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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 »

CDV OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE

CDV OF GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE

Bust view of Lee. He looks to be wearing civilian clothes. Image contrast is good. Photographer’s imprint on bottom edge of mount. Backmark: “Stonewall Art Gallery, Boude & Miley, Lexington,… (1138-290A). Learn More »

CDV OF BATTERED FORT SUMTER

CDV OF BATTERED FORT SUMTER

Horizontal view of the well-battered remains of Fort Sumter. This image is known as "View of Fort Sumter from the sand bar, 1865." Photographer's backmark: H. C. Foster, Morris Island. Fort Sumter is… (1138-1494). Learn More »

CDV OF LIGHT HOUSE ATOP BATTERED FORT SUMTER

CDV OF LIGHT HOUSE ATOP BATTERED FORT SUMTER

Vertical view of the well-battered walls of Fort Sumter and the temporary light house constructed on the northeast corner after the war. Image is clear with good contrast. Ornate photographer's… (1138-1498). Learn More »

CDV OF FORT LAFAYETTE "APARTMENTS TO LET"

CDV OF FORT LAFAYETTE "APARTMENTS TO LET"

Vertical view of Fort Lafayette. Lithograph cdv shows fort with faded caption "Apartments To Let" and still lighter under that, "Fort Lafayette".  No Photographer's backmark. Fort Lafayette was an… (1138-1514). Learn More »

CDV OF FIRE DAMAGE ON MEETING STREET IN CHARLESTON

CDV OF FIRE DAMAGE ON MEETING STREET IN CHARLESTON

Horizontal image showing burnt-out district of Charleston following the fire of 1861; specifically Meeting Street. Two churches are the focal point. The heavily damaged one in the foreground is the… (1138-1500). Learn More »

IMAGE OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN & WIFE

IMAGE OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN & WIFE

Lithographed image is of Morgan in Confederate uniform seated in a chair with his wife standing beside him wearing a bonnet and a long black coat. Contrast and clarity are good. Paper is good but the… (1138-407). Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL BRAGG

CDV OF GENERAL BRAGG

Full-standing view of Braxton Bragg in Confederate uniform. He is wearing a double-breasted frock with rank insignia on collar and sleeves. He has a sword at his side. Image exhibits some foxing and a… (1138-54). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WILLIAM N. BEALL

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WILLIAM N. BEALL

Seated view carte de viste of Beall in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with general’s collar insignia. Image clear with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark, S. Anderson,… (1138-22). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL ROGER A. PRYOR

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL ROGER A. PRYOR

Bust view of Pryor in civilian clothes. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification along bottom edge of mount. Photographer’s backmark, J. Gurney & Son, New York. Roger… (1138-462). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL STERLING PRICE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL STERLING PRICE

Seated view of Price in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with general’s collar and sleeve insignia. Image is clear with good contrast. No photographer’s backmark. Sterling… (1138-459). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

This is a bust view of Beauregard. He wears civilian clothes and bow tie. Image is crisp and slightly light. Photographer’s backmark from C.R. Rees & Co., in Richmond. Pierre Gustave… (1138-33). Learn More »

CDV ADVERTISMENT FOR PHOTO GALLERY FEATURING R.E. LEE

CDV ADVERTISMENT FOR PHOTO GALLERY FEATURING R.E. LEE

Vertical cdv image on peach colored mount with single, thin red rule. Image is actually a photograph of the gallery’s backmark, printed on their cdv mounts, that just so happens to feature Robert E.… (1138-311). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDER IN QM ISSUE JACKET

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDER IN QM ISSUE JACKET

This ambrotype is from the collection of the late Bill Turner and was noted by him as a Virginia Volunteer. He rests one elbow on a table and wears a nine-button jacket with shoulder straps, very much… (1138-1977). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE SERGEANT IN RICHMOND DEPOT JACKET WITH GIBSON WOOD BUTTONS

CONFEDERATE SERGEANT IN RICHMOND DEPOT JACKET WITH GIBSON WOOD BUTTONS

This Confederate sergeant is shown seated in a 6th plate ambrotype wearing a jacket buttoned at the collar, but open to show part of his shirt. The jacket seems clearly to be a Richmond Depot Type-II… (1138-1890). Learn More »

DOUBLE CASED CLEAR IMAGES OF TWO CONFEDERATE PRIVATES

DOUBLE CASED CLEAR IMAGES OF TWO CONFEDERATE PRIVATES

These two sixth plate, very clear ambrotype images of Confederate soldiers are unidentified but are nicely paired in a double thermoplastic case. The image on the left is tintype and shows a young man… (1138-1863). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE PRIVATE IN QM ISSUE JACKET

CONFEDERATE PRIVATE IN QM ISSUE JACKET

This is a nice, clear 6th plate ambrotype of a Confederate private in an issue jacket. He is seated beside a table on which he rests his elbow. The table comes up rather high on his side. He wears a… (1138-1865). Learn More »

MOUNTED AND ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN

MOUNTED AND ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN

This is a scarce outdoor tintype of a mounted Union cavalryman in a nice quarter-plate size. The image has good detail and clarity, no easy task for the rider holding the horse still and the… (2021-773). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH EARLY WHITE ACCOUTERMENT BELTS

SIXTH PLATE TINTYPE OF SOLDIER WITH EARLY WHITE ACCOUTERMENT BELTS

This sixth plate tintype shows a clean-shaven Union soldier in regulation infantry frock coat and flat-brimmed forage cap. He is seated in front of a plain backdrop and looks straight at the camera,… (2021-780). Learn More »

PHOTOGRAPH OF C.S. GENERAL STEPHEN D. LEE

PHOTOGRAPH OF C.S. GENERAL STEPHEN D. LEE

Seated, studio view carte de viste of Lee in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with rank insignia on collar and sleeves. Image clear with very good contrast. Photograph is clipped… (1138-327). Learn More »


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COIN SILVER DESK BOX MARKED “WM. CALDWELL / LAKE GEORGE”

This coin silver captain’s desk box is beautifully engraved on the lid with the name of the ship, the “William Caldwell”, which was built at the northern end of Lake George in Ticonderoga, New York in the spring of 1838. Box has a hinged and… (30-1983). Learn More »

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