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Addressed to Mr. James G. Blauvelt, Nanuett Post Office, Rockland County, New York; postmarked; bears 3 cent stamp. Collection: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress) Date Created/Published: N.Y. : C. Magnus, 12 Frankfort St. ; 1862 June 22. This envelope and additional information may be found here at the Library of [...]

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From Library of Congress: Fair Oaks, Va., vicinity. Gen. George Stoneman and staff June 1862 Photographed by James F. Gibson Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003000075/PP/

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From Library of Congress: Caption from negative sleeve: Major Robertson's Battery of horse Artillery, near Richmond, June 1862. Photographed by James F. Gibson Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image:  [...]

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Officers of Battery C, 3rd U.S. Artillery. L-R: Meinell, Gibson, Pendleton, and Fuller. (names from Wikipedia) Wikipedia: The Horse Artillery Brigade of the Army of the Potomac was a brigade of various batteries of horse artillery during the American Civil War. From Library of Congress: Title: Fair Oaks, Va., vicinity. Capt. Horatio G. Gibson (second [...]

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Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0057 Title from Milhollen and Mugridge. Corresponding print is in LOT 4175. Forms part of Civil War glass negative collection (Library of Congress). Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 [...]

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From Library of Congress: Gen. J.E.B. Stuart's raid around McClellan, June 1862 Henry Alexander Ogden copyright  1900, Jones Bros. Pub. Co. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/93504431/

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From Wikipedia: The Horse Artillery Brigade of the Army of the Potomac was a brigade of various batteries of horse artillery during the American Civil War. Made up almost entirely of individual, company-strength batteries from the Regular Army’s five artillery regiments, the Horse Artillery operated under the command umbrella of the Cavalry Corps. The Horse [...]

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Title: Fair Oaks, Va., vicinity. Quarles house, where many dead were buried. June 1862 Photographer: George N. Barnard Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003000071/PP/

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Title: Fair Oaks, Virginia (vicinity). Gen. George Stoneman, U.S.A. June 1862 Photographed by James F. Gibson Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003005790/PP/ Wikipedia:  George Stoneman, Jr. (August 8, [...]

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Title: Richmond, Va., vicinity. 1st New York Pettit's Battery, Artillery. June 1862 Photographed by James F. Gibson Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/bcw2003000004/PP/

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The battle of Cross Keys--Sunday June 7th 1862--Genl. Fremont and Genl. Jackson Forbes recorded the date on the drawing as Sunday June 7, 1862.  It was Sunday, but the date was June 8. Artist: Edwin Forbes. Part of Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA [...]

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March of Genl. Fremont's army through the woods in pursuit of Jackson. 1862 June 7. Artist: Edwin Forbes. Part of Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2004661891/

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Title: Richmond, Va., vicinity. Engineers building corduroy road. June 1862 Photographer: David B. Woodbury Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and [...]

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The army of General Fremont crossing the north fork of the Shenandoah at Mt. Jackson – Pursuit of Stonewall Jackson 1862 June 5. Artist: Edwin Forbes. Part of Morgan collection of Civil War drawings. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2004661889/

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Title: Fair Oaks, Va., vicinity. Fort Richardson and adjacent encampment. [This was a temporary fort.  A more permanent Fort Richardson was part of the defenses of Washington City, with much more impressive weaponry.  A stereograph from this negative, identifies the battery as “Knapp Pa. Battery, Fair Oaks, Va.” along with the name “William Pinkerton”, both [...]

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Signed lower right: Alf R. Waud. Title inscribed below image. Inscribed on verso: After the Battle of Fair Oaks, Va. June 3rd 1862. No II 8. Published in: Harper's Weekly, July 19, 1862, p. 453. Part of Morgan collection of Civil War drawings.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record [...]

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John W. Anthony of Company B, 11th Virginia Infantry Regiment, Southern Guards Photograph shows identified soldier, John W. Anthony, who enlisted in Company I, 2nd Virginia Cavalry Regiment, and then in Company B, 11th Virginia Infantry Regiment, as a private and was later promoted to sergeant. A letter from John W. Anthony to Ma, Pa [...]

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Title: A group of "contrabands" Summary: Stereograph showing a group of slaves including men, women and children gathered outside a building at the Foller Plantation in Cumberland Landing, Pamunkey Run, Virginia. Photographed by James F. Gibson. Part of Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record [...]

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Burned by the Federal Navy when evacuated in 1861, Gosport Shipyard was burned again on May 10, 1862 when the Confederates left on May 10, 1862. It was the third time the shipyard had been burned, the first time by the British in 1779. Photo is from 1864. Photographed by James F. Gibson. Part of [...]

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Click on image to view larger version. Caption from negative sleeve: Hdq. Gen. McClellan Camp Winfield Scott, in front of Yorktown, May 7, 1862. Photographed by James F. Gibson. Part of Civil War glass negative collection.  Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA Record page for this image: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003005786/PP/

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