Federal soldiers in line to get picture-ambrotype

Quarter Plate Tintype View of a Large Group of Federal Soldiers Standing in Line Outside a Photographers Studio. Identified as the 12th New Hampshire Inf. at Point Lookout, Md. Soldiers wear a variety of uniforms, all facing the camera. Large sign on top of the clapboard building at left “Ambrotypes.” Another slightly larger, building in center with large front windows, also probably a photographer’s studio.
Source: HA.com auction

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One comment

  1. do you knwo the name of this studio? Or the photographers name or any background?
    I grew up 5 miles from Point Lookout and am now a photographer and I’m curious about this.

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