A photograph from the August 7, 1956 funeral of Albert H. Woolson. Woolson was the last surviving Union Army Civil War veteran, having been born in 1850 and joined the 1st Minnesota Heavy Artillery Regiment as a drummer boy. He died in Duluth, Minnesota on August 2, 1956 at the age of 106.
|Format||Content Category: photographs
Format: direct negative
Colorization: black and white
Emulsion: gelatin silver
Physical Support: acetate film
|Measurements||4 inches height
5 inches width
Source: Minneapolis Star and Tribune Company
Civil War Veterans
|Notes||Forms part of Minneapolis and St. Paul Newspaper Negative Collection. Additional views may be available at the Library.
|Identifiers||M.1.F.1 Packet 20|
|More Info||MHS Library Catalog
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