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The liberty chariot

The liberty chariot

A burlesque triumphal procession representing victory for the Democratic platform in the election of 1848. In a chariot drawn by Democrats Lewis Cass and William O. Butler (shown as two horses), Uncle Sam drive... More

[Portrait of Lt. Bartley Pace Bynum, C.S.A., also Chaplain in the Confederate Army]
[Portrait of Maj. Edmonds (of Virginia), C.S.A.]
William Mackall, Chief of Staff, C.S.A.
Gen. Benjamin Huger, CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
[Brig. Gen. William Nelson Rector Beall, 1825-1883, Officer in the Confederate Army]
Braxton Bragg, CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
[Zachariah C. Deas, Brig. Gen. CSA]
Capt. James S. West, C.S.A. (Cavalry)
Gen. John W. Frazer, Col. of 28th Ala Inf. CSA
Coppernall, Tinytype

Coppernall, Tinytype

Photograph shows balding man with beard in military uniform. Title from item.

Gen. B.T. Johnson, Col. 1st [...] Inf., C.S.A.
[Portrait of Pvt. John White, drummer boy, Virginia Regiment, C.S.A.]
Gen. John W. Frazer, Col. of 28th Ala Inf. CSA
[Zachariah C. Deas, Brig. Gen. CSA]
Stuart, C.S.A., American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Henry Heth, Col. 45th Va. Inf., C.S.A.
Breckinridge, CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Breckinridge, CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Photograph shows a half-length portrait of Confederate General John Cabell Breckinridge. Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Corresponding print is in LOT 4213. Credit line: Civil war photogra... More

Confederate Dead: W.O.B. Branch, Earl Van Dorn, J.H. Morgan, W. Barksdale, A.S. Johnston, J.E.B. Stuart, "Stonewall" Jackson, J.S. Bowen, Zollicoffer, L. Tilghman, A.J. Jenkins, Ben McCullough, Leonidas Polk, and G.J. Rains
[L.T. Wigfall, Brig. Gen. CSA], American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Brig. Gen. Truman Seymour, Capt. At Fort Sumter, 1861
Breckinridge, CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Breckinridge, CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Photograph shows a half-length portrait of Confederate General John Cabell Breckinridge.

[Thomas Carmichael Hindman, Maj. Gen. CSA]
Gen. Robert E. Lee, C.S.A, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Gen. Robert E. Lee, C.S.A, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negati...

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. General information about Civil war photographs is avai... More

S.B. Buckner CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

S.B. Buckner CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Photograph shows a full-length portrait of Confederate General Simon Bolivar Buckner.

Sic semper tyrannis - 22th Regt. U.S. Colored Troops

Sic semper tyrannis - 22th Regt. U.S. Colored Troops

Regimental flag depicting African American soldier bayoneting a fallen Confederate soldier. Photograph of painting by Bowser. In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the Civil War period / John White... More

Capt. James S. West, C.S.A. (Cavalry)
Gen. Cadmus M. Wilcox, C.S.A., American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Gen. Robert E. Lee, C.S.A, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.

Gen. Robert E. Lee, C.S.A, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negati...

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Annotation from negative, scratched on emulsion: Robert E. Lee, 563. Credit line: Civil war photographs, 1861-1865, Library of Congress, Prints and Photogra... More

Richard Brooke Garnett CSA, American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
[Portrait of Lt. Col. James T. Weaver, 60th North Carolina Regiment, C.S.A.]

[Portrait of Lt. Col. James T. Weaver, 60th North Carolina Regiment, C...

Lt. Col. Weaver was killed at Murfreesboro, Dec. 7, 1864.

Wade Hampton, C.S.A., American Civil War Photograph, Glass Negative.
Gen. B.T. Johnson, Col. 1st [...] Inf., C.S.A.
[Portrait of Pvt. Philip Carper, 35th Battalion, Virginia Cavalry, C.S.A.]
[Portrait of Pvt. William S. Askew, Company A, (Newman Guards) 1st Georgia Infantry, C.S.A.]
[Portrait of Pvt. Bentley Weston, bugler, Company A, 7th South Carolina Cavalry, C.S.A.]
Gen. Alfred J. Vaughn, Col. of 13th Tenn. Inf, C.S.A. lost leg at All[?]
A.E. Reynolds, 25th Miss. Inf., C.S.A.
William Mackall, Chief of Staff [...] C.S.A.
[Portrait of Pvt. Andrew F. Skidmore, Mount Vernon Guards, Company E, 17th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A.]

[Portrait of Pvt. Andrew F. Skidmore, Mount Vernon Guards, Company E, ...

Pvt. Skidmore was killed at Yorktown, Va. around May 1, 1862.

[Zachariah C. Deas, Brig. Gen. CSA]
[Portrait of Maj. John Roberts, C.S.A.]
Capt. James S. West, C.S.A. (Cavalry)
R.E. Colston, C.S.A., Col. of 16th Va. Inf., C.S.A.
Thomas H. Taylor, Col. 1st Ky Inf., C.S.A.
N.H. Harris, Col. Of 19th Miss Inf. CSA
Gen. R. Barnwell Rhett of S.C., C.S.A.
Thomas H. Taylor, Col. 1st Ky Inf., C.S.A.
Gen. B.T. Johnson, Col. 1st [...] Inf., C.S.A.
[Portrait of Pvt. Walter Miles Parker, 1st Florida Cavalry, C.S.A.]
Confederate Dead: W.O.B. Branch, Earl Van Dorn, J.H. Morgan, W. Barksdale, A.S. Johnston, J.E.B. Stuart, "Stonewall" Jackson, J.S. Bowen, Zollicoffer, L. Tilghman, A.J. Jenkins, Ben McCullough, Leonidas Polk, and G.J. Rains
[Brig. Gen. William Nelson Rector Beall, 1825-1883, Officer in the Confederate Army]
Wm. Mackall, Chief of Staff, Army of Tenn., C.S.A.
Confederate Dead: W.O.B. Branch, Earl Van Dorn, J.H. Morgan, W. Barksdale, A.S. Johnston, J.E.B. Stuart, "Stonewall" Jackson, J.S. Bowen, Zollicoffer, L. Tilghman, A.J. Jenkins, Ben McCullough, Leonidas Polk, and G.J. Rains
Gen. Martin L. Smith, CSA, Florida
[Roger Weightman Hanson, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing left]
Gen. Martin L. Smith, CSA, Florida
Confederate Dead: W.O.B. Branch, Earl Van Dorn, J.H. Morgan, W. Barksdale, A.S. Johnston, J.E.B. Stuart, "Stonewall" Jackson, J.S. Bowen, Zollicoffer, L. Tilghman, A.J. Jenkins, Ben McCollough, Leonidas Polk, and G.J. Rains
[Portrait of Col. John S. Mosby, 43rd Battalion, Virginia Cavalry, C.S.A., and friend]
[Portrait of Pvt. William Jackson Eskew, 13th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A.]

[Portrait of Pvt. William Jackson Eskew, 13th Virginia Infantry, C.S.A...

Pvt. Eskew was wounded in defense of Richmond, Va., early in 1865.

Gen. John W. Frazer, Col. of 28th Ala Inf. CSA
G.W.C. Lee, Robert E. Lee, Walter Taylor
Brig. Gen. Truman Seymour, Capt. At Fort Sumter, 1861
[Portrait of Pvt. Edwin Francis Jemison, 2nd Louisiana Regiment, C.S.A.]

[Portrait of Pvt. Edwin Francis Jemison, 2nd Louisiana Regiment, C.S.A...

Although previously identified as Private Edwin Francis Jennison, Georgia Regiment, C.S.A., recent research has established that this photograph is of Private Edwin Francis Jemison, 2nd Louisiana Regiment. He s... More

G.W.C. Lee, Robert E. Lee, Walter Taylor
Confederate Dead: W.O.B. Branch, Earl Van Dorn, J.H. Morgan, W. Barksdale, A.S. Johnston, J.E.B. Stuart, "Stonewall" Jackson, J.S. Bowen, Zollicoffer, L. Tilghman, A.J. Jenkins, Ben McCullough, Leonidas Polk, and G.J. Rains
Gen. Martin L. Smith, CSA, Florida
Geo. Pickett, C.S.A. Nie[?] col. 2, p. 261
N.H. Harris, Col. Of 19th Miss Inf. CSA
[Portrait of Pvt. Robert Patterson, Company D, 12th Tennessee Infantry, C.S.A.]
Confederate Dead: W.O.B. Branch, Earl Van Dorn, J.H. Morgan, W. Barksdale, A.S. Johnston, J.E.B. Stuart, "Stonewall" Jackson, J.S. Bowen, Zollicoffer, L. Tilghman, A.J. Jenkins, Ben McCullough, Leonidas Polk, and G.J. Rains
Brig. Gen. Truman Seymour, Capt. At Fort Sumter, 1861
[Portrait of Pvt. Sampson Altman, Jr., Company C, 29th Regiment Georgia Volunteers, C.S.A.]

[Portrait of Pvt. Sampson Altman, Jr., Company C, 29th Regiment Georgi...

Pvt. Altman fought in the battle of Shiloh, died April 23, 1863 from disease.

N.H. Harris, Col. Of 19th Miss Inf. CSA
[Portrait of Capt. Murray F. Taylor, C.S.A., aide to Gen. A. P. Hill]
John C. Pemberton, Confederate States of America.

John C. Pemberton, Confederate States of America.

Photograph is of portrait print showing Lieutenant General John C. Pemberton, Confederate States of America, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left. Title from item. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Portrait of Pvt. Hite Bird, Virginia Regiment, C.S.A.]
[Portrait of Lt. Col. William H. Luse, 18th Mississippi Infantry, C.S.A.]
W.D. Pender, C.S.A., killed at Gettysburg

W.D. Pender, C.S.A., killed at Gettysburg

Photograph shows a half-length portrait of William Dorsey Pender.

Review of the volunteer troops in Fort Moultrie, on Sullivan's Island, Charleston Harbor, S.C., in the presence of Mrs. Pickens and Miss Pickens, the wife and daughter of the governor of South Carolina / from a sketch by our special artist now in Charleston.

Review of the volunteer troops in Fort Moultrie, on Sullivan's Island,...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1861 Feb. 23, pp. 216-217. Mrs. Pickens is Lucy Petway Holcombe Pickens, third wife of Gov. Pickens of S.C.; identification based on date of event depicted (M. K... More

[Unidentified young soldier in uniform]

[Unidentified young soldier in uniform]

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather geometric scroll. Uncertain if Union or Confederate. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105). More information about this collection is available at http://h... More

[Unidentified young soldier in Confederate uniform]

[Unidentified young soldier in Confederate uniform]

Title devised by Library staff. Same sitter as tintype processed as AMB/TIN no. 2337, who is wearing South Carolina forage cap with Palmetto insignia. Case: Berg, no. 3-126. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (DLC/PP... More

Confederate Artillery captured at Missionary Ridge at headquarters - Army of the Cumberland

Confederate Artillery captured at Missionary Ridge at headquarters - A...

No. 4141. Title from item. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

General William B. Taliaferro in Confederate uniform

General William B. Taliaferro in Confederate uniform

Title is unverified name of sitter or person who ordered the photograph, from handwritten label on negative sleeve or negative. Date from photographer's logbook. Gift; American Genetic Association, 1975. Genera... More

Gallant charge of United States cavalry. Gallant charge of Lieutenant Tompkins of the second cavalry, at Fairfax Court House, Va., on the morning of June 1, 1861

Gallant charge of United States cavalry. Gallant charge of Lieutenant ...

Print shows a Union cavalry charge with men on horseback, mostly carrying swords, charging past Confederate cannons at Fairfax Courthouse, Fairfax, Virginia. 365 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered ... 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

Lieut. Washington, a Confederate prisoner, and Capt. Custer, U.S.A.

Lieut. Washington, a Confederate prisoner, and Capt. Custer, U.S.A.

George Armstrong Custer, seated with Lieut. Washington and his slave. No. 428.

[Private Archibald Magill Smith of Co. F, 1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment, and Co. D, 6th Virginia Cavalry Regiment, in uniform]

[Private Archibald Magill Smith of Co. F, 1st Virginia Cavalry Regimen...

Photograph shows identified soldier. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; geometric design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http:/... More

5 to one ha, Confederate States of America.

5 to one ha, Confederate States of America.

Another show of Northern optimism in the early months of the Lincoln administration. Uncle Sam approaches from the left holding a bayonet, causing five Southern soldiers to flee in panic to the right. In their ... More

Views at Fort Darling, Drewry's Bluff, James River, Va.

Views at Fort Darling, Drewry's Bluff, James River, Va.

No. 4242. Title from item. Mounted with 5 other photographs showing different views of the same location. Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

[Captain George W. Hackworth of Co. F, 1st Virginia Cavalry Regiment, in uniform with sword]
Confederate artillery near Charleston, S.C., 1861

Confederate artillery near Charleston, S.C., 1861

Photograph showing Confederate soldiers around a cannon. No. 4389. Title from item. Mounted with four other photographs. Hand written on verso: "Miller, vol. 9, p. 49 (top)". Gift; Col. Godwin Ordway; 1948.

Sumter Light Guards, Company K, 4th Regiment Georgia Volunteer Infantry, CSA. April 1861

Sumter Light Guards, Company K, 4th Regiment Georgia Volunteer Infantr...

Photograph showing four rows of Confederate soldiers with guns and one soldier holding the Confederate flag. Title from item.

[Unidentified officer in the Confederate Medical Corps]

[Unidentified officer in the Confederate Medical Corps]

Title devised by Library staff. Frame: Berg, no. 7-18. Formerly identified as Julian John Chisolm, surgeon in Medical Staff Confederate States Infantry Regiment, based on information received when purchased. Su... More

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform], American Civil War.

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform], American Civil War.

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Leather; floral design. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2016; (DLC/PP-2016:144) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased f... More

[Unidentified soldier in Confederate uniform with single shot percussion pistol]
Mrs. Ridgley Brown, American Civil War.

Mrs. Ridgley Brown, American Civil War.

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

[Corporal Samuel H. Overton of A Company, 44th Virginia Infantry Regiment and A Company, 20th Battalion Virginia Heavy Artillery Regiment in uniform and kepi with bayoneted musket] / Rees.

[Corporal Samuel H. Overton of A Company, 44th Virginia Infantry Regim...

Photograph shows identified soldier in Confederate uniform, possibly with Virginia state seal buckle. Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 3-3. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2012; (DLC/PP-2012:127). More in... More

[Portrait of Pvt. John J. Rhodes, Company K, 5th Virginia Regiment, C.S.A. (Stonewall Brigade)]
Confederate camp, Confederate States of America.

Confederate camp, Confederate States of America.

Photograph showing 9th Miss. Confederate soldiers at camp near Pensacola, Fla., Ap. 1861. Title from item. Photo attributed to J. D. Edwards. "Reproduced in Miller, vol. I, p. 201".

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