Civil War Photo-Gen. Isaac I. Stevens 1862

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At the outbreak of the Civil War, Stevens was commissioned as a Colonel of the 79th New York, known as the “Highlanders.” He was promoted to Brigadier General on September 28, 1861, and led troops during the Port Royal Expedition. He led a division during the Battle of Secessionville, but after suffering heavy casualties, was transferred to Virginia. He took …

Classic Black And White Photos-Civil War

In Civil War by DougG

  Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, First Bull Run, July 1861     Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, First Bull Run, July 1861     Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, First Bull Run, July 1861     Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, First Bull Run, July 1861 Bull …