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James S. Wadsworth

Discussion in 'Colorized Period Photographs' started by Zuzah, Aug 31, 2013.

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    I like the soft focus on this image. Have to admit I didn't know much about him, turns out he was a Union General killed during the Battle of the Wilderness in 1864.
     
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    Indeed, it's not as sharp as the NA's other scans, which I kind of like - And yeah, which would put this image before the war, even, seeing as he's out of uniform!
     
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    Did not realize that was an NA image. One of the better ones I've seen. Usually not a big fan of what the NA posts.

    Thanks for finding and sharing it.
     
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    Great photo! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    the eyes are really good and also his vest you can almost feel the texture.
     
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