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CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION CAVALRYMAN

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF AN UNIDENTIFIED UNION CAVALRYMAN

The unknown subject stands at the position of “ATTENTION” looking proudly into the camera. He wears a dark cavalry shell jacket with a low collar. A close inspection shows the collar has only one… (1138-1053). Learn More »

CDV ANDREW JOHNSON

CDV ANDREW JOHNSON

Back-mark: E.T. Antony /New York. Bust portrait, slightly faded, image clear. Trimmed slightly along upper margin. Identification signature below, in ink: “Andy Johnson, Prest. Of the U.S.” In… (766-1794). Learn More »

CDV UNION SOLDIER W/PISTOL AND DAGGER

CDV UNION SOLDIER W/PISTOL AND DAGGER

No back-mark.  Image depicts young soldier in standing studio pose, booted, wearing kepi, shell jacket, w/big buckled belt in which are tucked a small caliber pistol, likely an 1849 pocket Colt, and… (766-1797). Learn More »

CDV UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

CDV UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

Back-mark: J. Hobday, Photographic Artist, Portsmouth, Va. Seated studio pose, likely 1861, of soldier in his mid-twenties, clad in grey or butternut shell jacket and black trousers, with no insignia… (766-1795). Learn More »

CDV OUTDOOR SCENE WITH GROUP OF UNIDENTIFIED SOLDIERS

CDV OUTDOOR SCENE WITH GROUP OF UNIDENTIFIED SOLDIERS

Back-mark: G. W. Roseberry, Alexandria, Va. This image captures a group nine uniformed soldiers in a camp setting, along with two children and one woman, who appears to be sitting in one soldier’s… (766-1796). Learn More »

CDV of FIRST LIEUTENANT FINNY R. LOOMIS of COMPANY K, 8th OHIO INFANTRY & 1902 G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON of the 8th O.V.I.

CDV of FIRST LIEUTENANT FINNY R. LOOMIS of COMPANY K, 8th OHIO INFANTRY & 1902 G.A.R. REUNION RIBBON of the 8th O.V.I.

This period CDV shows a bust view of first lieutenant Finny Loomis of the 8th Ohio Volunteers. On the reverse of this image, Lt. Loomis has signed the image in period ink. His inscription reads:… (2022-1174). Learn More »

$495.00
ON HOLD

CDV OF MAJOR ROBERT N. HULL, 66TH GEORGIA INFANTRY, WOUNDED AT FRANKLIN, KIA IN SOUTH CAROLINA

CDV OF MAJOR ROBERT N. HULL, 66TH GEORGIA INFANTRY, WOUNDED AT FRANKLIN, KIA IN SOUTH CAROLINA

Chest-up view of Major Robert Newton Hull in uniform. He wears a double-breasted jacket with collar and sleeve insignia just visible. The image is clear with good contrast. Corners of the mount have… (1139-330). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE MAJOR, MACON BACKMARK

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CONFEDERATE MAJOR, MACON BACKMARK

Seated studio view of a large, unidentified Confederate major in uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with a single star on his collar and rank braid on his sleeves. The image is clear with good… (1138-597). Learn More »

CDV OF CHAPLAIN R.K. PORTER, COBB'S GEORGIA LEGION

CDV OF CHAPLAIN R.K. PORTER, COBB'S GEORGIA LEGION

Bust view of Confederate Chaplain R.K. Porter. The image is clear with light contrast. There is a period ink signature below the photo, "Yours affly / R.K. Porter". No photographer's backmark. Pencil… (1138-599). Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF A CAPTAIN IN THE STAUNTON HORSE LIGHT ARTILLERY

BUST VIEW CDV OF A CAPTAIN IN THE STAUNTON HORSE LIGHT ARTILLERY

View is of John H. McClanahan in the uniform of a Confederate captain. The contrast and clarity are poor due to overexposure of the negative and heavy foxing on the paper and mount. Facial features… (1138-996). Learn More »

$550.00
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INK SIGNED BUST VIEW OF WILLIAM B. RITTER OF THE HENRICO LIGHT ARTILLERY – LONG PERIOD INK INSCRIPTION ON THE REVERSE

INK SIGNED BUST VIEW OF WILLIAM B. RITTER OF THE HENRICO LIGHT ARTILLERY – LONG PERIOD INK INSCRIPTION ON THE REVERSE

CDV shows Ritter in a dark civilian suit posed in a slight right profile. Bottom of the image is signed in faint period ink “WM. BAILY RITTER, VIRGINIA.” Contrast and clarity is excellent. Paper… (1138-997). Learn More »

CDV OF STONEWALL BRIGADE CAPTAIN WITH PERIOD INK ID - BY REES OF RICHMOND

CDV OF STONEWALL BRIGADE CAPTAIN WITH PERIOD INK ID - BY REES OF RICHMOND

Image is a vignette bust view of John S. Harrison of Company D, 2nd Virginia Infantry in Confederate uniform. He wears a light-colored coat with the three parallel bars of a captain clearly visible on… (1138-991). Learn More »

CDV OF CAPTAIN EDWARD GRAHAM OF THE PETERSBURG HORSE ARTILLERY

CDV OF CAPTAIN EDWARD GRAHAM OF THE PETERSBURG HORSE ARTILLERY

Image is a late or early post-war view of Graham in a dark civilian suit with white shirt, dark bowtie and tinted cheeks. The contrast and clarity of the image are excellent. Mount and paper are very… (1138-980). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF A JAUNTY LOOKING SOUTHERN SOLDIER

SEATED VIEW OF A JAUNTY LOOKING SOUTHERN SOLDIER

CDV is a three-quarter seated view of an unidentified Confederate wearing an 8 or 9 button light-colored shell jacket, open to reveal a plaid vest over a white shirt and light bowtie. His trousers… (1138-983). Learn More »

BUST VIEW CDV OF 61ST VIRGINIA LIEUTENANT-COLONEL KILLED AT SPOTSYLVANIA, WITH WONDERFUL PERIOD INK ID

BUST VIEW CDV OF 61ST VIRGINIA LIEUTENANT-COLONEL KILLED AT SPOTSYLVANIA, WITH WONDERFUL PERIOD INK ID

Image is of William F. Niemeyer in a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with the two stars of a lieutenant colonel visible on both sides of his collar. Clarity is good but the contrast is a… (1138-993). Learn More »

PERIOD PENCIL ID WARTIME VIEW OF THOMAS A. BRANDER 20TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY AND THE LETCHER ARTILLERY – PRESENT AT THE EXECUTION OF JOHN BROWN

PERIOD PENCIL ID WARTIME VIEW OF THOMAS A. BRANDER 20TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY AND THE LETCHER ARTILLERY – PRESENT AT THE EXECUTION OF JOHN BROWN

CDV is a bust view of Brander in the uniform of a Confederate 2nd lieutenant. Bottom center of the mount bears a period pencil inscription that reads “THOMAS BANDER, LETCHER ARTILLERY.” Clarity is… (1138-984). Learn More »

CDV OF A YOUNG MAN HOLDING A RABBIT

CDV OF A YOUNG MAN HOLDING A RABBIT

Waist length seated view of a boy holding a mostly white rabbit on his lap. Overall good condition, no rips or tears. Scattered light soiling throughout. No BM.  On the reverse in period pencil is… (894-94). Learn More »

$120.00
Originally $150.00

RARE IMAGE OF A DOG STANDING ON THREE LEGS-NOTE FROM PHOTOGRAPHER ON REVERSE

RARE IMAGE OF A DOG STANDING ON THREE LEGS-NOTE FROM PHOTOGRAPHER ON REVERSE

Due to the long exposure time of 19th Century cameras it was very difficult to get an animal to stand still long enough to avoid a blurry movement. This photographer not only accomplished keeping this… (894-48). Learn More »

$360.00
Originally $450.00

CDV OF CAPTAIN GEORGE SAVAGE & 2ND LIEUTENANT JAMES ASHBY, 39TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY & 19TH VIRGINIA ARTILLERYCOLONEL KILLED AT 1ST BULL RUN

CDV OF CAPTAIN GEORGE SAVAGE & 2ND LIEUTENANT JAMES ASHBY, 39TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY & 19TH VIRGINIA ARTILLERY

This CDV photo is a fine image featuring two Confederate officers. The men are seen in full standing format in this studio image. Contrast and clarity are good. Both men are dressed in gray trousers,… (1138-948). Learn More »

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA LIEUTENANT COLONEL KILLED AT 1ST BULL RUN

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA LIEUTENANT COLONEL KILLED AT 1ST BULL RUN

Waist -up view of Lieutenant Colonel Benjamin J. Johnson of Hampton’s Legion. Image shows Johnson in a dark civilian suit with white shirt and large, dark bowtie. Contrast is fair and clarity is… (1138-857). Learn More »


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WONDERFUL CONDITION ORIGINAL CONFEDERATE-MANUFACTURED KEPI FOR A DRUMMER BOY OR CHILD

This article of uniform clothing is an original, Civil War example of headgear manufactured in the Confederacy and presented here in wonderful, original intact condition. The period artifact is a small, dark blue colored, wool kepi, suited for a… (526-68). Learn More »

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