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20260 General Lewis B. Parsons CDV of Parson’s
as general.  He was a rail and river transportation
expert. One of his exploits was the transport of all of
John . Schofield’s entire army of the Ohio, with its
artillery and trains in January of 1864, from
Mississippi to Washington in an average time of
eleven days in an era when railroading was in its
infancy. Back marked Alex Gardner, Washington D.
C. A rare card. $275  

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