Baltimore: Manufactured by the Monumental Photograph Co., 178 West Baltimore Street. [1861?]. Carte-de-visite, 2-1/2" x 3-1/2." Sepia toned [as issued], minor fading. Title printed on verso. Else Very Good.
This is a CDV of a lithograph depicting Jefferson Davis and a group of his officers in uniform, standing and sitting, part of a tent and a flag to the left of the image, some men on horseback in the background. The publisher's information is printed on the verso.
Depicted are Polk, Magruder, Simmons, Hollins, McCulloch, Davis, Lee, Beauregard, Price, Johnston, Hardee. Some likenesses are from the Mexican War era [Neely].
Neely & Holzer, Confederate Image, Plate 2. Item #39383