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"Bombardment of Island 'Number Ten' in the Mississippi River."

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Identifier: P0084-1171

Title: "Bombardment of Island 'Number Ten' in the Mississippi River."

Description: Print of a naval battle scene with ironclad gunboats and mortar boats in the foreground firing upon an island in the background. "BOMBARDMENT OF ISLAND "NUMBER TEN" IN THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER." (printed below image). Descriptive paragraph printed below image.

Rights: UND

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1862

Type(s): Hand Colored Lithograph
Image

Maker/Creator: Currier and Ives, New York

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Currier and Ives
hand colored lithograph
bombardment
Island Number Ten
Mississippi River
gunboat
mortar fleet
flag officer
A.H. Foote
Water
Soldiers
Cannons
smoke
Armed Forces
Rivers
battle
horizontal
Battles

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