Group portrait of Major General John G. Foster and staff, headquarters, Charles Slover House, New Bern, North Carolina, 1862-1863

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1862-1863

Location Note

Special Photographs / Special Photographs/Military/Civil War

GUSN

GUSN-197466

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Description

Major General John G. Foster and his staff stand on the porch of the Charles Slover House used as a headquarters in New Bern, North Carolina. Foster is in front of the porch column on the left.

Details

Descriptive Terms

group portraits
soldiers
military personnel
generals
civil wars
houses
dwellings
photographs
black-and-white photographs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 002318
AccessID 4273
Other identifier HNEDID-002318

Physical Description

1 photographic print : black-and-white, mounted

Collection Code

PC001

Collection Name

General photographic collection

Reference Code

PC001.02.04.TMP.009

Places

New Bern (Craven county, North Carolina)

Record Details

Material Type

photographs
black-and-white photographs

Other People

Foster, John G. (John Gray), 1823-1874

Subjects

Civil War

Description Level

Item

Location Note

Special Photographs / Special Photographs/Military/Civil War

Historical/Biographical Note

Historical/Biographical Note

Information provided by the New Bern Historical Society states the image is Major General John G. Foster and his staff in front of the Charles Slover House, southwest corner of East Front and Johnson Streets, ca. 1863, from John B. Green III's "A New Bern Album," (New Bern, NC: Tryon Palace Commission, 1985).