By Philip Katcher

ISBN-10: 0850458536

ISBN-13: 9780850458534

Uniformed volunteer devices have been raised by means of contributors, often from an area's social élite who had sufficient spare time and cash to spend on such enthusiasms. They voted on their unit designation, their officials and non-commissioned officials, their unit ideas, and their uniform. Many destiny leaders discovered their abilities in those ranks, and volunteer armed forces devices shaped the center of many combating devices on each side of the Mason-Dixon line. With the aid of various pictures and illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by way of Ron Volstad, Philip Katcher does an excellent activity of detailing the uniforms of the volunteer armed forces of the yankee Civil conflict (1861-1865).

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Com/6131 47134 Confederate General James Byron Gordon Carte de Visite. 5” x 4” featuring the North Carolina officer in uniform. Gordon died on May 18, 1864, of wounds received during the Battle of Meadow Bridge in Virginia. No photographer’s imprint. Slight spotting with some toning. Estimate: $300-$500 Starting Bid: $150 47135 General John Brown Gordon Carte de Visite. Gordon, a general in the Confederate Army and, later, a senator and governor of Georgia, is seen in a chest up portrait looking slightly to his left, a touch of grey in his long goatee.

Bogardus appears in the margin below the image. Only slight soiling; penciled identification on the reverse. Estimate: $300-$500 Starting Bid: $150 47093 Confederate General Lafayette McLaws Clipped Signature. 25” x 8) of the general, who fought at Antietam, Fredericksburg, Chancellorsville, and Gettysburg. Very minor soiling. Estimate: $200-$300 Starting Bid: $100 47094 Confederate Colonel John S. Mosby Excised Signature. 75” on ruled paper. The “Gray Ghost” has signed “Jn. S. ” Minor stains.

Three bear different photographer’s stamps: Case & Getchell, J. E. McClees, and C. D. Fredricks. Some staining and soiling, particularly to the CDV of the elderly Lee. com/6131 47149 William Henry Fitzhugh Lee Cabinet Card Signed, Excised Signature, and Carte de Visite. 5”) features the second son of Robert E. Lee during his later years and is stamped by Washington photographer C. M. Bell and is signed on the reverse, “W. H. F. ” The excised signature is dated August 4, 1864, and is signed “W. H.

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