Captain John W. Barney

Description
Captain John W. Barney, carte-de-visite, by Garrett's, Wilmington, Delaware, c.1860s
John W. Barney’s promotions were well documented as he rose in rank with the 1st Delaware Volunteers. On March 3, 1863, Barney was appointed to the position of sergeant major of Company F. On June 23, 1864, Barney was rose to second lieutenant of Company B. On September 4, 1864, he was advanced to first lieutenant. John Barney’s last promotion occurred on January 1, 1865, when he was promoted to the role of captain for Company B.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
carte-de-visite
Object Type
Carte-Visite
date made
1861-1865
depicted (sitter)
Barney, John W.
maker
Garrett's
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 2 3/8 in; 10.16 cm x 5.9944 cm
place made
United States: Delaware, Wilmington
ID Number
PG*3955E
catalog number
3955E
accession number
117896
subject
Seville Collection
Civil War
Photography
event
Civil War
Battle of Antietam, 1862
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Seville Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of M.W Seville
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