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The black and white engraving depicts a scene from the Battle of Williamsburg. several soldiers are shown fighting, while others lie fallen on the grown. Some soldiers are shown carrying wounded men. Smoke fills the background of the image. The engraving is printed on off-white paper with black ink and appears to have been removed from a bound volume (possibly from Everett A. Duyckinck's History of the War for the Union: Civil, Military and Naval).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 X 10 3/4 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper steel engraving
recto, beneath image: BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Williamsburg, Battle of, Williamsburg, Va., 1862
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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