Portrait photograph of Robert M. O'Reilly, [1870?] and Photograph of a Youth and Older Man Wearing a Kepi Caps and Uniforms, [n.d.].

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Photograph probably was enclosed in letter to his mother in October, 1869.  On back of portrait, "Sutterley, Photographer, Commercial Street, Elko, Nev." O'Reilly was stationed at Camp Halleck, Nevada in 1870. O'Reilly wrote of an interest in photography when stationed in the west.

Format: Image
Language: English
Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:417827