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Hawkins Zouave 6th Plate Daguerreotype Teenage Civil War Soldier Photo

Hawkins Zouave 6th Plate Daguerreotype Teenage Civil War Soldier PhotoWith some effort I was able to identify the soldier as a member of the 9th New York Volunteer Infantry, the famed Hawkins Zouaves. The soldier doesn’t appear much older than 15 or 16 and its possible he served as a drummer boy. His soft earnest […]