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    Nicely ID'd Sixth Plate Tintype Portrait of Corporal Lewis P. Bradford, Co. D, 23rd Maine Inf. Bradford mustered in as a Corporal on September 29, 1862, and mustered out with the regiment on July 15, 1863. Crisp image of Bradford wearing nine button frock coat with blue tinted corporal's stripes, holding bummer's cap with D/23 clearly visible on the top. Nice period ID on the reverse of the plate with a 0.75" x 1.5" printed yellow paper label, "LP Bradford/ 3 copies (this obviously being the original)/ 23d Regiment/ Washington/ D. C." The 23rd spent their entire period of service in the Washington/ Northern Virginia area. Pristine condition in a full leather case. Impeccable ID.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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