Finding aid for the War of the Rebellion Albums

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Rand, Arnold A,.
Title: War of the Rebellion Albums
Dates: 1861-1865
Extent: 4.50 linear feet (15 containers)
Abstract: the collection consists of disassembled photograph albums containing images pertaining to the American Civil War. Included are images of battles and battlefields, including troops, headquarters, entrenchments, and buildings; transportation, including bridges, railroads, and supply methods; guns and artillery; camps and camp life; military and field hospitals; forts; gunboats, warships, and other views of the Navy; civilian scenes, including cities and towns, courthouses, sanitary fairs, hospitals, churches, and depots; and cemeteries. Some of the photographs were taken by Mathew B. Brady (ca. 1822-1896) and Alexander Gardner (1821-1882).
PG Number PG 358
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English