Making Music

These are members of a Union army marching band. Each man holds a marching band instrument now extinct, the saxhorn. Because the bell of the horn lay back across the musician's shoulder, the tune could be heard by the troops behind. The cover sheet is for a lively military number that was made popular by the Confederate army's Washington Artillery Band of New Orleans.

Combination fork, spoon, knife

Tin plate

Combination fork, spoon, knife

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