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15270 Barbara Fritchie CDV of the subject
of John Greenleaf Whittier’s poem of 1864,
Barbara Fritchie. The poem recounts the
story of the 95 year old woman waving the
Union flag to antagonize Stonewall Jackson’s
troops as they passed through Frederick on
the Maryland campaign. Backmarked J.
Davis Byerly, Frederick, Md. $225