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Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Fortifications. The ditch,...

Yorktown, Virginia (vicinity). Fortifications. The ditch, dug by Cornwallis in 1781 was deepened by Gen. Magruder in 1862
1 negative (2 plates) : glass, stereograph, wet collodion.
  • Caption from negative sleeve: Fortifications near Yorktown, Va.
  • Two plates form left (LC-B811-2365A) and right (LC-B811-2365B) halves of a stereograph pair.
  • Corresponding print is in LOT 4166-J.
  • Forms part of Civil War glass negative collection (Library of Congress).
  • Civil War Glass Negatives and Related Prints
  • Civil War
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
  • Glass negatives--1860-1870.
  • Stereographs--1860-1870.
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