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Photograph album 83

Description

Carte de visite album of Civil War officers. It is inscribed in the front with "Sarah's New Year's gift from Father, 1863." The album is lacking its front cover but the photos are generally in good condition.

There is a carte de visite of an engraving of Andrew Jackson and also General U.S. Grant. The names of the officers in the album are Burnside, Butler, Dan Sickle, G.F. Train, Bayard Taylor, Shields, Hantoglemon, Maj. Theodore Winthrop, Sprague, Michael Corcoran, Porter, W.C. Buell, Baker, Pope, Capt. Wilkes, Hallock, Lyon, J.C. Fremont, Stanton, Douglass, Ellsworth, Lieut. Worden, Lieut. Wallace, Kearney, Hunter, Curtis and Scott.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1863
Acquisition Type
Gift
Physical Description
1 photograph album
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Gift of the New England Historic Geneological Society, from Walter Watkins
GUSN
268711
Reference Code
PC009.083

Record details

Other People
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845
Descriptive Terms
New Year's Day
civil wars
gifts
military uniforms
officers (military officers)
Material Type
cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
photograph albums
Subjects
Civil War

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