Cairo, Illinois, circa 1861, zoomable image

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Sized, cropped, and adjusted for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, October 19, 2011.
Depicted ContentCairo, IL
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Col. Paine's barracks, brigade hospital, Dr. [Sim's?] headquarters, roof of State quartermasters office, United States Quartermasters Department, ice houses, Mississippi River
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Prints and Photographs Collection, Library of Congress
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Library of Congress Summary : Photograph shows a commercial street in Cairo, Illinois with Union military barracks in the distance.
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