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This photograph shows a group of Society of Separatists of Zoar villagers displaying a United States flag that bears the names of Zoar men who served in the Civil War. The photograph measures 7" x 5" (17.8 x 12.7 cm). The Society of Separatists of…

In this image Lieutenant General William T. Sherman (1820-1891) appears mounted on his horse Duke in Atlanta, Georgia during the Civil War. This 2.5 by 4-inch (6.35 by 10.16 cm) carte de visite dates from 1864. William Tecumseh Sherman was born in…

Stereograph of African American soldiers from "War Views" published by E. & H. T. Anthony & Co.

Photograph of a group of soldiers in Lebanon, Ohio who served in the 54th Ohio Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War, ca. 1861-1865. Pictured in the group are John C. Hart and James Turner.

Portrait of Milton M. Holland, Sergeant in the 5th USCI. He was awarded a Congressional Medal of Honor for his service in Union army during the Civil War.

Photograph of John Mercer Langston (1829-1897), an African American lawyer, congressman, and university official from Virginia and Ohio. In 1855, Langston was elected as clerk of Brownhelm Township, Lorain County, Ohio, making him the first African…

African American women doing laundry outdoors.

127th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, also known as the 5th United States Colored Troops, in formation on Sandusky Street, Delaware, Ohio ca. 1863.

From a collection in Greene County Ohio Historical Society. Not identified.

From a collection in Greene County Ohio Historical Society. Not identified.