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Object Name Carte-de-Visite
Title The Alabama in Chase
Catalog Number FIC2009.02869
Description Cdv. Three masted ship in full sail. 1st National pattern flag (tinted), another ship visible on left hand side in distance.
Adhered to paper, obverse reads, "COnfederate Cruiser '290' or 'Alabama'" on CDV and "Known as the 290 / Admiral Semmes Commander. / (This photograph bought in Canada in 1864)"
Medium CDV
Photographer Premium Photographic Gallery. R. Wearn, Artist, 170 Main Street, Columbia, S. C.
People Semmes, Raphael
Search Terms Confederate States Navy
Subjects Art
Paintings
Portraits
Portrait paintings
Navy
Ships
War