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Burnside Bridge, Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, circa 1930-1944

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Summary:Burnside Bridge, Antietam Battlefield, Sharpsburg, Maryland, circa 1930-1944. Caption reads: "The Battle of Antietam (sometimes called Sharpsburg) was the bloodiest battle of the great Civil War. This old landmark shows the scene of some of the hardest fighting and is in excellent state of preservation. The battlefield, now a National Monument, is located a few miles south of Boonsboro, thirteen miles east of Hagerstown, near U.S. 40." Postcard number: 49, 9A-H38.
Provider:Marken & Bielfeld, Inc.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Frederick
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Geographical subject – Settlement:Sharpsburg
Geographical subject – District:Antietam National Battlefield
Topical subjects:Battlefields
Antietam National Battlefield (Md.)
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
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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