Shelling Vicksburg


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Civil War Harper's Weekly, May 16, 1863

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Shelling Vicksburg

You are viewing an original leaf from an 1863 Harper's Weekly Civil War newspaper.  The leaf has an illustration of the Attack on Vicksburg, showing the shelling of the city.  The image is captioned, "The Campaign in the Southwest. - From Sketches by Mr. Theodore R. Davis - [See Page 315]."




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