Benjamin F. Perry, Company D, 41st Wisconsin Infantry

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Collection Civil War
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Description Albumen print on carte de visite stock of Benjamin F. Perry. Marked: "W. P. Egbert/Photographic Artist,/Davenport, Iowa"
Year Range from 1864
Event Civil War
Film Size 4" x 5"
Year range to 1864
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Neg # 12033
Notes Three-quarter seated view of Benjamin F. Perry, Company D, 41st Wisconsin Infantry wearing an enlistedman's frock coat, trousers, civilian boots, and a long full beard. Perry enlisted in Menasha on May 2, 1864 to serve for 100 days. The regiment was sent down the Mississippi River to Memphis in June and returned to be mustered out on September 23. He probably had this image taken when the boat stopped in Davenport, Iowa either on the way to or from Memphis.
Object ID P2001.3.30
Object Name Carte de visite
People Perry, Benjamin F.
Place Davenport, IA
Print size 2.5" x 4"
Subjects Civil War
Title Benjamin F. Perry, Company D, 41st Wisconsin Infantry
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