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The black and white steel engraving features a scene from the Battle of Kelly's Ford, which took place in 1863. In the image, soldiers wade through water while carrying guns and flags. Men can be seen in the distance firing their rifles. The engraving is printed on off-white paper.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
8 X 10 3/4 inches
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steel ink engraving on paper
recto, beneath image: ATTACK AT KELLY'S FORD, VA./ from the original painting by Chappel in the possession of the publishers. / Johnson, Fry & Co. Publishers, New York. / Entered according to act of Congress A.D. 1864, by Johnson, Fry & Co. in the clerks office of the district court of the southern district of NY.
Kelly's Ford, Battle of, Va., 1863; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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