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Union soldiers

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Capt. Oliver P. McCammon Collection.

Identifier: MSC 0654
Scope and Contents Papers relating to Captain Oliver Pinkney McCammon (O.P.M.) (1840-1897) of the 3rd East Tennessee Cavalry, Company L, also relating to the explosion of The Sultana and campaigns in Tennessee. Over 120 items, mostly correspondence between Captain Pinkney (1840-1897, Blount Co. Tenn.) and his future wife, A. E. McCall of Blount Co., during the war years of 1861-1865. Letters between Captain Pinkney and his father, the men in his regiment, and others. Also, McCammon's discussion of military...
Dates: 1861-1865

Civil War CDV Album

Identifier: PC 0109a
Scope and Contents Album with 20 cartes de visite of Union Soldiers of 1st Tennessee Cavalry, most served in Company C. Many similar CDVs in Calvin M. Dyer CDV album (PC 0070).Photos labeled in ink on album page below each image.1) Gen. Geo. (George) H. Thomas 2) Col. Jas. (James) P. Brownlow 3) Col. Dyer 4) Lt. I. B. Self (labeled as Drury A. Brooks in Dyer CDV Album - PC 0070) 5) A. J. Gahagan 6) Capt. J. Lonas (labeled as Lt. Isaac B. Self in Dyer CDV Album - PC 0070) 7) John...
Dates: 1862 - 1866

Civil War photographs (tintypes) of Tenn. soldiers, possibly Martin or Rimmer families from Jefferson County, Tenn.

Identifier: Artifact 2011.002
Scope and Contents

Pair of Union Civil War tintypes (tinted) housed in a octagonal gutta percha case. Subjects are brothers from Jefferson County, Tenn from the Martin or Rimmer family. Case measures 3" H x 2 1/2" W. Condition: Overall very good condition.

Dates: 1861 - 1865

Two Civil War CDVs of Union Soldiers from Johnson County, Tenn., 13th Cavalry, USA

Identifier: SPC 2015.001a
Scope and Contents Two (2) Union Soldier CDVs, Johnson Co., Tenn – Two Civil War CDVs of Union Soldiers from Johnson Co., Tennessee, 13th Cavalry. 1st item – CDV of private James Allen (1848-1883), Company D 13th Tennessee Cavalry, shown standing with his hat on a table displaying a 13th Cavalry insignia. Reverse side marked with pencil script at top margin, "Jas Allen". James Allen has a military marker on his grave in the Mountain View Cemetery of Mountain City, Tenn. 2nd item – CDV of an unidentified older...
Dates: 1861-1865