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John Gibson Collection


John Gibson is a Montpelier, Vermont native, currently residing in Maryland. He is an artisan, specializing in applied decorative finishes, a historian of American made toys from the Golden Age of Toymaking, and a Civil War collector and dealer specializing in Vermont related items with a fondness for the 2nd Vermont Infantry.

Use the dropdown menu on the top-left to navigate through John's extensive collection.

Recent additions to the collection:

May 23, 2021

Pvt. Joseph O. Miles, 8th VT INF

May 5 2021

Pvt. Eugene D. Ainsworth, Co. I, 9th VT INF, Co. I, 11th VT INF, V.R.C.

Pvt. Albert G. Bates, Co. C, 8th VT INF, Co. E, 17th VT INF

Corp. Nelson W. Chase, Co. A, 6th VT INF

Capt. Moses McFarland, Co. A, 8th VT INF

Capt. Lemuel M. Hutchinson, Co. E, 8th VT INF

Surgeon Charles M. Chandler, 6th VT INF

In addition to sharing his wonderful collection with us, he has made arrangements with other collectors to share some of their Vermont items.