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Steel Engraving Portrait. "Julius C. Burrows"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10587

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving circa 1900s, (4 1/2 x 5 1/2 inch) of Julius Caesar Burrows (1837-1915) of Michigan in civilian clothing. A lawyer who helped organize the 17th Michigan Regiment and served in the civil war fighting at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Vicksburg, Knoxville among others. Went into politics and worked for the Republican Party serving in congress and later national politics. View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Cyrus Dustan Roys"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10594

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch) of Cyrus Dustan Roys (1836-1915) of Michigan in civilian clothing. Trained as a lawyer he joined the Union forces in 1861 and served in the 1st Michigan Artillery fighting at McIntire's Ford, Capture of Knoxville and Cumberland Gap, Corinth, and Sherman's March. He was on the staff of General Saunders. After the war he became a corporate lawyer and general council, mainly with railroads in the Chicago area. View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Rufus Pratt Lincoln"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10595

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 x 5 1/2 inch) of Rufus Pratt Lincoln (1841-1900) of Massachusetts in civilian clothing. Lincoln joined the war in 1862, after graduating from Amherst College, with the Massachusetts Volunteers rising to captain in several months. He fought at Fredericksburg, Gettysburg, the Wilderness, Spottsylvania, and the assault on Petersburg. By 1864 he reached the rank of brevetted lieutenant-colonel for meritorious services. After the war he returned to c... View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Benjamin Franklin Tracy"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10596

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 1/4 x 6 inch) of Benjamin F. Tracy (1830-1915), in civilian clothing, from New York. Was a lawyer and early organizer of the Republican Party he joined the Civil War in 1863 and was in the Army of the Potomac and in the Battle of the Wilderness won the Medal of Honor. He was made a General before retiring. After the war he returned to the field of law and became U.S. district attorney for the Eastern District of New York. He was famous for crack... View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Ormsby MacKnight Mitchell"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10597

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 x 6 inch) of Ormsby M. Mitchell (1809-1862), in his military uniform. Became a General during the Civil War and was also a highly regarded astronomer. View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Benjamin F. Butler"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10600

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 1/4 x 5 1/2 inch oval) of Benjamin Butler (1818-1893), in civilian clothing. In 1862 as a Major General he was made military governor of New Orleans. Most famous for the hanging of William Mumford, for removing the U.S. flag from the local mint; issuing the "Woman Order" regarding the women of New Orleans making them fair game and his confiscation of $800,000 from the Dutch consul (later returned). An incompetent general with political i... View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Robert Anderson"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10601

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (3 x 5 1/2 inch) of Robert Anderson (1805-1871) in military uniform. Wounded in the Mexican-American War, served in the military till being put at Fort Sumter to witness the beginning of the Civil War and became the "hero of Fort Sumter". Was a brigadier-general in 1861 while commanding the Department of Kentucky and Cumberland, made a major-general in 1865. Was at Fort Sumter in 1865 when the original flag was re raised. View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Pierre G. Beauregard"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10602

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 1/2 x 5 3/4 inch) of Pierre G. Beauregard (1818-1893) in military uniform. Served in the Mexican-American War and engineer in charge at New Orleans (1858-61) for the military. Joined the south after the war began and led the attack on Fort Sumter. He commanded the line at the 1st Bull Run, became a general in 1861 and transfered to the West where he served under Johnston at Shiloh. Served in the Carolinas and defeated Butler in 1864. After the w... View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Geoerge B. McClellan"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10603

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (3 3/4 x 5 1/4 inch) of George B. McClellan (1826-1885), in military uniform. Graduate of West Point, cited in the Mexican-American War for bravery, and a gifted observer of military organization in Europe, McClellan resigned in 1857. As a vice-president for the Illinois Central RR he became acquainted with Lincoln. He took command the Dept. of Ohio as Major General for the Republic and was given command of the armies around Washington and succeede... View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "George H. Perkins"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10604

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 x 5 1/4 inch) of George H. Perkins (b.1836), in naval uniform. Naval officer in the Union navy, graduated from Annapolis in 1861, and served in New Orleans on ships at its capture and occupation, served on gun-boats along the lower Mississippi and served on various boats in the southern blockade. Stayed in the navy after the war. View more info

Steel Engraving Portrait. "Stewart Woodford"

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Seller ID: 10605

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Engraving, circa 1900s (4 1/2 x 5 1/2 inch) of Stewart L. Woodford (1835-1913), in civilian clothing. A Union officer and General who was military governor of Charleston. After the war he was Lt.Governor of New York (1867-69), Congressman 1873-74; and Minister to Spain (1897). View more info

Stratford Hall, Westmoreland County, Virginia.

By: Anonymous

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Robert E. Lee Memorial Foundation Inc.:

Seller ID: 10719

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


No date, but circa late 1920's or early 1930's. [4] pages; folding flyer (3 1/2 x 5 1/4 inch) in half; map, illustration. Brief flyer with map of a colonial plantation owned by the Lees of Virginia and birthplace of Robert E. Lee, leader of the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Several paragraphs on the Mansion and grounds with background history. View more info

Original Stereograph "'The Kearsarge, U.S. Navy"

By: Anonymous

Price: $47.50

Publisher: American And Foreign Views.:

Seller ID: 10916

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


circa.1890. Stereograph view on light tan board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with title inserted under the photo. View was taken in the New York Harbor with the 'Kearsarge' at anchorage, several ships in the background. Clean clear image. View more info

Glimpses of the Nation's Struggle. Fourth Series. Papers Read Before the Minnesota Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States, 1892-1897.

By: Anonymous

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Saint Paul, Minnesota, H.L. Collins Co.: 1898

Seller ID: 11264

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


622 pages; bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine and cover with medal design in color. Fourth series of papers read before the Minnesota Commandery of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States of America. Preface - "This volume is larger than any that have preceded it and contains thirty-five papers read at the regular meetings . " among the authors are: James P. Moore, C.C. Andrews, Henry A. Castle, J.W. Hinckley, R.N. Adams, Mar... View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "The Gallant 22nd, of New York City, Columbus Celebration, New York, U.S.A."

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Strohmeyer & Wyman, Publishers: 1892

Seller ID: 11272

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Unnumbered. Stereograph on tan board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with title across the bottom and publishers name along the sides. Image of the 22nd New York regiment marching down the street in New York City with crowds along the street watching. Clean copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Photograph. "General Robert E. Lee's Old Home and Grounds, Arlington, Va., U.S.A."

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Underwood & Underwood:

Seller ID: 11313

Condition: Collectible-Fine


circa.1900. Original stereograph on tan board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with title on the front cover. Image of some children playing in front of a monument with the Lee Mansion in the background. Lee's Mansion was seized in 1861 to serve as a graveyard for northern troops during the Civil War by Gen Montgomery Meigs, who hated southerners. Graves were placed up to the front door and in the Rose Garden. In 1882 George Lee, son of Robert E. Lee sued the federal government and won ... View more info

Original Stereocard Portrait Photograph. "#1959. Gen Fitz Hugh Lee."

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Underwood & Underwood: 1898

Seller ID: 12620

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Stereograph on bone colored board (7 x 3 1/2 inch) with title at the base of the photos. Wear to the board from use. General Fitzhugh Lee (1835-1905) was a Confederate cavalry General during the Civil War [he led the last charge by the Confederates on 9 April, 1865 at Farmville, Virginia]; 40th Governor of Virginia (1886-90); and a U.S. General during the Spanish American War [Consul-General in Havana and later military governor of Havana in 1899]. The image is a side-vi... View more info

Report of the Joint Committee on the Conduct of the War : Part One

By: Anonymous

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1863

Seller ID: 14379

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Part One Only. "37th Congress, 3d Session, House of Representatives, Rep. Com.". 756 pages; brown cloth binding. "In December 1861, a joint committee of the two houses of Congress, consisting of three members of the Senate and four members of the House, was appointed, with instructions to inquire into the conduct of the present war." Contains testimony and account of the conduct of the Civil War up to 1863. Publisher's pebble cloth faded at spine, but unw... View more info

The First Photographic History of the Civil War. Discovery of 3500 Original Photographs of Soldiers and Battlefields, Buried in an Old New York Garret - How They Remained Hidden for Half a Century - How Mathew Brady Risked His Life in Fields of Battle, Collecting a Life of Panorama of the Greatest Conflict in Modern Times

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 14510

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Circa 1910. Reprinted from Review of Reviews (November 1910). 8 pages; photos; paper wrapper (6 1/2 x 9 1./2 inch). A Prospectus issued for the planned volumes. Very good copy. View more info

Original Stereocard Phorograph "3755 G. A. R. Reunion. 1899. The Children's Welcome Philadelphia

By: Anonymous

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Universal Photo Art Co.: 1899

Seller ID: 15023

Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original stereocard on tan boards (7 x 3 1/2 inches) with title at base of photographs. Dimensions of photos 6 x 3 inches. The Grand Army of the Republic (G. A. R) was a fraternal organization for veterans of the Union Army in the Civil War. This image was taken at the 33rd National G.A.R. Encampment held on September 6 and 7, 1899 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The image shows a crowd of children seated on bleachers in front of Philadelphia City Hall. The children are h... View more info