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Navy, Alabama Confederate Monument

Statuary by Frederick Barnicoat representing the navy of the Confederacy at the base of the Alabama Confederate Monument on Capitol Hill in Montgomery.
The inscription reads:
"The seamen of Confederate fame startled the wondering world: for braver fight was never fought, and fairer flag was never furled." Anon.
The George F. Landegger Collection of Alabama Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division.