Album Page, Cartes-de-Visite


This is the fifth page in an album of cartes-de-visite portraits of American Civil War figures assembled by the President of Switzerland, Karl Schenk. The cartes-de-visite featured here are Union figures and include Admiral David Farragut, Major General David Hunter who tried the conspirators involved with the assassination of President Lincoln, Brigadier General Marsena Patrick, and Major General Montgomery C. Meigs.

Date Made: ca 1865

Location: Currently not on view

Assembled: Switzerland

Subject: Civil War


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PG.71.62.05Accession Number: 302789Catalog Number: 71.62.05

Object Name: album page, cartes-de-visite

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 29.845 cm x 22.225 cmimages: 3 3/16 in x 2 in; 8.09625 cm x 5.08 cm


Record Id: nmah_1398211

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