John Burns - Inventory Number: ALB 056 / SOLD
Hero of Gettysburg
(September 5, 1793 – February 4, 1872)
A veteran of the War of 1812 became a 69-year-old civilian combatant with the Union Army at the Battle of Gettysburg during the American Civil War. He was wounded but survived to become a national celebrity.
Original hand colored albumen photograph housed in its original frame with domed glass, measuring: 19” x 14”. Retailers label on the verso reads: “Deluxe Art Studio”.
Inventory Number: ALB 056 / SOLD