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Crater Museum, Petersburg National Military Park, Petersburg, Virginia, circa 1961-1980

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Summary:Crater Museum, Petersburg National Military Park, Petersburg, Virginia, circa 1961-1980. Caption reads: "Outstanding features at this park are the Crater, where Union Forces made an unsuccessful attempt to break through the Petersburg defense by undermining and blowing up a Confederate position." Postcard number: P17486.
Creator:Ruth, C.H.
Provider:General Sales Service
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:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Roanoke
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
1971-1980
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Petersburg
Topical subjects:United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Galleries & museums
Petersburg National Battlefield (Va.)
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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