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    Civil War Carte de Visite and Silver ID Badge of Lucius M. Ingalls, Drummer, 23d Mass. Inf. Ingalls enlisted at the age of 15 on Sept. 10, 1861 and was mustered out October 13, 1864. Thin silver shield-shaped badge with T-bar pin back and decorative border script engraved "Lucius M. Ingalls/Co. A/23d Regt./Mass. Vols.", perfect condition. The image shows Ingalls in his regulation musician's frock coat holding kepi. Period ink script ID on the verso. Very fine quality and condition. The 23d was engaged throughout North Carolina during Ingalls' term of service with the regiment. Very rare with accompanying CDV.

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    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
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