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Handwritten note of reverse reads: "The last roll call. Civil War vets in front of Stanton's statue. Sort of a striking future all these are dead now. Can get their names if needed - Jene E. Bishop."

This photograph shows five men, veterans of the…

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…

EXPERIENCE OF 90TH BOYS IN SOUTHERN PRISONS.
We were captured at the battle of Chickamauga, Ga., September 20th, 1863, and were sent to Richmond, Va. When we got to Atlanta, Ga., we were marched from the railroad through the streets of the city to…

"Grab A Root"
By Sylvester Rader, 90th OVI, Co. I

While soldiering in the Army of the Cumberland,
Some Johnnies to shoot,
We stubbed our toe, fell down in the mud,
And the boys, hollowed, "Grab a Root!"

The origin of the word we never…

THREE YEARS IN DIXIE
BY HIRAM S. BROWN, CO. E.
CROOKS, KY.

I composed the following about the close of the war. I used to sing it, and then after a few years I held the "Little Browns" on my knee and sang it to them. I do not claim to be a…

"God Bless You, Dear Old Comrades"
Written by Capt. A. W. Black, Co. F, 90th O. V. I.

God bless you, dear old comrades,
So honest and so true.
You are the boys who feared no noise-
'Twas then you wore the blue.

You left your homes, and…

Address delivered by H. O. Harden at the 90th Ohio Regimental Reunion at McArthur, September 1895.

The committee assigned to me an address, without stating the subject. I suppose that they intended that I should choose my own. I have thought over…