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J. Gurney & Son 
General Edward Ferrero 
n.d. 
  
Carte de visite 
Be-Hold 
Courtesy of Larry Gottheim - Be-Hold (50 / 35) 
  
 
LL/22347 
  
Ferrero seems to have been an interesting character. He was a dance instructor at West Point, and operated ballrooms in NYC after the war. He participated in a number of significant Civil War operations, but contributed to the disaster at the battle of the Crater by remaining in the bombproof, drinking rum with General Ledlie both were disgraced. 
 

 
  
 
  
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