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Topic: tintypes

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A. J. Cross

A. J. Cross

Photograph shows portrait of Liberian man in suit and tie with hat.

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit with watch fob and papers and pencil in his breast pocket]

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit with watch fob and papers and penci...

Title devised by Library staff. The American Colonization Society was organized in 1817 to resettle African-Americans in Liberia. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress).... more

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit and bowtie]

[Unidentified Liberian man in suit and bowtie]

Title devised by Library staff. The American Colonization Society was organized in 1817 to resettle African-Americans in Liberia. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress).... more

The best picture of William Hornaday (father of W.T.H.) when about 35

The best picture of William Hornaday (father of W.T.H.) when about 35

Photograph shows portrait of William Temple Hornaday, Sr.

[Stirrup Branch Plantation, Bishopville, S.C., on the 75th birthday of Capt. James Rembert, June 8, 1857 - rear view of house with slaves arranged by rank]

[Stirrup Branch Plantation, Bishopville, S.C., on the 75th birthday of...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in LOT 11334. Exhibited: "Only Skin Deep" at the International Center of Photography, New York City, N.Y., 2003-2004.

[Abraham Lincoln, half-length portrait, facing left]

[Abraham Lincoln, half-length portrait, facing left]

Photo shows Abraham Lincoln in an image that was widely reproduced on presidential campaign ribbins in 1860. Lincoln reportedly liked the photograph and often signed prints for admirers. (Source: Ostendorf, p. ... more

[Bearded man, seated]

[Bearded man, seated]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified man.

[Presidential Campaign Medal with portraits of Abraham Lincoln and Hannibal Hamlin]

[Presidential Campaign Medal with portraits of Abraham Lincoln and Han...

The Lincoln tintype in this campaign medal is a reversed copy of the famous "Cooper Union" carte de visite (Ostendorf O-17) made by Mathew B. Brady on the morning of February 27, 1860. The Hamlin tintype is a ... more

[Unidentified man]

[Unidentified man]

Photograph shows young man in suit.

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a tintype. Credit: Mr. G.K. Holmes, Cornwall Bridge, Conn. American Memory edition timeline. No. 11... more

[Unidentified deceased child]

[Unidentified deceased child]

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

Tintype Photograph of Gustave Young (1827–1895)

Tintype Photograph of Gustave Young (1827–1895)

This rare tintype photograph of the noted firearms engraver Gustave Young was part of a trove of records and ephemera relating to his work and family that remained with Young's descendants until 1966. Unfortuna... more

[Unidentified sailor seated in front of a painted backdrop showing nautical scene, right arm resting on table draped with an American flag]

[Unidentified sailor seated in front of a painted backdrop showing nau...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; oval and scroll design. Purchase; Chester Urban; 2002; (DLC/PP-2002:129) Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress). Exhibited... more

Calvin, William T., and Mary Hornaday, taken about 1860

Calvin, William T., and Mary Hornaday, taken about 1860

Photograph shows William T. Hornaday at age six with Mary and Calvin Hornaday. Title from item. Case: Leather geometric scroll. Transfer; LC Manuscript Division; 1985; (DLC/PP-1985:007). Forms part of: William ... more

[Female, head-and-shoulders]

[Female, head-and-shoulders]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified woman. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Three-quarter face portrait of man with beard]

[Three-quarter face portrait of man with beard]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified man. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Unidentified man] / A. E. Alden's new style carte de visite, by machinery.

[Unidentified man] / A. E. Alden's new style carte de visite, by machi...

Photograph shows older man in suit. Title devised by Library staff.

[Boy, seated, frontal]

[Boy, seated, frontal]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy.

Portrait of Pvt. Levi Miller, Ohio Regiment, U.S.A.

Portrait of Pvt. Levi Miller, Ohio Regiment, U.S.A.

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype. Credit: Lloyd Ostendorf, Dayton, Ohio. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1089 Credit l... more

[Male, half-length, seated]

[Male, half-length, seated]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified man. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

Portrait of a Federal officer

Portrait of a Federal officer

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1081 Credit line... more

[Unidentified girl in plaid blouse]

[Unidentified girl in plaid blouse]

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress). Former accession number: PR 06 CN 908, no. 1048

[Portrait of Pvt. William W. Heath, Company H, 4th Vermont Infantry, U.S.A.]

[Portrait of Pvt. William W. Heath, Company H, 4th Vermont Infantry, U...

Pvt. Heath was killed in Wilderness, May 5, 1864.

[Two yoked oxen ]

[Two yoked oxen ]

Title devised by Library staff.

[Unidentified man in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, sash, and Knights Templar hat with sword] / C. C. Giers, Nashville.

[Unidentified man in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, sash, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. Gift; Florence C. Abel; 1961.

[Boy, half-length]

[Boy, half-length]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed on verso: Gillie.

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype from unidentified source. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1059 Credit line: Civil war... more

Portrait of Sgt. Joseph E. Averill, Company K, 6th Vermont Infantry, U.S.A.

Portrait of Sgt. Joseph E. Averill, Company K, 6th Vermont Infantry, U...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1080 Credit line... more

[Boy, bust portrait]

[Boy, bust portrait]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Boy, bust portrait]

[Boy, bust portrait]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified boy.

Portrait of Pvt. William W. Heath, Company H, 4th Vermont Infantry, U.S.A.

Portrait of Pvt. William W. Heath, Company H, 4th Vermont Infantry, U....

Pvt. Heath was killed in Wilderness, May 5, 1864. Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. Amer... more

Portrait of a Federal soldier from New York

Portrait of a Federal soldier from New York

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Lee Grove, Pearl River, N.Y. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1054 Cr... more

[Female head]

[Female head]

Photograph showing a bust portrait of an unidentified woman.

Portrait of a sergeant, U.S.A.

Portrait of a sergeant, U.S.A.

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1097 Credit li... more

Portrait of Pvt. George Henry Graffam, Company B, 30th Maine Infantry. U.S.A., age 18

Portrait of Pvt. George Henry Graffam, Company B, 30th Maine Infantry....

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Miss Josephine Cobb. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1066 Credit lin... more

Portrait of Pvt. William S. Askew, Company A, (Newman Guards) 1st Georgia Infantry, C.S.A.

Portrait of Pvt. William S. Askew, Company A, (Newman Guards) 1st Geor...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype. Credit: E.B. Hollis, Washington, D.C. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1093 Credit li... more

Coppernall

Coppernall

Photograph shows balding man with beard in military uniform.

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Portrait of a Federal soldier

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1099 Credit li... more

Portrait of Sgt. James W. Travis, 38th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, U.S.A.

Portrait of Sgt. James W. Travis, 38th Illinois Volunteer Infantry, U....

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype. Credit: Mr. James Travis Thomon, Silver Springs, Md. American Memory edition timeline. No.... more

Chimney Scaffold
Portrait of Corp. Charles W. Chase, Company C, 7th Vermont Infantry

Portrait of Corp. Charles W. Chase, Company C, 7th Vermont Infantry

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1079 Credit line... more

Portrait of New York Zouaves

Portrait of New York Zouaves

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of a tintype. Credit: Mr. G.K. Holmes, Cornwall Bridge, Conn. American Memory edition timeline. No. 11... more

[Two boys, one seated, one standing]

[Two boys, one seated, one standing]

Photograph showing a studio portrait of two unidentified boys.

Portrait of Corp. Nailer, 13th Pennsylvania Cavalry, U.S.A.

Portrait of Corp. Nailer, 13th Pennsylvania Cavalry, U.S.A.

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in Collection of Bell I. Wiley?, Emory University, Atlanta, Ga. American Memory edition tim... more

[Unidentified girl in a plaid dress with lace collar and jewelry]

[Unidentified girl in a plaid dress with lace collar and jewelry]

Title devised by Library staff. Source unknown. Forms part of: Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series (Library of Congress). Accession no. PR 06 CN 1096, no. 2

[Young man in smock]

[Young man in smock]

Photograph showing a portrait of a young man wearing a smock and a hat. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Woman, half-length]

[Woman, half-length]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified woman.

Portrait of John Miller, from Dummerston, Company K, 9th Vermont Infantry, U.S.A.

Portrait of John Miller, from Dummerston, Company K, 9th Vermont Infan...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Marius B. Péladeau. American Memory edition timeline. No. 1085 Credit line... more

Portrait of Pvt. Charles H. Halstead, Company A, 52nd Illinois Infantry, U.S.A., and unidentified soldier

Portrait of Pvt. Charles H. Halstead, Company A, 52nd Illinois Infantr...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photo made by LC in 1961 of tintype in collection of Lloyd A. Dunlap, Washington, D.C. American Memory edition timeline. No. 10... more

[Baby]

[Baby]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified infant. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

[Woman in bonnet, bust portrait]

[Woman in bonnet, bust portrait]

Photograph showing a portrait of an unidentified woman. Gift, Fred Lockley, 1930. Title devised by Library staff.

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

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

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

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform]

Photograph case has Spanish peseta coin inside, visible through cracked section. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Case cracked, no design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information a... more

[Unidentified soldier in pendant]

[Unidentified soldier in pendant]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Oval metal pendant with engraving. Uncertain if Union or Confederate. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at... more

[Unidentified young soldier in Confederate uniform and hat with artillery insignia]

[Unidentified young soldier in Confederate uniform and hat with artill...

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

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

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

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

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-511 (half). Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part... more

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with three Remington revolvers, two Bowie knives, and a Springfield rifle musket]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with three Remington revolvers,...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-192. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj pp/liljunion

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and kepi in front of painted backdrop showing misty landscape]

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform and kepi in front of painted ba...

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

[Unidentified soldier in Union frock coat and forage cap with bayoneted musket]

[Unidentified soldier in Union frock coat and forage cap with bayonete...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather geometric with scroll embellishment Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pn... more