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Reproduction of Currier & Ives: ""The Great Victory In The Shennandoah Valley, Va..."" From Portfolio #8 of an 8 portfolio set: ""Currier & Ives... Engravings For The People Of The Civil War."" This is a color reproduction print that depicts General Philip Sheridan's Calvary attacking the Confederate forces at the battle of Opequan Creek.
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 Great Victory In The Shennandoah Valley, Virginia September 19th 1864./ Gen. Sherman Cavalry charging and routing the Rebel horsemen./ The Battle of Opequan Creek was commenced by Gen. Sheridan, attacking the enemy under Gen. Early, at daylight, and lasted until 5 P.M..."
Shenandoah Valley Campaign, 1864 United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns
color print--reproduction (derivative object)
[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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