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Civil War Harper's Weekly, February 7, 1863

This site features all the Harper's Weekly newspapers published during the Civil War. These newspapers can yield unique insights in the war, as they were created by eye-witnesses to the events depicted. You can watch history unfold before your eyes, week by week.

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David Porter

Porter and McClernand

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General Hooker Takes Command

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Fredericksburg Poem

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Fighting Joe Hooker

Monitor Sinking

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Chivalry

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Battle of Arkansas Post

River Torpedoes

River Torpedoes

Lavinia Warren

P. T. Barnum's "Miss Lavinia Warren

 

 

 

VOL. VII.—No. 319.]

NEW YORK, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 1863.

[ SINGLE COPIES SIX CENTS.

$3,00 PER YEAR IN ADVANCE.

 

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the Year 1863, by Harper & Brothers, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Southern District of New York.


REAR-ADMIRAL DAVID D. PORTER, COMMANDING MISSISSIPPI FLOTILLA.—[SEE PAGE 94.]

MAJOR-GENERAL JOHN A. McCLERNAND. —PHOTOGRAPHED BY BRADY.— [SEE PAGE 94.]

BOMBARDMENT OF THE POST OF ARKANSAS, JANUARY 11, 1863. - SKETCHED ON THE SPOT.—[SEE PAGE 94]

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Admiral David Porter
General John McClernand
Arkansas Civil War

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