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Civil War Brigade General Orland Smith signed Stock Certificate.


Civil War Brigade General Orland Smith signed Stock Certificate. 1883Decorative, antique stock certificate of the Cincinnati, Washington and Baltimore Railroad Company signed by Civil War Brigade General Orland Smith in 1883.Beautifully engraved certificate, representing 25 shares, denomination $ 100, each. Issued in 1883, printed by the American Bank Note Company. Ornate border and vignette of a train. This item is hand signed by the Companys Secretary and President Orland Smith.Size: 11,5 x 7,4 inches. Hole cancelled, very fine condition. Orland Smith (1825 1903) was a railroad executive and a brigade commander in the Union Army during the American Civil War. In 1864, he led a spirited bayonet charge during the Battle of Wauhatchie that took a significant Confederate position on a hill that now bears his name. Among his volunteer soldiers was Pvt. George Nixon III, the great-grandfather of future President Richard Nixon. Smith and his regiment saw action in western Virginia, fighting at the Battle of McDowell and the Battle of Cross Keys. During the late summer, as a part of the Army of Virginia, the 73rd OVI fought at the Second Battle of Bull Run near Manassas, Virginia.Smith assumed brigade command in the XI Corps on October 25, 1862, but he did not participate in the Battle of Chancellorsville. Smiths Brigade was sent to the Western Theater in the autumn of 1863 along with the rest of the XI Corps.He resigned his colonelcy on February 17, 1864. After the war, he returned to his career as a railroad officer and became President of the Cincinnati, Washington and Baltimore Railroad and later, First Vice President of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, with his office in Baltimore, Maryland. From 1884 to 1899 he was President of the Columbus and Cincinnati Midland Railroad.Smith died in Chicago, Illinois. He is buried in Green Lawn Cemetery in Columbus, Ohio.It looks great when matted and framed and maker an outstanding gift.    
        $110.00

          

Fenton Black Satin Glass Chessie Cat Candy Jar Dish


Fenton Black Satin Glass Chessie Cat Candy Jar Dish. Covered, Footed Candy Jar with the Chessie Cat advertising logo of the Chesapeake Railroad. Details:Maker: Fenton Art Glass Company. Country of Origin: American Made in U.S.A. Circa: 2009.Marked: Fenton in Oval with USA below oval Chessie by Fenton.Marked: Limited Edition No 35 of 50 2009 with an R inside a shield.Pattern: Chessie Cat with Iridized Snowflakes and Cat.Color: Sand Carved Black Satin with Iridescent.Piece: Footed Covered Candy Dish.Measures 8 inches tall to top of knob. Brand New. Mint in Box.The Chessie Jar was first produced in 1970 for the Chesapeake Railroad in Amethyst Carnival and was designed by Anthony Rosena.    
        $199.95

          

Vintage BLUE SAMSONITE SUITCASE-Great Shape & Clean


Wonderful piece of vintage 1940s-1950s LUGGAGE in a lovely midnight blue suitcase. Manufactured in Denver, Colorado. Style Nbr. 4721. Is in GREAT CONDITION, is very clean and oder free. Has the normal scrapes and scuffs of vintage luggage, bottom has long metal feet, some of the cream paint has worn, as with the metal. Can easily be cleaned up. Measures 21"L x 13"H x 7-1/2"D. Interior is a nice satin lining with two side pockets. They dont make them like this anymore! VERY STURDY. VERY NICE!Heavy, oversized pkg.-shipping in the U.S. will be $23.50. Thank you for visiting DOGWOOD TRAIL ANTIQUES! :O)   
        $175.00

          

Lionel Train #726 Berkshire Steam Locomotive Music Loco-Motion L


PAPERWEIGHT Lionel Train Musical 726 Berkshire Steam Locomotive by Westland Giftware #2277, featuring an official licensed beautifully detailed & painted sculpted Lionel product. It has the appearance of being on a track going down a slope with gravel and plants. It is about 10 inches long by 5 inches high. There is a wind-up mechanism on the bottom, and the tune The Loco Motion plays. Original retail was $89.99. This is a limited edition, the number and name are fired into the bottom of the cold-cast porcelain. It is Guaranteed in mint condition, and comes in the attractive box pictured below. ALL 3 IN SERIES: $268 INCLUDING INSURED US SHIPPING -SAME AS LIST PRICE.(3rd One Is Only $18).   
        $125.00

          

Lionel NEW YORK CENTRAL # 2333 Locomotive MUSICAL New York, New


PAPERWEIGHTS Lionel Train Musical New York Central 2333 Locomotive by Westland Giftware #2275, featuring an official licensed beautifully detailed & painted sculpted Lionel product. It has the appearance of being on a track going down a slope with gravel and plants. It is about 10 inches long by 5 inches high. The bottom has a wind-up mechanism, and the tune New York, New York plays. Original retail was $89.99. This is a limited edition, the number and name are fired into the bottom of the cold-cast porcelain. It is Guaranteed in mint condition, and comes in the attractive box pictured below. ALL 3 IN SERIES: $268 INCLUDING INSURED US SHIPPING - SAME AS LIST PRICE.(3rd One Is Only $18).   
        $125.00

          

MARYLAND B & O RAILROAD SABOTAGE & HANGINGS


An exceptional Civil War General Order issued at HQ 2nd Infantry Division, Dept of West Virginia, Cumberland, Maryland, April 3, 1865, by Union General Carroll- as gangs of rebel guerrillas frequent raids on the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad are supported by local disunionists, Union Forces will burn the property of all disloyal citizens within a 5 mile radius of the raids, and for every Union soldier killed by raiders, the nearest resident rebel sympathizer will be hung! This order issued by General Samuel S Carroll in response to Jessie McNeills Confederate partisan raids on the B& O RR was quickly countermanded by President Lincoln. This is the first copy of this order I have seen. 1p 8 x 5", fold but overall exc.
        $250.00

          

Original Erie Railroad Lantern ca 1923


This kerosene lantern is signed on the bell: "Adlake No. 250, Kero, and The Adams and Westlake Co., New York, Chicago and Phila. Erie RR." The cast globe has raised markings "Adlake Kero" and "CNX" and "Erie Railroad" is acid etched in the glass. The lantern is 9 inches tall to top of the bell, and has a fixed base with removable oil pot, a wire ring bottom, and a single wire guard. This lantern has an outside wick adjuster and bail lock hook. This is a clean lantern with very few tiny areas of rust. Its first patent was in 1908 and its last patent in 1923. The globe is 3-1/4 inches high and the wick is 5 /8 inch wide. The lantern weighs approximately 2 lbs when empty. This lantern is all original and in working condition. Lamps and Lanterns; Railroads; Kerosene; Erie; Northeastern;   
        $290.00

          

Father Time wind indicator


Elgin Father Time with wind indicator. 16 size, 21 jewel, stemwind, lever set, nickel damaskeened movement in Keystone yellow gold filled open face swing-out case with Montgomery Arabic numeral single-sunk porcelain dial, s#18106211. Probable recase showing light wear & microfine scratches plus one tiny gouge, railroad bow, chip repair in indicator dial and several hairlines. Overall a solid piece in good working condition    
        $1250.00

          

Vanguard Wind. Ind Diamond End Stone


White gold-filled 16 size open face railroad watch with wind indicator by Waltham, serial number 20013119, circa 1915. Clean porcelain dial with black Arabic numerals, minute markers, subsidiary constant seconds register and wind indicator at 12 in excellent condition. White gold filled Illinois Watch Case Co. Spartan screw back case and bezel with etched bezel, band and outer edge of case back -- case back has striping with an empty centered shield. Vanguard 23 jewel movement, 5 adjustments, gold jewel settings and diamond end stone in very good working condition.   
        $1100.00

          

Ball - 21 j Hamilton 999 pocket watch


Yellow gold filled railroad watch made for Ball by Hamilton, 16 size, serial number B631071, circa late 1920s. Clean porcelain dial with black Arabic numerals, minute markers, subsidiary constant seconds register signed Trademark Official RR Standard Ball Watch Co. Cleveland. Ball model screw back case with stirrup bow, brassing around the back outer edge. Fully signed 21 jewel movement with 5 adjustments and sapphire pallets, probably a Hamilton 999 movement in very good condition.   
        $875.00

          


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