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"Awaiting the Attack. Infantry."

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Identifier: P0822-3086

Title: "Awaiting the Attack. Infantry."

Description: Print of a large number of Union soldiers preparing for an attack. Most of the soldiers are lined up along a blockade, several are preparing to fire a cannon, and another group of soldiers is entering the scene from outside of the frame. Several American flags are visible along the blockade. "AWAITING THE ATTACK. INFANTRY." and "Copy-righted 1877 by E. Forbes, 13 Barclay St. N.Y." (printed below image).

Rights: UND

Place: United States
New York

Dates: 1877

Type(s): Copper Plate Etching
Image

Maker/Creator: Edwin Forbes, New York

Subjects: copper plate etching
Edwin Forbes
horizontal
black and white
outdoors
Civil War, 1861-1865
Soldiers
Men
Armed Forces
Union
battle
cannon
Flags
blockade
rifles
Battles

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