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

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Collection processed by Sandra Markham

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

Container List

Series II: Portraits

Scope and Contents note

Series II is arranged in three subseries: Composites, Groups, and Individuals. Thereunder, they are divided by portraits made in photographers' studios and those taken in the field. They are alphabetically arranged within those categories. There are many more portraits of Civil War participants in the Department's PR 011 Carte de Visite File, both filed alphabetically under the sitter's surname, and at the end of the collection in unidentified military portraits.

Composite

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: Folder : Cartes de visite of military officers and statesmen; collection of O.H. Oldroyd of Columbus, Ohio

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 104

1866
Box: Folder : General Robert E. Lee and Staff by Rockwell and Cowell

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 104

1866
Box: Folder : Soldiers' Fair in Springfield, MA, December 22, 1864, By J.C. Spooner

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 104

1865

Group (Field)

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Keystone Independent Battery Light Artillery
undated
12th Regiment of New York Infantry
 

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 105

Box: 5 Folder : 56 132nd Regiment of New York Infantry
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 "Council of War," painting showing generals Meade and Grant at Massaponax Church, photographed by Timothy O'Sullivan
1964 May 21
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Generals Robert Anderson and Ambrose Burnside
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Ambrose Burnside and his contraband
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Samuel W. Crawford and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Robert S. Foster and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Ulysses S. Grant and staff at Cold Harbor
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Samuel Heintzelman and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General George G. Meade and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General George G. Meade and corps commanders of the Army of the Potomac
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Alfred Pleasanton and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Admiral Porter and officers
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General John Sedgwick and others
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Major General Edwin V. Sumner and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 General Unger and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Stanton Wells and others
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 56 Unidentified groups
undated

Group (Studio)

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: Folder : General Ambrose B. Burnside and staff

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 106

undated
Box: Folder : General Samuel W. Crawford and staff

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 106

undated
Box: Folder : General Ulysses S. Grant and staff

General note

See: Box 11, Folder 106

undated
Box: 5 Folder : 57 General Philip Sheridan and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 57 General William T. Sherman and staff
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 57 Sergeants, 2nd New York Mounted Rifles, Company L
undated
Box: 5 Folder : 57 Unidentified groups
undated

Groups with Abraham Lincoln

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : 58 Groups with Abraham Lincoln
1861-1862, undated

Individuals

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : 59 Unidentified soldiers
undated

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