Women of the Civil War In remembrance of the Union and Confederate soldiers who served in the American Civil War, the Liljenquist Family donated their rare collection of over 700 ambrotype and tintype photographs to the Library of Congress.
He had great hair! Nathaniel Prentice Banks, Massachusetts governor, member of the House of Representatives, Union General in the Civil War, professional bow tie-wearer. and quite dashing. Submitted by forbritisheyesonly
red-phalaenopsis: A young woman dressed in her Salvation Army uniform poses for her portrait in a Brooklyn, New York photographic studio Columbia Street). The woman appears to be holding a bible and her Salvation Army badge is evident on her collar.