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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 »

OUTDOOR CDV OF HORSE DRAWN CARRIAGE, CUBA?

OUTDOOR CDV OF HORSE DRAWN CARRIAGE, CUBA?

Horizontal outdoor view of a low-slung, two-wheel carriage being pulled by two horses. A black driver sits on the nearest horse. The carriage is covered but the skirts of two ladies are visible. Image… (1138-1705). 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 »

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 »

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 »


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MODEL 1841 NAVAL OFFICER’S SWORD IDENTIFIED TO SIMON BACKUS BISSELL

Simon Backus Bissell was born in Fairlee, Vt., on October 28, 1808. He was appointed Midshipman on November 6, 1824, Passed Midshipman on June 4 1831, and Lieutenant December 9, 1837. At the beginning of the Mexican-American War, he was assigned to… (870-63). Learn More »

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