Carte-de-visite

Political Cartoon image of Jefferson Davis being captured in drag. One of the most widely believed myths concerning the war. Actually captured wearing a shawl. Captured near Macon Georgia

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0271
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Political Cartoon image of Jefferson Davis being captured in drag. One of the most widely believed myths concerning the war. Actually captured wearing a shawl. Captured near Macon Georgia

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0270
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Political Cartoon image of Jefferson Davis being captured in drag. One of the most widely believed myths concerning the war. Actually captured wearing a shawl. Captured near Macon Georgia

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0260
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Political Cartoon image of Jefferson Davis being captured in drag. One of the most widely believed myths concerning the war. Actually captured wearing a shawl. Captured near Macon Georgia

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0282
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1861-1861

Early war Confederate image of unidentified lady. Early war images were often framed by gold borders. These images helped to place a face on the war for civilians.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0293
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Newspaper

Date:
1864-1864

The Memphis Daily Appeal printed at Atlanta Georgia on May 1, 1864. Article on the capture of Fort Pillow by General Nathan Bedford Forrest. Another article "Victory in the Trans-Mississippi Department". Reports that Union General Banks was defeated and heading towards Natchez. Also rebel General Price was reported to have beaten General Steele in Arkansas. "In more sobering news, President Jefferson Davis' son Joseph was killed in a fall at the Executive Mansion. Rare Confederate Newspaper printed in Atlanta because of the capture of Western Tennessee.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.013
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Outdoor image of Jefferson Davis' House. Photo equipment in the foreground.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0952
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Three quarter portrait of Surgeon William H. Davis of the 33rd Regt. and 4th Pennsylvania Regiments

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0643
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Political Cartoon image of Jefferson Davis being captured in drag. One of the most widely believed myths concerning the war. Actually captured wearing a shawl. Captured near Macon Georgia

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0269
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Political Cartoon image of Jefferson Davis being captured in drag. One of the most widely believed myths concerning the war. Actually captured wearing a shawl. Captured near Macon Georgia

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0268
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier