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    • General Orlando M. Poe Collection, 1836 - ca. 1890

    • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Military officers; United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • 88 images and four manuscripts relating to the U.S. military, with a particular focus on the Civil War era, collected by West Point alumnus, engineer, and Civil War veteran Orlando Metcalfe Poe (1832-1895).
    • Arky Brewer.

    • Women; Older people; Chairs; Log cabins; Portrait photographs
    • "Aunt" Arky Brewer sits outside her cabin. "Aunt" Arky was married to George Brewer, a Civil War veteran and preacher, who ran a steam mill on the Brewer Branch. Handwritten on bottom border: 515. Title supplied by cataloger.
    • Guernica.

    • Cubist; Analytical Cubist; Synthetic Cubist; Surrealist; Modern (styles and periods); Abstract (fine arts style)
    • "In this monumental work of 1937, Guernica, Picasso combined Analytic and Synthetic Cubist forms with several traditional motifs, juxtaposing them in a new Surrealist way. The combination serves the political message of the painting - namely,...
    • Girl from Figueres.

    • Modern (styles and periods); Modernist
    • "The view from the balcony of the Dalis' second home in Figueres, at Carrer Monturiol 24. This was the painting Dali showed Picasso on his first visit to Paris in April 1926." (Caption); "The building, today numbered Monturiol, 10, is a listed...
    • At Five in the Afternoon.

    • Modern (styles and periods); Abstract Expressionist; Abstract (fine arts style)
    • "This painting deliberately combines a host of allusions to Spanish culture such as the stark black/white contrasts of Goya, Velasquez, and Picasso, the Spanish poet Lorca's lament to a dead bullfighter, 'Llanto por Ignacio Jánchez mejías', and the...
    • George Brewer.

    • Men; Older people; Chairs; Staffs (Sticks); Log cabins; Portrait photographs
    • "Uncle" George Brewer holds a cane as he sits in a chair leaning against the wall of a log cabin. George, a Civil War veteran and preacher, ran a steam mill on Brewers Branch of Goose Creek. Handwritten on bottom border: 514. Title supplied by...
    • Edgewood, Pewee Valley, Kentucky.

    • Dwellings; Houses; Trees; Lawns
    • A two-story house with a large front porch sits behind several large trees. Built around 1855, the house was originally called "Sunnyside." It was renamed "Edgewood" by the Craig family around the time of the Civil War. Mrs. Craig and three of her...
    • A. E. Richards.

    • Lawyers; Judges; Portraits
    • Adolphus E. Richards was born in Virginia in 1844. His education was interrupted by the Civil War, he served in the Confederate Army, where he rose to the rank of major before his twenty-first birthday. At the war's end, he returned to school,...
    • Brewers with Dr. Jones.

    • Families; Men; Women; Older people; Physicians; Children; Group portraits
    • An outdoor portrait of the Brewer family with Dr. Preston Jennings Jones. "Uncle" George Brewer is on the left, Dr. Preston Jennings Jones stands next to him wearing an overcoat. "Aunt" Arky Brewer has a scarf on her head. The others are presumably...
    • Vincent Serrano.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Posing; Military uniforms
    • Autographed three-quarter length character portrait of actor Vincent Serrano in Civil War-era military costume. He stands with arms folded, looking at the camera out of the corners of his eyes. He wears a hat, double-breasted jacket with brass...
    • Lawrence Barrett.

    • Portraits; Portrait photographs; Actors; Men; Costumes; Turbans
    • Character portrait of American actor and producer Lawrence Barrett wearing a mustache and goatee, brimless hat, high-collared shirt, and tunic, possibly for the role of Hamlet. Barrett was born Lawrence Brannigan in Paterson, New Jersey on April 4,...
    • C.M. Thomas.

    • Lawyers; Judges; Portraits
    • Charles Morehead Thomas was born in 1847 in Bowling Green, Kentucky. He attended the common schools of Warren County, Kentucky, but was caught up in the turmoil of the Civil War, joining the Confederate Army as a youth. After the war he returned to...

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