Civil War infantry soldier, ca. 1862

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Civil War infantry soldier, ca. 1862

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This is a tintype photograph of an unidentified private Maine infantry Civil War soldier. From the type of musket, U.S. Model 1842 .69 caliber, it is known that this soldier served approximately between the years 1861 and 1863. The soldier appears to be 18 to 20 years old.

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About This Item

  • Title: Civil War infantry soldier, ca. 1862
  • Creation Date: circa 1862
  • Subject Date: circa 1862
  • Location: ME
  • Media: Tintype
  • Dimensions: 8.4 cm x 6.6 cm
  • Object Type: Image

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