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Name Confederate Army

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Correspondence - FIC2015.00303.1

Correspondence; handwritten, pencil on onion skin paper; correspondence mentions Federals in Atlanta on Peach Tree road; n/d

Correspondence - FIC2015.00303.2

Correspondence; handwritten, pencilon onion skin paper; correspondence mentions Corinth; signed, "M"

Image of Coat, Frock

Coat, Frock -

Uniform frock coat: double breasted, 9 buttons in each row in groups of three, steel gray wool cloth with buff wool broadcloth piping, no facings, black wool and silk lining in body, unbleached cotton sheeting lining in sleeves, embroidered gold general's insignia backed in buff wool broadcloth on collar, gold sleeve braid, and Confederate staff buttons. The buttons have backmarks, "HT&B / MANCHESTER" and "EXTRA RICH."

Image of Belt, Sword

Belt, Sword -

Belt of black leather with gold thread trim. Rectangular belt plate (a) of gilded brass with applied silver wreath and Army of Tennessee pattern Confederate battle flag.

Image of SWORD

SWORD -

French Pattern 1822 (Model 1860 U. S.) Officers Light Cavalry Saber: single-edged, curved blade with rounded back and rudimentary false edge and two fullers; brass hilt with a knuckle bow and two branches, decorated with a floral scroll at the distal ends of both branches, flowing from an oval guard and terminating at the pommel, decorated with leaves along its forward edge; forward end of guard decorated with fan-shaped floral spray; wood grip with swell in the center covered in shagreen and wound in twisted brass wire. Metal scabbard (.5a) with two suspension rings and large drag.

Image of Scabbard, Sword

Scabbard, Sword -

Metal scabbard with two suspension rings and large drag. For sword (.5).

Image of OVERCOAT

OVERCOAT -

Uniform Overcoat: double-breasted with seven buttons in each row, cadet gray wool kersey with no facings or piping, red flannel lining in body and sleeves, and two slanted exterior pockets at waist. Confederate Staff buttons on the front with backmark, "W. DOWLER / SUPERIOR QUALITY." Cape cuff-size attachment buttons with backmarks, "W. DOWLER / SUPERIOR," "RIVET'D & / SOLDER'D," AND "EXTRA / RICH."

Image of Coat, Frock

Coat, Frock -

Uniform frock coat: double breasted, 9 buttons in each row in groups of three, steel gray wool cloth with buff wool broadcloth piping, no facings, black wool and silk lining in body, unbleached cotton sheating lining in sleeves, embroidered gold general's insignia backed in buff wool broadcloth on collar, gold sleeve braid, and Federal staff buttons with backmark: "EXTRA / QUALITY."

Image of Coat, Frock

Coat, Frock -

Uniform frock coat: double breasted, 9 buttons in each row in groups of three, steel gray wool cloth with buff wool broadcloth piping, no facings, light brown wool and silk lining in body, unbleached cotton sheating lining in sleeves, embroidered gold general's insignia backed in buff wool broadcloth on collar, gold sleeve braid, Confederate staff buttons with backmark, "RIVET'D & SOLDER'D."

Image of SASH

SASH -

Sash of yellow silk with yellow twisted thread fringe tassels at each end.

Image of SWORD

SWORD -

Non-regulation Militia Officer's Sword; straight single edged blade, single broad fuller, etched with floral sprays and military trophies, first 1/3 of blade blued and gilded, engraved "P.D.L"; gilded brass hilt, guard cast with U.S. eagle, quillon terminates in an eagles head, baroque knuckle bow with lions head medallion; helmet pommel, mother of pearl grip. Leather scabbard (.39a) with brass mounts with frog stud.

Scabbard, Sword -

Leather scabbard with brass mounts with frog stud. For sword (.39).

Image of Revolver

Revolver -

Colt Model 1860 Army revolver (believed type I), .44 Cal. 6 shot, 7.5" barrel, one piece walnut grip; fluted cylinder; serial number 2252. Inscribed on the backstrap: "To Gen. J. E. Johnston, U.S.A. from Col. Colt."

Image of Carte-de-Visite - Robert E. Lee

Carte-de-Visite - Robert E. Lee

b/w picture of R.E. Lee, ca. 1850 in Captain of Engineers uniform

Image of Ambrotype - William Wing Loring

Ambrotype - William Wing Loring

Half-plate ambrotype with applied color of a full-length portrait of a man standing, turned slightly to viewer's right, looking at camera, receding hairline, hair curled above ears, moustache and long goatee, cheeks tinted pink; wearing double-breasted uniform frock coat, buttoned, nine gold-tinted buttons visible, standing collar, with insignia of wreath and three stars visible, tinted gold, belt with belt plate and sash around waist, sash looped over belt to the right and hanging down, belt and belt plate tinted gold, shoulder strap from right shoulder down to waist at left, holding empty left sleeve with white cuff and sleeve braid tinted gold, right arm resting on base of column to right,

Image of Carte-de-Visite - James Ewell Brown "JEB" Stuart

Carte-de-Visite - James Ewell Brown "JEB" Stuart

Cdv studio bust portrait of a man, turned, facing camera; hair parted on subject's left side, beard, moustache; wearing double-breasted uniform coat; handwritten on reverse, "Gen. J.E.B. Stuart C.S.A."; printed on reverse, Published by the New York Photographic Co. No 453 Broadway New York"

Image of Carte-de-Visite - Albert Sidney Johnston

Carte-de-Visite - Albert Sidney Johnston

Cdv studio bust portrait of a man, 3/4 pose, facing viewer's left; man has receeding hairline, moustache; wearing United States military double-breasted uniform frock coat, buttoned, with shoulder boards; handwritten on obverse, "Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston;" printed and affixed to obverse, "24"; handwritten on reverse, "Gen. Albert Sidney Johnston C.S.A." Typewritten note with cdv reads, "Ga. Room Case 1 No. 24 Gen Albert Sidney Johnston and copy of "In Memoriam" which was his epetaph, by Charles Dimitry of New York;"

Image of Albumen Print - Louis Trezevant Wigfall

Albumen Print - Louis Trezevant Wigfall

Albumen mounted on card stock; man, standing, full length; hair parted on subject's right side, cut mid-ear length; full beard and moustache; wearing double-breasted civilian coat with tails, unbuttoned; single-breasted vest, buttoned, over shirt with turned down collar, thin horizontal neck tie; loose trousers, right elbow resting on column to subject's right; left arm at side, holding walding stick and something else; watch chain visible at waist; balustrade visible in background; patterned floor; background painted with trees to subject's left; mounted on cardstock, museum identification number "44" adhered to obverse; handwritten on obverse, Hon: Louis T. Wingfall of Texas;

Image of Carte-de-Visite - Richard Stoddert Ewell

Carte-de-Visite - Richard Stoddert Ewell

cdv, oval, bust portrait, 3/4 pose facing to right, looking at camera, in uniform, filigree around oval print.

Image of Carte-de-Visite - Wade Hampton

Carte-de-Visite - Wade Hampton

Cdv studio portratit of a man, seated, from waist up, in uniform, looking to right; the man has a full beard and moustache; subject wears a double-breased uniform jacket, buttoned to the top; collar insignia obscured by beard; shoulder boards visible; applied color to cheeks; handwritten on obverse, "3;" handwritten on reverse, "Wade Hampton;" printed on reverse, "Published by E. & H. T. Anthony, 501 Broadway, New York, Manufacturers of the best Photographic Albums;"