Civil War Treasures from the New-York Historical Society (American Memory, Library of Congress)

This special collection housed as part of the American Memory site of the Library of Congress, originated at the New York Historical Society. Among its materials are recruitment posters, stereographic images, photographs of the impact of Civil War, and drawings and writings from both Union and Confederate soldiers. (The image of Alexander Gardner and Timothy O'Sullivan Discussing the probabilities of the next advance is a part of this collection and courtesy New York Historical Society.)

Referenced in:
Is Seeing Believing?

Back to Top