John M. Corse carte de visite photograph   Save
John M. Corse carte de visite photograph
Description: This carte de visite photograph shows Union Major General John M. Corse. Corse is shown in a formal jacket that has a black velvet collar and shoulder boards. The jacket is unbuttoned, showing a shirt and tie underneath. A facsimile, possibly of Corse's signature, can be seen across the bottom of the card. Corse rose to the rank of Brigadier General during the US Civil War and was well-known for his success in securing Georgia's Allatoona Pass at the Battle of Allatoona. The photograph is from the William T. Sherman Photograph Album, ca. 1865-1880. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL04318
Subjects: Generals--United States; Ohio History--Military Ohio; Ohio--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Soldiers; Military officers
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