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Guide to the Civil War Photograph File
1861-1865, [1880-1889]
  PR 164

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


© 2011 New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Sandra Markham

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 23, 2015
Description is in English.

Administrative Information

Provenance

Major donors to the Civil War Photograph File include Daniel Parish (ca. 1841-1914) who gave massive amounts of Civil War material to the Historical Society over many years. Other gifts came from Henry O. Havemeyer (1961), and O.E Havemeyer (1962).

Access Restrictions

Open to qualified researchers.

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to twenty exposures of stable, unbound material per day. See guidelines in Print Room for details.

Use Restrictions

Permission to reproduce any Print Room holdings through publication must be obtained from:
Rights and Reproductions
The New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 270
Fax: (212) 579-8794

Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as Civil War Photograph File.

Related Material at the Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections

Thousands of photographic images of the Civil War can be found in the Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections's War of the Rebellion Photograph Albums (PR 88) and Stereograph File (PR 65). Hundreds of portraits of war participants can be found in the Carte de Visite File (PR 11), Cased Photograph File (PR 12), Portrait File (PR 52), Mathew B. Brady Studio Portrait Photograph Collection (PR 85), and the Imperial Portrait Photograph File (PR 210).