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Object Name Ambrotype
Title Raleigh Spinks Camp
Catalog Number 1991.007.00003
Description Quarter-plate ambrotype with applied color; man seated, from waist up, in uniform, turned slightly to viewer's right, looking at camera, hair parted on side, cut mid-ear level, full beard and moustache, cheeks tinted pink, double-breasted uniform frock coat, standing collar, 14 buttons visible, buttoned up and edged in light-colored piping on right side, Hungarian braid visible on left sleeve, hands in lap; non-pareil gilt mat; preserver stamped with simple geometric design; case is leather-covered wood, embossed with weaved design on reverse; obverse [cover] case section missing; brass latches in tact;
Medium Brass/Glass/Leather/Paint/Wood
Studio Unknown
Photographer Unknown
People Camp, Raleigh Spinks
Search Terms Atlanta, Georgia
Battle of Vicksburg
Vicksburg Campaign
Walton County, Georgia
Subjects Ambrotypes
Military officers
Photographic studios