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Steel engraving: ""Sinking of the Alabama."" The Alabama is depicted as being heavily damaged. The center of the ship is shown to have sunk. There are several small life boats seen near the vessel. In the background of the image, there is a second large ship. The sky is depicted as largely cloudy.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
7 1/2 X 11 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
lithographic engraving (printing process)
recto, bottom: "THE SINKING OF THE ALABAMA"
United States. Navy--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Naval operations; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
lithographic engravings (prints)
[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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