN WRECK

Image shows a collapsed wooden bridge over a mill dam with a locomotive half in the water while the box car behind it leans off the bridge abutment and is partially submerged. The view is looking up… (160-354). Learn More »

$100.00
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HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

Please click on the photograph above to view a flyer containing information regarding a Model 1860 Henry Rifle and pair of cased presentation Colt Revolvers identified to Secretary of War Simon Cameron which were stolen from the museum on February… . Learn More »

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