Civil War Tintype Photo of "Jacob Mullin" Handcock County, Indiana. Jacob Mullin fought in the United States Civil War for the Union Side. He was listed as being from Indiana. He was a Teamster B in the 8th Indiana Infantry. Their is an hand written inscription inside, but cannot totally make it all out. Photo size: 6th plate 2 1/2" x 3 1/2" .
Beautiful early war sixth plate ruby ambrotype of a Federal infantry officer. Dressed in his spanking new frock. His forage cap has infantry insignia pinned to the front but it doesn't look like there are any numerals present. A pencil inscription behind the image dates when the image was taken and the place as Sept. 18th, 1861 in Reading, PA.