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Steel engraving: ""Retreat of the Confederates from Shiloh."" This work is likely a reproduction removed from a book. In the foreground, there is a solider and horse lying down wounded. In the center of the image, there are four wounded soldiers walking from the battle. There is one solider riding a horse. Two covered wagons are also depicted.
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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
7 1/4 X 9 1/2 inches
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lithographic engraving (printing process)
recto, bottom center: "Retreat of the Confederates from Shiloh"
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, -- 1822-1888 -- Exhibitions; Darley, Felix Octavius Carr, -- 1822-1888; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865; Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862
lithographic engravings (prints)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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From ""Our Country: a Household History for All Readers, from the Discovery of America to the Present Time"", Volume 3, by Benson J. Lossing. [Johnson & Miles, New York, 1878].
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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