Colonel John E. Bendix

Description
Colonel John E. Bendix, carte-de-visite made by A.A Turner, New York, c. 1860s
John E. Bendix served with the 10th New York Volunteers. At age forty-three, he was mustered in as a colonel on September 2, 1861, in New York City, for two years of service. During the December 13, 1862, Battle of Fredericksburg in Virginia, Bendix received a shell wound, and Capt. Salmon Winchester assumed command of the Tenth New York Volunteers. Bendix was later mustered out of service on May 7, 1863, in New York City.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
carte-de-visite
photograph
Object Type
Carte-Visite
date made
1861-1865
depicted (sitter)
Bendix, John E.
graphic artist
Turner, A. A.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 2 13/32 in; 10.16 cm x 6.096 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
PG*3955S
catalog number
3955S
accession number
117896
subject
Seville Collection
Photography
Civil War
event
Battle of Antietam, 1862
Civil War
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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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