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Memorial at Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, circa 1951-1969

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Summary:Memorial at Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, circa 1951-1969. Caption reads: "Erected to the memory of the 606 men of all ranks commanded by Lt. Col. John W. Kimball of the 2nd Army Corps. Within 20 minutes of engaging the enemy troops of the brigades of Semmes, Early and Barksdale, more than 50 percent of the men had fallen." Postcard number: P18382.
Contributor:Kelley, Frank D.
Provider:Kelley's Studio
Colourpicture Publishers (Firm)
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: 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:Monuments & memorials
Battlefields
Antietam National Battlefield (Md.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Genre:Postcards
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
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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