Carte-de-visite

Date:
1862-1865

Carte-de-Visite of Walter Burnham. Bust portrait in uniform jacket, semi-side profile. Curly hair and beard. Gray background on right of image. "First Lieut-Walter Burnham/Co. I" written at bottom. Bronze-line powder border around edges. On reverse, "Cpt. Walter Burnham/as of Feb. 4, 1865/Brevet Major Jan. 23 1865/2nd Connecticut/Heavy Artillery/ Cold Harbor/Petersburg/Opequan/Fishers Hill/Cedar Creek/K659893F43." On right side, Burnham/New Preston and illegible name.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
1998.065.009
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier