Siege of Petersburg, Virginia, American Civil War, 30 July 1864. Artist: Unknown

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Siege of Petersburg, Virginia, American Civil War, 30 July 1864. Charge of the Union 2nd Division, 9th Army Corps. In the background is a huge crater caused by the explosion of a mine under the Confederate defences. The Siege of Petersburg, which lasted from June 1864 until March 1865, foreshadowed the trench warfare battles of World War I.


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  1. 0580024904
  1. 2-494-637
  1. 2494637

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Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 5520x3168
File Size : 51233kb

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Creator
  1. Unknown: :
After
  1. A McCallum: American: Artist
Medium
  1. Engraving
Geographic Hierarchy
  1. World
  2. --- North and Central America
  3. ------ United States
  4. --------- Virginia
  5. ------------ Petersburg
  6. --------------- Petersburg
  1. 37 13 00 N , 077 24 00 W

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