Title devised by Library staff. Photograph of etching was possibly a carte de visite before being trimmed to oval shape. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.
The oldest known photograph of the White Haven property. This photo was the guide used in restoring the home and grounds as close as possible to its 1875 appearance.
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
Title devised by library staff. Identification of officers and location from photograph from the same negative in the MOLLUS-MASS Civil War Photographs Collection.
This map shows the area surrounding Fort Donelson, Tenn., including the Cumberland River, the town of Dover, and Fort Henry Road, and includes the locations of confederate earthworks as well as roads, buildings... more
Shows Confederate Fort Henry on the Tennessee River. The entire site was to include the fort on the low ground near the edge of the river with an entrenched camp (Fort Heiman) on a high plateau immediately abov... more
Shows troop locations around Fort Donelson, Tenn., on the Cumberland River, as the Union army prepared to attack. "Fought 14-15th February 1862." -- Page caption. Color coding indicates the location of Union an... more
Relief shown by shading. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 403 Indicates troop positions, Union and Confederate headquarters, roads, railroads, drainage, vegetation, relief by shading, and the names of a few residen... more
Print shows soldiers in the foreground hiding behind trees and bushes during a bombardment of the encampment and earthworks of the Union army outside Vicksburg, Mississippi, with Confederate forts and earthwork... more
Title and date from Grant and Lee, the Virginia Campaigns by William Frassanito, New York: Scribner's, 1983. Incorrect information on Library's caption card: Grant at City Point. See also: LC-B8175-2, orig. gl... more
Photo shows Ulysses S. Grant, full-length portrait, seated in camp, facing slightly right; montage, combining watercolor and photograph. Title from item. Copyright 1865 by Anthony Berger. Exhibited: "150th Anni... more
Photographic reproduction of drawing shows caricature of Brigadier General Benjamin Franklin Butler inside a corked bottle referring to a quotation about Butler by U.S. Grant: "... as completely shut off from f... more
Print shows Ulysses S. Grant, half-length portrait, facing slightly right, standing with right hand resting on desk, and the U.S. Capitol in the upper left background. Includes facsimile signature.
Print showing Ulysses S. Grant, bust portrait, facing front, wearing military uniform, with scenes of battles from the U.S. Civil War, including the surrender of Vicksburg and the surrender at Appomattox. 737 U... more
Title devised by Library staff. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collec... more
Poem in border depicting some events in the life of Ulysses S. Grant, female personification of America and the White House. Lithograph after drawing. Copyright by H. Muhr.
Illustration showing Ulysses S. Grant and Schuyler Colfax taking the oath of office administered by Chief Justice Salmon P. Chase on the east portico of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., March 4th 1869, bef... more
Title devised by Library staff. Brady-Handy Collection (Library of Congress). Date based on date of another photograph probably from the same sitting processed as LC-BH826-1429. Photograph is a cropped print fr... more