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Durbin Ward Pistols

Local History: Durbin Ward

Posted on: April 12, 2018
Tags: Durbin Ward, Civil War, Pistols, Glendower

These are Brigadier General Durbin Ward's pistols which he carried during the Civil War. Durbin Ward was a law partner of Thomas Corwin. He was also a Democrat and a state's rights advocate. Everybody thought he would sit out the Civil War; Democrats were all

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