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Porter's fleet passing the dam at Alexandria

Porter's fleet passing the dam at Alexandria

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Print shows a dam constructed by Union troops to raise the water level to a depth that would enable Union ironclads to continue on the Red River at Alexandria, Louisiana.
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Illus. in: Harper's pictorial history of the Civil War / Alfred H. Guernsey and Henry M. Alden. Chicago : The Puritan Press Co., c1894, v. 2, p. 590.

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Date

01/01/1894
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Location

Alexandria (La.)31.31139, -92.44500
Google Map of 31.31138888888889, -92.44500000000001
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