Books

The History of the Utah Volunteers

Hardback volume “History of the Utah Volunteers”. Printed in Salt Lake in 1900. The book spine has been repaired with library tape but otherwise is sound and complete. All 430 pages are present.

The State of Utah sent two Troops of Cavalry, as well as volunteers for Torrey’s Rough Riders, and the Utah batteries; However they also sent men for the US Packers unit and volunteer engineers. Rare history.

Price: $55.00

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Uniforms of the US Navy

One of the very few reference books detailing uniforms and insignia of the USN from the Civil War to 1962 including the Spanish American War. Lots of color and b/w plates. Printed in 1964, hardback format, 7 1/4 by 10 inches, 338 pages. Tight binding all pages intact.

Price: $45.00

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US Uniforms/Equipment 1898

Spiral bound softback copy, format, 8 1/2 by 11 inches, approximately 100 pages of information, drawings of equipment/uniforms/insignia/accourterments/ordnance used by US Troops serving in 1898. Sections; 1. Clothing-headgear/garments/foot gear/accessories, 2. Insignia-chevrons/non-commissioned staff-line/Signal Corps/Medical Dept/Engineers/cap badges/corps badges. 3. Ordnance-trapdoors/Krags 4. Accoutrements-belts/plates/scabbard/cups/holsters. This is only a brief overview of the contents. I have used this reference work many times. Compiled by David C. Cole. Shipping Included.

Price: $40.00

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2 Reprint Manuals

1. Cavalry Equipments 1874, Ordnance Memoranda No. 18. Soft back format, 119 pages plus illustrations. 5 1/2 by 8 inches in size and almost 1/2 inch thick. Tight volume, light use only. 2. Soft back format; The 1886 Machine Gun Manual compiled by Jacobsen. Gatlings, Hotchkiss, Gardner guns, including packing etc. Light use only.

Price: $20.00

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Lot of 2 USS Maine Books

1. Original first edition; Remember the Maine, Gregory Mason. Printed 1939. 312 pages with Dust Jacket, 2. The Fate of the Maine, original first edition, John Edward Weems. 1958. 207 pages with dust jacket. Both volumes are in good solid tight condition.

Price: $30.00

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SAW Unit History; 160th Indiana Volunteer Infantry

An average condition Unit History. All complete, soiled hard covers, couple of torn pages. “History of the 160th Indiana Volunteer Infantry in the Spanish American War with Biographies of Officers and Enlisted Men and Rosters of Companies”. (Including history of the unit, deployments, camps etc.) Fort Wayne, Indiana printer circa 1900. A 5 1/2 by 8 inch volume, 224 pages.

Price: $35.00

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The Santiago Campaign, 1898

Hardcover edition in above average condition. 6 x 8 inches, 442 pages. Printed 1927

Price: $50.00

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Rock Island Rifle Model 1903

Soft Cover 6 x 9 inch format. 175 pages covering this rifle.

Price: $20.00

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History of The Fighting Forty-First USVI

1945 publication, hardcover, 6 x 9 inches, 321 pages. History of the unit in the Philippines; 1899, 1900 and 1901. Average condition for age.

Price: $75.00

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History of the 21st Regiment, US Army 1898

5 X 7 inch softcover format, repaired cover although contents are intact. 158 pages covering the history of the unit in Cuba and the Philippines, Spanish American War. Printed 1915.

Price: $15.00

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History of the 51st Iowa, SAW

Soft cover 6 x 8 inch format, printed by the Historical Society of Iowa in 1912. Average copy covering the history of this unit.

Price: $15.00

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A Rifleman Went to War

Soft cover 6 x 9 inch format, 398 pages, above average condition. History of the Twenty First Battalion Canadian Expeditionary Force and United States Army in France and Belgium Sept 1915 through April 1917. Herbert McBride.

Price: $20.00

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Minnesota in the Spanish American War

Minnesota in the Spanish American War and Philippine Insurrection. Minnesota War Records Commission, 1923. 7 x 10 inch hardcover format, 675 pages. Average condition, nice cover.

Price: $50.00

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Handbook of the M1904 Maxim Machine Gun

Official Government Printing Office, 1915.

“Handbook of the Maxim Automatic Machine Gun, Caliber 30, Model of 1904. Ordnance Department. All complete, cover has ragged edges. Soft Cover 6 x 9 format.

Price: $25.00

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Boys of 98, 10 Regiment Ohio Vols

Large hardback volume, average condition, all complete. 10 x 12 inches, 64 pages. 10th Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Printed circa 1898.

Price: $55.00

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Rhode Island in the War with Spain

Large hardcover format, Cover loose, book all complete. 412 pages, 6 x 10 inch format, printed 1900.

Price: $40.00

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Illustrations of Frederick Remington many SAW

Great period art work many covering the Spanish American War. Large hardcover format with dust jacket. 9 x 12 inches, 190 pages, 1970 printing. Above average condition.

Price: $15.00

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Unit History; Connecticut Volunteers in the Spanish American War

Unit History; Connecticut Volunteers Who Served In The Spanish-American War 1898-1899. 6 by 9 inch hard cover, water stained

exterior only. All pages present. 39 pages of Infantry plus Naval Battalion and Engineers. Published Hartford Press 1899. Cover a little loose. Price reflects condition.

Price: $35.00

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History of the Alabama Volunteers

A 6 by 8 inch hard cover 209 pages. Cover soiled, a little loose binding, all pages present; Southern Martyrs A History of Alabama’s White Regiments during the Spanish-American War Touching Incidentally on the Experiences of the Entire First Division of the Seventh Army Corps. Published Montgomery, Alabama 1898

Price: $35.00

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Cato; Moro Swords; 1996 Rarest of the rare.

[gallery Rarest of the rare; Cato, "Moro Swords". First and only edition of this book. Impossible to find. For those that have clicked on this listing you know what it is. Very good condition, shows no use and includes the dust jacket. Printed 1996 in Singapore. Shipping charges will be for USPS Priority, fully insured. The book looks at blades from the 16th to 20th century and references the Philippine Insurrection . Moro Wars, Philippines, Sulu and Indonesian vintage antique swords. Moro Swords; Barong (Barung) , Kris, Kampilan. Also Muslim Filipino history and culture. The volume contains extensive research on all such edged weapons their identification, combative useage and cultural significance. Also shown are the panabas, the pira and the bangkung. ISBN 981-218-059-1

Price: $995.00

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Navy Gun crew on 3 inch Rifle photo, original

Rare, original large 7 by 10 photo mounted on a 13 by 11 cardstock. A glimpse of seaman handling a 3 inch rifle. Just a little light, but also very old. A little extra postage required for packaging.

Price: $65.00

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Lot of 10th Pennsylvania Volunteers 1898 items

Small pile of 10th Pennsylvania Volunteers items from the Spanish American War. 1. Theatre used, combat pair of worn leggings nicely marked to the soldier; McKenna Company C. Paperwork including; 2. Last Man Association 1958 reunion brochure/roster of attendees and 3. actual press photos of the veterans. 4. Colorful 50th anniversary history and Roster of the 10th printed in 1948. Extra nice volume. 5. Plus “The Fighting Tenth” unit history printed in 1899. Photos should show it all.

Price: $145.00

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