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|B1023...Georgetown College, Washington, DC (22mm). |
Backmark: "Scovills & Co Waterbury" early rmdc School was a private school in Washington. A pro southern demonstration that was broken up in 1861 resulted in arrest of the headmaster. It was believed to have been utilized to hide a southern spy network during the war. Many of the students fought for the Confederacy. Stand up shank and most gilding intact Recovered: Bill Atchinson, Spotsylvania VA Ref: Albert SU124, Tice DCS280A3
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