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    A FANCY GROUP, IN FRONT OF PETERSBURG (No. 76). Officers in varied uniforms sit casually beside a group of wall tents shaded from the summer sun by a shelter of pine branches. Two Contrabands steady their roosters in preparation for a cock fight. Clear with wonderful detail. Mount measures 13.5 by 10.5 inches and the image 9 by 7 inches. Dated 1865 and noted "Negative by David Knox" and "Positive by A. Gardner..." along with the date taken: "August, 1864."

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    December, 2010
    11th Saturday
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