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Civil War Harper's Weekly, May 25, 1861

This edition of Harper's Weekly featured a number of popular images. The issue includes a dramatic picture of the Fire at Willard's Hotel in Washington. The issue also contains news of the opening days of the Civil War. There is a nice picture of loading ships in preparation for war.

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Fire Zouaves

The Fire Zouaves

Warning to South

Jeff Davis Cartoon

The Occupation of Baltimore

Civil War Parade

Treasury Building

Troops at the US Treasury Building

Dubuque

Dubuque Iowa

Camp Cameron

Camp Cameron, Georgetown

Warship

Loading a Civil War Ship

Highlanders

The Highlanders

Pennsylvania Soldiers

Pennsylvania Soldiers

Steam Gun

Winans Steam Gun

Troops in Capitol

Civil War Troops Housed in Congress

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MAY 25, 1861]

HARPER'S WEEKLY.

333

LATE HEAD-QUARTERS OF COLONEL ELLSWORTH, OF THE N. Y. FIRE ZOUAVES, AT THE CAPITOL AT WASHINGTON.-SKETCHED BY OUR SPECIAL ARTIST.-[SEE PAGE 331.]

THE NEW YORK FIRE ZOUAVES QUARTERED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES AT WASHINGTON, D.C.-SKETCHED BY OUR SPECIAL ARTIST.-[SEE PAGE 331.]

Ellsworth's Headquarters
Troops Quatered in the House of Representatives

 

 

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