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Great Copperhead Jubilee! On the banks of Salt River!

Great Copperhead Jubilee! On the banks of Salt River!

Anti-Democratic Party presidential campaign cartoon broadside. Reference copy may be in SSF (Gr) - Copperhead (Nickname) 1864 Cartoons. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card ... More

Petersburg, Virginia. Company D, U.S. Engineer Battalion

Petersburg, Virginia. Company D, U.S. Engineer Battalion

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Cherokee Remedy. 19th century, Library of Congress collection

Cherokee Remedy. 19th century, Library of Congress collection

Indian offerng herbs to half-naked squaw LOT subdivision subject: Indians. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Copyright by W. R. Merwin & Co. Caption card tracings: Indian trib... More

Rebel attack on our gun-boats in the Red River

Rebel attack on our gun-boats in the Red River

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 8, 1864 May 14, p. 305.

Preliminary chart of western end of Florida Reefs including Tortugas Keys.

Preliminary chart of western end of Florida Reefs including Tortugas K...

Scale 1:200,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 117.52 From its Report of the Superintendent of the Coast Survey, showing the progress of the survey during the year 1863 (Washington, Government Printing Office, 1... More

Camps at Stevenson Ala. March 4-1864

Camps at Stevenson Ala. March 4-1864

Naive (self-taught) image with cabins in foreground, men in carriage pulling cannon lower left, tents, cabins and fort in background. Signed lower right: G.H. Blakeslee March 4 - T.E. 1864. Title inscribed in r... More

Engine "Government" [Commodore?] down the "banks" near Brandy, April 1864

Engine "Government" [Commodore?] down the "banks" near Brandy, April 1...

Photograph shows a train off the track laying on its side near Brandy Station, Virginia.

North Anna River, Virginia. Soldiers bathing. Ruins of Richmond & Fredericksburg railroad bridge in the distance

North Anna River, Virginia. Soldiers bathing. Ruins of Richmond & Fred...

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Brandy Station, Virginia. Colonel Thomas Wilson, Chief Commissary, Army of the Potomac

Brandy Station, Virginia. Colonel Thomas Wilson, Chief Commissary, Arm...

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

Brandy Station, Virginia. Capt. Beckwith's horse, headquarters, Army of the Potomac

Brandy Station, Virginia. Capt. Beckwith's horse, headquarters, Army o...

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Petersburg, Virginia. Field and staff officers of 39th U.S. Colored Infantry

Petersburg, Virginia. Field and staff officers of 39th U.S. Colored In...

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

Butlers Canal, Dutch Gap - Public domain scenic drawing

Butlers Canal, Dutch Gap - Public domain scenic drawing

Title inscribed below image. Formerly Waud no. C-65. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.992) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Presidential electioneering in New York--a street scene ; Presidential electioneering in New York--torchlight procession of the M'Clellan party

Presidential electioneering in New York--a street scene ; Presidential...

Illus. in: The Illustrated London news, 1864 supplement, Oct. 15, p. 349.

Loading wagons on the Calle de Cesar, Matamoras, for Piedras Negras / from sketch by our special artist, C.E.H. Bonwill.

Loading wagons on the Calle de Cesar, Matamoras, for Piedras Negras / ...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864 Feb. 20, p. 348. One of four images on page of scenes on the Rio Grande.

Petersburg, Virginia. General Orlando B. Willcox and staff

Petersburg, Virginia. General Orlando B. Willcox and staff

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Dutch Gap Canal, James River, Virginia, November, 1864

Dutch Gap Canal, James River, Virginia, November, 1864

The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites and salt, which creates a glossy surface to h... More

Brandy Station, Virginia. Telegraph Corps camp

Brandy Station, Virginia. Telegraph Corps camp

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

Recruiting for the war--scene at the recruiting tents in the park, New York

Recruiting for the war--scene at the recruiting tents in the park, New...

Group of soldiers, other men and cannon outside recruiting building. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1864, March 19, p. 404. Reference copy in LOT 4420-0.

Grant's campaign - administering the oath of allegiance to Rebel prisoneres near Dutch Gap

Grant's campaign - administering the oath of allegiance to Rebel priso...

Wood engraving after sketch by E.F. Mullen. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, 1864 Oct. 1, p. 21. Reference copy may be in LOT 4420-U. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Quarles Mill, North Anna River, Virginia

Quarles Mill, North Anna River, Virginia

No. 4199. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. II, pl. 67. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. Alexander Gardner (October... More

[Coastline of Labrador]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

[Coastline of Labrador]. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 45] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J.L. Dunmore and G.P. Critcherson, but William H. Pierce, from the firm of J.W. Black,... More

Quarles' Mill, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Quarles' Mill, North Anna, Virginia / Alex. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing Quarles Mill on the North Anna River where soldiers in nearby camps caught fish. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solo... More

Republican invincibles - Public domain portrait print

Republican invincibles - Public domain portrait print

Political campaign button for 1864 presidential election showing bust portrait of Abraham Lincoln, facing right (possibly Wenderoth & Taylor photo); metal shield with oval window and with pin fastener attached.... More

Teresa Viele to Abraham Lincoln, March 7 [1864]  (Donation to Sanitary Fair)
Levee at Memphis, Tenn., 1864 - A black and white photo of an old town

Levee at Memphis, Tenn., 1864 - A black and white photo of an old town

Picryl description: Public domain photograph of Tennessee, mid-19th century albumen print, no copyright restrictions.

Melancholy accident to a gentleman in high life.

Melancholy accident to a gentleman in high life.

Public domain image related to President Abraham Lincoln, gelatin silver print, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Petersburg, Virginia. Company D, 1st Massachusetts Cavalry

Petersburg, Virginia. Company D, 1st Massachusetts Cavalry

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Belle Plain[s], Virginia, May 16, 1864, encampment of 2nd New York and 1st Massachusetts Heavy Artillery

Belle Plain[s], Virginia, May 16, 1864, encampment of 2nd New York and...

Horses in foreground; boats in background. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. B815-412.

North Anna River, Virginia. View of log bridge at Quarles mill from south side. Camp of general headquarters in the distance

North Anna River, Virginia. View of log bridge at Quarles mill from so...

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[Empress Carlota and Emperor Maximilian kneel before Our Lady of Guadalupe, as bayonets pierce dark clouds below them]

[Empress Carlota and Emperor Maximilian kneel before Our Lady of Guada...

In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 6, upper left. Photograph of painting? On recto: A... Peraire foto, ... Mexico. On verso: Ay ... Peraire fotog ...

Sketch of the roads &c near the position of this Div. on the left of the Army : [north of Marietta, Georgia].

Sketch of the roads &c near the position of this Div. on the left of t...

Relief shown by hachures. Shows the names of some residents. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S94, 191 Similar to a map in the Atlas to accompany the official records of the Union and Confederate Armies, 1891-95, p... More

Petersburg, Virginia. Company H, 114th Pennsylvania Infantry

Petersburg, Virginia. Company H, 114th Pennsylvania Infantry

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

Admiral D. D. Porter - A black and white photo of a man on a boat

Admiral D. D. Porter - A black and white photo of a man on a boat

Alternate title, 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, c2003. Gift; Col. Godwin... More

Cuthbert Bullitt to Simeon Draper, Tuesday, February 23, 1864  (Election of pro-Lincoln ticket in Louisiana)
Jemison's [sic] Jayhawkers. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Jemison's [sic] Jayhawkers. Book illustration from Library of Congress

Antislavery guerrillas under Charles Jennison attacking civilians in Missouri. Drawn and published by Adalbert Volck. Illus. in: V. Blada's war sketches. London [i.e. Baltimore], 1864, pl. 17.

The operations near Washington--scene of the fight in front of Fort Stevens, July 12 & 13 / from a sketch by our special artist, E.F. Mullen.

The operations near Washington--scene of the fight in front of Fort St...

Illustration showing soldiers behind low wooden barricades; the remains of a building burned to the ground; and the smoke from cannon fire in the background. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v.... More

Engine house at City Point, Virginia, September 1, 1864 (Andrew J. Russel)

Engine house at City Point, Virginia, September 1, 1864 (Andrew J. Rus...

Photograph shows railroad tracks leading to the engine house at City Point on the City Point and Army railroad. No. 138.

[Inuit man holding oars in a kayak at shore]

[Inuit man holding oars in a kayak at shore]

Illus. in album: Photographs of arctic ice / William Bradford, [plate 25] Typewritten text in album lists photographers as J.L. Dunmore and G.P. Critcherson, but William H. Pierce, from the firm of J.W. Black,... More

Washington, District of Columbia. Surgeons at Finlay Hospital

Washington, District of Columbia. Surgeons at Finlay Hospital

A group of men sitting on the steps of a house. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Brandy Station, Virginia. Tent of A. Foulke, Sutler at headquarters of 1st Brigade, Horse Artillery

Brandy Station, Virginia. Tent of A. Foulke, Sutler at headquarters of...

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Scouts and guides, Army of the Potomac

Scouts and guides, Army of the Potomac

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Charles City Courthouse, Virginia. Rear view

Charles City Courthouse, Virginia. Rear view

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Josiah Snow to Abraham Lincoln, Friday, July 01, 1864  (Recommendation)
Officers of 3rd Battalion, 15th New York Heavy Artillery Fort Woodbury, Arlington, Virginia

Officers of 3rd Battalion, 15th New York Heavy Artillery Fort Woodbury...

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

Lemuel Cook, aged 105, one of the survivors of the Revolution

Lemuel Cook, aged 105, one of the survivors of the Revolution

Portrait shows one of the oldest surviving American Revolutionary War veterans. A similar photograph, with hands in a different position, appears in: Hillard, E. B. (Elias Brewster). The Last Men of the Revolut... More

For President of the United States of America, For the term commencing March 4, 1869. Abraham Lincoln of Illinois.

For President of the United States of America, For the term commencing...

Handwritten at bottom, "This vote was given by me at the electoral college December 7, 1864. A. Hale.

Portrait of brevetted Brigadier General Napoleon Bonaparte McLauglen (1823-1887)

Portrait of brevetted Brigadier General Napoleon Bonaparte McLauglen (...

A black and white photo of a man in uniform. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

[Bombproof kitchen and tents on front line in front of Petersburg, August 10, 1864]

[Bombproof kitchen and tents on front line in front of Petersburg, Aug...

No. 806. 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, c2003. Mount... More

Point Lookout, Md. View of Hammond Genl. Hospital & U.S. genl. depot for prisoners of war

Point Lookout, Md. View of Hammond Genl. Hospital & U.S. genl. depot f...

Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 257 Sixty-three sites are listed in the margin and keyed by number to the appropriate position in the view. Inset: Headquarters of the general commanding St. Mary's... More

[Four cameos with portraits inset over the letter M, in the center are Emperor Maximilian and Empress Carlota of Mexico, then clockwise are: Tomás Mejía, Ramon Mendez, and Miguel Miramón; a coat of arms or emblem above the M]

[Four cameos with portraits inset over the letter M, in the center are...

In album: Portraits of rulers, politicians ... relating to the reign of Emperor Maximilian of Mexico, p. 4, upper right.

Mare Island California Navy Yard, Friday, February 19, 1864  (Drawing)
Stockade and entrance to camp of 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock Station, Virginia

Stockade and entrance to camp of 50th New York Engineers, Rappahannock...

No. 351. Civil War Collection. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr.; Civil War Troops; Civil War Camps; Civil War Engineers; Forts and Fortifications.

Petersburg, Virginia. Surg. Charles N. Hewitt, 50th New York Engineers

Petersburg, Virginia. Surg. Charles N. Hewitt, 50th New York Engineers

A man standing next to a horse in a field. Public domain portrait photograph, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Scenes on the Rio Grande / from sketch by our special artist, C.E.H. Bonwill.

Scenes on the Rio Grande / from sketch by our special artist, C.E.H. B...

Public domain photograph - historical image of Texas, United States, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Alexander Imperials - Public domain photogrpaph

Alexander Imperials - Public domain photogrpaph

Portrait of Alexander II, Emperor of Russia. LOT subdivision subject: Europe (royalty). Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. Lith. of F. Heppenheimer, 22 N. William St., N.Y. Cop... More

[Photograph of a campaign button with portrait of Abraham Lincoln and inscription "For President Abraham Lincoln"]

[Photograph of a campaign button with portrait of Abraham Lincoln and ...

Stamped on verso: Gift, Joseph Verner Reed, July 22, 1955. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Lincoln ... Campaign.

Petersburg, Virginia. Surgeons of 2d Division

Petersburg, Virginia. Surgeons of 2d Division

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[Group of six men, one in Union uniform]

[Group of six men, one in Union uniform]

Notation on verso: Joe Reynolds, Capt. Weeks, Dr.[?] Frank, A. Mills, W. Dasasie[?], Geo. Warren. April 1864.

General U.S. Grant & staff in front of Hdq. Cold Harbor, Virginia

General U.S. Grant & staff in front of Hdq. Cold Harbor, Virginia

Public domain scan of 18th-century drawing, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

Surgeon John H. Brinton and group of hospital attendants in front of Petersburg, Virginia, October, 1864

Surgeon John H. Brinton and group of hospital attendants in front of P...

No. 564. Alternate title 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, c2003. Gift; Col... More

Looking up Appomattox River, from Point of Rocks, December 1864

Looking up Appomattox River, from Point of Rocks, December 1864

Photograph showing the channel of the Appomattox River from Point of Rocks.

Fort Morgan just after the surrender, August 23, 1864

Fort Morgan just after the surrender, August 23, 1864

Battle of Mobile Bay, Ala. Wood engraving after sketch by George Slater Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, (1864). LOT 9355; CIVIL WAR, 1861-1865 FORTS. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. South view of stockade

Andersonville Prison, Ga., August 17, 1864. South view of stockade

No. 8216. Hand written on verso: "Vol. VII, p. 119 (top)". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Old mill on Mountain Run near Culpepper [sic] Court House, Virginia Apr. 21, 1864

Old mill on Mountain Run near Culpepper [sic] Court House, Virginia Ap...

Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.148) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.

Belle Plain, Virginia (vicinity). Camp of Negro laborers in the Quartermaster's Department

Belle Plain, Virginia (vicinity). Camp of Negro laborers in the Quarte...

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Winter quarters in Army of Potomac near Brandy Station, Virginia, 1864

Winter quarters in Army of Potomac near Brandy Station, Virginia, 1864

No. B383. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. The albumen silver print is a photographic printing process that was widely used in the 19th century. It involves coating paper support with a mixture of egg whites a... More

Officers' winter quarters, Army of Potomac, Brandy Station

Officers' winter quarters, Army of Potomac, Brandy Station

Two men beside log structure with brick chimney, Brandy Station, Virginia. Civil War Photograph Collection. No. 133VA.

Knoxville, Tenn., from the cupola of University of East Tennessee, March 1864

Knoxville, Tenn., from the cupola of University of East Tennessee, Mar...

Transfer; LC Manuscript Division; December 20, 1985; DLC/PP-1985:644. Forms part of: Visual materials from the papers of O.M. Poe. No. 19. Landmarks labeled on image.

Jericho Mill, North Anna River, Virginia

Jericho Mill, North Anna River, Virginia

No. 4197. Illus. in: Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. II, pl. 65. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948. Alexander Gardner (October... More

Breaking Camp, Brandy Station, Virginia, American Civil War Glass Negative.

Breaking Camp, Brandy Station, Virginia, American Civil War Glass Nega...

No. 4165. Illus. in: E468.7 .G2, Gardner's photographic sketch book of the war / Alexander Gardner. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons, [c1866], v. II, pl. 63. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Wagon park, Brandy Station, Virginia, May 1864

Wagon park, Brandy Station, Virginia, May 1864

No. 268. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection). Published in: Gardner, Alexander / Gardner's photographic sketch book of the War. Washington, D.C. : Philp & Solomons... More

[View of City Point, Virginia from along shore of James River]

[View of City Point, Virginia from along shore of James River]

A few buildings and ship masts, seen across mud flats. Civil War Photographs collection.

[Interior view of Rebel fort in front of Petersburg works, manned by Cowan's Independent battery, 1st N.Y., 24th June, 1864]

[Interior view of Rebel fort in front of Petersburg works, manned by C...

No. 788. 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, c2003. Mount... More

Outer line of Confederate fortifications, in front of Petersburg, Virginia, captured by 18th Army Corps, June 15, 1864

Outer line of Confederate fortifications, in front of Petersburg, Virg...

No. B139. Hand written on mount: Mathew Brady in center, hands in pockets. Hand written on verso: orig. neg. in National Archives. Forms part of: Civil War Photographs (Anthony-Taylor-Rand-Ordway-Eton collection).

A ward in hospital at convalescent camp near Alexandria, Virginia

A ward in hospital at convalescent camp near Alexandria, Virginia

No. B390. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 7, p. 279". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

The United States monitor "Neosho" engaging three Rebel batteries on the Cumberland, below Nashville, Dec. 6, 1864 / sketched by Adam Rohe.

The United States monitor "Neosho" engaging three Rebel batteries on t...

Published in: Harper's weekly, 1864. Public domain photograph of a navy ship, free to use, no copyright restrictions image - Picryl description

The battle of Jonesboro Georgia, Sept. 1st 1864

The battle of Jonesboro Georgia, Sept. 1st 1864

Currier & Ives : a catalogue raisonné / compiled by Gale Research. Detroit, MI : Gale Research, c1983, no. 0455

Fort Powhatan--on the James--below the Pontoon bridge

Fort Powhatan--on the James--below the Pontoon bridge

Signed lower right: A.R.W. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed below title: Put in as many boats as you will. Published in: Harper's Weekly, July 2, 1864, p. 429. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.68... More

[Atlanta, Ga. Federal soldiers relaxing by guns of captured fort]

[Atlanta, Ga. Federal soldiers relaxing by guns of captured fort]

Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Sherman in Atlanta, September-November, 1864. After three and a half months of incessant maneuvering and much hard fighting, Sherman forced Hood to a... More

[Atlanta, Ga. Federal soldiers relaxing by guns of captured fort]

[Atlanta, Ga. Federal soldiers relaxing by guns of captured fort]

Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Sherman in Atlanta, September-November, 1864. After three and a half months of incessant maneuvering and much hard fighting, Sherman forced Hood to a... More

Agenor-Etienne Gasparin to Abraham Lincoln, Thursday, November 24, 1864  (In French)
Chasing the Rebs through Strasburg

Chasing the Rebs through Strasburg

Signed lower left: ARW. Title inscribed below image. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.2.0440) Reference print available in the Civil War Drawings file 1864. Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil Wa... More

First Comic Mythologist - W. S. Gilbert

First Comic Mythologist - W. S. Gilbert

The first of W. S. Gilbert's "Comic Mythologist" series. The top illustration in the left-hand column was used for the frontispiece of Ambrose Bierce's The Fiend's Delight.*

Cold Harbor, Virginia (vicinity). W.P. Burnet's house

Cold Harbor, Virginia (vicinity). W.P. Burnet's house

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Rebecca, a slave girl from New Orleans / Chas. Paxson, photographer, New York.

Rebecca, a slave girl from New Orleans / Chas. Paxson, photographer, N...

Photograph shows a full-length portrait of Rebecca Huger sitting with arms crossed over her chest, looking at the U.S. flag toward her right. Oh! How I love the old flag! caption below image. "Entered, accor... More

Nashville, Tennessee. View of city, river in the distance

Nashville, Tennessee. View of city, river in the distance

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Thunderbolt Battery looking down the River

Thunderbolt Battery looking down the River

Signed above image: Wm Waud. Title inscribed above image. On verso sketch of river landscape with frigate. Published in: Harper's Weekly, January 21, 1865, p. 41. Reference print available in the Civil War Draw... More

Officers of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Officers of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Photographs show primarily single portraits of officers serving in the 25th Regiment, United States Colored Troops. Includes about forty-five identified sitters, ranking as Captains or Lieutenants, two troop do... More

Officers of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Officers of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Photographs show primarily single portraits of officers serving in the 25th Regiment, United States Colored Troops. Includes about forty-five identified sitters, ranking as Captains or Lieutenants, two troop do... More

Officers of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Officers of the 25th United States Colored Troops

Photographs show primarily single portraits of officers serving in the 25th Regiment, United States Colored Troops. Includes about forty-five identified sitters, ranking as Captains or Lieutenants, two troop do... More

Atlanta, Georgia (vicinity). Federal pickets before the city

Atlanta, Georgia (vicinity). Federal pickets before the city

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What will they say in England - Public domain music sheet scan
[North Anna River, Virginia Federal troops occupying line of breastworks on the north bank]

[North Anna River, Virginia Federal troops occupying line of breastwor...

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, Grant's Wilderness Campaign, May-June 1864.

[Atlanta, Ga. General William T. Sherman on horseback at Federal Fort No. 7]

[Atlanta, Ga. General William T. Sherman on horseback at Federal Fort ...

Photograph of the War in the West. These photographs are of Sherman in Atlanta, September-November, 1864. After three and a half months of incessant maneuvering and much hard fighting, Sherman forced Hood to a... More

Simeon Draper to William P. Dole, Wednesday, September 07, 1864  (Sends clippings)

Simeon Draper to William P. Dole, Wednesday, September 07, 1864 (Send...

Public domain scan of newspaper clippings, periodicals, free to use, no copyright restrictions - Picryl description.

Ambrose E. Burnside, et al.,  1864  (Printed correspondence)
Genl. U.S. Grant at Wilderness - Public domain scan / drawing

Genl. U.S. Grant at Wilderness - Public domain scan / drawing

Also titled: The march from the Wilderness. Gift, J.P. Morgan, 1919 (DLC/PP-1919:R1.1.179) Forms part of: Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. Exhibited: American treasures of the Library of Congress, 1998.

[Bermuda Hundred, Virginia Photographer at Butler's signal tower]

[Bermuda Hundred, Virginia Photographer at Butler's signal tower]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Army of the James, June 1864-April 1865. Shows an African American man standing along with Signal Corps.

Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President. Seated portrait, facing front, January 8, 1864] / Brady, New York.

Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President. Seated portrait, facing front, Januar...

Lincoln visited Mathew Brady's studio in Washington, D.C., on at least three occasions in 1864. Several portraits survive from each session. Notation on verso: "President Lincoln." Printed on verso: Brady's Nat... More

Pamunkey River / McIlvaine. - A painting of people riding horses in a field

Pamunkey River / McIlvaine. - A painting of people riding horses in a ...

View from a hill of Union troops in formation, wagon trains, and, in the distance, steamships on the Pamunkey River. Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection (Library of Congress).

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