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American Civil War Stereoscopic Views, 1861-1865Created by: PICRYLDated: 1865
Fort Sumner - Fair Oaks, Va.
During the Civil War, photographers produced thousands of stereoviews. Stereographs were popular during American Civil War. A single glass plate negative capture both images using a Stereo camera. Prints from these negatives were intended to be looked at with a special viewer called a stereoscope, which created a three-dimensional ("3-D") image.

This collection includes glass stereograph negatives, as well as stereograph card prints.
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Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographer, Department of the South

Unknown location. Wagons and camera of Sam A. Cooley, U.S. photographe...

Photographs of artillery, place and date unknown. Title from Milhollen and Mugridge. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information abou... more

Military on Broadway

Military on Broadway

Stereograph shows soldiers on Broadway, men in trees and crowds lining the street, probably during Abraham Lincoln's funeral procession, April, 24 or 25, New York City, N.Y. No. 345. Title from item. Publisher ... more

Washington, D.C. - Tomb of the Unknown Civil War Soldiers
Teacher's home

Teacher's home

Stereograph shows people standing on the porch of a house. Notation on verso: Beaufort, S.C. Title from item.

[Dead soldiers lying side by side in a field]

[Dead soldiers lying side by side in a field]

Photograph shows dead Confederate soldiers at the southwestern edge of the Rose Woods, probably on July 5th or 6th, 1863 (Source: Early photography at Gettysburg / by William A. Frassanito. Gettysburg, Pa. : Th... more

[Three soldiers posing by a mounted cannon with a wall of sandbags behind them]

[Three soldiers posing by a mounted cannon with a wall of sandbags beh...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[View of Richmond, Va., at the close of the rebellion]

[View of Richmond, Va., at the close of the rebellion]

Stereograph shows rubble, as the city of Richmond lies in ruin. Title from data in record for LOT 4162, no. 213, which shows similar scene. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Rear view of a cannon with a soldier sitting adjacent to it facing forward]

[Rear view of a cannon with a soldier sitting adjacent to it facing fo...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

The twelfth regiment "laying off" in the Navy Yard barracks at Washington

The twelfth regiment "laying off" in the Navy Yard barracks at Washing...

Stereograph showing soldiers from the 12th regiment relaxing in the barracks, most out of uniform and some sitting on their bunks. No. 826. Title from item. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Libra... more

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Sam. A. Cooley, photographer Tenth Army Corps

Stereograph shows a group of men standing next to wagons labeled "Sam A. Cooley U.S. Photographer Department of the South", with a camera on the left, and two African American men employed as drivers. Title fro... more

The soldiers return

The soldiers return

Photograph of a staged scene showing a woman and child welcoming a wounded Civil War soldier returning from the war. Title from item. Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GG 4 . ... more

[Sling for heavy artillery. Drewry's Bluff, Virginia]

[Sling for heavy artillery. Drewry's Bluff, Virginia]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). Original negative may be available: LC-B811-1152.

Jefferson and pontoon bridge on the Shenandoah

Jefferson and pontoon bridge on the Shenandoah

Photograph shows a man sitting on Jefferson Rock above the Shenandoah River at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. A pontoon bridge is shown on the right. Title from item. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim Collection ... more

"The home guard" White Mountain rangers

"The home guard" White Mountain rangers

Stereograph shows a group of women kneeling and standing in formation, holding long pointed sticks or spears, forming a unit of "home guards". Title from item. Attributed to Alexander Gardner based on stamp "A.... more

[Ship deck with sailors and cannons]

[Ship deck with sailors and cannons]

Photograph possibly by George H. Houghton, photographer of other photographs in this album and fellow resident of Mead's in Brattleboro, Vermont. Houghton worked as a photographer at Camp Griffin and in the Tid... more

War views -- Army of the Potomac -- the way they cook dinner in camp

War views -- Army of the Potomac -- the way they cook dinner in camp

Photograph shows five Union soldiers, including one African American soldier, sitting and eating in front of tents. No. 2057. Title from item. Photographer's name from same photograph in New York Public Library... more

The great 10,000 mile wall China

The great 10,000 mile wall China

No. 15348. Title from item.

[Sailors and a cannon on deck of a gunboat]

[Sailors and a cannon on deck of a gunboat]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

Antietam, Maryland. Battlefield near Sherrick's house where the 79th N.Y. Vols. fought after they crossed the creek. Group of dead Confederates

Antietam, Maryland. Battlefield near Sherrick's house where the 79th N...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: View on Battlefied of Antietem near Sherrick's house, where the 79th New York Volunteers Fought, After they crossed the creek. Group of dead Con... more

Antietam, Maryland. Allan Pinkerton and visitors from Washington

Antietam, Maryland. Allan Pinkerton and visitors from Washington

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Allan Pinkerton and visitor from Washington. Miller, vol. 8, p. 271. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints ... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Group at Camp Winfield Scott. T. Anderson, Esq. Lt. Col. Fletcher, Lt. Col. Neville, Major A.J. Pearson, Prince de Joinville, Comte de Paris, Gen. Stewart Van Vliet, G. Sheffield, S.L. Arny, Duc de Chartres

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Group at Camp Winfield Scott. T. Anders...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Group, T. Anderson, Esq., Lt. Col. Fletcher, Lt. Col. Neville, A.J. Pearson, Prince de Joinville, Comte de Paris, Gen. Van Vliet, G. Sheffield, ... more

View on Battle-field of Antietam

View on Battle-field of Antietam

Photographer name from Frassanito, W. Antietam, 1978. Title from Frassanito, W. Antietam, 1978: Confederate dead on the Miller farm, looking toward the west woods. Corresponding print is in LOT 4168. Credit lin... more

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. City of tents. Encampment of the Army of the Potomac

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. City of tents. Encampment of the Army of...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: List Reads Unknown. (City of Tents, Cumberland Landing, May 1862). Corresponding print is in LOT 4169. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-... more

Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia (vicinity). Bridge across the Rappahannock River. North View

Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia (vicinity). Bridge across the Rappa...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Bridge across the Rappahannock. North view. Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4176. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Librar... more

Petersburg, Virginia. Soldier seated at table

Petersburg, Virginia. Soldier seated at table

Title from Civil War caption books. Petersburg, Va. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is availa... more

Gloucester, Virginia. Fortifications showing a 11-inch smooth-bore Dahlgren naval gun

Gloucester, Virginia. Fortifications showing a 11-inch smooth-bore Dah...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Fortifications at Gloucester, showing the water battery. June 1862. Annotation from negative, stereo label: A Dahlgren 11-inch Smooth-bore naval... more

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge, looking up stream

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge, looking up stream

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Burnside bridge, Antietam. Looking up stream. Sept. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4167-C. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, L... more

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Bodies of horses on battlefield

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Bodies of horses on battlefield

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Battle field of Cedar Mountain. Bodies of horses. August 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4167. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865... more

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge. Southeastern view

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge. Southeastern view

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Burnside Bridge South Eastern view, Sept. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4167-C. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of ... more

Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia. Rear view of hotel

Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia. Rear view of hotel

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Hotel at Sulphur Springs, Va., rear view. Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4165-G. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Librar... more

Richmond, Virginia (vicinity). Camp Lincoln

Richmond, Virginia (vicinity). Camp Lincoln

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Camp Lincoln near Richmond, June 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4170. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, P... more

Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia. Officers of the 60th New York Volunteers

Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia. Officers of the 60th New York Volu...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Officers 60th New York Volunteers Faquirer Sulphur Springs, near Warrenton, Va. August 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4187. Credit line: Ci... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Battery No. 4, mounting 13-inch mortars, each weighing 20,000 pounds

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Battery No. 4, mounting 13-inch mortars...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Battery No. 4, near Yorktoqn Mounting ten 13 inch mortars, each weighing 20,000 lbs. May 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J. Credit line... more

Fredericksburg, Virginia?. Ruins of houses

Fredericksburg, Virginia?. Ruins of houses

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Fredericksburg? Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about C... more

Fair Oaks, Virginia (vicinity). Brigade officers of the Horse Artillery commanded by Lt. Col. William Hays

Fair Oaks, Virginia (vicinity). Brigade officers of the Horse Artiller...

Photo shows Lt. Robert Clarke (seated 1st row, 2nd from left); Capt. John C. Tidball (standing 3rd row, 2nd from right); Lt. William N. Dennison (standing 3rd row, far right); and Capt. Alexander C.M. Penningto... more

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Field and staff officer's quarters. Camp of 50th New York Engineers

Petersburg, Virginia (vicinity). Field and staff officer's quarters. C...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Camp of 50th N.Y. Engineers in front of Petersburg, VA Field and Staff Officers' Quarters. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172-D. Credit line: Ci... more

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Group at Mr. Foller's farm

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Group at Mr. Foller's farm

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Group at Mr. Foller's farm, Cumberland. Corresponding print is in LOT 4179. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, ... more

Richmond, VA. Wagon park crossed out Fair Oaks, June 1862

Richmond, VA. Wagon park crossed out Fair Oaks, June 1862

Plate forms half of a stereograph pair. Annotation from negative, scratched on emulsion: 431, carriage park. Corresponding print is in LOT 4174. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congres... more

Antietam, Maryland. Picnic party at Antietam bridge

Antietam, Maryland. Picnic party at Antietam bridge

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Picnic Party at Antietam. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Pho... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery with McClellan's No. 1 mortar battery in the distance

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery with McClellan's No. 1 mortar ...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate Battery Yorktown ? McClellan, No 1 Battery in the Distance, June 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J. Credit line: Civil war ... more

Harrison's Landing, Virginia. Headquarters of Signal Corps

Harrison's Landing, Virginia. Headquarters of Signal Corps

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Headquarters Signal Corps, Harrison's landing. Aug. 1862. Miller, vol. 8, p. 317. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172-H. Credit line: Civil war p... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Servants at Prince de Joinville's quarters

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Servants at Prince de Joinville's quart...

Caption from negative sleeve: Servants at Prince's Headquarters. May 1862. Annotation from negative, stereo label: Miller vol. 8 , p. 187. Corresponding print is in LOT 4188. Credit line: Civil war photographs,... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Gen. William F. Barry and friends

Yorktown, Virginia. Gen. William F. Barry and friends

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Gen. Wm. F. Barry and friends, June 1862, Yorktown, Va. Caption from file print: Group of staff/officers and foreign officers at Gen. McClellan'... more

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of old church

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of old church

Photographer name attribution from Civil War caption books. Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Ruins of old church at Hampton, Virginia. Corresponding print is in LOT 4164-F. Cred... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Clark's house used a hospital for the reserve

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Clark's house used a hospital for the r...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Clark's House, Regular hospital for the reserve. May 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4165-G. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, ... more

Petersburg, Virginia. Photographers resting in camp

Petersburg, Virginia. Photographers resting in camp

Title from Civil War caption books. Photographer: Timothy O'Sullivan. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172-C. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. G... more

Manassas, Virginia. Confederate fortifications

Manassas, Virginia. Confederate fortifications

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Fortifications at Manassas. July 1862. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Gene... more

Varina Landing, James River, Virginia. View of pontoon bridge and supply boat

Varina Landing, James River, Virginia. View of pontoon bridge and supp...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Varina Landing, James River, Virginia. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172-E. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress,... more

Antietam, Maryland. Sherrick's house, near Burnside bridge

Antietam, Maryland. Sherrick's house, near Burnside bridge

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Battle-field of Antietam Sherrick's House, near Burnside Bridge, September 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4165-C. Credit line: Civil war ph... more

Fauquier Sulphr Springs, Virginia. Officers of the 60th New York Volunteers

Fauquier Sulphr Springs, Virginia. Officers of the 60th New York Volun...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Officers of the 60th N.Y.V. at Sulphur Springs, VA. Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4187. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Group of contrabands at Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Group of contrabands at Allen's farm ho...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Group of Contrabands, at headquarters Gen. Lafayette. May 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172-B. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1... more

Culpeper Court House, Virginia. View of houses and army wagons

Culpeper Court House, Virginia. View of houses and army wagons

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Street view in Culpepper. Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4164-F. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, P... more

Antietam, Maryland. General John C. Caldwell and staff on battlefield

Antietam, Maryland. General John C. Caldwell and staff on battlefield

Title from Civil War caption books. Corresponding print is in LOT 4192. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war p... more

Petersburg, Virginia. Railroad battery

Petersburg, Virginia. Railroad battery

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Railroad Battery in front of Petersburg, Va. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-E. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Con... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery. Magruder with 8-inch Columbiads. Federal transports in the river

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery. Magruder with 8-inch Columbia...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate Battery Magruder, Yorktown, Va, 8 inch Columbiad's, Federal Transport ships-river. See Miller, vol. 1, p. 265. Corresponding print i... more

Pleasant Valley, Maryland. Group of Signal Corps detachment

Pleasant Valley, Maryland. Group of Signal Corps detachment

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Group of Signal Corps Detachment, Pleasant Valley. Annotation from negative, stereo label: Miller vol. 8, p. 319. Corresponding print is in LOT ... more

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Parson Slaughter's house on Slaughter's (or Cedar) Mountain. Site of a Confederate battery

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Parson Slaughter's house on Slaughter's (or ...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Parson's Slaughter House on Cedar Mountain. Site of a Confederate Battery. Corresponding print is in LOT 4167. Credit line: Civil war photograph... more

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Photographer name attribution from Civil War caption books. Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Encampment of Army of Potomac at Cumberland Landing, Pamunkey River, Va. Correspondi... more

Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. Harper's Ferry Gap

Harper's Ferry, West Virginia. Harper's Ferry Gap

Title from Civil War caption books. Photographer name on negative sleeve: Holms and Woodbury. Caption from negative sleeve: Harper's Ferry Gap, Oct. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4164-G. Credit line: Civi... more

Antietam, Maryland. View of Antietam bridge

Antietam, Maryland. View of Antietam bridge

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Antietam Bridge. Corresponding print is in LOT 4176. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs ... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Road. General Fitz John Porter's headquarters. Corps of Sumner and Heintzelman camped in the background

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Allen's farm house near Williamsburg Ro...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Headquarters Gen'l Porter, Farnhold's House and York River in the distance. May 1862. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of ... more

Section of a light battery in Jacksonville, Florida

Section of a light battery in Jacksonville, Florida

Title and date from stereograph: LOT 14110-5, no. 62. Plate forms half of a stereograph pair. Annotation from negative, scratched on emulsion: 47, A.B. Hussey & Co. Previous unverified title: Chattanooga, Tenn?... more

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of church

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of church

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Ruins of Hampton Church. Corresponding print is in LOT 4164-F. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Ph... more

Sulphur Springs, Virginia (vicinity). Bridge over the north fork of the Rappahannock River

Sulphur Springs, Virginia (vicinity). Bridge over the north fork of th...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Bridge over the north fork of the Rappahannock near Sulphur Springs, Virginia. Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4176. Credit line: Civil... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Federal Battery No. 1 two miles below Yorktown. Parrott guns in peach orchard

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Federal Battery No. 1 two miles below Y...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: View of Gloucester and Yorktown. May, 1862. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.... more

Gloucester, Virginia. Water battery

Gloucester, Virginia. Water battery

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Water Battery, Gloucester, mounting 15 heavy guns. May 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865... more

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Photographer name attribution from Civil War caption books. Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Encampment of Army of the Potomac at Cumberland Landing, Pamunkey River, VA. Corresp... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Moore house where Lord Cornwallis the capitulation

Yorktown, Virginia. Moore house where Lord Cornwallis the capitulation

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Morre House, Yorktown, Va. Corresponding print is in LOT 4165-G. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and ... more

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge across the Antietam

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge across the Antietam

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Burnside Bridge across the Antietam. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Genera... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Topographical Engineers, Camp Winfield Scott

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Topographical Engineers, Camp Winfield ...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Topographical Engineers, Camp Winfield Scott, vicinity of Yorktown, Va. Corresponding print is in LOT 4188. Credit line: Civil war photographs, ... more

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Officers of 10th Maine Regt. on the battlefield

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Officers of 10th Maine Regt. on the battlefi...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Group, officers of the 10th Maine on the Battlefield of Cedar Mountain, Aug. 1862. Officers include: Lt. Littlefield, Lt. Whitney, Lt. Col. Fill... more

Richmond, Virginia (vicinity). Major (JM) Robertson's Battery of Horse Artillery

Richmond, Virginia (vicinity). Major (JM) Robertson's Battery of Horse...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Major Robertson's Battery of horse Artillery, near Richmond, June 1862. Annotation from negative, stereo label: (Capt. James M. Robertson), See ... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Naval battery with Nelson church in background used as a hospital

Yorktown, Virginia. Naval battery with Nelson church in background use...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Naval Battery, Yorktown, with Nelson Church now used as a Hospital. July 1, 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J. Credit line: Civil war p... more

Westover Landing, Virginia. View of transports in James River

Westover Landing, Virginia. View of transports in James River

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: West over Landing, James River, July 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4175. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congres... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate fortifications built on the site where Cornwallis delivered up his sword. Shown is a Dahlgren 11-inch smooth-bore naval gun

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate fortifications built on the site where...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate fortifications, Yorktown, Built on the site where Cornwallis Delivered up his Sword, Juen 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J... more

Band group seated behind their instruments

Band group seated behind their instruments

Title from corresponding copy print in LOT 4190-F. Plate forms half of a stereograph pair. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General informatio... more

Alexandria, Virginia. Soldier's cemetery

Alexandria, Virginia. Soldier's cemetery

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Soldiers Cemetery near Alexandria, Va. File print in LOT 4161-H. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and ... more

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of old church

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of old church

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Ruins of old church in Hampton, Va. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Group. Similar to 351

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Group. Similar to 351

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: group, Prince De Joinville and friends at Camp Winfield Scott, near Yorktown, May 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4188. Credit line: Civil w... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Battery No. 4, mounting 13-inch mortars. South end

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Battery No. 4, mounting 13-inch mortars...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Battery No. 4, near Yorktown mounting ten 13 inch mortars each weighing 20,000 pounds. South end. May 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J... more

Antietam, Maryland. Bridge across the Antietam. Northeast view

Antietam, Maryland. Bridge across the Antietam. Northeast view

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Bridge across the Antietam North-east view. Corresponding print is in LOT 4176. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congre... more

Manassas, Virginia (vicinity). Camp of General Irvin McDowell's body guard

Manassas, Virginia (vicinity). Camp of General Irvin McDowell's body g...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Camp of Gen. McDowell's body guard, July 5th, 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4170. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library o... more

Ambulance drill in the field

Ambulance drill in the field

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Ambulance Drill in the field The Newly organizet Corps (1862) soon after Antietam. Corresponding print is in LOT 4172. Credit line: Civil war ph... more

Maryland. John C. Babcock, a Secret Service man and Gimlet, a celebrated war horse of the Rappahannock

Maryland. John C. Babcock, a Secret Service man and Gimlet, a celebrat...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Gimlet, a celebrated war horse of the Rappahannock. Oct. 1862. Annotation from negative, stereo label: 2-4 & 5 G[?], John C. Babcock, Secret Ser... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Naval battery with Nelson house in background used as a hospital

Yorktown, Virginia. Naval battery with Nelson house in background used...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Yorktown, Va., July 1, 1862, Naval battery with Nelson house in background used as a hospital. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Li... more

Petersburg, Virginia?. Officer and men of Company E, 1st New York Engineers

Petersburg, Virginia?. Officer and men of Company E, 1st New York Engi...

Title from Civil War caption books. [Petersburg, Va?] Officers of Co. E, 1st New York Engineers. Corresponding print is in LOT 4187. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints a... more

Fort Sumner - Fair Oaks, Va.

Fort Sumner - Fair Oaks, Va.

Glass transparency stereograph shows Union cannoneers preparing for an attack as infantry soldiers line up in the distance by the Chickahominy River, near Fair Oaks, Virginia, in June, 1862. Title from item. No... more

Manassas, Virginia. Confederate fortifications. (U.S. Military Railroad boxcars on left.) Orange & Alexandria Railroad

Manassas, Virginia. Confederate fortifications. (U.S. Military Railroa...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate fort at Manassas. Aug. 1862. Annotation from negative, stereo label: Miller vol. 1. Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-K. Credit lin... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery JEFF DAVIS

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery JEFF DAVIS

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate Battery at Yorktown, Va. [Jeff Davis Guns]. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photograp... more

Chickahominy River, Virginia. Bridge

Chickahominy River, Virginia. Bridge

Title from Civil War caption books. See Miller, vol. 4, p. 227. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photograp... more

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery with Gen. McClellan's No. 1 mortar battery in the distance

Yorktown, Virginia. Confederate battery with Gen. McClellan's No. 1 mo...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Confederate Battery, Yorktown, with McClellan's No. 1 Battery in the Distance. June 1862. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library... more

Yorktown, Virginia. View from Cornwallis cave

Yorktown, Virginia. View from Cornwallis cave

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: View of Yorktown from Cornwallis' cave, Confederate Water Batts. McClellan No. 1 Bat. In the distance. June 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT ... more

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Photographer name attribution from Civil War caption books. Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Encampment of Army of Potomac at Cumberland Landing, Pamunkey River, Va. Correspondi... more

Hazel River, Virginia. View of river with bridge in the distance

Hazel River, Virginia. View of river with bridge in the distance

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Hazel River, a tributary of the Rappahannock. Bridge in the distance. Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4176. Credit line: Civil war phot... more

Warrenton, Virginia. Street view

Warrenton, Virginia. Street view

Title from Civil War caption books. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is available at https://... more

Alexandria, Virginia. Slave pen. (Price, Birch & Company dealers in slaves)

Alexandria, Virginia. Slave pen. (Price, Birch & Company dealers in sl...

Address: 1315 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia. Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Slave Pen, Alexandria, Va. File print in LOT 4161-H. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1... more

Group of officers. 1st Rhode Island Light Artillery

Group of officers. 1st Rhode Island Light Artillery

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Group, Officers First Rhode Island Battery. Annotation from negative, stereo label: Light Artillery. Corresponding print is in LOT 4187. Credit ... more

Westover Landing, Virginia. Col. William W. Averell, 3d Pennsylvania Cavalry and staff

Westover Landing, Virginia. Col. William W. Averell, 3d Pennsylvania C...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Gen. Wm. W. Averill and staff, Westover Landing, Aug. 1862. Corresponding print is in LOT 4186-A and LOT 4187. Credit line: Civil war photograph... more

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Farenholt's house, with part of Federal Battery No. 1 in the distance

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Farenholt's house, with part of Federal...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Farnhold's House, with part of Federal Battery, No. I in the distance, May 1862. Annotation from negative, stereo label: Yorktown, Va. Correspon... more

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Panoramic view from center of battlefield of Cedar Mountain

Cedar Mountain, Virginia. Panoramic view from center of battlefield of...

Title from Civil War caption books. Caption from negative sleeve: Panoramic View from centre of battle field of Cedar Mountain. Union camps in the foreground, mountain in the distance. Aug. 1862. Corresponding ... more