Smith was Captain in the 20th Regt. NYSM (October 1, 1861), Captain, 80th Regt. (October 7, 1861), Lieutenant Colonel, 128th Regt. (September 5, 1862), and Colonel, 128th Regt. He was promoted March 13, 1865 to Brevet Brigadier General for conspicuous gallantry at cane River Crossing Louisiana, April 23, 1864, The second CDV by Slee Bros is signed by Smith in ink on the back.
Both CDVs are approximately 4" x 2.5". Very good antique condition, with some minor condition issues which should be easily viewable in my zoomed views.
The item "(2) CDV Photos of Civil War Soldier Colonel James Smith 128th NY Vols, Signed" is in sale since Saturday, March 28, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\CDVs".The seller is "jack_mord" and is located in Woodinville, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States.