Historical Sketch of the Volunteers of Norfolk and Portsmouth, Virginia: Norfolk Light Artillery Blues, Norfolk City Guard, Lee Rifles, Jackson Light infantry, Grimes' Battery, Old Dominion Guard, Portsmouth rifle Company

Norfolk, VA: np, 1898. First edition. 4to. 122 pp. [pp. 103-122 contain ads for local businesses]. Illustrated, portraits, group photographs of various portions of the units. Signed by M.C. Keeling, commander of the Norfolk Light Artillery Blues, and by J.P. Kevill, his first lieutenant. Includes an historical sketch, with Civil War service, for each of the units. OCLC locates six copies (Boston Athenaeum, Duke, William & Mary, Library of Virginia, Norfolk Public, Virginia). Original red and blue printed gray wrappers (a little soiled). Light marginal stain from old tideline at rear, else very good. Item #53772

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