Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection

Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Rosenberg, Adolph
Title: Adolph Rosenberg photograph collection
Dates: 1880-1890
Quantity: 2.8 Linear feet (23 items in 1 document box, 2 oversized boxes)
Abstract: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. Some of the albums are fragile due to wear and tear.
Coll. Number: ms1138

Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Gelatin silver prints.
Generals--United States--Portraits.
Photograph albums.
Photographs.
Portraits.
Reprints.
Tintype--History--19th century--Sources.
Tintypes (photographic prints)
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, MS 1138. 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

 
BoxItem
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
 
OS BoxItem
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
 
OS BoxItem
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