space Antique Arts Home  |  Store Home  |  My Cart  |  My Orders  |  Wish List  |   Tweet  |  FAQ  |  Contact Us   
Search:   
separator

War Between the States

AUTOGRAPHS

By Category
Click to view Confederate Autographs
Click to view Historical
Click to view Politicians & Statesmen
Click to view U.S. Naval Autographs
Click to view Union Autographs

Store Home
Browse All Items
Our Newest Additions
Search
Our Products
Click view sub-categories AUTOGRAPHS
Click to view Confederate Autographs
Click to view Historical
Click to view Politicians & Statesmen
Click to view U.S. Naval Autographs
Click to view Union Autographs
Click to close category BOOKS
Click to view Civil War Books
Click to view Historical Books
Click to close category CIVIL WAR & HISTORICAL ART
Click to view Engravings, Lithographs, Prints, Maps, Etc.
Click to view Harper's Weekly & Frank Leslie's Prints
Click to close category CIVIL WAR BONDS
Click to view Confederate Bonds
Click to close category CIVIL WAR DOCUMENTS
Click to view Confederate Documents
Click to view Union Documents
Click to close category CIVIL WAR LETTERS
Click to view Confederate Letters
Click to view Union Letters
Click to close category CIVIL WAR MEMORABILIA
Click to view Assorted
Click to view Merchant & Patriotic Tokens
Click to view Patriotic Imprints
Click to view Relics
Click to close category CIVIL WAR VETERANS
Click to view Grand Army Of The Republic
Click to view Miscellaneous
Click to view United Confederate Veterans
Click to close category CURRENCY
Click to view Confederate & Southern States Currency
Click to close category HISTORICAL MEMORABILIA
Click to view Assorted
Click to view Imprints
Click to view Manuscripts
Click to close category MEDAL OF HONOR
Click to view Autographs
Click to view Photographs
Click to close category NEWSPAPERS
Click to view Antebellum Newspapers
Click to view Assorted
Click to view Confederate Newspapers
Click to view Union Newspapers
Click to close category PHOTOGRAPHY
Click to view Autographed CDV's
Click to view Cabinet Cards
Click to view Confederates
Click to view Officers & Enlisted Men
Click to view Outdoor Views
Click to view Presidents, Politicians, Famous Personages
Click to view Tintypes
Click to view Union Generals
Click to view Union Naval
Click to close category PORTRAITS & HISTORICAL ART
Click to view Famous People & Historical Scenes
Click to view Prominent Americans
Click to close category POSTAL HISTORY
Click to view Civil War, G.A.R. & U.C.V. Postcards
Click to view Confederate Covers & Stamps
Click to view Miscellaneous Envelopes, Stamps, Etc.
Click to view Union Patriotic Covers
Click to close category PRESIDENTIAL MEMORABILIA
Click to view Assorted
Click to close category SLAVERY & BLACK HISTORY
Click to view Documents, Engravings, Newspapers, Photos, Etc.
Order Policies
About Us
Contact Us!
Our Mailing List
Links

Autograph, General Richard N. Batchelder

Click to view larger image of Autograph, General Richard N. Batchelder (Image1)
Click to view larger image of Autograph, General Richard N. Batchelder (Image2)
Click to view larger image of Autograph, General Richard N. Batchelder (Image3)
Click to view larger image of Autograph, General Richard N. Batchelder (Image4)
 
Autograph, General Richard N. Batchelder (Image1)
Click to zoom
      Ask a Question   Send to a Friend
 

Your Price: $ 125.00
Item Number: Auto4604
 

 



PayPal.com
We also accept Checks and Money Orders.
 
 
 
 


Medal of Honor Recipient for gallantry against Mosby's guerrillas in 1863!

Document Signed


(1832-1901) Born in Lakeport, N.H., he enlisted on April 30, 1861, as a 1st lieutenant, and was commissioned into the 1st New Hampshire Infantry. He was mustered out of the regiment on August 9, 1861, and immediately re-enlisted, and was commissioned captain, U.S. Volunteers, Quartermaster's Department. He was promoted to lieutenant colonel, January 1, 1863; colonel, August 2, 1864; and brevet brigadier general, March 13, 1865. He was awarded the Medal of Honor for gallantry in action against Mosby's guerrillas on October 13-15, 1863, at Catlett & Fairfax, Va. The citation reads: "Being ordered to move his trains by a continuous day and night march and without the usual military escort, armed his teamsters and personally commanded them, successfully fighting against heavy odds and bringing his trains through without the loss of a wagon." After the Civil War, Batchelder remained in the Regular U.S. Army until retiring in 1896, with rank of Quartermaster General, U.S. Army. He is buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

Document Signed: 2 pages, 8 1/2 x 14, imprinted document, filled out in ink.

Contract for Coal- Fiscal Year 1891-1892. Articles of Agreement entered into at Omaha, Nebraska, this twenty fifth day of May, one thousand eight hundred and ninety one, between Lieutenant Colonel Wm. B. Hughes, Deputy Quartermaster General, United States Army, Chief Quartermaster Department of the Platte, of the first part, and J.S. Tebbets of Denver, County of Arapahoe, State of Colorado, of the second part.

The document gives details of the agreement which states that J.S. Tebbets will supply 1,400 tons of good merchantable bituminous coal, of the best quality, to be taken from mines at Rock Springs, Wyoming, and be delivered to the Post Quartermaster, at Fort Sidney, Nebraska. The contract is signed and witnessed by the parties at the bottom of page two including Wm. B. Hughes, as Lieut. Col. and Deputy Qr. Mr. General, U.S.A. There are dockets on the reverse one of which bears the approval and signature of R.N. Batchelder, as Quartermaster General, U.S. Army.

Stamped Union Pacific Railway Co. at the top of page one. Light age toning and wear. Very fine.

William B. Hughes, was an 1842 graduate of the U.S. Military Academy. He served in the pre-war U.S. Army as a lieutenant, in the 4th and 9th U.S. Infantry Regiments respectively. He served as a quartermaster during the Civil War, and remained in the Regular U.S. Army afterwards, dying on active duty on September 22, 1896, having attained the rank of colonel.



You might also like:
Autograph, General Alfred Plesanton

Autograph, General...
$ 75.00
Autograph, General Henry M. Teller

Autograph, General Henry...
$ 15.00
Autograph, General John T. Sprague

Autograph, General John...
$ 20.00
Autograph, General Winfield Scott

Autograph, General...
$ 350.00
Autograph, General Louis Henry Pelouze

Autograph, General Louis...
$ 75.00
Autograph, General Grenville M. Dodge

Autograph, General...
$ 150.00
Autograph, General Absalom Baird

Autograph, General...
$ 75.00
Autograph, General William T. Sherman

Autograph, General...
$ 300.00
Autograph, General Philip H. Sheridan

Autograph, General...
$ 175.00
Autograph, General Ulysses S. Grant

Autograph, General...
$ 500.00


PayPal.com
We also accept Checks and Money Orders.

Store Home  ·  About Us  · Catalog  ·  Contact  ·  FAQ / Policies  ·  Privacy  ·  Security  ·  Antique Arts home

· Links ·  Tell a Friend About this Site!  · Join our Mailing List ·

War Between the States
PO Box 267
Lady Lake, FL 32158
US
Contact Us!
Updated: Tuesday, August 21 2018
1995-2018 TIAS.com. All rights reserved.