[CIVIL WAR]. CDV of man taking the oath of allegiance. New Orleans: S. Anderson, [1864-1866].

2 1/4 x 3 1/2 in. CDV on cardstock mount of a wide-eyed gentleman standing in a studio with one hand raised and the other placed on a book, likely the Bible, which sits atop a table covered by what appears to be the American flag (some spotting to image; some corner and edge wear to mount). Photographer's imprint and 2-cent revenue stamp on verso as well as modern penciled notation describing the image.

Provenance:Eugene R. Groves Collection of 19th Century Photography

Estimate: $100 - $150


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