Tintype of Pvt. Robert A. Cheatham
Provided by: Tennessee State Library and Archives
Pvt. Robert A. Cheatham served in Co. C, 1st Tenn. (Feilds') Inf. Regt., CSA, during the Civil War. Based on the uniform, it is an early war image, unusual for the 'C' on his cap. Cheatham's cheeks are hand-tinted.