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The Cavalry Camp

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Date made: 1867
Maker: Giles, J.L.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 17 3/4 x 24 in.; 45.085 x 60.96 cm
ID number: DL*60.2603
Negative number: 2003-24359


Description:

Colored print; outdoor scene of a military encampment beside a river. Tents and a covered wagon are in the background. Men cook over an open fire, play cards on an upturned crate, lie under the tent, repair horseshoes and care for numerous horses. At the lower right two officers peruse a document.