UCV and GAR Relics
The UCV uniforms that I am showing are authenic reunion uniforms,
they were made after the Civil War for reunions and were
not war time uniforms.
Some are not for sale, I list them for you to enjoy like
I do. Alot of them have
real Civil War accessories and some look like they are real!
Some are Real!
Terry's texas Rangers UCV badge very rare item with makers
UCV uniform 1890's to 1900's belonging to private William
very old UCV badge with inscribed Southern Cross
7th Tennessee (Forrests Unit)
This is George Barnes Shelbys speech he gave to the daughters
of the Confederacy
when they gave him his Southern Cross. The town of Shelby
Mississippi is named after him.
He was in CS Adams Calvary and died in Memphis in 1909. The
speech he gave is 14
pages front and back. Has 2 UCV ribbions, original picture,
and letter, with the
Southern Cross still inside of the box it came in.
Two UCV reunion ribbons
George Barnes Shelby original picture same one in the Civil
War data base
His original southern Cross still in box
Nice Mississippi UCV unlined with post War Miss. Eagle buttons,
has pants, this is a really old style similar to shell jacket
but its a Frock
coat 7 button in a really small size. Has I'd items with
I'd ladder badge to M. Moses, served in Tenn. 24th, Army
of Mississippi under Stewart, and also Army of central Kentucky.
Served in the Mississippi Calvary Co 1
UCV Collar emblem
This is the first one of these I have seen.
Star stick pin on collar for Mississippi
These are very rare.
M. Garmon Southern Cross, I cleaned the name alittle too
Post War Mississippi buttons
Came with Mississippi UCV Flag with it as well 3 ft by 5
Became a state in and dated 1817 has Mississippi stamped
3 x 5
#20 on both sides
1930's UCV Ribbon with medal on it.
from the 1930's
UCV flag came with UCV badges and uniform
Capt. Thomas P. Brown Southern Cross 3rd Alabama
27th Alabama UCV uniform
Identified Colonel Early uniform
1870's original UCV 27th Alabama belt and buckle,
This buckle is really rare!
really came this way too.
Inside liner missing head band
27th Alabama Kepi UCV with Alabama Map buttons
Identified Capts uniform with badges. black trim on UCV uniform
1910 and 1912 reunions
UCV badges Murfreesboro and Shelbyville, Tn.
Franklin and Chattanooga, Tn.
UCV canteen saids Jackson, Miss reunion 1891
Indian war canteen painted gray
These were found in the pocket maybe him and his wife a confederete
bullet, eagle button, I
had the Gen. Forrest coin thought it looks good with group.
1900's UCV Old straw hat. Alot of Southern boys had these.
This is a nice old UCV straw hat with the CV (confederate
1899 UCV of South Carolina Sash
not for sale
South Carolina Palmetto Trees
Small chain holding it togather
This is a real sash worn by an officer at UCV meetings, not
sure on what it mean't, or
if this had to due with rank, it is on a Colonel uniform.
It looks like it is made of silk from around the 1900's.
not for sale
Small tear next to the V
Has snaps on bottom to let it cross over each side.
This kepi came out of Georgia and has Georgia period buttons.
It is butternut in color
and looks like it is real Confedererate kepi. I'm not sure
for now it will be considered UCV. These are the really early
I have seen real ones, this one looks really good, won't
see much better.
This looks very similar to real ones I have.
Georgia button wth Watterbury backmark.
Inside lining looks good has size 7 no brand name
Georgia kepi buttons
This Kepi was sold as a UCV kepi, however I have shown this
to several experts and they feel it is a real authenic
Confederate Kepi. It has Old letters on the top that stand
for South Carolina Volunteers. The emblem is of
Civil War period as well. The buttons are 1850 flower buttons.
The lining is correct for a Pre War Kepi
This hat is completely hand sewn. The hat was suspose to
be from South Carolina calvary, the only one
is J.J. Underwood 6th South Carolina Calvary, mustered out
April 1865, Logans Brigade Army of Tennessee.
the name Underwood written on inside
Montgomery P Garrett Virginia 26th Infantry (name inside
of coat) he was a musician in the army.
He was captured 4/4/1865 High Bridge, Va. and imprisioned
Point Lookout, Md. he was released
6/12/1865 from Md. Has Virginia Buttons.
Captain Mark Cohen Charleston S.C.
My Great grandfather rode with Morgans Raiders, I found this
very special to me.
These are the personal items of Col. Nathan B. Deathrage.
He enlisted in the Confederate Army at the age of 18.
He served in Company B, Eleventh Kentucky Cavalry, a part
of the command of Gen. John Hunt Morgan,
During one of the raids he was captured and held in Federal
prison for 19 months.
He was Vice president of the Morgans Men Association in Lexington
his death May 23rd 1932 at the age of 88. He was Commander
of the Kentucky UCV division from
1926 until 1931 and Inspector General of Kentucky UCV Division
His picture in the late 20's he was over eighty in this picture
Comander of Kentucky ladder badge
Commander badge Montgomery 1931
Canteen UCV badge has small cork inside.
Atlanta UCV Pin 1919
Inspector General of Kentucky Badge 1924 Memphis, Tn.
Back Red ribbon is missing.
Inspector General of Kentucky
Lapel pin Kentucky Calvary All of Morgans men wore these.
Back has no name
His Southern Cross no name, the Calvary pin, the Southern
Cross, and the Commander badge were all
in the top pocket of his UCV General coat.
Newspaper clipping 1932 on his death
17 Morgans Raiders left signed and dated by him on the back
Dec 17th 1909.
Note all of them have a lapel pin like the one I have.
He is sitting in the center and looks like a much younger
man than the rest of them.
I have all of there names as well.
Back of picture maybe a gift? Compliments of N.B.Deathrage
Dec. 17th 1909.
Back of Picture
Nathan B. Deathrage
General UCV Frock Coat This is a Pettibone jacket made in
Authentic CS two peice belt and buckle and Generals Silk
Silk generals sash with out two peice officer CS buckle
Generals Sash made of Silk
This is his Commander of Kentucky presentation document.
It has a wax seal of the Confederacy dated 1889
Dated 3rd day of April 1926
Wax Seal of Confederacy
Signed by W.B. Freeman Commanding General New Orleans
Signed by Harry Rene Lee Adjutant General and Cheif of State
This is his actual dress officers belt, it has the red colored
CS on original belt, with gold Officers sash.
This UCV Major looks real , it has several South Carolina
buttons marked Horstman & Allien has no lining.
faded gray with pleats at waste, this is really cool. The
stars on the collar and the trim on the uniform are authenic
Confedererate stars and trim and is an exact copy of a real
one. No lining inside. Snake buckle is post war.
Red sash is authentic Civil War nicest I own.
Makers mark on bottom of sash
Confedererate Stars (real stars)
Double breasted S.C. buttons. Marked Horstman & Allen
Snake buckle on uniform
This is a Pettibone Colonel UCV with UCV buttons all over
it. has epauleetes and even brass hooks on side to hold up
This is a very elaborate uniform. This is one of the prettiest
uniforms I own.
It has a real Civil War Sash.
Hook to hold belt on uniform on each side
Bone handle walking cane dated 1864 not sure when it was
made came with a UCV uniform and was suspose to be from
a battle in Tennessee. This could be period or UCV. probably
tree branch cut down and made into a cane from a battlefield.
This is a Captain UCV with the 3 sewn bars, it has the extra
large UCV buttons these are alot rarer than the regular size.
Beautiful condition with some of the rarest buttons for a
UCV jacket, came out of a Georgia estate.
Buttons are much larger
captains stripes on collar
Id'ed UCV vest with UCV pin still on vest On the back of
the vest has Lt Jones written inside.
I'd L.C. Jones Ark 31st Infantry Company H.
Founder of Hanes Undwerware!
Major Pleasant Henderson Hanes of the the one and only Hanes
underwear. He was in the N.C. Calvary and
he is posing in this very uniform it came with his pants
and suspenders also. He has his Stetson Hat on
and actually signed the picture standing on his front porch.
The picture has his
signature standing on the porch in 1923. The vest is also
with it. Pretty cool huh. Also has an original
program of the 39th annual reunion United Confederate Veterans
Charolette N.C. The program is from
1929 has a Hanes ad inside, also shows a picture of the house
where the picture was taken.
His signed picture, standing on the porch of his home.
Vest for Hanes uniform
Back of vest
Inside of Hanes coat
UCV Program from this reunion (original) It saids on the
bottom the thining Ranks of Gray.
His home where the picture was taken
Hanes ad inside of program
Pleasant Hanes UCV coat The vest and pants are with the set
as well, Stetson hat.
The sleeves are very nice coat is in great condition
UCV Kepi with 1904 Nashville reunion pin!
How many Nashville UCV hats have you seen?
This is rare.
Pin close up
Brim of Kepi (this was a large reunion)
inside brim of Kepi
Inside of Nashville Kepi
This is a Nashville Shell Jacket (UCV) with CSA buttons 9
on front and
2 on each cuff. It is well worn and has 2 real civil war
buttons eagle I and eagle C
with yellow for Calvary. This one is well worn. Look at the
Old CS on the Collar.
Originally from West Tennessee, Plant near Camden towards
Memphis. Badge got sepperated
from uniform but now they are back togather.
Sothern Cross has no name on it.
CS Shell Jacket
Finally got badge that went with this uniform!
I'd silver badge, made of nickle to J.A. Ritchertson, rode
with 21st Tn. Forrest Calvary
Plant Tennessee is in West Tenn. near Camden, Tn.
Yellow collar for Calvary
CSA cuff buttons
back of shell jacket
Louisiana UCV with beautiful red sash and a real Louisiana
This is one of the most beautiful uniforms I have ever seen
It looks like
it could get up and walk away. This sash came with it.
(not for sale)
With a real corp badge made of silver.
Back of uniform, total of 18 large buttons and 6 cuff buttons
with beautiful red piping sash is period turn of the century
This is an I'd Virginia colonel UCV with alot of history
with period belt
Beautiful individual stars
This is an original butternut Georgia UCV it has brown stripes
on the collars and sleeves
it has Eagle buttons as well. The uniform came with a set
of pants with a brown stripe down the side.
Not for Sale
1922 Richmond made UCV flag excellent condition
Artillery Flag its square. This flag was made in the 20th
close up of stars
This is a artillery flag very rare size 38 by 38 square
This company went out of business in 1924. Made Richmond
UCV with large buttons(rare) has original frame buckle on
a 1900's leather belt.
He was suspose to have worn this buckle in the Civil War.
came with these items along with a banner from Christian
Captians UCV with 3 stripes on collar, no schrolling on sleeves.
With large UCV buttons
Rare Virginia UCV Shell Jacket the lining was removed,
Look at the lettering on the collar, and the stripe on right
Brass UCV collar Look at green on letters
VA on collar these are studs bent on on inside of collar
Va Shell Jacket back
Lieutenant uniform with kepi with all Georgia buttons
I think this kepi could also be authenic but the lining and
hat band are missing.
Georgia Kepi with hat pin.
Georgia Uniform collar
Officer Sleeves two toned trim
Beautiful Schroling for a Lt.
This kepi came with the uniform and is UCV period
found a CV (Confedererate Veterans) pin inside pocket so
added it to hat.
Hat has lining torn out.
side of kepi
Front of Georgia kepi this would have been a officers kepi
This is the Confederate Veterans hat pin for front of hat
found inside pocket of jacket
Inside of Georgia
kepi head band is missing has a small peice of paper inside
of lining with Georgia logos.
Still has one peice of silk lining left inside of hat.
UCV reunion Western Birgade Mo. Div. UCV
Identified Col Uniform rode with Mosby. Has Virginia buttons
name inside jacket pocket
and taylor who made it. This jacket was designed for the
50th Gettysburg reunion.
Silk Civil War Rhode Island 3rd, 2nd & 7th Cavalry Reunion
Guidon, Ribbon, Insignia and Documents
Not for sale at this time.