Cartoon of Union Soldiers

Cartoon of two foraging Union soldiers on a mule.

This undated cartoon features two foraging Union soldiers mounted on a mule. The officer carries a small box, while his partner carries a large bottle. Such uncaptioned cartoons are relatively rare in Civil War photography.

Carte-de-Visite by T.L. Rivers, St. Louis, Mo.

Image Courtesy Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield; WICR 31925