HistoryForSale Autographs
Join our email mailing list: 

Print Document Description  Print this page Questions about authenticity? Click Here



He lowered the Stars and Bars and raised the Stars and Stripes over the Confederate capitol building.
Carte-de-Visite Inscribed photograph signed on verso: "To/Bvt Major J.B. Campbell/4th Artillery/USA/Yours sincerely/Loomis L. Langdon/1st Artillery/Bvt Lt Col/USA/Dec 17th 1865/Brownsville Texas". Sepia, 2½x41/8 overall, image 2x3½ (two surfaces). Photographer's imprint on verso of Moses & Piffet of New Orleans. Loomis was one of the two soldiers who lowered the Confederate flag and raised the American flag over the Confederate Capitol building in Richmond on April 3, 1865. Years later, he was the jailer of Geronimo. Lightly soiled on front. Remnant from missing revenue stamp on verso, lightly smudged by date. Overall, fine condition.

For more documents by these signers click the names below:


This website image contains our company watermark. The actual document does not contain this watermark.
Our October Sales Event is Here!!!
Try our Make-An-Offer Feature!
All reasonable offers will be considered
PLUS   With the purchase of any document you can get our informative and authoritative Handbook of Historical Documents for only $19.95 (normally $39.95). This 253 page hardcover volume is your guidebook to becoming a collector who owns history! Click Here for more information
Act Now as this Promotion Ends 10/31/2016!
* Total order must be equal to or exceed discount qualifier prior to any tax or shipping charges
  $2,499.00 (USD)
Limited-Time-Only Price:   $2,249.00 (USD)
Price shown is the final price for this document.
Other discounts are not applied to this document

Click here to pop open a floating
Shopper's Currency Converter window.

Make Best Offer on this document

All documents are being offered on a first-come first-serve basis and are sold unframed unless otherwise specified.

This website requires that cookies be enabled in your browser.

Whether looking for corporate, birthday or luxury gifts, nothing makes a more perfect and unique gift than an autographed item for someone special! Imagine the thrill of receiving an autographed item from one's hero or signed on the anniversary of one's birthday. Click here for our Gift Locator Tool.

<< Previous Page

The unauthorized use of images found on this website is prohibited and subject to criminal prosecution.

[ Home ] [ Shopping Cart ] [ Autograph Definitions ] [ Privacy & Security ] [ Terms & Conditions ] [ Contact us ]
Copyright © 2000-2016 Gallery of History Direct. All Rights Reserved.