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CDV OF BATTERED FORT SUMTER

CDV OF BATTERED FORT SUMTER

Horizontal view of the well-battered remains of Fort Sumter. This image is known as "View of Fort Sumter from the sand bar, 1865." Photographer's backmark: H. C. Foster, Morris Island. Fort Sumter is… (1138-1494). Learn More »

CDV OF LIGHT HOUSE ATOP BATTERED FORT SUMTER

CDV OF LIGHT HOUSE ATOP BATTERED FORT SUMTER

Vertical view of the well-battered walls of Fort Sumter and the temporary light house constructed on the northeast corner after the war. Image is clear with good contrast. Ornate photographer's… (1138-1498). Learn More »

CDV OF FORT LAFAYETTE "APARTMENTS TO LET"

CDV OF FORT LAFAYETTE "APARTMENTS TO LET"

Vertical view of Fort Lafayette. Lithograph cdv shows fort with faded caption "Apartments To Let" and still lighter under that, "Fort Lafayette".  No Photographer's backmark. Fort Lafayette was an… (1138-1514). Learn More »

CDV OF FIRE DAMAGE ON MEETING STREET IN CHARLESTON

CDV OF FIRE DAMAGE ON MEETING STREET IN CHARLESTON

Horizontal image showing burnt-out district of Charleston following the fire of 1861; specifically Meeting Street. Two churches are the focal point. The heavily damaged one in the foreground is the… (1138-1500). Learn More »

IMAGE OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN & WIFE

IMAGE OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JOHN HUNT MORGAN & WIFE

Lithographed image is of Morgan in Confederate uniform seated in a chair with his wife standing beside him wearing a bonnet and a long black coat. Contrast and clarity are good. Paper is good but the… (1138-407). Learn More »

CDV OF GENERAL BRAGG

CDV OF GENERAL BRAGG

Full-standing view of Braxton Bragg in Confederate uniform. He is wearing a double-breasted frock with rank insignia on collar and sleeves. He has a sword at his side. Image exhibits some foxing and a… (1138-54). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WILLIAM N. BEALL

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WILLIAM N. BEALL

Seated view carte de viste of Beall in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with general’s collar insignia. Image clear with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark, S. Anderson,… (1138-22). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL ROGER A. PRYOR

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL ROGER A. PRYOR

Bust view of Pryor in civilian clothes. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification along bottom edge of mount. Photographer’s backmark, J. Gurney & Son, New York. Roger… (1138-462). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL STERLING PRICE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL STERLING PRICE

Seated view of Price in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with general’s collar and sleeve insignia. Image is clear with good contrast. No photographer’s backmark. Sterling… (1138-459). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

This is a bust view of Beauregard. He wears civilian clothes and bow tie. Image is crisp and slightly light. Photographer’s backmark from C.R. Rees & Co., in Richmond. Pierre Gustave… (1138-33). Learn More »

CDV ADVERTISMENT FOR PHOTO GALLERY FEATURING R.E. LEE

CDV ADVERTISMENT FOR PHOTO GALLERY FEATURING R.E. LEE

Vertical cdv image on peach colored mount with single, thin red rule. Image is actually a photograph of the gallery’s backmark, printed on their cdv mounts, that just so happens to feature Robert E.… (1138-311). Learn More »

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDER IN QM ISSUE JACKET

SIXTH PLATE AMBROTYPE OF CONFEDERATE SOLDER IN QM ISSUE JACKET

This ambrotype is from the collection of the late Bill Turner and was noted by him as a Virginia Volunteer. He rests one elbow on a table and wears a nine-button jacket with shoulder straps, very much… (1138-1977). Learn More »

CONFEDERATE PRIVATE IN QM ISSUE JACKET

CONFEDERATE PRIVATE IN QM ISSUE JACKET

This is a nice, clear 6th plate ambrotype of a Confederate private in an issue jacket. He is seated beside a table on which he rests his elbow. The table comes up rather high on his side. He wears a… (1138-1865). Learn More »

MOUNTED AND ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN

MOUNTED AND ARMED UNION CAVALRYMAN

This is a scarce outdoor tintype of a mounted Union cavalryman in a nice quarter-plate size. The image has good detail and clarity, no easy task for the rider holding the horse still and the… (2021-773). Learn More »

PHOTOGRAPH OF C.S. GENERAL STEPHEN D. LEE

PHOTOGRAPH OF C.S. GENERAL STEPHEN D. LEE

Seated, studio view carte de viste of Lee in Confederate uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with rank insignia on collar and sleeves. Image clear with very good contrast. Photograph is clipped… (1138-327). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL FRANK K. GARDNER

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL FRANK K. GARDNER

Chest-up view of Gardner in Confederate uniform with kepi on his head. He wears a double-breasted frock with collar insignia. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification along… (1138-149). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL ROGER A. PRYOR

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL ROGER A. PRYOR

Waist-up, seated view of Pryor in civilian clothes. Image is clear with very good contrast. Period ink identification along bottom edge of mount. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T. Anthony, New… (1138-463). Learn More »

CDV OF PAINTING OF CHARLESTON HARBOR AND ATTACK ON FORT SUMTER

CDV OF PAINTING OF CHARLESTON HARBOR AND ATTACK ON FORT SUMTER

Carte de Viste of a painting that depicts Charleston Harbor during the attack on Fort Sumter in 1861. Image is horizontal in format. Image is slightly light with an old fold. Period ink numbers on… (1138-1497). Learn More »

CDV OF INTERIOR OF FORT SUMTER

CDV OF INTERIOR OF FORT SUMTER

Carte de Viste showing the cluttered and damaged interior of Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor. Cannon barrels, lumber, gabbions, and the much reduced walls are visible. Image is in horizontal format.… (1138-1495). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WADE HAMPTON

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL WADE HAMPTON

Waist-up view carte de viste of Hampton. He wears a double-breasted frock with collar insignia and shoulder straps. Image contrast is light. This has been trimmed on the top corners. No… (1138-170). Learn More »


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SCARCE TINTYPE OF GENERAL WILLIAM STARKE, LOUISIANA BRIGADE, KILLED IN ACTION AT ANTIETAM WHILE IN DIVISION COMMAND

This very clear sixth-plate tintype is from the collection of the late Bill Turner and shows William Edwin Starke as Lieutenant Colonel. He is posed wearing an early war Confederate uniform showing both the two stars of Confederate lieutenant colonel… (1138-1839). Learn More »

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