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Item # 172716
October 3, 1863
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, October 3, 1863 The full front page has 2 scenes of: "The Siege of Charleston--Attack on Battery Gregg" and "...The Boats for the Attack of Gregg on Their Way." Inside has two other full pages with 4 prints on Charleston: "...Soldiers Exploding Torpedoes by Throwing Pieces of Shell on Them from the Saps" and "...Explosion of the Magazine at Fort Moultrie" & "...Position of the Obstructions in the Harbor, Washed Ashore on an Island" and: "...The Last Night Before Wagner--The Head of the Gap."
Most of a page is taken up with a: "Map of the Theatre on General Rosecrans's Operations in the States of Tennessee and Georgia."
The doublepage centerfold has 6 prints on: "The Army of the Potomac--General Buford Attacking the Enemy at Raccoon Ford." Two full page prints show: "The Army of the Potomac--Sword Presentation by General Crawford's Division to General Meade" and "The Russian Frigate 'Osliada,' Now in the Harbor of New York."
The back page has a cartoon. Complete in 16 pages.
Category: The Civil War