County of Brant Public Library Digital Collections
Captain James Ellis
Description
Media Type
Image
Item Type
Photographs
Description
This undated photograph shows Captain James Ellis wearing a Civil War uniform in New Orleans. Like many young Canadians at that time, he enlisted in the American Civil War. Two of his brothers, Edward and Wallace, also enlisted - Edward died during the war. He was the son of Henry Ellis, the eldest son of Allan Ellis; Allan was the son of village co-founder Henry Ellis.

This photo was printed on page 180 of The Work of Our Hands by Sharon Jaeger, and was provided by Linda Guest.
Dimensions
Width: 6.1 cm
Height: 10 cm
Subject(s)
Local identifier
2003.36.1
Geographic Coverage
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.0834 Longitude: -80.31637
Donor
Photograph provided by Linda Guest.
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
County of Brant Public Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address
County of Brant Public Library (Paris Branch)
12 William Street
Paris, ON
N3L 1K7 | @brantlibrary
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Captain James Ellis


This undated photograph shows Captain James Ellis wearing a Civil War uniform in New Orleans. Like many young Canadians at that time, he enlisted in the American Civil War. Two of his brothers, Edward and Wallace, also enlisted - Edward died during the war. He was the son of Henry Ellis, the eldest son of Allan Ellis; Allan was the son of village co-founder Henry Ellis.

This photo was printed on page 180 of The Work of Our Hands by Sharon Jaeger, and was provided by Linda Guest.