Category: american

victoriansword: US Civil War era non-regulati…

victoriansword:

US Civil War era non-regulation officer’s sword based on the British Pattern 1845 Infantry Officer’s Sword.

CIVIL WAR SECOND ILLINOIS PRESENTATION SWORD, Sept, 1862.

I actually rescued this #American #quilt from …

I actually rescued this #American #quilt from being turned into stuffed Santa 🎅🏻 dolls 🤨 I had to buy it from the woman who makes the Santas – I’m so happy she decided to make money on it by selling it to me, It’s perfect!!!💰#redwhiteblue #americanquilt #usa #antique #antiques #itsakeeper #vintage #farmhouse #firehouse #firehouseantiques #etsysellersofinstagram #Feedsack #Pillows are #forsale in my #etsyshop #etsy (at Firehouse Antiques)
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victoriansword: American Pepperbox Revolver wi…

victoriansword:

American Pepperbox Revolver with Spike, c.1854-56

By

Allen Thurber & Co of Worcester, Massachusetts. 

A six shot pepperbox percussion pistol. The stamped barrel with threaded dagger attachment. 27 cm long overall.

“Do not despair of our present difficulties. W…

“Do not despair of our present difficulties. We believe always in the promise and greatness of America. Because nothing is inevitable here. Americans never quit. We never surrender. We never hide from history. We make history.” 

~ Senator John McCain (1936 – 2018)

42 Stars, 1890 something, not an official flag…

42 Stars, 1890 something, not an official flag but it is valuable & beautiful 🇺🇸 #USA #americanhistory #americanflag #flag #american #1800s #antiques #antiqueroadshow #antique #farmfind #barnfind #barnfinds #midwestpicking #pickerslife

African American Soldiers fight off 24 Germans…

African American Soldiers fight off 24 Germans with Bolo Knives during World War I:

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US Model 1917 Bolo

Proud to sell #americanantiques #american #usa…

Proud to sell #americanantiques #american #usa #antiques #flag #48stars #vintage #feedsacks #dixie #dixiemill (at Firehouse Antiques)

It’s wood & it’s old, so I’m keeping this …

It’s wood & it’s old, so I’m keeping this one! #eagle #eaglecollection #eagles #usa #antiques #antique #american #america #birds #decor #symbols #notforsale (at Firehouse Antiques)

Industrial Dryer Door! What would you do w it?…

Industrial Dryer Door! What would you do w it? How would you repurpose it? #industrial #industrialfarmhouse #industrialantiques #american #laundry #americanzoneair #laundrymachine #laundryday #laundrymat #theamerican #vintage #antiques #diy #diyhome #diyhomedecor #green #cleaners #antique #repurpose #repursign #repurposing #repurposed #decor #loftdecor #flat (at Firehouse Antiques)

Documenting Nostalgia on Route 66

Documenting Nostalgia on Route 66