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Civil War Veteran Frederick Wilkens

Collection: This image is from the Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Photographs and is depicted in a glass plate negative and digital image.; Image is part of the Jacob F. Wieners Photographs
Date: 1896 Material: unknown material on plate glass Dimension: 7 x 5 inches (glass plate negative); 400 ppi (digital image)
Creator: Jacob F. Wieners, Jr. Identifier: aql:11813 jfw-000533 jfw-000533.tif

Description: A formal studio portrait of Civil War veteran Frederick Wilkens (July 15, 1843 - May 12, 1928). A resident of Whitestone for most of his life, he was an active member of the Grand Army of the Republic's Adam Wirth Post #451 in College Point. For a ten-year period, from 1880-1890, he lived in Providence, Rhode Island, and in this image he is seen also wearing the badge of Providence's GAR Prescott Post #1.

Collection : aql:11775; vital:1

Creator : Jacob F. Wieners, Jr.

Date : 1896

Summary/Description : A formal studio portrait of Civil War veteran Frederick Wilkens (July 15, 1843 - May 12, 1928). A resident of Whitestone for most of his life, he was an active member of the Grand Army of the Republic's Adam Wirth Post #451 in College Point. For a ten-year period, from 1880-1890, he lived in Providence, Rhode Island, and in this image he is seen also wearing the badge of Providence's GAR Prescott Post #1.

Subject : Portraits; Grand Army of the Republic; Uniforms; Medal of Honor; Veterans

Rights : Copyright holder unknown

Coverage : 14th Street (now 123rd Street) at the corner of High Street (now 14th Avenue), College Point, NY College Point (New York, N.Y.) Queens (New York, N.Y.)

Type : glass plate negative; digital image

Format : unknown material on plate glass; 7 x 5 inches (glass plate negative); 400 ppi (digital image)

Identifier : aql:11813 jfw-000533 jfw-000533.tif

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Subject:
Portraits; Grand Army of the Republic; Uniforms; Medal of Honor; Veterans
Rights Notice
Copyright holder unknown


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