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The black and white steel engraving features a scene from the Battle of Chickamauga. Lt. Van Pelt is shown standing by a cannon across from a line of Confederate soldiers. Union soldiers cover him from behind. The image is printed on off-white paper with black ink and appears to have be torn from a bound volume.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 1/4 X 10 3/4 inches
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ink on paper steel engraving
recto, below image: BATTLE OF CHICAMAUGA _ LT. VAN PELT DEFENdING HIS BATTERY.
Chickamauga, Battle of, Ga., 1863; Van Pelt, George, Lieutenant
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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