CIVIL WAR ANTIQUES
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GETTYSBURG BULLETS FROM THE ROSENSTEEL MUSEUM / COLLECTION
Individual bullets recovered from the battlefield at Gettysburg prior to National Park status and once a part of the Rosensteel Collection of battlefield artifacts. These bullets were recently part of the private family collection and are now available for sale. Each bullet is accompanied by a letter of authenticity.
IVORY POCKET DIARIES
Three different 18th-19th century weekly diaries. All are in good condition 7 individual pages for each day of the week. Coin silver hinges and hardware.
TWO CIVIL WAR NEWSPAPERS
1)PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER NEWSPAPER DATED JUNE 15 1864
2) PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER NEWSPAPER DATED JULY 08, 1864
Philadelphia daily news. Mosly war news including front page of John Hunt Morgan's raid in Kentucky, arrival of wounded in New York and lists of recent KIA soldiers. Eight pages in each paper filled with interesting information. Papers look to have been removed from a binder. Loss to edges.
$20.00 for both
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COLONEL WILLIAM C COOPER, 142nd OHIO
Martinsburg, VA, Tuesday morning, May 17, 1864. 3 pages in pencil to Mrs. Cooper "We have been on the road since Saturday but have only reached this point...We are informed the bridge at Harpers Ferry is out...We are overwhelmed with rumors as to our prospects and destination. A nice letter to the Colonel's wife. Signs off with full name , rank and where to address correspondence to him.
WILLIAM H DeBELL, 109th NY, KIA WELDON RAILROAD
4 page letter written Dec. 3, 1863 to his mother "I have been on guard most all the while....how is granpa and ma getting along...tell grandpa that I am well and long to see him again." A letter written by a young man that is missing home and is sick of the war.
Nice condition and easily legible with good content. Has had a tape repair of several of the folds that have com apart, well done and almost unnoticeable.
CONFEDERATE STATES 1864 $500 NOTE
A nice condition note with good color. Dated February 17th, 1864. Printed with the image of Stonewall Jackson, the seal of the Confederacy and a 2nd National pattern flag.
CONFEDERATE STATES 1862 $100 NOTE
A excellent condition note. Dated August 1, 1862. Cut is very straight with full edges, corners slightly rounded. A few pinholes in body of note. Reverse stamped "INTEREST PAID TO1st OF JANUARY 1865, AT SAVANNAH."
1864 CONFEDERATE CURRENCY
A) An 1864 Confederate fifty dollar bill. Very nice condition with good color and cut.
B) A very good 1864 Confederate five dollar note. Excellent color with just minor creases.
A) An 1864 dated Confederate twenty dollar bill. Good color and only slight wear
B) An 1864 date Confederate ten dollar bill. A very nice note with very little wear.
U.S. MEDICAL STAFF SURGEONS SWORD
A high grade staff surgeons sword from the Spanish-American to WW1 era. Sword is maker marked by AMES SWORD CO. which was in business from early 1880's to 1920. The etched blade is very nice with owners name and the word "SURGEON" with gilt background. Scabbard has ornate mounts with medical symbols.
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