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NH 66586 Robert Smalls

Photo #: NH 66586  Robert Smalls
Description: Pilot of the Confederate Army armed transport Planter, who ran his ship out of Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, in the early morning of 13 May 1862 and delivered her to the Union forces. This engraving shows Smalls some years after 1862. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
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