Surrender of Vicksburg

 

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Civil War Harper's Weekly, August 1, 1863

This site features our extensive collection of Civil War Harper's Weekly newspapers. Browse through these newspapers, and enjoy the eye-witness illustrations, reports of the war, and commentary by people who saw the events unfold. Unique perspective is available on these priceless pages.

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Capture of Vicksburg

Capture of Vicksburg

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Rioting

Fall of Vicksburg

Fall of Vicksburg

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Vicksburg Levee

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Surrender of Vicksburg

Surrender of Vicksburg

Draft Cartoon

Draft Cartoon

 

 

 

Vicksburg Surrender

You are viewing an illustration from an original 1863 Harper's Weekly newspaper. The leaf features a stunning illustration of the Surrender of Vicksburg in the Civil War.  The upper image is captioned, "The Surrender of Vicksburg, The Rebels Marching Out and Stacking Their Arms. - From a Sketch by Mr. Theodore R. Davis. [See Page 487]". The lower image is captioned, "The Surrender of Vicksburg - View of the City from the River Bank, Showing Part of the River Batteries - Sketched by Mr. Theodore R. Davis. - [See Page 487]."


 

 

 

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