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The plundering rebels in Maryland...
Item # 172802
July 30, 1864
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, July 30, 1864 The front page has a portrait of: "William Pitt Fessenden, Secretary of the Treasury" as well as an article on him. Other prints within include: "The Rebels Robbing the Flour Mills in Maryland" "The Rebels Pillaging at the Hagerstown Depot" "The Rebels Retreating with Their Plunder Across the Potomac River" "The Rebels Destroying the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal" "General Grant's Campaign--Captain Ashby's New York Battery in the Trenches Before Petersburg" "...The gunners of the 18th Corps Protected by Mantelets" "...Shelling the enemy From the Cohorns" "General Sherman's Advance--Attack on the Enemy's Centre, Near Marietta, Georgia" "The Great Fire in Brooklyn".
The doublepage centerfold is a battle scene captioned: "General
Grant's Campaign--Destruction of Lee's Communications by General Wilson". The back page has two cartoons: "John Bull Among His Foreign Relations".
Complete in 16 pages.
Category: The Civil War