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Medicated Manilla Paper Adamantine Lantern Candles Wood Comb
Medicated Manilla Paper
Our Price: $2.00
Wood Comb
Our Price: $3.00
Still fairly new at the beginning of the civil war, This first generation toilet paper is copied from an extant mid-19th century package and contains soft facial tissue. Each package contains three 5" adamantine candles, a size that fits perfectly in most personal lanterns.  By the mid 19th c. beeswax candles had fallen out of favor  to the cheaper, longer burning adamantine candle.   Ours come packaged like they just came off the shelf of a mid 19th C. dry goods store, or out of a sutlers tent. Reproduction 19th century wood combs, measuring 3.5" wide.  Combs of this type were extremely common in the mid 19th century, and these compare very favorable to many identified originals.
Pocket Comb Confederate Lettersheet Set Union Lettersheet Set
Pocket Comb
Our Price: $3.50
Union Lettersheet Set
Our Price: $4.00
Pocket combs of a period design, provided in a cardstock sleeve for storage. These combs are NOT made of hard rubber - the material has a slightly different feel, however being that the design is correct we are offering these as an inexpensive alternative to more expensive reproductions that are available. Each set contains three 8x10" ruled letter sheets, folded in half to make a 5x8" booklet.  There is one of each image per set, all copied from our originals. Each set contains three 8x10" ruled letter sheets, folded in half to make a 5x8" booklet.  There is one of each image per set, all copied from our originals.
Wooden Match Safe Patriotic Ribbons Confederate Stationery Set
Wooden Match Safe
Our Price: $5.00
Patriotic Ribbons
Our Price: $5.00
Reproduction mid 19th century wooden match safe. These fit regular kitchen matches, and are reproduced directly off of numerous existing originals. Includes several period correct labels to be pasted on should you choose. Reproduction patriotic ribbons, printed on cotton, and come on a period card, packaged as they originally were.  Available in 2 northern designs, and one southern design. based off of original designs.  Available in packages of two for $9. Confederate patriotic envelope set. Includes 3 different envelopes bearing 3 different designs. Just like with all of our other envelopes, these have a gummed flap, and is replicated in the same size, with the same flap as our originals. Each one comes with a small sheet of writing paper, and a Postage stamp, or if you prefer it can be marked for postage due, Available individually, contact us for details. Please select whether you'd like it postmarked, or if you prefer it can be left blank. If you'd like a specific city on all of them contact us, otherwise they will come with an assortment of southern cities. Custom postmarks can be had for a one time fee - Please inquire before ordering.

Confederate Stationery Set 2nd Issue Navy Stationery Set Ellsworth Stationery Set
Navy Stationery Set
Our Price: $5.50
Confederate patriotic envelope set. Includes 3 different envelopes bearing 3 different designs. Just like with all of our other envelopes, these have a gummed flap, and is replicated in the same size, with the same flap as our originals. Each one comes with a small sheet of writing paper, and a Postage stamp, or if you prefer it can be marked for postage due, Available postmarked, or if you prefer it can be left blank. If you'd like a specific city on all of them contact us, otherwise they will come with an assortment of southern cities. Custom postmarks can be made for a one time fee, and will be available on all of your future envelope orders. Contact us for details.
The Navy Stationery Set includes 3 different envelopes bearing 3 different designs. Just like with all of our other envelopes, these have a gummed flap that is the same shape as our originals, and is replicated in the same size. Each one comes with a small sheet of writing paper, and a postage stamp. Available postmarked, or left blank. If you'd like a specific city on all of them contact us, otherwise they will come with an assortment of northern cities. Custom postmarks can be made for a one time $5 fee, and will be available on all of your future envelope orders. Contact us for details.

The Ellsworth Stationery Set includes 3 different envelopes bearing 3 different designs. Just like with all of our other envelopes, these have a gummed flap that is the same shape as our originals, and is replicated in the same size. Each one comes with a small sheet of writing paper, and a postage stamp. Available postmarked, or left blank. If you'd like a specific city on all of them contact us, otherwise they will come with an assortment of northern cities. Custom postmarks can be made for a one time $5 fee, and will be available on all of your future envelope orders. Contact us for details.
Suave Zouave Stationery Set Small Marbled Journal Button Polishing Board
Small Marbled Journal
Our Price: $5.50
Button Polishing Board
Our Price: $7.00
The Suave Zouave Stationary Set includes 3 different envelopes bearing 3 different designs. Just like with all of our other envelopes, these have a gummed flap that is the same shape as our originals, and is replicated in the same size. Each one comes with a small sheet of writing paper, and a postage stamp. Available postmarked, or left blank. If you'd like a specific city on all of them contact us, otherwise they will come with an assortment of northern cities. Custom postmarks can be made for a one time $5 fee, and will be available on all of your future envelope orders. Contact us for details.


These small pocket journals measure approx 3" x 4.5" and have 50 lined pages, bound in a single signature with a hand sewn spine. Each book has a cover made from hand marbled paper, made by us in patterns common in the mid 19th century and earlier. The papers are marbled using period paint pigments, and are pasted onto the spine like many originals. As they are all made from hand marbled paper, no two will be exactly alike and the patterns will vary. If you have a request, we will do our best to honor it with what is in stock but make no guarantees. Available with a northern or southern binders label.
These hardwood button polishing boards take all the work out of polishing your buttons to keep them ready for inspection or parade. A very handy item.
Sentiment Cards Havana Sugar Bag U.S. Sanitary Commission Towel
Sentiment Cards
Our Price: $7.00
Havana Sugar Bag
Our Price: $7.00
Sentiment cards, about the same size or a little smaller than calling cards (A whole other topic) were a popular item in the mid-19th century.  These early greeting cards were intended to be given to friends or associates as tokens.   Many cards expressed feelings of love or friendship, while others bore religious or moral verses intended for the improvement of their recipients.  Here we offer 20 beautifully colored reproduction sentiment cards. Each set contains 4 designs taken directly from originals, with 5 of each design included.. Our cards are perfect for exchanging with friends, or for soldiers to carry in their pockets as a sweetheart token. Mid 19th century sugar bag, constructed from coarse woven cotton canvas, they are approx. 7 1/2" x 12" and are machine stitched with an unhemmed top. Each bag comes with a length of twine for securing it closed. Towel made from lightweight cotton sacking, marked in one corner with a U.S. Sanitary Commission stamp. Towels are often seen in Sanitary Commission inventory lists in large numbers. Measures approx. 28" x 28"
Union Stationery Set Ferrotype Stick Pins Union Stationery Set 2nd Issue
Union Stationery Set
Our Price: $7.50
Ferrotype Stick Pins
Our Price: $7.50
Set of 5 patriotic envelopes includes 5 sheets of plain writing paper, and 5 gummed stamps. Upon request, they can be had with any of the postmarks pictured. Please specify what markings, if any you'd like when ordering, otherwise stamps will be included separately.
Stick pins, featuring 7/8" ferrotype heads, and a period newspaper backing.  See the options for available images, or contact us if you don't see who you're looking for.  For an additional $1.50, we will use an image that you provide. This is our second set of Union patriotic stationery. Includes 5 different envelope designs. Just like with all of our other envelopes, these have a gummed flap, and are replicated in the same size, with the same flap as our originals. Each one comes with a small sheet of writing paper, and a Postage stamp. Please select whether you'd like them postmarked or if you prefer they can be left blank. If you'd like a specific city on all of them contact us, otherwise they will come with an assortment of northern cities. Custom Postmarks can be had for a one time fee, please inquire before ordering.
Stephen Douglas Campaign Flag John Breckinridge Campaign Flag` John Bell Campaign Flag
John Bell Campaign Flag
Our Price: $8.00
One sided, printed cotton campaign flag, produced to promote Democratic candidate Stephen Douglas during the 1860 election. The Flag measures approx. 6.5" by 11", and has a raw edge, per the original, though you could add a rolled hem if you wish. The original shows evidence of being tacked on the right side, though there's numerous ways that you could mount, or display the flag. One sided, printed cotton campaign flag, produced to promote candidate John C. Breckinridge during the 1860 election. The Flag measures approx. 7" x 10", and has a raw edge, per the original, though you could add a rolled hem if you wish. There's numerous ways that you could mount, or display the flag, though most parade flags of the era show evidence of being mounted on a small staff. One sided, printed cotton campaign flag, produced to promote candidate John Bell during the 1860 election. The Flag measures approx. 7" x 10", and has a raw edge, per the original, though you could add a rolled hem if you wish. There's numerous ways that you could mount, or display the flag, though most parade flags of the era show evidence of being mounted on a small staff.
Abraham Lincoln Campaign Flag Smyrna Fig Box Lincoln Campaign Watch Fob
Smyrna Fig Box
Our Price: $12.00
One sided, printed cotton campaign flag, produced to promote Abraham Lincoln during the 1860 election. The Flag measures approx. 6.5" by 10", and has a raw edge, per the original, though you could add a rolled hem if you wish. The original shows evidence of being tacked on the right side, though there's numerous ways that you could mount, or display the flag.
Bentwood fig boxes, part of our expanding line of mid 19th C. packaging. These boxes are made from basswood and measure approximately 4 1/4" across by 2 1/4" deep. This was a common item on store shelves during the period that seldom survives today due to their disposable nature.  Copied from an original in a private collection. Ferrotype watch fobs, containing an image of Abraham Lincoln on one side, with Hannibal Hamlin on the reverse. The originals were campaign items produced for the 1860 election.  They measure approx. 7/8", and come with a split ring for attaching it to your watch chain.
Benjamin Franklin Snuff Box U.S. Sanitary Commission Ration Bag Pigskin Billfold
Pigskin Billfold
Our Price: $16.00
Modeled from an original in a private collection, these lacquered papier mache snuff boxes measure 4" across the top by 2" high, with the lid bearing a lithograph image of Benjamin Franklin. The original was likely made in France sometime in the early to mid 19th century. US Sanitary Commission ration bags, made off of the original pattern from enameled cloth with a cotton drill drawstring sleeve. Stamped USSC, and closed with a cotton twill tape per the original specs. Small billfold made from natural pigskin features a marbed paper lining and a period makers stamp. Measures approx. 4" by 2 3/4"