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David Wine, of Johnston County, Nc. looks over a letter from Pvt. James Montgomery (CSA) of Missisipi to his father explaining his impending death after wounds suffered during a battle in Spostylvania, Va. in 1864. The letter was one of multiple exhibits in the Civil War 150 HistoryMobile that was stationed at the Virgina Welcome Center in Fredericklsburg, Va. on Monday, January 9, 2012. (Photo by Reza A. Marvashti / The Free Lance-Star)