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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 
 
 
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 Special Collections 
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 Margaret I. King Library 
 Lexington, KY 40506-0039 
 Phone: (859) 257-8611 
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 Email: sclref@lsv.uky.edu 
 URL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=391&llib_id=13 
 
 
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 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 
 
 
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 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