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Collection Reference Number GLC04688
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1856 
Title 1/4 plate daguerreotype showing George Lucas Hartsuff in military uniform
Date ca. 1856
Author Anson, Rufus (fl. 1856)  
Document Type Photograph
Content Description Daguerreotype showing George Lucas Hartsuff in regular US Army uniform as second artillery officer. Sothebys suggested it was probably taken shortly before he returned to West Point as an instructor in 1856. Case (not original): 12.75 x 10.3 x 2.4 cm.
Subjects Photography  Military History  Uniforms  West Point (US Military Academy)  
People Hartsuff, George Lucas (1830-1874)  
Theme Education
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859