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Lieut. W.D. [sic] Cushing, U.S.N.
Civil War stereographs, 1861-1865.
New-York Historical Society
American & foreign portrait gallery. Prominent portraits.
Stereograph: Studio portrait of Lieut. William Barker Cushing, U.S.N.
Title on stereograph and description incorrectly identify subject William Barker Cushing as W.D. Cushing. William Barker Cushing (4 Nov. 1842-17 Dec. 1874) An officer in the U.S. Navy who fought for the Union during the Civil War. He is best known for sinking the Confederate ironclad CSS Albemarle in a night raid in 1864, for which he received the Thanks of Congress
Cushing, William Barker, 1842-1874--PhotographsArmed Forces--Officers--PhotographsPortraits--PhotographsUnited States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Photographs
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