Photograph shows portrait of abolitionist Sojourner Truth wearing polka dotted dress and holding cased photograph of her grandson James Caldwell of Co. H, 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, who was a prisoner-of-war at James Island, South Carolina between 1863 and 1865.
- Date and place of publication from Grigsby, Darcy Grimaldo. Enduring Truths : Sojourner's shadows and substance. Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2015, pages 52-53.
- Deposit; Tom Liljenquist; 2017; (D073)
- Purchased from: Swann Auction Galleries, New York, March 2017.
- Forms part of: Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs (Library of Congress).