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16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
American Revolution Female Camp Follower

Progressive female reenactor depicting a camp follower during the American Revolution. Although their roles are not recognized in history books, their jobs helping the soldiers during the war was priceless. They helped with everything from laundry to nursing the soldiers back to health as they followed the soldiers during battle.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Monmouth, New Jersey, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Andrea Ramirez Maciolek