Soldiers at Camp Randall
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Soldiers in formation at Camp Randall during winter. The season [there appears to be snow on the ground] and the tents indicate that this image was made in 1861 or 1862. Improved quarters for the soldiers were erected in 1862. The camp was used as a training ground for most of Wisconsin's Civil War soldiers. This image was probably taken near the corner of University Avenue and Randall Street.
Image ID: 4226
Creation Date: 1861 ca.
Creator Name: Fuller, John S., ca. 1815-1902
Collection Name: Fuller, John S., circa 1815-1902 : Madison, Wisconsin, cartes-de-visite, ca. 1860-ca. 1870
Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number: PH 6010.39
Original Dimensions: 4 x 2.25 inches
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Civil War, 1861-1865
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Military training camps
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