Fredericksburg, VA


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Civil War Harper's Weekly, December 20, 1862

This site features a digital archive of the Harper's Weekly newspapers published during the Civil War. Harper's Weekly was the most popular illustrated newspaper of the day, and serves as a valuable resource for researchers today.

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Minnesota Indian Massacre

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Fredericksburg, Virginia


This 1862 Harper's Weekly features a Stunning Civil War Illustration of Fredericksburg, Virginia.  The picture is captioned, "Fredericksburg, Virginia. - [From a Drawing by Mr. A. R. Waud]"




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