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The black and white steel engraving features a scene from the Battle of Fort Donelson. The scene is filled with men holding flags and weapons. Several are injured or have perished. The engraving is printed on off-white paper.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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8 X 10 3/4 inches
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ink engraving on paper
recto, below image: CAPTURE OF FORT DONELSON. / From the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers. / Johnson, Fry & Co. Publishers, New York. / Entered according to act of Congress A.D. 1862 by Johnson, Fry & Co. in the clerks office of the district court for the southern district of N. York.
Fort Donelson, Battle of, Tenn., 1862; Fort Donelson National Battlefield (Tenn.); United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
[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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