Ambrose E. Burnside as Co. 1st RNODS? Island Volunteers
Date 1861
Artist:Unknown
Dimensions Overall, Image: 12 3/8 × 9 3/8 in. (31.4 × 23.8 cm) Overall, Support: 15 1/4 × 12 in. (38.7 × 30.5 cm) Overall, Mat: 16 1/2 × 12 1/2 in. (41.9 × 31.8 cm)
Medium Albumen print
Credit Line Gift of David L. Hack and Museum purchase, with funds from Walter P. Chrysler, Jr., by exchange
Description The David L. Hack Civil War Photography Collection. A sepia toned photograph of a military portrait. The man is standing facing the left region of the image. He has a pocket over his breast, a hat in his hand, a sword at his side, tassels dangling off his waist, and a belt around his midsection. He has quite a bit of facial hair and a receding hair line. There is a curtain draped in the top left corner of the picture. The back of the image has "Ambrose E Burnside 1861." This is from _Gardner's Photographic Sketchbook of the War_ (Hack Collection No. 2].
Object Number 98.32.296