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The Cabinet of the Confederate States at Montgomery

The Cabinet of the Confederate States at Montgomery
Artist
Unidentified Artist
Copy after
Whitehurst & Hinton
Sitter
Judah Philip Benjamin, 6 Aug 1811 - 6 May 1884
Stephen Russell Mallory, c. 1811 - 9 Nov 1873
Alexander Hamilton Stephens, 11 Feb 1812 - 4 Mar 1883
Christopher Gustavus Memminger, 1803 - 1888
Leroy Pope Walker, 7 Feb 1817 - 22 Aug 1884
Jefferson Davis, 3 Jun 1808 - 6 Dec 1889
John Henninger Reagan, 8 Oct 1818 - 6 Mar 1905
Robert Augustus Toombs, 2 Jul 1810 - 15 Dec 1885
Date
1861
Type
Print
Medium
Wood engraving on paper
Dimensions
Image: 23.1 × 35.2 cm (9 1/8 × 13 7/8")
Sheet: 27.8 × 40.5 cm (10 15/16 × 15 15/16")
Topic
Interior
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair
Printed Material\Book
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table
Printed Material\Papers
Home Furnishings\Drape
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Writing implement\Pen\Quill
Equipment\Drafting & Writing Implements\Inkstand
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Bowtie
Container\Inkwell
Costume\Dress Accessory\Tie\Necktie
Jefferson Davis: Male
Jefferson Davis: Literature\Writer
Jefferson Davis: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer
Jefferson Davis: Military and Intelligence\Soldier
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Confederate President
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Mississippi
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\US Senator\Mississippi
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of War
Jefferson Davis: Politics and Government\Governor\Mississippi
John Henninger Reagan: Male
John Henninger Reagan: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
John Henninger Reagan: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge
John Henninger Reagan: Politics and Government\US Senator\Texas
John Henninger Reagan: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Texas
John Henninger Reagan: Politics and Government\Statesman\Confederate
John Henninger Reagan: Politics and Government\Government official\Surveyor
John Henninger Reagan: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Texas
John Henninger Reagan: Military and Intelligence\Army\Soldier
Leroy Pope Walker: Male
Leroy Pope Walker: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Leroy Pope Walker: Law and Law Enforcement\Jurist
Leroy Pope Walker: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Alabama
Leroy Pope Walker: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of War\Confederate Secretary of War
Leroy Pope Walker: Politics and Government\Confederate official
Stephen Russell Mallory: Male
Stephen Russell Mallory: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Stephen Russell Mallory: Military and Intelligence\Navy\Secretary of the Navy
Stephen Russell Mallory: Politics and Government\US Senator\Florida
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Male
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Journalism and Media\Newspaper publisher
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Georgia
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\Governor\Georgia
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Georgia
Alexander Hamilton Stephens: Politics and Government\Confederate Vice President
Robert Augustus Toombs: Male
Robert Augustus Toombs: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Robert Augustus Toombs: Politics and Government\Statesman
Robert Augustus Toombs: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer
Robert Augustus Toombs: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Confederate army officer
Robert Augustus Toombs: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Georgia
Robert Augustus Toombs: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Planter
Robert Augustus Toombs: Politics and Government\US Senator\Georgia
Christopher Gustavus Memminger: Male
Christopher Gustavus Memminger: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Christopher Gustavus Memminger: Politics and Government\Cabinet member\Secretary of Treasury
Christopher Gustavus Memminger: Politics and Government\State Legislator\South Carolina
Christopher Gustavus Memminger: Politics and Government\Statesman\Confederate
Judah Philip Benjamin: Male
Judah Philip Benjamin: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Judah Philip Benjamin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Confederate
Judah Philip Benjamin: Politics and Government\US Senator\Louisiana
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.79.84
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery