RR Auction Quality Autograph Auction 384 and Civil War Auction

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Benjamin Butler1659Benjamin Butler
American military officer, lawyer, and politician (1818–1893) whose strict administration of New Orleans following the Union occupation in 1862 made h
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Daniel Butterfield1660Daniel Butterfield
Union general (1831–1901) who saw action at Bull Run, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg, as well as nearly all the engagements of the Peninsula Campaig
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Daniel Butterfield1661Daniel Butterfield
Union general (1831–1901) who saw action at Bull Run, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg, as well as nearly all the engagements of the Peninsula Campaig
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Daniel Butterfield1662Daniel Butterfield
Union general and Medal of Honor recipient (1831–1901). Butterfield saw service at Second Bull Run and Fredericksburg; he later became the chief of st
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
John C. Caldwell and Staff1663John C. Caldwell and Staff
Union general (1833–1912). General Caldwell was one of eight general officers assigned as an honor guard to the body of President Abraham Lincoln duri
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Edward Canby1664Edward Canby
Union general (1817–1873). Canby was assassinated during a peace talk with the Modoc tribe of Northern Carolina during the Indian Wars, making him the
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Silas Casey and Francis Fessenden1665Silas Casey and Francis Fessenden
Casey (1807–1882) was a Union general who bore the brunt of the Confederate attack by General A. P. Hill’s troops at the battle of Seven Pines, giving
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Jack Casement1666Jack Casement
Union general and brigade commander and railroad contractor (1829–1909). Casement served as a director during the construction of the Transcontinental
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Casey’s Infantry Tactics1667Casey’s Infantry Tactics
Three volume set of Casey’s Infantry Tactics, all measuring approximately 3.5 x 5, published in 1862 and 1863 by D. Van Nostrand, two bearing presenta
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain1668Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain
Maine-born Union major general (1828–1914) who was awarded the Congressional Medal of Honor for his defense of Little Round Top at Gettysburg. He late
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Chaplain’s Bible1669Chaplain’s Bible
The New Testament of Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. New York, 1862. Hardcover, 3 x 4.5, 479 pages. Front pastedown bears a presentation from the Ne
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Thomas E. Chickering1670Thomas E. Chickering
Union colonel (1824–1871). Chickering served with the 41st Massachusetts Infantry. Scarce wet plate, albumen 2.5 x 4 carte-de-visite photo, signed and
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Civil War1671Civil War
DS, one page, 17.75 x 13.75, July 4, 1868. Original State of Maine testimonial document, awarded to Charles Oliver Hunt, an officer in the 5th Maine B
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Cigar Box1672Cigar Box
Wooden cigar box, 8.5 x 5, featuring the imprint ‘Blue Coat’ on the top lid, the word ‘Perfecto’ on the front panel, and an image of a soldier with th
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Civil War1673Civil War
Archive of 13 letters, manuscripts, and documents. All but two are letters to or about Lieutenant Charles H. Gesner; two are to Lieut. Col. Nelson A.
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,200.00
Civil War1674Civil War
Stunning collection of 56 unaddressed Civil War patriotic covers, featuring varying color cachets honoring dignitaries, ladies, flags, cannons, regime
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Civilians1675Civilians
Civil War-era tintype, circa 1860, with oval image measuring 3.75 x 2.25, showing a group of five men posed with the American flag held at center, sup
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Jonathan Clayton1676Jonathan Clayton
War-dated ALS signed “Brother Jonathan Clayton,” three pages on two adjoining sheets, 5 x 8, April 6, 1862. Clayton, a member of the 104th Pennsylvani
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Johnny Clem1677Johnny Clem
Grant’s Drummer Boy, known as ‘Johnny Shiloh.’ The youngest soldier in the Union Army, the youngest soldier ever to serve as sergeant in the US Army,
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Schuyler Colfax1678Schuyler Colfax
Congressman, Speaker of the House, and Vice President under U. S. Grant (1823–1885). Wet plate, albumen 2 3/8 x 4 carte-de-visite photo. Half-view pos
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Connecticut Heavy Artillery1679Connecticut Heavy Artillery
Magnificent color 18 x 23 lithograph entitled ‘United States Military Record, Co. F, 1st Reg’t Connecticut Heavy Artilery.’ The memorial lists all of
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Jay Cooke1680Jay Cooke
American Civil War financier and railroad magnate (1821–1905). ALS, one page, lightly-lined, 8 x 4.5, January 10, 1852. Letter to Saul McGrath. In par
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Jay Cooke1681Jay Cooke
Partly-printed engraved DS, signed “Jay Cooke Trustee,” one page both sides, 12.5 x 8, May 28, 1877. Northern Pacific Railroad Company stock certifica
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
Jay Cooke1682Jay Cooke
American Civil War financier and railroad magnate (1821–1905). ANS signed “Jay Cooke,” on an off-white 3.75 x 2.25 card. Cooke writes, “I am glad that
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
George Crook1683George Crook
Once considered the U. S. Army’s greatest “Indian fighter” after successes against the Apache, Crook participated in Grant’s Nov. 3., 1875, “secret me
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Currier and Ives1684Currier and Ives
Original color 15.5 x 10.5 Currier and Ives lithograph entitled ‘The Battle of the Wilderness VA. May 5th & 6th 1864’, featuring a chaotic image of a
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
George A. Custer1685George A. Custer
Manuscript written in an unknown hand, titled at the top, “George A. Custer,” also in an unknown hand, one lightly-lined 8 x 12.5 page, both sides. Ma
Estimates : 800.00 - 1,000.00
George A. Custer1686George A. Custer
Stately wet plate, albumen 2.5 x 4 carte-de-visite photo. Bust view in uniform with rank of brigadier general. Backmark: Whitehurst Gallery, Washingto
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,200.00
George A. Custer1687George A. Custer
Exceptionally rare wet plate, albumen 2.5 x 4 carte-de-visite photo. Standing view in uniform with rank of brigadier general, holding his slouch hat w
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
George A. Custer1688George A. Custer
Dignified wet plate, albumen 2.5 x 4 carte-de-visite photo. Half-view in double breasted uniform coat with shoulder knots and aiguillettes. No backmar
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
George A. Custer1689George A. Custer
Color cigar label, 7.75 x 6.25, featuring a vignette of General Custer, framed by the advertisement, ‘This choice brand of cigars is manufactured and
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Lysander Cutler1690Lysander Cutler
Appointed Union colonel of the 6th Wisconsin Infantry, a regiment that would earn fame as part of the ‘Iron Brigade.’ Cutler's first important field s
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,200.00
John A. Dahlgren1691John A. Dahlgren
War-dated ALS signed “J. H. Dahlgren,” one page both sides, 4.75 x 8, March 15, 1862. Letter to “Mr. T.B. Murray at Mr. Sanford’s office." In f...
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Gustavus A. DeRussy1692Gustavus A. DeRussy
Union general (1818–1891) who commanded the guns of General Burnside’s army at Fredericksburg and the defenses of Washington south of the Potomac. War
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
John A. Dix1693John A. Dix
American military officer and politician (1798–1879) who served as a Union general during the Civil War, in which capacity he played a pivotal role in
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
John A. Dix1694John A. Dix
American military officer and politician (1798–1879) who served as a Union general during the Civil War, in which capacity he played a pivotal role in
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
John A. Dix1695John A. Dix
American military officer and politician (1798–1879) who served as a Union general during the Civil War, in which capacity he played a pivotal role in
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Grenville M. Dodge and Staff1696Grenville M. Dodge and Staff
Union general (1831–1916). Organized a militia company called the "Council Bluffs Guards" in 1856. On July 6, 1861, he was mustered in as ...
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Grenville M. Dodge1697Grenville M. Dodge
Union general wounded at Pea Ridge (1831–1916). He fought with the Army of the Tennessee until severely wounded at Atlanta. TLS signed “Grn. Dodge,”
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Abner Doubleday1698Abner Doubleday
Union general (1819–1893). Famous for his association with the invention of the game of baseball. In April 1861, Doubleday served in the garrison at F
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Ulysses Doubleday1699Ulysses Doubleday
Union general (1824–1893). During the war he served as major of the 4th New York Heavy Artillery, was aide-de-camp to his brother General Abner Double
Estimates : 400.00 - 600.00
Abram Duryee1700Abram Duryee
The commander of one of the most famous Zouave regiments, the 5th New York Volunteer Infantry. After the war he was New York City Police Commissioner.
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Elmer E. Ellsworth1701Elmer E. Ellsworth
Union colonel (1837–1861). He raised the "Fire Zouaves," the 11th New York Volunteers, and led them into Washington in May 1861. He was sh...
Estimates : 200.00 - 300.00
Elmer E. Ellsworth1702Elmer E. Ellsworth
Sheet music for ‘Col. Ellsworth’s Funeral March,’ five pages, 10.25 x 13.5, featuring the printed lyrics on the front cover, “I am perfectly content t
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
John Ericsson1703John Ericsson
Extremely rare and desirable Salesman Sample, color, gold-embossed cigar label, 7 x 5.75, featuring a vibrant imprinted image of Captain Ericsson flan
Estimates : 1,500.00 - 2,000.00
David G. Farragut1704David G. Farragut
War-dated LS signed “D. G. Farragut,” two pages, 7.75 x 10, embossed “U. S.” letterhead, July 26, 1863. A letter to Acting Rear Admiral T. Bailey, Com
Estimates : 1,000.00 - 1,200.00
John Ericsson1705John Ericsson
Swedish-American Army engineer (1803–1889) who designed and built the ironclad warship Monitor for the American Navy. ALS signed “J. Ericsson,” one li
Estimates : 200.00 - 400.00
David G. Farragut1706David G. Farragut
American admiral (1801–1870) who was flag officer of the Navy during the Civil War. War-dated LS signed “D. G. Farragut,” one page, lightly-lined, 7.7
Estimates : 600.00 - 800.00
Lafayette Sabine Foster1707Lafayette Sabine Foster
Scarce and crisp bank check, 7.25 x 2.5, filled out and signed by Foster, “L. F. S. Foster,” payable to C. Bart for $5.000, August 9, 1866. In fine co
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00
Fractional Currency1708Fractional Currency
Third issue 10 cent fractional Civil War currency. Measuring 3.25 x 2, and issued in 1863, currency features an oval portrait of George Washington. In
Estimates : 100.00 - 200.00