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Fortifications at Washington, D.C.

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DESCRIPTION

Stationery depicting the fortifications around Washington, D.C., during the second year of the Civil War: Arlington Heights, directly across the Potomac River, and the City of Arlington to the left. The letter was written by Rudolph Fine, a member of the 6th Wisconsin Infantry.

RECORD DETAILS

Image ID: 58923

Creation Date: 1862-04 before

Creator Name: Magnus, Charles, New York

City: Washington

County: 

State: District of Columbia

Collection Name: Fine, Rudolph : Civil War Letters, 1861-1862

Genre: Manuscript

Original Format Type: manuscript

Original Format Number: SC 2595

Original Dimensions: 5 x 4.5 inches

SUBJECTS

Cities and towns

Civil War, 1861-1865

Documents

Fortification

Human settlements

Intellectual life

Military art and science

Rivers

Water

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