Carte-de-visite

Vignette General Meade. Commander of the Army of the Republic at the Battle of Gettysburg. Spent much of 1864 and 1865 under Grant.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0391
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Brady/ Anthony image of General George McClellan. Seated with sword in left hand.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0162
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Brady Anthony image of General McClellan and his staff. ID'd at bottom.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0151
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Vignette of General Meade. It is ID'd not signed by Meade on front in pencil. Signed in ink on backside: George G. Meade Maj Gen'l U. S. Army Commanding Army Potomac. Gallery information on backside with pricing list.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0094
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Half portrait of General Bayard. Seated with puffy cheeks. ID'd below photo. On back is ID in pencil: Killed at Fredricksburg December 14, 1864. Killed by poison arrow in the cheek.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0093
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1861-1863

Portrait of a seated federal Second Lieutenant George Rice, signed on back in pencil. ID'd to Company I Second Heavy Artillery. State is not specified. Dismissed January 26, 1864. Unique sideburns and shoulder straps. Maker's mark Andrew's, Artist, Davis and Company Boston. Unique in that the artist is specified.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0053
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Print

Date:
1861
Creator:
W. Morris Smith

Albumen print of four Robinson brothers from New York in uniform. One seated on either side, two standing in center, all are wearing federal jackets. Plain backdrop. Print is rounded at upper corners, print itself is 5 9/16" x 7 1/2". Plain border around image. Brothers were identified on back of frame as being from left to right, James, George, Thomas, and Samuel Robinson. George was killed at the Battle of the Wilderness. Five cent George Washington revenue stamp affixed to the reverse. Frame store on shelf 25.

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
1994.002.261
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Documents

Date:
1864-1864

Communication from the Attorney General dated January 9, 1864. Containing an estimate of an additional sum required by the Department of Justice. Richmond. The Confederate Government by this point in the war was still trying to function as a functioning bureaucracy. Message from Attorney General George Davis asks for additional money for the Department of Justice court expenses and salaries. Captured handstamped: "Rebel Archives".

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.245
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier