The Fourteenth Regiment Rhode Island Heavy Artillery (Colored) in the War to Preserve the Union, 1861-1865

Providence: Snow and Farnham, 1898.

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First edition. Octavo. 343pp., frontispiece, one engraving and many portraits (of white officers). Later owner's name on the first blank page, a couple of small bumps on the front board, and some very faint spotting, a nice, very good plus copy. The unit was redesignated the 11th U.S. Colored Heavy Artillery and saw action mostly around New Orleans. A bright copy of an uncommon book.

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The Fourteenth Regiment Rhode Island Heavy Artillery (Colored) in the War to Preserve the Union, 1861-1865. William CHENERY.