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Civil War Era Signal Whistle

Signal Whistle

During the American Civil War, bugles and drums were normally utilized to convey commands to the troops. Not every unit, however, had a trained bugler at hand. Signal Whistles were then used, particularly when vocal commands were not effective. Typical whistle signals and directions for blowing included. Wooden with plastic loop. Whistle is about 5 long.


Civil War Era Hohner Pocket Pal Harmonica

Hohner Pocket Pal Harmonica

Harmonicas were among the toys and novelties advertised for sale for Christmas presents in 1833; by the mid-1800s, cowboys were playing their harmonicas on the long trails west, and many a Civil War soldier had a harmonica in his pocket. These Hohner harmonicas come in the key of C and are individually packaged in a poly bag with a history and instruction insert.


Victorian Era Knitting Spool

Knitting Spool

The spool knitter is a simple device, dating back to the 19th century and is used to demonstrate French knitting. French knitting is a method of producing a continuous length of knitted (tubular) cord without knitting needles.


Victorian Era My First Tatting Kit

My First Tatting Kit

Learn to make lace edgings the old-fashioned way, using a tatting shuttle. Our kit includes detailed illustrated directions, quality tatting shuttle and colorful pearl cotton.


Victorian Era Rolled Fabric Doll

Rolled Fabric Doll

A kit for making a simple doll made from a roll of fabric according to directions in a book printed in 1863. The kit contains instructions and all the materials needed except the needle and thread.


Victorian Era Handkerchief Doll Kit

Handkerchief Doll Kit

The Handkerchief Doll is perhaps the best known of all folk dolls and is very easy to make. Although the Handkerchief Doll was certainly around during the Revolutionary War times, it is most often associated with Victorian America. During the 19th century, most children were forbidden to play with toys on Sundays. The handkerchief doll was one of the toys that was still allowed, however, because it was a quiet activity. Our Handkerchief Doll contains materials to' make and lace ' one traditional 'play-prettie ' doll.


Union Navy Captain

U.S. Navy Captain

54mm - Hand Painted


Union Infantry First Sergeant

US Infantry First Sergeant

54mm - Hand Painted


Union Infantryman

USA Infantryman

54mm - Hand Painted


Union General

USA General

54mm - Hand Painted

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