[Unidentified young soldier in Union frock coat and slouch hat smoking pipe]
Title devised by Library staff.
Case: Leather ornate circle floral design with scroll embellishments.
Digital photo with mat removed by Mike O'Donnell.
Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105).
More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj
Purchased from: The Horse Soldier, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, 2002.
The single best source for Civil War photographs is the U.S. Library of Congress, which holds the core collections of original Civil War documentary ... The majority of the ambrotypes and tintypes are portraits by unidentified photographers of Civil War soldiers, primarily Union soldiers.