Civil War Union General Benjamin F. Butler was charged with governing New Orleans after the city surrendered to federal forces in 1862. This official portrait is in the Brady National Photographic Art Gallery.
|Coverage||Between 1860 and 1865|
|Regions||Greater New Orleans, Orleans|
|Time Periods||Civil War Period|
|Repository||Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division|
|Collection Name||Forms part of Selected Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 (Library of Congress)|
|ID Number||LC-B813- 1406 A[P&P]|
|Disclaimer||The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities believes this image to be in the public domain and knows of no restrictions on publication.|