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The black and white steel engraving features a scene from the Battle of Roanoke Island. The scene takes place on water with several boats making up the foreground and background. Seamen can be seen on each boat. The engraving is printed on white paper with black ink.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
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7 X 9 1/2 inches
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steel engraving, ink on paper
recto, below image: ATTACK UPON ROANOKE ISLAND - LANDING OF THE TROOPS.
Roanoke Island (N.C.)--History--Capture, 1862; 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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