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Joshua L. Chamberlain, ca. 1862

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Joshua L. Chamberlain, ca. 1862

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Joshua L. Chamberlain (1828-1914), a Bowdoin College professor, joined the army as Lt. Col. of the 20th Maine Regiment. He became a full colonel soon thereafter.

He is famous for his regiment's crucial victory at Little Round Top during the Battle of Gettysburg.

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  • Title: Joshua L. Chamberlain, ca. 1862
  • Creator: William Pierce, Brunswick
  • Creation Date: circa 1861
  • Subject Date: circa 1861
  • Media: Carte de visite
  • Dimensions (cm): 10 x 6
  • Local Code: Coll. 1927
  • Collection: 20th Maine Regiment officers photograph album
  • Object Type: Image

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