by Fowx (Egbert G.)
6.5 in. x 8.5 in.
pickaxe; shovel; telegraph pole
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Orange & Alexandria Railroad (O&A); Virginia
US Military Railroads (USMRR); US Army; USMRR Construction Corps
Boston Athenaeum; Library of Congress; National Archives; USAMHI – MOLLUS collection
$4.99 – $6.99
Image ID: AAPZ
Library of Congress says: Repairing Orange and Alexandria Railroad near Catlett’s Station, after its destruction by the Confederates, October 1863.
Boston Athenaeum says: Civilian employees of the U.S. military railroad repairing the Orange and Alexandria tracks near Catletts Station, Va., September 1862 [sic].
Etched onto negative: Construction Corps [illegible] at Cattlets Station: 397.