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"Capture of the Works at Petersburg."

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Identifier: P0084-0656

Title: "Capture of the Works at Petersburg."

Description: Print of Union troops moving victoriously up a hill. There is a soldier holding a Union flag on top of earthworks in the background. An officer is lying in branches in the foreground. "CAPTURE OF THE WORKS AT PETERSBURG." (printed below image). Print taken from a book titled "History of the War for the Union" by E. A. Duyckinck and illustrated by Alonzo Chappel. The book was published in New York by Johnson, Fry and Company.

Rights: UND

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1865

Type(s): Steel Engraving
Image

Maker/Creator: Alonzo Chappel

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
steel engraving
Alonzo Chappel
History of the War for the Union
Soldiers
troops
uniform
battle
dead
Death
Petersburg
flag
bayonet
Works at Petersburg
capture
Armed Forces
Men
Johnson
Fry and Co.
Battles

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