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"The Gun-Boat Attack on the Water Batteries at Fort Donelson."

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Identifier: P0084-2392

Title: "The Gun-Boat Attack on the Water Batteries at Fort Donelson."

Description: Print of ironclad gunboats and one converted riverboat in the foreground with a Confederate flag visible in the background. "THE GUN-BOAT ATTCK ON THE WATER BATTERIES AT FORT DONELSON. - SKETCHED BY MR. ALEXANDER SIMPLOT. - [SEE PAGE 166.]" (printed below image). Clipping from Harper's Weekly, March 15, 1862, page 164.

Rights: UND

Place: United States
Missouri
St Louis

Dates: 1862-03-15

Type(s): Wood Engraving
Image

Maker/Creator: Alexander Simplot

Subjects: Civil War, 1861-1865
wood engraving
Newspapers
Harper's Weekly
batteries
battle
Fort Donelson
gun-boat
attack
Water
Flags
confederate
smoke
fighting
Tyler
Conestoga
Carondelet (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Pittsburg
Louisville
battery
fort
Alexander Simplot
horizontal
black and white
Armed Forces
River and Steamboats
Battles
Fortification

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