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Waite, Horatio Loomis [Cane]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08284.006 Author/Creator: Waite, Horatio Loomis Place Written: s.l. Type: Object Date: 1861-c.1925 Pagination:

Summary of Content: Cane, part of Waite-Long Families archive.

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Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Subjects: Military HistoryNavyHealth and Medical

Sub Era: The American Civil War

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