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Page of Roger Polhemus' family history with his grandfather after the Civil War

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Title

Page of Roger Polhemus' family history with his grandfather after the Civil War

Subject

History
Family History
Veterans
Civil war

Description

This page from Roger Polhemus' scrapbook shows his grandfather, Tabor Chadwick Polhemus who served as a mounted orderly under General James B. Ricketts during the Civil War. The page also contains an image of Belle Clinton Lester, Polhemus' Aunt and the original creator of the scrapbook.

Roger Polhemus was born on November 14, 1926, and served in the United States Army for 20 years attaining the rank of Sergeant 1st Class.

Creator

Lester, Belle Clinton

Source

Your DC Digital Museum

Publisher

Humanities DC

Date

19th Century

Contributor

Lester, Belle Clinton

Format

Image

Type

Image

Identifier

0002.YDCDM.2014

Coverage

New Jersey
Washington, DC

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Scrapbook
.jpg

Physical Dimensions

3456 x 4608 px

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