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Sargeant Major Meekins

Sargeant Major Meekins
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Title: Sargeant Major Meekins
Description: Full-length portrait of Sargeant Major Meekins. Co. "K" 36th U.S. Colored Troops.

Image ID: 33590
Johnson, Thomas S., 1839-1927 : Papers, 1787-1964
Genre: Photograph
Back of photograph says T.S.J. taught him to read. Negative copied from a group of material relating to Rev. Thomas S. Johnson who was a Chaplain for the 36th.
Subjects: Weapons
Military uniforms
Civil War, 1861-1865
African Americans
Indoor photography
Portrait photography

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