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Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) C.S.S. Teaser damaged by U.S. gunboat

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05111.01.1108 Author/Creator: Gardner, Alexander (1821-1882) Place Written: [s.l.] Type: Photograph Date: Pagination: 1 photograph 9.5 x 9.8 cm

Summary of Content: The image shows the extensive damage to the deck of a Confederate boat. Inscription on verso: "Deck of Confederate blockade runner Teaser showing destruction caused by shell fired by US gunboat [?] " and "Gardner." Numeric noations on verso: "XXV" and "483."

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesBlockadeMaritimeConfederate States of AmericaNavyWartime Pillaging and Destruction

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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