Wet plate, albumen carte de visite photograph, mounted to 2 3/8 x 4 card. Full standing view of elderly officer wearing a double breasted frock coat with rank of brigadier general, with epaulettes, sash, eagle belt plate, sword attached to belt, and holding his chapeau with cloth U.S. infantry hat insignia in the front, and pinned up on the side with a Hardee hat plate. Studio pose with column, railing and drapes in the background. No imprint. Light age toning. Fine image.