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Departure of Kentucky Regiments from Cincinnati

Black-and-white illustration from New York Illustrated News showing men, women and children waving from the shore as three steamboats of soldiers leave Cincinnati.

Caption: Departure of the First and Second Kentucky Regiments from Cincinnati for the Great Kanawha River, Va. Sketched by a corresponding artist. See page 203 [for related story].

Source: Illustration from New York Illustrated News, July 29, 1861, page 205.

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