Siege of Vicksburg
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Siege of Vicksburg

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Date made: 1888
Maker: Kurz & Allison
Place: Chicago, Illinois
Image size: Image: 17 1/2 x 25 in.; 44.45 x 63.5 cm
ID number: DL*60.2625
Negative number: 2003-24307


Description:

Colored print; battle scene at Vicksburg. Union forces at base of hill behind a series of woven barricades await the surrendering Confederate troops. Confederate soldiers descend the hill carrying a large white flag. General Grant watches through a spy glass in the right foreground. Steamboats on river in background.