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NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SEATED SOLDIER WITH REVOLVER AND SIDE-KNIFE

NINTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SEATED SOLDIER WITH REVOLVER AND SIDE-KNIFE

The seated subject is posed holding a pocket Colt in front of his chest with a long side-knife tucked in his belt. He also wears a dark forage cap and a dark open sack coat with buttons touched with… (2023-2949). Learn More »

CDV SIZED TINTYPE OF AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN HOLDING A CAUCASIAN CHILD – BALTIMORE PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV SIZED TINTYPE OF AN AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN HOLDING A CAUCASIAN CHILD – BALTIMORE PHOTOGRAPHER

This small tintype is mounted on a CDV sized card with an embossed frame. The woman wears a light-colored dress with printed floral decoration while the baby is wearing a light dress with a white bib… (160-264). Learn More »

$65.00
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VERY NICE QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF FIRST LIEUTENANT WITH SWORD IN PATRIOTIC CASE

VERY NICE QUARTER PLATE AMBROTYPE OF FIRST LIEUTENANT WITH SWORD IN PATRIOTIC CASE

Disheveled man posed in uniform. His outer appearance is that of a Union First Lieutenant with a saber. He wears a 9-button frock coat with First Lieutenant embroidered shoulder straps and holds a… (1221-50). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A UNION CAVALRY LIEUTENANT

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A UNION CAVALRY LIEUTENANT

Image is of an intimidating bearded Union cavalry lieutenant posed with one hand in his lap and grasping the hilt of his saber with the other. He wears a dark slouch hat turned up on one side with… (160-553). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF UNION SOLDIER ARMED WITH A DAHLGREN RIFLE

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF UNION SOLDIER ARMED WITH A DAHLGREN RIFLE

Very clear tintype of a standing Union soldier posed cradling his Dahlgren rifle in his arms. He wears a dark forage cap, buttoned-up dark frock coat and matching dark trousers. Contrast and clarity… (160-551). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A YOUNG MAN HOLDING A SMITH CARBINE

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A YOUNG MAN HOLDING A SMITH CARBINE

Image is of a young man wearing a dark slouch hat, light shirt with exposed suspenders and dark trousers. He is posed in front of a painted backdrop of a forest scene with his hands resting on the… (490-5984). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A TOUGH LOOKING FEDERAL INFANTRYMAN

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF A TOUGH LOOKING FEDERAL INFANTRYMAN

Image is of a stern looking Union soldier posed with his arms crossed over his chest. He wears a dark kepi, dark New York style shell jacket with cloth epaulettes with gold gilt buttons and light… (160-548). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A SEATED UNION SOLDIER

SIXTH-PLATE TIN OF A SEATED UNION SOLDIER

Nice clear tintype of a seated Union soldier posed with his hands resting in his lap. He wears a dark forage cap with a quatrefoil on the crown, dark frock coat with gold gilt buttons and light… (160-554). Learn More »

NINTH-PLATE TINYPE OF A SEATED FEDERAL SOLDIER IN A HALF UNION CASE

NINTH-PLATE TINYPE OF A SEATED FEDERAL SOLDIER IN A HALF UNION CASE

Clear tintype of a seated Union soldier posed with one hand resting in his lap and the other holding the hilt of an import sword placed beside him. He wears a dark artillery or cavalry shell jacket… (160-550). Learn More »

TINTYPE OF 1880’S HUNTER WITH SPENCER SHOTGUN AND HIS DOG

TINTYPE OF 1880’S HUNTER WITH SPENCER SHOTGUN AND HIS DOG

Image is sixth-plate sized image with no case, mat or frame. The subject is posed seated holding a Spencer shot gun in his lap. He wears a dark suit and bowler hat. At the subject’s feet is his dog… (766-1977). Learn More »

SMALL TINTYPE MOUNTED ON CDV CARD OF NEW YORK CORPORAL

SMALL TINTYPE MOUNTED ON CDV CARD OF NEW YORK CORPORAL

CDV mount has pressed false oval frame into which has been fitted a chest-up view of an unidentified soldier wearing a New York shell jacket. The piped jacket has cloth epaulettes with corporal’s… (2023-3216). Learn More »

$50.00
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SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SEATED FRIENDS - ONE ARMED WITH A HOLSTER

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO SEATED FRIENDS - ONE ARMED WITH A HOLSTER

Image is of two men seated side by and both posed with their legs crossed. What makes this photo interesting is that the men have taken off their jackets and are posed in their shirts with their… (490-6145). Learn More »

GEM TYPE OF ARTILLERYMAN BT BALTIMORE PHOTOGRAPHER

GEM TYPE OF ARTILLERYMAN BT BALTIMORE PHOTOGRAPHER

Image is a gem type mounted on a CDV sized card with an oval frame on the front. The unidentified subject wears a light colored kepi with a dark crown and crossed cannon barrels on the front. He also… (2023-2941). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & SON

SIXTH PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF MOTHER & SON

Image shows a waist-up view of a young man and his mother. He is wearing a dark colored frock coat and vest with white shirt and cravat. She is wearing a dark colored dress with a white collar and… (998-388). Learn More »

$50.00
Originally $85.00

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A WEST POINT CADET IN DAGUERREOTYPE BY ANSON CA. 1854/55, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

CONFEDERATE GENERAL LUNSFORD LINDSAY LOMAX AS A WEST POINT CADET IN DAGUERREOTYPE BY ANSON CA. 1854/55, EX-BILL TURNER COLLECTION

Formerly in the collection of Virginia collector and dealer Bill Turner this ninth plate cased daguerreotype by Rufus Anson of New York City is extremely clear, nicely cased, has a mat showing the… (1138-1905). Learn More »

$6,500.00
Originally $9,500.00

HALF-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF C.S. MAJOR GENERAL STEPHEN DODSON RAMSEUR AND C.S. COLONEL FRANK KINCLOCH HUGER AS WEST POINT CADETS BY JAMES EARLE McCLEES, PHILADELPHIA

HALF-PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE OF C.S. MAJOR GENERAL STEPHEN DODSON RAMSEUR AND C.S. COLONEL FRANK KINCLOCH HUGER AS WEST POINT CADETS BY JAMES EARLE McCLEES, PHILADELPHIA

This important half-plate daguerreotype comes from the collection of the late Bill Turner and shows future Confederate Major General Stephen Ramseur on the left and future Confederate artillery… (1138-1780). Learn More »

$19,500.00
Originally $30,000.00

THE NORFOLK LIGHT ARTILLERY BLUES! IMPRESSIVE HALF PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE BY WHITEHURST IN A WONDERFUL WHITEHURST CASE

THE NORFOLK LIGHT ARTILLERY BLUES! IMPRESSIVE HALF PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE BY WHITEHURST IN A WONDERFUL WHITEHURST CASE

This image is not only mounted with a Whitehurst marked mat, but has a full thermoplastic figural case with a purple velvet facing pad embossed with a large eagle flourishing a ribbon reading “J.H.… (1138-1799). Learn More »

$5,000.00
Originally $7,500.00

DAGUERROTYPE IN UNIFORM OF LEWIS HENRY LITTLE, BREVET FOR GALLANT AND MERITORIOUS CONDUCT AT MONTEREY 1846; KILLED IN ACTION AS CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL AND DIVISION COMMANDER AT IUKA 1862

DAGUERROTYPE IN UNIFORM OF LEWIS HENRY LITTLE, BREVET FOR GALLANT AND MERITORIOUS CONDUCT AT MONTEREY 1846; KILLED IN ACTION AS CONFEDERATE BRIGADIER GENERAL AND DIVISION COMMANDER AT IUKA 1862

This very clear sixth-plate daguerreotype dates about 1850 and shows Lewis Henry Little, usually referred to by his middle name, as a Captain in the 7th U.S. Infantry. Born in Maryland in 1817, he was… (1138-1808). Learn More »

$7,500.00
Originally $9,500.00

FANTASTIC QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG ARMED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

FANTASTIC QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF YOUNG ARMED CONFEDERATE SOLDIER

Image is a full standing view of a young Confederate soldier standing at the position of “attention” with his Enfield musket and fixed bayonet. The subject wears a dark kepi with gold tinted side… (2021-1171). Learn More »

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH KNIFE

SIXTH-PLATE TINTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDIER WITH KNIFE

Waist-up view of a young Confederate wearing a dark forage cap and a light-colored nine button shell jacket with high collar and cloth epaulettes. The subject also wears a leather waistbelt with a… (2021-1170). Learn More »


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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 taken near City Point along the James River, this… (1054-688). Learn More »

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