The First Call Weekend exhibit at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts features art and artifacts of the war, including this contemporary image of Evaline Crabster O'Neal as a child. O'Neal was a witness to the Battle of Gettysburg nearly a year after the fighting at Antietam.
1860's. Did you know that belts were not in style for men during this era? Suspenders were often the alternative, as belts were thought feminine.
Adorable Girls, Gaudin 1/6th-Plate Daguerreotype by N. G. Johnson, Meadville, Pa, Jan. 24, 1856