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Corinth, Miss. Railroad depot & Tishomingo Hotel

Corinth, Miss. Railroad depot & Tishomingo Hotel

Public domain photograph of a hotel building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The ladies of New Orleans before Gen. Butler's Proclamation [2 ugly women spitting in face of Union officer]; After ... Proclamation [Officer tipping hat to 2 attractive women. Cartoon concerning Benjamin Butler's so-called "Woman Order," as military governor of New Orleans, to prevent local women from insulting U.S. soldiers. Issued May 15, 1862]

The ladies of New Orleans before Gen. Butler's Proclamation [2 ugly wo...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, 1862 July 12, p. 448. Reference copy may be in LOT 4421-E. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Women in cartoons 1862; CW, 1861-1865 C... More

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Virginia, 1861 [i.e.1862]

22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Virginia, 1861 [i.e.186...

No. B1018. Date based on 22nd NY history. Mounted with five other photographs. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The Washington Arsenal. American Civil War photograph by Mathew Brady.

The Washington Arsenal. American Civil War photograph by Mathew Brady.

No. 671. Alternate title, photographer, and date from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, c... More

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo, American history, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

Keedysville, Maryland (vicinity). Smith's barn, used as a hospital after the battle of Antietam

Keedysville, Maryland (vicinity). Smith's barn, used as a hospital aft...

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

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

Picryl description: Public domain historical photo of camp, free to use, no copyright restrictions image.

[François Bazaine and his wife, full-length portrait, standing]

[François Bazaine and his wife, full-length portrait, standing]

On verso: Fotografia: Aubert y Cia. 2[superscript A] C. San Francisco, 7, Mexico. In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 7, lower right. On mou... More

[Man holding a pocket auger] (Andrew J. Russel)

[Man holding a pocket auger] (Andrew J. Russel)

No. 82 (handwritten) and 2569 (stamped) on mount. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere / United States Military Railway Department (Librar... More

H. Knox : from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers

H. Knox : from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of t...

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Petersburg, Virginia. Female Seminary, American Civil War Glass Negative.

Petersburg, Virginia. Female Seminary, American Civil War Glass Negati...

Public domain photograph of American Civil War era building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Yorktown, Virginia. Both sections of Federal mortar battery No. 4

Yorktown, Virginia. Both sections of Federal mortar battery No. 4

Public domain historical photo, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description.

A Thrilling scene in east Tennessee--Colonel Fry and the Union men swearing by the flag

A Thrilling scene in east Tennessee--Colonel Fry and the Union men swe...

Colonel David Fry and Union men grouped around American flag to pledge their allegiance to the Union, during plot to burn Confederate bridge, Tennessee. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, 1862 March 29, p. 193.

[Gilman Marston, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, in uniform]

[Gilman Marston, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right, in uniform...

Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 4577. Public domain photograph of a military, American Civil War, 19th century, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[General view of the Cumberland Gap, Tennessee]

[General view of the Cumberland Gap, Tennessee]

Twelve points of interest charted. Sketched by Dr. B. Howard. Illus in: Harper's Weekly, 1862, p. 419. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Tennessee; Shelf.

Maj. General Wool. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Maj. General Wool. American Civil War 1861-1865.

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[From Maryland Heights at sunrise] during American Civil War

[From Maryland Heights at sunrise] during American Civil War

Signed lower right: Alf R Waud. Title devised from Harpers Weekly title. Published in: Harper's Weekly, November 22, 1862, p. 741. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.399) Forms part of: Morgan collection... More

Faroese islanders - Public domain document scan of drawing

Faroese islanders - Public domain document scan of drawing

Drawing shows two Far"e islanders on a rowboat. One stands and pushes against rocks with a long pole while the other sits and rows. Taylor visited the Faroe Islands in 1862, perhaps en route to Russia. Gift; Ch... More

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

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

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Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge across the Antietam. Northwest view

Antietam, Maryland. Burnside bridge across the Antietam. Northwest vie...

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The War in Virginia - rebuilding railway bridge over Goose Creek, near Manassas Gap, by Colonel Geary, 28th Pennsylvania Regiment / sketched by -- Edwin Forbes.

The War in Virginia - rebuilding railway bridge over Goose Creek, near...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 May 10, p. 41. Reference copy in LOT 4420B.

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

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

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Group at Quartermaster General's office, Washington, D.C.

Group at Quartermaster General's office, Washington, D.C.

Public domain photograph of American Civil War era building, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Confederate General William Joseph Hardee], Confederate States of America.

[Confederate General William Joseph Hardee], Confederate States of Ame...

Title devised. Inscribed below image: Hardee. Formerly Waud no. B-153. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.917) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Harrisons landing - Public domain scan / drawing

Harrisons landing - Public domain scan / drawing

Tents, and cannons covered with cloth. Title inscribed right margin. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.678) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

The campaign in Kentucky--The national troops under General Johnston advancing on the Louisville and Nashville Turnpike, overtaken by the equipage and baggage train on the Louisville and Nashville Railroad / from a sketch by our special artist with General Buell's command.  The campaign on the Potomac--Unsuccessful attempt of the Rebels to destroy dam no. 5, on the upper Potomac, near Williamsport, Maryland, December 1861 / from a sketch by Capt. Henry Bacon of the 13th Massachusetts volunteers.

The campaign in Kentucky--The national troops under General Johnston a...

2 illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1862 Jan. 18, p. 129.

Churchyard at Hampton - 19th century Virginia.

Churchyard at Hampton - 19th century Virginia.

Photograph shows graveyard of St. John's Episcopal Church in Hampton, Virginia, with ruins of church in the background. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by Barnard & Gibson, in the Clerk'... More

Position of Union Army 30th June 10 1/2 a.m. and 2 1/2 p.m.

Position of Union Army 30th June 10 1/2 a.m. and 2 1/2 p.m.

Concerns the Battle of Frazier's Farm, 30 June 1862, also known as the Battle of Glendale and the Battle of White Oak Swamp. It was one of the Seven Days' Battles, 26 June-1 July 1862. Includes the Confedera... More

Copy of a map military reconnaissance Dep't Va. : [Hampton Roads and Norfolk regions, Va.] /

Copy of a map military reconnaissance Dep't Va. : [Hampton Roads and N...

Map of the Hampton Roads vicinity showing Confederate fortifications/camps, settlements, city street patterns, roads, railroads, canals, streams, vegetation, and swamps. "Note--This map shows the positions of t... More

An officer of infantry, U.S.V. - Public domain portrait print

An officer of infantry, U.S.V. - Public domain portrait print

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.247) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Seeking for the wounded, by torch-light, after the battle

Seeking for the wounded, by torch-light, after the battle

Print shows soldiers searching by torch-light through a wooded area for wounded soldiers after a Rebel assault on Schwartz's battery during the Union siege of Fort Donelson, Tennessee. Illustration from: Harpe... More

Mansion of John E. Seabrook, Edisto Island, S.C.

Mansion of John E. Seabrook, Edisto Island, S.C.

Photograph shows two men, probably soldiers, posed in front of the Seabrook house with a third man off to the side in the garden. Title inscribed in ink on the front of the mount. Gladstone's inventory code and... More

General Burndside [sic] visiting Gn. Franklin giving him the order to evacuate his position-on the battlefield on the right, Sunday Eve., all at rest.

General Burndside [sic] visiting Gn. Franklin giving him the order to ...

Four officers (one standing, the rest seated) behind a campfire. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed below title: Franklin corps in the distance and Rebel batteries on the mountains. Formerly attributed to A... More

Sweet potato planting, Hopkinson's Plantation

Sweet potato planting, Hopkinson's Plantation

Photograph shows slaves working in the sweet potato fields on the Hopkinson plantation. Title inscribed in ink on front of the mount. Date from similar photograph on mount at the New York Public Library. Capti... More

Map of the State of Virginia - Public domain old map

Map of the State of Virginia - Public domain old map

Scale ca. 1;887,040. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.45 General map of Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and southern Pennsylvania showing cities and towns, roads, rivers, and relief by hachures. Th... More

[Military railroad operations in northern Virginia: men standing on railroad track]

[Military railroad operations in northern Virginia: men standing on ra...

No. 49 (handwritten) and 2548 (stamped) on mount. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere / United States Military Railway Department (Librar... More

Antietam, Maryland. Field where Sumner's corps charged. Bodies of Confederate in front of the Dunker church

Antietam, Maryland. Field where Sumner's corps charged. Bodies of Conf...

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Brig. General B. F. Kelley, U.S.A. / Gutekunst. photographist.

Brig. General B. F. Kelley, U.S.A. / Gutekunst. photographist.

Photograph shows Brigadier General Benjamin Franklin Kelley, United States Army, in uniform, half-length portrait, facing left. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Virginia, 1861 [i.e.1862]

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Virginia, 1861 [...

Photograph shows non-commissioned staff Color Sergeant William Lamonby and Company Sergeant Thompson; Right Gen. Guide Wyckoff, Color Sergt. Geo. V.W. House; Lockwood; Sergt. Major Charles Walker; Left Gen. Gui... More

Henrico County, Virginia, 1862. - Public domain old map

Henrico County, Virginia, 1862. - Public domain old map

Relief shown by hachures. Shows roads, railroads, rivers, houses, names of residents, and woodland. The map is based on James Keily's "Smith's map of Henrico County, Virginia" (Richmond, Robert P. Smith & C. Ca... More

English party at Rejkjavik - Public domain  drawing

English party at Rejkjavik - Public domain drawing

Drawing shows a group of English visitors in Iceland examining two horses while Icelandic men and a boy stand in the background. Taylor visited Iceland in 1862, perhaps en route to Russia. Gift; Charles F. Hear... More

Officers of 14th U.S. Infantry, March, 1862

Officers of 14th U.S. Infantry, March, 1862

No. 973. Alternate title from Catalogue of photographic incidents of the war, from the gallery of Alexander Gardner...by Bob Zeller, published by the Center for Civil War Photography, c2003. Gift; Col. Godwin ... 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...

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Soldier's true friend, Holloway's ointment & pills / George Schlegel lith., N.Y.

Soldier's true friend, Holloway's ointment & pills / George Schlegel l...

Patent medicine label showing one man treating another man's wound. Public domain photograph - New York, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

View of the city of Fredericksburg, Virginia

View of the city of Fredericksburg, Virginia

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.270) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

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

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

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[Composite of scenes of] Our cotton campaign in South Carolina - gathering, ginning, packing and shipping the cotton crops of the Sea Island Royal, by the Federal Army, under General Sherman

[Composite of scenes of] Our cotton campaign in South Carolina - gathe...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1862 Feb. 15, pp. 200-201. Reference copy may be in LOT 4397K. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Plantation... More

Colton's Virginia. Historic map, Library of Congress

Colton's Virginia. Historic map, Library of Congress

Public domain scan of a vintage map, plan, atlas, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

Preliminary chart of Charleston Harbor and its approaches. nautical chart

Preliminary chart of Charleston Harbor and its approaches. nautical ch...

Public domain scan of a vintage map, city plan, atlas, cartoghraphy, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

General Irvin McDowell and staff at Arlington House, Virginia

General Irvin McDowell and staff at Arlington House, Virginia

Date from another copy of the print in LOT 13412, no. 3. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

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

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

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Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of old brick church. West end. (The oldest Protestant church in America.)

Hampton, Virginia. Ruins of old brick church. West end. (The oldest Pr...

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Southern "volunteers", Confederate States of America.

Southern "volunteers", Confederate States of America.

The print may have appeared soon after the Confederate Congress passed a national conscription act on April 16, 1862, to strengthen its dwindling army of volunteers. The artist characterizes regular Confederat... More

Back view of Romney Hamilton Co. NC

Back view of Romney Hamilton Co. NC

Signed lower right: A.R. Waud. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed below title, from left to right: First Virgini[a] Camp; The Seventh Virginia Detachment of the Third and Fourth Va. Camp; Hospital; E[a]st V... More

[John N. A. Griswold house (now Newport Art Museum), Newport, Rhode Island. Roof plan]

[John N. A. Griswold house (now Newport Art Museum), Newport, Rhode Is...

Sheet no. 6. Inscribed in pencil J. Griswold [?]. Stamp: This drawing to be returned. Gift ; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation ; 2010 ; (DLC/PP-2010:100) Forms part of: The A... More

Some specimens of "Secesh" industry - intended for the London Exhibition of 1862, but unfortunately intercepted by the "Paper Blockade"

Some specimens of "Secesh" industry - intended for the London Exhibiti...

Images show: Goblet - made from a "Yankee's skull"; paperweight made from a "Yankee jaw bone"; reading desk made from a human skeleton; furs made from scalps and beards; necklace of "Yankee teeth"; head wreath ... More

Battle of Antietam, Maryland--Burnside's division carrying the bridge over the Antietam Creek, and storming the Rebel position, after a desperate conflict of four hours, Wednesday, September 17 / from a sketch by our special artist, Mr. Edwin Forbes.

Battle of Antietam, Maryland--Burnside's division carrying the bridge ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 15, no. 367 (1862 Oct. 11), p. 33.

S.F. Dupont, Adm., U.S.N. - Public domain graphic arts, Library of Congress

S.F. Dupont, Adm., U.S.N. - Public domain graphic arts, Library of Con...

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card (copy of P&AGA catalog card). Associated name on shelflist card: Ehrgott, Forbriger & Company, Cincinnati. P&AGA card tracings: Dupont, Samuel Franci... More

Genl. Shields at the battle of Winchester, Virginia 1862

Genl. Shields at the battle of Winchester, Virginia 1862

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 2516

181023-N-HP188-0047
RICHMOND, Va. (October 23, 2018)

181023-N-HP188-0047 RICHMOND, Va. (October 23, 2018)

181023-N-HP188-0047 RICHMOND, Va. (October 23, 2018) Erik Farrell and Will Hoffman, archaeological conservators from the Mariners’ Museum and Park located in Newport News capture measurements from a Dahlgren sm... More

[Dr. Alexander Harris of 15th Virginia Infantry Regiment in uniform and Dr. Harris with his wife after the war]

[Dr. Alexander Harris of 15th Virginia Infantry Regiment in uniform an...

Photographs show identified Confederate soldier. More information is in "Glimpses of Soldiers' Lives," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/coll/SoldierbiosHarris.html Case: Berg, no. 1-14. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011;... More

[Charleston, S.C. Flag-raising ceremony, with Brevet Maj. General Robert Anderson and Henry Ward Beecher present]

[Charleston, S.C. Flag-raising ceremony, with Brevet Maj. General Robe...

Stereograph showing a crowd gathered at Fort Sumter to celebrate the raising of the American flag by General Anderson four years after it had been hauled down by the Confederates. Part of series: The War for t... More

Waldlandschaft mit Brücke - Adolf Chwala 1862

Waldlandschaft mit Brücke - Adolf Chwala 1862

Deutsch: Waldlandschaft mit Brücke - Adolf Chwala 1862

The Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing, April 6th & 7th, 1862 / J.H. Bufford's lith., Boston.

The Battle of Shiloh, or Pittsburg Landing, April 6th & 7th, 1862 / J....

Music cover. Public domain scan of American 19th-century print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Printed matter, including books with illustrations by Reed; History of the 9th Mass. Battery, 1862-65, by Levi W. Baker, 1888

Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Printed matter, including books with i...

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Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Printed matter, including books with illustrations by Reed; History of the 9th Massachusetts. Battery, 1862-65, by Levi W. Baker, 1888

Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Printed matter, including books with i...

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Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Printed matter, including books with illustrations by Reed; History of the 9th Mass. Battery, 1862-65, by Levi W. Baker, 1888

Charles Wellington Reed Papers: Printed matter, including books with i...

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Sketch of a group of Collis' Zouaves--General Banks bodyguard, now attached to Colonel Geary command, near Manassas Gap / E. Forbes.

Sketch of a group of Collis' Zouaves--General Banks bodyguard, now att...

"Officers & non-commissioned officers of Collis' Zouaves. General Banks' bodyguard. Camp Pardee, near Upperville, Va." on mount. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.19) Forms part of: Morgan collection ... More

Remains of burnt steamers & sailing vessels on the Rappahanock [sic]

Remains of burnt steamers & sailing vessels on the Rappahanock [sic]

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.15) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

John A. Dix to Abraham Lincoln, Saturday, March 15, 1862  (Rank in the army)
Denning to Anson Stager, Thursday, December 11, 1862  (Telegram concerning military affairs)
Hanami no en - Public domain  drawing

Hanami no en - Public domain drawing

Ukiyo-e diptych showing richly-dressed man, two children, and two women in a richly-appointed interior. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06... More

Francis P. Griffith to Abraham Lincoln, Sunday, November 30, 1862  (Seeks release of his brother-in-law)
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Picryl description: Public domain image, drawing, American, free to use, no copyright restrictions

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Southward from the university steeple.  Troy N.Y.

Southward from the university steeple. Troy N.Y.

Penciled on front of mount: 460. Amateur Photographic Exchange Club label affixed to verso gives title, photographer, date, number (44), and negative (tannin). Amateur Photographic Exchange Club. Forms part of... More

[Antietam, Md. Another view of Antietam bridge]

[Antietam, Md. Another view of Antietam bridge]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of the war, Battle of Antietam, September-October 1862.

[Letter from J. Hartwell Keyes to Diantha from Halls Hill, Virginia, on pictorial lettersheet]

[Letter from J. Hartwell Keyes to Diantha from Halls Hill, Virginia, o...

Handwritten letter from Private John Hartwell Keyes of Co. F, 18th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, on pictorial lettersheet showing Lincoln and McClellan reviewing the Army of the Potomac. Caption on print: R... More

[Manassas, Virginia Confederate fortifications, with Federal soldiers]

[Manassas, Virginia Confederate fortifications, with Federal soldiers]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Confederate winter quarters, 1861-1862.

Bound volume---13 July 1862-16 May 1864
[Centreville, Virginia Confederate winter quarters] - 19th century Virginia.

[Centreville, Virginia Confederate winter quarters] - 19th century Vir...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Confederate winter quarters, 1861-1862.

Irvin McDowell to Edwin M. Stanton, Wednesday, June 04, 1862  (Telegram regarding military affairs)
Centreville, Virginia. Grigsby house, headquarters of General Joseph E. Johnston

Centreville, Virginia. Grigsby house, headquarters of General Joseph E...

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Alexander Hamilton Stephens Papers: General Correspondence, 1784-1886; 1862, Apr. 30-June 18

Alexander Hamilton Stephens Papers: General Correspondence, 1784-1886;...

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[Ford near Shepherdstown, on the Potomac. Pickets firing across the river]

[Ford near Shepherdstown, on the Potomac. Pickets firing across the ri...

Soldiers resting, and firing guns on the banks of the Potomac. Title devised from Harpers Weekly. Published in: Harper's Weekly, October 11, 1862. Inscribed upper left: 1st [illegible inscription] Gift, J.P. Mo... More

Dogs, pots & cucumbers for sale. Moscow

Dogs, pots & cucumbers for sale. Moscow

Drawing shows an outdoor market in Moscow. A beleagered man in top hat and long coat, perhaps Taylor himself, tries to fend off three vendors: one holds dogs by the scruff of their necks, another offers a small... More

Confederate soldier, who, after being wounded, had dragged himself to a little ravine on the hill-side, where he died

Confederate soldier, who, after being wounded, had dragged himself to ...

Photograph shows a dead Confederate soldier lying on his back in a little ravine on the battlefield at Antietam, Md. Brady's Album Gallery, no. 554. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by Al... More

Photographer at Manassas, July 1862 during American Civil War

Photographer at Manassas, July 1862 during American Civil War

Photograph shows a portable photographer's darkroom on wheels and possibly Timothy O'Sullivan standing next to it. (Source: Stereograph of similar image at the New York Historical Society). No. 651. Alternate ... More

[Cumberland Landing, Virginia Secret Service men at Foller's House]

[Cumberland Landing, Virginia Secret Service men at Foller's House]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

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Picryl description: Public domain image, drawing, American, free to use, no copyright restrictions

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Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

Cumberland Landing, Virginia. Federal encampment on the Pamunkey

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Expedients for crossing streams (Andrew J. Russel)

Expedients for crossing streams (Andrew J. Russel)

Photograph showing two blanket boats in midground. No. 17 (handwritten) and 2518 (stamped) on mount. Forms part of Civil War photos, military construction and transportation in Northern Virginia and elsewhere ... More

Military bridge, across the Chickahominy, Virginia / negative by D.B. Woodbury ; positive by A. Gardner.

Military bridge, across the Chickahominy, Virginia / negative by D.B. ...

Photograph by D.B. Woodbury and Alexander Gardner, for the Mathew B. Brady Studio. Copyright by A. Gardner. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, [D.C.]: Phil... More

[Yorktown, Virginia, vicinity. Headquarters of General George B. McClellan, Camp Winfield Scott]

[Yorktown, Virginia, vicinity. Headquarters of General George B. McCle...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.

Yorktown, Virginia. Street view - 19th century Virginia.

Yorktown, Virginia. Street view - 19th century Virginia.

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[John N. A. Griswold house (now Newport Art Museum), Newport, Rhode Island. First floor plan. Sketch]

[John N. A. Griswold house (now Newport Art Museum), Newport, Rhode Is...

Inscribed in pencil J. Griswold [?]. Notation on verso: HWM1.1.3. Also: P.50. Floor plan sketch on verso, also small detail sketch. Gift ; American Institute of Architects / American Architectural Foundation ;... More

Catlett's Station on the Orange & Alex. R.R. / E Forbes.

Catlett's Station on the Orange & Alex. R.R. / E Forbes.

Illustration with key, showing: 1. Road to Fredericksburg, Va., on which Genl. McDowell's army marched ; 2. Genl. Ord's headquarters ; 3. Catlett's Station ; 4. Freight house ; 5. Orange & Alexandria R.R. Gift,... More

A sutler's tent near H.Q.. American Civil War 1861-1865.

A sutler's tent near H.Q.. American Civil War 1861-1865.

Detailed sketch of the interior of a sutler's tent, with several full-length portraits of unidentified officers drinking at a bar in the foreground. Title inscribed lower left. Inscribed lower right: Aug 1862. ... More

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