Carte-de-visite

Vignette of Major Anderson in profile. Surrendered Fort Sumter in 1861. Later became General.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0405
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

CDV of the two side of the Sumter medal which was awarded by the New York Chamber of Commerce. Major Robert Anderson on one side and Lady Liberty raising the flag over Fort Sumter.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0605
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Print, Photographic

Date:
1861-1861
Creator:
George S. Cook

Image of Major Robert Anderson who served as Commanding officer at Fort Sumpter at Charleston South Carolina. Image taken while at Charleston S.C. Identified as General Anderson. Image dated as being taken on February 9, 1861.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.1439
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Print, Photographic

Patriotic button with a photo of Major Robert Anderson on the face. The image is of an early war image of Anderson which was taken while he was the Commanding Officer at Fort Sumpter.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.1445
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Newspaper

Date:
1865-1865

The New Orleans Times from March 5, 1865 Eight Page Folio. Front page news includes the inauguration of Louisiana Governor Wells as the new Governor. Article inside on General Anderson raising the same Federal Flag over Fort Sumter that he was forced to take down four years earlier. Editorial concerns the possibility of 200,000 negroes serving in the Confederate Army. Also includes a long letter from New Orleans Archbishop John Mary Odis is included in its entirety.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.006
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier