General Grant's Campaign

Historical Images of Philadelphia Americana
General Grant's Campaign

Item Info

Item No: pdca00001
Title: General Grant's Campaign
Additional Title: A Panoramic View of the Situation Around Petersburg
Media Type: Engravings
Source: Print and Picture Collection

Sketched by William Waud

Panoramic view listing; Point of Rocks Landing, Spring Hill Fort, Fort Clifton, and Petersburg.

Harper's Weekly, July 23, 1864


Seige of Petersburg, June 18, 1864 - April 2, 1865: longest seige in American history (9.5 months) - Image view to NNW at Appomattox River and backwaters.

Creation Year: ca. 1865
Creator Name: Waud, William - Artist