American Civil War in Missouri

Images

Explore our images that portray the American Civil War within the following galleries: Art, Miscellaneous, Portraits, and Scenes.


Art Collection

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    The Society holds one of the largest collections of paintings by George Caleb Bingham including Order No. 11 while the Thomas Hart Benton Collection contains the Year of Peril series, lithographs and other works. Many other Missouri artists, both past and present, are well represented in the Society's holdings. Featured here is some of the art work from the Society’s collection depicting the Civil War era.

    Reproductions of Bingham's paintings, Order No. 11 and Watching the Cargo are now available.

    Miscellaneous Collection

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      Included in this collection are newspaper clippings, images and maps from the Society’s holdings. Newspaper clippings are from the Society’s online digital newspapers. Images and maps are from the Society’s photograph collection of over 100,000 original photographs, postcards, copy photographs and photographs of drawings, engravings, maps, paintings, political cartoons, and other images. Permission to publish, exhibit, broadcast, or disperse any item from the Society’s collections must be requested and granted in writing on the: Permission to Publish, Exhibit, or Broadcast form.

      Portraits Collection

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        The portraits are of individuals related to the Civil War in Missouri. Images are from the Society’s photograph collection of over 100,000 original photographs, postcards, copy photographs and photographs of drawings, engravings, maps, paintings, political cartoons, and other images. Permission to publish, exhibit, broadcast, or disperse any item from the Society’s collections must be requested and granted in writing on the: Permission to Publish, Exhibit, or Broadcast form.

        Scenes Collection

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          This collection includes Civil War scenes from the Society’s photograph collection of over 100,000 original photographs, postcards, copy photographs and photographs of drawings, engravings, maps, paintings, political cartoons, and other images. Permission to publish, exhibit, broadcast, or disperse any item from the Society’s collections must be requested and granted in writing on the: Permission to Publish, Exhibit, or Broadcast form.