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Destruction of Hood's Ordinance (Ordnance) Train



Destruction of Hood's Ordinance (Ordnance) Train
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Title: Destruction of Hood's Ordinance (Ordnance) Train
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. Plate 44

Image ID: 78966
Creation
Date:
1864 
Creator
Name:
Barnard, George N.
City, State: Georgia
Collection
Name:
Barnard, George N., Civil War Photographs
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
Photographs in this collection were taken by George N. Barnard as he accompanied General Sherman on his Atlanta Campaign.
Subjects: Trees
Explosions
Pedestrians
Railroads
Railroad tracks
Ordnance
Transportation, Military
Civil War, 1861-1865
Outdoor photography
 

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