Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection

Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Rosenberg, Adolph
Title: Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection
Dates: 1880-1890
Quantity: 3.0 Linear feet 3 boxes
Coll. Number: ms1138

Scope and Content Note

This photograph collection consists of family albums from the early 1880s to the 1890s, containing mostly gelatin type prints. There are also a few ferrotypes. Most of the albums contains pictures of women, men, and children. Two of the albums contain reprints of National Archives negatives taken during the Civil War, including pictures of battle fields and of destruction in Georgia, and one album is a collection of pictures of Civil War generals, including an index for reference.

Index Terms

Gelatin silver prints.
Generals--United States--Portraits.
Photograph albums.
Reprints (Publications)
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial works.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection, ms1138. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Material

See also photographic materials from this collection that were removed to the Cased Image Collection, MS 3529.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Album of reprints of National Archives negatives taken during the Civil War (spiral bound)
2Album of reprints of National Archives negatives taken during the Civil War (beige)
3Small Album of Photographs (Philadelphia: Newman & Arnold)
4Photograph Album (Philadelphia WM. S. & A. Martien) with one clasp
5Harding's Universal Photograph Album (Philadelphia, William W. Harding) with two clasps
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21Photograph Album (Philadelphia: Miller & Burlock) with two clasps
2Photograph Album - horizontal with two clasps
3Album of U.S. statesmen, Confederate and other Civil War leaders
This photograph album contains an index of included leaders.
4Red Photograph Album with metal horseshoe on cover
5Red Photograph Album with metal "Album" label on cover
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31Small photo album
2Carte de Visite - female in hat
3Ferrotype (tintype) - male in bowtie, circa 1860s
4Small Photograph Album with two clasps
5Case containing stereographic images
6Black photograph album with the initials "W.S.B" on them, 1881
7Black photograph album