FORGOTTEN PHOTOS: Vintage photographs of soldiers in the Confederacy with links to the source of photographs found at the ADAH
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Captain William H. King, Company A, 62nd Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Q4252
Captain William Hughson Burr, 30th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Burr enlisted as a private in Co. H, 30th Alabama Infantry in 1862 and was captain of Co. H by early 1863. He was later promoted to major and then lieutenant colonel Q4103
Captain William Jefferson Bickerstaff, Co.I, 34th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Captain Bickerstaff was mortally wounded at Murfreesboro. Photograph probably reproduced from image published in the Confederate Veteran magazine 1862 Q4166
Captain William M. Robbins, Company G, 4th Alabama Infantry, C.S.A. Q4669
Carter (Carter Littlepage) Stevenson, C.S.A. (1817-1888)- unable to determine rank in the photograph. Only known wartime photograph) Graduated from West Point, 1838; Seminole War and Mexican War veteran. Resigned his U. S. Army commission in June 1861 and was commissioned as a major in the Confederate Army in July 1861. After promoting through the grades, Stevenson was promoted to brigadier general in March 1862 and major general in October 1862. Major campaigns and battles include the Vicksburg campaign (captured and exchanged), Missionary Ridge, the Atlanta campaign, Nashville, and the Carolina. After the war, Stevenson returned to Virginia, where he worked as a mining and civil engineer. He died in August 1888 and is buried in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Sources: Boatner, Mark M. The Civil War Dictionary, New York, Vintage Books, 1988, Davis, William C., ed. The Confederate General. vol 6. National Historical Society, 1991 Q63