Price Reduced to $200.
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Price Reduced to $200.
He was in one of the NY companies, not sure which. I'll have to ask her again when we go out next.
Interesting thread, I've been going out with a girl who had a relative who was in the 1st USSS and was killed at Gettysburg on July 2nd.
I've seen plenty of Berdan's impressions out west at small...
WTS: Federal Mounted Service Jacket, Sz 42-44, Unknown maker but very very high quality as it appears to be all hand sewn. Used but in good condition, small holes on the shoulder where shoulder...
On Hold pending Payment.
For Sale, sz 46-48 Federal Foot Overcoat, made by C.D. Jarnigan, a few stains around the inside of the collar and a little dirt but otherwise in excellent shape. Has blue wool flannel lining, very...
Thanks Mrs. L. I'm sure those shirts went well with the Glazed Caps and Linen trousers that were issued with them....
Forgive me for bringing up a old thread, but doing some research recently I've noticed large number of "Hickory" Shirts being issued to C.S. units stationed in Mississippi during the winter of...
Cotton duck? The only military clothing I can recall that matches your description would be the 1840's-early 1850's "summer" uniform worn by the U.S. Army out west. Richmond may have made cotton jean...
According to John Billings in Hardtack and Coffee, the "kepi" or french style cap was pretty popular in 1861-62 as a private purchase item, having something to do with the popularity of Gen....
Hmmm...it's been more than four years since I posted here so I will share what else I have found, looks like my family could have it's own company.
1. Martin, Newton: Co. L, Palmetto (SC)...
How about some hard data?
This is from a C.S. Ordnance report from the 22nd Mississippi Infantry during the first two quarters of 1864:
Ordnance Stores on hand at end of 1st Qtr 1864
Bump. Asking $130 Shipped.
Bump. Asking $140
Bump. Asking $150
Brand new Richmond Depot II Jacket, Sz 44, unknown maker, (I bought this 2nd hand from a gentleman interested in the hobby but never got in the field.) Brown Jean-cloth. All visible...
Jacket at $130
The group out of Greenwood?
Jacket now $140
Priced reduced on jacket to 150 shipped.
Trousers and Shirt sold pending payment.
Have two things for sale today:
1. Early War Federal State Jacket: Very lightly used. Unknown maker, but I'm pretty sure it's made off of a County cloth pattern. Sz 44-46. Made of a dark...
I think this would fall under the category of "Light Duty" men. By 1864 each state was supposed to have men who were unable to perform regular duty but were not bad off enough to be retired formed...
Scabbard sold pending funds.
Haversack sold pending funds.