Glass negatives Plate size: 5x7 inches; some emulsion damage along top and right hand side of frame, but subject entirely visible
John Reuben Thompson (1823-1873), poet, editor (of The Southern Literary Messenger, et al.), essayist, critic, Confederate public servant, Civil War newspaper correspondent (as "Dixie" of The Memphis Daily Appeal), and U.Va. alumnus.
Copy of another photograph
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.