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Sunset view of Fort Sumter before the bombardment [1861]

Sunset view of Fort Sumter before the bombardment [1861]

Engraving by N. Orr [?] of drawing by H. Fenn. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card, with subsequent revisions. Caption card tracings: Civil War Forts Sumter 1861; Shelf.

... To the sachens, chiefs and warriers of the new confederacy of the Iriquois, the Tadodahoh sends peace ... Therefore, we recommend to you the prompt circulation of the accompanying petitions, and their immediate transmission to Washington. Me

... To the sachens, chiefs and warriers of the new confederacy of the ...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 120, Folder 9.

[Two unidentified soldiers of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues, later assigned to Co. A, 46th Virginia Infantry Regiment, in uniform]

[Two unidentified soldiers of the Richmond Light Infantry Blues, later...

Title devised by Library staff. Case: Berg, no. 1-39. Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2014; (DLC/PP 2014:202) More information about this collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj Purchased from: Ann... more

[Alexander H. Stephens, Representative from Georgia, Thirty-fifth Congress, half-length portrait]

[Alexander H. Stephens, Representative from Georgia, Thirty-fifth Cong...

Illus. in: McClees' gallery of photographic portraits of the senators, representatives & delegates of the thirty-fifth Congress... Washington: McClees & Beck, [1859], page 167. Each item includes subject's orig... more

[Unidentified Confederate(?) officer, full-length portrait, standing, with sword in right hand]

[Unidentified Confederate(?) officer, full-length portrait, standing, ...

In album: [U.S. army officers and other persons of the Civil War period / John White Geary, comp. 1861-1865], no. 77, surrogate p. 20 (upper left). Surrogate available as color laser copy in P&P Reading Room.

Portrait of Pvt. Robert Patterson, Company D, 12th Tennessee Infantry, C.S.A.

Portrait of Pvt. Robert Patterson, Company D, 12th Tennessee Infantry,...

Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress) Copy photograph made by LC in 1961 of ambrotype in collection of Mrs. Arend Cude, Washington, D.C. American Memory edition timeline.... more

J.C. Breckinridge C.S.A.

J.C. Breckinridge C.S.A.

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

Breckinridge, CSA

Breckinridge, CSA

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

Lee Mansion - exterior

Lee Mansion - exterior

Title from unverified information on negative sleeve. Credit line: Brady-Handy photograph collection, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division. Purchase; Alice H. Cox and Mary H. Evans; 1954. Gene... more

Great mass meeting to endorse the call of the Legislature of South  Carolina for a state convention to discuss the question of secession from the Union, held at Institute Hall, Charleston, S.C., on Monday, Nov. 12, 1860

Great mass meeting to endorse the call of the Legislature of South Ca...

Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, vol. 11, no. 261 (1860 Nov. 24), pp. 8-9. Reference copy may be in LOT 4421-A. Caption card tracings: ... more

[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.

[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.

[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

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

Gen. Robert E. Lee, C.S.A

Gen. Robert E. Lee, C.S.A

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

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