Unidentified Cavalryman

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Record 115/294
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Collection Nevitt
Copyright Oshkosh Public Museum
Description Albumen print on carte de visite stock of an unidentified cavalryman.
Year Range from 1861
Event Civil War
Film Size 4" x 5"
Year range to 1865
Medium Cardstock/Photographic Paper/Ink
Neg # 23456
Notes Full seated view of an unidentified Civil War soldier wearing a mounted service jacket, reenforced mounted service trousers, a sword belt with cap box, a Colt revolver on a small stand, and holds a forage cap with waterproof cover on his lap. He also wears two silver badges on his jacket which are probably identification badges. Possibly a member of the 1st or 2nd Wisconsin Cavalry. From a family album with photgraphs back marked Fox Lake.
Object ID P1962.3.1
Object Name Carte de visite
Place Fox Lake, WI
Print size 2.5" x 4"
Subjects Civil War
Title Unidentified Cavalryman
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