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Steel engraving: "Battle of Atlanta..." This work was likely removed from "The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine" Volume 34. The foreground of the image has depictions of destroyed houses and soldiers. There are also signs of damaged railroad lines. Trees and other shrubbery are depicted as heavily damaged. Many soldiers are depicted, several still fighting.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
6 1/4 X 9 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
lithographic engraving (printing process)
recto, bottom: "BATTLE OF ATLANTA, JULY 22D-RECAPTURE FROM THE CONFEDERATE OF DE GRESS'S BATTERY. 1. / The view is west toward Atlanta; the Confederates in capturing the battery charged along the Georgia Railroad from the rolling-/ mill (see map, page 457), and took advantage of the cover of the railroad embankment and cut."
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
lithographic engravings (prints)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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The Century Illustrated Monthly see call number AP2 .C4 V.36 NO.14 1888
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