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Color bookplate from unidentified volume: ""Siege of Vicksburg..."" Copyright 1888, by L. Prang, Boston. In the foreground, there are depictions of Union soldiers advancing toward a hill. There are several renderings of wooden stakes which suggest battle fortifications. In the center of the image, there is a depiction of a union solider carrying a tattered American flag over a hill. In the background, there are depictions of Confederate soldiers firing on the advancing Union troops.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
8 3/4 X 12 inches
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paper (fiber product); engraving (printing process); ink on paper
rectro bottom left:"Thulstrup" rectro bottom center:"SIEGE OF VICKSBURG, MAY 18 TO JULY 4, 1863" rectro bottom right:" COPYRIGHT, 1888 BY L. PRANG & CO. BOSTON"
Vicksburg (Miss.)--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 Vicksburg (Miss.)--History--Siege, 1863
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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