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[Map of part of Montgomery County showing] Topographical Approaches on the Left Bank of the Potomac to Washington City from the North West. Surveyed by Parties of U. S. Coast Survey detailed by A. D. Bache, Supt., to act under the orders of Lieut. Col. J. N. Macomb, Chf. Topl. Engr. of the Army of the Potomac. Parts of Sept. & Oct. 1861. Field work by F. W. Dorr & C. Rockwell, U.S.C.S. ...Drawn by E. Hergesheimer. Photographs by G. Mathiot and D. Hinkle.

[Map of part of Montgomery County showing] Topographical Approaches on...

Maryland, the District of Columbia, and the Potomac River

The Seventh Street Market

The Seventh Street Market

Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Views in Washington, D.C. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and forage cap with badge]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and forage cap with badge]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-174. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj pp/liljunion

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia holding sword and American flag, with message "God, our country and liberty!"]

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia holding sword and American flag, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. W.F. McClinton, Biggsvill., Ills.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

Sumter, 61

Sumter, 61

Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. B-112. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.876) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

[Map of the Potomac River].

[Map of the Potomac River].

Regional map of Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania showing the Potomac River and its tributaries.

Chancellorsville, Virginia

Chancellorsville, Virginia

Photograph shows two men seated on a hill overlooking the site of the battle.

George F. Train

George F. Train

George F. Train, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left. Copyright by J. Magee.

[Civil War envelope showing sailor climbing up flagpole to American flag with lines from poem]

[Civil War envelope showing sailor climbing up flagpole to American fl...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Adelia Fries, Philadelphia, No. 931 No[r]th Tenth Street; postmarked [Alex]andria, Va.; bears 3 cent stamp. Notation at bottom of envelope: Wm. Birney, Maj., 4 ... more

General McGowan addressing the Abbeville Volunteers in front of the Charleston Hotel / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston.

General McGowan addressing the Abbeville Volunteers in front of the Ch...

Large crowd of people and soldiers gathered in front of the Charleston Hotel to hear General McGowan's remarks.

U.S. gunboat Black Hawk

U.S. gunboat Black Hawk

No. 3141. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Mississippi River Fleet. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

2d Rhode Island Infantry

2d Rhode Island Infantry

No. 817. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Winfield Scott

Winfield Scott

Photoprint by Brady. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

Our whole country; or, The past and present of the United States, historical and descriptive. In two volumes, containing the general and local histories and descriptions of each of the states, territories, cities, and towns of the Union; also biographical sketches of distinguished persons ... Illustrated by six hundred engravings ... almost wholly from drawings taken on the spot by the authors, the entire work being on their part the result of over 16,000 miles of travel and four years of labor.

Our whole country; or, The past and present of the United States, hist...

Also available in digital form from the Library of Congress Web site.

Seat of war, Manassas and its vicinity

Seat of war, Manassas and its vicinity

Scale ca. 1:322,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 568 Confederate imprint. Shows "battle ground, July 18th," "battle ground July 21st," roads, railroads, towns, and drainage. "Blue Ridge," "Thorough Fare Mounta... more

Topographical map of the State of Massachusetts

Topographical map of the State of Massachusetts

Scale 1:158,400; 2 1/2 miles to an in. Cover title: Map of Massachusetts. Relief shown by hachures. Includes distance chart, census information, time table, 23 insets, "Climatological map of Massachusetts showi... more

Confederate gun "Whistling Dick", Vicksburg, Miss.

Confederate gun "Whistling Dick", Vicksburg, Miss.

No. 3167. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[A.J. Smith, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right, right hand in his coat]

[A.J. Smith, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right, righ...

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). No. 2967.

Charleston, South Carolina: The orphan asylum, [facade]

Charleston, South Carolina: The orphan asylum, [facade]

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). No. 3423.

G.H. Sharpe, Bv't. Maj. General

G.H. Sharpe, Bv't. Maj. General

Half-length portrait of Colonel, 120th N.Y. Inf., seated, facing left. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 4588.

McRae, William, 1834-1882

McRae, William, 1834-1882

Head and shoulders, facing front. CSA general. Civil War Collection. Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: B.I.; Shelf.

Bvt. Brig. Genl. J.E. Tourtelotte

Bvt. Brig. Genl. J.E. Tourtelotte

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress). This record contains unverified, old data from caption card.

[M. Miller, Colonel, 18th Mo. Infantry, full-length portrait, facing right, standing before horse held by African-American man]
[Thomas K. Smith, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Thomas K. Smith, half-length portrait, facing left]

Civil War Photograph Collection. B813-1870.

Fort Johnson and Battery Gregg

Fort Johnson and Battery Gregg

Photograph of drawing shows soldiers rowing a boat in front of Fort Johnson and Battery Simpkins with Charleston in the background. No. B680. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general ca... more

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Officers of the "Keystone" Battery, of Pennsylvania

Officers of the "Keystone" Battery, of Pennsylvania

No. B472. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Gen'l. Wool, Fortrefs [i.e., fortresses] Monroe & Norfolk / E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm), 501 Broadway, N.Y.

Gen'l. Wool, Fortrefs [i.e., fortresses] Monroe & Norfolk / E. & H.T. ...

General John Ellis Wool, three-quarter length portrait, turned slightly left. Gift; Mrs. Norman P. Mason; 1963 Oct. Title from item. Printed on verso: from photographic negative from Brady's National Portrait G... more

Mrs. Ridgley Brown

Mrs. Ridgley Brown

Photograph shows Mrs. Ridgley (or Ridgely?) Brown, possibly the wife of Lieutenant Colonel Ridgely Brown of Co. K, 1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment, and Co. A, 1st Maryland Cavalry Battalion, holding 11-star Confe... more

U.S. gunboat Milwaukee

U.S. gunboat Milwaukee

No. 3139. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Mississippi River Fleet. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Town of Phillippi, Barbour County, West Virginia. 1861.

Town of Phillippi, Barbour County, West Virginia. 1861.

Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 1008 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 651/1

R. R. (i.e. Railroad) bridge across Bull Run. O. & A. R.R.

R. R. (i.e. Railroad) bridge across Bull Run. O. & A. R.R.

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Map of Ionia County, Michigan /

Map of Ionia County, Michigan /

"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by Geo W Wilson, in the Clerks Office of the United States in the district of Michigan." LC Land ownership maps, 334 Available also through the Library of ... more

[Captain Andreas Winter, Union officer in the 32nd Indiana Regiment, full-length portrait, standing, facing front] / T.M. Schleier's Cartes de Visite Photograph Gallery, Nashville, Tenn.

[Captain Andreas Winter, Union officer in the 32nd Indiana Regiment, f...

Title devised by Library staff. In: Adolph Metzner photograph album ..., no. 43. Color laser copy reference surrogate, showing front and back of photo, filed with finding aids for LOT 8751 in P&P Reading Room.

Co., 30th Pennsylvania Infantry

Co., 30th Pennsylvania Infantry

No. B466. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

2d Rhode Island Infantry

2d Rhode Island Infantry

No. 992. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Petersburg, Virginia (?)

Petersburg, Virginia (?)

Photograph shows homes along a dirt road. View may be of Gettysburg rather than Petersburg. Title from item. Brady-Handy Collection.

Mrs. Allen's house used as hospital by Kearny's Brigade

Mrs. Allen's house used as hospital by Kearny's Brigade

No. 4398. Title from item. Mounted with 5 other photographs with general caption: Battlefield of Fair Oaks, Va. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

John Selden Roan, Brig. Gen., Ark.

John Selden Roan, Brig. Gen., Ark.

Brig. Gen. John Selden Roane, half-length portrait, facing front.

[Sergeant Cornelius V. Moore of Company B, 100th New York Volunteers, a sergeant of 39th Illinois Regiment, a corporal of 106th New York Volunteers, and a private of the 11th Vermont Regiment in camp scene poses in front of painted backdrop showing military camp]

[Sergeant Cornelius V. Moore of Company B, 100th New York Volunteers, ...

Photo shows identified soldier in Union uniform. More information is in "Glimpses of Soldiers' Lives," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/coll/SoldierbiosMooreC.html Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 7-2... more

[Colonel Joseph Walker of Co. K, 5th South Carolina Infantry Regiment, and Field and Staff, Palmetto South Carolina Sharpshooters Regiment, in uniform, two-piece belt buckle with palmetto, and sash over shoulder for officer of the day, with eagle head sword]

[Colonel Joseph Walker of Co. K, 5th South Carolina Infantry Regiment,...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 2-64. Identification based on information from Shannon W. Pritchard, Old South Military Antiques, who was verbally told the s... more

Headquarters Chief of Artillery Department of the Cumberland

Headquarters Chief of Artillery Department of the Cumberland

Photograph shows rows of carts and cannons in front of the buildings. No. 4515. Title from item. Mounted with five other photographs with general caption: Views at Chattanooga, Tennessee. Photograph is half of ... more

Confederate dead on Matthews Hill, Bull Run (i.e. Antietam)

Confederate dead on Matthews Hill, Bull Run (i.e. Antietam)

Title from item. Illustrated in: Divided We Fought: A Pictorial History of the War, 1861-1865, p. 21. Illustrated in: Frassanito, William A., E474.65.F7 (P&P) Antietam: The Photographic Legacy of America's Bloo... more

View on Lookout Mountain

View on Lookout Mountain

Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Officers on deck of the monitor Saugus, James River, Va.

Officers on deck of the monitor Saugus, James River, Va.

No. B759. Title from item. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. VI, p. 143". Negative at National Archives, B5044. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[David Potts in Union cavalry uniform, with revolver, in front of painted background]

[David Potts in Union cavalry uniform, with revolver, in front of pain...

Photograph shows young partially-identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; leaf border design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is ... more

Fire next door to Willard's Hotel, Washington, D.C. Ellsworth's New York fire Zouaves extinguishing the flames / / from a sketch by our special artist.

Fire next door to Willard's Hotel, Washington, D.C. Ellsworth's New Yo...

Engraving showing building on fire next to Willard Hotel; Ellworth's New York fire Zouaves firefighters in action with fire pumps and hoses; crowd gathered on street watching flames pouring from windows and roo... more

Cap. Phil Fox

Cap. Phil Fox

Photograph shows portrait of Fox in uniform. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. On verso: Cap. Fox, Quartermaster, Const. Corps, ... more

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing male and female figures with tools on a farm landscape]

[Union case for daguerreotype, ambrotype, or tintype showing male and ...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-191. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj

McClellan

McClellan

George B. McClellan on horseback wielding sword.

[Unidentified soldier in red battleshirt and kepi]

[Unidentified soldier in red battleshirt and kepi]

Title devised by Library staff. Mat: damaged passe partout. Notation on mat verso: James Boyd, Boyle, or Boyt. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available... more

[Major John C. Pelham of Alburtis Light Artillery and 1st Co. Stuart Horse Virginia Light Artillery Battery in uniform]

[Major John C. Pelham of Alburtis Light Artillery and 1st Co. Stuart H...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Handwritten name on recto bottom. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http:... more

[Unidentified soldier of Company F, 34th Ohio Infantry Regiment or Piatt's Zouaves]

[Unidentified soldier of Company F, 34th Ohio Infantry Regiment or Pia...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Rinhart, no. 93. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: R... more

Plan of the Bull Run battle-field. [July 21, 1861].

Plan of the Bull Run battle-field. [July 21, 1861].

Scale ca. 1:37,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 565 From Century illustrated monthly magazine, v. 30, May 1885. p. 95. Shows "Griffin's battery," "Ricketts' battery," "Griffin and Ricketts last position," "Imb... more

Battle of Rich Mt.

Battle of Rich Mt.

Relief shown by hachures. Date and scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Title from verso. Pen-and-ink on blue lined paper, mounted between transparent paper. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H74 Pen-and-in... more

C. W. [i.e. H.] Wheelwright, surgeon

C. W. [i.e. H.] Wheelwright, surgeon

Title from item. No. 2258 Forms part of Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eaton Collection) Original negative may be available: LC-B813-2258.

[Unidentified soldier in Union shell jacket with 7th Corps Dept. of Arkansas insignia and 1851 rectangular eagle belt plate holding volcanic pistol to his chest]

[Unidentified soldier in Union shell jacket with 7th Corps Dept. of Ar...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather, scroll design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased ... more

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate Virginia volunteer uniform with bayoneted musket]

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate Virginia volunteer uniform with b...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-144. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: B... more