Photos: The Best Facial Hair in the Civil War
Browse through these portraits of officers with great facial hair and then vote for your favorite
- By Jeff Campagna and Brian Wolly
- Smithsonian.com, April 29, 2011
(Library Of Congress)
Despite hailing from Virginia and attending college in South Carolina, Maj. Gen. John Dunlap Stevenson served with the Union Army during the war. He fought in a Missouri regiment and after the war practiced law in St. Louis.
Can this mustache handle the competition? Vote for this facial hair!