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Ash Wednesday

Christian Commemoration, iconic image
03/01/1865
Christians in the United States and around the western world celebrated Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the forty days of Lent for 1865. (By John Osborne) 
Source Citation: 
The Confederate States Almanac of the Year of Our Lord 1865 ... (Macon, GA: Burke, Boykin & Company, 1864), 4. 

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