Individual War Scene Photos Have Become Scarce An important Civil War photograph album, assembled for the Comte de Paris, who served on George McClellan’s staff, was donated by the Beth and Stephan Loewentheil Family Photography Collection to Cornell University 265 photographs: over 60 very rare war camp scenes in small format, mainly by Brady and his assistants, including unusual images of military field operations, headquarters and candid officer photos, gun emplacements, ordnance…
Confederate First Sergeant... Union cavalry surrounded a lone Confederate soldier who had no horse and whose clothes were dirty and tattered. A Union officer said to him that it was obvious that he had no wealth and not the means to own slaves. The officer asked: “Why are you fighting this war?” The Confederate answered: “Because you are here.”
A rare image . . . from the look of these soldiers this is a late civil War photo of a battle-hardened company. A company would have started with around 100 men, there were no replacements. After a hard campaign between caualties and disease this is what might be left . . .
Chesapeake and Ohio Railway, Crozet Train Station Albemarle County from Holsinger Studio Collection · Holsinger's Studio (Charlottesville, Va.) · 1890-1938 · Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia.
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Columbiana Co OH. Confederate Gen John Hunt Morgan was captured 26 Jul 1863 along SR 518 bw Gavers and West Point OH, the northernmost point the Confederacy reached during the CW. Morgan led his troops on raids thru KY, IN and OH bf his capture in Columbiana Co in 1863.