Carte de visite by John Adams Whipple, 1862
10.1 cm x 6.2 cm
From the Carte de visite collection
This photograph depicts Lt. Col. Wilder Dwight of the 2nd Massachusetts Infantry Regiment. Dwight died on 19 September 1862 of wounds received at the Battle of Antietam.Another view of Wilder Dwight can be seen here.