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Civil War Apples Anyone?
Photographed on a Nikon D90, AF-S Nikkor 18-200mm lens.
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FEATURED PHOTO - (worldatlas.com photo)According to army regulations for camp rations during America's Civil War, a Union soldier was entitled to receive (on a daily basis) 12 oz of pork or bacon or 1 lb. 4 oz of fresh or salt beef; 1 lb. 6 oz of soft bread or flour, 1 lb. of hard bread, or 1 lb. 4 oz of cornmeal, and assorted fruits and/or vegetables. This photo was taken inside the restored supply room at Fort Clinch, Florida. And yes, the apple cans are empty.
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