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Collection Old Abe
WVM ID Number WVM.0034.I002
Format Photograph, color
Event Civil War
Description A photograph of Old Abe relics from the Robert Borrell collection. Old Abe served as the mascot animal for the 8th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment during the Civil War.
Copyright WVM holds property rights
Subjects Old Abe (Eagle)
Bald eagle -- Wisconsin -- Biography.
United States. -- Army. -- Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, 8th (1861-1865) -- Mascots.
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Portraits.
Patriotism.
Mascots -- Wisconsin.
Search Terms 8th Wisconsin