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"Capture of New Orleans - The Fleet Passing Forts on the Mississippi."

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Identifier: P0084-0610

Title: "Capture of New Orleans - The Fleet Passing Forts on the Mississippi."

Description: Print of a naval battle scene with several ships in the foreground. List of ship and fort names below image. "CAPTURE OF NEW ORLEANS.__THE FLEET PASSING FORTS ON THE MISSISSIPPI." (printed above image). "From: The Great Civil War. Vol. II By Robt. Tower. M. D. and Benjamin G. Smith Pub. by Viste [?] and Yorston [?], 1865" (written on reverse side).

Rights: UND

Place: United States
Louisiana

Dates: 1865

Type(s): Steel Engraving
Image

Maker/Creator: C. Parson and W. Ridgway

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
steel engraving
fleet
Mississippi
capture
New Orleans
battle
Ships
Brooklyn
Fort Jackson
Manassas
Hartford
Varuna
mortar vessel
C. Parson
W. Ridgway
Armed Forces
Battles
Fortification

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