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"Cape Girardeau, MO., an Important Strategic Position on the Mississippi Between Cairo and St. Louis."

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Identifier: P0084-1329

Title: "Cape Girardeau, MO., an Important Strategic Position on the Mississippi Between Cairo and St. Louis."

Description: Print of a troop encampment with a flag, a windmill, and soldiers building earthworks. A steamboat is visible in the background. "CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO., AN IMPORTANT STRATEGIC POSITION ON THE MISSISSIPPI BETWEEN CAIRO AND ST. LOUIS." (printed below image). Descriptive paragraph below image.

Rights:

Place: United States
Missouri

Dates: ca. 1880

Type(s): Wood Engraving
Image

Maker/Creator:

Subjects: Cape Girardeau
Mississippi River
Cairo
troops
camp
Tents
Windmills
flag
Steamboats
Araco
Newspapers
Civil War, 1861-1865
wood engraving
Armed Forces
Soldiers
Men
Rivers
River and Steamboats

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