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CDV POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV POST-WAR VIEW OF CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE BY LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA PHOTOGRAPHER

CDV is a waist-up view of General Lee in a dark civilian suit. He is posed in a left profile. Clarity is good but the contrast is a bit light. Mount has minor surface dirt while the paper has two or… (1138-315). Learn More »

$450.00
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SIGNED & DATED POST-WAR CIVILIAN VIEW OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S OLDEST SON -GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE

SIGNED & DATED POST-WAR CIVILIAN VIEW OF GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE’S OLDEST SON -GEORGE WASHINGTON CUSTIS LEE

Image shows Lee in a dark civilian suit with a bold ink signature at bottom of “G.W. C. LEE.” Contrast and clarity are excellent as is the mount and paper. Bottom of the mount is marked “MILEY… (1138-290B). Learn More »

$650.00
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CDV OF UNKNOWN ANDERSONVILLE SURVIVOR

CDV OF UNKNOWN ANDERSONVILLE SURVIVOR

Full-length studio view of this “skeleton.”  Referred to as a survivor of Andersonville, there is no documentation as to his true identity or where he was imprisoned. Essentially “skin and… (1138-1636). Learn More »

CDV OF FANCY DRESSED WOMAN

CDV OF FANCY DRESSED WOMAN

Seated studio view of an elegantly dressed woman. She wears a very fancy dress with decorative buttons and twisted cord accents. She has a cameo brooch and large ear rings. One hand holds a fan in her… (1138-1757). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN

Seated studio view of an African-American woman. She is well-dressed, even with tie and brooch. Image is clear with good contrast. Moderate soiling on the image. Photographer's backmark, Crater's (no… (1138-1679). Learn More »

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN

Seated studio view of an older African-American man. He is well-dressed with shirt, vest, coat, and trousers. He holds a cane in one hand and has a top hat on the floor next to him. Image is clear.… (1138-1721). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN FROM FORT WORTH

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN FROM FORT WORTH

Bust view of an African-American woman. She wears a bow in her hair. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer's backmark, A.R. Mignon, Fort Worth. Image is from the late William Turner… (1138-1690). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN FROM PITTSBURGH

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN MAN FROM PITTSBURGH

Full-standing studio view of an African-American man. He is properly dressed with shirt, tie, vest, coat, and trousers. Image is clear with good contrast. A few fine wrinkles and a small chip on… (1138-1693). Learn More »

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN "MAMMY"

CDV OF OLD AFRICAN-AMERICAN "MAMMY"

Bust view of an older African-American woman. Mount with no backmark; has been trimmed at bottom edge. Old pencil on back, not completely readable, "Mammy Patience (?), Cades, Ky. / Mrs. Sallie A.… (1138-1737). Learn More »

 CDV OF C.S. GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL LEONIDAS POLK

Lithograph cdv of Polk in dress uniform with epaulettes. Image is clear with good contrast. Printed identification on lower edge of mount. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T. Anthony, New York,… (1138-448). Learn More »

WAIST-UP CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE B. CRITTENDEN

WAIST-UP CDV OF GENERAL GEORGE B. CRITTENDEN

Lithograph CDV of Confederate General George B. Crittenden in an artist’s conception of a major general’s uniform. He wears a dark double-breasted frockcoat with a patriotic shield flanked by two… (1138-108). Learn More »

WAIST-UP CDV OF THE HERO OF FORT SUMTER GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD

WAIST-UP CDV OF THE HERO OF FORT SUMTER GENERAL P.G.T. BEAUREGARD

Image is a waist-up view of General Beauregard in a double-breasted frockcoat with turned down collar. Clarity is good but the contrast is a bit light. Paper has light to moderate surface dirt and the… (1138-43). Learn More »

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF 11TH RHODE ISLAND LIEUTENANT

CDV FULL STANDING VIEW OF 11TH RHODE ISLAND LIEUTENANT

CDV is of an unidentified lieutenant from the 11th Rhode Island who is posed standing erect with arms crossed on his chest. He wears the dark, long, loose fitting Rhode Island sack coat with shoulder… (224-580). Learn More »

CDV VERY NICE FULL STANDING VIEW OF A NEW YORK ARTILLERY 1ST LIEUTANENT

CDV VERY NICE FULL STANDING VIEW OF A NEW YORK ARTILLERY 1ST LIEUTANENT

The unidentified subject is posed leaning on his drawn Model 1840 Light Artillery saber. He wears a dark slouch hat with cord and crossed cannons with a number “9” at center on the front, dark… (224-579). Learn More »

FULL STANDING CDV OF UNION 2ND LIEUTENANT

FULL STANDING CDV OF UNION 2ND LIEUTENANT

Image shows a Union officer sporting a goatee and wearing a dark frock coat and matching vest. Just visible are what appear to be 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps. Subjects cheeks are lightly… (1054-817). Learn More »

$50.00
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VIGNETTE CDV BUST IMAGE OF LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

VIGNETTE CDV BUST IMAGE OF LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA SOLDIER

Image shows a Union officer sporting a goatee and wearing a dark frock coat and matching vest. Just visible are what appear to be 1st Lieutenant shoulder straps. Subjects cheeks are lightly… (1054-836). Learn More »

$40.00
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CDV UNION COMPANY OFFICER WITH CARPET COVERED CHAIR

CDV UNION COMPANY OFFICER WITH CARPET COVERED CHAIR

View is a full standing CDV of a Union officer posed by a chair which is completely covered with a carpet. Apparently, the officer felt some need to show off the floral decoration on the carpet so he… (P14120). Learn More »

$50.00
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CDV UNIDENTIFIED UNION OFFICER

CDV UNIDENTIFIED UNION OFFICER

CDV is a clear chest-up view of a rather young looking unknown Union officer. He wears a dark sack coat with 1st lieutenant shoulder straps. The image is clear and has good contrast. Mount is good.… (1097-245). Learn More »

$40.00
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THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF CONFEDERATE DIPLOMAT JOHN SLIDELL

THREE-QUARTER STANDING VIEW OF CONFEDERATE DIPLOMAT JOHN SLIDELL

Image shows Slidell in a dark civilian suit posed leaning against a table with one hand on his hip. Good contrast and clarity. Reverse has E. Anthony imprint from a Brady negative. Slidell was born in… (668-114). Learn More »

$65.00
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HAND COLORED CDV OF A 19TH CENTURY PRINT TITLED “STRAWBERRYING”

HAND COLORED CDV OF A 19TH CENTURY PRINT TITLED “STRAWBERRYING”

Image shows a white horse with a yellow sidesaddle in the foreground and a dark horse with black saddle in the background. The white horse is in a delicate pose with one front leg lifted and its head… (894-112). Learn More »


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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, “Musician named Crowder, of Petersburg, Va., in… (1138-1866). Learn More »

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