This is a Small Selection of our Huge Inventory of Antique
001rm: 1887 RICHMOND VIRGINIA CIGARETTE FACTORY. 1887 double page woodcut engraving of scenes in a Richmond cigarette factory. Contains two small scenes at top: "The Library," and "Quitting Time." Large scene at bottom shows women and girls rolling cigarettes inside the factory. Harper's. 22x16 in. $120
004rm: 1834 Richmond Episcopal Church. A hand colored rare steel engraving of the church. 11x8-1/2 in. $40
010rm: Richmond Civil War views. Sepia tone images of the Civil War in the Richmond area. Eleven views on one large page, produced by the US Government after the War. 29x18 in. $80
011rm: 1865 Richmond Mass Meeting. Black & white engraving of gathering at the State Capitol, August 29,1865. Interesting full page from Harper's. 16x11 in. $30
101rm: 1888 Richmond VA Exposition Print. Hand colored engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "The Great Industrial and Agricultural Exposition at Richmond, Virginia." Contains a collage of images from the exposition, which contained many relics of Virginia history. 11x16 in. $60
103rm: 1899 Sheet Music: Green Fields of Virginia. This is the sheet music to a song titled "Mid the Green Fields of Virginia (In the Vale of Shenandoah)." Image in the center of the cover shows a farmer plowing a field with two oxen. The name of a previous owner is written in old fashioned ink at the top of the cover. 10x14 in. $30
104rm: Civil War Richmond VA Bird's-Eye View. Hand colored engraving, published in Harper's History of the Great Rebellion, showing the area around Richmond as it looked in June of 1864. Important landmarks are numbered, and named below the image. 11x16 in. $60
106rm: 1853: George Washington Statue, Richmond VA. Hand colored engraving from Gleason's Pictorial, showing the equestrian statue of George Washington which had recently been erected in Richmond. Text on either side of the image describes the statue.11x16 in. $60
107rm: 1863 Richmond Civil War Libby Prison View. Two hand-colored engravings from Harper's Weekly, showing locations of imprisoned Union soldiers in Richmond Virginia. Top image is titled "Exterior View of the Libey Prison, Richmond, Virginia." Bottom is "Encampment of Union Prisoners at Belle Isle, Richmond Virginia." 11x16 in. $60
111rm: 1907 Map of Virginia. Colorful map of Virginia, published in 1907 by the George F. Cram Co. Each county is colored separately. Cities, towns and railroad lines are shown. An inset map of the area around Norfolk is in the upper left corner. 14x22 in. $50
112rm: 1862 Richmond VA Civil War Prisons. Hand colored engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "The Prisons and Jailers at Richmond." Portraits of two Southern jailers are shown, as well as a portrait of a prisoner of war. Views of three prisons are shown as well: 1) "The Rebel Prison on Main Street Near 25th Street;" 2) "Prison No. 2, Richmond;" and 3) "Sudley Church." 11x16 in. $60
114rm: 1873: Richmond VA Seen From James River. Hand colored engraving from Picturesque America, titled "Richmond from the James." Shows a view of the city as seen from the opposite side of the river, with a bridge in the foreground. 9x12 in. $50
116rm: 1835: Richmond Virginia Episcopal Church. Hand colored steel engraving by W. Goodacre, titled "Episcopal Church at Richmond, Virginia." Shows an exterior view of the church, with several figures in the foreground. 9x11 in. $50
117rm: Very nice hand colored engravings from the December 21, 1889 issue of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. Large engraving on bottom is titled, The Death of Jefferson Davis. - The Daughter of a Confederate Veteran Decorating the Portrait of the Deceased Chief. Upper left picture captioned, The Residence of Jefferson Davis in Richmond, VA., as it Appeared During the War. Top right picture of his daughter, Miss Winnie Davis. 11x16 in. $50
119rm: Two hand colored wood engravings from the February 16, 1861 issue of The Illustrated London News. Top image is captioned, The Principal Church in Charleston, South Carolina. Lower image is captioned, Dealers Inspecting a Negro at a Slave Auction in Virginia. Article surrounding pictures is titled, Slave Auctions in Richmond, Virginia. 16x11 in. $80
1862 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving showing The City of Richmond, Virginia. Drawn by A Refugee Just Escaped from Secessia.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $60
1861 Hand colored wood engraving featured in The Illustrated London News titled, "The Civil Way in America: Sketches from Richmond, Virginia, The Capital of the Confederate States of America."
16 x 10-1/2 in. $50
1886 Hand colored wood engraving from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper titled, "Virginia -- The Confederate Veterans' Home at Richmond -- Distributing Rations of Tobacco." Image shows a long line of veterans eager for a smoke.
16 x 10-1/2 in. $60
1887 Hand colored wood engraving from Harper's Weekly titled, "Picturesque Richmond." Drawn by Charles Graham. Image collage shows the Old Bell Tower, the Medical College, the remains of Fortification at the Tredegar Works, among other views.
22 x 16 in.
1887 Charles Graham hand colored wood engraving featured in The New South titled, "Richmond -- The Tredegar Iron-Works."
22 x 16 in.
1885 Hand colored wood engraving featured in Harper's Weekly titled, "Tobacco Culture in Virginia." Drawn by W.L. Sheppard from Sketches by John S. Gibbs.
16 x 11 in. $60
1862 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving titled, "Birds Eye View of Richmond and the Vicinity."
16 x 11 in. $80
1868 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving titled, "At the Market, Richmond, Virginia." Sketched by W.L. Sheppard.
16 x 11 in. $60
1877 Hand colored wood engravings featured in Harper's Weekly titled, "The Virginia State Agricultural Fair at Richmond -- Visit of President Hayes." From Sketches by Theo. R. Davis.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $50
1889 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "Virginia -- Interior of a Junk-Shop in the City of Richmond -- A Bazaar of War-Relics and Odds and Ends of Every Sort." Drawn by W.L. Sheppard. Featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
16 x 11 in. $80
1866 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "View of Shockoe Creek Valley, Richmond, Virginia." Sketched by J.R. Hamilton. Featured in Harper's Weekly.
16 x 11 in. $80
1863 Wood engraving from Harper's Weekly showing the Interior View of Libey Prison, Richmond, Virginia, Shwoing the Quarters of the Union Officers Confined There. Sketched by Captain Harry E. Wrigley, Topographical Engineer.
16 x 11 in. $70
1862 Hand colored wood engraving featured in The Illustrated London News showing top and bottom images. Top image is titled, "The Civil War in America: The Last Stand Made by the Federals at Manassas," and bottom image is titled, "The Civil War in America: View, From the West, of Richmond, Virginia, Capital of the Confederate States."
22 x 16 in. $150
1865 Hand colored wood engraving featured in The Illustrated London News which shows a Panorama of Richmond, Virginia, (in top image) and After its Capture By the Federals.(Bottom image).
21-1/2 x 16 in. $160
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