Daguerreotype Of Brigadier General Turner Ashby, C.s.a.

Date:
June 1862

CASED DAGUERREOTYPE OF BRIGADIER GENERAL TURNER ASHBY, C.S.A. IMAGE BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN TAKEN AFTER DEATH, JUNE 6, 1862, NEAR HARRISONBURG, VA. WOOD FRAME CASE WITH EMBOSSED LEATHER EXTERIOR (WORN & TAPED AT EDGES); BRASS CLASP; RED VELVET INTERIOR COVER LINING; GOLD INTERIOR FRAME, OVAL GLASS PLATE IMAGE. Origin: VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Metal, Wood, Glass. L: 7.6, W: 6.5, T 1.5 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 840
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park