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    Unusual Large Print of Union Steamboats. Oval albumen image measuring approximately 9 x 7", by "O.D. Finch, Artist." Affixed to a 10 x 8" mounting board. Identified on verso as: "Chickasaw Bayou, Yazoo River, Miss. Store Boats 15th Army Corps, Dept. of Tenn. May 1863." Hundreds of steamboats were used to transport men and materiel for both Union and Confederate forces during the War. Ship in the foreground bears the word "Joes" on the side of the wheelhouse. Heavily age toned; moderately foxed. Slight water damage at upper right of mount; large mount tear at lower left does not affect image. Good condition.

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    June, 2008
    29th-30th Sunday-Monday
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