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This is a VERY hard and long-keeping bread perfect as an side to hearty soups, chowders, and stews. Historically, it was part of soldiers rations. Currently, it is an ideal way to include carbohydrates on hikes or camping.
Confederate General Robert E. Lee & Traveller Traveller was by far the most famous horse ridden during the Civil War. Lee's saddle & horse tack is on display at the Museum of the Confederacy Richmond VA.
This is a rare picture of General Robert E Lee with Traveler, looking tired, muddy & miserable with the weight of the Confederate world on his shoulders. Its unfortunate for him that he was on the wrong side of history. He was a fantastic general.