Central Illinois in the Civil War, Day by Day : A Journey through the Civil War through the eyes of individual Soldiers, and their loved ones, with additional documentation provided by the newspapers of Central Illinois.
Credit Line:
Peoria Historical Society Collection
Description:
3/4 oil portrait of John R. Zeigler . John R. Zeigler was a Captain in the Civil War. (1832— 1896) (died at age 64). John was injured in battle and left in March of 1864. John R. Zeigler (1832— 1896), Civil War Union Captain. in the 11th Regiment, Illinois Cavalry, Company E. The 11th Regiment was organized at Peoria, IL, and mustered in December 20, 1861. (NPS: Film Number M539 roll 101).
Dimensions:
H—91 W—9 L—79 cm
Object ID:
1937.7.7
Object Name:
Painting
Signed Name:
Emily H. White 1897
Source:
Mrs. J. Frank Zeigler
Provenance:
Portrait was done at the Chicago studio of the artist in 1897
Old#:
215
Medium:
Oil Paint
Material:
canvas
Category:
8: Communication Artifact
Artist — Creator:
White, Emily H.
Artist — Creator Role:
Artist
Accession#:
1937.7
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