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2 edition of The Old flag, 1864 found in the catalog.

The Old flag, 1864

fiftieth anniversary, 1914

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Published by "The Old Flag" Pub. Co. in Bridgeport, CT .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Camp Ford (Tyler, Tex.)
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Prisoners and prisons.,
    • Camp Ford (Tyler, Tex.)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes a facsimile reproduction of three issues of a newspaper originally written by hand by Capt. William H. May while in prison at Camp Ford.

      StatementFirst published by Union prisoners at Camp Ford, Tyler, Texas, 1864 ; respectfully dedicated to "The old 72" ; entered according to act of Congress, in the year of 1864, by Wm. H. May, in the clerk"s office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern district of New York ; reproduced by his comrades, Captain Alfred B. Beers, Major Thomas Boudren, Comrade Frank Miller, under the auspices of Elias Howe, Jr., post, number three, Dept. of Connecticut, G. A. R. ; Decoration Day, 1914.
      ContributionsMay, William H., 1838-1910., Grand Army of the Republic. Elias Howe, Jr., Post No. 3 (Bridgeport, Conn.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE612.T9 O42
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[64] p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6568020M
      LC Control Number14012092
      OCLC/WorldCa20541082

      National flag, Third infantry; inscribed: "Blue Mills, Shiloh," "Siege of Corinth, Matamora," "Siege of Vicksburg, Jackson." This flag was captured before Atlanta, J , by Cleburne's division, and presented by Cleburne to Miss Laura J. Massengale (now Mrs. Pickett) who returned the flag to the adjutant-general of Iowa August 7, Confederate paper money was printed between and A general rule of thumb is that the earlier currency issues are worth more than later issues. The confederate currency guide below shows a picture and a link to more information about each issue.

      To the North Anna River: Grant and Lee, May , ; Buy this book The battle of Spotsylvania Court House was the Civil War's ghastliest, a day-long, rain-sodden struggle for control of a. The Cheyenne called it the Month of the Freezing Moon. To the Whites it was November of At dawn, on the banks of Sand Creek in Colorado Territory, a village of Cheyenne Indians—mostly old men, women and children—reeled under the impact of a surprise cavalry charge. An American flag flew over the chief’s lodge, [ ].

        This Colt pocket is fully engraved and is inscribed "Stand by the Old Flag". It was given to me a couple of years ago by a cousin who appreciated my appreciation for firearms. The Moore was produced from thru The Marlin is a Model which ran thru The Colt is a Model Pocket which was produced thru Reactions. True to the Old Flag. G. A. HENTY ( - ) This book tells the story of the American war of Independence from the side of the British. The old flag mentioned in the title is the flag of England. This is a book for young readers, but - as a good book should be - everybody can enjoy it".


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