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Carte de visite of William Wingood Jr. by B.P. Paige of Washington, D.C. Wingood (1838-1912) left his home in Rockport, Mass., in the summer of 1862 and joined the Union navy as an acting master's mate. After officer training on the Macedonia, authorities assigned him to the wooden screw sloop Ossipee. The warship and its crew steamed to the Gulf of Mexico, where it captured a number of vessels attempting to run the blockade. In March 1864, the Ossipee joined the fleet of Adm. David…

Civil War-Major General W.T. Sherman, 1865.l colorized

General William Tecumseh Sherman Interesting that General Sherman shares the name Tecumseh with the Native American leader of the Shawnee.

The Governor’s Brother at Mobile Bay, David King Perkins by Guelpa & Demoleni of Boston, Mass. Perkins of Kennebunkport, Maine, served as an acting master’s mate on the Union warship Seminole from

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