Portrait photographs; People; Men; Military personnel; Soldiers; Uniforms; Military uniforms; Firearms
Benjamin Franklin Ammons (at right, wearing trews) and Raiford Franklin Ammons (at left) of the 1st Tennessee Heavy Artillery, C.S.A., seated in uniform holding their weapons. Portrait includes letter with narrative.
Hand-drawn pencil map of railroads, roads, rivers, and topological features in the area west of the Tennessee River and Chattanooga. The map includes a legend that details the specific distances between each town and city on the map.
The relics include a curb chain from a bridle bit, a standard U. S. officer's belt plate, a Confederate "I" button, an oval U. S. cartridge box plate, a U. S. Eagle breastplate, shrapnel, a plain French brass civilian coin button, and an unknown...