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Collection Reference Number GLC05131.29
From Archive Folder Ambrotype and tintype photographs, mostly portraits 
Title Ambrotype of a young sailor
Date ca. 1861-1862
Document Type Photograph
Content Description Bust portrait of a young sailor whose cheeks have been tinted pink. Tag inside identifies the image as "Charles Gordon Yeaton, my father." CASE: Stamped paper on wood with floral design center between two rows of "IIIIIIIII." Gold edging on both the exterior and interior of the case. Case thickness 1.6 cm.
Subjects Civil War  Military History  Navy  
People Yeaton, Charles G. (fl. 1861-1862)  
Place written s.l.
Theme The American Civil War; Naval & Maritime
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1860-1945
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Civil War, Reconstruction and the Modern Era: 1860-1945