Capture of New Orleans


W. Momberger. “Capture of New-Orleans.” From John Abbott’s The History of the Civil War in America. Springfield, Mass.: Gurdon Bill., 1863-1866. 4 3/8 x 7 1/2. Steel engraving by H.B. Hall. Very good condition.

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A strong engraving of the capture of New-Orleans from John Abbott’s history of the Civil War.  This work included some of the best small, contemporary engravings of this conflict.  This image shows the U.S. Navy bombarding the city, shown in the distance.