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Defenses of Richmond and Petersburg

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After General Grant failed to capture Richmond and Petersburg in the spring of 1864, he settled in to subdue the Confederacy by surrounding Petersburg and cutting off General Lee's supply lines into the cities for the next several months.This item was part of the Lincoln exhibit Rotation 5 Lincoln and Civil War: Gettysburg to Appomattox

Topics: United States History--Civil War, 1861-1865; United States History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Maps
Publisher: Indiana Historical Society
Year: 1864
OAI identifier: oai:images.indianahistory.org:dc008/581
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