Overview

A carefully curated and meticulously researched collection of relics, weaponry, uniforms, accoutrements, corps badges, photographs, documents, and personal items used by soldiers on and off the battlefield. Highlights include a pair of Union Army slouch hats identified to Captain Charles E. Nash, 19th Maine Infantry; a presentation sword for Lieutenant W.H. Hamilton, Co. I, 14th Vermont Infantry, KIA Gettysburg; a gold and silver corps badge presented to Lieutenant Colonel Charles Kochersperger, 71st Pennsylvania / 1st California Regiment; beautifully painted drums featuring patriotic and military motifs; and a premier hard tack collection featuring multiple examples that survived the Civil War and a sixth plate tintype of federal soldiers eating hard tack. Documents signed by Benjamin Franklin, John Hancock, George Washington, John Adams, and Thomas Jefferson are also included. 

Auction Date

Friday, Nov 12, 2021 | 10:00 am ET

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Auction Location

Hindman Cincinnati
6270 Este Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45232  

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