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"Admiral Porter's Fleet Running the Rebel Blockade of the Mississippi at Vicksburg, April 16th 1863."

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Identifier: P0084-1183

Title: "Admiral Porter's Fleet Running the Rebel Blockade of the Mississippi at Vicksburg, April 16th 1863."

Description: Print of a row of ironclad gunboats firing upon a town on a riverbank in the background. "ADMIRAL PORTER'S FLEET RUNNING THE REBEL BLOCKADE OF THE MISSISSIPPI AT VICKSBURG, APRIL 16TH 1863." (printed below image). Descriptive paragraph below image.

Rights:

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1863

Type(s): Hand Colored Lithograph
Image

Maker/Creator: Currier and Ives, New York

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
Currier and Ives
print
lithograph
Porter
fleet
rebel
blockade
Mississippi River
Tuscumbia
Forest Queen
Silver Wave
Carondelet (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Pittsburg
Mound City
Louisville
General
Price
Lafayette
Benton School (St. Louis, MO)
flag ship
batteries
Boats
battle
Fires
Cannons
flag
sink
sunk
Armed Forces
Battles

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