Photo Details

Two unidentifed Civil War Soldiers. This hand tinted tintype is from the Liljenquist family Civil War photos collection.

The soldiers are holding Spencer carbines, 1860 sabers, and Colt Army revolvers. The photo was taken during the Civil war, between 1861 and 1865

Part of the U.S. Library of Congress's Ambrotype/Tintype filing series (Library of Congress) Liljenquist Family collection (Library of Congress).

  • Portrait photographs--1860-1870.
  • Tintypes--Hand-colored--1860-1870.
  • 1 photograph : sixth-plate tintype, hand-colored ; 9.2 x 8.1 cm (case)
  • Title devised by Library staff.
  • Case: Rinhart, no. 257.
  • Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2011; (D 062).
  • More information about this collection is available at
  • Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress).
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