Civil War

A Horse Called Cincinnati: 1865

A Horse Called Cincinnati: 1865

Union General Ulysses Simpson Grant's horse named Cincinnati, at City Point, Virginia, March 1865. LOC original medium: wet collodion stereograph glass negative.

Black Civil War Soldiers: 1860s

Black Civil War Soldiers: 1860s

Civil War portrait of two unidentified African American Union soldiers in uniform. Photo taken between 1860 and 1870. Photographer unknown. William A. Gladstone collection. LOC original medium: quarter-plate tintype photograph.

Awesome Civil War Mutton Chops: 1860s

Awesome Civil War Mutton Chops: 1860s

General Elisha G. Marshall, 14th New York Heavy Artillery, between 1860 and 1870. Historical photo provided by LOC. Original medium: wet collodion glass negative.

Civil War General Richmond: 1860s

Civil War General Richmond: 1860s

Union General L. Richmond portrait. Photo taken between 1860 and 1870. LOC original medium: wet collodion glass negative.

Confederate Veteran Duffey: 1925

Confederate Veteran Duffey: 1925

Sergeant Edward S. Duffey of Middleburg, Virginia. Portrait with rifle, 1925. Serg. Duffey fought with Confederate General James Longstreet. LOC original medium: glass negative.

2nd Bull Run Bridge: 1862

2nd Bull Run Bridge: 1862

Union men building a bridge across the north fork of the Rappahannock River, vicinity of Fauquier Sulphur Springs, Virginia. Photograph from the main eastern theater of the war, 2nd Battle of Bull Run. Photo taken in August 1862 by photographer Timothy H. O'Sullivan. LOC original medium: wet collodion stereograph glass negative.

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