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Cannon on Cornfield Avenue, Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, circa 1950-1969

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Summary:Cannon on Cornfield Avenue, Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, circa 1950-1969. Caption on back reads: "During and after Sedgwick's assault on the Confederates in the West Woods, a line of batteries was established, running from Mumma's Cemetery on the south, crossing the road at this point and extending northwardly in front of the east woods to Puffenberger Lane, beyond which the reserve artillery of the 1st Army Corps was established." Postcard number: P18378.
Contributor:Kelley, Frank D.
Provider:Colourpicture Publishers (Firm)
Kelley's Studio
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Massachusetts
Boston
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Hagerstown
Temporal subject: 1941-1950
1951-1960
1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Sharpsburg
Topical subjects:Cannons
Battlefields
Antietam National Battlefield (Md.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genre:Postcards
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
War, Military
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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