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Soldiers fighting on the battlefield at Antietam

Unknown author; Kurz & Allison, Art Publishers, Chicago, U.S.A. / Restored by Michel Vuijlsteke [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Historical marker at the site of the Battle of Champion Hill, Mississippi

Ken Lund from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons

Battle of Chattanooga painting by Thure de Thulstrup

"Battle of Chattanooga" by Thure de Thulstrup (1880).

Battle of the Crater explosion artistic rendering

Waud, Alfred. "Scene of the explosion Saturday July 30th" Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

Image from page 342 of "The photographic history of the Civil War : in ten volumes" (1911), via Flickr.

"Havoc," effects of a 32-pound shell from gun of Second Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. Confederate caisson and eight horses destroyed. Fredericksburg, May 3, 1863. Capt. Andrew J. Russell. Mathew Brady Collection. [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Kurz & Alison, "Battle of Stone River." Library of Congress [Public domain]

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