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Signalmen of Rear Admiral John A. Dahlgren’s flagship receiving a message from the Georgia shore. Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Rare Photos, Shorpy Historical Photos, Historical Pictures, Rear Admiral, America Civil War, Civil War Photos

Message Received: 1865 high-resolution photo

Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images

a Union cavalry soldier This picture is a typical Union Cavalry Trooper. My G-Great Grandfather Caleb Chance, Tenn Cav; Us History, American History, Ancient History, War Image, America Civil War, Civil War Photos, Le Far West, Military History, Military Art

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A blog of History, Literature, all which Pertains, and Late Night Rambling

Abner Monroe “I shall come out of this fight a live major general or a dead brigadier.” A South Carolinian, Perrin was a Confederate General in the Army of Northern Virginia. He fought in the Seven Days Battles, Second Bull Run. Confederate States Of America, America Civil War, Confederate Leaders, Mexican American War, American History, Southern Heritage, Southern Style, Major General, Military History

A Live Major General Or A Dead Brigadier

Confederate General Abner Monroe Perrin was killed at the Battle of Spotsylvania May 12th 1864. Abner Monroe Perrin was born February 2nd 1827 in Edgefield, South Carolina. He was a Lieutenant and served in the infantry during the Mexican American War. After the war was over Perrin studied for and took up a law practice in 1854. When the Civil War started Perrin joined the 14th South Carolina as their Captain. The 14th was part of Confederate Brigadier General Maxcy Gregg’s Light Division…

 Powell Co. G "the Caswell Rifles" NC State Troops, NC State Volunteers, died of Typhoid Pneumonia June 1862 in Danville, Virginia Civil War Books, Civil War Art, American Civil War, American History, War Image, Civil War Photos, Danville Virginia, Historical Pictures, Troops

Pvt. John H. Powell Co. G "the Caswell Rifles" 22nd NC State Troops, 12th NC State Volunteers, died of Typhoid Pneumonia June 1862 in Danville, Virginia

 Enlisted in Co I, Tennessee Cavalry (Union) in 1863 at age Wounded and captured by Confederates under Nathan Bedford Forrest in 1864 and sent to Cahaba prison. He survived the Sultana explosion. Us History, American History, Mexican American, American War, John Harrison, Civil War Art, Confederate Flag, War Photography, America Civil War

Revolted States

John Harrison Simpson. Enlisted in Co I, 3rd Tennessee Cavalry (Union) in 1863 at age 15. Wounded and captured by Confederates under Nathan Bedford Forrest in 1864 and sent to Cahaba prison. Survived...

 Edward Hatch Iowa: In 1863 General Grant established a cavalry division… American Soldiers, American Civil War, American History, Native American, Us History, Black History, Ancient History, Army Girlfriend, Union Army

Edward Hatch - Wikipedia

Edward Hatch (December 22, 1832 – April 11, 1889) born in Bangor, Maine, was a soldier who served as a general in the Union Army during the American Civil War. He served under General Ulysses S. Grant in the South. After commanding the entire cavalry division in the Army of the Tennessee, he was made brigadier general in early 1864. After the war he became the first commander of the 9th Cavalry Regiment, a Buffalo soldier regiment with African-American troops commanded by white officers.

Captain Houston B. Lowrie, North Carolina State Troops, Killed in Action… dmw American Revolutionary War, American Civil War, American History, Ww1 History, Ancient History, Battle Of Antietam, Civil War Books, Confederate States Of America, Killed In Action

Civil War Sesquicentennial

Active between 2011 and the spring of 2015, the North Carolina Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee worked to commemorate the richness, diversity and significance of the state’s participation in and contributions to the American Civil War.

Paul Lynch Lee was the Lieutenant Colonel, or second-in-command of the Arkansas Infantry Regiment (Johnson's) during the regment's service at Port Hudson. He had previously been the Major of the regiment, Confederate States Of America, America Civil War, Camden Arkansas, Civil Wars, War Image, Civil War Photos, Military Personnel, Native American Indians, American History

Paul Lynch Lee was the Lieutenant Colonel, or second-in-command of the 15th Arkansas Infantry Regiment (Johnson's) during the regment's service at Port Hudson. He had previously been the Major of the regiment,

Joseph Wellington Crunkleton, who was born on February in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on May in Macon County North Carolina. He fought for the Confederacy in the American Civil War, serving with the North Carolina Cavalry. Confederate States Of America, Confederate Flag, Military Art, Military History, American Civil War, American History, Us History, History Photos, Civil War Photos

Joseph Crunkleton

My great-great-great-great-great grandfather, Joseph Wellington Crunkleton, who was born on Feb 2, 1835 in Burke County, North Carolina. He died on May 1, 1900 in Macon County, North Carolina. He fought for the Confederacy in the Civil War, serving as a member of the 1st North Carolina Cavalry. Also, that facial hair is bad-ass. Bad. Ass.

Dexter Palmer & the Powder Boy on the Boat American Veterans, American Civil War, Vintage Sailor, Merchant Navy, Civil War Photos, Military Veterans, Historical Pictures, Man Photo, Military History

Dexter Palmer & the Powder Boy on the Boat

Carte de visite by J.W. Taft of the Oak Gallery in Memphis, Tenn. The name and location of the photographer and a pencil inscription on the back of the mount of this image, “Dexter Palmer & the powder boy on the boat,” are important clues to the identity of this sailor and his young mate. Another important clue are the uniforms. Dexter Palmer does not appear in any navy lists on various databases. I encourage you to use this image for educational purposes only. However, please ask for…

chubachus: “Carte de visite portrait of Confederate Signal Corps soldier James B. MacLellan who served on the blockade runner CSS Wren during the Civil War. American Revolutionary War, American Civil War, Civil War Books, Civil War Photos, Military Art, Civilization, Old West, World War I, Historical Photos

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chubachus: “Carte de visite portrait of Confederate Signal Corps soldier James B. MacLellan who served on the blockade runner CSS Wren during the Civil War. By J. M. Margeson. Source. ”

 Wallace, Company L, IN Cavalry (Western Division) Edward went… Civil War Art, Horsemen Of The Apocalypse, War Image, Old Photography, America Civil War, Civil War Photos, American Soldiers, Civilization, Retro Men

Daughters of Union Veterans of the Civil War, 1861-1865, Laura Belle Stoddard Tent #22-------- Santa Barbara, California - Sgt. Edward O. Wallace, 3rd IN Cavalry

Sgt. Edward O. Wallace, Company L, 3rd IN Cavalry (Western Division) Edward went first to Tennessee and then south to Georgia where they saw action around Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain. The Third Indiana fought against Hood in North Georgia and North Alabama and then was part of the march to the sea and siege of Savannah.

American Civil War Uniform - The uniform for the Union was mass produced and accelerated the spread of production in the factory system. This later influenced the growth of mens wear, due to the availability of fabric a production innovation. American Civil War, American History, American Soldiers, Military Divisions, Civil War Art, Unknown Soldier, Civil War Photos, History Projects, Military History

Marquis L. Coon Company L, 2nd Wisconsin Cavalry Regiment Soldier's Rank_In Pvt. Soldier's Rank_Out Q.M. Sgt. UNION WISCONSIN VOLUNTEERS 2nd Regiment, Wisconsin Cavalry