I liked seeing Lincoln and Twain colorized. They seemed less iconic and
I'm a fan of U.S. Grant and wish he were praised for his Memoirs more than
for being a functional alcoholic. What is the distinction between a
heavy drinker and an alcoholic? (Pardon my rant)
A couple of pictures seemed unfinished. All were worth seeing. I'd never
noticed the three stars on the confederate collar and I'm thunderstruck by
being introduced to Lee's son.
On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 6:32 AM, Hal Bush <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> This project represents a very good intention, I think; and I think some of
> these photos are quite lovely. But I wonder what other scholars think of
> this technique?? Mostly soldiers but also including our paragon, MT...
> thanks, --Hal B.
> Prof. Harold K. Bush
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Arianne Laidlaw A '58