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Major General Ambrose Burnside Standing Portrait. He is best known for snatching Defeat from the jaws of Victory !


African-American Faces Of The Civil War

Corp. Henry Gaither. "One of the few free men of color in this book when the war began, Gaither and his regiment, the 39th U.S. Colored Infantry, fought as hard as any white organization in the Union army," writes Coddington. "This is one of my favorite images in the book." From African American Faces of the Civil War by Ron Coddington

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A Massachusetts Master's Mate in the West Gulf Blockading Squadron CDV via Faces of the Civil War

Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with Colt Army Model 1860 revolver. Sixth-plate tintype, hand-colored ; 12.4 x 11.2 cm (frame)

CDV of 2nd Lieutenant Charles B. Fox of Massachusetts. Wounded in Action at Antietam. Fox portrayed here clearing wearing mourning ribbon around his left arm, most likely for the recently slain President Lincoln. *s*

This is Gen Abner Doubleday, Who fought at Ft Sumter in 1861 and developed the game of Baseball.