Civil War Soldier 20th Maine Infantry Co. G / Gettysburg
Linscott enlisted in Company G, Maine 20th Volunteer Infantry Regiment on August 29, 1862; served as hospital steward, later promoted to Full Corporal. Mustered out on June 15, 1864. Tintype is behind original mat and glass and lightly held to the album page with his and his wife's names written above. I have a positive ID on him based on other family members in the album, including his daughter Emma Ambler and son-in-law. Dimensions including frame are a little under 3.5" x 2.25"; album page is about 4.75" x 3.5". Condition is excellent with no bends or damage noted.
Contrast is not perfect but details are all visible in proper lighting. The item "Civil War Soldier 20th Maine Infantry Co. G / Gettysburg" is in sale since Sunday, April 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Tintypes".
The seller is "jack_mord" and is located in Woodinville, Washington. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Date of Creation: 1860-1869
- Photo Type: Tintype
- Subject: Military & Political
- Original/Reprint: Original Print