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Gov. Francis T. Nicholls in Confederate Uniform

A brigadier general in the Confederate Army, Francis Redding Tillou Nicholls lost an arm and a leg in Civil War battles. He served two nonconsecutive terms as governor of Louisiana and was chief justice of the state supreme court.

Gov. Francis T. Nicholls in Confederate Uniform

Courtesy of Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division

Gov. Francis T. Nicholls in Confederate Uniform. Unidentified

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