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First Bull Run - View of Battlefield

This photo depicts the Civil War's first battleground—known as "First Bull Run" or "First Manassas"—which was fought in Manassas, Virginia (not far from Washington City, as America's capital was known in July of 1861).

The Library of Congress maintains this photo and provides the following title and summary:

Bull Run, Va. View of the Battlefield

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, First Bull Run, July 1861.

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Media Credits

Library of Congress; photo part of a compilation by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge.

 

Additional notes, at the Library of Congress, about this photo:

 

  • Civil War photographs, 1861-1865 / compiled by Hirst D. Milhollen and Donald H. Mugridge, Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 1977. No. 0005
  • Title from Milhollen and Mugridge.
  • Two plates form left (LC-B811-1046B) and right (LC-B811-1046A) halves of a stereograph pair.
  • Corresponding print is in LOT 4167-E.
  • Forms part of Civil War glass negative collection (Library of Congress).

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