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CDV OF FROM LIFE OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CDV OF FROM LIFE OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Image is a bust view of General Lee in uniform. Bottom center of the mount has what looks to be a period pencil ID of “GEN. R. E. LEE.” Clarity is good but contrast is a bit light. Mount and paper… (1138-297). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOE WHEELER BY BALTIMORE PHOTOGRAPHER

BUST VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOE WHEELER BY BALTIMORE PHOTOGRAPHER

Vignette bust view of “Fighting Joe” Wheeler in the uniform of a Confederate general. The general is seen from the neck up with his rank insignia just visible on his collar. Clarity and contrast… (1138-550). Learn More »

CDV OF SERGEANT GILBERT H. BATES

CDV OF SERGEANT GILBERT H. BATES

Full-standing image of Bates in his “uniform” with slouch hat and flag during his “peaceful march.” Image is clear with good contrast. A fold runs diagonally across the photo. Printed name and… (1138-1552). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF SOUTHERN “FIRE EATER” LOUIS T. WIGFALL – LATER A CONFEDERATE GENERAL

BUST VIEW OF SOUTHERN “FIRE EATER” LOUIS T. WIGFALL – LATER A CONFEDERATE GENERAL

Vignette bust image CDV showing Wigfall in a dark civilian suit. Clarity and contrast are good as are the mount and paper. Reverse has a photographer’s imprint for QUINBY & CO… CHARLESTON,… (1138-555). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WADE HAMPTON

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WADE HAMPTON

Bust-view carte de viste of Hampton in civilian clothes. Image contrast is good and photo is pasted on typical cdv mount with border. Photographer’s backmark, Selby & Dulany, Baltimore. Wade… (1138-166). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL GABRIEL J. RAINS

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL GABRIEL J. RAINS

Three-quarter lithograph view of Rains in early Federal uniform. Image is clear with good contrast and some light foxing. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T. Anthony, New York. Gabriel James… (1138-464). Learn More »

CDV PORTRAIT OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA

CDV PORTRAIT OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA

Horizontal view of the C.S.S. Alabama at sea. Lithograph of ship in high seas at full sail. Clear image with good contrast. Printed title on right edge of mount. This "printed title" portion of mount… (1138-1484). Learn More »

CDV PORTRAIT OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA

CDV PORTRAIT OF THE C.S.S. ALABAMA

Horizontal view of the C.S.S. Alabama at sea. Lithograph created to look like a framed portrait. Oval "frame" has gold highlights. Clear image with good contrast. Photographer's backmark: Brady's… (1138-1482). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL R.S. EWELL

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL R.S. EWELL

This carte de viste is a bust view of Ewell in uniform. He is wearing a Confederate frock coat with General’s collar insignia. Image is light. Reverse has no photographer’s imprint. Richard… (1138-134). Learn More »

CDV,  LEADERS AND GENERALS OF THE CONFEDERACY

CDV, LEADERS AND GENERALS OF THE CONFEDERACY

Oval collage commemorating the principal leaders and generals of the Confederacy. Seven small images portrayed including Davis, Stephens, Cooper, Beauregard, Bragg, Johnston, and with R.E. Lee in the… (1138-1544). Learn More »

BENJAMIN KEYS 21st GEORGIA, DIED OF WOUNDS AT GROVETON (SECOND MANASSAS)

BENJAMIN KEYS 21st GEORGIA, DIED OF WOUNDS AT GROVETON (SECOND MANASSAS)

This sixth plate ambrotype was identified from a companion tintype and shows Benjamin F. Keys, Co. G 21st Georgia, seated, with his arms folded at his waist. He wears a gray jacket with standing… (1139-57). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL W.H.F. “ROONEY” LEE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL W.H.F. “ROONEY” LEE

Waist-up view of “Rooney” Lee wearing civilian clothes. Contrast and clarity are very good. Period pencil identification on front. Photographer’s backmark, Vannerson & Jones, Richmond.… (1138-331). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL G.W. CUSTIS LEE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL G.W. CUSTIS LEE

Waist-up view carte de viste of Lee while a colonel. He wears a double-breasted frock with three-star collar insignia (no wreath). Image contrast is good. Small area of paper loss image at the left… (1138-289). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JOHN PEGRAM

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JOHN PEGRAM

Waist-up, standing view of Pegram. He wears a double-breasted uniform with rank insignia on the collar. Image is clear with good contrast. Pre-printed along lower edge of mount: “GEN. PEGRAM”.… (1138-425). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

Waist-up view of Longstreet in civilian clothes. Image is clear but slightly light. Southern Publishing Co., Baltimore, backmark. James Longstreet (January 8, 1821 – January 2, 1904) was one of… (1138-342). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

Bust-view carte de viste of Longstreet in civilian clothes. Image is clear with good contrast. Mount has been trimmed. Period ink identification and blue 2-cent revenue stamp on reverse. Brady &… (1138-347). Learn More »

IDENTIFIED MUSICIAN OF THE PETERSBURG MILITIA

IDENTIFIED MUSICIAN OF THE PETERSBURG MILITIA

Formerly in the collection of Bill Turner, this sixth plate ambrotype has a great pedigree, having been published as Figure 2 in Albaugh’s landmark “Confederate Faces.” Identified there as a,… (1138-1866). Learn More »

CDV OF WILLIAM NELSON PENDLETON IN MASONIC OUTFIT

CDV OF WILLIAM NELSON PENDLETON IN MASONIC OUTFIT

Three-quarter standing view of Pendleton. He wears a dark civilian frock with ornate Masonic gauntlets and sash, and apron. Image is light. Very elaborate photographer’s backmark, “Lee… (1138-432). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET

Three-quarter standing view of Longstreet in civilian clothes. Image is clear but slightly light. Southern Publishing Co., Baltimore, backmark. James Longstreet (January 8, 1821 – January 2, 1904)… (1138-343). Learn More »

FIRST LIEUTENANT DAVID T. POYNER, VIRGINIA MILITIA, CA. 1859; CAPTAIN BRUNSWICK GUARD, CO. A, 5th VIRGINIA BATTALION OF INFANTRY 1861

FIRST LIEUTENANT DAVID T. POYNER, VIRGINIA MILITIA, CA. 1859; CAPTAIN BRUNSWICK GUARD, CO. A, 5th VIRGINIA BATTALION OF INFANTRY 1861

This wonderful image was published on the back cover of Military Images in 2007. Poyner is shown seated in this sixth plate ambrotype cradling his 1850 pattern foot officer’s sword and wearing a… (1138-1858). Learn More »


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FINE QUALITY SCHUTZEN TARGET RIFLE BY J.H. HAPPOLDT OF CHARLESTON, SC

This South Carolina made fine quality percussion, muzzle-loading target rifle has an original detachable false muzzle. The piece may also be considered as a possible Sniper’s rifle by virtue of its Southern manufacture and style.  Both the barrel… (766-1759). Learn More »

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