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Reproduction of Currier & Ives: ""The Bombardment And Capture Of Fort Fisher, N.C..."" From Portfolio #8 of an 8 portfolio set: ""Currier & Ives...Engravings For The People Of The Civil War."" A color print that depicts Union troops attacking Fort Fisher in North Carolina on January 15th 1865. The Union troops are depicted advancing up an embankment while Confederate forces return fire.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
10 3/4 X 15 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ink on paper; engraving (printing process)
recto bottom center: "The Bombardment And Capture Of Fort Fisher, N. C. Jan. 15th 1865./ Both the Army and Navy were engaged in this great exploit, the most terrific of its kind on record. The Iron clads and Frigate under command of Rear Admiral Porter..."
Fort Fisher (N.C. : Fort)--Siege, 1864-1865 Fort Fisher (N.C. : Fort)--Capture, 1865 United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns North Carolina--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
color print--reproduction (derivative object)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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