Major General Ulysses S. Grant/children Of The Battle Field

Date:
1862-1865
Creator:
Wenderoth, Talyor, & Brown

Photographic copy of 2 CDVs. 1)Maj. General Ulysses S. Grant: Bust portrait of Grant showing him in his uniform. Shoulder straps visible. 2) "Children of the Battlefield": (Front and back): Shows children of Sgt. Humiston, 154th NYS Volunteer Infantry, Frank, Frederick, and Alice. Back of CDV states how the original image was found in the hand of Sgt. Humiston's dead body on the field of Gettysburg, and that all proceeds of sales of the reproduction will benefit his children.

Description (physical):

8x11

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
LMP1.81
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum