Turn Them Out To Die Like A Mule

Date:
1995
Creator:
Priest, John Michael
Publisher/Studio:
Leesburg, VA: Gauley Mount Press
Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Letters Home

Date:
1993
Creator:
Reid-Green, Marcia
Publisher/Studio:
Lincoln, NE: University of Nebraska Press
Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1862-1863

Half portrait of a soldier Harvey Hersey from Calis Vermont. Hersey was a Chaplain in the Seventeenth Maine from August 23, 1862 to 1/28/63 when he was discharged for disability. Identified at bottom in pencil. Is wearing wide-brimmed hat with First Corps badge on hat. He is wearing and overcoat and his frock coat is clasped with a cloth band. Shirt might be plaid. Interesting beard. Photographed by Opperman at the Wolf Gallery of Alexandria Virginia.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0033
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1861-1864

Oval portrait of a Federal Artillery soldier. Henry C. Straights of the Nineteenth Connecticut Infantry regiment. ID'd on back with signature in blue ink. Killed at Cold Harbor on June 1, 1864

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0071
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Image of a lithograph of Henry Clay (1777-1852) who was one of the most prominent Politicians of the early half of the Nineteenth Century. US senator of Virginia Ca. 1808-1810 proponent for the War of 1812. From 1811 was Speaker of the House of Representatives. Defended the Presidency against charges made by Federalists. Helped negotiate peace with Britain in 1813. Treaty of Ghent signed in December of 1814. Failed in Presidential bid in 1824. Secretary of State Under John Quincy Adams. President of the American Colonization Society which worked to return freed slaves to Liberia. Whig leader through Jackson's presidency. Ran for President again in 1832, but lost badly. Lost the 1840 nomination for the Whig Party for President. Lost nomination as Whig nominee again in 1848. Prominent political figure following the Mexican War. By March 1851 his health had begun to impaired.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0969
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Assistant Paymaster Henry Gerrand

Date:
1862-1872
Creator:
Unknown

Bust portrait of Assistant Paymaster Henry Gerrand.

Description (physical):

8x11

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
LMP1.35
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum