US Civil War, BATTLE OF ANTIETAM Sharpsburg ~ Old 1868 Art Print Engraving RARE!
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BATTLE OF ANTIETAM - Gallant Charge of Gen. Burnside’s Division at the BridgeArtist: Alonzo Chappel ____________ Engraver: unknown !! PRINT DATE : This engraving was printed in 1868; it is not a modern reproduction in any way.
PRINT SIZE : Overall print size is 7 x 10 inches, image size is 5 1/2 by 7 5/8 inches. PRINT CONDITION : Condition is excellent. Bright and clean, some minor age spotting in the white borders surrounding the print. Blank on reverse. Paper is quality woven rag stock paper. SHIPPING : Buyer to pay shipping, domestic orders receive priority mail, international orders receive regular air mail unless otherwise asked for. We take a variety of payment options. Full payment details will be in our email after auction close.
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The Battle of Antietam (also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the South), fought on September 17, 1862, near Sharpsburg, Maryland, and Antietam Creek, as part of the Maryland Campaign, was the first major battle in the American Civil War to take place on Northern soil. It was the bloodiest single-day battle in American history, with about 23,000 casualties. After pursuing Confederate General Robert E. Lee into Maryland, Union Army Maj. Gen. George B. McClellan launched attacks against... read more