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"The Bombardment of Port Hudson - the 100-Pound Parrott Gun of the RICHMOND at Work"

PRINTS - ENGRAVINGS
Lithograph
USA, LA, Port Hudson
1863-07-18
Paper
16 x 11 in.
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Engravings from the cover of Harper's Weekly, July 18, 1863; illustration of 'THE BOMBARDMENT OF PORT HUDSON - THE 100-POUND PARROTT GUN OF THE 'RICHMOND' AT WORK.- SKETCHED BY AN OFFICER OF THE NAVY..."; view of sailors loading the gun; top reads "HARPER'S WEEKLY./ A/ JOURNAL OF CIVILIZATION./ VOL. VII.-No. 342.] NEW YORK, SATURDAY, JULY 18, 1863./ [SINGLE COPIES SIX CENTS/ $3.00 PER YEAR IN ADVANCE./ Entered according to Act of Congress, in the Year 1863, by Harper & Brothers, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York.".

1999.97.26

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Related Events: United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865   

Related Subjects: Naval art and science   
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