Men at docks loading coal into cars, with long platforms running to dock over piles of bricks or coal, with the Detroit River in background. Written in glass negative ledger, Detroit industry & business houses, Pittmans & Dean."
1 negative : glass ; 5 x 3.25 in.
BHC glass neg. no. 1106
Reproduction of photograph from the Burton Historical Collection
Large crowd gathers around a group of men in front of building under bunting on August 2, 1861 to welcome the return of the 1st Regiment after the Battle of Bull Run. Also have print from negative. Handwritten on back of print: "C.I. Walker addressing 3 months men on return from 1st enlistment. For a description of the return of the First Regiment see the Detroit Advertiser, August 3, 1861." Stereoview of image identifies Jex Bardwell as photographer.