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Civil War Veterans Reunion 1907

From James Vann Comer "The 2nd Civil War Reunion of Veterans (Union/Blue and Confederate/Gray) enjoying a meal together on March 28, 1907 at the Opera House at Southern Pines, N.C. The Piney Woods Inn is visible in the background with this vintage photograph donated by M. Louise Seawell on June 3, 2004 to the Moore County Public Library in Carthage, N.C. A few have been identified: (Front Row, L-R) Seated 2nd person is believed to be John Alexander Muse, 3rd person is Captain Rev. William Henry Harrison Lawhon, 6th person is believed to be Charles Chalmers McLean (Company H, 26th Regiment), 7th person is William Christopher Moore (Company H, 26th Regiment), 8th person is believed to be John Bethune Currie "Jack", 9th person is believed to be Samuel Jones Muse; (2nd Row, L-R) Seated 1st person is Eli P. Seawell (Company H, 26th Regiment), 4th person is Captain Aplha M. Clarke, Union Veteran of Company K, Eighth Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteers who moved to Southern Pines, N.C. in 1886 with air horn for hearing who had a granddaughter named Lois who he is holding attached to the back side of Mat & Framed Photograph by Anthony Elwood Parker "Tony" of Southern Pines, N.C. who worked hard to identify some of the veterans, 5th person is believed to be a Union Veteran wearing medals, 6th person is 1st Lt. William T. Jones of Tyson & Jones Buggy Company in Carthage, N.C.; (3rd Row, L-R) Standing 5th person is believed to be Samuel Washington Humber of Tyson & Jones Buggy Company in Carthage, N.C., 8th person is Thomas Henry Caviness (Died- December 28, 1945), 12th person is Evander McNeill Blue, 16th person is believed to be Virgil Newton Seawell, M.D. According to the Diary of Rev. William Henry Harrison Lawhon dated Thursday, March 19, 1908- "Wife (Nora E. Vestal Lawhon) & I go to Carthage to the reunion of the old soldiers of Blue & Gray. We have a big crowd an a good time the ladies of Carthage gave us a good dinner."


Date1907
Linked toSource: S224; Evander McNair "Mack" Blue; Thomas Henry Caviness; John Bethune "Jack" Currie; Rev. William Henry Harrison Lawhon; William Christopher Moore; John Alexander Muse; Samuel Jones Muse; Eli Pleasant Seawell; Dr. Virgil Newton Seawell

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