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Scott & O'Shaughnessy, Inc. Catalog of An Important Collection of Fine and Rare Photographs.

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06999.39 Author/Creator: Scott & O'Shaughnessy, Inc. Place Written: New York, NY Type: Document Date: 1915/09/24 Pagination: 37 p.

Summary of Content: Auction catalog from which Neville Franklin Dragoo purchased this collection (lots #200, 212, and 215).

People: Dragoo, Neville Franklin

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: Civil WarMilitary HistoryUnion ForcesConfederate States of AmericaPrison CampAtrocityPrisoner of WarPhotography

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