Album Page, Cartes-de-Visite

Album Page, Cartes-de-Visite

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
album page, cartes-de-visite
date made
ca 1865
assembled
Switzerland
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 29.845 cm x 22.225 cm
images: 3 3/16 in x 2 in; 8.09625 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
PG.71.62.05
accession number
302789
catalog number
71.62.05
subject
Civil War
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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