CDR-1128: SR Set: The American Civil War

Of particular interest for the teaching of American history, our images of the American Civil War offer portraits of the major players, portrayals of battle scenes, and artist's representations of historical events leading up to the war, including depictions of slavery. The inclusion of historic photographs add a sense of immediacy to the dramatic events they portray. 1/2011 Please note: Academic Image Sets are offered to show the breadth of our collections. You do not need to order an entire set; you can also order individual images from each Set.



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Title: First Battle of Bull Run, 21st July 1861, engraved by J.C. McRae
Creator(s): William Momberger
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Sheridan's Ride
Creator(s): Thomas Buchanan Read
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Met-1121
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Title: Prisoners from the Front
Creator(s): Winslow Homer
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Title: Ruins of Gallego Flour Mills, Richmond
Creator(s): Alexander Gardner
Description: as panorama with 33.65.226
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-4529
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Title: Side Drum
Creator(s): Ernest Vogt
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Met-04965
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Title: Bell Over-the-Shoulder Instrument, Soprano in E-flat
Creator(s): John F. Stratton
Description: This is a typical late model over-the-shoulder horn with string action rotary valves. The instruments were used in military bands that were positioned in front of marching soldiers. The bells pointed
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Title: Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant, at his Head-Quarters
Creator(s): Mathew B. Brady
Description: black and white photo
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
Met-07095
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Title: Side (Snare) Drum
Vendor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Title: Harper's Ferry Insurrection: Interior of the Engine-House, Just Before the Gate is Broken Down by the Storming Party
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Battle of Gettysburg - Final Charge of the Union Forces at Cemetery Hill, 1863
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photo
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Jackson's Brigade Standing Like a Stone Wall before the Federal Onslaught at Bull Run
Creator(s): Howard Pyle
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Scenes in the War: Rebel Soldiers after Battle 'Peeling' (i.e Stripping) the Fallen Union Soldiers
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Headquarters of Sanitary Commission, Brandy Station, Virginia
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Harper's Ferry Insurrection: Bringing the Prisoners Out of the Engine-House, October 16th-18th, 1859
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: General William Tecumseh Sherman at Atlanta
Creator(s): George M. Bell
Robert Underwood Johnson
Clarence Clough Buel
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: East Room of the White House During the Civil War
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: The Desolate Home: A Picture of the Suffering in the South
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: General Lee on his Famous Charger, 'Traveller'
Creator(s): Howard Pyle
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: The Escaped Slave in the Union Army
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: The Interior of Fort Sumter During the Bombardment, 12th April 1861
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: General Grant reconnoitering the confederate position at Spotsylvania court house
Creator(s): American School
C. H. Reed
Clarence Clough Buel
Robert Underwood Johnson
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: American Civil War
Creator(s): English School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Federal battery fording a tributary of the river Rappahannock on battle day, Cedar Mountain, Virginia, August 9th 1862
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Proclamation of Emancipation by Abraham Lincoln
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photo
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Confederate Roll-call
Creator(s): Allen Carter Redwood
Ernst Heinemann
Clarence Clough Buel
Robert Underwood Johnson
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Bombardment and Capture of Island No.10 on the Mississippi River, 7th April 1862
Creator(s): Nathaniel Currier
James Merritt Ives
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: City of Montgomery, Alabama
Creator(s): American School
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Arms of Ye Confederacie
Creator(s): G. H. Heap
H. H. Tilley
Description: black and white photo
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Bombardment of Fort Sumter, Charleston Harbour, 12th & 13th April 1861
Creator(s): American School
Currier & Ives
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: General Custer presenting captured Confederate flags in Washington on October 23rd 1864
Creator(s): Waud, Alfred R.
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Bombardment of Fort Sumter, Charleston Harbour from Fort Moultrie, 12th & 13th April 1861
Creator(s): American School
Currier & Ives
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard
Creator(s): American School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: After the Battle of Seven Pines, June 1862
Creator(s): American School
John Henry Ellsworth Whitney
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Map of the United States in 1861
Creator(s): American School
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Portrait of Jefferson Davis (1808-1889)
Creator(s): Mathew B. Brady
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: The Burnside Expedition Landing at Roanoke Island, 7th February 1862
Creator(s): A. J. Richards
Description: black and white photograph
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: The Capture of Atlanta by the Union Army, 2nd September 1864
Creator(s): N. Currier, and J.M. Ives
N. Currier, and J.M. Ives
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Confederate cotton burners near Memphis surprised by Federal scouts during the American Civil War
Creator(s): Frank Vizetelly
Description: black and white photo
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: They Awaited the Order to Charge
Creator(s): Howard Pyle
Vendor: Bridgeman Education
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Title: Grant and his Officers
Creator(s): E. Boell
Vendor: Bridgeman Education