Thomas W. Lynn
(c. 1843 - 1862)
This is a carte de visite of Pvt. Tom Lynn of Co. D, 17th Va. Infantry. The front of the card (left) is the only known portrait taken of a member of the Fairfax Rifles during the war. It is not known if he wrote his own name and unit on the reverse of the card (right).
We are very grateful to Randolph H. Lytton for allowing us to reproduce the image.
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