Return To Inner Harbor-chaplain-7/2/1999

Date:
7/2/1999
Creator:
Unknown

US Navy Chaplain Victor Smith leading prayer aboard USS Constellation, during return to Inner Harbor on 7/2/1999.

Description (physical):

8x10

Location:
301 East Pratt Street Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Identifier:
PRG6-1.49
Institution:
USS Constellation Museum

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1864-1870

Four CDV's. Three of which are of CSN officer Captain W. Breedlove Smith. Smith was served aboard the CSS Alabama, and was reported to be the final officer of the Alabama taken out of the water following the ship's defeat to the USS Kearsarge (both of these ships are featured in the Gladstone photo collection, Captain Semmes is also featured. The first image 2004.002.132a is full portrait of well dressed man with mustache and slicked back hair. Image 2004.002.132b is a half portrait of Smith with a white shirt and a black bowtie, he is wearing the same facial hair as Ambrose Burnside, backmark: "Washburn, New Orleans and dates to 1870". Image 2004.002.c is another image of Smith and is wearing the same facial hair as in image 2004.002.132b but neither of 2004.002.132b or 2004.002.132c look like the man in image 2004.002.132a. 2004.002.132c is a vignette of Smith with a dark jacket which is buttoned high on chest. The final image 2004.002.132d is of a baby girl. This image is ID'd in ink as being "Hetty" and has a locket of blonde hair attached to the top left of the image. On the back of 2004.002.132c was taken in Paris following the destruction of the CSS Alabama, and has written on the back: "To my sister in case the one I sent previously shouldn't arrive. Breedlove. Paris July 24th, 1864." 2004.002.132c ("George Great Rex, "Southampton" backmark).

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.002.132 A-D
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Sixth plate of tintype which is taped to the back of a CDV cardstock which has had an oval hole cut at its center. This is the same man in 2004.001.1367. ID'd as being Henry Smith, but without any further ID. Smith is dressed in civilian clothing in this image. This soldier is featured in photos 2004.001.1367 through 2004.001.1373

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.1368
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

One sixth plate tintype with copper frame, which is placed on top of CDV cardstock. ID'd below image as being Henry Smith. No ID to this soldier's unit or state. This soldier is featured in photos 2004.001.1367 through 2004.001.1373

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.1367
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Vignette of a Federal Soldier signed: "Yours with respect N. J. Smith" Image by Sumner and Harris at the Head Quarter General Butler in the Field. Hand tinted. Interesting cravat at neckline.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0905
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1861-1861

Captain James Smith of the Second Rhode Island who died at Bull Run. Commanded Company I at First Bull Run, during the retreat he was cleaved in two by a shell and his body was never recovered. His sword was retrieved.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0189
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1862-1865

Three quarter portrait in profile of Federal General William Farrar Smith (1824-1903). Brady/ Anthony image, w/ pencil ID at front bottom. Referred inside the Army as "Baldy" Smith. Excellent Engineer, won praise while out west earlier in the war from Generals Grant, Sherman and George H. Thomas. Went east and served as Commander of the XVIII Corps under Butler in the Bermuda Hundred Campaign. Criticized Butler as being: "as helpless as a child on the field of battle and as visionary as an opium eater in council." Went on to serve under Meade at Cold Harbor, and also criticized Meade. After suffering from the effects of malaria for a decade, Smith was relieved of his command of the XVIII Corps in July of 1864 and did not return to command. He retired in 1865, and went on to work with cable and telegraph companies. Died in 1903. Image is of Smith from his time as a Major General which he attained on July 4, 1862.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0156
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

ID'd Image of J. Smith Brown with signature in ink on back January 1862. Berdan's Sharpshooters Dedicated to Miss Hamilton. Brown entered service in the First Regiment, US Sharpshooters (Regular Army) as a Private and would eventually rise to the rank of Second Lieutenant. He served in both Company B and then in Company A while with this regiment.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0099
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Carte-de-visite

Date:
1862-1863

Vignette of General Kirby Smith in pen on the front. Act at bottom from post office in Louisiana. Maker's mark on back of Lilienthal's of New Orleans.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2004.001.0084
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier

Swamp Doctor: The Diary Of A Union Surgeon In The Virginia & North Carolina Marshes

Date:
2001
Creator:
Lowry, Thomas P., ed.
Publisher/Studio:
Mechanicsburg, Pa.: Stackpole Books
Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier