[Major General Harry Thompson Hays of Co. H, 7th Louisiana Infantry Regiment, in uniform] / W.W. Washburn, photographic artist, 113 Canal Street, New Orleans.

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[Major General Harry Thompson Hays of Co. H, 7th Louisiana Infantry Regiment, in uniform] / W.W. Washburn, photographic artist, 113 Canal Street, New Orleans.

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Washburn, William W., approximately 1827-1903, photographer

Date Created

1861-1865

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A bust portrait photograph of Confederate Brigadier General
Harry Thompson Hays in uniform

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Bust portrait photograph of General in uniform

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Photographic print

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Library of Congress

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Brigadier General Harry Thompson Hays
(1820 - 1876)
Home State: Louisiana
Education: St. Mary"s College (Baltimore, MD)
Command Billet: Commanding Brigade
Branch of Service: Infantry
Unit: Hays' Brigade
On the Campaign-He commanded Hays' Brigade of Ewell's Division in Jackson's Command, and lost about half his men as casualties at Sharpsburg in combat near the Dunkard Church.

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