Butterfield's Camp and Outpost Duty
CWBK100. Camp and Outpost Duty for Infantry with Standing Orders, Extracts from the Revised Regulations for the Army, Rules for Health, Maxims for Soldiers, and Duties of Officers. By Daniel Butterfield, Maj. Genl. of Vols., US Army. New York: Harper & Brothers, Publishers, 1864. 124 page hardcover book, measuring 5 3/4″ x 3 5/8.” Signed by Capt. Levi Lawrence, Co. F, 57th Mass. Vols. Lawrence was WIA 5/6/1864, buckshot in neck, Wilderness, VA. WIA again 6/17/1864, Petersburg, VA. Very good condition. $350

           
CWBK1600. ORIGINAL 1ST EDITION REGIMENTAL HISTORY 114TH NYS VOLUNTEERS! Book titled History of the 114th Regiment, New York State Volunteers. Containing a Perfect Record of its Services, embracing all its marches, campaigns, battles, sieges and sea-voyages, with a biographical sketch of each officer, and a complete register of the Regiment, wherein appears the name of every officer and enlisted man who has ever belonged to the same, with full remarks relating thereto, and several illustrations. By Brevet-Major Elias P. Pellet. Norwich, N.Y. Telegraph & Chronicle Power Press Print, 1866. Two images, cdv-size are tipped in on the front fly pages. First is the commander of the Regiment, Elisha B. Smith, in civilian dress. The second is a soldier in uniform that I have not been able to identify as of yet. The book must have belonged to the Eccleston family of Dolgeville, NY as it is signed “D.J. Eccleston, Dolgeville, N.Y. May 1st” and “Albert Eccleston No. 2. Nov. 1896” and on the next page “Dwight Eccelston, Sherburne 4 Court Nov. 7, 1891.” The first few pages of the volume are loose, there is some foxing on some pages. Cloth cover has chips and is loose at front. A scarce volume. $150