Images from the Civil War and Reconstruction

Description

The Louisiana Research Collection preserves a renowned collection of images pertaining to the Civil War and its aftermath. Among its holdings are more than 1,000 photographs, lithographs, and drawings from the Louisiana Historical Association depicting the Civil War and Reconstruction era. Subjects include political leaders, soldier and regimental portraits, studio portraits of general officers, photographs of memorial committees and veteransí organizations, and forts and battlefields. Also included are images pertaining to the Army of Northern Virginia, the Washington Artillery, and photographs of Confederate monuments. Many of the images are unique, and many are by some of New Orleansís more noted photographers.

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Second Lieutenant D. Byerly
"American Rifles 30 La CSA", digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Second Lieutenant W. J. Behan
digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Shirley House
Printed article on the Shirley House during the siege of Vicksburg and the reconstruction of the house., digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Side-View of General R. E. Lee home
Side- View, Gift of Cecil H. Couch, May 14, 1958 of Phillipsburg Nj, digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Skeleton
digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Solomon Weathersbee Downs
digitallibrary@tulane.edu
The Spell of the Gold Chase
Illustration from a painting by J.N. Manchard. A gold prospector on horseback riding down a mountain trail with a dog and a pack mule. Back side of a portrait of J. N. Manchard.
Spring near Shiloh Church
A group of men stting around a small stream in the woods., digitallibrary@tulane.edu
St. John Rowing Club
Photograph of a man in a one person rowing scull., digitallibrary@tulane.edu
St. Louis Cathedral
Postcard of the interior of St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square, the French Quarter., digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Stephen Arnold Douglas
digitallibrary@tulane.edu
Stratford House
An engraving of Stratford House, the birthplace of Robert E. Lee, larc@tulane.edu
Surgeon E. S. Drew
E. S. Drew of New Orleans, La. Surgeon, Battalion Washington Artillery, C. S. A., larc@tulane.edu
Surgeon E. S. Drew
E. S. Drew of New Orleans, La. Surgeon, Battalion Washington Artillery, C. S. A., larc@tulane.edu
Survivors of "Black Horse Cavalry"
digitallibrary@tulane.edu
T. A. Faries
T. A. Faries, 3rd and 4th Battalions W.A. 2nd Infantry Divisions, larc@tulane.edu
T. Eugene Coulon
Eugene T. Coulon, Co.A 18th La Regiment, digitallibrary@tulane.edu
T. J. "Stonewall" Jackson
An Etched portrait of General "Stonewall" Jackson, from a photograph taken shortly before his death, larc@tulane.edu
T. J. "Stonewall" Jackson
A portrait of General Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, larc@tulane.edu

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