Confederate Chaplain
Original Author: Unknown
Created: ca. 1861–1865
Medium: Hand-colored, ninth-plate tintype

Confederate Chaplain

Chaplain Robert Bean Sutton, who served as a chaplain for the Army of Northern Virginia, poses in uniform for a hand-colored tintype. This image is among the Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs, a collection of some 1,000 portraits donated to the Library of Congress.