Unidentified CDVs

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FULL STANDING VIEW OF UNION NAVY ENSIGN WITH INTERESTING CAP INSIGNIA

FULL STANDING VIEW OF UNION NAVY ENSIGN WITH INTERESTING CAP INSIGNIA

CDV is of an unidentified ensign posed with one arm resting on the back of a chair. He wears a dark kepi with a “US” within a wreath shaped like a square knot on the front of the crown, dark… (224-567). Learn More »

CDV OF FEDERAL MUSICIAN WITH HORN

CDV OF FEDERAL MUSICIAN WITH HORN

Seated studio view of man in uniform. He wears a military frock with piping at the cuffs and a forage cap. He holds an over the shoulder soprano, rotary valve horn in his lap. Image is clean with good… (1139-347). Learn More »

CDV – PRE-CIVIL WAR IMAGE OF FUTURE SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR FRANCIS W. PICKENS IN FEDERAL BLUE UNIFORM - SOUTH CAROLINA MILITIA

CDV – PRE-CIVIL WAR IMAGE OF FUTURE SOUTH CAROLINA GOVERNOR FRANCIS W. PICKENS IN FEDERAL BLUE UNIFORM - SOUTH CAROLINA MILITIA

Carte de visite of Pickens wearing a Federal blue double-breasted frock with shoulder straps that appear to be the rank of Lt. Colonel. Quality of photo and familiar back drop suggest a southern… (1138-1599). Learn More »

CDV OF "A. LANGLEY" WITH FLIRTATIOUS NOTE ON BACK

CDV OF "A. LANGLEY" WITH FLIRTATIOUS NOTE ON BACK

Carte de visite of a possible Confederate soldier. Oval bust view. The gentleman wears a civilian overcoat and what appears to be a military vest. Image is clear with very good contrast. "A. Langley"… (1138-598). Learn More »

CDV OF POSSIBLE CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, MOBILE BACKMARK

CDV OF POSSIBLE CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, MOBILE BACKMARK

Carte de visite of Confederate officer. In this oval bust image the man wears a uniform frock and vest. Unfortunately no rank insignia is visible. Image is clear but light in contrast. Nice mount with… (1138-745). Learn More »

CDV OF POSSIBLE CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, MOBILE BACKMARK

CDV OF POSSIBLE CONFEDERATE SOLDIER, MOBILE BACKMARK

Carte de visite of a possible Confederate soldier. Seated studio view. The gentleman wears an overcoat, vest, and trousers. Image is clear with fair contrast. Photographer's backmark, C. Barnes,… (1138-577). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL INFANTRY OFFICER, ELMIRA BACKMARK

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL INFANTRY OFFICER, ELMIRA BACKMARK

Three-quarter standing view of officer in uniform. He wears a double-breasted frock with shoulder straps (major or lt. colonel), sash, and sword belt. He holds sword at his side. Clear image with very… (1139-440). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL FIRST SERGEANT

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL FIRST SERGEANT

Full-standing studio view of sergeant in uniform. He wears a nine-button frock with first sergeant chevrons, forage cap, sash, and sword belt. He poses with NCO sword in front of himself. Clear image… (1139-418). Learn More »

CDV OF LOUISIANA LT. COLONEL

CDV OF LOUISIANA LT. COLONEL

A very nice CDV of a Lt. Colonel in uniform. This is a full-standing studio view of what must be a Louisiana officer wearing a very French-inspired early war uniform. The collar insignia (2 stars) is… (1138-706). Learn More »

CDV OF LOUISIANA OFFICER

CDV OF LOUISIANA OFFICER

A very nice CDV of a Confederate officer in uniform. This is a full-standing studio view of what must be a Louisiana officer wearing a very French-inspired early war uniform. Notice the epaulettes and… (1138-708). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL NAVAL ENSIGN

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL NAVAL ENSIGN

Three-quarter standing studio view of Federal Ensign in uniform. He has a double-breasted frock with shoulder straps (with anchors) and a single row of braid at the cuff. He also wears a sword belt… (1139-393). Learn More »

CDV, POST WAR COPY OF UNIDENTIFIED C.S. CAPTAIN

CDV, POST WAR COPY OF UNIDENTIFIED C.S. CAPTAIN

Oval, waist-up seated view of Confederate captain in uniform. Double-breasted coat has collar and sleeve insignia. Clear image with very good contrast. Heavy mount with black back; no backmark. [jet]… (1139-398). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL SOLDIER WITH INSIGNIA

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED FEDERAL SOLDIER WITH INSIGNIA

Oval bust view of unidentified soldier in uniform. He wears a military frock and a kepi. There is a “2” on the front of his hat and he has a circular item pinned to his chest…perhaps a 1st Corps… (1139-321). Learn More »

CDV OF FEDERAL 8TH CORPS SOLDIER

CDV OF FEDERAL 8TH CORPS SOLDIER

“Framed” bust view of Federal 8th corps soldier. He wears a single-breasted military frock and vest adorned with an 8th corps badge. Image has some minor marking with good detail. The corners on… (1139-318). Learn More »

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

Studio view of child standing with a small drum posing with drum sticks. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark on reverse, Thomas M. Saurman, Norristown.  [jet] … (1139-371). Learn More »

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

CDV OF CHILD WITH DRUM

Studio view of child standing next to a chair with a small drum on it. Image is clear with good contrast. Photographer’s name and address printed along bottom edge of the mount. Photographer’s… (1139-339). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED UNION SOLDIER

Waist-up view of soldier in uniform. He wears a military coat and vest. Clear image with good contrast. Photographer’s backmark, Bogardus, New York.    [jet]… (1139-467). Learn More »

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CHAPLAIN

CDV OF UNIDENTIFIED CHAPLAIN

This CDV shows a well outfitted man that is believed to be an Army Chaplain. He wears a single-breasted frock with cloth covered buttons. He also wears shoulder straps, a red sash, a tall hat with… (224-552). Learn More »

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN

CDV OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMAN

Full-standing studio view of well dressed African-American woman. She wears a full-length dress with ribbon in hair and broach at the neck. She holds a fancy hat in her hand. Image is clear with good… (1138-1681). Learn More »

CDV OF GERMAN MOTHER AND CHILD WITH AFRICAN GIRL

CDV OF GERMAN MOTHER AND CHILD WITH AFRICAN GIRL

Studio view of seated mother holding baby in her lap. An African girl "nurse" is sitting on the floor at her side holding a doll for baby's attention. Mother is well dressed and is smiling (rarely… (1138-1727). Learn More »


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THE NORFOLK LIGHT ARTILLERY BLUES! IMPRESSIVE HALF PLATE DAGUERREOTYPE BY WHITEHURST IN A WONDERFUL WHITEHURST CASE

This image is not only mounted with a Whitehurst marked mat, but has a full thermoplastic figural case with a purple velvet facing pad embossed with a large eagle flourishing a ribbon reading “J.H. Whitehurst” and holding a shield or plaque with… (1138-1799). Learn More »

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