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    Confederate Lieutenant General John Bell Hood Carte de Visite, no backmark, Confederate manufacture. Clipped upper corners as made, light toning. Fine condition. Kentucky-born John Bell Hood (1831 - 1879) graduated from the U. S. Military Academy in 1853. As commander of the Texas Brigade during the war's early days, Hood rose to prominence in the Army of Northern Virginia. He was transferred to the Army of Tennessee after Gettysburg and ended up with the impossible task of trying to keep Sherman out of Atlanta.

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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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