1/4 plate ambrotype of Captain Albartus Forrest of the 39th Tennessee. This image was found in Mexico.
1/4 plate tintype of an African-American soldier wearing red-tinted pants.
1/4 plate ambrotype of George Frederick Glover of the 43rd Alabama.
1/4 plate ambrotype of a young woman named Virginia Ware carrying the "first national" Confederate flag. This image made the cover of "Military Images" in 2018.
1/4 plate tintype of two soldiers, one mounted. He seems to be saying "Look over there!"
1/2 plate ambrotype of a grizzled yankee officer.
1/6th plate ambrotype of a confederate soldier hailing from Texas.
CDV of a sailor identified as Caspar G. Bradford.
1/6th plate tintype of an armed soldier striking quite the pose. In the case there is inscribed a short poem to his mother.
1/6th plate ambrotype of a confederate officer. In the case "true love can never die" is written.
1/9th plate tintype of a young musician. I believe he's wearing an Ohio state-issued jacket.
1/6th plate tintype of an African-American soldier. "Taylor" is written on the book he's holding.
1/6th plate tintype of an identified Georgia soldier.
1/6th plate tintype of a young armed cavalryman.
CDV of an unidentified Sailor and presumably his wife.
1/4 plate tintype of an MA Irish soldier who was KIA.
1/4 plate tintype of William Shugart of the 1st Indiana Cavalry. Stellar image and story.
1/9th plate tintype of a soldier tentatively attributed to Piatt's Zouave regiment.
1/9th plate tintype of a mourning woman, presumably carrying her late husband's sword. Notice she's also wearing his belt. Incredible!
1/9th plate tintype of a cavalry soldier.
The "sleepy Chaplain," William Babbidge of the 26th MA. His writings are easily found. There's a companion image out there somewhere.......
1/6th plate ambrotype of a soldier holding a carbine. Extremely rare content.
1/6th plate tintype an armed soldier. Great clarity.
1/6th plate ambotype of a confederate soldier, maybe from Arkansas.
1/4 plate tintype of a husband and wife. Both seem to be lacking a certain joie de vivre.
1/4 plate ambrotype of a drummer boy, perhaps the best I've seen. Notice the nice eagle motif on his drum.
1/8th plate of a soldier wearing a Lincoln mourning badge.
1/4 plate tintype of a cocky soldier brandishing his colt.
1/4 plate ambrotype of two affectionate soldiers, I believe the photo was taken in Wisconsin. It's perhaps the the most visually impressive image I've ever seen. In hand, the clarity and detail is stunning.
1/4 plate tintype of a soldier who is posed without any pretension of formality. I like the bottle of booze on the table!
CDV identified as Turner Nelson, who was a slave turned soldier. This was taken at Benton Barracks.