Review of the Army


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Civil War Harper's Weekly, December 7, 1861

We have posted our collection of original Civil War Harper's Weekly newspapers online for your study and enjoyment. These newspapers allow you to gain a more in depth understanding of the war, and the attitudes of the day. We hope you enjoy browsing this collection, and find the content enlightening.


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Fort Warren

Fort Warren

The Slavery Question

The Slavery Question


Bombardment of Pensacola

Southwest Pass

Battle of Southwest Pass

Southwest Pass

Fight at Southwest Pass

Santa Rosa

The Battle of Santa Rosa





Battle of Belmont

Mississippi River

Mississippi River Southwest Pass

Camp Nevin

Camp Nevin, Kentucky

Steamer Constitution

The Steamship "Constitution"

Review of the Army

Review of the Army







This is an original leaf from the December 7, 1861 edition of Harper's Weekly. The top image is captioned, "View of the Harbor of Pensacola - Santa Rosa Island and Fort Pickens in the foreground. Rebel Batteries and Navy-Yard in the Distance".  The lower image is captioned "The Great Review at Bailey's Cross Roads, Virginia, on November 20, 1861."



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