“Tintype/Daguerreotype” Civil War Era Prints mark the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Shiloh

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Digital photographs manipulated in the style of 1860s tintype/daguerreotype prints. These photographs were taken as part of a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Shiloh in 2012. The full set can be seen by visiting the Missouri State Archives.

Missouri State Archives Calendar Video

Each month at the Missouri State Archives I produce a monthly video calendar letting history fans know what to keep an eye out for in the upcoming weeks. There sure was a lot going on this particular month… which made it all the more fun to produce. This piece has some great Civil War era photography, keep an eye out for the special effects as the featured  author’s book is revealed…

Great Missouri Treasure Hunt: Wilson’s Creek Civil War Battlefield Collection

This video features Alana Inman, Missouri State Archives Principal Assistant for Boards and Commissions as she shares her favorite images from the Wilson’s Creek Collection as part of the Great Missouri Treasure Hunt.