Ft. Sanders, Knoxville, Tenn.

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Title:Ft. Sanders, Knoxville, Tenn.

Stereograph view of Orville Elias Babcock (1835-1884) sitting on a stump and Orlando M. Poe (1832-1895) standing. The men are facing each other. In the background are rolling hills, apparently ravaged and covered with tree stumps. Inscribed on verso: "Fort Sanders, Knoxville, Tenn. [March 21st 1864] Showing Salient assaulted by Longstreet forces Nov. 29th, 1863. Portraits of O. M. Poe, O. E. Babcock - U. S. Engineers."

Local identification number: ULPA 1986.87.79

Subjects:Battlefields | Portraits | United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel--Union | Generals--American--1860-1870 | Generals | Military officers | United States. Army. Corps of Engineers | Poe, O. M. (Orlando Metcalfe), 1832-1895 | Babcock, Orville Elias, 1835-1884
Collection:General Orlando M. Poe Collection, 1836-ca. 1890
Institution:University of Louisville Libraries
Original Material:

2.25 x 6.75 in. b&w stereograph. Item Number ULPA 1986.87.79 in the General Orlando M. Poe Collection, University of Louisville Photographic Archives.

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Orlando M. Poe Collection, 1836-1890



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