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Woman Holding Portrait of Confederate Soldier
Original Author: Unknown
Created: ca. 1861–1865
Medium: Hand-colored ninth-plate tintype

Woman Holding Portrait of Confederate Soldier

An unidentified woman holds a portrait of a Confederate soldier—presumably a relative or loved one—in this hand-colored tintype made during the Civil War. This image is part of the Liljenquist family collection of photographs at the Library of Congress. 

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