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

[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

 

 

  • rjones0856 3y

    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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