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Original CDV Photo Of Lt. C.S. Sussey 1st Iowa Colored Troops With Racist Inscription


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Original CDV Photo Of Lt. C.S. Sussey 1st Iowa Colored Troops With Racist Inscription. A very rare original CDV of 2nd Lieutenant C.S. Sussey of the 1st Iowa Colored (Black) troops. Black regiments in the Civil War had White officers. Has a shockingly (by today’s standards) raciest inscription that says “1st Iowa  N-gger Reg” (Regiment). A very rare piece of Civil War history, “Colored Troops” artifacts are very rare and desirable. A rare opportunity. Comes with large binder of research documents and war plus pension records. 100% guaranteed to be authentic Gettysburg Museum certified, museum COA provided.

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