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“Lost an Arm in Freedom’s Fray”

“Lost an Arm in Freedom’s Fray”

About 25,000 Union soldiers suffered amputations during the Civil War. These limbless men re-entered society, some faring well and others not. Here, we...

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My Colorful Past

My Colorful Past

“Coloring imagery is as old as photography itself,” notes Matt Loughrey, owner of My Colorful Past, a company that colorizes and adds motion to historic...

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Finding Aid: Summer 2021

Finding Aid: Summer 2021

A complete table of contents for the Summer 2021 issue of Military Images magazine, and information about how to purchase single issues and subscriptions....

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Research Rabbit Hole: The Man Who Changed Photography

Research Rabbit Hole: The Man Who Changed...

A new episode of Research Rabbit Hole, our Facebook Live show, premiered Monday evening, June 14, at 9 p.m. ET. Season 1, Episode 11, begins in London...

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Research Rabbit Hole: Memorial Day at Arlington

Research Rabbit Hole: Memorial Day at Arlington

A new episode of Research Rabbit Hole, our Facebook Live show, premiered Monday afternoon, May 31, at 3 p.m. ET. Season 1, Episode 10, marks Memorial Day...

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Research Rabbit Hole: Backdrop Business

Research Rabbit Hole: Backdrop Business

A new episode of Research Rabbit Hole, our Facebook Live show, premiered Monday evening, May 3, at 9 p.m. ET. Season 1, Episode 9, is focused on backdrops,...

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Research Rabbit Hole: Inside an Iron Brigade Pension

Research Rabbit Hole: Inside an Iron Brigade...

A new episode of Research Rabbit Hole, our Facebook Live show, premiered Monday evening, April 19, at 9 p.m. ET. Season 1, Episode 8, is focused on a soldier...

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Research Rabbit Hole: Posing 101

Research Rabbit Hole: Posing 101

A new episode of Research Rabbit Hole, our Facebook Live show, premiered Monday evening, April 5, at 9 p.m. ET. Season 1, Episode 7, provides answers to...

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A Savior of the Capitol

A Savior of the Capitol

Benjamin Franklin Watson, a New Hampshire native who settled in Lowell, Mass., before the war, served in the 6th Massachusetts Infantry when the regiment...

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Drummers: A Gallery

Drummers: A Gallery

A gallery of images collected in collaboration with Editor Dale Niesen of the Facebook group “The Image Collector” and contributions by collectors,...

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