A Confederate Private with a brace of pistols and a knife

Guest blogpost: Ron Coddington | Publisher of Military Images Magazine

A CONFEDERATE PRIVATE WITH A BRACE OF PISTOLS AND A KNIFE.—This soldier rests his hand on a chair as he strikes a casual pose before the camera. The thin material of his coat, well-worn hat and calm look upon his face suggests that this son of the South is ready for all comers.

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