[Unidentified girl in mourning dress holding framed photograph of her father as a cavalryman with sword and Hardee hat]
[between 1861 and 1870]
1 photograph : sixth-plate tintype, hand-colored ; 9.5 x 8.4 cm (case)
Title devised by Library staff.
Case: Berg, no. 2-61.
Photo shows a girl holding a framed image of her father. Judging from her necklace, mourning ribbons, and dress, it is likely that her father was killed in the war. (Source: Matthew R. Gross and Elizabeth T. Lewin, 2010)
Gift; Tom Liljenquist; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:105).
Purchased from: Rick Brown, Civil War Show, Chantilly, Virginia, 2007
Published in: Military images, vol. XII, no. 3 (November-December 1990), front cover.
Mourning clothing & dress--1860-1870.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union.
Format: Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.
Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA, hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
Part Of: Ambrotype/Tintype filing series (Library of Congress) (DLC)
Liljenquist Family collection (Library of Congress) (DLC) 2010650519
More information about this collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj
Persistent URL: hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.26863
Call Number: AMB/TIN no. 2012