Tintype Of William L. Paxton

Date:
1861

TINTYPE OF WILLIAM L. PAXTON, CPL., CO. I (LIBERTY HALL VOLUNTEERS), 4TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY, IN TOOLED LEATHER HINGED CASE WITH BRASS FASTENING CLIP. PAXTON POSED IN CIVILIAN ATTIRE, SEATED WITH HANDS FOLDED ON LAP. (WM. PAXTON KIA 21 JULY 1861 AT MANASSAS.) Origin: ROCKBRIDGE, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Glass , Leather.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1379
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Alexander, Edward Porter

Date:
July 1861
Creator:
E.P. Alexander

SKETCHED MAP TITLED: BATTLE OF BULL'S RUN (FOUGHT JULY 18TH 1861)"DRAWN IN INK BY CAPTAIN E.P. ALEXANDER, SHOWING ARTILLERY & INFANTRY POSITIONS BETWEEN MITCHELL'S & BLACKBURN'S FORDS ALONG BULL RUN. EDGES TORN, OLD FOLD MARKS, CELOPHANE TAPE APPLIED TO BACK AS REINFORCEMENT. Origin: PRINCE WILLIAM, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Paper. L: 19.8, W: 26.8 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1504
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Cased Tintype Showing Members Of Paxton Family & Their Teacher

Date:
c. 1861

CASED TINTYPE SHOWING MEMBERS OF PAXTON FAMILY & THEIR TEACHER. GOLD FRAMED TINTYPE ENCLOSED IN RED VELVET LINED, BROWN EMBOSSED LEATHER CASE. 2 BRASS LOCKING HOOKS. CLOTH TAPE ON CASE BACK IDENTIFIES 5 OF 6 PERSONS IN PHOTO: STANDING (l-r): UNIDENTIFIED FEMALE, JOS. S. PAXTON, COUSIN FANNIE BLACK; SITTING (l-r): MARY V. PAXTON, MR. DARNALL (TEACHER), BETTIE PAXTON. (RELATIVES OF WM. L. PAXTON, CO. I, 4TH VA INF, KIA 21 JULY 1861. SEE CAT # 1379) Origin: ROCKBRIDGE, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Glass, Leather, Metal. L: 9.5, W: 12 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1715
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Portrait Of Benjamin Porter Paxton

Date:
c. 1860

PORTRAIT OF BENJAMIN PORTER PAXTON, BROTHER OF WM. PAXTON, UNCLE TO WM. L. PAXTON, CO. I, 4TH VIRGINIA INFANTRY. GOLD FRAMED & ENCLOSED IN BURGUNDY VELVET LINED, LEATHER CASE. ONE BRASS LOCKING CLASP. CLOTH TAPE ON CASE BACK IDENTIFIES THE SUBJECT, A MIDDLE AGED MAN IN CIVILIAN ATTIRE. Origin: ROCKBRIDGE, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Glass, Leather, Metal. L: 9.2, W: 8 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1716
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

View Of Beverley Mill & Other Structures At Thoroughfare Gap

Date:
c. 1889

VIEW OF BEVERLEY MILL & OTHER STRUCTURES AT THOROUGHFARE GAP, C.1889. BLACK & WHITE, FADED; MOUNTED ON CARDBOARD BACKING. Origin: VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Paper. L: 13, W: 21.5 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1779
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Beverley'S Old Mill (Upper Mill) At Thoroughfare Gap

Date:
c. 1890

BEVERLEY'S OLD MILL (UPPER MILL) AT THOROUGHFARE GAP, C.1890.BLACK & WHITE; MOUNTED ON CARDBOARD BACKING. Origin: VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Paper. L: 11.5, W: 20 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1780
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Stereo Photograph Of General Thomas J. (Stonewall) Jackson'S Horse, Old Sorrel

Date:
c. 1887
Creator:
W.W. Roster

STEREO PHOTOGRAPH OF GENERAL THOMAS J. (STONEWALL) JACKSON'S HORSE, OLD SORREL (ALSO KNOWN AS "LITTLE SORREL"), TAKEN AT THE SOLDIERS HOME IN RICHMOND, VA. SHORTLY BEFORE THE HORSE DIED ON MARCH 16, 1886. PRINTED LABEL PASTED ON BACK OF PHOTOGRAPH STATES THE HORSE DIED AT THE SOLDIERS' HOME IN NOVEMBER, 1887. LABEL SIGNED BY CAPT. J.R. ROSSER, LIBRARIAN. Origin: RICHMOND, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Paper. H: 10.8, W: 16.5 Cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1925
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

VMI Cadet Tailcoat Worn By Charles R. Norris (co. B, 27th Va Inf.) When Killed 21 July 1861

Date:
c. 1860
Creator:
Vanderslice

VMI CADET TAILCOAT WORN BY CHARLES R. NORRIS (CO. B, 27TH VA INF.) WHEN KILLED 21 JULY 1861. SINGLE BREASTED; STAND UP COLLAR; CADET GRAY WOOL TRIMMED WITH BLACK BRAID; PADDED FRONT WITH RED LINING; WHITE COTTON SLEEVE LINING; GILT/BRASS VMI CADET BUTTONS (BACKMARK: R&W ROBINSON, EAGLE) IN 3 ROWS DOWN FRONT (TOP CENTER & LEFT COLLAR MISSING);2 BUTTONS EACH AT BACK WAIST & ON TAILS; NO CUFF BUTTONS; LABEL INSIDE COLLAR: WIGHT";ENTRY WOUND HOLE THROUGH FRONT LEFT SHOULDER AREA; EXTENSIVE MOTH DAMAGE." Origin: LEXINGTON, VIRGINIA.

Description (physical):

Material: Wool, Cotton, Brass. H: 76 cm, W: 42 cm, D: 24 cm.

Location:
12521 Lee Highway Manassas, Virginia 20109
Identifier:
MANA 1966
Institution:
Manassas National Battlefield Park

Portrait Of Edmund Randolph

Date:
1888
Creator:
Albert Rosenthal
Publisher/Studio:
Philadelphia

Etched from the original painting in the State House in Richmond, Virginia. Randolph served as governor of Virginia at the time of the Constitutional Convention, served as a delegate, and had a major role in convincing George Washington to attend.

Description (physical):

H: 11 1/8", W: 7 1/4"

Location:
Gaithersburg, Maryland
Identifier:
2010.0001.0008
Institution:
American Heritage Archives

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