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Collection Unidentified Wisconsin Civil War Soldier
WVM ID Number WVM Mss 1873
Object Name Archive
Title Civil War soldier tintype 1861-1862.
Year Range from 1861
Year Range to 1862
Event Civil War
Description Tintype of an unidentified Wisconsin Civil War soldier. The soldier is wearing a five button sack coat indicating that he was in the 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th or the 17th Wisconsin Infantry Regiments. The image is a half portrait and the soldier is holding a rifle. The buckle on the soldier's hat and the buttons on the coat are hand painted gold. There is a decrotive metal frame around the tintype.
Extent and Medium of Description 1 photograph: tintype.
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Subjects Soldiers -- Wisconsin.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Portraits.
United States.