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Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag

Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag
Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag

Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag    Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag
Original Civil War-dated oval albumen photograph of the 144th New York Infantry Regiment Company H and affixed to its original mount. ORIGINAL CIVIL WAR-DATED ALBUMEN PHOTOGRAPH OF THE 144TH NEW YORK INFANTRY REGIMENT, FOUGHT AT THE BATTLE OF FORT WAGNER AND PARTICIPATED IN THE BOMBARDMENTS OF FORT SUMTER AND CHARLESTON. Depicts the unit lined up and battle ready while holding the Union flag at the center on a flat terrain. Contains contemporary handwritten notes on the front of the mount in ink, The 144th Regt. Volunteers in line of Battle, " and on the back in pencil, "Regiment raised in Delaware Co. William Henry Stone was Captain of Co. Measures 8 by 6.5 inches and in very good condition with toning, foxing, and soiling. DEPICTS THE UNIT LINED UP AND BATTLE READY WHILE HOLDING THE UNION FLAG AND CONTAINS CONTEMPORARY HANDWRITTEN NOTES.

The 144th New York Infantry Regiment was organized in Delhi, New York in September 1862. Originally tasked with defending Washington, DC, they later were ordered to Suffolk, Virginia where they fought during the Siege of Suffolk. The 144th eventually was moved to Folly Island, South Carolina where they also fought at the Battle of Fort Wagner and participated in the Bombardments of Fort Sumter and Charleston.

They were a part of expeditions in Florida and South Carolina and also fought at the Battles of Honey Hill and Tulifinny. The 144th mustered out in June 1864 and those wanting to continue the fight were transferred to the 1st New York Engineer Regiment.

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  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Theme: Militaria
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Conflict: Civil War (1861-65)

Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag    Original Civil War Photograph of 144 N. Y. Infantry Regiment Holding Union Flag