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