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Carl Nelson

Carl Nelson | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Full-length cabinet card portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Carl Nielson [as written on published Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, Volume 1 and on the Regimental Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 ; written as Carl Nelson on card backing of portrait], a private in Company F, Wisconsin 15th Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regimental and Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20: He resided in Door County, Wisconsin. On February 2, 1862, he enlisted in Door County, Wisconsin and was mustered into service in Madison, Wisconsin on March 1, 1862, at the age of 32. He was in a hospital in Iuka, Mississippi starting August 20, 1862 and was eventually discharged on April 10, 1863 at Quincy, Illinois for disability.
DESCRIPTION
Full-length cabinet card portrait in front of a painted backdrop of Carl Nielson [as written on published Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, Volume 1 and on the Regimental Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20 ; written as Carl Nelson on card backing of portrait], a private in Company F, Wisconsin 15th Infantry. The following information was obtained from the Regimental and Descriptive Rolls, Volume 20: He resided in Door County, Wisconsin. On February 2, 1862, he enlisted in Door County, Wisconsin and was mustered into service in Madison, Wisconsin on March 1, 1862, at the age of 32. He was in a hospital in Iuka, Mississippi starting August 20, 1862 and was eventually discharged on April 10, 1863 at Quincy, Illinois for disability.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:81626
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Drumb, W. A.
City:Sturgeon Bay
County:Door
State:Wisconsin
Collection Name:Oberst Heg og hans gutter photographs, circa 1862-circa 1920
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH 2361 1/60
Original Dimensions:3.5 x 6.25 inches
SUBJECTS
Murals
Painting
Hats
Suits (Clothing)
Furniture
Books
Civil War, 1861-1865
Soldiers
Beards
Indoor photography
Men
Moustache
Portrait photography
Photography
Studios and dark rooms
War casualties

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