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Carte-de-visite (CDV) of Acting Volunteer Lieutenant Thomas J. Woodward. Signed in period ink on verso, “Yours truly, Thos. J. Woodward A. Vol. Lt - U.S.N Comdg Iron Clad Atlanta.” No imprint.

During the war, Woodward commanded several ships including the USS Ceres and USS Shawsheen, but his most conspicuous service likely occurred while commanding the ironclad USS Atlanta, which played an important role during the Siege of Petersburg.
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Civil War CDV Prominent Naval Officer

Estimate $200 - $300May 17, 2020
Starting Price $50
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