Photo of Captain Semmes of the CSS Alabama who fought the Kearsarge off of the French coast near Cherbourg. Under photo is written in pencil: "Capt. Semmes". 2004.001.007 is the same exact image, but darker. Publisher's mark on back side: E. & H. T. Anthony 501 Broadway New York". In pencil on back is written: Capt. Semmes Commanded the "Alabama" Rare Confederate Later commanded the James River Squadron".
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