Front cover image for Civil War collection

Civil War collection

Significant images, both Union and Confederate, include Robert Anderson, Pierre G.T. Beauregard, John C. Breckinridge, Simon Bolivar Buckner, John Breckinridge Castleman, Jefferson Davis, Basil Duke, Ulysses S. Grant, John Bell Hood, Joseph Hooker, Stonewall Jackson, Robert E. Lee, Abraham Lincoln, George G. Meade, John Hunt Morgan, and William Preston. Other Civil War items include a mounted group of cartes de visite of Union "Western Generals," and an album of halftone illustrations of Confederate officers published by the American Chicle Co. in the 1920s. The print collection includes engravings and lithographs of Civil War officers, a map of the Gettysburg battlefield, a lithograph of Union prisoners in Camp Sumter, Andersonville, Ga., and a lithograph of the camp of the Third Kentucky Infantry, CSA, at Corinth, Miss., from a painting by Conrad Wise Chapman
Archival Material, English, uuuu
Pictorial works
Access at The Filson Historical Society, Special Collections Department only