Following the American Civil War Sesquicentennial with day by day writings of the time, currently 1863.

Two unidentified soldiers in Union sergeants' uniforms -- in case_thumb


Two unidentified soldiers in Union sergeants’ uniforms


Sixth-plate ambrotype, hand-colored ; 9.6 x 3.4 cm (case)

Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs; Ambrotype/Tintype photograph filing series; Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Record page for image is here.


digital file from original itemNote – This image has been digitally adjusted for one or more of the following:

    • fade correction,
    • color, contrast, and/or saturation enhancement
    • selected spot and/or scratch removal
    • cropped for composition and/or to accentuate subject matter
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Civil War Portrait 075

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