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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 »

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 »

CONFEDERATE VOLUNTEER WITH SLOUCH HAT AND IMPORT ENGLISH ARMY SHIRT

CONFEDERATE VOLUNTEER WITH SLOUCH HAT AND IMPORT ENGLISH ARMY SHIRT

This sixth-plate tintype is from the collection of Bill Turner and shows a young, mustached Confederate, posed sitting with his slouch hat on the table beside him, wearing an imported British army… (1138-1957). Learn More »

VERY UNUSUAL AMBROTYPE OF A CS CAVALRY TROOPER

VERY UNUSUAL AMBROTYPE OF A CS CAVALRY TROOPER

This is nice ambrotype of sixth plate size shows a Confederate first lieutenant in gray frock coat, seated next to a table with a floral cover on it and large book on which he rests one elbow, with… (1138-1885). Learn More »

1840s ARMED MILITIA MAN WITH COCKADE AND “JG” HAT INSIGNIA

1840s ARMED MILITIA MAN WITH COCKADE AND “JG” HAT INSIGNIA

This sixth plate daguerreotype dates to the early or mid-1840s, having a simple octagonal mat and glass with no frame or “preserver.” It is also housed in simple leatherette cast with embossed… (1138-1929). Learn More »

GREAT QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OUTDOOR VIEW OF A GROUP OF UNION SOLDIERS & THEIR CAMP

GREAT QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OUTDOOR VIEW OF A GROUP OF UNION SOLDIERS & THEIR CAMP

The subject of this image is ten Union soldiers wearing dark forage caps and light-colored overcoats standing in front of their camp. None of the soldiers wear any accoutrements. Several wear their… (2021-920). Learn More »

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO UNION SOLDIERS WITH MOUNTS

QUARTER-PLATE TINTYPE OF TWO UNION SOLDIERS WITH MOUNTS

Outdoor view of two standing Union soldiers holding their horses reins in a field. The soldier closest to the camera wears a dark forage cap, dark double-breasted frockcoat and light trousers with a… (2021-921). Learn More »

CDV OF FOUR BLACK GENTLEMEN

CDV OF FOUR BLACK GENTLEMEN

Full length studio view of four black gentlemen. All are well dressed in suits with vests, walking sticks, and a variety of fine hats. Image is clear with good contrast. Plain mount with no backmark.… (1138-1709). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN FROM MINNEAPOLIS

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN FROM MINNEAPOLIS

Seated studio view of an African-American man. He is well-dressed with shirt, tie, vest, watch fob, coat, and trousers. Image is clear with good contrast. A very nice image. Photographer's backmark,… (1138-1687). Learn More »

CDV OF BLACK WOMAN FROM DERBY, ENGLAND

CDV OF BLACK WOMAN FROM DERBY, ENGLAND

Seated studio view of an black woman. She wears a nice print dress and has her hair done with braid across top. Image is clear; slightly light. Photographer's backmark, W.W. Winter, Derby, "patronized… (1138-1678). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN CHILD ON REUSED CARD

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN CHILD ON REUSED CARD

Seated studio view of an African-American child. Child in long gown and shawl. Clear image with good contrast. Mount corners have been trimmed. Photographer’s backmark, Whitney & Kendig,… (1138-1723). Learn More »

CDV OF BLACK WOMAN HOLDING BABY, BAHAMAS

CDV OF BLACK WOMAN HOLDING BABY, BAHAMAS

Seated studio view of an older black woman with a small baby in her lap. She wears a nice print dress, an apron, a brooch at the collar, and her head wrapped. A fashionable hat sits on the table next… (1138-1695). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN WITH DOG

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN WITH DOG

Full-standing studio view of an African-American man with dog. He is dressed in shirt, trousers, and an over-sized coat. Dog is on floor at his feet. Image is clear with very good contrast.  Blank… (1138-1736). Learn More »

CDV OF BLACK ENGLISHMAN WALKING DONKEY WITH WHITE CHILD RIDER

CDV OF BLACK ENGLISHMAN WALKING DONKEY WITH WHITE CHILD RIDER

Full standing outdoor view of Well-dressed black man holding reins of donkey. A young white girl is sitting side-saddle on the donkey. Man is neatly dressed including a fine top hat. Girl is also well… (1138-1716). 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 »


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AMES MODEL 1840 GENERAL OFFICER’S SWORD PRESENTED TO JAMES W. PRESTON BY THE CHATHAM ARTILLERY OF SAVANNAH, GEORGIA

This beautiful sword was presented by the Chatham Artillery as a prize for gunnery in 1848. The organization is an old and illustrious militia organization of Savannah, claiming descent from earlier units, including a company of artillery organized… (870-99). Learn More »

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