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Addis, R.W. (fl. 1864) [Lieutenant Wallace R. Hill]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC05528.17 Author/Creator: Addis, R.W. (fl. 1864) Place Written: Washington, D.C. Type: Photographs Date: circa 1864 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Vignette bust portrait with small beard and mustache. Name and rank inscribed on recto below photograph.

People: Addis, R. W. (Robert W.), d. 1874.
Hill, Wallace R., fl. 1839-1865.

Historical Era: Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

Keywords/Subjects: Civil War, Military History, Artillery, Union Forces

Sub Era: The American Civil War