Thursday, July 18, 2019

55 Amazing Vintage Photos of Washington D.C. from 1860-1865

Abraham Lincoln was inaugurated for a second time on March 4th, 1865



A Civil War Camp near Washington, DC in 1862



 Adjusting the rope for the execution of captain Henry Wirz, Washington, DC, November 10, 1865



Ford's Theatre, draped in mourning after Lincoln's assassination, 1865



Civil War victory parade on Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C., 1865



The Capitol in 1861



During the Civil War, Capital dome not finished, Washington DC, 1863



Guards examine passes near Georgetown, Washington D.C., on the banks of the Potomac River, during the Civil War in 1865



Maimed soldiers and others before Office of U.S. Christian Commission, Washington, D.C., April 1865



The alley behind Ford's Theater, 1865



The Capitol building under construction in Washington, DC, ca. 1863



The Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln at the unfinished Capitol, Washington D.C, March 4, 1861



The Inauguration of Abraham Lincoln at the unfinished Capitol, Washington D.C, March 4, 1861



The Treasury Department Building under construction, 16 September 1861



Treasury Department in the early 1860s



U.S. volunteer infantry in Washington, D.C, March 1865



US Capitol, Washington, D.C, 1861



Washington during the Civil War, 1865



Washington Monument in 1860 



Botanical Gardens, Washington D.C., 1860-1865



Old Capitol Prison, Washington D.C., 1860-1865



Cavalry Depot at Giesboro, D.C., 1860-1865



 Fort Carroll. Defenses of Washington, D.C., near Giesboro, 1860-1865



Fort Carroll, interior view, District of Columbia, 1860-1865



Barracks, Fort Meigs, D.C., 1860-1865



Aqueduct Bridge at Georgetown, D.C. or Meigs Bridge, 1860-1865



Arsenal Grounds, Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Fort Totten, near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Fort Totten, near Rock Creek Church, D.C., 1860-1865



Hospital near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Fort near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Fort Carroll, near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Bridge across the Eastern Branch, Washington, D.C., 1862



Cavalry stables, Geisboro, D.C., 1860-1865



Headquarters, Giesboro, D.C., 1860-1865



Surgeons of Harewood Hospital, Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Hospital near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Barracks at Fort Carroll near Giesboro Point, D.C., 1860-1865



Fort Totten, D.C. Defenses of Washington, D.C., 1860-1865


Camp scene and Fort near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Officers of 55th Inf. at Fort Tennalytown, D.C., 1860-1865



Fort near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Capitol of the United States, Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Corral at Giesboro, D.C., 1860-1865



Long Bridge, Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Maryland Avenue Depot at Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Hospital near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



Carver Hospital, Washington, D.C. Interior View., 1860-1865



Hospital near Washington, D.C., 1860-1865



 Wiard 6 lb. Guns, Washington Arsenal. Excelsior Brigade, 1860-1865



Harewood Hospital near Washington City, D.C, 1860-1865



 View of Washington, D.C, 1860-1865



Washington Barracks, D.C. Old Caption Arsenal at Washington, 1860-1865



Hospital near Washington City, D.C., 1860-1865



 Grand Review, 1865. Washington, Showing Reviewing Stand with General Grant,  Cabinet.









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