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Browsing items in: Marshall Dunham Photograph Album

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    • 023 - Jackson Square - bird's eye view

    • Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Parks--New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio :...
    • The camera stands in the Cabildo looking at a diagonal across Jackson Square toward the river. Blue 2 cent tax stamp on verso cancelled, 16/9/1864.
    • ca. 1864
    • 001 - View of New Orleans from Algiers

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Waterfronts--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;Steamboats--United States--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;S.T. Blessing (Studio : New Orleans, La.);Blessing, Samuel T.,...
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 003 - View of Algiers from same point

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Waterfronts--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs
    • The 2nd District consisted of the area bounded by Thalia Street, the Lake, Julia/New Basin Street, Canal, and the River. The ferry landing would have been on the river between Canal and Julia Street.
    • ca. 1864
    • 083 - Vicksburg Courthouse

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Vicksburg (Miss.)--Photographs;Courthouses--Mississippi--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 020 - St Charles Street from Canal

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;Statues--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer; W.D. McPherson (Studio...
    • Signs for L.T. Prince, Photographer (112 Canal) and Union Insurance Company (112 Canal) are visible. The Henry Clay statue stands in the left foreground.
    • ca. 1864
    • 021 - The Presbytere, St Louis Cathedral, and the Cabildo on Jackson Square

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;Presbytère (New Orleans, La.)--Photographs;Cabildo (New Orleans, La.)--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;S.T. Blessing (Studio...
    • Blue 2 cent tax stamp on verso cancelled, 16/9/1864.
    • ca. 1864
    • 005 - From Tower of Jesuit Church, Barronne Street

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;W.D. McPherson (Studio : New Orleans, La.);McPherson, William D., photographer
    • The church is Immaculate Conception, 130 Baronne Street. A building in the center of the image has a sign, "D.H. Holmes," a dry goods store at 155 Canal in 1861.
    • ca. 1864
    • 009 - Poydras Street & Market

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;W.D. McPherson (Studio : New Orleans, La.);McPherson, William D., photographer
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 029 - St. Mary's Market

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;St. Mary's Market (New Orleans, La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer; McPherson & Oliver...
    • Perhaps St. Mary's Market, where Tchoupitoulas, Poyfarre, Delord, and St. Joseph Streets met, 1st District. (from "A. Bronsema's Plan of New Orleans and Environs, 1855. B4014 .N5 1855 .W35 CAGE)
    • ca. 1864
    • 011 - St Charles Street from Gravier Street

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;S.T. Blessing (Studio : New Orleans, La.);Blessing, Samuel T., 1832-1897, photographer
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 037 - City Hall from Camp Street

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;Parks--New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer; W.D. McPherson (Studio : New...
    • The camera stands in a building above street level on Camp Street looking across Lafayette Park toward City Hall. City Hall is nearly obscured by leafless trees in the park.
    • ca. 1864
    • 013 - Canal Street looking east

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;W.D. McPherson (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • This studio imprint is a variant of that on the verso of 004.
    • ca. 1864
    • 014 - Canal Street looking west

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;W.D. McPherson (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • Signs for D.H. Holmes, dry goods (155 Canal), James Ryback, importer and dealer in fancy good (149 Canal), J.A. daRocha & Co. (147 Canal), and Mrs. Charles Brown, dress and cloak maker (145 Canal) are visible.

      The studio stamp on this image...
    • ca. 1864
    • 015 - Canal Street, Mardi Gras day

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • Signs for S.N. Moody, shirts and gentlemen's furnishings (253 Canal, corner of Royal), E.A. Tyler, watches and jewelry (115 Canal), James Martin, photograph gallery (no address available), and C.V. Lagay, men's furnishing goods (107 Canal), may be...
    • ca. 1864
    • 017 - Canal Street from Rampart Street

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 016 - Canal Street, 4th March [1865]

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • This image taken from the same vantage point as 3241015. Signs for S.N. Moody, shirts and gentlemen's furnishings (253 Canal, corner of Royal), E.A. Tyler, watches and jewelry (115 Canal), James Martin, photograph gallery (no address available),...
    • ca. 1864
    • 025 - Jackson Square from foot of levee

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 024 - Jackson Square - bird's eye view

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands in the upstream Pontalba Building looking across Jackson Square at the downstream Pontalba Building.
    • ca. 1864
    • 006 - Tivoli Circle

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.);McPherson, William D., photographer
    • On 17 July 1877 the City of New Orleans granted the use of Tivoli Circle to The Lee Monumental Association for the purpose of erecting a monument to General Robert E. Lee, and changing the name from Tivoli to Lee Circle.
    • ca. 1864
    • 040 - Royal Street

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;L.I. Prince (Studio : New Orleans, La.);Prince, Louis Isaac, 1832-1867, photographer
    • This may be Canal at Royal with the camera looking across the neutral ground toward Canal where Royal intersects.
    • ca. 1864
    • 038 - Canal Street from Slocomb's block

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;L.I. Prince (Studio : New Orleans, La.);Prince, Louis Isaac, 1832-1867, photographer
    • C.H. Slocomb & Co., hardware, (74 Canal, 50 and 58 Common)
    • ca. 1864
    • 031 - French Market and Levee

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;French market (New Orleans, La.)--Photographs;Waterfronts--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;Sailing...
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 033 - Free Market

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;Free Market (New Orleans, La.)--Photographs
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 027 - Camp Street from Canal

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs
    • Blue 2 cent tax stamp on verso cancelled, 16/9/1864.
    • ca. 1864
    • 030 - French Market

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 010 - Rampart Street from Esplanade Street

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Urban landscapes--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;Horse-drawn omnibuses--Louisiana--New Orleans;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;W.D. McPherson (Studio : New Orleans, La.);McPherson,...
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 161 - Officers of the Hartford

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;United States. Navy--Officers--Photographs;Hartford (Sloop)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands at eye level on the open deck of the Hartford looking toward a group of officers sitting under a structure on deck. The verso inscribed, "officers Hartford."
    • ca. 1864
    • 103 - Headquarters, 159th New York Volunteers (Donaldsonville)

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 159th (1862-1865). Photographs.;Portraits, group--Louisiana--Donaldsonville--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer; McPherson &...
    • 159th NYSV arrived in Donaldsonville 28 March 1863; departed 31 March 1863 for Thibodeaux. Returned 11 July 1863; departed 16 July for Carrolton. Did not return.

      From, "History of the 159th regiment, N.Y.S.V., comp. From the diary of Lieut....
    • ca. 1864
    • 104 - Camp of 159th New York Volunteers (Donaldsonville)

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;United States. Army. New York Infantry Regiment, 159th (1862-1865). Photographs.;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • See also 3241103. Verso inscribed, "Camp of 159th Donaldsonville"
    • ca. 1864
    • 176 - Ironclad on the river.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Tennessee (Ironclad)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands on the bank of a river looking out toward the USS (once CSS) Tennessee, a 1273-ton ironclad ram, was built at Selma, Alabama. Launched in February 1863, her outfitting was completed at Mobile, where she was commissioned in...
    • ca. 1864
    • 022 - Statue of Andrew Jackson and St Louis Cathedral

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;St. Louis Cathedral (New Orleans, La.);Statues--Louisiana--New Orleans--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New...
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 162 - Men of the Hartford

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Sailors--United States--Photographs;Hartford (Sloop)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands at eye level looking along the open deck of the Hartford. The ship's men sit and stand on deck, some looking at the camera, others not. The verso inscribed, "Hartford."
    • ca. 1864
    • 163 - U.S.S. Hartford's helm

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Sailors--American--1860-1870--Photographs;Hartford (Sloop)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands at eye level looking across the open deck of the Hartford. Two men of the ship's company stand on either side of the ship's wheel. Two others stand behind them. A fifth crewman may be seen further aft. The verso inscribed,...
    • ca. 1864
    • 002 - 2nd District ferry landing

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Sailboats--Photographs;New Orleans (La.)--Photographs
    • The 2nd District consisted of the area bounded by Thalia Street, the Lake, Julia/New Basin Street, Canal, and the River. In 1866 the New Orleans ferry landing was at the head of St Ann, Powder Street in Algiers.
    • ca. 1864
    • 067 - Steamer St. Maurice

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;River steamers--Louisiana--Photographs;St. Maurice (Steamboat)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • none
    • ca. 1864
    • 178 - U.S.S. Richmond

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Richmond (Sloop)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands on the bank of a river looking toward the USS Richmond, a Wooden Steam Sloop of War launched 1860. Tonnage 2604; length 225'; draft 17'4 ½"; armament one 80-pounder Dahlgren rifle, twenty 9" Dahlgren smoothbores, one 30-pounder...
    • ca. 1864
    • 106 - Red River above dam

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Red River (La.)--Photographs;Waterfronts--Louisiana--Red River--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • Verso inscribed, "Red River above dam"
    • ca. 1864
    • 177 - U.S.S. Quaker City at Pensacola

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Quaker City (Steamer)--Photographs
    • The camera stands ashore looking over near shore pilings toward the Quaker City, a 1428-ton (burden) wooden side-wheel steamship. Built at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1854, she was chartered by the Navy in April 1861 and sent to enforce the...
    • ca. 1864
    • 082 - Prisoners from Camp Groce, Texas, 75th NY

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Prisoners of war--Camp Groce, Tx.--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camp name is misspelled "Grouce" verso. It should read Camp Groce, which was a Confederate training facility and prisoner of war camp near the present day town of Hempstead, TX. Prisoners first arrived after the Battle of Galveston, 01 January...
    • ca. 1864
    • 174 - Copy of an engraving of a converted steamboat.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Prey (Woodclad)--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The engraving shows a side view of a river steamboat converted to be used as a gun boat. She flies a United States ensign. The verso inscribed, "Prey," which may be her name.
    • ca. 1864
    • 150 - View along the river from the Citadel.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs;Waterfronts--Louisiana--Port Hudson--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands slightly below cliff height at the river's edge looking along the riverfront. Steamboats pulled to shore may be seen in the middle distance.
    • ca. 1864
    • 140 - Railroad siding, Port Hudson, La.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs;Railroads--Buildings and structures--Louisiana--Port Hudson--Photographs;Railroads--Cars--Photographs
    • The camera stands at eye level looking toward a clapboard building with a side port sheltering a rail engine in the foreground. To the left of the image a railcar stands on a siding.
    • ca. 1864
    • 132 - Captured cannon, Port Hudson, La.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs;Ordnance--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands in front and to the side of a captured cannon that is tightly framed in the image.
    • ca. 1864
    • 134 - Captured cannon, Port Hudson, La.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs;Ordnance--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands in front and to the side of a captured cannon. A part of its emplacement may be seen behind and to the side of the cannon.
    • ca. 1864
    • 153 - Case of false pretenses on the water front.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs;Ordnance--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands at eye level looking toward a "Quaker Gun," i.e. a tree truck trimmed and mounted on a carriage to look like a cannon from a distance.

      The caption for this image taken from Ward, 4875056.
    • ca. 1864
    • 152 - Inside the Citadel.

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs;Port Hudson (La.)--History--Siege, 1863--Photographs;Ordnance--Photographs;McPherson, William D., photographer;McPherson & Oliver (Studio : New Orleans, La.)
    • The camera stands at eye level looking across rubble toward a dismounted cannon. Behind the dismounted cannon stand defensive works in ruins.
    • ca. 1864

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