Personal photograph ~ Antietam National Battlefield
Several years ago I shared a post about "The Photographic History of The Civil War".
Recently, I read an article about this title. The author discussed various prices to purchase the entire set. No need! All volumes are available on Google Books.
The Photographic History of The Civil War
In Ten Volumes
Francis Trevelyn Miller - Editor-in-Chief
Robert S. Lanier - Managing Editor
Thousands of Scenes Photographed
1861-65, with Text by many
published - New York - The Review of Reviews Co., 1911
Here are several reviews about the collection :
Bauman Rare Books : "The Grandfather of Civil War Histories" : illustrated with over a thousand Brady Photographs.
Civil War News Magazine - June 2010
Here are the links to each individual volume :
The Opening Battles, volume one
Two Years of Grim War, volume two
The Decisive Battles, volume three
The Cavalry, volume four
Forts and Artillery, volume five
The navies, volume six
Prisons and Hospitals, volume seven
Soldier Life-Secret Service, volume eight
Poetry and Eloquence of Blue and Gray, volume nine
Armies and Leaders, volume ten
Using this resource, I have located reference to several of my husband's ancestors. Hope they help with your family history research.