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City Point, Virginia Wharf, Federal artillery, and anchored schooners

Above we show a moving photo of City Point, Virginia Wharf, Federal artillery, and anchored schooners. It was made between 1860 and 1865.

The illustration documents main eastern theater of war, the siege of Petersburg, June 1864-April 1865.

We have compiled this collection of artwork mainly to serve as a vital educational resource. Contact

Image ID# 351BF9F7

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