10 Photographs of the US Civil War in Color

10 Photographs of the US Civil War in Color

Sorry for the lack of information on this article - I wrote spent a long time researching a writing information for each photograph but as I finished the page crashed and it was all lost. I really wanted to share the photographs so here they are none the less. Thank you to the fantastic colorizers Mads Madsen, Jordan J. Lloyd, Manuel De Leonardo Marina Amaral, Jecinci, Dana R. Keller, and Malakon for sharing these amazing images.

1. William T. Sherman on Horseback, November 1864

Colorization by Mads Madsen

Location: Federal Fort No. 7, near Atlanta

2. Civil War Powder Monkey, 1865

Colorization by Malakon

Location: Charleston, South Carolina

3. President Abraham Lincoln, 1865

Colorization by Dana R. Keller

One of the last photographs taken of the President before his assassination.

4. Deck of a Gunboat, c. 1865

Colorization by Jecinci

Location: Unknown

5. General Robert E. Lee, April 1865

Colorization by Mads Madsen

Location: Richmond, Virginia

6. Three Confederate Prisoners, Gettysburg, 1863

Colorization by Jordan J. Lloyd

Location: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

7. Officers of the 69th New York Volunteer Regiment, 1861

Colorization by Jecinci

Location: Fort Corcoran, Northern Virginia

8. General Edwin V. Sumner with his Son and Staff, 1862

Colorization by Mads Madsen

9. African American Soldiers Rest at Aiken's Landing, c. 1865

Colorization by Manuel De Leonardo

Location: Virginia, United States

9. President Lincoln, Allan Pinkerton, and John Alexander McClernand at the Battle of Antietam, October 1862

Colorization by Marina Amaral

Location: Antietam, Maryland

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