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Portrait of Union Army General John A. Logan, 1862

John Goldin & Company1862

The Henry Ford

The Henry Ford
Dearborn, MI, United States

Cartes-de-visite, small, professionally-made photographs on cardboard stock, remained popular in the United States from the Civil War in the 1860s through the 1880s. Many were given to friends and loved ones, but enterprising photographers also produced images of famous individuals to sell to the collecting-crazed public. Admired politicians or military officers, such as General John A. Logan, were popular subjects.

Details

  • Title: Portrait of Union Army General John A. Logan, 1862
  • Creator: John Goldin & Company
  • Date Created: 1862
  • Location: United States, District of Columbia, Washington
  • Subject Keywords: Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886, United States. Army, Civil wars, Military officers, Soldiers, American Civil War, 1861-1865, Cartes-de-visite (Card photographs), Card photographs (Photographs), Photographs, Studio portraits
  • Type: Photographs
  • Contributor: The Henry Ford
  • Original Source: Digital Collections
  • Object Name: Carte-de-visite (Card photograph)
  • Object ID: 66.143.21
  • Image ID: THF211676
  • Credit: From the Collections of The Henry Ford.

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