Battle of Malvern Hill

Item Info

Item No: pdca00030
Title: Battle of Malvern Hill
Media Type: Engravings
Source: Print and Picture Collection

View of battlefield, July 1, 1862, on which Gen. Robert E. Lee launched a series of disjointed assaults on the nearly impregnable Union position on Malvern Hill, Virginia. Lines of Union soldiers prepare to do battle; officers, some on horseback, review the troops; smoke from cannon fire is visible on the battlefield in the far distance.

Civil War HMI Box 1

Creation Year: 1865
Creator Name: Chappel, Alonzo - Engraver