Looking through a giant water lens during a tour of the Innovation Center at the Corning Museum of Glass. Southern Tier Travel

Looking through a giant water lens during a tour of the Innovation Center at the Corning Museum of Glass. Southern Tier Travel

This came from Eastern upstate New York so from the 484 on his Kepi it’s my best guess he was a member of the Carlisle D. Beaumont GAR Post 484 in Keeseville, New York.  If anyone knows anything about that Post or the type of musket he’s holding could you let us know? Scanned from the original 4x5 inch glass negative.

This came from Eastern upstate New York so from the 484 on his Kepi it’s my best guess he was a member of the Carlisle D. Beaumont GAR Post 484 in Keeseville, New York. If anyone knows anything about that Post or the type of musket he’s holding could you let us know? Scanned from the original 4x5 inch glass negative.

Letchworth State Parks middle falls on the Genesee River, New York

Letchworth State Parks middle falls on the Genesee River, New York

Gustav Schurmann Twelve-year-old who served in the Civil War as bugler and orderly to Generals Philip Kearny and Daniel Sickles. He served with the “Mozart Regiment,” which was made up of New York men. He also met and befriended Tad Lincoln. #civilwar #newyork #history

Gustav Schurmann Twelve-year-old who served in the Civil War as bugler and orderly to Generals Philip Kearny and Daniel Sickles. He served with the “Mozart Regiment,” which was made up of New York men. He also met and befriended Tad Lincoln. #civilwar #newyork #history

John Clem and Brother.  John Clem, who, at twelve years old, was the youngest Seargent in the US Army in the Civil War.

John Clem and Brother. John Clem, who, at twelve years old, was the youngest Seargent in the US Army in the Civil War.

Generals Ambrose E. Burnside, John Buford and Winfield S. Hancock along with Darius N. Couch, Edward Ferrero, Marsena R. Patrick, Orlando B. Willcox, and John Cochrane in Warrenton, VA

Generals Ambrose E. Burnside, John Buford and Winfield S. Hancock along with Darius N. Couch, Edward Ferrero, Marsena R. Patrick, Orlando B. Willcox, and John Cochrane in Warrenton, VA

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