'Bodies of the dead collected for burial....' [Civil War]

Hartford, CT: War for the Union: Photographic History / John C. Taylor, (c.1890). Stereoview. Albumen photograph [8 cm x 15 cm] on an orange/purple 'War for the Union Photographic History' mount [9 cm x 17.5 cm] Minor rubbing to extremities. paper label below right image. Lengthy printed note on the reverse. Damp stain to upper left corner of mount. Item #1876

Image of Confederate causalities lined up from the Gettysburg Campaign labeled: 'Bodies of the dead collected for burial in the field near McPherson's woods, south of Chambersburg Pike, on battlefield of first day, s235, s245, s246'.

"This series of pictures are original photographs taken during the war of the Rebellion...I deem it necessary to say this much, as so many persons write and ask me for cheap war views; when I change the price on these war views, I will double it; they will never be any cheaper than now." - from printed description on the back.

Price: $150.00

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