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Hammer Family Photographic Collection,, 1860

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2005av003 Guide to the Hammer Family Photographic Collection, ca. 1860-1900 Processed by: Jason Flahardy; machine-readable finding aid created by: Christian Trombetta Special Collections Audio-Visual Archives Special Collections University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, KY 40506-0039 Phone: (859) 257-8611 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=391&llib_id=13 Copyright 2005 University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved. Machine-readable finding aid derived from typescript by rekeying. Date of source: 2005 Description is in English. Guide to the Hammer Family Photographic Collection, ca. 1860-1900 Collection number: 2005AV003 Contact Information Audio-Visual Archives Special Collections University of Kentucky Margaret I. King Library Lexington, KY 40506-0039 Phone: (859) 257-2654 Fax: (859) 257-6311 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=391&llib_id=13 Processed by: Jason Flahardy Date Completed: 2005 Encoded by: Christian Trombetta Copyright 2005 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved. Hammer Family Photographic Collection, 2005AV003 Unknown .08 cu. ft. (1 box): 10 items The materials are in English. University of Kentucky Special Collections Lexington, Kentucky 40506 ca. 1860-1900 Collection is open to researchers by appointment. Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky. [Identification of item], Hammer Family Photographic Collection, 2005AV003, Special Collections, University of Kentucky. Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893 Breckinridge, John C. (John Cabell), 1821-1875 Confederate States of America Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 Davis, Varina, 1826-1906 Hanson, Roger Weightman, 1827-1863 Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward), 1807-1870 Natural Bridge State Resort Park (Ky.) United States-History-Civil War, 1861-1865-Pictorial works The collection was donated to the University of Kentucky Archives in 1982 by an individual known only as Mrs. Victor Hammer. No other information can be made available. The Hammer Family Photographic Collection, ca. 1860-1900 consists of ten images donated by an individual identified only as Mrs. Victor Hammer. Seven of the images are commercially produced albumen cartes-de-visite of Confederate military and political figures. The remaining three images feature vacationers at Camp Natural Bridge, a recreation area near Natural Bridge, Kentucky Related Material Warner, Ezra J. Generals in gray; lives of the Confederate commanders. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1959. Container List 1 1 Jefferson Davis (1808-1889); President of Confederate States of America, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 2 Varina Davis (Mrs. Jefferson Davis) (1826-1906); First Lady of the Confederate States of America, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 3 General Robert Edward Lee (1807-1870) C.S.A.; eventually named commander-in-chief of Confederate forces, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 4 Major General John Cabell Breckinridge (1821-1875), C.S.A.; Kentucky State Representative; two-term U.S. Congressman; U.S. Vice President under James Buchanan; U.S. Senator; Secretary of War, Confederate States of America, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 5 General Roger Weightman Hanson (1827-1863) C.S.A.; Lexington, Kentucky native; Commander of the Orphan Brigade, killed in the Battle of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 6 General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard (1818-1893) C.S.A.; commander at Fort Sumter, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 7 Unindentified Confederate general, Albumen carte de visite [n.d.] 1 8 Train station at Natural Bridge, Kentucky; Lexington and Eastern Railway; passengers with luggage waiting for train, Silver gelatin print ca. 1900 1 9 Vacationers at Camp Natural Bridge in rowboats on lake; natural Bridge, Kentucky, Silver gelatin print ca. 1900 1 10 Vacationers at Camp Natural Bridge in rowboats on lake; natural Bridge, Kentucky, Silver gelatin print ca. 1900