1860s

1860s Photo Civil War Confederate Navy / Sailor not Soldier Armed with Knife

1860s Photo Civil War Confederate Navy / Sailor not Soldier Armed with KnifeRare original circa 1861 sixth-plate ambrotype of a CSA sailor. The very tips of his collar are painted… To me it looks like the left one is gold and the right is silver. In addition, he is wearing a large gold pinky ring, […]



1860′s Ruby Ambrotype 1/4 plate Civil War Post-Mortem Antique Photograph 060

1860′s Ruby Ambrotype 1/4 plate Civil War Post-Mortem Antique Photograph 0601860′s – Ruby Ambrotype – Possible Post-Mortem. 1/4 plate with Thermoplastic Union Constitution Case. Perplexing and Unique pose. Nothing about this Civil War photograph is’normal’ – hands and arms are positioned strangely, eyes of both men look vacant and unfocused, and when the mat is […]



1860s CIVIL WAR CDV ALBUM IMPORTANT UNION GENERALS & COMMANDERS 18 IMAGES

1860s CIVIL WAR CDV ALBUM IMPORTANT UNION GENERALS & COMMANDERS 18 IMAGESWe have just acquired a massive collection of early photographic images from the estate of a New York doctor. For the past 60 years, he bought and acquired images from antique shops, flea markets and privately, through acquaintances. There are thousands of images that […]



1860′s Ruby Ambrotype 1/4 plate Civil War Post-Mortem Antique Photograph 060

1860′s Ruby Ambrotype 1/4 plate Civil War Post-Mortem Antique Photograph 0601860′s – Ruby Ambrotype – Possible Post-Mortem. 1/4 plate with Thermoplastic Union Constitution Case. Perplexing and Unique pose. Nothing about this Civil War photograph is’normal’ – hands and arms are positioned strangely, eyes of both men look vacant and unfocused, and when the mat is […]



1860s Photo Civil War Confederate Navy / Sailor not Soldier Armed with Knife

1860s Photo Civil War Confederate Navy / Sailor not Soldier Armed with KnifeRare original circa 1861 sixth-plate ambrotype of a CSA sailor. The very tips of his collar are painted… To me it looks like the left one is gold and the right is silver. In addition, he is wearing a large gold pinky ring, […]