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    Cabinet Card of Union Soldier R.C. McKnight, circa 1864. Bust image of a young cavalry soldier, identified on verso as "R.C. McKnight." Although no record can be found of his name, this Union cavalry soldier wears a hat insignia that identifies him as a member of the 4th Regiment cavalry, Company M; there was one such company in the Wisconsin Volunteers which mustered in early 1864. Photographer unknown. Decorative hand-drawn calligraphy on verso.

    Condition: Light overall age toning to image; moderate age toning of cardboard mount. Moderate wear to mount edges and corners. Very good.


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