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MANY ROADS TO FREEDOM: CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS PHOTO GALLERY
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Here are some photographs of Civil War soldiers. Some of the soldiers are identified, some not. Whether famous or unknown, what comes to mind when you see these images? How old do these people appear to be? Where are these pictures taken? Why were they taken? If they are wearing uniforms, are they the same, or different? How would you begin to research these people and add more information to these descriptions?
For more information on
researching soldiers see Bob Marcotte's article on Rochester soldier
Search of Julius Armbruster, Rochester Civil War Soldier, Rochester
History, Vol. 63 No(s) 4 (Fall 2001).
|Richard Kingston||Robert Gould Shaw||Maj. F. S. Cunningham||Henry Strathern(?)|
|Unidentified Soldier||Unidentified Soldier||Lt. James Hall||Louis Chapin(?)|
|Patrick O'Rorke||Capt. George French||Edward Rech(?)||Lt. Montgomery Backus|
|Capt. Charles S. Montgomery||Isaac F. Quinby||Benjamin F. Baker||Horace McGuire|
|Edwin S. Gilbert|