Guide to 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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SHSMO 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 SHSMO's holdings. Featured here is some of the art work from SHSMO's collection depicting the Civil War era.

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

Art Collection

Miscellaneous Collection

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Included in this collection are newspaper clippings, images and maps from SHSMO's holdings. Newspaper clippings are from SHSMO's online digital newspapers. Images and maps are from SHSMO's photograph collection of over 100,000 original photographs, postcards, copy photographs and photographs of drawings, engravings, maps, paintings, political cartoons, and other images.

Miscellaneous Collection

Portraits Collection

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The portraits are of individuals related to the Civil War in Missouri. Images are from SHSMO’s photograph collection of over 100,000 original photographs, postcards, copy photographs and photographs of drawings, engravings, maps, paintings, political cartoons, and other images.

Portraits Collection

Scenes Collection

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This collection includes Civil War scenes from SHSMO’s photograph collection of over 100,000 original photographs, postcards, copy photographs and photographs of drawings, engravings, maps, paintings, political cartoons, and other images.

Scenes Collection