Collection of Civil War photographs

Collection of Civil War photographs

Dates: 1860s

Collection contains eighty-one images of people and soldiers from the era of the American Civil War. Includes engravings of Union and Confederate leaders. Many of the photographs of soldiers in the 77th Regiment, New York Infantry. Also includes copy prints of the original images.

  • Extent: 1 folder
  • Call Number: MSS P 25
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research. Item kept in cold storage; access requires 24 hours advance notice.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Collection of Civil War photographs must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS P 25; Collection of Civil War photographs; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS P 25, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Album of photographs deposited by Kathleen Preiss in 1988. Photographs subsequently removed from the album, and copy photographs created by the repository.
Acquisition Information
Deposited; Kathleen Preiss; 1988 (A1988-103, A1988-250).
Subject Terms
United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 77th (1861-1865)--Photographs; Images; Material Types; Soldiers--Southern States--Portraits; Soldiers--United States--Portraits; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Portraits
Genre / Form
Cartes-de-visite; Copy prints; Portraits
Appraisal Information
Photographs (Photograph Archives).
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Finding Aid Title
Collection of Civil War photographs
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Cory Nimer
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-07-25T08:39-0600
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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts