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General Ulysses S. Grant Attempted to Take Vicksburg, Mississippi


The Siege of Vicksburg, 1863

This colorful lithograph recounts the 1863 battle at Vicksburg that took place on water and land

CREDIT: "Siege of Vicksburg--13, 15, & 17 Corps, Commanded by Gen. U.S. Grant, Assisted by the Navy Under Admiral Porter--Surrender, July 4, 1863," 1888. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-USZC4-1754.

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