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Old fortifications and Davis Monument, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:Old fortifications and Davis Monument, Richmond, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption read: "On Monument Ave., in the western portion of the city. To the left is shown a remnant of the original earth-works, which formed a part of the inner defenses of the city during the Civil War. The group of 'old' Confederate Veterans standing near lend an added interest to this fast- disappearing relic of the trying days of '61-'65. In the distance appears the superb 'Davis Monument.'" Postcard number: 46, A5427.
Provider:Southern Bargain House
Century:1901-2000
Printing place:North America
United States of America
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Virginia
Place of origin – Settlement:Richmond
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
1911-1920
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Richmond
Topical subjects:Monuments & memorials
Forts & fortifications
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865
Streets
Genre:Postcards
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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