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Illustrated Lecture / on / The Battle of Antietam / by / Gen. Luther Stephenson, Jr., Thursday, March 4, 1880. [Program.]

Creator:
Stephenson, Luther, Gen., Jr., (lecturer)  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, d. 1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 6.5" x 8".)
Container:
Box 3, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Lectures
Programs
Place:
Somerville
Maryland
Antietam (Md.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Date:
March 4, 1880
Scope and Contents:
Lecture took place at Bow Street Hall, Somerville, apparently illustrated with magic lantern slides. With advertisement for Petroleum Cream Soap on back of program and an advertisement for Diamond Wafers troches on the left inside page. The inside right page is headed "Antietam / Illustrations" and lists 35 titles.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001255a.tif (AC Scan No.: front and back covers)

AC0060-0001255b.tif (AC Scan No.: inside pages, not shown here)
General:
Civil War Selections from the Archives Center.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Magic lanterns  Search this
Slide projectors  Search this
Slide shows  Search this
Soap  Search this
Petroleum Cream Soap  Search this
Civil war  Search this
Genre/Form:
Lectures
Programs
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Civil War
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-civilwar-ref525

The Ceremonies of Dedication of the National Cemetery on the Battlefield of Antietam, MD, from Harper's Weekly, October 5, 1867

Artist:
Charles G. Bush, born Boston, MA 1842-died Camden, SC 1909  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
15 3/4 x 22 1/8 in. (40.0 x 56.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1867
Topic:
History\United States\Civil War  Search this
Landscape\cemetery  Search this
Landscape\Maryland  Search this
History\United States\Battle of Antietam  Search this
Architecture Exterior\military\battlefield  Search this
Literature\Harper's Weekly  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1972.85.5
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1972.85.5

Samuel Adams Papers

Donor:
Hollingsworth, Robert K.  Search this
Hollingsworth, Robert K.  Search this
Author:
Adams, Samuel  Search this
Names:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865  Search this
Extent:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box )
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Medical notes
Letters (correspondence)
Compact discs
Place:
Fredericksburg (Va.)
Gettysburg (Pa.)
Antietam (Md.)
Date:
1862-1933
bulk 1862-1865
Summary:
The Samuel Adams Papers document a surgeon's perspective on several major battles and events occurring during the United States Civil War.
Scope and Contents:
This collection is divided into four series and includes letters and other papers of the Civil War surgeon Samuel Adams, as well as two CDs containing scans of the letters and transcriptions, and other documentation. The letters were sent to Adams's family and were written from the sites of major battles of the Civil War, including Antietam, Fredericksburg and Gettysburg. One letter mentions Lincoln's assassination. The collection contains medical papers written by Adams, a military pass, and a list of "maxims" written by Adams's body servant, WIlliam. Additionally, genealogical information connecting the collection donor to Samuel Adams, transcriptions of all handwritten documentation, and a copy of Grandfather to Grandson, which is a collection of letters written by the donor's great-grandfather during the Great Depression, are included.
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged into four series.

Series 1: Supplemental Documentation, 1862-1933, undated

Series 2: Civil War Letters, 1862-1865 (bulk 1862-1863)

Series 3: Medical Papers, undated

Series 4: Miscellaneous Documents, 1861 July 16, undated
Biographical / Historical:
Samuel Adams was born in Maine around 1839, and was a surgeon for the Union Army during the United States Civil War. Adams enlisted on April 16, 1862 as an assistant surgeon, and was commissioned into the U.S. Army Medical Staff as part of the regular Army. Adams received two promotions by brevet during the war to Captain and then to Major. He was present during the battles of Antietam, Fredericksburg, and Gettysburg, and died of yellow fever on September 9,1867 in Galveston, Texas.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Robert K. Hollingsworth on September 26, 2013.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Antietam, Battle of, Md.,1862  Search this
Assassinations  Search this
Gettysburg, Battle of, Gettysburg, Pa., 1863  Search this
Fredericksburg, Battle of, Fredericksburg, Va.,1862  Search this
Civil war -- United States  Search this
Surgeons -- United States  Search this
Medical sciences  Search this
Genre/Form:
Medical notes
Letters (correspondence) -- 1860-1870
Compact discs
Citation:
Samuel Adams Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1310
See more items in:
Samuel Adams Papers
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1310
Additional Online Media:

137th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Monument, (sculpture)

Title:
Handle Cartridge, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Edwards, Stanley  Search this
Contractor:
Van Amringe Granite Company  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Westerly granite; Base: Barre granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Antietam National Battlefield Cornfield Avenue Sharpsburg Maryland 21782
Date:
Dedicated Sept. 17, 1904
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
History--United States--Pennsylvania  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Dress--Uniform--Military Uniform  Search this
Emblem--Military Insignia  Search this
Object--Weapon--Gun  Search this
Control number:
IAS MD000378
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_334741

3rd Maryland Infantry Monument, (sculpture)

Fabricator:
Eagle Granite Works  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: granite with bronze elements; Base: granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Administered by Gettysburg National Military Park 97 Taneytown Road Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Located Gettysburg National Military Park Slocum Avenue Gettysburg Pennsylvania 17325
Date:
Dedicated Oct. 24, 1888
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Emblem--Seal  Search this
Control number:
IAS PA000839
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_334894

Antietam National Battlefield Site, Maryland

Author:
Tilberg, Frederick 1896-  Search this
Subject:
National Cemetery (Antietam, Md.)  Search this
Physical description:
60 p. illus., maps (1 fold.) 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1960
Topic:
Maryland Campaign, 1862  Search this
Call number:
E474.65.T5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_99032

Battle of Antietam, Md., (painting)

Painter:
Breul, Hugo 1854-1910  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Chicago Historical Society Clark Street at North Avenue Chicago Illinois 60614
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Control number:
IAP 12030089
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_255093

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