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[General John Buford of General Staff U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment in uniform] / From photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

[General John Buford of General Staff U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regimen...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: The Excelsior Brigade, Inc., April 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Lib... More

[Private Vernon Mosher of Co. F, 97th New York Infantry Regiment, in uniform, amputated hand visible] / Thos. D. Givin, photographer, No. 432 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia.

[Private Vernon Mosher of Co. F, 97th New York Infantry Regiment, in u...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Rick Brown, May 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). ... More

Maj. Gen. G.A. Custer / From photographic negative in Brady's National Portrait Gallery.

Maj. Gen. G.A. Custer / From photographic negative in Brady's National...

Photograph shows portrait of George Armstrong Custer in uniform. Title from item. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Thomas Harris, New York, New York, May 2015. Forms part of: Lilje... More

[Unidentified young woman] / A. F. Hawes, Taunton, Mass.

[Unidentified young woman] / A. F. Hawes, Taunton, Mass.

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj

[American steam packet vessel at port in Le Havre, France] / Auguste Lacroix, photographe, Havre.

[American steam packet vessel at port in Le Havre, France] / Auguste L...

Photograph shows American commercial ship with American flag flying from foremast and commercial flag flying from mainmast. Title devised by Library staff. Ship was formerly identified as U.S.S. Kearsarge. Date... More

[Unidentified soldier in Union private's uniform displaying his leg wound]

[Unidentified soldier in Union private's uniform displaying his leg wo...

Title devised by Library staff. Photograph was probably part of the work of military surgeon Reed Brockway Bontecou, who directed photographers documenting the injuries of Civil War soldiers. (Source: M. Patric... More

Journalist and abolitionist Horace Greeley wearing hat

Journalist and abolitionist Horace Greeley wearing hat

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: Medhurst & Co., North Liberty, Iowa, January 2016. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collect... More

Young woman named Ida

Young woman named Ida

Title devised by Library staff. Photograph originally in album on same page as photograph of Musician Charles C. Woodward of Co. C, 11th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, processed as LOT 14043-2, no. 920; photo... More

Grate [i.e. Great] Grampa & Gramma Gray

Grate [i.e. Great] Grampa & Gramma Gray

Photograph shows portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Gray, relative of George Gray of Fulton County, Ohio. Title from item. Tintype of George Gray and unidentified soldier processed as AMB/TIN no. 5036, http://hdl.loc.gov... More

Photographer Dwight Burnett of Olney, Illinois

Photographer Dwight Burnett of Olney, Illinois

Title devised by Library staff. Notation on recto: "Respectfully yours, D. Burnett." D. Burnett was the photographer of a carte de visite processed as LOT 14043-2, no. 988. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074... More

Corporal William M. Culp of Co. A, 36th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment in uniform

Corporal William M. Culp of Co. A, 36th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment...

Photograph shows identified soldier who was wounded at Antietam and died of his wounds at Hagerstown, Maryland, on September 20, 1862. Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purc... More

Captain Theodore Reese of Co. F, 3rd Michigan Cavalry Regiment, in uniform

Captain Theodore Reese of Co. F, 3rd Michigan Cavalry Regiment, in uni...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Notation on recto: "Yours truly, Theodore Reese, Capt. 3 Mich. Cavalry." Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchased from: Richard Ferry... More

Assistant Surgeon Grove S. Beardsley of U.S. Navy in uniform

Assistant Surgeon Grove S. Beardsley of U.S. Navy in uniform

Photograph shows identified sailor, who served aboard USS Lancaster and West Gulf Blockading Squadron. Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Earl Sheck, Oxford, ... More

Lieutenant Bent D.C. Rowland of Co. G, 16th U.S. Colored Troops Infantry Regiment and Co. A, 36th Illinois Infantry Regiment

Lieutenant Bent D.C. Rowland of Co. G, 16th U.S. Colored Troops Infant...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: History Comes Alive, September 2015. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collect... More

Civil War envelope showing Columbia floating above Fort Sumter

Civil War envelope showing Columbia floating above Fort Sumter

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. John Snow, esq., Aurora, Illinois, from George Snow Dec. 24; postmarked Jan. 2, 1863; Soldier's letter, endorsed by Rufus P. Pattison, Major 124th Regr. Ill. Vol... More

Civil War envelope showing Continental Army soldier with sword and American flag, with message "Hail Columbia"

Civil War envelope showing Continental Army soldier with sword and Ame...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Jane Grace, Camden, Ohio ; postmarked Paducah, Ky., March 5, 1863 ; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing American flag and shield, with message "The dread of traitors"]

[Civil War envelope showing American flag and shield, with message "Th...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. F.E. Hurd, Great Falls, N.H.; postmarked Portsmouth, N.H., May 13; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with American flag as 7-star Confederate flag is hit by lightning with message "Doom of the traitors flag"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with American flag as 7-star Confede...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Benjamin, F. Delenbaugh, Pulaski, Williams Co., Ohio; postmarked Dec. 7, [186]3; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part o... More

[Civil War envelope showing sailor standing on anchor and holding sword, rope, and American flag]

[Civil War envelope showing sailor standing on anchor and holding swor...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Julia A[?], Elk Creek, Erie Co. Pa.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Old Point Comfort, Va., Mar. 10. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part ... More

[Civil War envelope showing American flag and cannon with message "Shoot the first man that attempts to pull down the American flag"]

[Civil War envelope showing American flag and cannon with message "Sho...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. E. Cauffman, care Jacob Cauffman Esq., Philadelphia, Penn.; postmarked June 27, 186[?], Baltimore, Md.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-... More

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia and American flag with message "Columbia, Columbia, to glory arise"]

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia and American flag with message "C...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. George H. Waldron, South Vassalboro, Maine; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked in Oxford, November 5, 1861. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing Army of the Potomac, 6th Corps, 3rd Division, badge with blue cross]

[Civil War envelope showing Army of the Potomac, 6th Corps, 3rd Divisi...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Mary J. Peck, Moravia, Cayuga Co., N.Y.; bears 3 cent stamp. On recto: Magee, 816 Chestnut Street, Philada. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing eagle in flight carrying American flag in beak]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle in flight carrying American flag in ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Hiram L. Warner, Lyons, Clinton Co., Iowa; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Killbuck, N.Y., Jun. 17. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Lil... 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

Lieutenant Colonel John B. Johnson of Co. E, 11th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, 3rd Regular Army Cavalry Regiment, and 6th Regular Army Cavalry Regiment in uniform

Lieutenant Colonel John B. Johnson of Co. E, 11th Pennsylvania Infantr...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Ronn Palm's Museum of Civil War Images, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, September 20... More

Lieutenant Arthur H. Perkins of Co. I, 5th New Hampshire Infantry Regiment in uniform in front of painted backdrop showing military camp

Lieutenant Arthur H. Perkins of Co. I, 5th New Hampshire Infantry Regi...

Photograph shows reproduction of tintype or ambrotype identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Lightkeeping Sales, October 2017. Forms part of: ... More

Captain James H. Cardy of Co. M, Co. L, and Co. E, 3rd Michigan Cavalry Regiment, in uniform

Captain James H. Cardy of Co. M, Co. L, and Co. E, 3rd Michigan Cavalr...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Notation on recto: "J. Harry Cardy, 1st Lieut. 3rd Mich. Cavalry." Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchased from: Richard Ferry Antiq... More

Unidentified soldier in Union cavalry uniform with saber and revolver

Unidentified soldier in Union cavalry uniform with saber and revolver

Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Ronn Palm's Museum of Civil War Images, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, October 2017. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collectio... More

Captain Frank J. Magee of Co. I, 76th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment in uniform

Captain Frank J. Magee of Co. I, 76th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment i...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Purchased from: Ronn Palm's Museum of Civil War Images, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, September 20... More

Jennie Wade Tipton, Gettysburg, Pa

Jennie Wade Tipton, Gettysburg, Pa

Photograph shows portrait of identified young woman who was killed by a stray bullet at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Title devised by Library staff. Notation on verso: "Jennie Wade shot by a stray ball while bakin... More

Civil War envelope showing portrait of Colonel Elmer Ellsworth framed by American flag shield topped with eagle

Civil War envelope showing portrait of Colonel Elmer Ellsworth framed ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. E.A. Harris, Oberlin, Lorain Co., Ohio; postmarked Columbus; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchased from: Cal Packard, Museum Qual... More

Civil War envelope showing woman nursing soldier with message "Lovely woman. We will take care of the brave soldiers who have fought our battles"

Civil War envelope showing woman nursing soldier with message "Lovely ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. F. Behymer, Shelbyville, Illinois ; postmarked Richmond, Kentucky ; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchased from: Amberman Postal H... More

Civil War envelope showing Columbia with American flag and state seal of Wisconsin

Civil War envelope showing Columbia with American flag and state seal ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Charles H. Avery, care of L.C. Hyde, Beloit, Wisconsin ; postmarked Louisville, Ky., Dec. 2[5?] ; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchase... More

Unidentified soldier in Confederate colonel's uniform

Unidentified soldier in Confederate colonel's uniform

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: Steven J. Meadow, Civil War Photography, Autographs & Ephemera, December 2015. Forms part of... More

Lieutenant Commander Andrew Boyd Cummings of U.S. Navy in uniform with sword

Lieutenant Commander Andrew Boyd Cummings of U.S. Navy in uniform with...

Photograph shows identified sailor who served on the USS Richmond and died of wounds received in battle at Port Hudson, Louisiana, March 18, 1863. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (D... More

General William Tecumseh Sherman of 13th Regular Army Infantry Regiment in uniform

General William Tecumseh Sherman of 13th Regular Army Infantry Regimen...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: Frohne's Historic Military, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Decembe... More

Civil War envelope showing Columbia atop cannons surrounded by American flags and bayoneted rifles with message "Union"

Civil War envelope showing Columbia atop cannons surrounded by America...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. William P. Clark, Victoria, Knox Co., Ill., ; postmarked Smithland, Ky., April 18 ; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) pp/liljmem

Unidentified soldier of the 43rd Illinois Infantry Regiment in uniform with sword

Unidentified soldier of the 43rd Illinois Infantry Regiment in uniform...

Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Craig Wofford, January 2017. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). p... More

First Lieutenant George W. Murphy of Co. I, 91st Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment in uniform with sword James Cremer & Co., 18 S. Eighth St., Philada

First Lieutenant George W. Murphy of Co. I, 91st Pennsylvania Infantry...

Photograph shows identified soldier who was killed at Fredericksburg, Virginia. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: The Horse So... More

Civil War envelope showing Confederate dragoon on horseback with patriotic verse

Civil War envelope showing Confederate dragoon on horseback with patri...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Vic. Pearson, Youngville, Ala.; postmarked Jun. 2; bears two 5 cent stamps. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchased from: Patricia A. Kaufman, Lincoln,... More

Surgeon Josiah Curtis of U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment medical staff in uniform

Surgeon Josiah Curtis of U.S. Volunteers Infantry Regiment medical sta...

Photograph shows identified soldier who was wounded at Antietam, Maryland. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:171, formerly deposit D072) Purchased from: Excelsior Brigade... More

[Civil War envelope showing eagle and flag]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle and flag]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Charlotte Smith, North Chili P.O., Monroe County, N.Y.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing soldier holding 51st Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment flag with message "The star-flowering banner must never be furled, for its blossoms of light are the hope of the world"]

[Civil War envelope showing soldier holding 51st Pennsylvania Infantry...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Danl. A. Wheeler, Perkinsville, Windsor County, Vermont; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia with American flag bearing message "For the Union" and state seal of Ohio]

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia with American flag bearing messag...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Wm. Scott, Eldersville, Washington Co., Penn.; postmarked Sep. 24; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing star design and handshake with message "Union forever. Separation never"]

[Civil War envelope showing star design and handshake with message "Un...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Nathaniel G. Curhiny, North Scituate, Massachusetts; barely legible postmark. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing George Washington standing at Mount Vernon and angel with American flag, bearing message "The banner of glofy"]

[Civil War envelope showing George Washington standing at Mount Vernon...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. S.H. Haggy, Etna, Licking Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[Letter from R. Cecil Johnson, Atlanta, to C. Smith Johnson]

[Letter from R. Cecil Johnson, Atlanta, to C. Smith Johnson]

Handwritten letter. Title devised by Library staff. Found with tintype of Private R. Cecil Johnson of 8th Georgia Infantry Regiment and South Carolina Hampton Legion Cavalry Battalion, processed as AMB/TIN no. ... More

Civil War envelope showing General Nathaniel Lyon on horseback with message "Killed at the battle of Springfield, Mo., August 10th, 1861, while in the act of waving his hat, and cheering his men on to victory"

Civil War envelope showing General Nathaniel Lyon on horseback with me...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Caroline S. Bartman, Somerset, Perry Co., Ohio, from L.C. Sawyer, comdg. 5th Ohio Battery; postmarked Illinois; soldier's letter. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018... More

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with American flag in its talon and snake coiled around Confederate flag in its beak]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with American flag in its talon and ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. A.C. Elsbree, Lewis Centre, Delaware Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with messages "Union!" and "Emblem of our nation's liberty"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with messages "Union!" a...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Paulina Hurst, Brea [i.e. Berea?] P.O., Cuyhoga [i.e. Cuyahoga] Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Kanawha C.H., Va., Dec. 14, 1862. Annotation on recto:... More

[Civil War envelope showing eagle holding olive branch atop shield, with message "Liberty and union"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle holding olive branch atop shield, wi...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Patrick Kernan, Esq., Camp Chace, care of Capt. Pike, Columbus, Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Colonel Horatio Gates Sickel of Co. K, 32nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment, inset in medallion decorated with figures of Justice and Columbia, with message "Our Colonel, 3d. Reg. P.R.V.C."]

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Colonel Horatio Gates Sickel o...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. William H. Heft, Richlandtown P.O., Bucks County, Pa.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked at Washington, D.C., December 1862. The 32nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment... More

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia with American flag, laurel wreath, eagle, and cannon with message "Liberty and Union"]

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia with American flag, laurel wreath...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Annis G. Ames, Temple Mills, Franklin Co., Maine.; postmarked Ship Island, Miss.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing drummer boy in front of American flag]

[Civil War envelope showing drummer boy in front of American flag]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. John Hollinshead, Lewisport, Hancock Co., Ky.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked in Lebanon, Kentucky, April 4. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing soldier standing at attention in camp with message "Our Union defenders"]

[Civil War envelope showing soldier standing at attention in camp with...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Bingiman, T. Bullen[?], Florida, Henry Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked in Columbus[?], January 31. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing Union soldier with flag and sword trampling the Confederate flag]

[Civil War envelope showing Union soldier with flag and sword tramplin...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Amos Hower, Mogadore, Summit Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Notation on recto: Cromwell [Indiana?], Apr. 8/62 Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[General Jeb Stuart] / Gurney & Son, photo, N.Y.

[General Jeb Stuart] / Gurney & Son, photo, N.Y.

Photograph shows General Jeb Stuart in uniform. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/p... More

[Civil War envelope showing United States Signal Corps insignia]

[Civil War envelope showing United States Signal Corps insignia]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Mary Guthrie, New Rumley, Harrison Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp; illegible postmark. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Envelope addressed to John W. P[aivice?] Esq., Hamilton, Martin County, North Carolina; postmarked Concord, N.C.]

[Envelope addressed to John W. P[aivice?] Esq., Hamilton, Martin Count...

Handwritten envelope addressed to John W. Paivice?, Prince?, Price? Peirce? Esq., Hamilton, Martin County, North Carolina; postmarked Concord, N.C.bears two 5-cent stamps. Title devised by Library staff. Notati... More

[Civil War envelope showing sailor labeled "Victory" holding American flag, with message "The war for the Union"]

[Civil War envelope showing sailor labeled "Victory" holding American ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Alla N. Bates, Republican Office, Springfield, Mass.; bears 3 cent stamp; illegible postmark. Notation on recto: Soldiers letter. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (... More

[Civil War envelope showing shield and star bearing message "The Union forever"]

[Civil War envelope showing shield and star bearing message "The Union...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss M. A. Wilkinson, Sunderlinville, Pottes Co., Penn.; postmarked Oct. 10, Md.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: ... More

[Civil war envelope]

[Civil war envelope]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Rev. J. A. Brown, Reading, Penn.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Gettysburg, Pa. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing American flag flying high over a burning Fort Sumter with message "Remember Fort Sumter!"]

[Civil War envelope showing American flag flying high over a burning F...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Ogden Griswold Esq., care Hastings & Griswold, Hartford, Conn.; postmarked; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljen... More

[Civil War envelope showing American flag with second stanza from Francis Scott Key's poem, "Defence of Fort McHenry"]

[Civil War envelope showing American flag with second stanza from Fran...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Michael Fox Esq., Marlboro, Stark Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civi... More

Civil War envelope showing woman giving flowers to soldier on horseback with message "Off for the war."

Civil War envelope showing woman giving flowers to soldier on horsebac...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Hannah Wilklow, Hale P.O., Hardin Co., Ohio; postmarked; bears 3 cent stamp." Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) pp/liljmem

Unidentified soldier in Union cavalry uniform with saber in front of painted backdrop showing military camp

Unidentified soldier in Union cavalry uniform with saber in front of p...

Title devised by Library staff. Notation on verso: "Remington." Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Ronn Palm's Museum of Civil War Images, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, October 2017. Forms part ... More

Civil War envelope showing eagle, American flag, musical score and lyrics, with messages "Soldier's Letter," "Constitution," and "Army for the Union"

Civil War envelope showing eagle, American flag, musical score and lyr...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Mary Wilson, Industry, Baker Co., Pa. ; postmarked Washington, D.C., Oct. 19 ; bears 3 cent stamp. Lyrics begin: "Our striped and starry banner bear, with eagle... More

Civil War envelope showing bald eagle with American flag and Confederate stars and bars flag and sailing ships in the distance

Civil War envelope showing bald eagle with American flag and Confedera...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Mary Wilcox, "Duplain," Clinton Co., Michigan; postmarked [...]ville Dec. 16; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Purchased from: Amberma... More

[Civil War envelope showing Zouave soldier with American flag and rifle in front of sign with message "Washington via Baltimore"]

[Civil War envelope showing Zouave soldier with American flag and rifl...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Anna H. Breed, Weare Center, N.H.; postmarked Dec. 29, Fishersville, N.H.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Li... More

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia with eagle, American flag, and cornucopia with lines from John Savage's poem, "The starry flag"]

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia with eagle, American flag, and co...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Thos. Van Sichin, Metuchin [i.e. Metuchen], New Jersey; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked in Washington, D.C. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing Liberty Bell with message "Proclaim liberty throughout all the land, unto all the inhabitants thereof"]

[Civil War envelope showing Liberty Bell with message "Proclaim libert...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to J. Baucus Esq., Bacon Hill, N.Y.; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photo... More

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia, eagle, shield, state seal of New York, and banner with message "New York loyal to the Union"]

[Civil War envelope showing Columbia, eagle, shield, state seal of New...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Caleb Lyon, Rossville, Staten Island, N.Y.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Washington, D.C., February 27. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing soldiers with sword and American flag]

[Civil War envelope showing soldiers with sword and American flag]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss E. J. Whittier, Skowhegan, Maine; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Portland. Notation on verso: May 14th, 1861. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127) pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope for U.S. Christian Commission showing carrier pigeon with letter]

[Civil War envelope for U.S. Christian Commission showing carrier pige...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Kate A. Holloway, Aaronsburg, Centre Co., Pa.; postmarked Washington, D.C.; stamped: Due 3. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Lilje... More

[Portrait of Abraham Lincoln attached to black ribbon]

[Portrait of Abraham Lincoln attached to black ribbon]

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collec... More

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop arrows and drum with American flag, cannon, and rifles bearing message "The Star Spangled Banner must be upheld"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop arrows and drum with American f...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Misses H. Close, Mayfield, Fulton Co., N.Y.; postmarked; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collec... More

Roswell K. Bishop, Co. I, 123 Reg. N.Y.S.V. Killed at the Battle of Chancellorsville, May 3d 1863.

Roswell K. Bishop, Co. I, 123 Reg. N.Y.S.V. Killed at the Battle of Ch...

Photograph shows portrait of identified soldier, Roswell K. Bishop of Company I, 123rd New York Infantry Regiment, in uniform with holstered revolver. Title from item. Tintype of Bishop processed as AMB/TIN no.... More

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant]

[Civil War envelope showing portrait of Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. James W. Hensley, Salem, Illinois, Co. D. 111th Reg. Ill. Volunteer, care Capt. Foster; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms... More

[Civil War envelope showing shield with message "Shield of liberty"]

[Civil War envelope showing shield with message "Shield of liberty"]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Jas. H. Luther, Crown Point, Lake County, Indiana; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collecti... More

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with message "Union"]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with message "Union"]

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Fulton Smith Esq., Cherry Flattz [i.e. Flats], Tioga Co., Pa.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Washington, D.C. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms ... More

The Goddess of Liberty

The Goddess of Liberty

Photograph shows a woman representing Columbia holding the U.S. flag. Title from another LC copy processed as LOT 14022, no. 62. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collecti... More

Civil War envelope showing three Zouave soldiers with rifles, swords, and an American flag

Civil War envelope showing three Zouave soldiers with rifles, swords, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. P. T. Washburn, Patch Grove, Grant County, Wisconsin ; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) pp/liljmem

Civil War envelope showing soldier standing on rock in the sea with eagle and American flag with message "The rock of our country"

Civil War envelope showing soldier standing on rock in the sea with ea...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. John C. Williams, Wheeler, Steuben Co., N.Y.; postmarked Washington, D.C. Aug. 7, 1861; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) pp/liljmem

Lieutenant Daniel Giraud Wright of Co. H, 1st Maryland Infantry Regiment, Co. B, 21st Virginia Infantry Regiment, Co. B, 1st Virginia Infantry Battalion, and 43rd Virginia Cavalry Battalion in uniform

Lieutenant Daniel Giraud Wright of Co. H, 1st Maryland Infantry Regime...

Photograph shows identified soldier who was captured at Centrevile. Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Dave Mark, Anne Arundel House Antiques, Linthicum Heigh... More

Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with message "Love one another" and border of stars with state names

Civil War envelope showing eagle atop shield with message "Love one an...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Lovina Howell, Burdett, Schuyler Co., N.Y. ; postmarked Granby [...k], Ct. ; bears 3 cent stamp. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2018; (D074) pp/liljmem

Battle-torn regimental flag of 82nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment

Battle-torn regimental flag of 82nd Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment

Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: The Horse Soldier, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, January 2016. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photog... More

Civil War envelope showing eagle holding banner on American flag with message "Our flag forever"

Civil War envelope showing eagle holding banner on American flag with ...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Miss Emma A. Winslow, Gassetts Station, Windsor County, Vermont, in care of Mosses Winslow; postmarked Old Point Comfort, Va., Jul. 20; bears 3 cent and 1 cent stamp... More

Drummer Philo H. Ravlin of Co. I, 47th Illinois Infantry Regiment in uniform with drum

Drummer Philo H. Ravlin of Co. I, 47th Illinois Infantry Regiment in u...

Photographs show identified man as a young soldier in 1861 and as a veteran in 1914. Title devised by Library staff. Notation on recto: "Yours truly, P.H. Ravlin, General Grant's drummer." Gift; Tom Liljenquist... More

Jeff Davis, in his traveling costume

Jeff Davis, in his traveling costume

Photograph of political cartoon shows montage of photographic portrait of Jefferson Davis' head atop a drawing of person in a dress, referring to a story that Davis was captured dressed as a woman. Title from i... More

[Civil War envelope showing American flag with eagle and laurel atop flagpole]

[Civil War envelope showing American flag with eagle and laurel atop f...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. Eli Whitney, New Haven, Conn.; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Ansonia, Ct. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Coll... More

Unidentified young soldier in Union cavalry uniform with saber

Unidentified young soldier in Union cavalry uniform with saber

Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: Ronn Palm's Museum of Civil War Images, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, October 2017. Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collectio... More

Civil War envelope folded from printed form to Mrs. Daniel N. Speer

Civil War envelope folded from printed form to Mrs. Daniel N. Speer

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Daniel N. Speer, LaGrange, Troup Co., Ga.; postmarked Augusta, Ga. Sep. 13; stamped 10. Form printed by John M. Cooper & Co. shows woodcut of sailing ship. Depo... More

Unidentified powder boy in Union uniform with cannon

Unidentified powder boy in Union uniform with cannon

Title devised by Library staff. Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress).

Lieutenant Colonel George Gibson of 11th Regular Army Infantry Regiment in uniform

Lieutenant Colonel George Gibson of 11th Regular Army Infantry Regimen...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Notation on recto: "Your old friend, Geo. Gibson, Capt. 11th U.S. Infantry." Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073) Purchased from: The Horse... More

[Unidentified sailor in Union engineer lieutenant commander's uniform] / W.E. James, photographer, 267 Fulton Street, (opposite Clinton,) Brooklyn.

[Unidentified sailor in Union engineer lieutenant commander's uniform]...

Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress). pp/liljpaper

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with flags, shield, arrows, and laurel branches with message "E pluribus unum" within circle in front of seascape and agricultural landscape scenes]

[Civil War envelope showing eagle with flags, shield, arrows, and laur...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Margaret Jacobs, Coldwater, Mercer Co., Ohio; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). pp/liljmem

[Civil War envelope showing American flags and eagle on shield above ship and cannons with message "Our Army and Navy forever! Three cheers for the red, white, and blue"]

[Civil War envelope showing American flags and eagle on shield above s...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Mary A. Hubbard, Jasper, Steuben Co., N.Y., via Corning in haste; bears 3 cent stamp; postmarked Bath, N.Y., May 16, 1863. Annotation on verso: Direct to Savona... More

[Civil War envelope showing American flags, rifles, and cannons with message "The father of his country left this to his children"]

[Civil War envelope showing American flags, rifles, and cannons with m...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mrs. Orin S. Howard, care Saml. Zug Ezn [?], Detroit, Michigan; postmarked; bears 3 cent stamp. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). Forms part of: Liljen... More

[Civil War envelope showing Patriot labeled "Secured" holding the Constitution and Zouave soldier labeled "Defended," with message "The Union forever"]

[Civil War envelope showing Patriot labeled "Secured" holding the Cons...

Title devised by Library staff. Addressed to Mr. W. L. Hinch, New Haven, Ills.; bears 3 cent stamp. Notation on verso: Ausee[?], Nov. 15th, 1861. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). pp/liljmem

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Chas. H. Olmstead, care of Mrs. P. J. Williams, Milledgeville, Georgia; postmarked Savannah]

[Envelope addressed to Mrs. Chas. H. Olmstead, care of Mrs. P. J. Will...

Handwritten envelope to wife of Colonel Charles H. Olmstead of Field and Staff, 1st Georgia Infantry Regiment, probably Florence Olmstead; bears two 5-cent stamps. Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Lilj... More