Execution of Henry Wirz, November 10, 1865, detail

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Depicted ContentWirz, Henry
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Washington, D.C. Adjusting the rope for the execution of Wirz
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Civil War Glass Negative Collection, Library of Congress
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Cropped from a larger version of this image, also available here
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