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Gen. George B. McClellan and staff, Miner's Hill, Va. March 1862

Gen. George B. McClellan and staff, Miner's Hill, Va. March 1862

Portrait shows from left: Lieut. Williams, A.D.C., Surgeon Walters, Gen. G. W. Morell, Lt. Col. A. V. Colburn, A.D.C., Gen. G. B. McClellan, Lt. Col. N. B. Switzer, Prince de Joinville, Comte de Paris as identi... more

General Irvin McDowell and staff, Arlington House, 1862

General Irvin McDowell and staff, Arlington House, 1862

Photo shows Major-General Irvin McDowell, full-length portrait, facing left, standing on steps with eight officers and one officer holding a horse.

[Private William Liming of Co. B, 21st U.S. Veteran Reserve Corps Infantry Regiment, and unidentified soldier in same uniform]

[Private William Liming of Co. B, 21st U.S. Veteran Reserve Corps Infa...

Photograph shows one identified soldier and one unidentified soldier.

The defenders of our Union 109 Commanders of the Union Army / / Photographed and published by C.F. May, 519 8th Avenue, New York.

The defenders of our Union 109 Commanders of the Union Army / / Photog...

Photomontage shows portraits of 109 Union Army and Navy officers.

Group at headquarters Army of Potomac, Oct. 4, 1862

Group at headquarters Army of Potomac, Oct. 4, 1862

Photograph shows at left, Maj. Allen Pinkerton and Friends at the Secret Service Department near Antietam, Maryland.

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

Group, 22d New York State Militia near Harpers Ferry, Va., 1861 [i.e.1...

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

[Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President. Seated portrait, holding glasses and newspaper, Aug. 9, 1863]

[Abraham Lincoln, U.S. President. Seated portrait, holding glasses and...

"Lincoln poses in Gardner's new gallery on Sunday, August 9, 1863. ... Lincoln had promised to be Gardner's first sitter and chose Sunday for his visit to avoid 'curiosty-seekers and other seekers' while on his... more

[Officers of U.S. horse artillery brigade, near Culpeper, Va., September, 1863]

[Officers of U.S. horse artillery brigade, near Culpeper, Va., Septemb...

Officers of Army of the Potomac posed in front of three tents.

U.S. Fire Department, Alexandria, Va., with steam fire engines, July, 1863

U.S. Fire Department, Alexandria, Va., with steam fire engines, July, ...

Photograph shows fire fighters and steam fire engines in front of the Alexandria, Virginia fire department which was taken over by Union forces in early 1863.

Group of officers at Acquia Creek, February, 1863

Group of officers at Acquia Creek, February, 1863

Ten Union officers posed in front of building.

Officers of 61st New York Infantry, Falmouth, Va., April 1863

Officers of 61st New York Infantry, Falmouth, Va., April 1863

Some officers posed standing, others seated.

[President Abraham Lincoln seated with his secretaries John Hay and John Nicolay]

[President Abraham Lincoln seated with his secretaries John Hay and Jo...

Photo shows President Abraham Lincoln seated between his private secretaries John G. Nicolay and John Hay at a photo session in Alexander Gardner's studio in Washington, D.C., on November 8, 1863. "On this day ... more

Major General A.A. Humphreys & staff

Major General A.A. Humphreys & staff

Photograph shows Major General A.A. Humphreys, seated, and staff posed in front of a tent.

Incidents of the war / A. Gardner, photographer.

Incidents of the war / A. Gardner, photographer.

Photograph showing scouts and guides of the Army of the Potomac in Brandy Station, Virginia.

Group of officers at Headquarters Army of Potomac, June 1863. Fairfax Court House

Group of officers at Headquarters Army of Potomac, June 1863. Fairfax ...

Photograph showing a group of officers at Fairfax courthouse including: Major Ludlow, Lt. Rosencranz, Count Zeppelin, Lt. Colonel J. Dickinson, and Ulric Dahlgren.

Gen. Custer and Gen. Pleasanton, Warrenton, Va., October 1863

Gen. Custer and Gen. Pleasanton, Warrenton, Va., October 1863

Photograph shows Brigadier General George A. Custer and Major General Alfred Pleasonton seated together.

Gen. George G. Meade and staff, Culpeper, Va. Sept. 1863

Gen. George G. Meade and staff, Culpeper, Va. Sept. 1863

Photograph shows Gen. Andrew A. Humphreys standing in front of the door facing General George G. Meade, seated. Standing, to Meade's right is Major J.C. Biddle, A.D.C., on the steps of Wallach's House, the hea... more

[Private Henry McCollum of Company B, 78th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment and three unidentified soldiers in 78th Pennsylvania Infantry uniforms at Point Lookout, Tennessee]

[Private Henry McCollum of Company B, 78th Pennsylvania Infantry Regim...

Photo shows soldiers who posed for the Linns, who left Ohio to photograph the Army of the Cumberland. In late 1863, after the battles of Lookout Mountain and Missionary Ridge, the pair set up a studio near Poi... more

[Lieutenant Samuel K. Thompson of Co. C, 54th U.S. Colored Troops Infantry Regiment with unidentified soldiers posed with a Columbiad cannon at an earthwork fort]

[Lieutenant Samuel K. Thompson of Co. C, 54th U.S. Colored Troops Infa...

Photograph shows identified soldier, Samuel K. Thompson, with unidentified soldiers.

[Officers of U.S. horse artillery brigade, near Culpeper, Va., September, 1863]

[Officers of U.S. horse artillery brigade, near Culpeper, Va., Septemb...

Officers of Army of the Potomac posed in front of three tents.

Officers of horse artillery brigade, near Culpeper, Va., September, 1863

Officers of horse artillery brigade, near Culpeper, Va., September, 18...

Officers of Army of the Potomac posed in front of three tents.

[President Abraham Lincoln seated with his secretaries John Hay and John Nicolay]

[President Abraham Lincoln seated with his secretaries John Hay and Jo...

Photo shows President Abraham Lincoln seated between his private secretaries John G. Nicolay and John Hay at a photo session in Alexander Gardner's studio in Washington, D.C., on November 8, 1863. "On this day ... more

Major General W.H. French and staff

Major General W.H. French and staff

Photograph shows Major General William H. French standing with staff in a grove of trees with a tent on the right.

Group at Commissary Depot, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Feb. 1863

Group at Commissary Depot, Acquia [i.e. Aquia] Creek Landing, Va., Feb...

Photographs shows General John H. H. Ward and a group gathered near a railcar and a stack of wooden boxes.

Major General Geo. G. Meade and staff

Major General Geo. G. Meade and staff

Photograph shows Major General George G. Meade and staff posed in front of a Wallack's House, Culpeper, Va.

[Quarters of Capt. Harry Clinton, Qt. Mst. of Provost Marshal Dept., Brandy Station, Virginia]

[Quarters of Capt. Harry Clinton, Qt. Mst. of Provost Marshal Dept., B...

Capt. J.R. Coxe, Capt. Harry P. Clinton and two other men posed in camp.

The Supreme Court of the United States / A. Gardner, photographer.

The Supreme Court of the United States / A. Gardner, photographer.

Photo shows Clerk D.W. Middleton, Associate Justices Davis [misspelled on photo as Davies], Swayne, Grier [misspelled on photo as Greer], Wayne, Nelson, Clifford, Miller, Field, and Chief Justice Chase

House of Representatives, thirty-eighth Congress - 1864-'65

House of Representatives, thirty-eighth Congress - 1864-'65

Composite photograph with list of names identifying Representatives of the 38th Congress.

[John W. Geary and staff in Atlanta]

[John W. Geary and staff in Atlanta]

Photo shows a group of Union Army officers, including William H. Lambert, seated at right.

Co. B, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Co. B, U.S. Engineers in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Photograph taken by Timothy O'Sullivan shows Sgt. Harlan Cobb seated on the ground, third from left, wearing a vest.

[President Abraham Lincoln, with beard; half-length portrait, seated profile]

[President Abraham Lincoln, with beard; half-length portrait, seated p...

"The Famous Profile" by Anthony Berger, manager of Brady's Gallery, Washington D.C., made direct from an original collodion negative in the Meserve collection (M-82). One of seven poses taken by Berger on Tues... more

Major General G.K. Warren & staff at Petersburg

Major General G.K. Warren & staff at Petersburg

Photograph shows Major General G.K. Warren and staff posed in front of a tent and flag with "5" on it; house in the background.

Bvt. Brig. Gen. Charles Francis Adams jr.

Bvt. Brig. Gen. Charles Francis Adams jr.

General Charles Adams Jr., full-length portrait, seated facing front, in rocking chair next to three officers, also seated.

Officers of 114th Pennsylvania Infantry in front of Petersburg, Va., August, 1864

Officers of 114th Pennsylvania Infantry in front of Petersburg, Va., A...

Four union officers in front of tent, with two Afro-American Servants(?)

[Major General Philip Sheridan and his generals in front of Sheridan's tent]

[Major General Philip Sheridan and his generals in front of Sheridan's...

Photograph showing group portrait of Sheridan with Civil War generals sitting and standing in front of a tent: Henry E. Davies, David McMurtrie Gregg, Wesley Merritt, Alfred Torbert, and James H. Wilson.

Major General Geo. G. Meade and staff

Major General Geo. G. Meade and staff

Portrait shows General Marsena Patrick (with white beard) to the left of the three seated officers, and General George G. Meade seated on the right in front of his staff.

Gen. McClellan and staff

Gen. McClellan and staff

Portrait shows from left: Lieut. Williams, A.D.C., Surgeon Walters, Gen. G. W. Morell, Lt. Col. A. V. Colburn, A.D.C., Gen. G. B. McClellan, Lt. Col. N. B. Switzer, Prince de Joinville, Comte de Paris in Miners... more

U.S.S. "Hunchback." James River, Va. Commanded by Act[in]g Master E. K. Valentine.

U.S.S. "Hunchback." James River, Va. Commanded by Act[in]g Master E. K...

Photograph shows the officers and sailors of the steam-powered gunboat on its decks.

Honor to the brave / lithog. & printed by Chr. Kimmel & Forster, N.Y.

Honor to the brave / lithog. & printed by Chr. Kimmel & Forster, N.Y.

Woman symbolizing Liberty(?) standing between portraits of William T. Sherman, Ulysses S. Grant, Philip Sheridan, David Dixon Porter, David Glasglow Farragut, and John Adolphus Bernard Dahlgren, surrounded by s... more

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and photographed by A. Berger, 285 Fulton Street, Brooklyn.

President A. Lincoln reading the Bible to his son / retouched and phot...

Photograph shows Abraham Lincoln, seated, facing right, reading to his son Tad, standing to the President's left, facing front.

Appomattox Court House, Va., April 1865

Appomattox Court House, Va., April 1865

Photograph shows group of Federal soldiers with rifles.