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CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE

Carte de visite photograph of Lee. Bust view in uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with three-star insignia visible on the collar. Image is clear and very sharp. Mount remains in very good… (1139-257). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JAMES E.B. STUART

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL JAMES E.B. STUART

Carte de visite photograph of Stuart in uniform. Oval seated studio view wearing vest, double-breasted frock and knee-high boots. He holds his saber and hat in his lap. Image is clear with very good… (1139-229). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL THOMAS J. JACKSON

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL THOMAS J. JACKSON

Carte de visite photograph of Jackson in uniform. Bust view wearing double-breasted frock with collar insignia visible. Image is clear with very good contrast. No photographer's backmark. Thomas… (1139-255). Learn More »

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL GEORGE E. PICKETT

CDV OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL GEORGE E. PICKETT

Carte de visite photograph of Pickett in uniform. Chest up view wearing double-breasted frock with collar insignia visible. Buttons and collar insignia are gilted. Image is clear with very good… (1139-235). Learn More »

CDV OF JOHN C. CALHOUN

CDV OF JOHN C. CALHOUN

This is a second generation image; a photo of an older existing, matted photo. Calhoun is shown in an oval photograph; a bust view. Image is clear with good contrast. Clean mount. Photographer's… (1139-420). Learn More »

CDV OF CHARLES F. HENNINGSEN, 59th VIRGINIA INFANTRY

CDV OF CHARLES F. HENNINGSEN, 59th VIRGINIA INFANTRY

This CDV photograph is a three-quarter standing view of Henningsen wearing a dark, civilian frock coat. Image is clear with good contrast; dark background. A single dark stain on the image that barely… (1138-943). Learn More »

WARTIME CDV OF WILLIAM D. SIMPSON 14TH SOUTH CAROLINA LIEUTENANT COLONEL, CONFEDERATE CONGRESSMAN AND SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR

WARTIME CDV OF WILLIAM D. SIMPSON 14TH SOUTH CAROLINA LIEUTENANT COLONEL, CONFEDERATE CONGRESSMAN AND SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR

Waist-up view of Simpson in a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with the three horizontal bars of a captain’s rank clearly visible on his collar. Under the image in a fine period pencil is… (1139-404). Learn More »

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA STAFF OFFICER CAPTAIN ROBERT M. SIMS – CARRIED SURRENDER FLAG AT APPOMATTOX – IMAGE BY REES

CDV OF SOUTH CAROLINA STAFF OFFICER CAPTAIN ROBERT M. SIMS – CARRIED SURRENDER FLAG AT APPOMATTOX – IMAGE BY REES

Wartime view of Sims posed leaning rakishly against a column. He wears a light-colored double-breasted frockcoat with matching trousers and holds a slouch hat with “SC” within a wreath attached to… (1138-860). Learn More »

$500.00
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WONDERFUL OUTDOOR CDV OF OFFICERS AND A SERGEANT IN LIGHT COLORED UNIFORMS SEATED AT A TABLE - CONFEDERATE OR UNION MILITIA?

WONDERFUL OUTDOOR CDV OF OFFICERS AND A SERGEANT IN LIGHT COLORED UNIFORMS SEATED AT A TABLE - CONFEDERATE OR UNION MILITIA?

This extraordinary image shows three individuals seated at a table placed outdoors, under some trees, by a house. The individual at left is an officer sitting cross-legged in a chair holding a book in… (1138-610). Learn More »

CDV OF AN UNIDENTIFIED BLOCKADE RUNNER

CDV OF AN UNIDENTIFIED BLOCKADE RUNNER

Photo is a waist-up view of a civilian gentleman in a heavy dark coat. Bottom of the mount has a period ink ID that reads “UNIDENTIFIED BLOCKADE RUNNER.” Contrast and clarity are good. Paper is… (1138-1384). Learn More »

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE NAVY PAYMASTER

THREE-QUARTER SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE NAVY PAYMASTER

CDV is of William E. Deacon sated at a cloth covered table on which rests his stovepipe hat. He wears a dark civilian jacket with light vest and trousers. Contrast and clarity are good. Mount and… (1138-1376). Learn More »

SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE COMMANDER MATTHEW FONTAINE MAURY

SEATED VIEW OF CONFEDERATE COMMANDER MATTHEW FONTAINE MAURY

CDV is a full-seated view of Maury in a dark civilian suit posed in a partial right profile. Clarity is good. Contrast is a bit grainy. Paper has very light surface dirt. Lower mount corners are… (1138-1401B). Learn More »

CDV THE CHILDREN OF THE BATTLEFIELD

CDV THE CHILDREN OF THE BATTLEFIELD

Few stories of “human interest” from Gettysburg are more touching than the “Children of the Battlefield.” Reportedly found clutched in the hands of an unidentified dead union soldier, the… (635-489). Learn More »

CDV OF TWO SOLDIER BROTHERS FROM PITTSFIELD MASSACHUSETTS

CDV OF TWO SOLDIER BROTHERS FROM PITTSFIELD MASSACHUSETTS

This pair of images shows one brother posing alone while the other poses with a female companion. The first image is a full standing view of a soldier with one arm resting on a highbacked chair. He… (480-276). Learn More »

STANDING VIEW OF CONFEDERATE VICE-PRESIDENT ALEXANDER A. STEPHENS

STANDING VIEW OF CONFEDERATE VICE-PRESIDENT ALEXANDER A. STEPHENS

CDV is of Stephens posed standing between a low table and a podium. One hand rests on the table while the other is at waist level as if he was gesturing during a speech. He wears a dark suit with a… (1139-425). Learn More »

$100.00
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SEATED VIEW OF REV. HENRY WARD BEECHER

SEATED VIEW OF REV. HENRY WARD BEECHER

CDV has Rev. Beecher in a rather relaxed, blasé pose. E is seated in a chair and leans over in an exaggerated way resting his arm on a table on which his light-colored slouch hat rests. He wears the… (1139-423). Learn More »

$150.00
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BUST VIEW OF SENATOR CHARLES SUMNER BY BRADY

BUST VIEW OF SENATOR CHARLES SUMNER BY BRADY

CDV is a bust view of Senator Charles Sumner in left profile. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Mount is good. Paper is slightly toned. Bottom of mount is marked BRADY… WASHINGTON. Reverse has a… (1139-383). Learn More »

OUTDOOR VIEW OF AN ELDERLY BLACK MAN IN TOP HAT AND TAILS – INTERESTING INSCRIPTION ON REVERSE

OUTDOOR VIEW OF AN ELDERLY BLACK MAN IN TOP HAT AND TAILS – INTERESTING INSCRIPTION ON REVERSE

CDV is a full view of an older, smiling, gaunt-faced, black man seated on the front porch of a house. He wears a stove-pipe top hat with a dark frock coat with a dark collar and a light vest and… (1138-1673). Learn More »

FULL STANDING PRE-WAR VIEW OF A MEMBER OF GENERAL JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON AND GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET STAFF

FULL STANDING PRE-WAR VIEW OF A MEMBER OF GENERAL JOSEPH E. JOHNSTON AND GENERAL JAMES LONGSTREET STAFF

CDV is of Osman Latrobe posed al-la-Napoleon with one hand thrust in his coat and the other behind his back. He stands by a high-backed chair, wearing a black suit. Contrast and clarity are excellent.… (1138-1641). Learn More »

BUST VIEW OF MARYLAND SOLDIER

BUST VIEW OF MARYLAND SOLDIER

CDV is of an unidentified young man wearing a dark coat and matching military vest. Subject’s cheeks are lightly tinted. Contrast and clarity are excellent. Paper and mount are good. Reverse has a… (1138-769). Learn More »


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IDENTIFIED 12th NEW YORK STATE MILITIA UNIFORM: THREE MONTHS SERVICE APRIL TO AUGUST 1861: SKIRMISHES AT MARTINSBURG AND BUNKER’S HILL

This is a scarce chasseur uniform consisting of cap, jacket, and trousers worn by Mark A. Campbell, Co. G, 12th NY State Militia during his three-month service from April to August 1861. The cap bears a completely original brown-ink paper label on… (1179-244). Learn More »

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