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    Remarkable Albumen of a Group of Federal Soldiers Enjoying a Meal, 9" x 7", along with a musical interlude. Eighteen soldiers, most wearing fatigue jackets, jackets with shoulder tabs, all smiling for the camera. Soldiers seated in the front row with a variety of mess equipment. Young drummer in the center seated on his drum with black 'cook' in uniform standing at the side. Soldiers standing in the back row, some with weapons, and one man playing a violin, another a flute. Many Sibley tents in the background, one with a large hand tinted wreath at the entrance. Very fine quality and condition, archivally mounted in a decorative period frame. Another rare and historic view of Civil War soldiers in the field.

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    November, 2008
    20th-21st Thursday-Friday
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