[Unidentified sailor in Union uniform with pistol] (LOC)

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    [Unidentified sailor in Union uniform with pistol]

    [between 1861 and 1865]

    1 photograph : sixth-plate tintype ; 9.5 x 8.5 cm (case)

    Notes:
    Title devised by Library staff.
    Case: Berg, no. 3-162.
    Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (D 062).
    Purchased from: Ryan M. Cooper Nautical Antiques, Yarmouth Port, Maine, 2011.
    Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress).

    Subjects:
    United States.--Navy--People--1860-1870.
    Sailors--Union--1860-1870.
    Military uniforms--Union--1860-1870.
    United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union.

    Format: Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
    Tintypes--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) 2010650518
    Liljenquist Family collection (Library of Congress) (DLC) 2010650519

    More information about this collection is available at hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.lilj

    Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/ppmsca.31449

    Call Number: AMB/TIN no. 2692

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    1. rjones0856 37 months ago | reply

      The pistol must be for shooting rats on board ship :) Looks kind of puny compared to what the other guys are flashing around here.

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