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Topic: ditch

1851
1851
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1996
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1996
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Ditch of the Malakoff, battery gervais and rear of the redan / W. Simpson del. ; J. Needham, lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

Ditch of the Malakoff, battery gervais and rear of the redan / W. Simp...

Print shows a view of the earthworks, gabions, and passageways at the Malakoff, the primary Russian fortification before the city of Sevastopolʹ, with view of the city in the background.

Ditch of the Bastion du Mât / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith. ; Day & Son, Lithrs. to the Queen.

Ditch of the Bastion du Mât / W. Simpson del. ; E. Walker lith. ; Day ...

View of the earthworks showing spiked timbers, gabions, and openings to underground bomb shelters at the Bastion du Mât, a French redoubt at the far left of the British lines and facing the Russian Grand Redan ... more

Jeff's Race for the Last Ditch!

Jeff's Race for the Last Ditch!

Another version of Jefferson Davis's capture by Union cavalry. (See "The Chas-ed "Old Lady" of the Confederacy," no. 1865-11.) The image appears on the cover of a musical piece dedicated to Davis's captor, "Li... more

The last ditch polka d'accacia / drawn & engd. by H.F. Greene, Boston.

The last ditch polka d'accacia / drawn & engd. by H.F. Greene, Boston.

Sheet music cover celebrating Confederate president Jefferson Davis' confinement at Fort Monroe, after his capture by Union troops in May 1865. Davis is portrayed as a rat in a wire cage which in turn is sealed... more

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Irrigation ditch digging, Fort Morgan, Colo.

Photograph shows men spread out across the land using teams of horses to dig ditches for irrigation.

Jackson Ranch - Irrigating alfalfa; from the ditch to the check

Jackson Ranch - Irrigating alfalfa; from the ditch to the check

Man standing and man on horseback by a branch distributing ditch from the Calloway canal, Kern Co., Calif.

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

The last ditch / C. D. Gibson.

Drawing shows female symbol of Democracy pushing a German soldier labeled "Militarism" into a ditch in which a skeleton awaits him with open arms.