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Description: Group portrait of Sherman and his generals taken shortly after the Civil War in Mathew Brady's studio. From left to right: Maj. Gen. O.O. Howard, Maj. Gen....
Description: Earthworks in a field in foreground. In the middle distance is a small house with a fence. The Kenesaw Mountain is in the background.
Description: Elevated view of the ruins of the railroad roundhouse, with the city in the background. Men are posing on the train cars and engines.
Description: Aftermath of the battle at New Hope, a hillside covered with broken and barren trees.
Description: One of the Confederate defenses around the city, with a cannon and earthworks in the foreground. Tents are in the background among trees.
Description: Broken trees in front of a field with a fence. There is a small building on a hill in the background.
Description: Construction on the new capitol building. A church is behind the construction.
Description: Elevated view of commercial area of the city, taken after General Sherman marched through. Most of the buildings appear to be intact, but one of the build...
Description: Exterior of Fort Sumter. There are several men and a boat on the shoreline in the foreground.
Description: General Hood ordered a train full of gunpowder set on fire so that the Union Army couldn't use it, resulting in a series of explosions.
Description: An earth mound with some burlap sacks covering it. Many barren trees surround the scene.
Description: Two men stand on either side of an opening in the earthworks at Allatoona Pass. Mountains are in the distance.
Description: A rocky ridge with bushes and scrub atop Mission Ridge is in the foreground. Orchard Knob is in the distance. The valley where the fighting took place is i...
Description: View looking out from one of the Confederate defenses around the outside of the city. Wooden palisades surround the earthworks. Houses and other buildings...
Description: View of Ringgold in the far distance. A tree and pile of rubble, perhaps the remains of a fireplace, in the foreground.
Description: The aftermath of the Battle of Peach Tree Creek. Union graves are in the foreground, with a field in the middle, and a forest in the background.
Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
Description: A large fountain with statues. Two (Union?) soldiers are on the far side.
Description: The interior of Fort Sumter showing the battlements.
Description: Elevated view over storefronts and the river.
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