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Gunboats attacking Grand Gulf.

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Identifier: P0116-1053

Title: Gunboats attacking Grand Gulf.

Description: Sketch of several ironclad gunboats in the foreground firing cannons at shoreline. Written on back: "Civil War Photo. Admiral Porter's Iron Clads attacking Battery at Grand Gulf on the Mississippi. Photographed from an original India Sketch made by Rear Admiral Walke after the battle. The original sketch along with others made by Walke were destroyed by fire. Gift of John G. Gundlach."

Rights: UND

Place: United States

Dates: 1861-1865

Type(s): Photograph of Sketch
Image

Maker/Creator: Henry Walke

Subjects: Gunboats attacking Grand Gulf
Civil War, 1861-1865
Transportation
battle scene
Mississippi River
Union
Henry Walke
Gunboats
Boats
ironclad gunboats
Grand Gulf
battle
Armed Forces
Cannons
shoreline
photograph of a sketch
Battles

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