The Commander Of The Union Forces

General Irvin McDowell is the tall, heavyset officer in this photograph. Bull Run was the only large-scale battle where McDowell commanded the Union forces. Later in 1861, George McClellan, the man standing to McDowell's left, would lead the Northern army.

A limber, a field artillery ammunition chest

Gray uniform

Blanket roll

Sword bayonet,

Gray uniform

Blanket roll

Sword bayonet,

Legging

Union volunteer of the 7th New York Regiment

Garibaldi Guard member in an Italian army hat

New York volunteer of the Fire Zouave Regiment

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