Frank and Virginia Williams
This sepia toned photograph is of Philip Kearny Jr., a United States Army officer, notable for his leadership in the Mexican–American War and American Civil War. He was killed in action in the 1862 Battle of Chantilly. Kearny is wearing a dark military uniform with a dark cloak, a bright belt, white gloves and a sword. There is visible damage on the edge of the right side of the photo. This photograph was found tipped into volume six, between pages 274-275 of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Kearny Jr., Philip, 1815 – 1862
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 6
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
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"Photograph, Philip Kearny Jr." (1890). Images. 283.