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Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 2
Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 2
Resource Typeimage
TitleRebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 2
Coverage / Year1864
DescriptionReproduction of a black and white photograph of the Rebel Works in front of Atlanta, No. 2. Source: Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign, Embracing Scenes of the Occupation of Nashville, the Great Battles around Chattanooga and Lookout Mountain, the Campaign of Atlanta, March to the Sea, and the Great Raid through the Carolinas. New York, 1866. Dimensions: 8"x10".
Interpretation"The fight, which lasted several hours, resulted in one of the most bloody repulses sustained by the rebels during the war. Their killed and wounded lay within twenty yards of the rude breastworks thrown up during the early moments of the attack." Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign. (New York: Dover Publications, 1977), p. xvi.
Lesson Plans / ThemesAntebellum Society and the Civil War
Learning Standards16 History
Author or CreatorBarnard, George N., 1819-1902
SourcePhoto reproductions from Barnard, George N. Photographic Views of Sherman's Campaign. New York, 1866
Subject / KeywordsUnited States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Campaigns; United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Pictorial Works; Atlanta Campaign, 1864
Collection PublisherChicago Public Library, Special Collections and Preservation Division
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Resource IdentifierE468.7.B25 Plate 40
CONTENTdm file name3754518842002_barnard_plate40.jpg
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