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Brady, Mathew B. (ca. 1823-1896) "Ne[illegible] Hd Qr with Band."

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03029.43 Author/Creator: Brady, Mathew B. (ca. 1823-1896) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Photograph Date: [1861-1865] Pagination: Full stereo, 10.1 x 26.0 cm. Unmounted.

Summary of Content: Image shows an unidentified regimental band gathered outside a winter camp.

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People: Brady, Mathew B., 1823-1896

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: MusicCivil WarMilitary HistoryMilitary CampUnion ForcesArt, Music, Theater, and Film

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