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Photograph of Army Officers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1848

A single stereograph of United States Army officers during the American Civil War. The photo was taken by noted Civil War photographer Alexander Gardner in 1861. Eleven men are shown in the photos, some sitting and some standing. All are dressed in full military regalia. It is possible that George McClellan appears in the photographs; the photographer Alexander Gardner was an honorary captain on the staff of McClellan in 1861. The bottom of the photographs reads "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1861, by Alex Gardner, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia."

Dates

  • 1861

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

A single stereograph of United States Army officers during the American Civil War. The photo was taken by noted Civil War photographer Alexander Gardner in 1861.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480