Album Page, Cartes-de-Visite


The fourth page in the album of cartes-de-visite features portraits of Union figures including Ulysses S. Grant, Major General William Tecumseh Sherman, and Major General Philip H. Sheridan. Some of the portraits contained in this album came from Brady Studios and Alexander Gardner.

Date Made: ca 1865

Location: Currently not on view

Assembled: Switzerland

Subject: Civil War


See more items in: Work and Industry: Photographic History, Civil War, Photography


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: PG.71.62.04Accession Number: 302789Catalog Number: 71.62.04

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_1398220

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