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Guide to the New-York Historical Society
Carte de Visite Photograph Collection
circa 1859-1900 (bulk, 1861-1869)
 PR-011

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400


New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by N-YHS staff, 2005; finding aid migrated by Joseph Ditta, 2020.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 12, 2020
English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series III. Civil War

Arrangement

Photographs are arranged by subject. For individual portraits of Civil War officers, see Series I, where they are arranged by surname.

Container 1     Title Date
Box: 27 Naval Scenes and Ships

Scope and Contents

C.S.S. Selma
U.S.S. General Price
U.S.S. Manhattan
U.S.S. Niagara

Box: 27 Group Portraits

Scope and Contents

Composites
....Army of the Potomac
....Army of the West
....Defenders of Our Union
....Generals
....Generals of the Confederate States
....Generals of Departments
....Generals of the South
....Generals of the Union (4)
....Naval Heroes
....Officers of the 20th U.S. 6th Infantry
....Officers of the 118th Illinois Infantry
....U.S. Army and Navy
....U.S. Officers (2)
....Unidentified (5)

Officers
....Sanford and Staff
....Scott and Staff
....Sherman and Staff
....Syrus and Staff
....Unidentified

Soldiers (21)

Box: 27 Views and War Scenes

Scope and Contents

South Carolina
....Capers Island (2)
....Charleston (16)
....Charleston Battery (7)
....Charleston Harbor
....Coles Island
....Folly Island
....Fort Moultrie (10)
....Fort Sumter (32)
....Goose Creek ("Negro Church")
....James Island
....Morris Island (2)
....Mount Pleasant (2)
....Sullivan's Island (5) ....Unidentified (9)

Tennessee
....Chattanooga (2)

Virginia
....Bull Run
....James River
....Richmond (6)
....Unidentified (2)

Box: 27 Unidentified (9)

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