W. Momberger. “Storming of Fort Donelson.” 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.
A strong engraving of the Battle of Fort Donelson 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 Union Troops storming the fort.