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Panorama after capture by Federal troops, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Alternate title:Panorama of Richmond, VA. October 1865
Summary:Panorama after capture by Federal troops, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "Panorama of Richmond, VA. after its capture by Federal troops. Looking from Gamble's Hill (top) northeast toward the Capitol; (bottom) southeast toward James River and Manchester. Ruins of State Armory, mills and factories in foreground. Wood engravings from Illustrated London News, Oct. 21, 1865, from photographs by Gardner." Postcard number: S34867.
Provider:Mayer Post Card Company
Valentine Museum
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: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Richmond
Topical subjects:Cityscapes
War destruction & pillage
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Richmond (Va.) -- History -- Siege, 1864-1865
Wood engravings
Panoramic views
ArchivesUM location:Institute of American Deltiology postcard collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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