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From the US Civil War era (1860s)

"Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with forage cap carrying a bone handle knife in breast pocket." Sixth-plate tintype, hand-colored. Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs, Library of Congress

Major John T. Hambrick 13th NC State Troops (3rd NC Volunteers)  in the uniform he wore during the Mexican American War.

American Civil War Life - Major John T. Hambrick NC State Troops NC Volunteers) in the uniform he wore during the Mexican American War.

1862  PRIVATE UNDERWOOD AT 15 YRS OLD IN THE CIVIL WAR

Lodwick D. Underwood, Vermont 1862 This is Pvt. Lodwick D. Underwood at the age of 15 circa in his Vermont Uniform that was the identifying characteristic of the famous Vermont Brigade (aka the "Old" Brigade or the Vermont Brigade).

Johnny Clem was 10 years old when his mother died in 1861. Heartbroken, he ran away from his home in Newark, Ohio, and tried to join the 3rd Ohio Infantry as a drummer boy. The 3rd Ohio refused him, as did his next choice, the 22nd Michigan Infantry. Clem tagged along with the 22nd Michigan anyway, and, despite his youth, saw a bit of action on the battlefield. He shot a Confederate general during the Battle of Chickamauga (earning him the rank of sergeant.

Johnny Clem - He enlisted at the age of served in the Regiment Michigan Infantry as a drummer boy. In he was promoted to Sergeant after shooting a Confederate officer at Chickamauga. He is the still considered to be the youngest non-commis

Bradley Schmehl demonstrates his skill as an historical painter in this image of ROBERT E. LEE. This famous Confederate general was able to hold off the Union army in the Civil War for 4 years, despit

Bradley Schmehl Robert E. Lee

Three unidentified soldier buddies in front of painted backdrop showing 34-star American flag. Patriotic union facer plate framing photo. (Library of Congress, Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs).

Flag worn as an article of clothing. Three unidentified soldier buddies in front of painted backdrop showing American flag. (Library of Congress, Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs).

Union generals of the American Civil War

Civil War Union Generals: Ulysses S. Grant in the center; starting at top going clockwise: Phillip Sheridan, Andrew Porter, Winfield Hancock, Oliver Howard, George Meade and William T.

Photos of children who fought the American Civil War | Daily Mail Online

The eight-year-old children who fought the American Civil War

Library of Congress image: Unidentified young soldier in Confederate infantry uniform, possibly drummer boy, donated to the Library of Congress 2012 by Tom Liljenquist; Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs.

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American Civil War Uniform: The photo is shows what the confederate soldiers wore during the civil war of the United States, the south wore grey the north blue uniforms

Civil War Mystery-Confederate Soldier Needs Identified The Confederate soldier in this picture left this ambrotype of himself with Mrs. L.M.C. Lee of Corinth, Miss., on the eve of the Battle of Shiloh. The soldier never returned and is presumed to have been killed in battle.

An Ambrotype photo of an unidentified soldier, who left this image of himself with Mrs. Lee of Corinth, Mississippi, on the eve of the battle of Shiloh. The soldier never reclaimed his image and was presumed to have been killed in battle.

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4 Civil War Photo Prints Young Confederate Soldiers - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

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Small Waist Civil War Era Dress with amazing pattern matching. Look at how dainty the pleats are and how perfect that stripe lines up. Love the short hair on her as well.

Thomas Chamberlain - He became Captain of Company G, 20th Maine during the Civil War. He was the brother of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain.

Thomas Chamberlain - He became Captain of Company G, Maine during the Civil War. He was the brother of Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain. - Visit to grab an amazing super hero shirt now on sale!

Confederate Soldier with carbine, possibly a Maynard Carbine. Many soldiers wore their hats as tri-corns invoking the Revolutionary spirit of '76.

Confederate Soldier with carbine, possibly a Maynard Carbine. Many soldiers wore their hats as tri-corns invoking the Revolutionary spirit of He didn't own slaves, and fought because his home was invaded by agents of the stage, masquerading as "soldiers.

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