The men of 19th century America were wildly expirimental with their facial hair styles and Civil War facial hair has become a cult phenomenon. Here are some great examples and blogs who document these fine gentlemen:
Smithsonian's top 24 Vote for your favorite! It's amazing. I bet some of these guys were real lady killers.
Civil War facial hair
Mustaches of the 19th century
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