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[Yorktown, Va. Thomas Nelson house (right), used as a hospital; in 1781 used as a headquarters by Lord Cornwallis] Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August ... show more

[Yorktown, Va. Thomas Nelson house (right), used as a hospital; in 1781 used as a headquarters by Lord Cornwallis]
1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion.
Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, the Peninsular Campaign, May-August 1862.
  • Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0045
  • Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.
  • Two plates form left (LC-B811-2336A) and right (LC-B811-2336B) halves of a stereograph pair.
  • Corresponding print is in LOT 4164-F and LOT 4165-G.
  • Forms part of Civil War glass negative collection (Library of Congress).
  • Civil War Glass Negatives and Related Prints
  • Civil War
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Medical aspects.
  • Nelson, Thomas.
  • Peninsular Campaign, 1862.
  • Hospitals.
  • Dwellings.
  • United States--Virginia--Yorktown.
  • Stereographs--1860-1870.
  • Wet collodion negatives.
Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress)
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Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.