Rare Signed Brady CDV Photo Civil War Lt. A wonderful civil war image. Illustrations of Camp Life by Matthew Brady.
It shows an officer posed in front of his tent with his desk and personal items in the background. Camp McClellan near Good Hope D. He enlisted 6/15/1861 in Philadelphia. Joseph Levick was from Philadelphia and member of first numismatic clubPhiladelphia Numismatic Society.Rose to rank of Captain in Civil War. In 1864, he moved to NYC and was a banker. He formed the New York City Numismatic Society. Within a year that organization merged with the American Numismatic and Archeology Society. In 1866, he proposed the first numismatic journal in the US, American Journal of Numismatics.
He died September 7, 1908. 70th Regiment New York Infantry. Organized under authority to War Department as 1st Regiment, Sickles Brigade at Camp Scott, Staten Island, N. Mustered in June 20, 1861.
Left State for Washington, D. Attached to the Sickles Brigade, Army of Potomac to October, 1861. Sickles Brigade, Hookers Division, Army of Potomac to March, 1862.
Designated 70th Regiment New York Infantry December 11, 1861. 2nd Brigade, 2nd Division, 3rd Army Corps, Army of Potomac to March, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 4th Division, 2nd Army Corps to May, 1864. 4th Brigade, 3rd Division, 2nd Army Corps, to July, 1864.
The item "Rare Signed Brady CDV Photo Civil War Lt. Levick 70th New York" is in sale since Thursday, June 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\CDVs".
The seller is "jagbird52" and is located in Reading, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.