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YOUNG CONFEDERATE SOLDIER IN QUARTERMASTER ISSUE SHELL JACKET

YOUNG CONFEDERATE SOLDIER IN QUARTERMASTER ISSUE SHELL JACKET

This young Confederate wears a gray shell jacket with shoulder tabs, a low, standing collar, and showing nine small buttons. It is likely a Richmond Depot product, fitting the specifications for a… (1154-02B). 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 »

LIKELY SOUTHERN OUTDOOR TINTYPE OF MAN AND HORSE

LIKELY SOUTHERN OUTDOOR TINTYPE OF MAN AND HORSE

This sixth plate tintype is housed in an embossed leatherette case and shows a young man in a very wide-brimmed hat posed next to a saddled horse. He is in shirtsleeves, turned to the viewer’s… (1138-1997). Learn More »

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HANSON IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL HANSON IN CIVILIAN CLOTHES

Image is seated view of Hanson in civilian clothes. Plain cdv mount with no backmark. Clear image; slightly light exposure. Roger Weightman Hanson (August 27, 1827 – January 4, 1863) was a brigadier… (1138-172). 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 W.H.F. “ROONEY” LEE

CDV OF C.S. GENERAL W.H.F. “ROONEY” LEE

Bust view of “Rooney” Lee. He wears a double-breasted frock with rank insignia visible on collar. Contrast and clarity are very good. Photographer’s backmark, E. & H.T. Anthony, New… (1138-332). 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 »

CIVIL WAR EARLY VOLUNTEER WITH M1855 RIFLE, READY FOR THE FIGHT

CIVIL WAR EARLY VOLUNTEER WITH M1855 RIFLE, READY FOR THE FIGHT

This sixth plate ambrotype is a full-standing portrait of what is likely an early war newly minted Union volunteer showing off his uniform and gear, so far as it had been issued. He wears a forage… (1138-1921). 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 »


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CDV OF CONFEDERATE STATES PRESIDENT JEFF DAVIS, SIGNED

CDV of Jefferson Davis. Bust view of Davis. Period ink signature along lower edge. Image is slightly light in contrast. Mount has been trimmed and shows pin holes at top and bottom. No photographer's backmark. Jefferson Finis Davis (June 3, 1808 –… (1138-1560). Learn More »

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