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The CDV features a standing portrait of Montgomery C. Meigs, Quatermaster General of the Union Army during the United States Civil War. In the portrait, Meigs stands with his proper right hand resting on a chair back. He is dressed in his Union Army uniform.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
4 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
paper (fiber product); albumen process
verso, inscribed at top: Genl Meigs / 7606 / M. C. / #267 verso, backmark sticker: EARLES' / GALLERIES & LOOKING GLASS / 816 Chestnut Street / PHILADELPHIA. verso, backmark: BROADBENT & Co. / 814 Chestnut St., / PHILADELPHIA
Carte de visite photographs; Meigs, Montgomery C. (Montgomery Cunningham), 1816-1892
albumen prints ; cartes-de-visite (card photographs)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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