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Brady, Mathew B. (ca. 1823-1896) "5th Pen. Cav[a]lry, Battlefield of Oct. 29 & 30."

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC03029.44 Author/Creator: Brady, Mathew B. (ca. 1823-1896) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Photograph Date: [1861-1865] Pagination: Full stereo, 11.2 x 27.1 cm. Unmounted. Order a Copy

Image shows horses and men gathered in a winter camp, with field visible in the distance, and rear of a wooden structure closest to the camera.


Brady, Mathew B., 1823-1896

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