Identified Civil War CDV of Union General Pyle. According to notes on CDVs verso, Lieut. Gen. W. Pyle taken 6 July 1868 about six months before his death. Backmark: L. H. Bonsall, Photographer, 160 West 5th Street, Between Race & Elm, Cincinnati, O. Union general, with wild long hair and no facial hair, sits posed in dark uniform, with legs crossed and hand resting on side of chair. Image diffuses into white background; rounded corners. Some mild toning. Some scratches on image but does not harm overall photograph.
$150 No. 3364