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A field officer a day for 8 months and 3 weeks

Discussion in 'Period Civil War Photos & Examinations' started by Mike Serpa, Jan 1, 2017.

  1. Schwallanscher

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    what's going on with that beard - he looks like a beardy pelican
     

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  3. Mike Serpa

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    A funny bird is a pelican
    His beak holds more
    Than his belly can
    He'll hold in his beak
    Enough food for a week
    And I wonder
    How the ...
     
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  4. Mike Serpa

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    Col. Isaac H. Duvall, 9th W.V. Inf.
     
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    This has been heavily retouched but I'd like to take the opportunity to again point out a kepi or cap cover likely made of rubberized or tarred canvas, the reflection of which is what's given it the crazed appearance which the retouching has only exaggerated.
     
  6. Mike Serpa

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    Also, no definition in his legs and chair.
     
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    Maj. Wilder Dwight, 2nd Mass. Inf.
     
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    Col. James A. Ekin
     
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    Lt. Col. Alexander B. Elder, 10th N.Y. Inf.
     
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    Maj. John Ely, 23rd Pa. Vol. Inf.
     
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    Lt. Col. James English
     
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    Maj. Albert G. Enos, 8th Cavalry (?)
     
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    Enos served in the 8th Pennsylvania Cavalry.
     
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  14. Mike Serpa

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    Thanks! Updated the caption in my album. I might as well send a notice to the LOC.
     
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    Maj. Matthias S. Euen of Co. E, 156th NY Inf.
     
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    Lt. Col. Charles Ewing, 4th N.J. Inf.
     
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    Nice work on the restorations!
     
  18. Mike Serpa

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    Thank you very much! I haven't done one in a while. Got tired of constantly clicking the mouse.
     
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    Col. James Fairman, 96th N.Y. Inf.
     
  20. Mike Serpa

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    I don't see photos #80 and #81. The site had problems yesterday so I'll repost those photos.

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    Lt. Col. Charles Ewing, 4th N.J. Inf.

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    Col. James Fairman, 96th N.Y. Inf.

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    Col. John F. Farnsworth, 8th Ill. Cav.
     
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    Lt. Col. Noah L. Farnham of Co. B, 7th New York Infantry Regiment
     
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