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Private Dexter Butterfield 2nd Massachusetts Volunteers Civil War Archive The lot includes the following: 3 diaries; 9 documents; sergeant's promotion...
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Miguel Covarrubias (Mexican, 1904-1957)
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Miguel Covarrubias (Mexican, 1904-1957)
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RICHARD YARDE (1939 - )
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