Union Commanders

Union Commanders


William Notman


Creator Role

photographer publisher


Repro. of 19th century composite photo: ""Union Commanders."" Originally pub. by Notman Photo Co. of Boston. This photograph includes depictions of assorted Union leaders including, President Abraham Lincoln, Admiral David G. Farrugut, General William T. Sherman, General George Henry Thomas, General George Gordon Meade, General Ulysses S. Grant, General Joseph Hooker, General Philip Henry Sheridan, and General Winfield Scott Hancock. In the foreground of the image, there is a picture of a women on the home front. On the right-side of the foreground, there is also a women that is caring for a wounded solider. In the background of the image, there is several images including portraits of generals and leaders. There is also several murals of patriotic soldiers and monuments.

Description Source

The Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2015645499/ accessed on Febuary 24th, 2020.


Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1884


14 5/8 X 9 3/8 inches

Materials and Techniques Display

lithographic engraving (printing process)


recto, bottom:


Lincoln, Abraham,--1809-1865. Farragut, David Glasgow,--1801-1870. Sherman, William T.--(William Tecumseh),--1820-1891. Thomas, George H.--(George Henry),--1816-1870. Meade, George Gordon,--1815-1872. Grant, Ulysses S.--(Ulysses Simpson),--1822-1885. Hooker, Joseph,--1814-1879. Sheridan, Philip Henry,--1831-1888 Hancock, Winfield Scott,--1824-1886 Travelers Insurance Companies--Public relations--1880-1890. Military officers--Union--1860-1870. United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union.

Work Type

lithographic engravings (prints)




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Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)


Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

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Union Commanders