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Civil War POW pictures {Warning Graphic content}
Posted by: P.Fazzini (ID *****4344) Date: January 04, 2013 at 06:07:53
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In regard to
While In The Hands Of The Enemy: Military Prisons Of The Civil War By Charles W. Sanders

http://books.google.com/books?id=DC9_Hufn9FwC&printsec=frontcover&dq=Charles+W+Sanders+on+Union+Prisoners&hl=en&sa=X&ei=LObmUJ75LpLh0AHwjIHgAQ&ved=0CDQQ6AEwAA


The Picture on the Cover is that of Pvt John Q Rose 8th Ky
The third POW picture whose name is faded is that of
Pvt Francis W. Beedle Co M 8th Mich Cavalry
Note engravings based on these picture were featured on
Frank Leslie's Illustrated Issue June 18, 1864
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2002699234/resource/
#1 Pvt Lewis Klein Co A 14th NY Cav
#2 Pvt John Brenig Co G 4th Ky Cav
#3 Pvt George H Wible Co F 9th MD
#4 Pvt Francis W Beedle Co M 8th Mich
#5 Pvt John Q Rose Com 8th Ky
#6 Pvt Charles R Woodworth Co G 8th Mich
#7 Pvt L.H. Parham Co B 3tf Tenn Cav
#8 Pvt Edward Cunningham Co F 7th Ohio CAv


Several also appeared in Congressional record
HOuse Document 38th Congress ..pp.34-42
http://quod.lib.umich.edu/m/moa/aaw7861.0001.001/164?page=root;size=100;view=image

See also http://books.google.com/books?id=8zibwavyjysC&printsec=frontcover&dq=Remarks+made+be+John+D+Defrees+before+the+Indiana+Union+Club&hl=en&sa=X&ei=WN3mUPnSA42z0QHZ34Ao&ved=0CEAQ6AEwAQ#v=onepage&q=Remarks%20made%20be%20John%20D%20Defrees%20before%20the%20Indiana%20Union%20Club&f=false by Remarks made by John D Defrees before the Indiana Union club in which there are two reproduciona of POW Pictures

Another version of Rose picture is on the bottom left on
Harper's Weekly June 18, 1864
http://www.sonofthesouth.net/leefoundation/civil-war/1864/starving-civil-war-prisoners.htm


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