Monday, November 30, 2015
Ulysses S. Grant Posing With Family Members, Entourage, and Locals at the Karnak Temple Complex in Egypt (1870's)
Ulysses S. Grant (wearing pith helmet) posing with family members, entourage, and locals at the Karnak Temple Complex in Egypt, c. 1877.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Union Soldiers Wounded at the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House at a Field Hospital in the Yard of the Marye House in Fredericksburg, Virginia (1864)
Union soldiers wounded at the Battle of Spotsylvania Court House at a field hospital in the yard of the Marye House in Fredericksburg, Virginia, May 1864. Attributed to a photographer employed by Mathew Brady. From Miller's Photographic History of the Civil War.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Two portraits of Union soldier Thaddeus Whipple taken 44 years apart in 1862 and 1906. He served as a musician with Company E of the 13th Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. From the book Pictorial History Thirteenth Regiment Vermont Volunteers War of 1861-1865.
Friday, November 27, 2015
Portrait of a group of men playing dominoes possibly at a hospital in France, c. 1850's. Attributed to Pierre Ambroise Richebourg. Animated time-lapse stereoview.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Portrait of Employees of H and M Haynes, a Company Which Made Harnesses and Carriages, Posing With Their Tools in Sturbridge, Massachusetts (1863)
Portrait of employees of H and M Haynes, a company which made harnesses and carriages, posing with their tools in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, 1863.
Two Portraits of Union Soldiers Posing in Front of a Hut in an Unidentified Winter Camp During the Civil War
Two portraits of Union soldiers posing in front of a hut in an unidentified winter camp during the Civil War. Attributed to Mathew Brady.
Monday, November 23, 2015
A column of Belgian lancers in an unidentified city during World War 1.
Sunday, November 22, 2015
A Man Posing With the Tombstone of Aaron Burr in Princeton Cemetery in Princeton, New Jersey (1850′s)
A man posing with the tombstone of Aaron Burr in Princeton Cemetery in Princeton, New Jersey, c. 1850′s. By Frederick De Bourg Richards.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Portrait of Union Soldier Almus Stevens Who Served With Company B of the 13th Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment During the Civil War (1862)
Portrait of Union soldier Almus Stevens posing with a revolver, 1862. He served with Company B of the 13th Vermont Volunteer Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. From the book Pictorial History Thirteenth Regiment Vermont Volunteers War of 1861-1865.
The body of a dead Russian in the Carpathian Mountains on the Eastern Front during World War 1.