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Catalog Number 1936.073.004
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Photo of a daguerreotype of Captain John Shubael Conant, clad in a Union uniform. The interior of the daguerreotype is decorated with scrollwork motifs . On the verso written in a combination of pencil and ink is "John Shubael Conant; Born Monroe, Mich. May 27 - 1841; Died Santa Barbara, Calif. June 18 - 1936; Lieutenant 25th Mich. Volunteers; Served with his regiment in Army of The Cumberland; Was engaged in the battle of Tibbs Bend under Genl. Moore and of Franklin under Genl. Schofield; Later was appointed aid on Genl. Boyles staff and brevetted Capt. On discharge."
Date c. 1862
Year Range from 1862
People Conant, John Shubael
Print size 3'' x 5''
Collection Military
Search Terms Civil War
US Army
25th Michigan Volunteer Infantry Regiment