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African American Union Army Cook
Original Author: Unknown
Created: ca. June 1864 to April 1865
Medium: Wet collodion glass-plate negative; one half of stereograph

African American Union Army Cook

An African American cook tends to steaming cauldrons of food in this glass-plate photograph. The image was taken in a camp at City Point sometime between June 1864 and April 1865, during the siege of Petersburg.

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