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Civil War Harper's Weekly, July 20, 1861

This Civil War newspaper shows nice eye-witness illustrations showing Harper's Ferry, The Brooklyn Navy-Yard, and Pirates. There is news of the day, as well as a description of the Battle of Martinsburg.

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Civil War Arsenal

Theodore Davis

Theodore R. Davis

The Battle of Martinsburg

Eleventh Indiana Regiment

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Hagerstown, Maryland

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Harper's Ferry

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Brooklyn Navy Yard

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Broadway, New York

Speaker Grow

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Slavery Cartoon

Slavery Cartoon


The Brooklyn Navy-yard

The Brooklyn Navy-yard, New York, June 1861.  See page 463



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