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Civil War Harper's Weekly, April 22, 1865

This site features an online archive of our extensive collection of Harper's Weekly newspapers. These papers have a wealth of important news and information on the war. It is fascinating to watch the war unfold on the pages of these original Civil War Newspapers.

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Five Forks

Battle of Five Forks

End Civil War

End of the Civil War

Lee's Surrender to General Grant

Petersburg

Petersburg Civil War Map

Richmond Capture

Capture of Richmond

Illinois Central Railroad Land

Illinois Central Railroad Land

 

 

Appomattox River

Lee Crossing the Appomattox River

Petersburg

Union Troops Occupying Petersburg Virginia

Richmond Fall

Fall of Richmond in the Civil War

Capitol

Confederate Capitol in Richmond

 

 

HARPER'S WEEKLY.

[APRIL 22, 1865.

252

CAPTURE OF PETERSBURG, VIRGINIA--THE SECOND MICHIGAN RAISING THE STARS AND STRIPES OVER THE CUSTOM-HOUSE, APRIL 8, 1865.
[SKETCHED BY ANDREW M'CALLUM.]

VIEW OF CASTLE THUNDER, IN RICHMOND.[SKETCHED BY A. W. WARREN.]

VIEW OF LIBEY PRISON, RICHMOND.[SKETCHED BY A. W. WARREN .]

RUINS ON MAIN STREET, RICHMOND--[SKETCHED BY A. W. WARREN.]

Capture of Petersburg
Castle Thunder
Libey Prison
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