Sunday, December 05, 2010

spectacular civil war photos!

the library of congress just released over 700 pictures of civil war soldiers, women, etc. this collection is incredible. it's called the faces of the civil war!

check it out!

i plan on spending hours i'm sure looking at

[Two unidentified soldiers in Union uniforms] (LOC)

[Unidentified soldier in Union uniform] (LOC)


Jennifer said...

Those were pretty neat. I have tin types of some of my relatives and a few are with war uniforms on.

Jax said...

Arg. I cant get flickr at work, but I want to seeeee those! I'll have to remember to come back and click lata...

A said...

I've been fascinated about the Civil War era ever since reading a series of books that were set in that time.
Thanks for the info. :)