Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Catalog Data

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Captain William A. Prickitt, American, 1839 - 1929  Search this
Subject of:
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
25th Regiment, U.S. Colored Infantry, American, 1864 - 1865  Search this
Medium:
collodion and silver on iron , lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W (tintype): 1 3/16 × 7/8 in. (3 × 2.2 cm)
H x W (oval cutout): 7/8 × 5/8 in. (2.2 × 1.6 cm)
H x W (page): 1 9/16 × 1 3/4 in. (4 × 4.5 cm)
Type:
tintypes
Date:
1864-1865
Description:
A black-and-white photograph of an unidentified man found on page 10 of 2014.88a-r. The man is wearing a buttoned up jacket with epaulettes on the shoulders and a kepi in the portrait. A bugle insignia is visible on the front of the kepi. He is leaning slightly to the left side of the photograph.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Men  Search this
Military  Search this
Photography  Search this
U.S. History, Civil War, 1861-1865  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Aneita Gates, on behalf of her son, Kameron Gates, and all the Descendants of Captain William A. Prickitt
Object number:
2014.88j
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
Proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f3dd7b68-51d4-4673-84e3-e11fb4a6294c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.88j