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HARD TO GET COPY OF “JOHN BACHELDER’S HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG”

HARD TO GET COPY OF “JOHN BACHELDER’S HISTORY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG”

Volume has dark blue hardcovers with the title in gold on the spine and front cover. Exterior is very clean and bright. White dustjacket with red lettering is also present and in good condition with… (1233-01) Learn More »

$300.00
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ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR MUSKET SLING IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR MUSKET SLING IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

This is a leather shoulder sling designed for use with Civil War muskets. The sling has a fixed leather loop at one end and a brass wire hook on the other, which is mounted under a sewn down flap… (1216-90) Learn More »

INTRICATELY DECORATED SHOE BUCKLES

INTRICATELY DECORATED SHOE BUCKLES

This is pair of shoe buckles measure about 2-¾” by 2-1/4” and show some very delicate, intricate work. The central frame with teeth and tongue is iron, cast and chased in low relief, and the… (30-1979) Learn More »

SCARCE CIVIL WAR PONCHO OR “GUM BLANKET” FRAGMENT

SCARCE CIVIL WAR PONCHO OR “GUM BLANKET” FRAGMENT

Civil War period ponchos and rubber blankets are extremely scarce despite being widely used and valued by troops in the field. They were so useful at home as to be used up by veterans and their… (1052-629) Learn More »

$95.00
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CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR UNIFORM COAT LAPEL FROM FORT PEMBINA

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR UNIFORM COAT LAPEL FROM FORT PEMBINA

This strip of cloth with four closely spaced button holes is likely the remnant of an army dress coat discarded after its useful days were done at Fort Pembina, a small frontier garrison in North… (1052-613) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR UNIFORM LAPEL FROM FORT PEMBINA

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR UNIFORM LAPEL FROM FORT PEMBINA

This strip of cloth showing six buttonholes is likely the remnant of an army dress coat discarded after its useful days were done at Fort Pembina, a small frontier garrison in North Dakota, where wet,… (1052-612) Learn More »

FORT BUFORD INDIAN WAR ARMY CAMPAIGN SHOEHOE

FORT BUFORD INDIAN WAR ARMY CAMPAIGN SHOE

This is an excavated US Army campaign shoe from Fort Buford, North Dakota, found on private property with the owner’s permission. This qualifies as a fragmentary, study example, in poor condition… (1052-489) Learn More »

$45.00
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FORT BUFORD INDIAN WAR ARMY CAMPAIGN SHOE

FORT BUFORD INDIAN WAR ARMY CAMPAIGN SHOE

This is an excavated US Army campaign shoe from Fort Buford, North Dakota, found on private property with the owner’s permission. The army went through a series of shoes and boots in the 1870s and… (1052-490) Learn More »

$95.00
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VERY RARE RICHMOND CLOTHING BUREAU / RICHMOND DEPOT ARTILLERY ENLISTED MAN’S CAP

VERY RARE RICHMOND CLOTHING BUREAU / RICHMOND DEPOT ARTILLERY ENLISTED MAN’S CAP

Formerly in the collections of the Texas Civil War Museum, this Confederate artilleryman’s cap is discussed and illustrated as Figures 052a-c in Fred Adophus’s excellent article: “The… (1179-409) Learn More »

9TH PLATE TINTYPE OF 40TH MASSACHUSETTS CORPORAL JOSEPH NEWHALL

9TH PLATE TINTYPE OF 40TH MASSACHUSETTS CORPORAL JOSEPH NEWHALL

We have offered several items relating to Corporal Newhall and now we have the ninth-plate tintype that came with the other items. Image is a waist-up view of Newhall seated by a table. He wears a… (846-531) Learn More »

$238.50
Originally $265.00

CAPTURED CONFEDERATE SECOND NATIONAL FLAG, UNUSUAL VARIATION WITH MADAUS LETTER, FROM A SOLDIER IN THE 59th NEW YORK

CAPTURED CONFEDERATE SECOND NATIONAL FLAG, UNUSUAL VARIATION WITH MADAUS LETTER, FROM A SOLDIER IN THE 59th NEW YORK

This 2nd National Confederate Flag was purchased in the 1980s by a well-respected Florida dealer/collector directly from descendants of the Union soldier who had kept it as a trophy. It comes with a… (1179-019) Learn More »

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Light chocolate patina. Push along lower edge. Pair of very small cracks along edge, visible from the reverse. Shank present. Backmark, “SCOVILL MFG CO WATERBURY”. This button was found by local… (1163-205E) Learn More »

$39.50
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US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Light patina to face; minor push in area of shield. Shallow crack extending from eagle’s wing to right edge. Shank present. No visible backmark. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident… (1163-205D) Learn More »

$39.50
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US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Face has light tan patina. Slight push to face in area of shield. Small area of damage at the tip of one of the eagle’s wings. Shank present. No visible backmark. This button was found by local… (1163-205C) Learn More »

$39.50
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US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Light chocolate patina; minor push to face in area of shield. Shank present though bent. Backmark partially legible: “SCOVILL MFG CO _________”. This button was found by local Gettysburg resident… (1163-205B) Learn More »

$39.50
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US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

US GENERAL SERVICE EAGLE COAT BUTTON RECOVERED AT 3RD CORPS HOSPITAL SITE, GETTYSBURG – KEN BREAM COLLECTION

Rich chocolate patina. Two areas of damage along the edge . Shank present though slightly bent; backmark present, partially legible – “WATERBURY BUTTON”. This button was found by local… (1163-205A) Learn More »

$39.50
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ATTIC CONDITION MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER FROM BRANDY STATION WITH GAR POST MARKING

ATTIC CONDITION MODEL 1860 CAVALRY SABER FROM BRANDY STATION WITH GAR POST MARKING

This attic condition Model 1860 cavalry saber is complete but for the grip and the scabbard. The blade is unmarked but is full length. The surface is heavily mottled with moderate scattered… (2023-2919) Learn More »

NICE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE HISTORY OF THE 3RD NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

NICE ORIGINAL COPY OF THE HISTORY OF THE 3RD NEW HAMPSHIRE INFANTRY

The full title of this volume is “1861-1865 THE THIRD NEW HAMPSHIRE AND ALL ABOUT IT” by Captain D. Eldridge and published by E. B. Stillings of Boston, Massachusetts in 1893. Volume is hardcover… (1180-153) Learn More »

HISTORY OF THE JEFF DAVIS ARTILLERY

HISTORY OF THE JEFF DAVIS ARTILLERY

Title page reads “FROM SELMA TO APPOMATTOX: THE HISTORY OF THE JEFF DAVIS ARTILLERY” by Lawrence R. Laboda and published by White Maine Publishing Company of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania in… (1180-184) Learn More »

1993 REPRINT OF THE 1912 ORIGINAL - HISTORY OF THE 30TH GEORGIA INFANTRY

1993 REPRINT OF THE 1912 ORIGINAL - HISTORY OF THE 30TH GEORGIA INFANTRY

Title page reads “BRIEF HISTORY OF THE THIRTIETH GEORGIA REGIMENT” by A. P. Adamson and published by American Historical Books of Fayetteville, Georgia in 1993. Hardcover is bound in half light… (1180-182) Learn More »

1856 SURGICAL BOOK IDENTIFIED TO NORTH CAROLINA SURGEON

1856 SURGICAL BOOK IDENTIFIED TO NORTH CAROLINA SURGEON

The full title of this volume is “THE PRINCEPLES AND PRACTICE OF MODERN SURGERY – A NEW AMERICAN FROM THE LAST AND IMPROVED LONDON EDITION” by Robert Druitt, fellow of the Royal College of… (1179-618) Learn More »

PHOTOGRAPH OF 8 VETERANS WITH BATTLEFIELD GUIDE ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

PHOTOGRAPH OF 8 VETERANS WITH BATTLEFIELD GUIDE ON LITTLE ROUND TOP

M.F. Williams photo of 8 veterans with who appears to be a battlefield guide (possibly Captain James T. Long) on Little Round Top near the 44th NY monument.  Most are holding souvenir canes made from… (635-555) Learn More »

$75.00
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50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG CARD

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG CARD

50th Anniversary Battle of Gettysburg card with speeches from Lincoln, McKinley and R.A. Lee, 6 ¾ “ x 4 ¼”.  Excellent condition with good colors. Reverse blank. [DM]… (635-560) Learn More »

$45.00
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UNION SQUARE GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA PAPER ADVERTISING DISC

UNION SQUARE GETTYSBURG CYCLORAMA PAPER ADVERTISING DISC

Union Square Gettysburg Cyclorama paper advertising disc.  Union Square NYC cyclorama exhibited Dec 1887 – Nov 1891.  Rare piece of Gettysburg Cyclorama ephemera.  3 ½” diameter. Excellent… (635-559) Learn More »

$75.00
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ARTHUR HARRISON SHIELDS BATTLEFIELD GUIDE BUSINESS CARD, C1930’S

ARTHUR HARRISON SHIELDS BATTLEFIELD GUIDE BUSINESS CARD, C1930’S

Arthur Harrison Shields Battlefield Guide business card circa 1930’s.  A.H. Shields was battlefield guide #33 and guided from 1922 until the time of his death in 1950 at age 60.  He opened a… (635-561) Learn More »

SCARCE INDIAN WAR SOLDIER’S MITTEN FROM FORT PEMBINA, ND

SCARCE INDIAN WAR SOLDIER’S MITTEN FROM FORT PEMBINA, ND

This comes from the excavations at Fort Pembina, occupied 1870-1895, where cold weather in winter months might well be a concern. The army began issuing mittens in 1873. Before that men were left to… (1052-585) Learn More »

INDIAN WAR SOLDIER’S SOCK FROM FORT PEMBINA, ND

INDIAN WAR SOLDIER’S SOCK FROM FORT PEMBINA, ND

This comes from the excavations at Fort Pembina, ND, and appears to be the 1877 pattern army sock, which was medium gray in color, had white toes, and the weave of the heel running parallel with the… (1052-583) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR UNIFORM COAT LAPEL FROM FORT PEMBINA

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR UNIFORM COAT LAPEL FROM FORT PEMBINA

This lapel comes from a US army coat discarded by a soldier at Fort Pembina, ND, and still has five enlisted, general service eagle buttons in place. This comes from excavations in wet, anaerobic soil… (1052-565) Learn More »

SCARCE CIVIL WAR INDIA RUBBER PONCHO FRAGMENT

SCARCE CIVIL WAR INDIA RUBBER PONCHO FRAGMENT

Excavated portion of a Civil War poncho or rubber blanket. This is a rough rectangle cut or torn from the corner and perhaps used by the soldier for something else before finally discarding it. One… (1052-564) Learn More »

12-POUNDER NAPOLEON PENDULUM HAUSSE CANNON SIGHT

12-POUNDER NAPOLEON PENDULUM HAUSSE CANNON SIGHT

This is an essential piece of artillery gear for crews manning the classic Civil War field-piece, the Model 1857 12-Pounder Napoleon. The pendulum hausse rear sight was the often-used replacement for… (1231-02) Learn More »

REMINGTON MODEL 1862 CONTRACT RIFLE, AKA: THE REMINGTON “ZOUAVE”

REMINGTON MODEL 1862 CONTRACT RIFLE, AKA: THE REMINGTON “ZOUAVE”

Moller calls these rifles the “Remington 1862 Contract Rifle,” and Flayderman, the “Model 1863 Contract Rifle.” They are best known as the “Remington Zouave”. The company obtained a… (362-1168) Learn More »

$1,950.00
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CIVIL WAR INFANTRY LIEUTENANT COLONEL SHOULDER STRAPS

CIVIL WAR INFANTRY LIEUTENANT COLONEL SHOULDER STRAPS

Field grade officer’s shoulder straps are scarce. Infantry regiments usually fielded ten companies with three officers each, but just one of each grade of field officer to the entire regiment: a… (2024-87) Learn More »

$525.00
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CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

CIVIL WAR PERCUSSION CAP POUCH

This is a Civil War-era percussion cap pouch. The shape of the leather shows actual field use overall. This pattern has the closing tab as a continuation of the outer flap. This latch tab is unbroken.… (2023-3165) Learn More »

$85.00
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COL. JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

COL. JOSHUA L. CHAMBERLAIN SCULPTURE BY TERRY JONES

A limited edition cold cast bronze sculpture by Terry Jones. The piece is numbered 55 of 400. It is on a hardwood base with a gold title plate. It stands approximately 12 ½” tall and the base… (2024-03) Learn More »

STENCIL KIT FOR TWICE WOUNDED MEMBER OF THE 99TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

STENCIL KIT FOR TWICE WOUNDED MEMBER OF THE 99TH PENNSYLVANIA INFANTRY

Kit consists of a tin case that meas. approx. 4.50 x 2.00 x 1.00 inches with a removable tin lid. Also present are two small bottles for ink, a brush and a 3.25 x 1.50 inch stamped brass stencil that… (1211-98) Learn More »

$895.00
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VERY NICE TONGUE PORTION OF CONFEDERATE TWO-PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

VERY NICE TONGUE PORTION OF CONFEDERATE TWO-PIECE SWORD BELT PLATE

This is the dug “CS” tongue half of the classic Confederate “tongue and wreath” sword belt buckle. In near perfect excavated condition; perhaps just the slightest “pull” on the belt loop.… (1235-75) Learn More »

CONTINENTAL ARMY “USA” PEWTER COAT BUTTON

CONTINENTAL ARMY “USA” PEWTER COAT BUTTON

Offered here is a very rare, excavated “USA” Revolutionary War Continental Army button. A seldom seen and highly desirable button, in very good condition overall. Measures 19mm. The face is… (1235-74) Learn More »

SCARCE CIVIL WAR ARMY ISSUE SHOE, A.K.A. BROGAN OR BOOTTEE

SCARCE CIVIL WAR ARMY ISSUE SHOE, A.K.A. BROGAN OR BOOTTEE

This Civil War issue shoe is missing the vamp, but shows illustrates the typical construction of an issue brogan. This comes from a U.S. Army Indian War post established in 1870, a period in which the… (1052-542) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR U.S. ARMY ISSUE DRAWERS FRAGMENT

CIVIL WAR U.S. ARMY ISSUE DRAWERS FRAGMENT

This fabric is the left front of a set of army issue drawers from the excavations at Fort Pembina, ND, conducted on private property with the owner’s permission, where wet, anaerobic soil conditions… (1052-474) Learn More »

SCARCE US CAVALRY M1872/76 BOOT SALVAGED OR ALTERED BY SOLDIER TO BARRACKS SHOE

SCARCE US CAVALRY M1872/76 BOOT SALVAGED OR ALTERED BY SOLDIER TO BARRACKS SHOE

This is a US Army issue cavalry boot with the leg cut down to salvage the leather for another purpose or to alter it for wear as a barracks or camp shoe, something the army did not think about issuing… (1052-289) Learn More »

SCARCE CIVIL WAR ARMY ISSUE BROGAN ALTERED TO A BARRACKS SHOE AT FORT PEMBINA

SCARCE CIVIL WAR ARMY ISSUE BROGAN ALTERED TO A BARRACKS SHOE AT FORT PEMBINA

This Civil War army-issue shoe is in very good condition though excavated and easy to take for a barn or attic find. This was recovered at Fort Pembina, ND, a US army post established in 1870, where… (1052-287) Learn More »

PIECE OF CIVIL WAR ARMY BLANKET FROM FORT PEMBINA, NORTH DAKOTA

PIECE OF CIVIL WAR ARMY BLANKET FROM FORT PEMBINA, NORTH DAKOTA

The army had vast stocks of Civil War material left over at the end of the war. These supplies, along with the reduction of the postwar army meant U.S. troops were getting Civil War gear well into the… (1052-265) Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR POCKET TESTAMENT DATED 1864

US CIVIL WAR POCKET TESTAMENT DATED 1864

Small New Testament meas. approx. 2.50 x 3.75 inches with embossed leather covers with raised typical Victorian linear decoration. Cover edges show wear. Front and back covers are still connected but… (1179-461) Learn More »

$125.00
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US CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S HYMN BOOK DATED 1863

US CIVIL WAR SOLDIER’S HYMN BOOK DATED 1863

Small hymn book meas. approx. 3.00 x 4.50 inches with pasteboard covers. Front has the title “THE SOLDIER’S HYMN BOOK” above a hand holding a cross. Covers show moderate wear. Hymn book was… (1179-465) Learn More »

$45.00
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INDIAN WAR FOLDING KNIFE AND SPOON COMBINATION

INDIAN WAR FOLDING KNIFE AND SPOON COMBINATION

During the Civil War the commercial market was filled with devices and gadgets promoted as making life easier for the soldier in camp and field. Combination mess utensils were a category of their own,… (490-2927) Learn More »

$180.00
Originally $225.00

ARMEE FRANCAISE UNIFORMES 1937

ARMEE FRANCAISE UNIFORMES 1937

Documents etablis sous les auspices du Ministere de la Guerre. French language. 20 pp. color plates, 4 To, 14.25” x 11.25, in half calf w/gilt spine lettering, raised bands, marbled boards and… (410-806) Learn More »

$125.00
Originally $225.00

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO REPRODUCTION HELMET LINER

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO REPRODUCTION HELMET LINER

Reproduction inner metal ring and leather liner but no helmet band. This will fit the M40, M42 and reissue M35 helmets. Leather liner is a size 58 and will fit a size 66 helmet. [ad]… (873-46) Learn More »

$15.00
Originally $25.00

U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH – 165TH NEW YORK “2ND DURYEA’S ZOUAVES”

U.S. PERCUSSION CAP POUCH – 165TH NEW YORK “2ND DURYEA’S ZOUAVES”

This fine item is a Federal percussion cap pouch attributed to Co. C, 165th New York Infantry, the “2nd Duryea's Zouaves.” The leather is smooth and the whole piece is in good overall condition.… (149-43) Learn More »

$795.00
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SIXTH-PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A VETERAN UNION SOLDIER & SON

SIXTH-PLATE RUBY AMBROTYPE OF A VETERAN UNION SOLDIER & SON

Charming image of a soldier seated in front of a pastoral painted backdrop posed with one arm around his son who stands next to him. The soldier wears a dark forage cap and dark shell jacket with… (490-6147) Learn More »

FULL STANDING QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF SMOOTH-FACED UNION SOLDIER

FULL STANDING QUARTER PLATE TINTYPE OF SMOOTH-FACED UNION SOLDIER

Nice full-standing view of a clean-shaven Union soldier posed by a column and standing behind a chair. He is posed with one hand resting on the back of the chair and the other on his hip. He wears a… (490-6164) Learn More »

$175.00
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TINTYPE OF UNION CORPORAL POSED IN FRONT OF TENT

TINTYPE OF UNION CORPORAL POSED IN FRONT OF TENT

Image is a tintype about 8th plate size housed in a sixth plate case. Image shows a Union corporal posed leaning against a tree branch with one hand on his hip and his legs crossed. He stands in front… (490-6149) Learn More »

$150.00
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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 »

VERY SCARCE CIVIL WAR BROGANS

VERY SCARCE CIVIL WAR BROGANS

Officially referred to as army bootees, collectors most often know them as brogans, a term used at the time, though soldiers mostly called them just shoes. They were produced in a number of… (149-42) Learn More »

$2,500.00
Originally $2,950.00

SINGLE DECAL GERMAN TRANSITIONAL HELMET FOR USE IN WORLD WAR TWO

SINGLE DECAL GERMAN TRANSITIONAL HELMET FOR USE IN WORLD WAR TWO

This helmet began life as either a Model 1916 or ‘17 helmet. Then, under the Nazis it had a new liner and chinstrap added and a single army eagle decal attached to the left side. These helmets were… (1216-03) Learn More »

1988 REPRINT OF THE 1910 “HISTORY OF THE FORTY-FOURTH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY” – DEFENDERS OF LITTLE ROUND TOP

1988 REPRINT OF THE 1910 “HISTORY OF THE FORTY-FOURTH NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY” – DEFENDERS OF LITTLE ROUND TOP

Title page reads “HISTORY OF THE FORTY-FOURTH REGIMENT NEW YORK VOLUNTEER INFANTRY IN THE CIVIL WAR 1861-1865” by Captain Eugene Arus Nash and published by Morningside Bookshop of Dayton, Ohio in… (1180-145) Learn More »

$40.00
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2004 MUSTER LISTING FOR A MISSISSIPPI BRIGADE IN THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

2004 MUSTER LISTING FOR A MISSISSIPPI BRIGADE IN THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA

Title page reads “GRIFFITH’S / BARKSDALE’S / HUMPHREY’S MISSISSIPPI BRIGADE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA: A MUSTER LISTING” by H. Grady Howell, Jr. and published by Pioneer Publishing Company… (1180-183) Learn More »

INDIAN WARS & SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR-ERA RED ARTILLERY AIGUILLETTE SHOULDER CORD

INDIAN WARS & SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR-ERA RED ARTILLERY AIGUILLETTE SHOULDER CORD

Artillery (red) aiguillette uniform shoulder cord. Excellent unissued condition. Circa 1880-1902. [jet]  [ph:L] ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ THIS ITEM, AS WITH ALL OTHER ITEMS AVAILABLE ON OUR… (2021-1002) Learn More »

$65.00
Originally $125.00
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PAIR OF PATTERN 1872 SERGEANT OF ARTILLERY CHEVRONS

PAIR OF PATTERN 1872 SERGEANT OF ARTILLERY CHEVRONS

Chevrons are made of a single piece of red cloth with the three stripes delineated by rows of black thread. Both chevrons are in very nice condition.    [AD]… (2021-1020G) Learn More »

$35.00
Originally $75.00
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CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR FORAGE CAP VISOR

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR FORAGE CAP VISOR

This is a well preserved leather visor from a forage cap recovered at Fort Pembina, ND, where it was preserved in remarkable condition by wet, anaerobic soil conditions. This is typical of the simple… (1052-479) Learn More »

US ISSUE MODEL 1872 SHOE, MAKER MARKED, POSSIBLY BY JOHN MUNDELL OF PHILADELPHIA

US ISSUE MODEL 1872 SHOE, MAKER MARKED, POSSIBLY BY JOHN MUNDELL OF PHILADELPHIA

This army-issue was excavated at Fort Pembina, ND, established in 1870 and in operation to 1895. It was found on private property, with the owner’s permission, and is in good condition, a result of… (1052-492) Learn More »

EARLY INDIAN WAR ALTERED BARRACKS OR CAMP SHOE

EARLY INDIAN WAR ALTERED BARRACKS OR CAMP SHOE

This is an unusual Indian War soldier’s camp or barracks shoe from Fort Pembina, ND, a small U.S. army post from 1870 to 1895. The heel portion of the quarters was cut away, either to salvage the… (1052-288) Learn More »

EARLY INDIAN WAR ALTERED BARRACKS OR CAMP SHOE

EARLY INDIAN WAR ALTERED BARRACKS OR CAMP SHOE

This is an unusual Indian War soldier’s camp or barracks shoe from Fort Pembina, ND, a small U.S. army post from 1870 to 1895. The heel portion of the quarters was cut away, either to salvage the… (1052-390) Learn More »

$95.00
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U.S. PATTERN 1861 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX MARKED “WATERTOWN ARSENAL 1864” WITH BRASS PLATE AND TINS

U.S. PATTERN 1861 INFANTRY CARTRIDGE BOX MARKED “WATERTOWN ARSENAL 1864” WITH BRASS PLATE AND TINS

Pattern 1861 US cartridge box in very good condition. The outer flap is adorned with the lead-filled, stamped brass “US” cartridge box plate. This plate is held in place by the original leather… (490-6251) Learn More »

BULLET IN WOOD FROM CHANCELLORSVILLE

BULLET IN WOOD FROM CHANCELLORSVILLE

Block of wood meas. approx. 8.00 inches long x 1.50 inches wide x 1.75 inches high with a large caliber lead ball deeply embedded in the wood. Faintly written on the piece in modern ink is… (1211-34) Learn More »

ORIGINAL 1867 EDITION OF “MAJOR GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE AND THE NINTH ARMY CORPS”

ORIGINAL 1867 EDITION OF “MAJOR GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE AND THE NINTH ARMY CORPS”

Title page reads “MAJOR GENERAL AMBROSE E. BURNSIDE AND THE NINTH ARMY CORPS: A NARRATIVE OF CAMPAINS IN NORTH CAROLINA, MARYLAND, VIRGINIA, OHIO, KENTUCKEY, MISSISSIPPI AND TENNESSEE, DURING THE… (1180-167) Learn More »

$110.00
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RE-COVERED ORIGINAL 1909 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 40TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

RE-COVERED ORIGINAL 1909 EDITION OF THE HISTORY OF THE 40TH NEW YORK INFANTRY

Title page reads “HISTORY OF THE FORTIETH (MOZART) REGIMENT NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS, WHICH WAS COMPOSED OF FOUR COMPANIES FROM NEW YORK, FOUR COMPANIES FROM MASSACHUSETTS AND TWO COMPANIES FROM… (1180-144) Learn More »

AMES CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION SWORD AND POSTWAR PRESENTATION SWORD TO THE SAME NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER, WITH HIS COPY OF REGIMENTAL HISTORY – DANIEL J. FLANDERS

AMES CIVIL WAR PRESENTATION SWORD AND POSTWAR PRESENTATION SWORD TO THE SAME NEW HAMPSHIRE OFFICER, WITH HIS COPY OF REGIMENTAL HISTORY – DANIEL J. FLANDERS

This group consists of two presentation Ames U.S. Model 1850 officer’s swords, one a Foot Officer pattern, with its original metal scabbard rather than leather, and the other a Staff and Field… (2022-1207) Learn More »

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP PERCUSSION CAP POUCH WITH OLD NOTE

EARLY BATTLEFIELD PICK-UP PERCUSSION CAP POUCH WITH OLD NOTE

This is a weathered percussion cap pouch with old paper label. The cap pouch is complete except for the belt loops and fleece. It is however, very well worn exhibiting surface cracking overall.… (2023-2901) Learn More »

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1862

MODEL 1861 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE MUSKET, DATED 1862

This the Model 1861, .58 caliber, percussion rifle musket as made at the Springfield Armory in Massachusetts. All gun metal on this rifle has matching patina. A spread-winged eagle motif is stamped on… (2023-3264) Learn More »

VERY NICE .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

VERY NICE .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber Gardiner explosive bullet for rifle muskets. Samuel Gardiner received patent #40,468 on November 23, 1863 for his exploding bullet or “musket shell.”  This type of bullet… (2024-23) Learn More »

MINTY .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

MINTY .58 CALIBER GARDINER EXPLOSIVE BULLET FROM GETTYSBURG

This is a .58 caliber Gardiner explosive bullet for rifle muskets. Samuel Gardiner received patent #40,468 on November 23, 1863 for his exploding bullet or “musket shell.”  This type of bullet… (2024-24) Learn More »

CDV OF THE HUMISTON CHILDREN WHO’S FATHER WAS KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

CDV OF THE HUMISTON CHILDREN WHO’S FATHER WAS KILLED AT GETTYSBURG

Frontal seated pose showing the “CHILDREN OF THE BATTLEFIELD.” One of the more famous human-interest stories of the battle of Gettysburg is that of Sergeant Amos Humiston of the 154th New York.… (160-362) Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF US SIGNAL SERVICE SOLDIER IDENTIFIED AS “WHITE” – BY BRADY

FULL STANDING VIEW OF US SIGNAL SERVICE SOLDIER IDENTIFIED AS “WHITE” – BY BRADY

CDV is of a young clean shaven Union soldier posed a-la-Napoleon with one hand resting on a low table. He wears a dark forage cap, matching dark shell jacket and light-colored trousers. Contrast and… (160-480) Learn More »

$95.00
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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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VERY FINE “SAM BROWN” SHOULDER SLING FOR SABER BELT

VERY FINE “SAM BROWN” SHOULDER SLING FOR SABER BELT

Unissued shoulder strap for the cavalry saber belt. Nice bridle leather strap with brass hook at each end. One sliding “belt loop” remains. Leather has been treated and remains supple. Perfect for… (490-6291) Learn More »

1975 REPRINT OF THE 1891 ORIGINAL - HISTORY OF THE FOURTH SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

1975 REPRINT OF THE 1891 ORIGINAL - HISTORY OF THE FOURTH SOUTH CAROLINA INFANTRY

Title page reads “HISTORY OF THE FOURTH REGIMENT OF S.C. VOLUNTEERS FROM THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE WAR UNTIL LEE’S SURRENDER…” by J. W. Reid who served in Company C of the regiment and published… (1180-186) Learn More »

1985 REPRINT OF THE 1881 ORIGINAL – MEMOIR OF CAPTAIN C. SETON FLEMING C.S.A.

1985 REPRINT OF THE 1881 ORIGINAL – MEMOIR OF CAPTAIN C. SETON FLEMING C.S.A.

Title page reads “MEMOIR OF CAPT. C. SETON FLEMING OF THE SECOND FLORIDA INFANTRY, C.S.A. ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE HISTORY OF THE FLORIDA TROOPS IN VIRGINIA DURING THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES WITH… (1180-185) Learn More »

$35.00
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VERY NICE CONFEDERATE OVAL SHOULDER BELT PLATE FROM COLD HARBOR

VERY NICE CONFEDERATE OVAL SHOULDER BELT PLATE FROM COLD HARBOR

This is a rolled brass, oval breast plate that was worn on cotton web shoulder straps. Very good, excavated condition, only missing the “hook” that locked down the long attachment pin. The plate… (490-5882) Learn More »

$375.00
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CONFEDERATE SMALL BRASS RECTANGULAR BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM SMYRNA, TN.

CONFEDERATE SMALL BRASS RECTANGULAR BELT PLATE, RECOVERED FROM SMYRNA, TN.

Rectangular sheet brass plate for waist belts. This excavated example and was typically used by Confederates during the Civil War. Measures approximately 68 x 43mm. Excavated condition with dark brown… (490-5881) Learn More »

RARE INSCRIBED, IDENTIFIED BARTHOLOMAE PATENT FILTER CANTEEN AND MESSKIT OF ABNER O. SHAW: PRIVATE 7th NYSM; ASST. SURGEON 20th MAINE: HE SAVED JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN’S LIFE AT PETERSBURG!

RARE INSCRIBED, IDENTIFIED BARTHOLOMAE PATENT FILTER CANTEEN AND MESSKIT OF ABNER O. SHAW: PRIVATE 7th NYSM; ASST. SURGEON 20th MAINE: HE SAVED JOSHUA LAWRENCE CHAMBERLAIN’S LIFE AT PETERSBURG!

This rare, identified, Civil War patent filter canteen and even rarer accompanying mess kit is in excellent condition, has impeccable provenance going back to the famous Stamatelos collection, is… (1179-442) Learn More »

$5,500.00
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VERY NICE STANDING VIEW OF A UNION CORPORAL WITH MUSKET AND FLAG

VERY NICE STANDING VIEW OF A UNION CORPORAL WITH MUSKET AND FLAG

Image is a sixth-plate tintype of a Union corporal wearing a dark frock coat with accoutrements and holding his musket by his side. He is posed beside a small US flag. The photographer has touched… (490-6148) Learn More »

$165.00
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THREE-QUARTER SEATED TINTYPE VIEW OF GRANDPA IN THE UNION CAVALRY

THREE-QUARTER SEATED TINTYPE VIEW OF GRANDPA IN THE UNION CAVALRY

There is a period song that says “If you wanna have a good time join the cavalry!” Well, here is one old gent who seems to have taken the song literally and joined the cavalry. Image is a… (490-6167) Learn More »

$175.00
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CIVIL WAR PERIOD LINEN SHEET WITH MONOGRAM

CIVIL WAR PERIOD LINEN SHEET WITH MONOGRAM

White linen sheet meas. approx. 75.50 inches wide by 82.00 inches long (it is folded in half in the photos). Sheet has finished edges with a small monogram in approx. 1.00 inch high letters that reads… (1025-01) Learn More »

$600.00
Originally $750.00

MINTY U.S. MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER SOCKET BAYONET

MINTY U.S. MODEL 1855 .58 CALIBER SOCKET BAYONET

This is an original Model 1855 socket bayonet for .58 caliber Civil War era Springfield rifle muskets.  Measures approximately 21” overall. This specimen features a smooth, clean, and bright… (1216-72) Learn More »

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE WINTER HAT

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE WINTER HAT

Exterior is made of a soft white leather with an attached folding visor that has a white cloth top and a tan cloth underside. Exterior is in good condition with some minor surface dirt and several… (2022-1794) Learn More »

$595.00
Originally $695.00

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE OVERSEAS CAP

GERMAN WORLD WAR TWO LUFTWAFFE OVERSEAS CAP

Item is made of a blueish-gray wool cloth with a cut-out white embroidered spread-winged eagle holding a swastika in its talons sewn to the front above a red, white and blue cockade which is also made… (2023-228) Learn More »

$275.00
Originally $395.00
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NON-DUG CONFEDERATE SNAKE BUCKLE

NON-DUG CONFEDERATE SNAKE BUCKLE

This pattern imitated a standard British army buckle that had been in use for decades. In fact, many were brought over through the blockade to be worn by Confederate soldiers and also a few Yankees… (490-5879) Learn More »

$275.00
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CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR FORAGE CAP VISOR

CIVIL WAR-INDIAN WAR FORAGE CAP VISOR

This is a well preserved leather visor from a forage cap recovered at Fort Pembina, ND, where it was preserved in remarkable condition by wet, anaerobic soil conditions. This is typical of the simple… (1052-478) Learn More »

$45.00
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IMPERIAL RUSSIAN BUCKLE

IMPERIAL RUSSIAN BUCKLE

Plate is made of thin stamped brass with clipped corners. At center of the face is a crowned two-headed imperial eagle with spread wings. The eagle is flanked by Cyrillic letters. The back of the… (1100-119) Learn More »

$70.00
Originally $100.00

VERY NICE CONFEDERATE OVAL SHOULDER BELT PLATE FROM SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV.

VERY NICE CONFEDERATE OVAL SHOULDER BELT PLATE FROM SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV.

This is a rolled brass, oval breast plate that was worn on cotton web shoulder straps. Very good, excavated condition, missing the pin and hook on the back. The plate has a fine dark brown patina. Two… (490-5880) Learn More »

BRASS BUGLE MOUTH PIECE FROM BRANDY STATION

BRASS BUGLE MOUTH PIECE FROM BRANDY STATION

This excavated bugle mouth piece is in fairly good condition and has a very pleasing dark green patina. Some very slight damage to the thin edge that fits into the bugle. It was reportedly recovered… (2023-2926) Learn More »

$25.00
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1961 REPRINT OF THE 1898 ORIGINAL - HISTORY OF THE 61ST GEORGIA INFANTRY

1961 REPRINT OF THE 1898 ORIGINAL - HISTORY OF THE 61ST GEORGIA INFANTRY

Title page reads “A SOLDIER’S STORY OF HIS REGIMENT (61ST GEORGIA) AND INCIDENTALLY OF THE LAWTON-GORDON-EVANS BRIGADE, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA” by Private G. W. Nichols and published by… (1180-181) Learn More »

HISTORY OF THE 31st GEORGIA INFANTRY

HISTORY OF THE 31st GEORGIA INFANTRY

Title page reads “THE MOST BLOODY AND CRUEL DRAMA: HISTORY OF THE 31ST GEORGIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY. LAWTON – GORDON – EVANS BRIGADE, ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA 1861-1865” by George C. White and… (1180-179) Learn More »

SECOND EDITION COPY OF A STUDY OF THE BATTLE OF THE CRATER AT PETERSBURG

SECOND EDITION COPY OF A STUDY OF THE BATTLE OF THE CRATER AT PETERSBURG

This title was part of The Virginia Civil War Battles and Leaders Series produced by H. E. Howard during the 1980’s and ‘90’s. The full title of this volume is “THE PETERSBURG CAMPAIGN – THE… (1180-170) Learn More »

$20.00
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AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “THE BATTLE OF NEW MARKET” BY WILLIAM C. DAVIS

AUTOGRAPHED COPY OF “THE BATTLE OF NEW MARKET” BY WILLIAM C. DAVIS

Title is simply “THE BATTLE OF NEW MARKET” by William C. Davis and autographed by him in ink on the title page. Book was published by Doubleday & Company, Inc. of Garden City, New York in… (1180-173) Learn More »

$15.00
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CLASSIC CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN, INSCRIBED, WITH SLING

CLASSIC CONFEDERATE WOOD DRUM CANTEEN, INSCRIBED, WITH SLING

This is a great example of the classic Civil War Confederate wood drum canteen. Often referred to the Gardner pattern, this was a simple design well within the abilities not only of coopers, but other… (1202-103) Learn More »

1864 PRIVATE DEVOTIONS BOOK

1864 PRIVATE DEVOTIONS BOOK

This little volume looks very much like the small pocket testaments of the period but this one is titled “THE BOOK OF PRIVATE DEVOTION: A SERIES OF PRAYERS AND MEDITATIONS” by Hannah Moore and… (1179-457) Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR 1862 POCKET TESTAMENT IDENTIFIED TO 38TH MASSACHUSTTS SOLDIER WHO DIED OF DISEASE

US CIVIL WAR 1862 POCKET TESTAMENT IDENTIFIED TO 38TH MASSACHUSTTS SOLDIER WHO DIED OF DISEASE

Small New Testament meas. approx. 3.00 x 4.75 inches with embossed covers with raised scrollwork decoration. Hardcovers are bound in brown cloth that shows minor edge wear. Spine is marked… (1179-464) Learn More »

$225.00
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FULL STANDING VIEW OF UNION HOSPITAL STEWARD

FULL STANDING VIEW OF UNION HOSPITAL STEWARD

Unidentified subject is posed leaning cross-legged against a marble top decorative podium. The subject wears a dark frock coat with Hospital Steward chevrons on his sleeves. The coat is buttoned only… (846-537) Learn More »

$420.00
Originally $525.00

TRIMMED CDV OF GENERAL JOHN M. JONES - KILLED IN THE WILDERNESS

TRIMMED CDV OF GENERAL JOHN M. JONES - KILLED IN THE WILDERNESS

Image is a vignette bust view of Jones in a double-breasted frockcoat with general’s collar insignia. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Paper is good but the mount has been trimmed and there is a… (846-508) Learn More »

$1,260.00
Originally $1,575.00

FULL STANDING CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN PEGRAM

FULL STANDING CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN PEGRAM

Image shows the General posed leaning against a tall half column. He wears a light-colored double-breasted frock coat with dark trousers and holds a dark low crowned cap in his hand. Contrast and… (846-507) Learn More »

$3,420.00
Originally $4,275.00

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL “EXTRA BILLY” SMITH

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL “EXTRA BILLY” SMITH

Image is a bust view of Smith in a light-colored double-breasted frock coat with general’s insignia clearly visible on the collar. Clarity and contrast are good. Paper has light surface dirt with a… (846-506) Learn More »

$2,125.00
Originally $2,655.00

CLASSIC CONFEDERATE FROELICH CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

CLASSIC CONFEDERATE FROELICH CAVALRY SABER AND SCABBARD

If you are looking for just one Confederate cavalry saber, this could be it. This classic Confederate cavalryman’s saber with its original scabbard was made by Louis Froelich and is in very good… (1176-15) Learn More »

SCARCE CONFEDERATE NAVY BUTTON BY COURTNEY AND TENNENT

SCARCE CONFEDERATE NAVY BUTTON BY COURTNEY AND TENNENT

These black composition buttons are the Confederate equivalent of the hard-rubber buttons used by the US Navy at the time. They are about the same size, use four holes for attachment, and were… (1176-20) Learn More »

FIRMIN & SONS CONFEDERATE NAVY BUTTON

FIRMIN & SONS CONFEDERATE NAVY BUTTON

This is a very good example of Albert’s CS52A, Tice CSN202A1. This is a two-piece button showing a fouled anchor superimposed on crossed cannon on a lined field with a rope border and CSN at the… (1176-21) Learn More »

$695.00
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PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET BY POTTS & HUNT

PATTERN 1853 ENFIELD RIFLE MUSKET BY POTTS & HUNT

The round barrel is just over 38.5” long. The surface has turned a dark pewter color over much of its surface with only light pitting at the breech. Front blade sight and flip-up, long-range rear… (1000-343) Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF UNION SOLDIER HOLDING A POCKET REVOLVER

FULL STANDING VIEW OF UNION SOLDIER HOLDING A POCKET REVOLVER

CDV is tentatively identified on the reverse as William Gale of Ohio. Identification is written in modern pencil so how accurate it may be is anyone’s guess. The subject is posed holding a pocket… (160-460) Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A UNION CAPTAIN WITH GEM SIZED TINTYPE OF A YOUNGER SOLDIER ATTACHED

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A UNION CAPTAIN WITH GEM SIZED TINTYPE OF A YOUNGER SOLDIER ATTACHED

CDV is an unidentified image of a middle-aged captain posed in front of a painted backdrop of a room in a house with an open door looking out into a garden. He is posed standing next to what looks… (160-360) Learn More »

NAMED SOLDIER CDV WITH SENTIMENTAL PRESENTATION

NAMED SOLDIER CDV WITH SENTIMENTAL PRESENTATION

The subject of this image is identified as George W. Fish but no regiment or state is given. The subject is posed seated holding a kepi in his lap the cap is made of dark cloth with a light band… (160-451) Learn More »

$125.00
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CDV BUST VIEW IDENTIFIED AS “SURGEON HENDRICKS” – NEW BERN BACK MARK

CDV BUST VIEW IDENTIFIED AS “SURGEON HENDRICKS” – NEW BERN BACK MARK

Image is a bust view of a bearded soldier wearing a dark frock coat with fold down collar. On his left chest he wears a black felt oval outlined in bullion with a bullion rectangle at center that… (160-348) Learn More »

VIEW OF BEAUREGARD’S HEADQUARTERS AT BULL RUN – IMAGE #327 OF “BRADY’S ALBUM GALLERY”

VIEW OF BEAUREGARD’S HEADQUARTERS AT BULL RUN – IMAGE #327 OF “BRADY’S ALBUM GALLERY”

Image shows a large two-story house viewed from the end of its tree and bush lined driveway. The house has a chimney at each end with five windows across the top floor and two on each side of a porch… (160-323) Learn More »

VIEW OF MRS. SPINNER’S HOUSE AT BULL RUN – IMAGE #308 OF “BRADY’S ALBUM GALLERY”

VIEW OF MRS. SPINNER’S HOUSE AT BULL RUN – IMAGE #308 OF “BRADY’S ALBUM GALLERY”

Image shows a small two-story house viewed from a road running in front of the property. The house has a chimney at center with a partial porch in front. One end of the house looks to be of log… (160-322) Learn More »

IDENTIFIED 1864 US NAVY GUNNERY MANUAL

IDENTIFIED 1864 US NAVY GUNNERY MANUAL

Full title is “GUNNERY CATECHISM AS APPLIED TO THE SERVICE OF NAVAL ORDNANCE ADAPTED TO THE LATEST OFFICIAL REGULATIONS, AND APPROVED BY THE BUREAU OF ORDNANCE, NAVY DEPARTMENT” by J. D. Brandt… (1179-499) Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR ARMY PAYMASTER’S MANUAL PRESENTED TO MAJOR GENERAL ETHAN A. HITCHCOCK

US CIVIL WAR ARMY PAYMASTER’S MANUAL PRESENTED TO MAJOR GENERAL ETHAN A. HITCHCOCK

The full title is “THE ARMY PAYMASTER’S MANUAL, OR COLLECTION OF OFFICIAL RULES, FOR THE INFORMATION AND GUIDANCE OF OFFICERS OF THE PAY DEPARTMENT OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY WITH TABLES OF THE… (1179-455) Learn More »

RELIC REMINGTON REVOLVER RECOVERED AT ATLANTA, FROM TEXAS MUSEUM

RELIC REMINGTON REVOLVER RECOVERED AT ATLANTA, FROM TEXAS MUSEUM

This relic was formerly in the world-renowned Texas Civil War Museum. Relic is a Remington New Model Army revolver serial #124453. All that remains is the 8.00 inch octagon barrel with a partially… (1179-539) Learn More »

$225.00
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MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER

MODEL 1858 BULLSEYE CANTEEN WITH COVER

Original Civil War Model 1858 corrugated-pattern tin canteen, often called the “Bullseye” pattern. The body consists of two circular sections of pressed-tin soldered together at the rim. The… (490-6243) Learn More »

STONEWALL JACKSON STATUE BY TERRY JONES

STONEWALL JACKSON STATUE BY TERRY JONES

Cold cast bronze statue of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson portrays a superb likeness and shows great detail. The sculpture measures 12 ½” in height and is mounted on a wood base that… (2024-04) Learn More »

US CIVIL WAR 1862 BAYONET MANUAL WITH BEAUTIFUL INSCRIPTION BY 125TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

US CIVIL WAR 1862 BAYONET MANUAL WITH BEAUTIFUL INSCRIPTION BY 125TH PENNSYLVANIA OFFICER WOUNDED AT ANTIETAM

The title of the manual is “MANUAL OF BAYONET EXERCISE: PREPARED FOR THE USE OF THE ARMY OF THE UNITED STATES” by George B. McClellan and printed by order of the War Department by J. B. Lippincott… (1179-454) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR NCO’S SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

CIVIL WAR NCO’S SWORD BELT WITH PATTERN 1851 BUCKLE

This is a non-commissioned officer’s sword belt in good condition. Belt is constructed of heavy buff leather. Belt leather measures approximately 34” long overall x 1 ¾” wide. Leather has been… (490-6283) Learn More »

OFFICER’S FALSE BOOTS

OFFICER’S FALSE BOOTS

A very good condition set of officer’s false boots. These would be worn with shoes, spreading over the top of the shoe to hide the laces and keep out dirt, but imitating the high riding boots… (1179-429) Learn More »

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SWORD KNOT IN GOOD CONDITION

ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR CAVALRY SWORD KNOT IN GOOD CONDITION

Issued to Union horsemen during the Civil War. The 1” wide, black bridle leather device is looped upon itself to make a 19” long, strong leather wrist loop. Artifact is held together and tightened… (490-6279) Learn More »

US MODEL 1842 PISTOL BY ASTON MADE IN EARLY 1852

US MODEL 1842 PISTOL BY ASTON MADE IN EARLY 1852

The last of the US single shot martial pistol and first of the US percussion pistols, the US Model 1842 percussion pistol was successor to the flintlock Model 1836 and like that earlier pistol was… (490-5704) Learn More »

$1,150.00
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SECOND EDITION COPY OF “THE ROAD TO BRISTOE STATION”

SECOND EDITION COPY OF “THE ROAD TO BRISTOE STATION”

This title was part of The Virginia Civil War Battles and Leaders Series produced by H. E. Howard during the 1980’s and ‘90’s. The full title of this volume is “THE ROAD TO BRISTOE STATION –… (1180-168) Learn More »

1996 REPRINT OF THE HISTORY OF 116TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

1996 REPRINT OF THE HISTORY OF 116TH PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEER INFANTRY

Title page reads “THE STORY OF THE 116TH REGIMENT PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS IN THE WAR OF THE REBELLION” by St. Clair A. Mulholland with an introduction by Lawrence Frederick Kohl and published by… (1180-149) Learn More »

1994 REPRINT OF THE IRISH BRIGADE HISTORY BY CONYNGHAM

1994 REPRINT OF THE IRISH BRIGADE HISTORY BY CONYNGHAM

Title page reads “THE IRISH BRIGADE AND ITS CAMPAIGNS” by D. P. Conyngham with an introduction by Lawrence Frederick Kohl and published by Fordham University Press of New York in 1994. This was… (1180-148) Learn More »

$10.00
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1996 REPRINT OF THE 1888 ORIGINAL HISTORY OF THE 9TH MASSACHUSETTS BATTERY

1996 REPRINT OF THE 1888 ORIGINAL HISTORY OF THE 9TH MASSACHUSETTS BATTERY

Title page reads “HISTORY OF THE NINTH MASS. BATTERY. RECRUITED JULY, 1862: MUSTERED IN AUG. 10, 1862; MUSTERED OUT JUNE 9, 1865 AT THE CLOSE OF THE REBELLION” by Levi W. Baker with introduction… (1180-164) Learn More »

$25.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 - SHILOH/ ISLAND NO. 10

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, APRIL 26, 1862 - SHILOH/ ISLAND NO. 10

Vol. VI.—No. 278. 16 pp. [257-272], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features full page sketch of “Major Halleck in the Field, April 1862.” [Halleck… (557-66) Learn More »

$22.50
Originally $45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 7, 1863 – BRISTOE STATION/ ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, NOVEMBER 7, 1863 – BRISTOE STATION/ ARMY OF THE CUMBERLAND

Vol. VII—No. 358. 16 pp. [705-720], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and stories. Front cover features dramatic depiction of “The Army of the Cumberland—A Troop Train Passing… (557-65) Learn More »

$22.50
Originally $45.00

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, MARCH 25, 1865 – TREASURY SECRETARY McCULLOUGH/ GEN. SHERIDAN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, MARCH 25, 1865 – TREASURY SECRETARY McCULLOUGH/ GEN. SHERIDAN

Vol. IX----No. 430. 16 pp. [177-192], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait illustration of “Hon. Hugh McCullough, Secretary of the… (557-63) Learn More »

$22.50
Originally $45.00

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 17, 1863 – LIBBY & BELLE ISLE PRISONS

HARPER’S WEEKLY, OCTOBER 17, 1863 – LIBBY & BELLE ISLE PRISONS

Vol. VII—No. 335. 16 pp. [657-672], with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features panoramic view of the visiting Russian Fleet—“Reception of the Common [NYC] Council… (557-39) Learn More »

$22.50
Originally $45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, JULY 19, 1862 – PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

HARPER’S WEEKLY, JULY 19, 1862 – PENINSULA CAMPAIGN

Vol. VI—No. 290. 16 pp. [449-464], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features portrait sketches of Union general George A. McCall, and Fitz-John Porter,… (557-34) Learn More »

$22.50
Originally $45.00
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HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 15, 1865 – GETTYSBURG, 4TH OF JULY

HARPER’S WEEKLY, NEW YORK, JULY 15, 1865 – GETTYSBURG, 4TH OF JULY

Vol. IX—No. 446. 16 pp. [433-448], four columns, with numerous stories, illustrations and cartoons. Front cover features entertaining full page depiction of “Rustic Courtship”.  Interior… (L15179GGG) Learn More »

$25.00
Originally $35.00
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MINT CIVIL WAR CAP BOX BY REUBEN NECE WITH INSPECTOR STAMP, WOOL AND PICK

MINT CIVIL WAR CAP BOX BY REUBEN NECE WITH INSPECTOR STAMP, WOOL AND PICK

This is a great example of a Federal cap box in pretty much new condition, as it would have come out of the crate for issue. The black finish is superb, with strong color and no flaking. Seams are… (1216-94) Learn More »

US MODEL 1840 POMEROY CONTRACT MUSKET RIFLED AND SIGHTED

US MODEL 1840 POMEROY CONTRACT MUSKET RIFLED AND SIGHTED

The US Model 1840 musket is complicated in nomenclature and production details. Initially designated the Model 1835, it was finally designated the 1840 and collectors occasionally call it the Model… (490-4171) Learn More »

VERY PRETTY CIRCA 1830 CASED ENGLISH GOLD PLATED SHOE AND KNEE (BREECHES) BUCKLES

VERY PRETTY CIRCA 1830 CASED ENGLISH GOLD PLATED SHOE AND KNEE (BREECHES) BUCKLES

Housed in a forest green, gilt blind-stamped case lined in blue velvet with blue silk lining in the top, these elegant gold plated English shoe and knee buckles date about 1830 or so and were likely… (2022-751) Learn More »

$395.00
Originally $495.00

COBALT BLUE FEATHER EDGE IRONSTONE PLATTER

COBALT BLUE FEATHER EDGE IRONSTONE PLATTER

This style was made in Staffordshire and Leeds areas in England, circa 1840-60. This is a large serving platter with raised edge featuring cobalt blue “feather edge” design. Unmarked. Measures… (213-108) Learn More »

$85.00
Originally $125.00

RICHMOND DAILY EXAMINER—MARCH 1, 1865

RICHMOND DAILY EXAMINER—MARCH 1, 1865

2pp., 17” x 23., 6 columns. Exhibits fold-marks, light chipping at the extremities. Else VG. Contains new from the Confederate States Congress and the Virginia House of Representatives as well as… (766-1800) Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $200.00

RARE MEXICAN WAR NEWSPAPER “THE WEEKLY HERALD” FOR JULY 31, 1847

RARE MEXICAN WAR NEWSPAPER “THE WEEKLY HERALD” FOR JULY 31, 1847

Newspaper is a complete issue of the New York Weekly Herald for July 31, 1847 featuring a half page drawing of Castle Perote in Mexico. The drawing of the fort is very detailed showing all the gun… (772-37) Learn More »

$37.50
Originally $75.00

THE SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS—RICHMOND, AUGUST 15, 1863

THE SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED NEWS—RICHMOND, AUGUST 15, 1863

Volume II./ No. 6. Eight pages (41-48), 16 x 11.5”, w/illus. and cartoon. Chipped round the extremities, w/inner page right margin torn off from mid-gap down. Else good and entirely legible. The… (959-15) Learn More »

$62.50
Originally $125.00

ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, VA. - DECEMBER 30, 1862

ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE, VA.- DECEMBER 30, 1862

Volume LXIII/ Number 319. Four pages, 12.25 x 9”, three columns. Exhibits light chipping and soiling at the extremities. Else VG and entirely legible. Printed daily, the Alexandria Gazette… (959-14) Learn More »

$32.50
Originally $65.00

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SEATED UNION SOLDIER FROM THE 100TH REGIMENT

SIXTH-PLATE AMBROTYPE OF SEATED UNION SOLDIER FROM THE 100TH REGIMENT

Image is a three-quarter seated view of a Union soldier wearing a dark kepi with a Company letter “A” and the number “100” on the front of the crown. He also wears a light-colored overcoat… (490-6150) Learn More »

ORIGINAL LINEN CIVIL WAR STATE OF MASSACHUSETTS HAVERSACK

ORIGINAL LINEN CIVIL WAR STATE OF MASSACHUSETTS HAVERSACK

Haversack is made entirely of white linen. The body and sling are all original. The underside of the flap has the faint remains a maker’s mark that would also show the item was produced for the… (490-6437) Learn More »

EARLY LUCIUS W. POND POCKET REVOLVER

EARLY LUCIUS W. POND POCKET REVOLVER

Patent Infringement Revolver Sued by S&W This is a brass frame Pond pocket revolver, manufactured circa 1861 in Worcester, Massachusetts. The Pond revolver was the subject of a lawsuit in 1862… (362-1158) Learn More »

ANCIENT EGYPTIAN MUMMIFIED FALCON

ANCIENT EGYPTIAN MUMMIFIED FALCON

This mummified falcon is covered with an intricate pattern of wrappings done in natural and dyed brown linen. The details of the face and head of the bird have been rendered in paint over a white… (88-184) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA WORKSHIRT/SMOCK MADE FROM ALTERED SHIRT FORT PEMBINA

CIVIL WAR ERA WORKSHIRT/SMOCK MADE FROM ALTERED SHIRT FORT PEMBINA

This is a simple shirt altered by a soldier at a frontier US Army fort for wear as smock to shield his uniform while on a work or fatigue detail and comes from excavations at Fort Pembina, North… (1052-649) Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA WORKSHIRT/SMOCK MADE FROM ALTERED SHIRT FORT PEMBINA

CIVIL WAR ERA WORKSHIRT/SMOCK MADE FROM ALTERED SHIRT FORT PEMBINA

This is a simple shirt altered by a soldier at a frontier US Army fort for wear as smock to shield his uniform while on a work or fatigue detail and comes from excavations at Fort Pembina, North… (1052-648) Learn More »

SCARCE PAIR CIVIL WAR ARMY ISSUE SHOES, MAKER MARKED, SOLDIER MODIFIED, LOTS OF MARCHING!

SCARCE PAIR CIVIL WAR ARMY ISSUE SHOES, MAKER MARKED, SOLDIER MODIFIED, LOTS OF MARCHING!

This pair of Civil War US army issue shoe show an interesting field alteration by the soldier: a 3 ½ inch slit down the upper end of the tongue of each for comfort- one of several alterations we have… (1052-281) Learn More »

WORLD CLASS IDENTIFIED, CARVED, CONFEDERATE IMPORT BRITISH P-1856 ENFIELD CARBINE BY BARNETT: CARRIED BY IRA SOUTH, 7th MISSISSIPPI CAVALRY; 1st MISSISSIPPI PARTISAN RANGERS

WORLD CLASS IDENTIFIED, CARVED, CONFEDERATE IMPORT BRITISH P-1856 ENFIELD CARBINE BY BARNETT: CARRIED BY IRA SOUTH, 7th MISSISSIPPI CAVALRY; 1st MISSISSIPPI PARTISAN RANGERS

This would make an outstanding addition to any Confederate cavalry collection or display: it is both a scarce carbine and a world-class example of a very folky, carved identification by a Confederate… (766-1985) Learn More »

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A PAIR OF NAMED YOUNG CADETS TRYING TO LOOK OLDER AND TOUGHER THAN THEIR YEARS

FULL STANDING VIEW OF A PAIR OF NAMED YOUNG CADETS TRYING TO LOOK OLDER AND TOUGHER THAN THEIR YEARS

CDV shows to rather young cadets approx. 12 to 14 years old posed one on either side of a podium. The young fellow at left wears a dark military shell jacket and vest with light colored trousers… (160-363) Learn More »

WONDERFUL CDV OF TWO YOUNG DRUMMERS FROM BOSTON

WONDERFUL CDV OF TWO YOUNG DRUMMERS FROM BOSTON

Image is a full standing view of two young fellows who are no doubt brothers. Both are posed with their drums and sticks. Both boys have a strong resemblance and both sport rather long hair. The… (160-285) Learn More »


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